Benesse House is a unique property designed by Tadao Ando meant to immerse its visitors in nature and art, by merging a museum and a hotel into one. The design creates special places by situating modern art and architecture within the nature and the unique culture of the Seto Inland Sea, inspiring visitors to consider the meaning of Benesse – Living well. Visitors can unexpectedly encounter works of art, not only within the walls of the Museum but also while strolling around the grounds. You are surrounded by the elegance and simplicity of nature, featured in every aspect of the experience at this hotel from the design aesthetic to the island’s landscape. With restaurants, a café, and a shop available to overnight guests, as well as day visitors, guests are provided a pleasant and enriching experience of the island.