The best bathroom accessories that shoppers absolutely love

Soak 'em up

Two pictures of bathrooms: one with a peach shower curtain and one with a pink bath and stripy bath mat
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Look here, peeps. Bathroom decor doesn’t need to be boring, okay? Just because it’s not the most thrilling room in the apartment, doesn’t mean that it can’t be bougied up. Want to know one great way of doing that? Choosing the right bathroom accessories, baby.

It’s def a good idea to go for ones that make the space work better for you — especially if you live in a smaller place that doesn’t have a lot to begin with. At the same time, you can still make sure that they’re super cute and fit in with The Aesthetic™.

I’ve rounded up a range of gorgeous bathroom accessories, covering all different parts of the bathroom. They’re also pieces that shoppers love, so you know that you’re in good company if you do fall in love with them (which I absolutely have, BTW).

Ready to glow up your bathroom? These are the pieces that will do all that and more…

The best bathroom accessories, as rated by shoppers

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From gorgeous matching sets to pretty finishing touches, these accessories will all make your apartment bathroom so much better…

The prices below were correct at the time of publishing this article.

Best bathroom accessory sets

Want to make everything matchy matching? Sets are a great way to instantly tie the space together. 

Best shower caddies

Give your shower a whole lotta power with caddies that can contain plenty of toiletries. 

Best shower curtains

Stop all that water sprinkling onto the floor with a shower curtain that keeps things cute and dry.

Best trash cans

Having a trash can is def a must in the bathroom — but that doesn’t mean that it can’t look hella cute.

Best bath mats

Can you imagine stepping out of a warm bath and shower, and having your tootsies land on a cold floor? NTY. 


What accessories do you put in a bathroom?

There are a range of different bathroom accessories, which you can pick and choose depending on your needs. These include:

  1. Bath mat
  2. Shower curtain
  3. Shower mat
  4. Shower caddy
  5. Soap dish/dispenser
  6. Shower squeegee 
  7. Shower shelf
  8. Mirror
  9. Toothbrush holders
  10. Towel rack

How do I choose the best bathroom accessories?

When choosing bathroom accessories, it’s first important to determine your needs and work out what will be essential for you. Next, consider the functionality of any accessories you’re looking at, and make sure that they’ll actually make your bathroom tasks easier. Then, see if they match your bathroom’s theme and aesthetic, so you can maintain a cohesive look. Finally, read the reviews of the products, and check to see if they are highly-rated products (such as the ones listed above). 

Where to buy bathroom accessories

How we chose these bathroom accessories

I scoured the internet to find a range of different products that are renter-friendly and small space friendly. Plus, I made sure to pick products with plenty of five-star reviews, that shoppers have used and loved in their own homes.

Eve Smallman
Staff Writer

Hi there! I’m a staff writer at Real Homes. I've been a lifestyle journalist for over five years, previously working as an editor across regional magazines. Before this, I graduated from Nottingham Trent University a degree in journalism, along with an NCTJ gold diploma. I love running, decorating my rented Victorian home, and discovering new cheeses.