If you’re looking for the best Minecraft house ideas, I’m sharing some pretty cool builds that will inspire you.
From tree houses to wooden cabins to mountain houses, these houses will set you on your way to creating your dream home.
While building a house in Minecraft takes time, there’s really nothing like seeing and enjoying the finished project. Below, I’ve included photos for you to use as guides and inspiration.
I’ve also included some of my favorite YouTube tutorials if you’re looking for step-by-step instructions. Okay, now let’s get to the best Minecraft builds for houses.
1. Red Roof House with Small Garden
I don’t know about you, but I love this regular house with a red roof and a small garden created by YalChu’s Home. I’ve also included the YouTube video tutorial for this house.
2. Acacia Mountain House
Have you considered building a house on the side of a mountain? If so, you’ll probably love this Acacia Mountain House. I love the use of acacia wood with this mountain house.
3. Simple Survival House
Not only does this survival house by SheepGG look awesome, but it’s actually pretty simple structure to build. The creator of this house has provided a great tutorial showing you how to build this simple survival mode house.
4. Mini House
This mini house has a simple appearance that still looks quite nice. This house is built with wood and a variety of stone blocks. Additionally, it doesn’t require a lot of materials, which is great.
5. Soft Pastel Pink House
This pastel pink house is so soft and beautiful by YalChu’s Home. You don’t often come across houses like this, so I was happy I found it. You’ll also find the fun video tutorial showing you how to build this soft pastel pink house.
6. Three-Story Wooden House
I love the look of this three-story wooden house by YalChu’s Home. You can really see that a lot of time has been put into this build. There is also a tutorial showing you how to build this unique three-story wooden house.
7. Cozy Farmhouse
This stylish farmhouse from ZayPixel looks amazing. You can tell that so much time and care was put into creating this beautiful work of art. Thankfully, there’s a tutorial showing you how to build this awesome farmhouse.
8. Fantasy Cottage
This cute fantasy cottage is a simple house that’s cozy and fun to make. The YouTube video below will show you how to make this cottage as well as the resource pack used.
9. Modern Luxury House
This modern luxury house is just stunning. I’m including the video tutorial below that shows you how to build this house.
10. Ultimate Japanese Pagoda
This is the ultimate Japanese pagoda. A pagoda is a sacred building with multiple tiers. This is a great way to improve your building skills.
11. Even More Minecraft House Builds
Below, I’ve included even more Minecraft house builds. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to find any video tutorials for these houses. However, Minecraft players will still find inspiration from these builds.
12. Forest Cottage
There’s nothing like getting cozy in a warm cottage. Have fun relaxing and building this awesome forest cottage.
13. Survival Igloo
If you want to try something different, give this survival igloo a try. This igloo is perfect for your winter-themed village.
14. Lake House Build
If you like this house build, I have some good news for you. You can watch the video tutorial by Zaypixel for this lake house on YouTube.
15. Oak Survival Farmhouse
SheepGG has a YouTube tutorial on how to build this oak survival farmhouse. They make some of the best Minecraft house builds.
16. Epic Castle
You can’t deny that this castle build is absolutely epic and would be a real challenge to recreate. Unfortunately, there is no tutorial for this build, but I hope it has inspired you in some way. You can also try building a small castle if this one is too large.
17. Red Barn
If you’ve been working on building a farm in your village, you’ll love this red barn inspiration. Make sure you check out the creator for more awesome builds.
18. Awesome Tree House
This survival tree house includes all the essentials you’ll need. Make sure you check out Zaypixel on YouTube for the full video tutorial.
19. Modern House
If you like the look of the modern look of Minecraft houses you’ve seen, here’s one that’s simple and luxurious.
20. Desert Starter House
This starter is the ultimate when it comes to cool Minecraft builds. You can watch the tutorial from SquareMario. Shaders: BSL v7.2 Textures: Default
21. Hobbit Hole
22. Little Cub Cottage
If you’re in the mood to build a cottage, this little cub cottage is perfect. It may not be as little as you’d like, but you can definitely adjust the size to your liking.
23. Pinkwood Palace
I’m loving this Pinkwood Palace. The colors go so well together, and this is such a unique build. Not only that but there is so much detail that’s been put into this awesome piece.
The wandering traveler will love this outpost build. This building is perfect for a medieval village.
25. Worker House
Here’s another awesome build from @paintergigi. Again, if you have a medieval or fantasy-themed village, this is the perfect addition.
26. Cute House
This house is so simple and cute. If you want to see this build from different angles and also check out a few close-ups, check out @theuzeetos on Instagram.
