3 hotels in Asia with stunning lobbies you won't mind hanging out in

Hotel lobbies are often hurried through; you get your keys, walk past the expertly arranged vase of flowers and enter the lift to your room -- all without a second look. However, these hotels are reinventing lobbies, from just a passageway into a space one wouldn't mind spending a night in.

Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit, Thailand
It features a discreet art gallery which boasts plush booth seating along the sides, a sleek neon chandelier that changes colors -- a piece of art in itself -- and enough space to house any type of exhibition.