Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Where to stay in Sao Paulo

If you're a first time visitor to Sao Paulo, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about neighborhoods and places to stay in Sao Paulo.

What's the best area of Sao Paulo to stay?

The top mentioned neighborhoods and areas that people talk about in and around Sao Paulo are:

Here's what Trippy members had to say:

"Jardins is a good option if you want to have it a bit more upscale - anywhere between Avenida Paulista and Rua Oscar Freire."  See More

"Pinheiros and Vila Madalena are probably the most charming neighbourhoods of Sao Paulo."  See More

"i would stay in Vila Madalena or Pinheiros ."  See More

"Paulista or Moema or Vila Madalena."  See More

Mentioned in this answer:
What are some good hotels in Sao Paulo?

Depending on the neighborhood you choose, you may want to research hotels in the area. If you'd rather start with the most recommended hotels in Sao Paulo, here's a list to get you started.

Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:

"The Skye bar at the Hotel Unique is always a highlight."  See More

Want to research more popular hotels in Sao Paulo? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
Where did you get these suggestions?

Trippy is a great resource for planning your trip because you get advice from real travelers. We suggested neighborhoods and hotels based on the recommendations of the Trippy community. This gives you a quick overview, but if you're looking to do more research, here are some of the questions that we used to find this information.

profile  Valerie Sacksworth from Los Angeles asked:
What's the best neighborhood in Sao Paulo for a first time visitor?  (9 answers)

profile  Bianca Ruffin from Los Angeles asked:
What to do with a 7.5 hour layover in Sao Paulo?  (7 answers)

profile  Lizzie Mendez from McAllen asked:
Best sushi restaurant?  (8 answers)

profile  Eric Boromisa from San Francisco asked:
Place to stay in Sao Paulo/Jardim Paulista $50/night - non-touristy things  (4 answers)

What if I plan my trip around food?

If you're a foodie or just love to eat when you travel, you might decide to stay in a hotel close to a restaurant you want to try. Here are some places to eat in Sao Paulo.

Want to research more popular restaurants in Sao Paulo? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
What if I don't have a car?

Maybe you're looking for a happening area with lots to see and do, or you want to be walking distance from tourist attractions. Check out some of these places and see there's a hotel nearby.

Want to research more popular attractions in Sao Paulo? Click the blue button below.

Mentioned in this answer:
Where can I find out more about Sao Paulo?

This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Sao Paulo locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Sao Paulo.

If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.

Flying into Sao Paulo? There are 3 alternative airports, so make sure you compare all your flight options. Find international, domestic, and local airports in Sao Paulo.

Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   About   ·   FAQ   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms