34 | Source: Springs ApartmentsThis apartment feels almost sensual with rich woods in the cabinets and flooring plus pops of red in the furnishings. The layout is comfortable yet practical with just enough closets and a little extra space for entertaining.
1 | Visualizer: Jermey GamelinThis colorful single uses bright pops of color in its furnishings to liven up the neutral palette that brings together crisp and clean walls with light to medium hardwoods and natural tile.
We especially love the lime green in the kitchen, dining, and living areas!
23 | Via: Magic BricksJust enough space in this sunny apartment for entertaining a few friends comfortably while maximizing space.
17 | Source: College Student ApartmentsThe college apartment doesn’t need to feel like a closet. Here, 530 square feet looks lovely with modern hardwoods, simple furnishings, space for washer and dryer, and comfortably sized bathroom.
21 | Source: Crescent 9th StreetSimilar to the previous plan, this apartment showcases all of the same design features you loved about the last one, only now with added square footage to fit a small dining table.
16 | Source: Incore ResidentialThis unit is all about making the most of a narrow lot with each room cleverly laid out so that there’s a workspace, comfortable bedroom, combination kitchen and dining room, living room, bahtroom, large closet, and small balcony.
39 | Source: Marsh PropertiesGranite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and modern design touches make this studio a must-see.
15 | The Central Park Rexburg may be tiny, but it offers just enough space – and prime locale – to ensure residents’ comfort.
9 | Source: Springs ApartmentsThe next five floorplans are variations on a theme from Spring Apartments. Despite varying configurations, each home features a bedroom, large closet, kitchen and living area.
With more square footage, we also get a balcony, dining area, and breakfast table.
22 | Source: Crescent 9th StreetYour walk-in closet becomes even more functional as your washer and dryer stack and fit in perfectly. Laundry day just got a whole lot easier. As for the rest of the space, the ample windows ensures plenty of natural light plus the luxury amenities ensures you’ll live in supreme comfort.
37 | Source: Springs ApartmentsNeutrals abound in this compact yet cozy space. Closets offer plenty of storage, there’s a small patio ideal for a few plants, and large windows cast warm sunlight throughout the bedroom and living space.
23 | Source: Crescent 9th StreetSlanted walls and unique angles give this one bedroom apartment a one-of-a-kind look and feel. French doors lead out to a charming balcony from either your bedroom or your living area.
50 | Visualizer: HusoWhile this is another hotel suite, it could serve as inspiration for a studio apartment. Just look at the use of shape – incredible!
11 | Via: Space DartIn Mumbai, this one bedroom efficiency offers just enough space for relaxation and living – leave the rest of the excitement to the city itself.
44 | Source: MisoraWith the same amenities as the previous apartments, this design offers a great look and feel, only with more square footage and an adorable balcony.
19 | Source: Bridges at Kendall PlaceWant a one bedroom with plenty of kitchen space? Then you’ll love this plan, which showcases a gorgeous U-shaped kitchen complete with breakfast bar, lots of cabinetry, modern appliances, and granite countertops.
A gourmet’s dream! As for the rest of the space, the modern furnishings (like that AMAZING rug) and the charming details (large windows, recessed lighting throughout, and a charming balcony) make this space unforgettable.
3 | Designer: ADD IncDesigned by ADD Inc., this smaller-than-market apartment (called a micro unit) made its debut in Boston and was profiled in both the Boston Globe and Metro. It showcases 300-square-feet of usability with flexible storage, wrap around counter that doubles as work and entertaining space, and a polished concrete floor for utility.
35 | Source: Springs ApartmentsOn an upper floor, this apartment has the modern look and feel of a loft, complete with open floor plan, workspace, and luxury amenities.
42 | Source: MisoraThe L-shaped kitchen hugs a cute dining area while hints of blue in the furnishings throughout give this charming walk-up unforgettable personality.
While a one bedroom space might seem dinky compared to a suburban McMansion or a Dubai penthouse, the truth is that one bedroom homes have a lot of advantages. Not only is it plenty of room for a single person or even a couple, but less space means less cleaning, and more time to simplify your life. One bedroom houses and apartments can be spacious or conservative, depending on what you need. The floor plans in this post should help you to decide whether it’s time for you to downsize and let you see just how many options you have.
19 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaThis spacious one bedroom includes two entrances for its huge bath, which is quite convenient.
9 | Via: FourwallFuturistic design doesn’t always need to be drastic. While this apartment keeps an open floor plan, it’s the bold choices in furnishings and layout that give it a forward-thinking look and feel.