27. House with Vines
If you love the unique look of vines growing along a house, this nice house should provide you with some inspiration. Get creative with how your vines grow on the house.
28. Purple House
This purple house is large and in charge. Those looking for a fun and modern house build will love this cool idea.
29. Lush Cottage
This cottage is definitely lush. It’s covered with grass, vines, red and white mushrooms, and more.
30. Hill Base
If you want to build this hill base, here is some of the information you’ll need: Shaders: BSL v8 | Minecraft Version: 1.18.1 | Jerm’s Better Leaves | Henry Pots and Plants.
31. Tudor House
This house is a part of a Tudor house series. This particular build is number 5 in the series. This house was modeled after a real home, and you can see the reference photo via Claire on Instagram.
32. A-Frame Cabin
If you enjoy this cabin, you’ll be happy to hear that GoldRobin has created a helpful tutorial showing us how to create this cozy cabin.
33. Classic Barn
Anyone with a farm in their village definitely needs to create a barn to go with it. Check out the credit below the picture to see the inside of the barn.
34. Ghostbusters House
Anyone who’s a fan of Ghostbusters will recognize this build. It’s inspired by the firehouse in the movie.
35. Flower Village
Here’s some inspiration for multiple village builds. The information for this flower village is as follows: Shader Pack: BSL Shaders | Texture Pack: Jerm’s Better Leaves.
36. Mini House
If you’ve ever considered creating a dessert in the game, this mini house is the perfect addition. It’s a simple build that fits perfectly with the desert theme.
37. Roman House
The Roman Empire is on the rise again in your Minecraft world with this easy Roman house.
38. Basic House
Use BSL shaders to recreate this classic house. This house has lots of great detail, but still has a simple and classic appearance.
39. Cool Underground Base
Your house doesn’t have to stand above ground. Get creative and build your very own cool underground main base.
40. Tree Portal
I love it when I come across a unique build such as this tree portal. This build is included in episode 6 of Taking Our World to the Next Level.
41. Cool Beach House
If you’re looking for a unique and creative Minecraft house build, look no further than this cool beach house design. With its laid-back vibes and stunning ocean views, it’s the perfect getaway home for any Minecraft player.
42. Cherry Blossom and Bamboo Blocks
Begin your adventure by crafting an enchanting house. Let the pink petals shine against a backdrop of bamboo blocks for a tranquil atmosphere that you won’t want to leave.
43. Build a Cool Treehouse
With this build, you can start with a basic treehouse platform and build around it. You can add a vine ladder, fun furniture, and even a secret hideout area.
44. Cherry Blossom House
If you love floral aesthetics, this cherry blossom house is the perfect addition to your Minecraft world. Follow these steps to create your own peaceful and beautiful home.
45. Survival Desert Base
Start a survival world in the desert with this survival desert base. With its clever and efficient design, you’ll have a reliable shelter in no time.
46. Dreamy Dunes
In case you didn’t know, dunes are fascinating landforms that can be found in various parts of the world. They are created by wind or water deposits of sand and have a unique crescent or star shape.
47. Mansion Build
Follow the video tutorial, and you’ll have a cool large mansion just like this one. This mansion design is easy and fun to build, and it makes the perfect survival base.
48. One Chunk House
Here’s a charming and space-saving house design with enchanting on the first floor, storage on the second, and a cozy sleeping area on the third. All in one compact chunk!
49. Minecraft Castle
For those looking for an impressive build, try creating a Minecraft castle. You’ll love building a fortified structure fit for royalty.
50. Hobbit Hole Base
Embrace your inner hobbit and build a cozy hobbit hole in Minecraft. Use this inspiration as your guide to create and warm and inviting home.
Shaders and Resource Packs
When looking through these builds, you probably noticed terms like “shaders” and “resource packs.” For anyone who’s new to the game of Minecraft, I’m sharing the meaning of these terms below.
Shaders in Minecraft
In Minecraft, shaders are modifications that enhance the game’s visuals as well as the overall graphic setting of the game. These enhancements allow the game to look more realistic.
Resource Packs in Minecraft
In the game, resource packs allow players to customize things such as textures, sounds, language files, and even fonts without making any changes to the game code.
Where to Find Shaders and Resource Packs
For shaders, resource packs, and much more, you may find the site CurseForge to be super helpful. They have hundreds of resources for you to download and enjoy.
The thing that I love about Minecraft is that there are endless possibilities for what you can create. You can build anything from small to huge structures, go on adventures with your friends and family, enjoy the beautiful scenery, and more.
I hope these Minecraft house builds have given you ideas for creating your own houses in the game. Remember to have fun and be creative!