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5 Unique Aquariums & Fish Tanks to Liven Up Your Room

Aquariums are no longer just a glass bowl of an acrylic tank that houses your pretty fish. They are starting to become as pretty as their aquatic inhabitants. Be it a fish tank or a fish bowl, you want your aquarium to be unique and the center of attention.

Fish tanks are often placed in a corner of the house atop an aquarium table or mounted on a wall. While you can get creative with the type of fish or with your aquarium decorations, there isn’t much you can do about the tank itself.

What if there was a way to watch your fish frolic in a unique aquarium that looks so attractive that you keep it right at the center of your house? It is possible with a creative way of housing your fish than just a tabletop or wall-mounted tank.

We are talking about unique fish tank and aquarium designs that liven up the room instantly by making your fish the focal point of the room.

Unique Aquariums– Why do you need one?


They look luxurious and improve the aesthetics of your room by several notches. There is always a centerpiece in your living room and you can use your aquarium as one.

More Attention

With a unique aquarium design, your fish are bound to get more attention. Since such an aquarium would be placed at a center point, it would let you take more care of it as you would be able to spot any problem instantly.

Stress Relievers

Chances of you taking a chair to sit in front of your fish tank to see them swim are very few. But with an aquarium at a strategic point in the house, you can see the fish all the time. Seeing the fish swim has a calming effect on people and reduces stress.

Keeping the fish in the center of your house can have a soothing effect and reduce your anxiety levels.

Top Unique Fish Tanks & Aquariums

We have reviewed some unique aquarium designs for you that will make your fish look even more beautiful.

PRUGNA Wall-hanging Fish Bowl

This unique fish tank can be wall-mounted and its unique design will instantly catch the eye of your guests.


  • This tank has a 1-gallon water capacity
  • Its dimensions are : Size: 11.5 x 11.5 x 5.2 inch, Opening size: 6 x 3.5 inch, Usable size: 10 x 10 x 5 inches
  • It is made of high-quality acrylic
  • This wall tank comes with an artificial weed and stone

What We Like

  • The fish bowl doubles up as wall décor and does not take up much space on a table
  • The tank is safe from pets and kids
  • It is easy to install and clean

Retro E14 Desk Lamp Fish Tank

It’s a lamp! It’s a centerpiece! It’s an aquarium! That’s what you will feel with this aquarium table lamp.


  • The lamp comes in two variants- Model A: Total height is 35CM, with the widest area measuring 25CM, Model B: Total height is 36CM with the widest area measuring 20CM
  • The aquarium at the base is made of glass. The shade is made of cloth.
  • The lamp holder has an E14 screw and uses a light bulb of 110-240V (Light bulb not included)

What We Like

  • This lamp aquarium comes with a bedside switch
  • Looks great on your bedside table or in your living room

THE NIFTY NOOK New Mystical Fish Bowl

This unique fish bowl design brings the mermaid world right inside your house.


  • This fish bowl has a 1-gallon capacity
  • The size of this bowl is 12.5″L x 7.75″W x 8.75″H
  • The bowl rests on a base designed to look like a resting mermaid. The edge of the bowl is lined with an antique-finish ring
  • It is made from polyresin and has an antique finish to it

What We Like

  • The bowl looks good in your living room and is perfect for a small fish

Aqueon Princess Castle Aquarium

If you have kids in your house then they will fall in love with this aquarium designed to look like a princess castle.


  • This pink and purple aquarium is made from acrylic and has a ½-gallon capacity
  • The dimensions of this aquarium are 8.25 x 4.75 x 8.5 inches (L*W*H)
  • The feeding hole for the fish is at the top
  • It is ideal for a single tropical fish

What We Like

  • The domes and flags at the top make the aquarium look very attractive
  • The aquarium comes with artificial plant and decorative gravel
  • You can keep this in your kid’s room where it can go well with a princess theme

Hagen Marina CUBUS Glass Betta Kit

This unique fish tank is in the shape of a cube and has a clip-on LED lamp at the top.


  • The LED lamp has three lights that bring out the beautiful colors of the tank
  • It has a water capacity of 0.9-gallons and a breathing hole at the top
  • The dimensions of this tank are: 5.9 inches long, 5.9 inches wide, 5.9 inches high

What We Like

  • Its compact design

It’s time to say goodbye to your regular fish tank and get home one of these unique aquarium design ideas.