10 Stylish Bath Towel Racks That Will Look Good on Your Bathroom Wall


Imagine you ran a hot bath and added in your favorite Epsom salts. You also lit up a scented candle to set the mood and carefully slid in the tub to enjoy some rightfully deserved pampering. As you put down your empty glass of wine and reach for your bath towel sets, they're missing!

All that effort in vain! A towel rack is an essential accessory to avoid this scenario. The racks can hold multiple towels, so you don't have to worry about carrying one to the bath. 

The drippy walk to your linen cabinet is enough to ruin the mood. So make sure you install one with the best quality and finishing. 

We have stacked ten different towel racks that can house two or more towels at a time. Select one that goes best with your bathroom decor -- be it minimalist, vintage, or modern.

Are Towel Racks Useful?

The most crucial function of a towel rack is it helps declutter your bathroom. It also ensures your towels dry completely between uses.

Without a properly sized holder, you will find your towels bundled up on the floor, gathering bacteria. A foul-musty smell welcomes you as you wrap yourself with a towel that hasn't dried up properly. 

Using good quality linen from Mizu ensures that your towels dry quickly. Moreover, they are super soft and anti-bacterial, which prevents the growth of microorganisms and keeps your towels smelling fresh.

Best Towel Racks 2021

Whether you are redecorating an old bathroom or setting up a new one, show your chic linen some TLC and select from our list of the best towel racks for 2021.

Double-T Hand Towel Holder

A freestanding towel holder is a perfect choice for those who hate drilling holes in their bathrooms or live in a rented facility. This dainty little hand towel rack is an ideal addition to your vanity, available in two color options, bronze and hi-gloss white.

There is no doubt that wall-mounted racks save space, but this towel holder is small enough to fit anywhere since it measures roughly 4 x11x 13 inches. Two leveled bars are strategically constructed in T shape so you can tidily arrange your linen.

It also features rounded corners to prevent the towels from sliding. The rectangular-shaped box at the bottom is ideal for placing your rings and earrings, so you never lose them again.

The towel holder is highly multifunctional and can be used as a jewelry organizer too. If you get bored of it in the bathroom, bring it to your dresser and hang your favorite necklaces and bracelets for easy access.

Take it to your art room, and you can use it to organize your ribbons and other craft supplies neatly. It also works well in your kitchen to hang your tea towels and sponges. There are endless ways to use the modern aesthetic rack. 

Pros

  • Multifunctional
  • Two-color options
  • No need to drill holes
  • Lightweight/ Easy to move around
  • Adequate spacing between the bars

Cons

  • Not tall enough for big hand towels
  • Occupies counter space 

Three Tier Organizer

Here it is, the ultimate bathroom organizer that will hold your towels and so much more. It is perhaps the ultimate king of organizers or shall I say "Queen".  

Space is always a significant issue in most modern homes. Regardless of how you store your things, you are always struggling for more shelf space. Don't worry! We got you covered.

This over the toilet bathroom organizer takes the cake for being sturdy, functional, and spacious. It may not be a new design concept, but this holder's finishing and material quality make it a great choice.

The Zenna Home unit helps keep your bathroom clutter-free. You can store as much as you need, including your bath towels sets, toilet paper, makeup, and napkins. Everything is within your reach right where you need it. 

Another added benefit of this unit is the open shelving which makes it accessible. You can quickly grab your stuff and set it back once used.

The slim shelving unit fits over most standard toilets that are 34 inches high. Since it is constructed out of heavy-duty steel, the rack is highly durable, won't rust easily, and looks regal. 

Pros

  • Lots of space
  • No need to drill holes
  • Moveable
  • Elegant cross design
  • Sturdy
  • Budget-friendly

Con

  • Difficult to assemble

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Over the Shower Door Towel Rack

For those of you who have a shower cabinet in your bathrooms, this over-the-shower holder is the best one you can get. You don't need to drill any holes, neither do you need to spend hours assembling the unit. 

Just slide it over the door and have easy instant access to your bath towel sets, precisely where you need them. This rack measures approximately 23 inches from top to bottom and has three metal rods to air dry your linen.

The sleek and classic chrome brushed rack fits the bill to almost all modern-looking bathrooms. Even if you don't have a shower cabinet, it fits perfectly on the back of most doors(at least 2 inches wide). The sturdy material makes sure it doesn't wobble or brush against the door.

It's decent enough for the price since it can easily hold three full-sized bath towels securely. 

Pros

  • Sturdy heavy-duty construction
  • No set up required
  • Can be removed when not needed 
  • Spacious

Con

  • Towels don't get fully dry due to overlapping

Honey-Can-Do Bath Towel Rack

Organize smaller spaces and minimise clutter by installing this modern metallic rack. It can hold two large bath towels and has a top shelf for additional storage. Keep your toiletries, makeup, or extra toilet paper rolls on the top shelf. 

You may even put neatly folded hand towels on the top. Wall-mounted shelves are great at space-saving, which makes them ideal for small bathrooms. 

This rack measures around 23 x 7.5 x 12 inches and weighs 1.2 pounds. The easy-to-install holder is available in a striking chrome finish. 

