It's not enough to stick a bar in your entertaining room and be done with it. Sure, it will give you a place to store your bottles of liquor, glasses and other sundry items but it is going to look a little bare with nothing sitting in front of it.
That something is a set of bar stools and the more comfortable they are, the more inclined people are going to be towards using them.
If you are going to place bar stools in front of the bar the most comfortable types you can buy are leather due to the natural elegance they lend to the place.
Soft leather is extremely comfortable to sit on and it's this reason that they have been becoming increasingly popular.
An important point to remember is that leather requires regular care if it is going to last for any length of time in the condition that you first bought it.
You should try to follow the maintenance instructions that are usually supplied with any leather furniture items. Leather is not a uniform material and the instructions to care for one type may not be the same as another, so you should make sure you are following the specific instructions for the piece that you bought.