10 built-in bathtubs for a more stylish, minimalist bathroom

10 built-in bathtubs for a more stylish, minimalist bathroom

10 built-in bathtubs for a more stylish, minimalist bathroom

There was a time when everyone had a built-in bathtub, for better or worse. Often cheap acrylic drop-ins, it’s not a huge surprise that the trend for freestanding tubs came along and captured our collective imagination, bringing the spa-like experience of a hotel to our homes. 

However, these trends go around in circles, and now, for many architects and interior designers, a built-in bath is often the preferred option. ‘We usually prefer a built-in tub,’ says Carlos Naude, founder of Working Holiday Studio, for example. ‘We think is more comfortable and we like the tile to be the ‘hero’ of each one of our bathroom projects.’