101 Traditional Primary Bedroom Ideas (Photos)

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Elegant primary bedroom with amazing wood flooring and two side-by-side small square ottomans.
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This primary bedroom features a wooden bed graced with intricate detailing. It is mirrored in the nightstands topped with traditional table lamps.
Source: Don Gardner

This primary bedroom features a wooden bed graced with intricate detailing. It is mirrored in the nightstands topped with traditional table lamps.

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Primary bedroom with carpet flooring, natural wood furnishings, and white framed windows dressed in charming striped valances.
Source: Architectural Designs

Primary bedroom with carpet flooring, natural wood furnishings, and white framed windows dressed in charming striped valances.

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Pristine white walls and light hardwood flooring combine to give this primary bedroom a light and airy feel. It is further enhanced by ample natural light streaming in from the framed windows.
Source: Architectural Designs

Pristine white walls and light hardwood flooring combine to give this primary bedroom a light and airy feel. It is further enhanced by ample natural light streaming in from the framed windows.

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Dark wood furnishings in this primary bedroom create a stunning contrast to the beige walls, carpet flooring, and a graceful tray ceiling.
Source: Don Gardner

Dark wood furnishings in this primary bedroom create a stunning contrast to the beige walls, carpet flooring, and a graceful tray ceiling.

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Primary bedroom with classic yellow and red scheme. It has traditional draperies and carpet flooring topped with a printed runner.
Source: Don Gardner

Primary bedroom with classic yellow and red scheme. It has traditional draperies and carpet flooring topped with a printed runner.

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The subtle yellow accents intensify the feminine charm in this primary bedroom. White furnishings, carpet flooring, and a wonderful Palladian window complete the look.
Source: Don Gardner

The subtle yellow accents intensify the feminine charm in this primary bedroom. White furnishings, carpet flooring, and a wonderful Palladian window complete the look.

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This primary bedroom with a custom headboard, rustic door, driftwood lamps, and forest artwork brings you closer to nature.
Source: Architectural Designs

This primary bedroom with a custom headboard, rustic door, driftwood lamps, and forest artwork brings you closer to nature.

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This is a spacious and bright bedroom that has a beige carpeted flooring to match the beige walls and beige tray ceiling. The large gray bed is complemented by the fireplace on the far side and the row of tall windows at the sitting area.
Source: Architectural Designs

This is a spacious and bright bedroom that has a beige carpeted flooring to match the beige walls and beige tray ceiling. The large gray bed is complemented by the fireplace on the far side and the row of tall windows at the sitting area.

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This bedroom is warmed by a large fireplace with a wall-mounted TV above it. The walls of this bedroom are adorned with gray wallpaper and white wainscoting that goes well with the beige tufted bed.
Source: Architectural Designs

This bedroom is warmed by a large fireplace with a wall-mounted TV above it. The walls of this bedroom are adorned with gray wallpaper and white wainscoting that goes well with the beige tufted bed.

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This other bedroom has a long cushioned built-in bench across from the bed. This is placed under the row of windows for a comfortable reading nook with lovely pastel-colored cushions to match the walls above the wainscoting.
Source: Architectural Designs

This other bedroom has a long cushioned built-in bench across from the bed. This is placed under the row of windows for a comfortable reading nook with lovely pastel-colored cushions to match the walls above the wainscoting.

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This is the primary bedroom with a large wooden sleigh bed that stands out against the earthy beige walls and bed sheets. This matches with the console table on the far side placed by the wide window that has curtains of the same tone as the bed sheet.
Source: Architectural Designs

This is the primary bedroom with a large wooden sleigh bed that stands out against the earthy beige walls and bedsheets. This matches with the console table on the far side placed by the wide window that has curtains of the same tone as the bedsheet.

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The large dark wooden sleigh bed stands out against the warm gray walls and ceiling. On the far side of this bedroom is a comfortable sitting area with a couple of cushioned armchairs facing the tall windows.
Source: Architectural Designs

The large dark wooden sleigh bed stands out against the warm gray walls and ceiling. On the far side of this bedroom is a comfortable sitting area with a couple of cushioned armchairs facing the tall windows.

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The charming bed of this bedroom has a large dark wooden structure at the head to match the bedside drawers and cabinetry surrounding the fireplace across from the bed.
Source: Architectural Designs

The charming bed of this bedroom has a large dark wooden structure at the head to match the bedside drawers and cabinetry surrounding the fireplace across from the bed.

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The luxurious wooden four-poster bed is flanked by round bedside tables with table lamps. The bed is placed in a round room with curved tall gray walls and tall glass windows.
Source: The House Designers

The luxurious wooden four-poster bed is flanked by round bedside tables with table lamps. The bed is placed in a round room with curved tall gray walls and tall glass windows.

