20 Cool Minecraft Survival House Ideas and Tutorials

Minecraft players will love this collection of Minecraft survival house ideas and tutorials.

If you’re looking for survival houses and more, you’ve come to the right place. Where possible, I’ve included a link to the YouTube video tutorial.

1. How To Build a Simple Survival House

Simple Survival House

Not only does this survival house by SheepGG look awesome, but it’s actually pretty simple to build. The creator of this house has provided a great tutorial showing you how to build this simple survival house. Watch the Survival House YouTube tutorial.

2. Medieval Gatehouse

Medieval Gatehouse

This medieval gatehouse by @squaremario_minecraft uses the following: Shaders: BSL v7.2 (BitGardener’s settings) Textures: Default.

3. Modern House

Modern House

This modern house has a great exterior; however, if you check out @thenetheriteguy, you can see that it has a fantastic interior too.

4. Hot Air Balloon House

Hot Air Balloon House

Blockdown Builds creates some of the most unique Minecraft builds. This hot air balloon house is no exception. It is absolutely amazing and it looks like it would be a lot of fun to live in.

5. Archery Range

Archery Range

For anyone who loves archery, this building is for you. If you’ve been considering an archery range, use this amazing build by @boythesurvivalbuilder for reference.

6. Small Medieval House

Small Medieval House

This build is perfect for anyone who wants to add a touch of medieval style to their Minecraft world. If you would like to check out the interior of this small medieval house, check out @daxar123_builds on Instagram.

7. Decorative House

Decorative House

This Minecraft decorative house is absolutely amazing. Here’s a decorative house that you can turn into a survival house. Check out @daxar123_builds to see the inside of the house.

8. Easy Mountain House

Easy Mountain House

This easy mountain house looks even better when you check out all of the photos uploaded by @jackscarecrowmc. It is small and easy to build, and it has a lot of features that make it perfect for surviving in the wild.

9. Survival Base

Survival Base

This survival base by @minecraft.luki7 is perfect for anyone who wants to build something that’s small and still looks great. Let your creativity run wild with your base.

10. Farm with Three Levels

Farm with Three Levels

Use these farm levels for your survival world. Each of these levels looks pretty cool if you ask me. Check out @voxpixel to see each farm up close.

11. Multiplayer Base

Multiplayer Base

If you’re looking for multiplayer base ideas, use this build by ExecutiveTree for reference. You can watch the YouTube tutorial to learn how to create this base.

12. Windmill


Here’s a simple windmill created by Minecraft Survival Builds. I really like the colors that were chosen for this. Make sure you check out the windmill from different angles.

13. Map Room

Map Room

A map room would be a great addition to any survival build. It would allow you to keep track of your location and plan your next move. Create a map room for your survival base using this photo from @minecraftsurvivalbuilds as your reference.

14. Mountain Starter House

Mountain Starter House

If you’re looking for a unique build, try this mountain starter house. This house is so cool and original. Check out @jacksscarecrowmc to see the entire house.

15. Modern Hobbit Hole

Modern Hobbit Hole

This Minecraft modern hobbit hole is a perfect example of how to make the most out of a small space. This cozy hobbit hole is made from quartz and terracotta. Check out @executivetree to see the interior.

16. Light Tower

Light Tower

I’m loving this light tower that’s perfect for survival mode. It can provide light in dark areas, and can also be used as a signal tower to communicate with other players. You can find out the details by checking out @gameeobuilds.

17. Survival Brick House

Survival Brick House

This survival brick house is so simple and would look great. It’s perfect for anyone who wants a durable and easy-to-build house. Check out the Survival Brick House video tutorial to make this yourself.

18. Large House Design

Large House Design

With plenty of room to store your gear and a nice, big roof to protect you from the elements, this design is perfect for anyone looking to build a sturdy home in Minecraft. If you’re looking for a cool house design, definitely check out this build from

19. Oak Survival Farmhouse

oak survival farmhouse

Oak is a great wood for building because it is strong and looks good. SheepGG has a YouTube tutorial on how to build this oak survival farmhouse.

20. Survival Tree House


This survival tree house includes all the essentials you’ll need. Make sure you check out Zaypixel on YouTube for this survival tree house full video tutorial.

Minecraft survival builds are all about creativity and using the resources you have to make something amazing. Whether you are creating a house for yourself or making a helpful tower, the possibilities are endless.

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