Bathtubs with Special Placement

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Make the tub the star of your bath by putting it in a distinctive location.

Corner Bathtub

Built into the corner of this serene bath, the oversized tub utilizes otherwise unused space. Bathers enjoy a sunny spot under a bank of windows, yet the tub's placement maximizes the available floor space.

Bathtub Takes Center Stage

The sweeping lines of this elegant tub make it look more like a sculpture than a place to relax and get clean. Set in the center of a wet room that also includes a shower area, the tub sets the tone for an elegant and contemporary space.

Bathtub Connects with Nature

Soaking in this classic clawfoot tub gives a wrap-around view of the outdoors. Set on the second floor, the windows are devoid of window coverings, allowing every ounce of light to stream into the room.

Built-in Bathtub

The formality of this traditional bath is balanced by the coziness of the bathing nook. Surrounded by paneled walls, the built-in tub offers a secluded spot to soak. 

Divine Bathtub

A large picture window creates the perfect backdrop for a freestanding tub. Luxurious curtains frame the tub and cozy up the room full of hard surfaces.

Dramatic Bathtub Design

Surrounded in slabs of thick marble, this bathtub exudes elegance. Gracefully perched in front of two extra-tall window, the tub is not only a relaxing retreat but also a stunning showpiece in a glamorous bath.

Outdoor Bathtub

Step outside and unwind in this vintage-style claw-foot tub located on a deck overlooking a valley. The old-fashioned tub style contrasts with the contemporary look of the bathroom and adds a rustic feel to this spa-like bath in the mountains.

Cozy Bathtub

Set next to a wall of windows, this bath features a charming indoor-outdoor feel. The sculptural tub is tucked on the wall opposite the vanity. Light floods the space, and wide-plant wood floors coordinate with the natural look of the tub.

En Suite Bathtub

In a room that feels more like a living room than bathroom, the curvaceous tub is the obvious focal point. A cozy rug, fireplace and crystal chandelier make this tub a favorite spot to relax.

Raised Bathtub

Two stone steps bring you up to this deep soaking tub. The distinctive design is great for a relaxing soak with your body fully immersed.

Private Bathtub

Beautiful mosaic tile takes this combination tub and shower to the next level. The shower curtain is perfect for creating a secluded getaway when enjoying a long soak.

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