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This spacious primary bedroom has enough room for a comfortable sitting area on the other side of the bedroom with a two-way modern fireplace in the middle separating it from the bed area that has a tray ceiling over the metal-frame bed.
Source: The House Designers

This spacious primary bedroom has enough room for a comfortable sitting area on the other side of the bedroom with a two-way modern fireplace in the middle separating it from the bed area that has a tray ceiling over the metal-frame bed.

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This lovely white primary bedroom has a white bed with a cove ceiling has exposed wooden beams that follow the lay of the cove ceiling. The carved wood mantle of the fireplace stands out against the white walls.
Source: Redfin

This lovely white primary bedroom has a white bed with a cove ceiling has exposed wooden beams that follow the lay of the cove ceiling. The carved wood mantle of the fireplace stands out against the white walls.

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The complicated pattern of the black carpeted flooring provides a nice contrast to the uniformity of the pink traditional bed, bed cushioned armchair, and pink bedside tables against the pink walls.
Source: Redfin

The complicated pattern of the black carpeted flooring provides a nice contrast to the uniformity of the pink traditional bed, bed cushioned armchair, and pink bedside tables against the pink walls.

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This bedroom has a chic floral bedsheets and matching pillows on the traditional bed that has an elegant headboard. This is contrasted by the black patterned carpeted flooring.
Source: Redfin

This bedroom has chic floral bedsheets and matching pillows on the traditional bed that has an elegant headboard. This is contrasted by the black patterned carpeted flooring.

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The amazing modern fireplace is inlaid in the wall like a flat screen TV floating and mounted paired with an abstract yellow painting above that stands out against the pink walls, bed and carpeted flooring.
Source: Redfin

The amazing modern fireplace is inlaid in the wall like a flat-screen TV floating and mounted paired with an abstract yellow painting above that stands out against the pink walls, bed and carpeted flooring.

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This primary bedroom has a huge bed with a tall cushioned white headboard in the middle of two windows, lamps and bedside cabinets. The bed has a white sofa at the foot and a large mirror on the side.
Source: Redfin

This primary bedroom has a huge bed with a tall cushioned white headboard in the middle of two windows, lamps and bedside cabinets. The bed has a white sofa at the foot and a large mirror on the side.

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The gray cushioned headboard of the traditional bed matches the pair of table lamps on wooden bedside drawers that stand out against the beige carpeted flooring.
Source: Redfin

The gray cushioned headboard of the traditional bed matches the pair of table lamps on wooden bedside drawers that stand out against the beige carpeted flooring.

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This large primary bedroom has hardwood flooring and pink walls adorned with framed artworks and a fireplace that has a pink mantle supporting the flat screen TV above.
Source: Redfin

This large primary bedroom has hardwood flooring and pink walls adorned with framed artworks and a fireplace that has a pink mantle supporting the flat-screen TV above.

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This primary bedroom has a charming inlaid with tiles and a wooden mantle that matches the hardwood flooring topped with a light gray area rug underneath the traditional bed with patterned sheets.
Source: Redfin

This primary bedroom has a charming inlaid with tiles and a wooden mantle that matches the hardwood flooring topped with a light gray area rug underneath the traditional bed with patterned sheets.

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The gray velvet bed is paired with a gray velvet bench at the foot of the bed. This hue is also reflected on the bedside tables and the wall-mounted lights. This is given a nice background of beige walls and hardwood flooring.
Designed by: Oleg Kodt Architect & Design

The gray velvet bed is paired with a gray velvet bench at the foot of the bed. This hue is also reflected in the bedside tables and the wall-mounted lights. This is given a nice background of beige walls and hardwood flooring.

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The wall behind the gray headboard has a lovely mural of birds on branches and a clock in the middle. The bed is flanked by two elegant wooden bedside drawers with a couple of table lamps on it.
Designed by: Oleg Kodt Architect & Design

The wall behind the gray headboard has a lovely mural of birds on branches and a clock in the middle. The bed is flanked by two elegant wooden bedside drawers with a couple of table lamps on it.

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This charming traditional bedroom has green floral walls that serve as a nice background for the wooden dresser that complements the hardwood flooring. There is a light gray area rug underneath the gray bed with a green cushioned bench at the foot of the bed.
Designed by: Oleg Klodt Architectural Bureau

This charming traditional bedroom has green floral walls that serve as a nice background for the wooden dresser that complements the hardwood flooring. There is a light gray area rug underneath the gray bed with a green cushioned bench at the foot of the bed.

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The brown wooden traditional bed with wooden headboard is a nice complement to the background of a brown ceiling and walls with brown curtains for each window.
Designed by: Miller+Miller Real Estate

The brown wooden traditional bed with wooden headboard is a nice complement to the background of a brown ceiling and walls with brown curtains for each window.