16 | Designer: Studio GreendeLooking for futuristic charm? Look no further than this studio.
25 | Source: Bhujbal BrothersStorage space is at a minimum here but a laundry room and balcony mean its comfortable enough.
5 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaIn a similar configuration we see a little less floor space and no formal indoor dining area, but still plenty of room to relax and entertain.
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43 | Source: MisoraLong an lean, this walk up apartment is all about utilizing a compact space. It features one bedroom, one bathroom, two large closets, and a combined living, kitchen, and dining space.
39 | Source: The CapitolThis Oklahoma City charmer showcases a charming patio, large windows, two closets, a slim but highly functional kitchen, and a historic look and feel (even with the modern updates!)
5 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaLove outdoor entertaining? Then you’ll adore this comfortable one bedroom complete with a large outdoor patio.
14 | Source: Namrata GroupPutting the balcony entrance off the bedroom makes this cheerful apartment pretty and private.
28 | Source: Paragon ApartmentsA galley kitchen, lots of closet space, a bathroom complete with sink and vanity, and a simple yet smart floor plan make this apartment a well-thought out space for anyone.
1 | Source: Country ViewThis modern one bedroom has all the trappings of a slick bachelor pad from a dark gray interior to a private balcony, perfect for an afternoon cocktail.
6 | Source: Australian National UniversityEven students can enjoy high design.
21 | Source: Guardian DevelopersEach corner of this apartment has its own purpose, with furniture getting a bit crowded in the bedroom and balcony.
13 | Source: Incore ResidentialLike the idea of an small but charming house? Then you’ll love this houseplan. Cheery pops of color brighten up the space, which offers a very symmetrical design that’s ideal for one who wants a place to relax, a place to entertain, and a place to get work done (this home offers all three!).
3 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaA spacious outdoor area and massive walk-in closet means this one bedroom could easily work for a couple – even when they need alone time.
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29 | Source: Paragon ApartmentsThis one bedroom suite may look compact, but it offers enough space for a work area, walk-in closet, coat closet, laundry area, and comfortable living and dining areas.
6 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaImagine having a closet space that’s about the size of your kitchen. Yep, you’ve arrived in a fashionista’s paradise when you tour this apartment. A spacious bed and bath, HUGE walk-in closet, and a charming living space gives this comfortable and cozy one bedroom personality.
22 | Source: Delta RealtyDouble baths and a narrow kitchen might make this a good options for a couple just starting out.
49 | Sometimes luxury hotel suites can serve as an inspiration for small studio apartments. The above is actually a plan for a suite in the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, FL.
14 | Source: Incore ResidentialThis one bedroom floor plan shows off modern design elements like crisp hardwoods and an open flow. There’s ample closet and kitchen storage, plus a charming balcony and separate laundry.
7 | Designer: StyleroomDesigner Styleroom gives us a glimpse at a simple yet completely functional living space.
25 | Source: Paragon ApartmentsIn this modern apartment, you’ll fine simple lines, clean shapes, and a straightforward layout.
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10 | Source: Twin ArborsThis contemporary floor plan offers a comfortable yet light and bright space for a young couple or single to enjoy.
20 | Source: Crescent 9th StreetThis one bedroom features an incredibly large walk-in closet, modern L-shaped kitchen, a functional island/breakfast bar, good natural light, plus laundry, pantry, and linen closets.
5 | Designer: Archer StudiosThis small wonder comes courtesy of BuilderOnline.com and is designed by Archer Studios for the Silicon Valley workforce in San Jose, CA. Each unit features a living, dining and sleeping space, a kitchen, and a bath, with some featuring a balcony or a patio.
Measuring in at just under 300 square feet, these studios were designed after research into cruise ship cabins and other small spaces (to ensure complete usability). Premium finishing touches, like aluminum windows, stone composite kitchen counters, and stylish colors and textures.
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36 | Source: Springs ApartmentsA large foyer, charming balcony, and open floor plan give this one bedroom, one bathroom apartment a sense of style.
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3 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaSimilar to the apartment above, you’ll find the same luxury amenities that give this apartment charm, as well as a unique balcony space that’s perfect for perching on with a good book.
46 | Source: MisoraWith a dedicated workspace, comfortable room sizes, and luxury furnishings, this one bedroom and one bathroom apartment is a great fit for any young professional.
2 | Source: Multi Housing NewsThis micro apartment is all about proof of concept. This studio is a proposed design for the Boston Waterfront, where hundreds of these types of studios may be developed. This type of housing is designed for an eclectic, urban lifestyle where residents are expected to use their apartments to sleep and occasionally do some work, whereas recreational activities take place in common rooms, community facilities, or local businesses.
24 | Source: Crescent 9th StreetNarrow yet cozy, this modern apartment layout never sacrifices style or function.
18 | Source: SSGIn a creative layout, this bedroom is off the kitchen while the dining table sits near the entryway. The flow is not conventional, but it seems to work.
49 | Source: Crescent Cameron VillageA one bedroom apartment fit for an executive, this one bedroom and one bathroom apartment features it’s own private office, a large L-shaped kitchen with island, a cozy living area, balcony access, and quite possibly one of the largest walk-in closets we’ve ever seen in a one bedroom!
8 | Via: Arch PaperThis micro-apartment proposed by Berkley developer Patrick Kennedy, is also known as a “SmartSpace”, featuring 220-square-feet of space to San Francisco, CA. This unit is all about usability, with amenities designed to serve multiple purposes with a small footprint.
32 | Source: Kelvin GroveClean and modern, this one bedroom creation is all about designing a space that’s comfortable for work and sleep. The bedroom is cozy and the workspace impressive, with a large L-shaped desk and easy access to the bathroom and balcony.
45 | Source: MisoraThis one bedroom is large and open with a stunning kitchen complete with breakfast bar, a lovely dining and living area, a separate workspace, lots of closets, a nicely sized bathroom, and a huge outdoor space that’s ideal for entertaining – or indulging in some sunbathing and dining al fresco!
27 | Source: Paragon ApartmentsThis one bedroom delight is all about making the most of your space. The kitchen is L-shaped yet efficient with a built-in pantry and easy access to the dining area. Serve off of the shared counter/breakfast bar that’s open between the two spaces.
38 | Source: Springs ApartmentsThis contemporary one bedroom apartment has a small footprint but it’s anything but minimalist. Premium furnishings and amenities abound, along with large windows for natural light, space for a washer and dryer, and just enough open floor space for both an island bar and a small dining table.
8 | Via: FourwallThis one bedroom apartment looks like something out of the future with curved seating and walls in a large central living area, a modern kitchen, a large contemporary bathroom with whirpool tub, and luxurious hardwood details in the master bedroom and wardrobe.
9 | Source: Bay OaksIn Tampa, FL’s Bay Oaks, 400 square feet of living space can go a long way in getting modern housing near the beach.
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24 | Source: TitwalaA guest bath here means no one has to walk through the bedroom to use the facilities, which is always nice.
12 | Via: Space DartWith a small footprint, this Mumbai wonder showcases two outdoor spaces, a simple and straightforward layout, modern amenities, and over 500 square feet of living space.
If you enjoyed the 50 plans we featured for 2 bedroom apartments yesterday you will love this. The one bedroom apartment may be a hallmark for singles or young couples, but they don’t have to be the stark and plain dwellings that call to mind horror stories of the “first apartment” blues. Take in these gorgeous one bedroom apartment and house plans that showcase modern design and unique layouts to boot! See? That one bedroom doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. In fact, it can be quite the contrary!
16 | Visualizer: Tugs D SignThis apartment might lack a lot of space, but it’s a prefect, simple urban retreat.
4 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaThe open living area with a dining room and breakfast bar keeps this one bedroom light and airy.
42 | Visualizer: 3DM DigitalThis reminds us a bit of modern meets Mad Men. The shapes and the layout are ideal for singles or small couples with an appreciation for mid-century and modern design.
2 | Visualizer: 3D FloorplanzThis one bedroom includes a private office space, making it ideal for an artist or small business owner.
41 | Source: MisoraCheery blues dot this modern apartment design, but it may be the long and lean balcony that brings the biggest delight.
4 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaNatural light spills in to the living area and the bedroom in this contemporary apartment that’s ideal for the young professional. There’s a workspace, comfortable bathroom with dual sinks, large bedroom, modern kitchen, terrace and a laundry and storage area.
What more could one want?
10 | Source: Gateway ApartmentsGateway West Apartments also showcases high end interiors with small footprints.
15 | Visualizer: Nikolay KolevA massive balcony makes up for the small bedroom in this configuration.
17 | Visualizer: Thalia KamargaThis rendering is nothing short of incredible. The amount of work that has gone to this particular work boggles our mind because this looks as though it was crafted pixel by pixel in an image editing program.
50 | Visualizer: QB WizualizacjeUnique wall textures, designer furniture and an unusually lavish balcony makes this one special.
7 | Source: Benchmark DevelopersA simple one bedroom design keeps the living area separate from the bedroom for maximum sound insulation.
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33 | Source: Macquarie UniversityStudent housing for a single just got better with ample closet space, comfortable living areas, and a modern kitchen. Totally unlike the dorm horror stories you’ve heard!
8 | Via: Foundation DezinThis one bedroom has two baths which means no guests snooping through medicine cabinets.
13 | The Capitol on 28th also showcases premium views, with some tiny living units featuring outdoor spaces.
40 | Source: Gateway West ApartmentsIt’s hard to choose a favorite detail in this one bedroom, one bathroom apartment. Could it be the near full wall of windows? The combination counter and dining area? The huge walk-in closet? It’s all wonderful.
4 | Designer: Jonathan RoseThis micro apartment showcases high design along with smart thinking for small spaces, like 10′ floor to floor heights, hardwood floors and high quality finishes, and a charming balcony.
18 | Source: Bridges at Kendall PlaceOne bedroom never looked so sophisticated. In the bedroom, a large window lets sunlight stream in. In the kitchen, a combination island and dining area lends utility.
In the bathroom, a large sink and vanity space gives you plenty of room to get ready. A walk-in closet completes this suite.
Ah, the humble studio apartment. At one time, this dwelling was considered to be the home of starving artists. Today, it’s a symbol of efficiency and exceptional modern design. With the tiny house movement driving architects and interior designer to think small, it’s no surprise that the studio has become not only a source of inspiration for those that wish to live large with smaller square footage, but also maximize whatever space possible. In these 50 studio apartment plans, you’ll see living spaces that dazzle with their ingenuity, attention to detail, and unique design.
17 | Visualizer: 3dm DigitalFurniture takes up quite a bit of room in this one bedroom, but it doesn’t lack for seating.
30 | Source: Axis Wellington GreenThis apartment is a perfect rectangle with a large L-shaped kitchen with island, modern bed and bath, charming balcony, and ample closet space.
26 | Source: Paragon ApartmentsWith 960 square feet of living space, this one bedroom and one bathroom oasis is perfect for couples or the young professional seeking plenty of space for work and play. A spacious L-shaped kitchen delights the gourmet, a large walk-in closet can be great for storing gym equipment and wardrobes alike, a desk and work area in the bedroom allows for a simple home office, and a large bathroom complete with his and hers sinks ensures comfort.
The rest of the space is punctuated by an open floorplan with sliding glass doors out onto a small patio. Lovely!
18 | In Crescent Cameron Village, clean lines make this studio feel spacious and modern.
27 | Source: SolhausAngles don’t have to mean loss of space or utility. This interesting layout is still usable and comfortable.
20 | Via: MakaanThree balcony spaces may seem excessive, but there will be no Vitamin D deficiency here.
6 | Source: VishramA separate laundry room and cozy balcony make this upper level apartment perfectly comfortable.
12 | In Oklahoma City, OK’s Capitol on 28th building, 422 square foot micro units offer a simple yet luxurious living space.
47 | Designer: Acube BuildersVia: Kerala House DesignsA tiny house can be fun and functional, as seen in this design above.
32 | Source: Solis Sharon SquarePremium countertops, hardwood floors, and comfortable room sizes make even these small studios feel like luxury accommodations.
15 | Source: Incore ResidentialThis contemporary one bedroom apartment has a small balcony, functional u-shaped kitchen, and an en-suite bathroom accessible through both the common living area and the bedroom.
2 | Visualizer: Rishabh KushwahaThis modern one bedroom offers comfortable room sizes plus luxury amenities like a large tub, modern appliances, and granite countertops.
7 | Visualizer: Lorenzo DixonA large patio, lots of natural light, and just enough space for work and play gives this apartment a utility factor that’s enriched with luxurious furnishings.
48 | Source: Crescent Cameron VillageThis L-shaped apartment offers a spacious kitchen and breakfast bar, lots of windows, large closets in the bed and bath, plus a small patio. And oh, those hardwoods!
14 | Source: RentCafeFound on RentCafe, this small space shows that you can live comfortably without leaving a large footprint.
31 | Source: Keens CrossingIdeal as a first apartment, this modern one bedroom offers a comfortable kitchen and bathroom, a cozy living area and a large bedroom with lots of natural light.