An ottoman can be a beautiful addition to a living room or hallway, but you may wish that they provided more seating space. If this is the case, consider looking at over-sized ottomans. Some are square, while others are very long, making them ideal for narrower spaces like hallways. In fact these are more like padded benches than like ottomans. But if storage is important to you, then they could be an ideal solution.
I love the tufted look of this model. It would be ideal for my place, if only I had enough room:
Extra long ottoman:
Extra long ottoman: Best Selling Mission Brown Tufted Leather Storage Ottoman Bench