15 Best Airbnbs in São Paulo, Brazil (2023 Edition)

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Known for its food and history and filled with museums, parks, and shops, the city of São Paulo is a popular destination for both business and leisure. Whether you’re attending a conference or on the hunt for great restaurants, you’ll need an excellent place to stay while you’re there. To help, we’ve compiled a list of the best Airbnbs in São Paulo, Brazil.

Because we want you to have the best stay possible, all of the rentals on this list are run by superhosts, who have tons of great reviews and an excellent record of service. Additionally, some of them belong to the Airbnb Plus program, and their rentals have been inspected in-person by an Airbnb representative to ensure the highest quality. 

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Condo With Hot Tub and Skyline Views

Enjoy a stunning bird’s eye view of the city from the glazed balcony of this two bedroom condo, where the height provides privacy while you soak in the hot tub. If you’re on the hunt for vacation rentals in São Paulo with a touch of luxury and with room for up to five people, then you’ll surely want to take a peek.

Both bedrooms are air conditioned and have room-darkening shades for the windows, which overlook the city and let in bright sunlight uninterrupted by trees or other homes. One bedroom has a double bed and the other a queen-size bed. There are two full bathrooms as well, both with tiled walk-in showers, hair dryers, and plenty of fresh, fluffy towels. 

The living room is in another part of the glazed balcony and includes a smart TV and a sleeper sofa for extra sleeping accommodations. In the kitchen, you’ll find a stove, oven, dishwasher, water and ice dispenser, and espresso maker. You’ll also find both a breakfast bar that seats two and a dining table that seats four. Near the hot tub is an outdoor shower as well, giving you an extra taste of luxury.

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Chic Modern Studio Space

This studio-style condo has more great city views and a high-end modern design. You’ll feel like one of the elite staying in this São Paulo Airbnb, with crisp lines and muted colors giving it an almost futuristic feeling.

The living room area has a big TV, a coffee table with books for you to leaf through, and a sleeper sofa that can accommodate two. Extra blankets are stored under the TV. In the bedroom, you’ll have room for two more people, with a queen-size bed that’s surrounded by tasteful art pieces and warm lighting.

The full bathroom has a walk-in shower, tiled walls, and novelty fixtures such as a pour-spout faucet. There are even flowers and small pieces of art. In the kitchen, you’ll find a convection oven, a stove, an espresso machine, a wine rack, and a dining nook that seats two. The overall space feels curated and artfully designed, making this one of the most exceptional apartment rentals in São Paulo.

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Vividly Colorful Apartment

With colors and patterns galore, this apartment has a ton of great character. If you’re opting for vacation apartments for rent in São Paulo in the hope of finding something with a more personalized feeling than a hotel, this could be the perfect place for you.

The first bedroom has a double bed as well as brightly patterned pillows, a turquoise nightstand, and whimsical, fairytale-like paintings. In the second bedroom, you’ll find two single beds, more colorful pillows, and a bright striped rug. There are two full bathrooms, with tiled walk-in showers. One bathroom also has a wide entrance and extra room around the shower, making it accessible for people with mobility needs.

The full kitchen has a backsplash of tiles in all different colors and patterns, blue and red accent glassware, and a floral yarn rug. There’s a stove, oven, and microwave, too. In the living room, big windows let in lots of light, and the couch has more pillows and faces the TV. There’s art on the walls and side tables and a lamp to illuminate the space.

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Bright and Eclectic Apartment

This gorgeous apartment is another one with lots of color. It has room for six guests, and the three minifridges throughout the rental mean that everyone will have room for snacks or leftovers. With three bedrooms and plenty of space, this is an ideal location for a family or a group of friends looking at short-term rentals in São Paulo. 

The living room has a smart TV perched on a purple stand and facing a teal couch. Flowers, books, and art sit on a side table, which stands next to a chair and a floor lamp. There’s also a minifridge in this room. In the kitchen, you’ll find a stove, oven, stovetop teapot, an espresso machine, and another minifridge. A dining room has six mismatched chairs, adding color and different shapes so that everyone can pick the one they find most comfortable.

