If you are designing your home, you must be looking for exotic living room designs that will make your home look luxurious but inviting and comfortable at the same time. One thing is clear, you don’t need to have a huge, luxurious house to have a living room that looks exotic and beautiful. Your living room doesn’t need to be big; even small spaces can be turned into plush, inviting places where you can comfortably sit down with your family and have a great time.
Recent years have seen a shift in living room designs from formal drawing room like styles to more comfortable and inviting designs. These days, a living room serves as both an entertaining space for guests and as a regular place where the family sits down. While a living room must look beautiful and glamorous, it should be so comfortable and cozy that you can sit with your legs propped up without any second thought.
Here are 100 of our best picks of living room designs you will definitely fall in love with.
1- Earthy Tones
This living room with beige furniture and earthy tones looks really inviting and comfortable. The furniture looks super comfortable and I especially like the wall colors. This is the place you can wind down and relax after a tiring day at work.
2- Neutrals and Beiges
This neutral color themed living space looking out onto a large patio receives plenty of natural light and looks really cozy.
3- Small but Comfortable
This design really proves that you don’t need a large living room to create a luxurious space. This small room with an open area kitchen and access to balcony has been transformed into a very luxurious and glamorous space.
4- A Small Inviting Room
This is the place where you can ultimately relax. The neutral colored furniture, stone walls and a cozy fireplace set the theme for a contemporary living room.
5- The Ultimate Family Room
With the mezzanine overlooking this small two story living room with off white and brown color theme, this can easily be called the ultimate family room.
6- A Luxurious Setting
This large living room located at the center of this open concept home speaks of luxury and class. The furniture looks traditional with round sofa set and vintage coffee tables and side tables. The patterned rug further adds to the elegance of this place.
7- A Classy Living Room Design
This living room looks really elegant and classy with a modern gas fireplace and armchairs placed near it where you can sit down and relax during a chilly day.
8- Tropical Theme
This tropical themed living room with brown colored furniture, dark walls, brown carpeting and green plants looks really luxurious and classy.
9- Bright and Cozy
Neutral themes are common in living rooms but what makes this design stand out is the large two story window and plenty of natural light illuminating the space as well as the elevated ceiling with exposed wood beams.
10- A Formal Setting
If you don’t have a separate drawing room in your house, try this formal setting in your living room. The brown furniture and lots of décor make this room comfortable yet formal.
11- The Ultimate in Coziness
This is my perception of “cozy”. This small living room tucked into alcove adjacent to the staircase looks really comfortable and plush. This is the place I can comfortably spend my whole day lying down and doing nothing but relaxing.
12- A Vintage Design
Brown leather furniture, classic oriental rug, wood flooring, a series of French doors leading to a large patio, and brick arches lining the inner side leading to other parts of the home give this living room a vintage look.
13- A Comfortable Place To Entertain
With an entertainment system and off white leather sofas, this is the ultimate entertainment room for the family. Glass ceiling and large windows add comfort and coziness to this room.
14- Intimate Formal Design
The crystal chandelier makes this room look really elegant and beautiful. It leads to a large patio and receives lots of natural light.
15- Family Entertainment Room
This is the ultimate living room design that will comfortably accommodate the whole family while they watch TV. Wood flooring and floor-to-ceiling bookshelves make this room really elegant.
16- Casual but Classy
Wood flooring, white armless sofa and chairs, white and grey walls, white patterned rug along with the multitude of family pictures lined up on the wall make this living room casual but classy.
17- A Living Room Design Worth Loving
An extra-long sofa lining the wall, contemporary style coffee table, a patterned rug and white tiled floor make this living room really classy and elegant. A crystal chandelier further adds to the elegance of this room.
18- Shared Living and Dining
This room has a comfortable and classy look with a dining table tucked into the corner. The dining table design with restaurant style sofas is really unique.
19- A Modern Design
This living room design speaks of the modern taste of the homeowner. The exterior grey rock wall looks really classy. Second floor overlooks this living room with contemporary style sofa set and dining table.
