30 Chic and Attractive Hallways and Entrances Decor Ideas

Even if we only spend a few seconds in it, the hall is the first thing we see when we get home. It becomes the cover letter of the decorative style that we find in the rest of the rooms. The hall of your house can offer the warmest welcome if it is furnished as well as it deserves. You must not forget that it is the first room that is seen as the home is accessed and, in this sense, it creates an expectation; for this reason, we are going to meet 30 stylishly decorated hallways and entrances. Can you come with us? Go ahead then..

Equip and decorate the hall of your house with style and practicality. The same can be said if we want to order entrances and corridors, since you will discover that they have more storage capacity than you think. It is the ideal space to place coat racks, shoe racks, umbrella stands, shelves, consoles. Even if the space is small, there is always room for a piece that identifies your tastes and your personality.

A CHARMING HALL

Whether it is mini or large, the fact of decorating the hall with charm fulfills a key mission as it is a functional and welcoming space; in addition, it is the preamble to what can be seen in the rest of the house. Added to all this is the difficulty that, as it is a transit area, no one will stay there long enough to enjoy its details. Its decoration is basically focused on generating sensations: joy, charm, sophistication.

The hall is the place where we usually leave everything when we get home. For this reason, we want to give you some ideas to turn it into a space that, in addition to being beautiful, is practical and functional.

NEAT RECEIVERS

When we get home we need a place to immediately leave all our things; For this reason, we recommend that you keep order in your hall, not fall into chaos and apply a design that suits your needs. Before furnishing it, the first thing you should do is analyze your habits. Then, study the space you have, do not forget that it is a passage area; therefore, circulation should be facilitated and have at least 90 cm free.

Choose practical and functional furniture to keep order at home .A sideboard or console with drawers to store small things, as well as a floor coat rack and a shelf with hangers at different heights. On the other hand, we cannot forget the shoe rack, very common to store footwear and a side table where to put an ornament.

Set aside a small area to wait for other family members or to change your shoes. The benches are very practical and, in addition, you can take advantage of the lower area to put boxes and have an extra storage space.

If you want to save and optimize space, compact furniture is the ideal solution for storing all kinds of things in a few meters. In this way, shelves, drawers or hooks are very functional and you can find multiple models on the market. To find out more, scroll down the screen and get inspired by these 30 modern and contemporary hallways.

1- ALL IN ONE

In summer you will have to give it a different twist. Now the scarves, coats or gloves will be exchanged for hats, towels or diving goggles. Use light baskets to store and have on hand, the articles of the pool. Set aside some boxes for the flip-flops and towels and racks for the hats.

3- GREAT ALLIES

Set up a small area to wait for other family members or to change your shoes. The benches are very practical and, in addition, you can take advantage of the lower area to put boxes and have an extra storage space, like this hall.

4- EVERYTHING IN ITS PLACE

5- DECORATED IN TUNE

The chromatic unit allows to integrate the different finishes in the same space. The mix of materials and finishes enriches the space. Getting everything to fit is possible if we play with light and neutral tones. A marble console and distressed gold legs goes pearl with the circular wooden mirror and country-style bench. The details, all in wood and white, add seamlessly to the charm of this hall.

If you have recessed spotlights, you don’t need a very powerful auxiliary light source. In these cases we can afford the luxury of installing a ceiling model as original as this one, of medieval cut, with candles.

6- VERTICAL DECORATION

Get the wall composition right by making a previous paper template. Is your hallway narrow and long? Don’t give up on creating a unique space due to lack of space, study your possibilities and give it another chance. A great solution is to play with the wall decoration with an eye-catching painting composition that takes up a large part of the surface. You can highlight it even more if you paint the wall in a very light, white or gray tone that guarantees the prominence of the paintings.

If your entrance has little passage area, bet on furniture with very little depth, such as this wooden and iron bench. Some plants aligned with it are the ideal complement.

7- FACTORY STYLE

The light source in the hall must be warm and discreet; a wall lamp is the best. The industrial style is one of the trends in vogue for this fall; Metallic finishes alternated with natural woods and modern typographic messages that will put a different note in any space. In this case, it has opted for this trend with a warehouse furniture, bench and coat rack dominating the hall; in turn, a metal locker-type chest of drawers and a box with a message complete the space wonderfully.

The finish and color of the walls and floor also influence the choice of style. Aged exposed brick and raw wood as a platform are the perfect allies for furniture with an industrial air.

8- PLANTS, A PLUS OF STYLE

When choosing plants, look at the amount of natural light to choose the most appropriate. A small setback from the wall can be enough to create a hall area at home. The key is to create a simple decorative universe and highlight the importance of composition. This corner, for example, only has a practical wooden console but the tropical air achieved, thanks to the painting and the plants, makes it a refreshing and very attractive space.

Decorating with plants is an art that significantly improves the environment . If you opt for a large variety, place it next to the wall so as not to get in the way. As a complement, a pendant will be super decorative. Furniture, painting and vases, by Ixia.

9- PLACE A MULTIPURPOSE FURNITURE

Decorate the hall without giving up its functionality. As in this proposal from the Ikea firm. A wardrobe with sliding doors offers double use: on the one hand, it is perfect for storing shoes, but if you add a mat and some colored cushions, it also becomes a bench.