Keep your bathroom clutter-free and add to the decor using this sturdy rack.

Pros

  • Saves space
  • Holds up to 4 towels
  • Chrome finish
  • Rust resistant
  • Easy to install

Con

  • The design is too deep and can cause accidental bumps.

Swivel Towel Rack 

When you want a towel rack that is durable and space-saving, you need to check this swivel towel rack by QYQS. Using this towel bar allows you to hang your linen without taking any space at all. 

Easily install it next to the door hinge or near your bathtub for easy access. The towel rack has 5 bars for extra storage, you never run out of space to hang your linens. The bars rotate 180 degrees horizontally without making a creaking sound.

It provides ease of use and practicality by adding space to your bathroom. Open it wide to air dry your towels without touching each other and remain hygienic. 

When not in use, you can slide it back towards the wall as if it was never there. 

This anti-slip design with rounded corners can be used efficiently around the house as well. You can use it in your mudroom for your jackets and coats too.

Pros

  • Easy to install
  • Non- slip corners
  • Can pick up a lot of weight
  • Rustproof

Con

  • No color options

Leaning Ladder Rack

Ladders are totally in vogue in 2021 but not for climbing, for storing your linen. That's a good enough reason for you to bring home this leaning towel rack by Amazon Basics for your bathroom storage options.

There is no reason to hang your bath towel sets on boring rods, especially when you have tons of stylish options to choose from. This towel rack packs a punch and is enough to enhance the look of your bathroom.

With ample storage and wide bars, it gives you an option to proudly display the chic weaved Turkish linen you spent your hard-earned money on. The best feature of this towel rack is that it's light enough to move about but sturdy enough to hold your wet or dry linen.

The rail is painted in black metal finish and is almost 65 inches tall.

Are you worried about it slipping? Since it is secured by plastic inserts on the top and bottom, the rack stays in place without sliding.

The assembling is quick and easy that doesn't require any expertise. Bonus tip: Slide it over a heater to slightly warm up your linen and enjoy a spa-like experience.

Pros

  • Budget-friendly
  • Easy to install
  • Doesn't slide 
  • Stylish design
  • Four rods allow more storage
  • Versatile

Con

  • Not highly durable 

Two Tier Stand-Alone Rack

When space is not an issue, and you want a minimalist modern hanger to hold your linen, look no further than this stand-alone rack.

The additional space on this rather plus-sized towel holder allows them to dry efficiently and quickly. It's fashioned in the same way as a standard wall-mounted holder is, but the finishing and quality make it extra luxurious. 

Ideal for oversized master baths and fancy guest baths, the four bars are good enough to wrap up your storage needs. 

You don't need to assemble or fix the trending powerhouse, which is sturdy and magnificent enough to amplify your decor. The rubber feet ensure it doesn't slip even if your bathroom gets wet. Even though it measures 5.5x 22x 26, it is still lightweight to be carried around the house when needed.

Pros

  • Retro luxurious design
  • Versatile 
  • No installation required

Cons

  • May take up space
  • Not durable

Polished Brass Towel Holder

Sometimes all we need from a towel rack is to connect and gel with all the other accessories. If you have exquisite brass polished decor in your bathroom, this holder will be the perfect addition.

It screams class and elegance and will take your bathroom decor up by a fair square. The minimalist T-shaped holder features stainless steel construction and has a solid rectangular base to protect it from toppling over.

The best feature of this holder is that even though it has just one bar, it is weighted enough to hold multiple towels. If you are on a creative whim, take it to your living room and set up your blankets on it.

Pros

  • Solid brass finishing
  • Sturdy
  • Can hold multiple towels

 

Con

  • Not very high

Steel Construction Towel Rack with Wooden Case

Here is another stand-alone rack for your bath towel sets by Kingston Brass. Now you can conveniently increase your kids' bathroom storage, so you never have to see another wet rolled towel on the floor.

It is a perfect height for kids who find it difficult to reach the wall-mounted racks. While this is an excellent addition to any bathroom, the oil-rubbed bronze finishing makes it stylish enough to be used around the house as well. 

The rectangular base is also functional and can hold small items that we are constantly losing. 

Constructed using the best material, this holder promises to stick with you through thick and thin without rusting or breaking down.

Pro

  • Sleek modern design
  • Lightweight
  • Versatile
  • Rustproof
  • Doesn't wobble

Con

  • Some parts are plastic

Freestanding Iron Towel Rack

No more wet towels on the floor once you get the double storage iron towel rack. Since it is constructed out of heavy-duty stainless steel, this rack is sturdy enough for all your storage woes.

It's almost 32 inches tall and can be used to hang towels for air-drying as well as for folded towels. Minimal assembly is required to put it together, which anyone can manage without much effort.

This stylish and spacious rack will add brownie points to your bath decor.

Pros

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Easy to assemble
  • Elegant design
  • Ample storage 

Con

  • It might be a bit wobbly

Conclusion

Now you don't need to hang your towels on the exercise machine or your office chair when there are so many stylish options to choose from. 

We hope you found the perfect accessory for your bathroom that will make clean up and storage a breeze.