20- Ultimate Luxury
This living room is utmost luxurious with a mini bar, lounge with classy neutral colored furniture and an overall vintage look. The room has a large retractable wall opening to an outdoor patio.
21- Bright and Cozy
The room features an L-shaped sofa open to a large rock fireplace where a place can relax on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Adjacent to the living room is a large dining table. The open concept living space has floor-to-ceiling windows that bring in plenty of natural light.
22- Modern but Simple
This is a really simple design with white sofas, high pile rug, and contemporary style coffee table. Though simple, it looks really modern and stylish.
A great example of a clean, crisp and elegant living room with white striped sofas, dark brown rug, white tiled floor, and simple glass topped coffee table. Though there is nothing extra ordinary about it, the room speaks of utmost elegance.
24- Splashed with Blue
If you are tired of neutrals, try this different color theme of grey and white with splashes of blue.
25- Splashed with Green
The green splashes bring in a little color to an otherwise neutral themed living room. This small living room with large windows looks really comfortable and inviting.
26- Elegantly Simple
This simple living room design looks really elegant with large L-shaped leather sofa in cream color, modern fireplace and simple décor.
27- Classy in Brown
This brown color theme looks really classy. The dark brown sofa sets a good contrast against other light tones including the off white and beige rug.
28- A Relaxing Ambiance
The off white fabric furniture, neutral color theme with a cozy fire place set a relaxing ambiance in this living room. A French door leads to an outdoor patio.
29- A Balanced Color Tone
This beautiful living room with contrasting shades of light and dark colors looks really exotic.
30- A Classic Combination
The beauty of this living room is all because of the classic color combination of off white and navy blue, which has transformed this small room into a comfortable, cozy place.
31- Beige with Splashes of Color
Though the overall color theme is neutral, more specifically beige, the room has a dazzling look because of the splashes of color like in the multi colored cushions and the light grey armless chairs.
32- A Dazzling Look
This living room with dining table and door leading to a patio looks exotic because of the multitude of different colors that are splashed in this otherwise neutral themed room. The colors are carefully matched to give an elegant look.
33- The Beauty of Neutrals
Neutral theme can sometimes be very boring but this living room with open kitchen, dining nook and beige sofas with green and yellow splashes of color look anything but boring.
34- A Formal Vintage Look
If you prefer a vintage look, this design is a must to see. The large ornate wood entertainment unit facing rustic furniture and classic designs of furniture set a formal but inviting ambiance in this room.
35- A Unique Color Scheme
This modern living room stands out because of its unusual color scheme with purple reading chairs, purple walls, white and purple checkered art against a sharp contrast with beige sofa and beige carpeting.
36- Space-Age Design
Do you want to go beyond modern? Look at this space-age design living room with red and white L-shaped sofa adjacent to an all white modern kitchen and white dining furniture.
The white grand piano makes this simple room so splendid. The grey furniture and windows lined up on the wall give a comfortable and relaxing ambiance to this room.
Simple and minimal asian-inspired design with white sofa, dark brown patterned wall, patterned rug and floor-to-ceiling windows make this room really relaxed and cozy.
This room with built-in cupboards and shelving with golden brown furniture and carpeting looks really dazzling and gorgeous.
40- Casually Elegant
The ornate lighting fixtures, classic and simple furniture, marble fireplace, and white and beige striped walls make this room look grand.
41- A Rustic Look
The brick walls, rural-style wall décor, and a wood fireplace mantle exude a rustic ambiance in this room.
42- Elegant Patterns
The patterned rug and patterned cushions give this otherwise simple room an elegant and classy touch. Separated by a large fireplace, the living room is located just off the foyer.
43- The Beauty of Black and White
This living room speaks of modern grandeur. The large living room with a retractable wall looks out onto the courtyard which has a fountain and a tree. The furniture and flooring is all white with a sharp contrast with black rug and black cushions.
44- Classic Elegance
Another elegant living room design with brown and white color scheme. The brown walls, wood floor and brown furniture set a sharp contrast against white ceiling, white molding and white fireplace. A glass door leads to small patio outside.
