Today we are about to highlight the original and not often used in modern houses design idea – hidden doors leading to different purpose secret rooms. Such a design solution is sending us back to the royal intrigues and castles with underpasses, secret boudoirs, treasuries and other romantic spaces. Who said that it is not time and place for these designs in out modern homes? Hidden doors will organically blend into your private house or multilevel apartment if you follow a few simple steps revealed in this secret rooms with hidden doors modern design ideas collection. Such design solution will definitely add some scent of adventurism to your home and maybe even provide you with private secluded space for personal needs.
Above you can see the extremely functional, harmonizing, compact and actual for small apartments design of the small loft studio-apartment. It is able to accommodate almost every necessary functional area on the minimal amount of free space. It is not often we can meet a living room with built-in home office, kids’ place, laundry and kitchen mounted within one wall unit and provided with doors that create smooth straight wall and save the inner space from dust saving your time on cleaning.
The hidden doors with hiding behind them secret spaces can be conventionally divided by rooms in which they are located. These most often can be living rooms, libraries with uncommon cases in kitchen and entryways. The most of such “spy-places” are located behind the cupboards and false walls.
Secret rooms with hidden doors modern design ideas. Living room location
You can easily transform your living room into more attractive and functional space by planning it with hidden boudoir, panic room etc. This layout won’t take much effort if you already have some estimation regarding the secret zones. Either way, we can help you a bit with the most common variants of designing the secret rooms right in the living.
- Kids’ room. That is a very convenient option for young families with little babies. You will especially please your boy as it is the most intriguing for little adventurers to have their own secret place full of mystery and separated from any other spaces.
Boy’s room located in the cabinet is a very creative idea. But keep in mind that it is most pertinent for teenagers as such design can turn traumatic for small children.
- The most demanded from safety point of view is the secret room where you can store all of your valuables and savings. The wooden cabinet would never betray the location of safe room.
- The similar situation is with panic room or armory. It is very expedient to hide the areas where no one should have access. Especially if it is done in such exquisite, aesthetically pleasing manner.
- Kitchen. You will be surprised but the most nimble homeowners find the possibility to hide an extra kitchen near the room for rest.
Library based secret rooms
Wide range of different locations can also be hidden in the library. The room for reading is the most inconspicuous regarding the possibility of accommodating the secret space. Nobody, even your close friends would never think that you have such a place until you show it to them personally.
Library should have plenty of cabinets and racks with books and this is a great chance to disguise an extra space in the wall.
This can be virtually any possible functional space that you always dreamed about. Why not to mask the dressing room between two cabinets with books?
The big space allows to hide even the living room in two-storey studio apartment.
The most adventurous homeowners are able to accommodate even a whole bathroom behind the wall.
Or it can be a gym for active sports time. Yeah, there is some logic in locating gym in the library. It says: “Don’t turn into a bookwarm. Workout!”.
Secret rooms in other locations
The bathroom itself can contain a secret door leading to the sauna. And it can be arranged in a very nice way, nobody will notice the extra possibilities of the bathroom.
Entryway furniture can be supplemented with swivel cabinet for books with the ability to find a stairs to the higher levels of the private house.
…or it can be a way to the ground floor with other functional areas.
Originally decorated bathroom can contain the hidden door to the bathroom. Imagine how comfortable it is to relax after a hard day in the bath and go asleep literally in two steps from it.
Kids’ room also can be organized in a small area under the stairs. It will become the favorite space in the house for your children.
Dining room or kitchen can easily accommodate such very important room as laundry. Its entrance can be hidden into one of the numerous cabinets.