A standard single vanity is ideal for use in small bathrooms and powder rooms. Luckily, you don't have to sacrifice style or functionality even if you're working with a small space.
To help find the perfect vanity for your bathroom, we researched dozens of single vanities from top brands, ranking them on ease of installation, style, sturdiness, and value.
Birch Lane Antionette 40" Single Bathroom Vanity Set
Comes in five classic colors
Solid Carrara marble top and ceramic sink
Plumbing fixtures sold separately
If you're looking for a vanity set that will fit seamlessly into various small bathroom designs, look no further than the Antionette Single Vanity Set. This statement piece has a stunning design with lots of storage space, a Carrara marble counter, and a matte paint finish available in five elegant colors. In addition to being well-designed, the base is quite sturdy—made of solid and manufactured wood.
The cabinet hardware comes included with different metals for different paint colors, including chrome and brushed nickel. This vanity also has soft-close doors for gentle and quiet access. While it comes with all the necessary tools for the partial assembly process, you'll need to purchase the faucet and plumbing fixtures separately.
The ceramic sink is big enough for comfortable use but still leaves plenty of counter space for placing decorative or functional items. As for additional storage, this vanity has three drawers and two doors that open up to 19.6 x 23 x 20.5 inches of space for storing all of your bathroom essentials. If anything doesn't meet your expectations, you can return this vanity set within 30 days.
Price at time of publish: $1,226
Dimensions: 35 x 40 x 21.5 inches | Weight: 151 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
Pottery Barn Benchwright 56.6” Single Sink Vanity
Style is available in three finishes
Rich design that will fit into any space
Abundance of storage
Moisture-resistant wax pine finish
When it comes to your bathroom, sometimes you just have to treat yourself. And there’s no better way to do that than with the Benchwright Single Sink Vanity. Constructed of distressed poplar wood, the style is available in three finishes and has a rich design that would complement many styles of bathrooms, such as modern farmhouse.
The vanity is topped with glossy marble and includes a ceramic sink, but it’s the abundance of storage that makes it irresistible. Complete with multiple drawers, a shelf, and a wide countertop, this bestseller makes it easy to store all the essentials. The design also features a moisture-resistant wax pine finish on all sides, so you know the investment piece will last for years to come.
Price at time of publish: $3,999
Dimensions: 56.5 x 22 x 40 inches | Weight: 158.5 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
Joss & Main Knighten 18" Single Bathroom Vanity Set
Available in four colors
Includes a ceramic counter and integrated sink
Faucet is not included
Small space dwellers know the feeling of trying to find furniture that fits all too well. But when it comes to your bathroom, have no fear: The Knighten Single Bathroom Vanity Set is the key to success.
Crafted from manufactured wood, the freestanding vanity includes a ceramic counter, integrated sink, and functional cabinet at the base—making it a great choice for tiny house bathrooms. Available in four colorways—espresso, gray, white, and monarch blue— the 18-inch design is popular for its size and quality. And the minimal design will match a variety of design styles, so you can let your inner interior decorator shine with mirrors, shelves, bathroom accessories, and more.
Price at time of publish: $236
Dimensions: 34 x 18 x 13.2 inches | Weight: 35 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
James Martin Mercer Island 72” Single Vanity
Wall-mounted vanity creates a modern, neutral look
72 inches wide
Each drawer includes a bamboo organizer
More expensive than other options
If you’re looking for a sleek vanity with an ample amount of space, look no further than the Mercer Island Single Vanity. Made with an Oak finish, the wall-mounted vanity creates a streamline, neutral look that’ll fit perfectly in a primary bathroom—especially complementary to ones in the mid-century modern style.
When it comes to this design don’t overlook the additional storage options. Beyond the cabinet space, which has brushed nickel-finished drawer pulls, each of the drawers includes a bamboo organizer for hair tools and other odds and ends.
Price at time of publish: $1,895
Dimensions: 18.75 x 72.5 x 18.25 inches | Weight: Not listed | Mounting Location: Wall-mounted | Sink Included: No
Andover Mills Modena 24” Single Bathroom Vanity Set
Available in three colors
Pairs well with a variety of bathroom decor
Can fit in most small spaces
Smaller design may not appeal to all
If you're looking for a traditional wood vanity with just enough storage space for the essentials, this option from Wayfair is a great pick—perfectly sized for a variety of powder rooms. Crafted of solid poplar with a rectangular ceramic sink, the Modena Single Bathroom Vanity Set features one cabinet and one drawer so you can easily store extra towels, cleaning supplies, and more. The design is available in three colors, including blue, gray, and antique coffee, each of which can pair with a different bathroom décor and accessories to achieve your dream space. Plus, this petite vanity can fit in most small spaces, so the highly-rated design can find a home in apartments and houses alike.
