3-60 Ōfukachō, Kita-ku, Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu 530-0011, Japan
Photo courtesy of InterContinental, Osaka
InterContinental, OsakaThis contemporary property opened in 2013 on floors 20–32 of the Grand Front Osaka mixed-use complex. It connects directly to transportation hub Osaka Station, and utilizes materials such as Japanese glass, wood, and stone. The experience starts in the lobby, positioned on the 20th floor with views of the city. Rooms averaging 540 square feet have light wood finishes and bathrooms separated from the living area only by floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, giving accommodations a bright, open feel.