07/22/2010 11:23 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Best Hotel Bathrooms In The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

Hotel bathrooms are more than a few amenities and his-and-her sinks. While the bathroom might not be your first thought when choosing a hotel for your next vacation, it's worth consideration before you book. After all, we spend a lot of time in the bathroom - whether at home or on the road - so it stands to reason that travelers will want a good prep-and-primp space before heading to the big business meeting or going out for the night.

Today's hotels are packed full of luxurious amenities including spa robes, fuzzy slippers, specially-made lotions and bath products, televisions and sound systems. But look beyond the porcelain and you'll find some bathrooms are in a class of their own. From rain showers to candle-lined tubs to outdoor wonders, these five fabulous bathrooms will have you rethinking what you do in loo.

The Best Hotel Bathrooms