Sometimes a man needs a place to get away from the world -whether to spend some time alone or some time with his buddies. The man cave is a perfect refuge from work, family and life in general and these man caves are just about as removed from the everyday world as you could hope for.
Comic book artist Tyler Kirkham created the ultimate in geeky man caves when he spent over $50,000 creating this truly magnificent tribute to Skyrim and the rest of the Elder Scroll series. His space includes a kitchen, a bathroom, an alchemy lab, a secret door hidden behind a bookcase, a waterfall, a suit of armor, a $20,000 home theater system and over $8,000 worth of stone masonry.
This home in Forest Hill, North Carolina is an ultimate shrine to the Toronto Maple Leafs, featuring not only a collection of photos, equipment and uniforms from team members -but even a turnstile from the Maple Leaf Gardens. The main seating area features a drop down screen and projector to create one impressive viewing area, as well as peripheral televisions on each side.
One Great Garage
If you ask many men what they'd want in their dream man cave, they'll tell you they want a gorgeous car. This ultimate garage hangout by tdSwansburg Design Studio is the epitome of car collector fantasies. The space not only includes the owner's prized collection of Mustangs and Shelby Cobras, but also a full bar and entertainment center.
Wooden & Rustic
Just a fraction of the space of this $11.5 million waterfront home in Orcas Island, Washington makes up the beautiful game room, but it's enough to make you dream of long nights spent sipping scotch, shooting pool and reading anything by Ernest Hemmingway.
If you're of the opinion that a man cave should be its own separate structure, then you'll love this beautiful, rustic design by Heritage Restorations. With a wet bar, a pool table, a ping pong table and an entertainment center it's the perfect home-away-from-home that's still next door to home.
Wood & Stone
This wonderful basement man cave by CHC Creative Remodeling features wooden walls and flooring, stone accents and a stunning ceiling inspired by the night sky. Entertainment options include vintage video games, pinball machines, a foosball table, a full bar, slot machines, a pool table. The basement is even equipped with its own gym and a half bathroom.
Sporty & Sleek
With a home theater, a basketball court, a full bar and a shuffleboard table, this great space by Kaufman Construction Design and Build functions as both a man cave and a great place for the whole family to get together and enjoy each other's company.
Covering All Bases
With an awesome baseball-themed home theater room, an indoor basketball court and a game room equipped with pinball, video games, pool and a card table, this basement renovation by BOWA may be designed for a family, but it has all the makings of a magnificent man cave.
Simple & Modern
With three tvs, a comfy couch, shelves of helmets and an air hockey table, this great space by KDS Interiors shows that man caves don't need to be massive to be brilliant.
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