There’s no better place than a balcony to bring the outside into your apartment. Most European flats are small, and the balconies are even smaller, but it doesn’t have to feel claustrophobic. In fact, it can be very cozy indeed if you put some time into redecorating it properly.

Well thought-out decorating ideas can turn a balcony into an urban oasis full of greenery, or it can turn to be your favorite reading nook, at least for the summer. And of course, great balcony ideas can make your gallery the most popular hangout place for you and your crew!

We here at Bored Panda have compiled a list of the coziest balconies we could find to give you all the inspiration you need to refine your home decor. Even I was inspired by these small balcony ideas to turn mine into something unusual after seeing these pics! Does your balcony already look this awesome? Then don’t hesitate to add your image to the list! I’ll be sure to add my own once...once I'm finished with the home decorating it, that is.

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Cozy Balcony

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Shereen Seyam
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4 years ago

Dreamy

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Cozy Balcony

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Quỳnh Nguyễn
Community Member
4 years ago

Romantic, right?

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Cozy Balcony

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Nicki Mansell
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4 years ago

What a view

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Cozy Balcony

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Nancilee Iozzia
Community Member
4 years ago

Simple European elegance.

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Cozy Balcony

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Iris Smith
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4 years ago

love, love, love this,,

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Cozy Balcony

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Nicki Mansell
Community Member
4 years ago

So lovely

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Cozy Balcony

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Nancilee Iozzia
Community Member
4 years ago

Perfect garden spot, European style <3

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Cozy Balcony

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Sumaiya Sarwat
Community Member
3 years ago

this is just purrfect

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Cozy Balcony

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Naddy chitica
Community Member
4 years ago

I would sleep here

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Cozy Balcony

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Virginia Su
Community Member
4 years ago

I love the little bicycle decor

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Cozy Balcony

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Nicki Mansell
Community Member
4 years ago

Comfort and joy

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Cozy Balcony

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Nicki Mansell
Community Member
4 years ago

Lovely colours

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Cozy Balcony

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Iris Smith
Community Member
4 years ago

Yup, I love it, lucky dog.!

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Cozy Balcony

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Nancilee Iozzia
Community Member
4 years ago

A Beautiful oasis in the middle of the city.

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Cozy Balcony

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Nancilee Iozzia
Community Member
4 years ago

No space is too small to make inviting... lovely in it's simplicity

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Cozy Balcony

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Susanna Vesna
Community Member
4 years ago

IKEA <3

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Cozy Balcony

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Jeannia Bressler
Community Member
4 years ago

peaceful

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Cozy Balcony

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Nancilee Iozzia
Community Member
4 years ago

A cozy, simple, and lovely in town spot.

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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Jeanette Kent
Community Member
4 years ago

I love the little black lanterns.

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Cozy Balcony

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Ruellen
Community Member
4 years ago

lol, the dog

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Cozy Balcony

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Linette Hyndman
Community Member
1 year ago

Balcony idea

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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jevais
Community Member
4 years ago

La classe à la Française. Petit avec tout le necessaire.

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Cozy Balcony

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Erika Leigh
Community Member
9 months ago

I mean... this one is a hotel

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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jevais
Community Member
4 years ago

Great use of grates, this balcony is really my favorite. Lovely street.

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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Sunny Rooftop Balcony

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Erika Leigh
Community Member
9 months ago

I love the wood floor idea. I live in Europe though and don't see many apartments (the none rich ones I mean) with wood floors. Most balconies in the cement style high rises have cement floors or tile or something. I wonder if you could lay wood floors down that is removable as you don't own the apartment...? I would love to do that for mine

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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Cosy Balcony

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Cozy Balcony

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Tessa Han
Community Member
4 years ago

:D

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Geeth Mariya
Community Member
9 months ago

very good image. I will also apply this to flats in Calicut.

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Almost Summer In Paris

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My Reading/croceting/knitting Nook..love It..

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Shauna Bottos
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4 months ago

Nice Post! Thanks for the value offered here.