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14 Beach Inspired Ideas for the Nursery

Create a calm oasis for your baby and a breezy coastal style with these beach inspired ideas for the nursery. A bright and airy room with fresh colors, texture and natural accents will create a relaxed and welcoming space for you and your baby. Think natural elements, greenery, jute and rattan in warm neutrals and coastal blues. Design a tranquil, yet playful baby’s room with our tips for ocean inspired nursery decor.

Edith Chandelier. Add a dash of boho to your baby’s room with this eclectic gold rimmed chandelier. Unique and chic, this exotic pendant light will fill your nursery with warm lighting and romantic charm. Cotton tassels add texture and an earthy vibe.

Edith Tassel Chandelier
Edith Chandelier

Lolly Crib. The combination of crisp white and maple wood is the perfect pairing for a beach styled nursery. The Lolly Crib has a modern, clean feel and can easily transition from crib to toddler bed as your baby grows. Dress up this hip crib with fresh crib linens.

@marcelabazana Nursery with Lolly Crib and Bombora Wallpaper
Lolly Crib + Bombora Wallpaper
in nursery by @marcelabazana

Sun Kissed Baby Bedding from New Arrivals, Inc. Reminiscent of the California coast, this crib bedding will give your nursery a coastal feel! Add a sweet monogram to personalize your baby’s bedding and nursery.

Sun Kissed Baby Bedding by New Arrivals, Inc.
Beach Baby Bedding

A sun kissed cotton crib sheet features a tropical pattern in deep ocean blue and gold. A fun pattern of sun coast palm trees blowing in the tropical breeze takes you to a sunny island across the sea! The blue and white stripe throw pillow accents the crib sheet and is trimmed with playful cotton tassels.

Sun Kissed Baby Bedding by New Arrivals, Inc.
Crib Sheet + Pillow

Beachy Wall Decals. Bring about a tropical mood in your nursery with these colorful wall decals. Waves, palm trees and mermaids are all reminiscent of summertime and will add a splash of beachy style to your baby’s room.

Beach Baby Sign. This sweet hand painted sign is a playful addition to any beach inspired nursery. The heartwarming message and rustic charm are welcoming and timeless. Each sign is made to order and colors can be customized to coordinate with other nursery bedding and decor items.

Beach Baby Sign
Beach Baby Sign

Macramé Hanging Shelf. This petite wall shelf crafted from wood and rope is perfect for displaying mementos and keepsakes. Made with natural elements, this shelf will surely add a coastal vibe to your baby’s room.

Macrame Hanging Shelf
Macramé Hanging Shelf

Rattan Rocker. Handcrafted from natural rattan, this boho rocking chair will bring a playful feel to your sea inspired nursery. Add a nursery throw pillow for a touch of pattern and color. The rocker will easily transition into another room in your house when no longer needed in the nursery.

Rattan Rocking Chair
Rattan Rocker

Wooden Surfboard Mobile. Add a playful element to your surf inspired nursery with this darling custom made wooden mobile. The mobile’s natural wood grain will add warmth and charm to any nursery. Completely customize the mobile by picking your favorite designs and colors. Your little surf baby will undoubtedly stay entertained watching the mobile move and dance.

Surfboard Baby Mobile
Wooden Surfboard Mobile by Flying Tree Studio Shop

Ocean Wall Hanging. Add some texture with an ocean inspired wall hanging. Boho meets nautical is a fun nursery design pairing.

Ocean Wall Hanging
Ocean Wall Hanging

Sun Pillow. Nothing says summertime more than sunshine! Accent your baby’s space with this super cute sunrise pillow. This chic knit pillow will brighten up a nursery rocker or chair.

Knit Sunrise Pillow
Sunrise Pillow

Rattan Mirror. Add a touch of rustic charm with a whimsical rattan framed mirror. Shaped like the sun, it is the perfect addition to an island inspired room. Rattan is an easy way to weave a natural element into your decor. Hang alone or create a fun gallery wall with pictures and more.

Rattan Yala Mirror
Yala Mirror

Tropical Wallpaper. Surround your baby with the feel of tropical breezes with this stunning palm tree wallpaper. There is no quicker way to inject island style into your nursery than with tropical wallpaper. Beach inspired wallpaper can transform your nursery to a playful, happy space for your baby.

Ocean Inspired Art. In this serene nursery, designed for Alex Murrel (MTV’s Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County), the room was designed around the colorful ocean print on the wall.

Laguna Beach Nursery
Laguna Beach Nursery

Realistic ocean artwork can become the focal point of a seaside nursery and sets the mood to that of a peaceful beach oasis. If you are creating a more whimsical nursery design, you can go with playful art prints instead.

Beach Inspired Baby and Toddler Apparel. Once your nursery is in place, it’s time to shop clothes! Your little surfer baby will be the talk of the town in his beach inspired clothes!

When designing your coastal nursery, consider neutral colors such as driftwood gray, warm sand and crisp white. Add color with sea glass inspired muted greens and ocean blues. Look for natural fiber elements such as rattan, seagrass and jute. Weathered wood floors, shiplap and board and batten walls will evoke a relaxed and welcoming mood. Toss in a basket of seashells and ocean treasures for a hint of beachside charm!

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Travis Birt

Tuesday 30th of November 2021

Wow, the idea is really superb and great. Thanks a lot for sharing it!