Kitchen Island with Storage, more space when you need them.
Kitchen islands have a lot to offer in terms of adding storage and work surface as well as an eating area. And it was no surprise to us that, according to the Houzz data in 2020, more than 60% of renovated kitchens feature an kitchen island with storage.
Modern, large, narrow kitchen islands with storage.
While having an island is common, the design of islands can be different and especially the storage space they offer can vary quite a bit. Because of islands follow no set rules in terms of design, you may find what your looking for among our selection of best storage ideas for kitchen islands with storage.
Open, hidden or paneled with translucent fronts, the kitchen island is perhaps the best way to showcase your organization skills.
PHOTO ID #: 100201 | Photo Credit | Fraher and Findlay | Adam Scott
Contemporary Kitchen with Yellow and Grey Color Scheme
This striking contemporary gray kitchen cabinets offers a mix of closed and open cabinet storage within the center island. The contemporary style is highlighted with concrete floor, yellow and grey flat-panel cabinets.
PHOTO ID #: 100203 | Photo Credit | Cillian Johnston
Contemporary Kitchen with Concrete Island Design
This amazing open concept kitchen offers a strong design with concrete floor, black cabinets, concrete countertops, mirror backsplash, flat-panel cabinets while offering a dynamic look with open storage in the island.
PHOTO ID #: 100204 | Photo Credit | AroStudio
Contemporary Neutral Kitchen with Large Island
This striking kitchen with light wood floor, flat-panel black and white panel has a lot to offer in terms of balancing the strong volumes with color blocking. The central island has open and closed cabinets that makes the storage part of the decor.
PHOTO ID #: 100205 | Photo Credit | Darren James Interiors
Contemporary Kitchen with Dark Wood Cabinets and Green Backsplash
This kitchen creates a visual centerpiece via the island with its open cabinets that makes an impactful statement whilst still remaining welcoming, relaxed and family friendly. Featuring multicolored floor, dark wood cabinets, concrete countertops, green glass sheet backsplash and an island with flat-panel cabinets.
PHOTO ID #: 100206 | Photo Credit | Diespeker Terrazzo & Marble | Peter Kociha
Contemporary Kitchen with Terrazzo Countertop Island
This youthful and trendy kitchen has a distinctive rolling island design with terrazzo recycle glass countertop and open storage units and multicolored flat-panel cabinets.
PHOTO ID #: 100207 | Photo Credit | Trevor Brown Architect | Adelina Llive
Contemporary Black and White Kitchen with Ceramic Tile Backsplash
This kitchen combines the industrial look with sophisticated clean-line design of open cabinets in the island, white and grey countertops and a dynamic ceramic tile backsplash.
PHOTO ID #: 100208 | Photo Credit | Laura Butler-Madden | Patrick Butler-Madden
Contemporary White Kitchen with Large Island
This trendy kitchen has a mix of different style elements icluding shaker cabinets, marble countertops, white subway tile backsplash and light wood floor. The island has an airy look thanks to its open storage areas, sliding cabinets and wine cooler cabinet that makes the kitchen a part of the dining area.
PHOTO ID #: 100209 | Photo Credit | Tom Robertson Architects | Lillie Thompson
Contemporary White Kitchen with Wood Cabinet Accents
This minimal kitchen with concrete floor, marble countertops, lat-panel white cabinets and gray backsplash offers a contrasting look with open wood cabinet storage areas.
PHOTO ID #: 100210 | Photo Credit | Photographer: Stephen Morgan Photography
Contemporary and Chic Eat-In Kitchen with Large Island
This large and chic kitchen offers a generous island with an eating area. The open black kitchen cabinets adds to the rich atmosphere and create a contrast between white marble countertop. The white and gold flat panel cabinets highlights the fresh ambiance of the room.
PHOTO ID #: 100211 | Photo Credit | UV Architects
Contemporary Black and White Kitchen with Island
This trendy kitchen creates a dynamic space within a room via open storage units designed with a limited palette and material including white quartz countertop and black flat panel cabinets.
PHOTO ID #: 100212 | Photo Credit | Gloria Carlson – Harrell Remodeling, Inc. | Bernard Andre Photography
Contemporary White Kitchen with Red Glass Sheet Backsplash
This kitchen has a bold and minimalistic style with flat-panel white cabinets, quartz countertops, red glass sheet backsplash, paneled appliances and features an island with pull out glass storage unit that highlights the unique design.
PHOTO ID #: 100213 | Photo Credit | Kitchen Stori
Contemporary Neutral Kitchen with Blue Glass Sheet Backsplash
This kitchen has a pastel color scheme with fresh ambiance achieved by beige flat-panel cabinets, white countertops and wood eating area joined to the multi-level island. The island provides multiple functions and an open storage section.
