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Maksoud Plaza

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#39 of 323 Hotels in Sao Paulo
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is more of a business hotel than a vacation one. Rooms are average with provision of basic amenities. Breakfast was fine. I stayed for just 2 nights so it was ok. Good for the price that i got. Staff was courteous. Good location. Bars, mall and paulista avenue are at walking distances.

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maksoudplaza, Diretor de vendas at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Manuja, We appreciate you praising comments on Maksoud Plaza. It will be a great pleasure to receive you again soon. Best Regards, Fabiana Colossio Director of Sales and Marketing

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

View was fantastic, location wonderful. The cocktail lounge superb. The beds were hard but ok. Cheap laminated floors. Staff very nice. All and all it turned out to be fine. The cocktail is a definite place for a great cocktail.

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maksoudplaza, Director of Sales at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Kitty, We appreciate your praising comments on Maksoud Plaza and its staff. It will be a pleasure for us to receive you again. Yours sincerely, Fabiana Colossio Director of Sales and Marketing

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from our room over São Paulo was fantastic, the hotel is in a great location close to a shopping center good restaurants. Over all the room was clean and well serviced the lobby area is amazing however the hotel is in need of an update. You can see that at its height it would have been THE place...

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maksoudplaza, Diretor de vendas at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Nementh, Thank you for your comments on Maksoud Plaza. We are constantly renewing our facilities and improving services to keep up with the times, and for our guests´ best comfort. Your remarks will be carefully considered. We hope you may stay with us soon. Yours sincerely, Fabiana Colossio Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 2 nights in this hotel and checked out to move to Hilton (to a much smaller room with a similar service quality). Good things first, the price/ quality is very good, rooms are big and clean, the fitness and pool are great, the service is good and staff are friendly. However, the negative issues far outweigh the former...

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maksoudplaza, Manager at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Joaquin, Thank you for your comments. We regret that your experience at Maksoud Plaza was not satisfactory. Your remarks will be carefully considered. Please accept our apologies. All of Maksoud Plaza's premises provide total accessibility. If the guest uses a wheelchair or has reduced mobility, he or she can access the Mezanino Atrium Lounge through the first floor,...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can tell this hotel was once beautiful and modern, and it could be again. The location of this hotel is perfect, just steps away from Paulista Ave, and the staff is friendly and helpful. However, the rooms and bathrooms are pretty outdated and in need of a renovation. The mattresses are very hard, which some may like, but was...

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maksoudplaza, Manager at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Faith, Thank you for choosing Maksoud Plaza for your recent stay. We are constantly renovating the facilities to keep up with the times, and for our guest´s best comfort, albeit always maintaining the characteristics of the hotel´s classic style. Your observations will be carefully considered. We hope to have the honor of lodging you on other occasions. Yours...

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views and the location are perfect, the staff friendly and overall the hotel delivered on the expectations. However I Think the hotel needs an upgrade, the overall impression is that the hotel is work and dated. The orners need to invest to be able to retain the impression of luxury.

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maksoudplaza, Manager at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Heine, We appreciate your praising comments on Maksoud Plaza and its staff. Your remark on hotel´s upgrade will be carefully considered. We are constantly making investments to improve the hotel, be it in the facilities for better functionality, or in technology and equipment. We hope you may stay with us again during your next visit to São Paulo....

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Everything is the 70s: rooms, bathrooms, feel and like of the whole building.....wifi connectivity. Is like most of us are used to XXI St century. Restaurant is ok but hard to get a good coffee once breakfast is over

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maksoudplaza, Manager at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Boris, Thank you for choosing Maksoud Plaza for your recent stay. The comments are very welcome, as they help us improving our services. Your remarks are extremely careful. We appreciate your understanding and hope you may stay with us again on other occasions. Best regards, Otávio Golin Operations Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The hotel is in a very good central location. The most attractive feature is the atrium lobby. The room was spacious with 2 queen size beds. The bathroom needs renovation. The AC did not have a remote control. There were no sockets near the bed to charge mobile phones. There were only CNN and Bloomberg English news channels with repetitive...