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The light blue-green walls are filled with floral patterns that go nicely with the elegant intricate chandelier hanging over the purple velvet sheets of the beige traditional bed.
Designed by: Simutin Design

The light blue-green walls are filled with floral patterns that go nicely with the elegant intricate chandelier hanging over the purple velvet sheets of the beige traditional bed.

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The polished redwood element is the dominating force of this primary bedroom with a wooden bed and white ceiling that supports a two-tiered crystal chandelier over the seating area near the windows.
Designed by: Simutin Design

The polished redwood element is the dominating force of this primary bedroom with a wooden bed and white ceiling that supports a two-tiered crystal chandelier over the seating area near the windows.

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The white tray ceiling, gray walls and beige carpeted flooring is paired with a white traditional bed that has a couple of eclectic green cushioned stools by its foot.
Designed by: Garrison Hullinger

The white tray ceiling, gray walls, and beige carpeted flooring are paired with a white traditional bed that has a couple of eclectic green cushioned stools by its foot.

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The colorful green and blue patterned comforted of the traditional bed adds a dash of color and pattern to the simple designs of this bedroom that has a beige carpeted flooring paired with beige walls and ceiling.
Designed by: Garrison Hullinger Interior Design

The colorful green and blue patterned comforted of the traditional bed add a dash of color and pattern to the simple designs of this bedroom that has a beige carpeted flooring paired with beige walls and ceiling.

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The tall shed ceiling has massive exposed wooden beams that seem to dwarf the other elements of this spacious primary bedroom that has a fireplace with a sitting area and red patterned area rug over the hardwood flooring.
Designed by: Meridith Baer Home

The tall shed ceiling has massive exposed wooden beams that seem to dwarf the other elements of this spacious primary bedroom that has a fireplace with a sitting area and red patterned area rug over the hardwood flooring.

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The white cushioned headboard of the traditional bed is framed with golden intricate patterns that stand out against the light gray walls with subtle similar patterns that mirror the elegant chandelier.
Designed by: Brain Factory

The white cushioned headboard of the traditional bed is framed with golden intricate patterns that stand out against the light gray walls with subtle similar patterns that mirror the elegant chandelier.

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The traditional bed has a maroon cushioned headboard that extends to the wall behind the behind the bedside table and their white table lamps. The fireplace with a light gray mantle is a nice capstone to the overall aesthetic.
Designed by: Roselind Wilson Design

The traditional bed has a maroon cushioned headboard that extends to the wall behind the bedside table and their white table lamps. The fireplace with a light gray mantle is a nice capstone to the overall aesthetic.

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The light gray walls are accented with multiple wall-mounted framed artworks that stand out against its hue. This is paired with a beige ceiling that has exposed beams and a beige bed with cushioned headboard.
Designed by: Clay Construction

The light gray walls are accented with multiple wall-mounted framed artworks that stand out against its hue. This is paired with a beige ceiling that has exposed beams and a beige bed with cushioned headboard.

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The wooden pencil poster bed matches the elegance of the primary bedroom that has a sitting surrounded by curtained windows and brown walls with a strip of pattern at the top.
Designed by: Architectural Designs

The wooden pencil poster bed matches the elegance of the primary bedroom that has a sitting surrounded by curtained windows and brown walls with a strip of a pattern at the top.

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Chic floral patterns on the area rug, bedsheets and curtains provide a nice foreground for the hardwood flooring, dark wooden pencil poster bed and its wooden bedside drawers.
Designed by: Architectural Designs

Chic floral patterns on the area rug, bedsheets and curtains provide a nice foreground for the hardwood flooring, dark wooden pencil poster bed, and its wooden bedside drawers.

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The stark white ceiling and hardwood flooring are a nice background for the green walls with a white-mantled fireplace beside the white bed as well as the green area rug at the foot of the bed.
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The stark white ceiling and hardwood flooring are a nice background for the green walls with a white-mantled fireplace beside the white bed as well as the green area rug at the foot of the bed.

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There is a charming fireplace with a mantle that blends with the beige walls and tray of the ceiling that has a white center. This is paired well with the dark wooden bed and cabinets and drawers.

There is a charming fireplace with a mantle that blends with the beige walls and tray of the ceiling that has a white center. This is paired well with the dark wooden bed and cabinets and drawers.

This eclectic primary bedroom has a lovely beige carpeted flooring that is paired with beige walls that makes the white ceiling stand out against the velvet brown traditional bed and its cushioned armchairs.

This eclectic primary bedroom has a lovely beige carpeted flooring that is paired with beige walls that makes the white ceiling stand out against the velvet brown traditional bed and its cushioned armchairs.

