Wine Cellar Design Ideas
Browse the photos on Houzz for an array or wine cellar designs, and strike up a conversation with the architect or wine cellar specialist of your favourite picks. For more wine cellar ideas, check out the Stories section on Houzz.
What should I include in my wine cellar?
This depends on the size of your collection – or how big you hope it becomes. If you enjoy quaffing, you may want to invest in a walk-in cooler with wall-mounted wine racks and several tall wine fridges, as well as a tasting area with bar stools. If you’re a beginner or have a small collection, a home bar with mini fridge and wine rack will suffice. Essential bar accessories include wine glasses, corkscrews, carafes and aerators.
How should I store my wine?
Temperature control is at the core of a functional wine cellar. Your bottles need to be kept out of direct sunlight, and away from the heat and steam of kitchen appliances. A room that is too warm will make your wine age faster, oxidise and lose its character and flavour. If bottles are corked, they also need to be laid down. Your architect or designer will be able to help you create the ideal conditions for your home collection.
Where should I position my wine cooler?
The most important thing to consider is ease of access, which is why kitchens are the most common place to position wine coolers. Should you have minimal floor space, a small one could even sit comfortably on your countertop. If quaffing requires an occasion or you frequently host dinner parties, consider your dining room, so you can top up people’s glasses without having to leave the room. You could also make your bar fridge or cooler a destination within your entertainment or games room. There’s no denying that Aussies love to entertain and enjoy a glass or two outdoors, so if you’re lucky enough to have a covered outdoor area, this could be just the place for a cooler, too. Just ensure it doesn’t experience any extreme weather or long periods of direct sunlight.
Photo of a contemporary wine cellar in Melbourne with brick floors and storage racks.
Not sure but maybe the traffic able roof - chris23100
Design ideas for an expansive contemporary wine cellar in Sunshine Coast with ceramic floors, display racks and grey floor.
Nicholas Murray Architects
Design ideas for a contemporary wine cellar in Sydney with storage racks.
The concrete floor, wine shelving and lighting - liesl_biles
Sam Martin - Four Walls Media
Inspiration for a large traditional wine cellar in Melbourne with dark hardwood floors and display racks.
Wine cellar - paul_viola39
Design ideas for a mid-sized contemporary wine cellar in Gold Coast - Tweed with medium hardwood floors, storage racks and brown floor.
Clever use of wine in pantry, very practical - webuser_648761193
Phill Jackson Photography
Inspiration for an expansive contemporary wine cellar in Gold Coast - Tweed with display racks.
Wine cellar for Larry - c_higgins70
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Tropical wine cellar in Perth with light hardwood floors, display racks and beige floor.
Great idea for room under kitchen/ balcony. - lanelle_cutler
Photography by Josh Douglas of Hausable Photography
Photo of a contemporary wine cellar in Brisbane with display racks and beige floor.
Inspiration for a contemporary wine cellar in Melbourne with concrete floors, display racks and grey floor.
Glass wall wine cellar - not sure about the racking tho - janet_young59
Design ideas for a contemporary wine cellar in Brisbane with storage racks.
Wine storage room - traceandmark
Inspiration for a large contemporary wine cellar in Perth with porcelain floors and display racks.
Interior glass wall - intriguing - miriam_curnow
Photo of a contemporary wine cellar in Melbourne with dark hardwood floors, storage racks and brown floor.
酒架 - wancyzhang
Hiro Ishino Photography - Copy Right Platinum Fine Homes
Industrial wine cellar in Adelaide with display racks.
Under ground wine cellar - loretta_manitta
Mark Lloyd - Real Property Photography
Small contemporary wine cellar in Gold Coast - Tweed with ceramic floors, storage racks and grey floor.
I want to be able to store glasses - alise_johnston
Design ideas for a contemporary wine cellar in Brisbane with display racks and grey floor.
The barrel in the cellar is a classic and looks perfectly at ease in this calm space. The pendant light is by Brokis and is in a Cognac glass colour suitable for a wine cellar. www.brokis.cz
© Justin Alexander
Need a coupe of these for the Deck - kerry_anthony