From strolling in the city center to relaxing on the beach to having an adventure at a waterfall, there’s just so much to do in the Brazilian port city of Sao Sebastiao. Whether you’re here for work or to get away from it all, you’ll need to find the best place to stay. Here are the best hotels in Sao Sebastiao, based on customer reviews.
This is the hotel for those visitors who want no compromise on having the best time that they can. There are many tourist attractions near the hotel, including the Municipal Theatre and the beach promenade, which is just a short ride away from the Island of Ilhabela.
If you’d rather focus on some business, however, this hotel still provides great accommodation. You can make use of the free WiFi and the desks provided in each room and then take a break and leave your air-conditioned abode to take a stroll in the internal gardens, filled with palms and banana trees and built in a beautiful caiçara style.
Address: Rua Três Bandeirantes 125, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 60 USD
Travelers Review: Superb 9.2 (from 156 reviews)
If you came to Sao Sebastiao to properly enjoy the scenery, this hotel is for you! Literally translated as the “Sightseeing Hotel”, this lodging features air conditioning, a minibar, and a balcony, with a great sea and mountain view in every room.
Other facilities include free WiFi, free parking, free breakfast, and barbecue facilities, as well as proper meeting facilities if you’re visiting for business.
Panoramica Pousada Residencial
Address: Rua Samabaias,15 - Barequeçaba, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 93 USD
Travelers Review: Super 9.4 (from 156 reviews)
You wouldn’t have to go far to get anything if you stay at this hotel! Only a short walk away from the beach, you won’t have to go anywhere else. You can stay connected with the free WiFi and enjoy the game room and swimming pool in your downtime.
Or, just stay in your air-conditioned room after having a hearty breakfast at the free buffet. If you really need to get out though, that shouldn’t be a problem either, as private car parking is also provided.
Recanto dos Passaros
Address: Av. Guarda Mor Lobo Viana, 822, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 67 USD
Star Rating: 3 Star
Travelers Review: Very Good 8.3 (from 673 reviews)
Another Sao Sebastian hotel with great user reviews is the Ciribaí Praia Hotel. A short walk from Pauba Beach, as well as the Atlantic Rainforest, this hotel is known for its location. More than just that, though, are the facilities inside the hotel itself. Featuring a fitness room and a heated swimming pool, as well as a diverse breakfast, this hotel should definitely be high on your list when deciding where to stay.
Ciribaí Praia Hotel
Address: Rua dos Jacarandás, 165, Pauba, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 91 USD
Star Rating: 4 Star
Travelers Review: Very Good 8.5 (from 215 reviews)
If you’ve come to Sao Sebastiao to simply explore and enjoy the city, this hotel is definitely worth checking out! Very close to the Municipal Theatre, the Municipal Stadium, and the Gymnasium, this hotel will surely aid your adventurous side and all at a price much lower than surrounding lodgings.
Hotel Guarda Mor
Address: Avenida Guarda Mor Lobo Viana, 1268, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 40 USD
Star Rating: 3 Star
Travelers Review: Very Good 8.4 (from 480 reviews)
Ideal for families and providing a cosy feel, this hotel is a definite lodging for those of you who are traveling with children. This hotel has terraces, bicycle rentals, as well as permission to bring pets.
Pousada Estrela Mare
Address: Rua Honorato Vicente, 161, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil
Price: from 42 USD
Travelers Review: Superb 9.1 (from 235 reviews)
Set in a park, just 10 km (6.2 miles) from Ilhabela Island, this lodging is a perfect place for nature lovers to immerse themselves completely. With facilities such as hammocks on a patio, a view to the Atlantic Rainforest, and a tennis court, this hotel is a definite luxury. You can stay in a suite, or, if you have a larger group, even an apartment.
Address: Rua Dr. Paulo Costa, 653, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 178 USD
Star Rating: 4 Star
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 122 reviews)
Located just half a kilometer (.3 miles) from the town center, this hotel is the place to be if you’re a solo traveler and want to get things done. Be it a professional meeting or exploration of the city, this hotel is the place if you’ve got a focused mind and no time to waste. Not only do you get free breakfast before starting your work, but you also get tea and coffee in the afternoon to refresh yourself. And, if you need to get someplace, the hotel also provides free bicycles!
Pousada da Sesmaria
Address: Rua São Gonçalo, 190, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 68 USD
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.6 (from 319 reviews)
If you’d rather relax in the best way possible, then do check out this hotel. Not only is this hotel located on the beach, it also features extravagant facilities, including heated hot tubs, saunas, massage rooms, spas, and much more. You won’t have to even worry about exploring the city outside because you’ll be so busy enjoying yourself at this hotel.
Ilha de Toque Toque Boutique Hotel
Address: Rodovia Doutor Manoel Hypolito Rego, 1285, São Sebastião, CEP 11600-000, Brazil (see map)
Price: from 189 USD
Star Rating: 4 Star
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.7 (from 249 reviews)
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When traveling, it’s essential to choose a good hotel since a bad one can be a nightmare that completely ruins your trip. That said, don’t worry too much, these hotels have been chosen based on their user rating, meaning they’ve been tested, and you can rest assured that they’ll be great for your stay.
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