45- Simple and Practical
This elegant living room with two story ceiling features a semi circular sofa facing the TV and fireplace. The piano is kept off to one side. The light brown wood floor goes well with the white furnishing and gives an overall elegant look.
46- Bright and Spacious
With glass doors on two walls and large windows, this living room receives lots of natural light and looks bright. The white carpeting and white walls further add to the brightness of this room.
47- Intimately Cozy
This room gets an intimate and cozy look because of white ceiling, white walls, white fireplace and blue and white furniture.
48- Classic Luxury
This small enclosed living room speaks of classic luxury with wood floor, dark brown furniture and black fireplace.
49- Casual Look
This living room design gets a casual look with simple furniture. The design is kept simple and minimal for a casual and comfortable look.
The second floor landing overlooks this retro living room with two separate sitting areas, company and reading area separated by a few steps and a floating fireplace.
51- A Beautiful Look
This living room gets a beautiful, bright and airy ambiance by the bank of floor to ceiling windows. This large room is broken up by the wall and fireplace.
This is a great example of a large, spacious home with a well-designed living room tucked in one corner.
53- Inspiring Awe…
Wicker furniture sets the theme for a country style look while semi-circular bay windows bring in a lot of natural light add brightness to this living room. Blue floor, blue fabrics and the patterned rug give this living room a beautiful look.
54- A Splendid Look
The maroon and beige color scheme gives sheer splendor to this room surrounded by windows and glass doors with a stone fireplace wall at the end of the room.
55- A Unique But Interesting Look
In this hexagon shaped home, this living room gets a casual but interesting look with simple furniture and a large two story stone fireplace.
56- Royal Magnificence
The burgundy leather sofa, a large pendulum clock and a luxurious stone fireplace give a magnificent look to this living room with windows looking out on the backyard swimming pool.
57- Casual Elegance
Despite this small, simple and casual setting, the room looks elegant with simple furniture and extensive wood paneling with fireplace and TV.
58- A Classic Look
The heavy curtains, oriental rug, and wood flooring give this room the ultimate classic look. It has an open kitchen and dining room.
59- An Interesting Design
The design looks interesting because of the spiral staircase that is winding down to the living room. The vaulted ceiling with exposed wood beams further add to the splendor of this place.
60- Small but Formal
This small living room gets a formal look with brown furniture, stone fireplace and soft yellow walls against soft yellow carpeting.
61- A Family Room
This is the place where you dine together, sit and watch TV or get warm on a chilly day. This is the ultimate family room with an L shaped sofa facing a TV, fire place and a dining table at the back.
62- A Beautiful, Sophisticated Look
A stair case leading down this large living room, sectional sofa with contrasting cushions, a large floating fireplace, wood floor and a beautiful chandelier give this room a very sophisticated look.
63- Impressive Design
This design with a large mural on the wall, sparse furnishing and luxurious stone floor will impress anyone who visits.
64- Simply Beautiful
This home has an expansive space that encompasses a beautiful living room filled with large cushioned furniture, fireplace and a TV, along with the kitchen and dining room circling the entry way.
65- So Simple
This is how a small space can be transformed into a comfortable and cozy living room. This room has a bold fireplace with extensive wood paneling and wood detailing, off white carpeting and furniture.
66- Contemporary Setting
This living room speaks of modern grandeur. The large open space encompasses dining furniture and a large white sectional sofa. The contrast of grey, brown, and white looks particularly interesting.
67- Rustic Look
The bold stone fireplace gives this living room a rustic look. The wood shelving and natural wood beams add to the elegance of this room.
The rich brown leather sofa and reading chair along with the old style wood coffee table give this room a very lavish look.
69- A Dream House
This beautiful living room shares space with kitchen and dining room. The living room furniture is simple and elegance. Large bay windows offer expansive views of the city.
70- Very Cozy…
Black chairs, golden brown sofa, cushioned coffee table and the marble fireplace surround give this room a very cozy look.
71- Lively and Colorful
Colorful striped chairs and cushions give this room a bright splash of color. The large angled window reaching up to vaulted ceiling brigs in lots of natural light and give it a lively look.