There is a blank white canvas hanging over the cushioned headboard of the traditional bed that stands out against the light gray carpeted flooring and its two bedside drawers and ottoman at the foot of the bed.

There is a blank white canvas hanging over the cushioned headboard of the traditional bed that stands out against the light gray carpeted flooring and its two bedside drawers and ottoman at the foot of the bed.

The large wooden sleigh bed that blends in with the hardwood flooring has beige sheets that go well with the beige walls and white ceiling. There is a nice seating area by the foot of the bed that has a cushioned bench over a  light gray area rug.

The large wooden sleigh bed that blends in with the hardwood flooring has beige sheets that go well with the beige walls and white ceiling. There is a nice seating area by the foot of the bed that has a cushioned bench over a  light gray area rug.

This festive primary bedroom has a traditional bed with a cushioned headboard that is flanked by shuttered windows and bedside cabinets that complement the beige walls.

This festive primary bedroom has a traditional bed with a cushioned headboard that is flanked by shuttered windows and bedside cabinets that complement the beige walls.

This primary bedroom has a traditional bed with a wooden headboard that matches the bedside drawers and dresser that has a built-in mirror above it.

This primary bedroom has a traditional bed with a wooden headboard that matches the bedside drawers and dresser that has a built-in mirror above it.

The white ceiling has exposed wooden beams that pair well with the wooden headboard and the bedside drawers flanking it. This headboard is topped with three wall-mounted artworks.

The white ceiling has exposed wooden beams that pair well with the wooden headboard and the bedside drawers flanking it. This headboard is topped with three wall-mounted artworks.

There is a lovely seating area at the foot of the traditional bed that has a two-seater beige sofa that matches with the cushioned headboard of the bed. The elegant vanity area by the beige wall is made of varnished wood.

There is a lovely seating area at the foot of the traditional bed that has a two-seater beige sofa that matches with the cushioned headboard of the bed. The elegant vanity area by the beige wall is made of varnished wood.

The light green walls of this primary bedroom makes the dark wooden dresser stand out as well as the sleigh bed and the bedside drawers on each side of it.

The light green walls of this primary bedroom make the dark wooden dresser stand out as well as the sleigh bed and the bedside drawers on each side of it.

The white tray ceiling has a beige accent that complements the white elegant chandelier hanging over the wooden sleigh bed that matches with the leather sing-seat sofa by the French windows.

The white tray ceiling has a beige accent that complements the white elegant chandelier hanging over the wooden sleigh bed that matches with the leather sing-seat sofa by the French windows.

The fireplace of this primary bedroom has a white mantle that complement the beige walls and white tray ceiling. The hardwood flooring contrasts this as well as the traditional wooden bed with a cushioned headboard.

The fireplace of this primary bedroom has a white mantle that complements the beige walls and white tray ceiling. The hardwood flooring contrasts this as well as the traditional wooden bed with a cushioned headboard.

Welcome to the gallery of tried and true traditional primary bedroom design ideas. We hope you find some inspiration to get those creative muses flowing!

Out of the 582,302 bedrooms we analyzed, Traditional styles were the second most popular with 22.03% of the rooms incorporating the design.

Traditional primary bedroom design ideas come from 18th century England, the French Countryside, and even exotic décor from lands in the East. British Colonial and Neoclassical touches are also abundant, making this style warm, inviting, and decadent all at the same time.

Enjoy this enormous gallery of traditional designs. We’ve included charts and tables below the gallery to showcase some of the more popular color and flooring options for this design style, as well as to help give you some ideas on what others have done.

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Data on Traditional Bedrooms

There are a lot of fine details that go into the traditional style, but the color and flooring of any room are its foundations. Here are some helpful charts and graphs detailing which options were found the most in the bedrooms we analyzed.

Balance the Colors

The traditional palette is balanced and slightly floral. All colors work together to create an inviting and comforting interior. Peach and darker greens can be found with splashes of dark purple and tans, or even bronze accents. White is also commonly used to denote fireplaces and windows, or found in lampshades.

Wooden tones were found in 1.25% of 332,061 analyzed bedrooms, which is a large part of traditional décor. Additionally, greens were used 3.53% of the time.

Subtle Wall Colors

Wall color is also an important factor, ranging from peach to olive or even blue. They will always be subtle in traditional design. Out of 173,576 bedrooms, blue was used in 9.87% of them while green appeared in 4.07%. Neutrals remain the most popular option.

Fireplaces Are Prominent

A traditional bedroom often features a fireplace, since they would have been a necessity during the era this design was born in. Out of 73,325 bedrooms, only 13,724 have a fireplace. Those that do usually feature a standard one, being found in 13.62% of the analyzed rooms.

The surrounding of the fireplace in a traditional design is often wood, which we found in 12.41% of 12,277 bedrooms.

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