10- TURN THE HALL INTO A THEMATIC SPACE

11- HALLWAY WITH SHOE RACK

12- CHOOSE UNIQUE PIECES

The furniture with character bring personality to the house nothing but cross the threshold, as in this case. This hall is perfect with a dresser with a slat front, a colorful painting and the original Zontik umbrella stand, from Casamanía.

13- SOMETHING NEW, SOMETHING OLD

The eclectic style is a trend, the mix is ​​carried and in this photo it is evident. Three elements fill a hall with life: an antique wooden table, a modern plastic chair and a rug with an original design, like this one by Lorena Canals. The result, total luxury.

14- GOOD COMBINATION: PAINT AND PAPER

This solution adds a differential touch to any room in the house. If your entrance is large, you can wallpaper one of the walls and paint the other walls to match or contrast with the colors of the paper. On the other hand, if it is a small hall, try only with a wall-paper base.

15- A HALL WITH AN ENGLISH AIR

Cozy and very showy, this entrance has been dressed with wood and wallpaper to wrap the space with warmth. Natural furniture and floral print are still in fashion. Grouped mirrors are also carried.In addition, a nod has been made to the “inside-outside”, with a garden chair.

16- GIVE A RUSTIC TOUCH TO YOUR HALL

Four well-chosen things change the look of a post without any grace. In this case, it has been furnished with a country -style bench, by Scumble Goosie, “sheltered” by a blanket and cushions from Zara Home. To accentuate the rustic aesthetic, a jute rug, esparto basket and plants were added. These resources are ideal for renovating the hall of your country house.

17- COLOR AND EASE: SURE SUCCESS

What good energy transmits this entry! For this, vibrant colors have been used: the yellow wardrobe, the red sign (both purchased at Naluz), and a blue fan and mirror.

18- DON’T OVERCHARGE

You already know the saying: less is more. Look at this corner that has been solved with a long shelf, a mirror, a lamp and a couple of chandeliers.

19- WINDOW IN THE HALL

This yellow wall conveys the impression that we entered a warm house . The boots lead us to imagine familiar scenes, and under the bench, the basket of newspapers evokes peaceful reading afternoons.

21- CUSTOM COAT RACKS

In very humid areas, wet raincoats and jackets cannot be stored in a closet. They should be hung on a coat rack until dry. These squares, one for each member of the family, indicate the place that corresponds to each one. A fundamental factor is that the materials withstand humidity without spoiling. Stained fir frieze, Luxens ultra-washable paint, and, Jips appliqué.

23- WOODWORK, IN CONTRAST

The simplicity of a hall can be offset by a bold use of color. These walls have been lined with a turquoise background paper. From it, the entrance door has been painted in Nordic blue while its jambs, as well as the doors that lead to the rooms, have been covered in ivory.

The contrast is so attractive that a chair -in tune with the door-, a plate on the wall and a rug are enough to decorate the environment. Paper from the Un Bisou collection, by Eijffinger, distributed by Coordonné.

24- LEGACY PARTS

A composition of photos and prints will achieve a personal atmosphere, which will say a lot about you and your tastes. There are several options. The black and white images, with dark frames, will give a sophisticated air to the hall; the cuttlefish, framed in natural wood, a nostalgic touch; and the color images, unified with white frames, will add dynamism to the environment. A bench can help fill the space. Above it, the Lexington signature blankets convey a message: you have reached a safe place; come in, snuggle up and rest.

26- MIRROR ON THE WALL

Besides being very useful to confirm your outfit before going out, it has a deep frame where you can place vases or candles. The wall, decorated with a molding plinth, raises the decorative level of the hall, which is warm thanks to the wool mural and the texture of the cushions, Bank, Mirror in 60×90 by Hübsch.

27- WAREHOUSE SPACE

And what to do with the barrage of hats, scarves and gloves? One solution is to organize them in containers and keep them handy. That is what was done in this hall. Under the coat rack, boxes with wheels were placed , which facilitate their movement when cleaning, and baskets. In the cover design, accessories that are not very attractive to the eye , such as folding umbrellas or children’s balls, are kept .

28- BICOLOR WALLS

When the hall is a corridor, there are resources to avoid the “tunnel effect”. One of the most effective is to use a different coating in the first half of the hall, to visually shorten it. Here a plinth was made in Esenio turquoise color under the Aura tone, off-white. Opposite was a Do It Yourself shelf, made with matching decorated fruit boxes.

29- IN MINI SPACES

Any hall, even tiny, can be decorated gracefully. Take a look at this picture. If the wall appeared bare, no one would say that the house has a small hall. The mirror includes a shelf of only 10 cm, ideal for keeping keys or mail, but narrow enough not to obstruct the passage. Underneath, a coat rack allows you to hang your bag when you get home.

30- DECORATE THE DOOR

The interior part of the hall is one more element of the decoration and therefore has its importance. Moldings, panels and a charming doorknob will give the hall its character. This was also decorated with letters. elephant-shaped top, trolley, and coat racks. 

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