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maksoudplaza, Director of Sales at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Rose, Thank you for choosing Maksoud Plaza for your recent stay. Your remarks will be carefully analyzed for the correction of possible failures and improvement of our services. Please accept our apologies. We appreciate your understanding and hope you may stay with us again. It will be a pleasure to receive you. Best regards, Fabiana Colossio Director of...

Aschaffenburg, Germany
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I stayed here one night from Saturday to sunday morning. The Maksoud Plaza was one of the first 5 star hotels in town and it's very iconic and famous building with the beautiful atrium lobby. After to stay normally at the Renaissance and Intercontinental I decided to stay finally here for one night to try out this Accor managed hotel....

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maksoudplaza, Director of Sales at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Globetraveller, We appreciate your praising comments on Maksoud Plaza and its facilities to serve the guests. We are glad to having met your expectations regarding a good stay in São Paulo. We hope you stay with us when you come back to the city. It will be a great pleasure to receive you again. Best regards, Fabiana Colossio Director...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The hotel is in the heart of everything you want while in this teaming city...Nice rooms friendly staff. Good food and a nice lobby bar. The hotel also has a men's barber shop in the lobby and you can get a nice trim of your beard or an old fashion straight razor shave....

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maksoudplaza, Diretor de vendas at Maksoud Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Ken, We appreciate your praising comments on Maksoud Plaza. it will be a great pleasure to host you again. Best regards, Fabiana Colossio Director of Sales and Marketing

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Staying in Bela Vista

Neighbourhood Profile
Bela Vista
Known for its Italian cantinas, Bela Vista is the place to go for great pasta. Also called “Bixiga”, the area is an important cultural part of the city, with the bohemian and the religious costumes of its inhabitants on full display. In August, the large Nossa Senhora Achiropita party fills the streets with a variety of Italian food and music. You can experience the liveliness of the neighbourhood walking through the antiquities fair at Dom Orione Square or visiting the “Brazilian Caminito”, a version of the Argentinian street complete with colorful buildings. Bela Vista is also home to the traditional samba school “Vai-Vai”. Buy a ticket to a rehearsal and get a taste of what Carnival is like.
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  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As one of the most iconic hotels in São Paulo, Maksoud Plaza Hotel is quite simply the place to stay when visiting the city for business or leisure. Perfectly located just one block off of fashionable Avenida Paulista, steps from top businesses and the finest shopping and restaurants in the Bela Vista district, our hotel is a beacon of five-star luxury. Whether you are relaxing in our 416 exquisitely designed rooms or suites, unwinding in the heated indoor pool or savoring gourmet cuisine in our renowned restaurant, you will experience the epitome of elegance and sophistication. Guests arriving at Maksoud Plaza find themselves immersed in a rare union of art and architecture. The majestic Atrium Lobby is adorned with the works of world-famous artists yet the ambiance is warm, cozy and inviting. At every moment of your stay, you will enjoy the bespoke service and gracious hospitality that have set Maksoud Plaza as São Paulo's premier business and social hub for over 37 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maksoud Plaza

Address: Rua Sao Carlos do Pinhal, 424, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01333-000, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo > Bela Vista
Price Range: $138 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Maksoud Plaza 5*
Number of rooms: 416
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Also Known As:
Maksoud Plaza Sao Paulo, Brazil
Maksoud Plaza Hotel Sao Paulo
Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Sao Paulo
#16 Spa Hotel in Sao Paulo
#26 Luxury Hotel in Sao Paulo
#31 Business Hotel in Sao Paulo
#37 Romantic Hotel in Sao Paulo
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“High floors”
joaquint318, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for City views instead of river views”
HeineHustedH, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Executive room on high floor”
Globetraveller2014, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“from my experience all rooms are basically the same...some have 1 bed some have 2”
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“The higher the better”
WDP2014, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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