PHOTO ID #: 100214 | Photo Credit | The Build Bristol Group
Contemporary Open Concept Kitchen with Livid Color Cabinets
This beautiful kitchen is a great inspiration for a unique contemporary design featuring light wood floor,flat-panel cabinets, light gray backsplash, an island and white countertops. The island offers an eating area with open storage units that is easily accessible.
PHOTO ID #: 100215 | Photo Credit | Origin Studio
Contemporary Kitchen with Blue Cabinets and Suway Tile Backsplash
This trendy u-shaped kitchen mixes the practicality of contemporary design elements like blue flat-panel cabinets, white countertops and subway tile backsplash with entertaining accents such as chalkboard paint wall and open storage area of the island that’s perfect for showcasing collection items.
PHOTO ID #: 100216 | Photo Credit | Porebski Architects | Conor Quinn
Contemporary Open Concept Kitchen with Wood Cabinets
This gorgeous kitchen has a large island with interesting storage cabinets that breaks the continued use of medium tone, flat-panel wood cabinets. The design is enriched by black marble countertop and blue glass sheet backsplash.
PHOTO ID #: 100217 | Photo Credit | Method Studio Architects | David Bleeker Photography
Contemporary Kitchen with Blue Cabinets and Porcelain Tile Backsplash
This beautiful contemporary open plan family kitchen designed with kitchen island that has open and closed cabinet storage, herringbone tiles, stunning spot-lit shelves and cabinets. Wooden flooring adds warmth and sliding doors and roof lights bring in the natural light.
PHOTO ID #: 100218 | Photo Credit | Dylan James
Contemporary Kitchen with Black and Light Wood Cabinets and Island
This mid-sized eat-in kitchen showcases trendy materials such as black and wood flat panel cabinets, white countertops, concrete floor within a creative design that achieves a sleek yet dynamic look. The island with open cabinets offers an area to add color into this neutral room.
PHOTO ID #: 100219 | Photo Credit | Go Smartbuild Ltd
Contemporary Wood Kitchen with Streamlined Design Aesthetic
This open concept kitchen on light polished concrete floor, features minimalistic flat-panel light wood cabinets, marble countertops, white stone slab backsplash and an island that has open storage cabinets matches with the clean look of the kitchen.
PHOTO ID #: 100220 | Photo Credit | Duey Built
Contemporary Medium Tone Wood Kitchen with Translucent Cabinets
This unique single-wall kitchen combines the warmth of light wood floor and medium tone flat-panel wood cabinets with the exciting design of frosted glass cabinets and multicolored mosaic backsplash.
PHOTO ID #: 100221 | Photo Credit | Hazel and Brown Design Company
Contemporary White Kitchen island with Storage Library
This kitchen showcases a fun take on the contemporary minimal aesthetic with flat-panel cabinets, white marble backsplash and mixing it with medium tone wood cabinets that allows for personal details and color to be part of the design.
PHOTO ID #: 100222 | Photo Credit | Nicholas Aslam | Simon Upton
Contemporary White Kitchen with Open Cabinet Island
This simplistic design features two islands as main worktops and bespoke flat panel cabinets that is almost hidden within the wall. The design is enriched
PHOTO ID #: 100223 | Photo Credit | Wabi Sabi Furniture and Joinery
Black and White Contemporary Kitchen with Red Cabinet Accent
This minimalistic eat-in kitchen features black flat-panel and glass-front cabinets, white countertops, and an island with storage cabinets. The bold interior of the open red cabinet in the island makes the island a focal point.
PHOTO ID #: 100224 | Photo Credit | Harvey Jones Kitchens
White Contemporary Kitchen with Large Island
This kitchen has an all-white flat-panel cabinets with white countertops and white backsplash. The large island features an eating area and open storage in the middle that is used for placing kitchen ware and books.
PHOTO ID #: 100225 | Photo Credit | Photographer: Edward Caldwell Photography
Open Concept Kitchen with Contemporary Wood Cabinets
This airy kitchen with light wood floor and medium tone wood flat-panel cabinets, white backsplashes and an island has an ideal environment for owners to cook and entertain guests. The unique open storage detail of the kitchen allows for showcasing special kitchen ware and also functions as a wine cabinet.
PHOTO ID #: 100226 | Photo Credit | J Witzel Interior Design | Christina Wedge Architecture by Matt Walsh
Spacious Contemporary Kitchen with Concrete Countertop
This serene kitchen has a lot to offer for who prefers accessible storage options in the kitchen. The long island with concrete countertop and light wood open cabinet units lifts up the atmosphere of the kitchen and adds a dynamism. The harmonious mix of medium grey and light wood tones creates a comfortable atmosphere.
PHOTO ID #: 100227 | Photo Credit | Bay Area Custom Homes, Inc. | Michele Lee Willson Photography
Dark Wood Kitchen with Blue Shelving in Island
This contemporary kitchen creates a simple yet unique design with the use of dark wood flat-panel cabinets, wood countertops and an open storage space for the custom made kitchen island with blue powder coated steel shelving.
PHOTO ID #: 100228 | Photo Credit | Photographer: Blake Marvin Photography
White Contemporary Kitchen with Blue Island
This large and spacious kitchen creates interesting proportions with long uninterrupted white flat panel and frosted glass front cabinets and makes a contrasting island design with blue flat panel and glass front cabinets that showcases the kitchen ware. The marble backsplash and light wood flooring completes the light look.
PHOTO ID #: 100229 | Photo Credit | JMA INTERIOR DESIGN
Chic Contemporary Kitchen with White and Steel Shaker Cabinets
This white kitchen features a dominant use of steel on the island which has shaker style glass front cabinet storage for kitchen ware. The quartz countertop, white cabinets and grey glass sheet backsplash blends in with harmony.
PHOTO ID #: 100230 | Photo Credit | Adriana Solmson Interiors
Contemporary Wood Kitchen with Dynamic Shelving
This kitchen has different take on the contemporary wood design with dynamic shelving also works as a separator. The main worktop is on the island with beige quartz countertops and glass front cabinets which showcases the kitchen ware beautifully.
PHOTO ID #: 100231 | Photo Credit | Creative Builders
Contemporary Neutral Kitchen with Subway Tile Backsplash
This mid-sized u-shaped kitchen has a clean yet striking design with steel and wood island that has eating area and wine storage. The smooth concrete floor matches with white flat-panel cabinets and white subway tile backsplash adds a continues movement through the kitchen.
PHOTO ID #: 100232 | Photo Credit | Habitech Planning & Design, Inc.
Modern Grey Kitchen with Transparent Island Storage
This kitchen has unique backsplash window design to let the natural light in. Floating flat panel cabinets with state of the art appliances. The dark wood island that has a movable table for parties is planned with plenty of glass front storage cabinets which is perfect for entertaining.
PHOTO ID #: 100233 | Photo Credit | Carriage Lane Design-Build Inc.
Modern and Neutral Kitchen with Dark Wood Island
A great example of a modern kitchen with a classic feel achieved by medium tone wood floor, beige flat-panel cabinets, quartz countertops, beige marble backsplash, and a dark wood island with open shelves and an eating area function.
PHOTO ID #: 100234 | Photo Credit | Cosetino
Modern and Cozy Kitchen with Wood Cabinets
This open concept kitchen features a long island with plenty of flat panel and illuminated open cabinets and Keranium Dekton countertop. The continued earthy tones creates a warm atmosphere.
PHOTO ID #: 100235 | Photo Credit | 3k Builders
Modern Grey Kitchen with Livid Color Island
This minimalist single-wall gray floor kitchen design features grey flat-panel cabinets, grey backsplash, and livid colored island that has a distinctive open storage area.
PHOTO ID #: 100236 | Photo Credit | Baudīt Interior Design
Modern and Chic Monochrome Kitchen with Wood Accents
Timeless feel of this modern l-shaped kitchen comprises of medium tone wood floor flat-panel cabinets, white cabinets, multicolored backsplash, black appliances, white countertops and island that functions as an eating area and storage space for decorative items.
PHOTO ID #: 100237 | Photo Credit | Leicht Westchester-Greenwich
Modern Eat- In Kitchen with Concrete and Wood Island Design
This island is an amazing inspiration for a adding interesting design choices within a closed volume. The drawer units provides ample amount of storage in the island and the wood table slab adds a striking detail. The island beautifully contrasts with the dark concrete floor and dark grey flat panel cabinets of the kitchen.
PHOTO ID #: 100238 | Photo Credit | Sustainable Kitchens
Transitional Grey Kitchen with Curved Centre Island
A sophisticated curved center island with glass fronted cabinetry and open shelving creates a romantic atmosphere in this transitional kitchen. Marble worktops sit on Moles Breath painted shaker cabinetry.
PHOTO ID #: 100239 | Photo Credit | Shelton Design/Build | MissLPhotography
Traditional Blue Kitchen with Pull-Out Island Cabinets
This large traditional kitchen has a timelessly pleasant atmosphere that will make cooking a joyful experience. The dark bamboo floor and subway tile backsplash are ideal backgrounds for the distinctive light blue shaker cabinets. The center island has a very clever storage cabinets with glass fronts that showcases the food items as a decorative element.
PHOTO ID #: 100240 | Photo Credit | Knutson Residential Design, LLC
Mid-Century Kitchen with Green Island Countertop
This large 1950s kitchen has a unique color scheme with dark wood flat-panel cabinets, red ceramic backsplash, and an island with green countertop. The central island is packed with storage cabinets and open storage spaces for books creates a fun focal point.