Best Bathroom Lighting: Our Top Picks For Bathroom Bliss

the best bathroom lighting comes from multiple sources, such as in this scheme
(Image credit: John Cullen Lighting)

Our round-up of the best bathroom lighting around right now is here to ensure your bathroom not only fulfils all the practical functions required of it on a day-to-day basis, but also that it can transform into a peaceful, spa-like retreat when needed. 

Within our best bathroom lighting guide we've included a range of fittings that can all work together as part of your lighting design scheme. Lighting is something you will need to think about early on when coming up with a new bathroom design — not only because your electrician will need to work alongside your plumber when it comes to the installation of fixtures and fittings but also because it is something that will strongly affect your bathroom renovation costs

You can trust Homebuilding & Renovating. Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and materials in order to help you choose the best for your home and garden. Find out more about how we test.

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.