Hotel tips on the coast of São Paulo Brazil

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When choosing your hotel and where to stay in Santoson the coast of São Paulo, some of the most important things for you to consider is location. If you come to the city for leisure, for example, staying close to the beach will be very welcome, after all, you probably came down the mountains in search of the sea, right?

For those who come for work, there are other good hotel alternatives a little further away from the seafront, such as new developments in the central region. In any case, the city has seen a growth in hotel supply and good developments have opened in recent years, including large chains, which practically did not exist here. In this post we list some of the places best rated by guests* when the question is where to stay in Santos.



It took a while, but Santos finally gained large chain hotels. In a short time they emerged as one of the best value for money.


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Located on one of the city's main avenues (Ana Costa), 500m from the Gonzaga Beach and in the neighborhood of the same name, where there are shopping malls, cinemas and excellent commercial facilities, the Novotel is one of the best-rated hotels in Santos.

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The rooms are modern, there is free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool. For the category and daily price, it is great value for money.
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In the neighboring neighborhood of Boqueirão, in front of the beach of the same name, the hotel follows the comfort standards of the Mercure chain. All rooms have a balcony, free Wi-Fi and there are options for more than two guests. Highlight for the rooftop pool with sea views.
+ See the price of daily rates at Mercure Santos


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Located in Ponta da Praia, more accessible for those who want to take the ferry to Guarujá, the Comfort Hotel Santos, also highly rated, is 700m from the Aquarium and the beach. This is a slightly more residential neighborhood, but still has many shopping and leisure options. The rooms are modern and well equipped. The rooftop pool, sauna and gym are another positive point.
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The interesting thing about staying in a ibis You already know what to expect, as all of the chain's hotels follow the same standard anywhere in the world for a more affordable price. In Santos, the hotel is located in the busy Gonzaga neighborhood, right next to the beach of the same name and in the same complex as the Mercure. The rooms are standardized and have a good value for money.
+ Check the daily rate at ibis Gonzaga


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Recently opened, it is very close to the bus station, in the central area of ​​the city. It is far from the beach and you need to take a taxi or public transport to get to the shore. It could be a good option for those who come for work and need to stay in this region or for those who want cheaper daily rates than on the beach. The default is the same as the network ibisdespite being quite new.
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Just because they are not from large national and international chains does not mean that the hotels below do not also deserve attention. For years they have always been known as the best in Santos. Even with a “certain amount of time” of existence, they still remain the best evaluated and recommended.


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For many years, this was one of the best hotels in the city, one chosen even for wedding nights. Despite its age, it still remains one of the best places for those looking for a place to stay in Santos. It is practically on the beach and is located on Avenida Ana Costa, in the heart of the trendy Gonzaga neighborhood.

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There are luxury apartments, some even with L'occitane products, but it is necessary stay tuned because there are very simple rooms. The outdoor pool on the roof has a beautiful view of the entire coastline.
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Another icon of the Santos hotel industry, the structure of Mendez Plaza is also very good and the rooms have undergone modernization in recent times. It is integrated into the Shopping Miramarhas an outdoor pool and is one block from Praia do Gonzaga.
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Rafael Carvalho

A native of Minas Gerais, a fan of chicken with okra and good beer, he currently lives in São Paulo. He has a degree in Radio and TV, a postgraduate degree in Journalism and has worked with Digital Content for over 16 years. He has worked for companies such as SBT and Jovem Pan FM. Passionate about traveling, he founded Esse Mundo É Nosso and travels around Brazil and the world all year round, always looking for tips to share.

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