Where to stay around São Paulo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 673 holiday lettings near São Paulo. From 358 apartments to 118 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near São Paulo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to São Paulo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in São Paulo:

  • Vila Buarque: 56 holiday homes
  • Pinheiros: 23 holiday homes
  • Consolacao: 87 holiday homes
  • Jardim Paulista: 62 holiday homes
  • Ibirapuera: 51 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to São Paulo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in São Paulo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Villa-Lobos Park: 313 holiday lettings
  • Football Museum: 312 holiday lettings
  • Galeria Fortes Vilaca: 307 holiday lettings
  • Italia Building: 313 holiday lettings
  • WTC Golden Hall: 280 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around São Paulo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in São Paulo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 358 apartments in São Paulo. Our other popular types of São Paulo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 118 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 10 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including condos and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in São Paulo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 333 holiday homes with pool available in São Paulo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Sao Paulo World Cup Accommodation

    Brazil’s largest city is a cosmopolitan financial centre that is home to 11 million people. The weather in the south east of the country can be capricious, hence the city’s nickname: Terra da Garoa (Land of the Drizzle). Sao Paulo is Brazil’s most multicultural city, with over 100 ethnicities calling the vast metropolis their home. Concerts, exhibitions and a selection of world-class restaurants – 12,000 to be precise – are some of the city’s prime highlights. Six World Cup matches will take place here, starting with Brazil v Croatia on 12th June. Uruguay face England a week later, then Netherlands play Chile on 23rd June. The final group game sees Korea Republic line up against Belgium. The winner of group F will play the group E runner-up on 1st July before before Sao Paulo hosts a semi-final on the 9th.

    World Cup accommodation in Sao Paulo is mostly made up of apartments, ranging from the small but functional to the sprawling and sophisticated. City centre suites are available with swimming pool, modern utilities and home cinema. With two airports to choose from – Conghonas and International Andre Franco Montoro – also known as Cumbica – getting to Sao Paulo couldn’t be easier.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Sao Paulo City, Brazil

    Many people choose to take their holidays in Sao Paulo city due to the fact that there are so many amazing attractions to visit. However, for the days that you decide to put your sight-seeing on hold, there are a good number of activities to get involved in within the city. For a start, there are some great beaches to head to, all of which are within a very quick drive of the city. Here you can enjoy pastimes such as swimming, snorkelling, surfing, wind surfing, pleasure boat cruises, sailing, parasailing, jet skiing and water skiing. There are some peaceful and picturesque walks to enjoy along the coast and also within the lush rainforests that encircle the conurbation.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Sao Paulo City, Brazil

    Where to start when it comes to the places to visit on holiday in Sao Paulo city? There are just so many! To get the most out of the important attractions and landmarks that have helped to make this city what it is today, visit the Cathedral da Sé, which is one of the most important symbols of Sao Paulo. Paulista Avenue is probably the best thoroughfare in the whole city for you to find the greatest concentration of museums and historic architecture. Not forgetting the younger members of your travelling party, there are great attractions for them, too. The Zoological Park of Sao Paulo is the largest in Brazil and there is even a separate safari park just outside of the city. The kids will also love Sao Paulo Aquarium where there is an opportunity to learn more about the local marine life to the area.

    Weather in Sao Paulo City, Brazil

    For your holidays in Sao Paulo city, you can expect to bask in a typical humid sub-tropical climate. This means that temperatures are either very warm to mild throughout the year. Summers really can be hot at times, often hitting around 32 degrees Celsius. However, this is often tempered by sharp rain storms which are more common than during the winter. July is the coolest month of the year, but the average still reaches a very pleasant 16 degrees. The average rainfall in this part of Brazil is a very high 57 inches - therefore an umbrella is an absolute must!

    Travel to Sao Paulo City, Brazil

    Sao Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) serves the area for your holidays in Sao Paulo city. This airline welcomes direct flights to and from the UK through British Airways and Tam Airways. Both of these services leave from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in Sao Paulo

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sao Paulo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Professor Aristoteles Orsini Planetarium (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Pinheiros Sport Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Jockey Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Sao Paulo Zoo (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Republic Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Playcenter Theme Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Sao Paulo

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sao Paulo is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ibirapuera Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Sao Paulo Botanical Garden (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Park Anhangabau (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Republic Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Arouche Square (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Luz Square (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)