Big Game: Safari Themed Rooms for Kids

Nothing quite captures a child’s imaginations like a safari. From big game to slithering snakes, jungle vines and exotic birds, it’s a promise of adventure, colour and creatures galore. Create a stylish safari themed room with some African inspired décor.

Image: I Love Bokkie

Image: I Love Bokkie

Boys Safari Bedroom

Image: Petit and Small

Boys Safari Room

Image: Deco Plurielles

Here are some of favourite picks to help you recreate the look:


  1. Add character with a Savannah Story zebra bust, £58
  2. Laura Carlin hand painted ceramic mural tiles tell a thousand tales, from £100 for 4
  1. This jungle wallpaper by Sophie Cordey for The Collection Editions is intricate and beautiful, €138 per panel
  1. Throw a printed springbok rug on the playroom floor for a playful touch, €106
  1. This bird lampshade by Hommin is such a great nod to adventure, €45
  1. Simple and sleek, this elephant light stool by Spotted is a perennial favourite, £275
  1. The knitted, knotted snake lamp by Studio Annebet Philips can be thrown on the table or strung on the wall, £116
  1. Play Tarzan with this IKEA swinging chair (PS Svinga), £50