Price at time of publish: $882
Dimensions: 34 x 24 x 18.13 inches | Weight: 88.2 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
Glacier Bay Highmont 24 in. Bath Vanity
Soft close doors
Doesn't provide a lot of storage
If you’re working on a bathroom renovation with champagne tastes and a less-than-champagne budget, look no further than the Highmont Bath Vanity. The wallet-friendly style, which includes a basin, vanity cabinet, vanity top, and hardware, is available in a minimal matte gray design that’ll fit seamlessly in any bathroom. The vanity even includes a two-door cabinet below, so there’s space for your favorite bathroom accessories and toiletries.
Plus, you can say goodbye to the classic home renovation woes—like choosing a DIY or professional bathroom remodel. The vanity comes fully assembled and is a favorite amongst reviewers for its ability to be installed with ease.
Price at time of publish: $286
Dimensions: 24 x 17.13 inches | Weight: 70.5 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
Build with Ferguson Wyndham Collection Maroni 60" Free Standing Single Basin Vanity Set with Cabinet and Cultured Marble Vanity Top
Wide range of storage options
Different hardware options
2 year warranty
Marble top and backsplash
Do you live in a house or apartment that lacks enough organization options for your liking? Allow us to introduce you to the Maroni Vanity from Build with Ferguson. Given the style’s wide range of storage options, we think you’ll be very happy together.
Complete with one cabinet, six soft-close drawers, one shelf, and two doors, there are many ways to incorporate a variety of drawer organization solutions to keep everything tidy. The design has a hardwood finish and a marbled vanity top and backsplash. The freestanding style includes wall anchors so it won't tip over. The porcelain sink has a rectangular basin and an overflow drain to prevent spillage. The attractive tan color matches any bathroom decor, but you can also choose your favorite hardware to match other accents.
Price at time of publish: $1,648
Dimensions: 60 x 22 x 36.75 inches | Weight: 368 pounds | Mounting Location: Wall-mounted | Sink Included: Yes
Mercury Burman 19'' Free-standing Single Bathroom Vanity
Back panel cut out for plumbing
Multiple color options
Color can vary slightly
Aiming for a sleek, modern bathroom design? The Mercury Burman Bathroom Vanity does just the trick. The style, constructed of solid manufactured wood, has two functional doors and a drawer with space for bathroom essentials. The matte black hardware pairs perfectly with the rectangular sink and the modern design of the vanity. Choose from seven different colors from traditional wood to dark green. We love that this pick arrives fully assembled with a convenient back panel cut out for access to plumbing.
Price at time of publish: $580
Dimensions: 34 x 19 x 24 inches | Weight: 79.37 pounds | Mounting Location: Free-standing | Sink Included: Yes
The best overall single vanity is the Antionette 40" Single Bathroom Vanity Set. This single vanity comes in four classic colors and boasts a solid Carrara marble top and ceramic oval sink. If you’re willing to spend a bit more, the Benchwright 56.6” Single Sink Vanity, has more counter space and features six drawers for plenty of storage.
What to Look for in a Single Bathroom Vanity
When shopping, check both the cabinet and the top materials. Cabinets are usually made out of manufactured wood or solid wood. Manufactured wood is less expensive and often lighter, but it's not as durable and can be difficult to clean. You'll also want to make sure your counter material is non-porous to avoid damage from spills and splashes.
It's not just the footprint that's important to consider when choosing a vanity. You'll want to make sure you take the faucet opening into account to prevent delays in installation. Also, take note that not all vanities are the same height, so have an ideal height in mind when shopping that will work for all members of your family.
Some of the space under your sink will be taken up by plumbing, so if you need additional bathroom storage, look for options with drawers, shelves, or side cabinets to maximize your storage space. Even for small powder room vanities, you will likely want room under the sink for an extra roll or two of toilet paper and a refill of hand soap.
How tall is a bathroom vanity?
The standard height for a bathroom vanity is generally between 30 and 32 inches from the ground. However, as average human heights have increased and modern building standards have evolved, these days you can find bathroom vanities up to 36 inches in height. Remember that if you are installing a new bathroom vanity, heights are customizable and you should pick one that works for you and your family.
How deep is a single bathroom vanity?
Standard single bathroom vanities are typically around 21 inches deep but are available in larger dimensions such as 24 or 30 inches that may work better depending on the size of your space and your preferences. You can also find smaller bathroom vanities that are 16 or 18 inches deep so that your vanity doesn’t take up too much space in a powder room or half bath. And of course, custom vanities can be made to fit any space and accommodate a range of sinks.
How do you install a bathroom vanity?
Installing a bathroom vanity is an easy way to upgrade your bathroom without a full renovation. First, remove the old bathroom vanity. Next, install and secure the vanity cabinet, drop in the countertop-sink unit and faucet, and connect the water supply and drain. Check out The Spruce’s step-by-step guide to installing a bathroom vanity for all the details.
Why Trust The Spruce?
This article was written by Jamie Weissman, an associate commerce editor for The Spruce and MyDomaine. She's written about a variety of home topics, from interior design styles to furniture, and knows what makes a product great. To make this list, she considered each pick's material, measurements, and storage features.