The infrastructure of InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown is an artwork in of itself with a sophisticated design that has single-handedly elevated the city’s skyline, it is only expected the inside be just as elegantly adorned. Many can attest much of its beauty lies in the hundreds of art pieces throughout the hotel. Each was carefully curated for a specific reason in telling the story of the iconic hotel. Read on for insight on a few key pieces and what the meaning behind them are.
Located on the 69th floor in the north-west corner of the InterContinental offers guests traditional Japanese cuisine with a modern California twist over a panoramic view of the Hollywood Hills.
The Surfurbia ecology lives almost entirely on the 7th level and is home to the hotel’s welcoming rooftop pool deck and NO DIVE Bar. From the moment guests step into the gated area, they are invited to dip in the sideways pool that is adorned with white tiles and blue lane dividers. With a memorable backdrop of the Downtown skyline on one side and an expansive ocean view on the other, it is obvious location is one perk of the hotel along with weather that allows the pool deck to stay open all year long.
The 71st floor of the InterContinental Downtown tells an unexpected love story between infamous Marie Antoinette and a Californian Vaquero, set in Michelin guide recommended, La Bouchere 71. The tale begins at the crystal bar with a glowing pink glass beacon inspired by Marie Antoinette’s shimmering jewels, with matched glassware and mirrors that are backlit by the hotel’s Autopian inspired chandelier . Here guests can enjoy unique mixology drinks and amber vintage scotches while sitting on jewel-toned mohair sofas that are an interpretation of Marie Antoinette’s Chaperone chair that were designed for courting couples to relish in.
Home to the sunshine state of California, InterContinental Downtown celebrates the beautiful weather all year long through its sophisticated architecture and design elements. Throughout its 73 stories, 889 guest rooms, six world-class restaurants and bars, ballrooms and meeting rooms, each of these spaces immerse guests in the beauty of natural light with encompassing window views of the city of Los Angeles.
To say the intention was placed behind every detail, artwork, and curvature throughout the luxurious InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown is an understatement. In fact, having meaningful detail throughout the hotel was such an important factor in the design process that even the bathrooms were meticulously created to be a standalone experience. They’re so unique and chic that they are often featured as the backdrop of guests’ social media posts. Use hashtags #InterContinentalDTLA and #LAElevated to see guests' posts.
Located in a central location of Downtown Los Angeles, with 889 guest rooms each uniquely exuding Southern California charm. InterContinental delivers the modern L.A. lifestyle travelers seek while providing a comforting home above the hustle and bustle of the city.
There’s more to the 70th floor of the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown than what meets the eye. To access the sky-high floor, guests are transported up in high speed, double-decker elevators with panoramic views of the city. Upon stepping out of the scenic lift, guests are greeted with more breathtaking views of the city. Modern check-in panels are illuminated by Autopian inspired custom light fixtures suspended above.
Located inside the tallest building in the Los Angeles skyline, grazing 1,100 feet and 73 stories, the InterContinental Downtown embodies both the glamour and exhilaration that defines what it means to live the InterContinental Life in quintessential Southern California style.
Welcome to the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown’s blog where world travelers and local Angelinos are invited to partake in a conversation of novel history and architectural delight. Here we will dive deep into the fundamentals of what it means to Live the InterContinental Life and how the iconic hotel exhibits an Elevated Perspective in all that they do. Gain exclusive insight into the inspiration and thought behind the hotel’s notable architecture, design and cuisine that will only be revealed here.