Ipiranga Museum, Sao Paulo Brazil

Hotels in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Bustling Sao Paulo, the largest city in Brazil and one of the largest cities in the Southern Hemisphere can be somewhat intimidating to first-time tourists, who wonder where to start in the sprawling metropolis that is home to over 11 million people.  Once you get your bearings, however, Sao Paulo is quite manageable and easy to navigate.  It is quite important to choose your hotel in Sao Paulo in a convenient location to save you time and money on unnecessary commuting.  If you prefer self-catering, there are plenty of self-contained, serviced apartments in Sao Paulo for families and groups.  To find where to stay in Sao Paulo book online for the best Aoa Paulo hotel deals or to find cheap hotels in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Here are some of our suggestions for the best areas of Sao Paulo to use as your base.

Where to Stay in Sao Paolo for Tourists

The historic area of the city is Centro, where skyscrapers and colonial buildings rub shoulders and where you will find many tourist attractions.  Luz is a resurging cultural part of town and home to many museums.  Most of the Sao Paulo hotels in Centro full into the popular mid-price bracket, with a few 4-star hotels in Sao Paulo completing the picture. 

Jardin is the glamorous neighbourhood where some of the best shopping, restaurants and bars are located.  Some of the best accommodation in Sao Paulo is situated here, and for 5-star luxury you have 7 hotels to choose from, including the Tivoli Sao Paulo, The Intercontinental and the Renaissance Sao Paulo.  If you prefer a Sao Paulo apartment in Jardin, have a look at the Transamerica Flat International Plaza where the apartments have access to a pool, restaurant and bar.

Hostels in Sao Paulo are a popular option for travellers on a tight budget; In the Vila Madelena area there are several to choose from, including the superb Sao Paulo Global Hostel, the Telstar Hostel and the Vila Madelena Hostel, all of which come highly recommended by previous guests.

Where to Stay in Sao Paolo for Business

Brooklyn is the hub for business travellers and consequently has several of the best hotels in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  A few of the most popular are the Grand Hyatt, the Hilton and the Grand Estanplaza.  Premium Flats Berrini offers apartments in Brooklyn for hotel-weary business travellers.