72- Warm and Cozy
Stone wall with built in fireplace, patterned chairs, large brown leather sofa with patterned cushions, dark hardwood flooring and an animal skin rug give this room a really warm and cozy ambiance.
73- Splashes of Purple
The purple colored ottoman and cushions bring a little uniqueness and liveliness to this otherwise simple room. The design of the living room is also interesting with a shared dining room, bookshelf and reading chair encompassing this large open space.
74- A Classy Look
The large wood shelving unit with fireplace, patterned rug and antique pieces give this room an interesting and bold look.
75- Pretty in Red
Bold red furniture with matching red drapes make this living room stand out. The red looks very pretty with beige carpet, wood tables, cream walls and matching easy chair filling the room up.
76- A Unique Touch
The chain legged side tables, carved wood coffee table and sculpted lamp give this room a unique touch.
77- Ultra Modern
Contrast is the main theme in this ultra modern living room. It features white walls, grey rock walls, brown sectional, black rug, grey tiled floor, natural wood bar, wood cabinet, wood table, red dining chairs and red corner rug.
78- Simple and Cozy
Featuring a very simple design, this cozy living room encompasses a large natural wood entertainment cabinet, natural wood flooring, white furniture, floral patterned rug, and red ottoman matching the red wall tone.
79- Green and White Contrast
The green and white contrast gives this living room a very warm and cozy look. The green walls contrast against white molding and fireplace surround.
80- Small but Classy
This small living room gets a bold look with grey fold out couch, black fur rugs over hardwood floor, elevated ceiling, marble surround fireplace, and beautiful wall décor pieces.
81- Royal Elegance
Wood furniture throughout, patterned rug, stone flooring and beautiful fireplace surround give this living room a very elegant look.
82- A Chic Look
The tasteful look of this living room is because of the expansive glass wall that looks out to the outdoor fountain. The brick wall with built in shelves and fireplace and the wood and cloth furniture look very chic.
The living room featuring expansive windows bringing in natural light, doors leading to the patio, and brown sectional furniture with wood table on orange rug, looks modern and fashionable.
84- A Super Classic Design
The highlight of this design is the retractable wall, which allows the living room to extend into the patio with wicker furniture throughout. The design looks simply classic.
85- Gold and Beige
This is a design to fall in love with. The gold and beige combination looks very tasteful and classy.
The room gets a very stylish look from the beautiful cow rug in the middle, large leather couches, wood paneling on fireplace wall and floor to ceiling windows.
87- Countryside Look
This living room has a log cabin style look with log mantles, hardwood flooring, wood tables, and red furniture.
88- This is what you call Sophisticated
Exposed wood beams, patterned ornate rug, patterned cushions, antique décor pieces, and tiled fireplace surround with wood cabinetry give this living room a very sophisticated look.
89- Your Dream Design
This lovely living room design features expansive windows offering great views of outside and bringing in lots of natural light. The mirror backed fireplace looks particularly interesting.
90- This is the place to Relax!
This living room features natural tones throughout the room with hardwood flooring, exposed wood beams, marble fireplace surround and matching rug, white couches contrasting with black table and red window seats.
91- Bright and Sunny
Getting plenty of sunlight with windows all around the large two story living room. Beige couches contrast well with grey area rug on wood flooring.
92- A Very Calm and Serene Ambiance
The beautiful light green carpet, contrasting walls, abundant plant life, and wood furniture presents a very warm and soft nature’s pallet in this room.
93- Love at First Sight
This is the living room design you will fall in love with. It highlights open space living room shared with a unique dining area, lovely ceiling with exposed wood beam and built-in lighting fixtures.
94- Green can be so Warm
This is a great example of a warm green hued room. The red leather reading chair looks outstanding in this room with green walls, white carpet and green couch.
95- The Beauty of Natural Wood
Wood furniture always scores well in interior design but this design in particular stands out because of natural wood throughout with natural wood flooring, extensive wood paneling on ceiling, and wood furniture.
Did any of these pictures inspire you? If you are planning to refurbish your home, make sure you consider these lovely living room designs before you design your living room. After all, a living room is a central place in your home and it needs to be comfortable, cozy, yet classy.
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