There are three bedrooms, the first of which has a double bed and the third minifridge, along with simple decorations, a plant theme, and a sunny yellow wardrobe. In the second bedroom, you’ll also find a double bed along with very similar furnishings minus the minifridge. The third bedroom has a single bed and a bookshelf with plenty of books to curl up and read. In the full bathroom, there is a walk-in shower with a rain-style showerhead. Outside, a patio has lots of greenery and some outdoor furniture and frosted glass walls for privacy.

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Spacious Apartment in Elizabeth Tower

Elizabeth Tower, also known as E-Tower, is a building in São Paulo famous for both the engineering feats performed in its construction and the luxury present throughout the premises. If you stay in this Airbnb in São Paulo, you’ll have access to all of the great amenities E-Tower has to offer, including a state-of-the-art sauna, swimming pool, and workout center. 

In the apartment itself, you’ll find two bedrooms. If blue is your color, you’ll love the first bedroom, where blue bedding on the king-size bed pairs with a deep blue accent wall and navy side tables. On one wall, a desk, rolling chair, and shelf provide a workspace, and on another wall is a TV plus glass doors leading to a balcony. In the second bedroom, an orange accent wall contrasts well with the dusky gray-purple quilts on two single beds. The all-white bathroom has a walk-in shower and a twin vanity. 

The dining table has seats for four and a hanging lamp overhead for perfect lighting. There are two living room spaces, one with a cushy tan couch and side tables with lamps that’s perfect for reading, and one with a couch and two armchairs that faces floor-to-ceiling windows and is perfect for conversation. The red-and-white kitchen has a small breakfast nook for two and includes a microwave, Keurig coffee maker, and a stove. Off to the side is a laundry room with a washer and dryer.

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Bright Studio Apartment in Copan Building

While many of the apartments on this list have windows or balconies overlooking the city, few have a view this unobstructed. It’s located in the Copan Building, another extremely famous building in Brazil. If you’re hoping for a view that is sure to take your breath away, then this São Paulo Airbnb might be the perfect option, as it’s in one of the tallest buildings in the city and one whole wall is made of glass.

The bed is located behind the couch, so the TV can be easily viewed from both places. In the living room space, there’s also a coffee table and shelves with Airbnb and travel-themed art. By the bed, you’ll find a clothes rack to hang things up and a nightstand with a tabletop fan to help you stay cool. Basic amenities like a hair dryer and an iron are also provided.

The bathroom has a half-tile wall, plus a walk-in shower with a rain-style showerhead. In the kitchen, there’s a microwave, stove, and fridge. A yellow-and-black breakfast bar on the edge of the kitchen provides a dining space for two, with wooden stools for seating. And with lodging in the Copan Building comes access to a high-quality gym that’s so fancy, it’s worth taking a look at even if you’re not a fitness buff.

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Stunning Modern Penthouse With Balcony Jacuzzi

With design elements ranging from industrial-chic to relaxing spa getaway, this is absolutely one of the most impressive rental apartments in São Paulo. Designed exclusively for guests, it’ll have you feeling like you’re rich and famous, living in the lap of luxury for the duration of your stay. 

The kitchen has an incredible wall coloring reminiscent of stone and metal, which the host describes as cimento queimado, or burnt cement. Here you’ll find a fridge, oven, stove, microwave, and coffee maker, along with a dining table that seats four. The bedroom and living room are combined into one space, with a king-size bed, a chair that folds out into a single bed, floor cushions that form a couch-like lounge space, and a TV mounted on the wall. This room also has sliding doors that lead onto the private balcony, where you’ll find a jacuzzi, a hammock, an outdoor shower, and lots of plants, plus a fantastic rooftop view.

In the bathroom, a hair dryer is provided, and there’s a walk-in shower with a glass door and an adjustable showerhead. And as for other perks of this Airbnb in São Paulo, you’ll have a tag for parking your car in the garage, a mudroom space to help avoid tracking in dirt, and thoughtful extras such as a water bottle by the bed.

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Cozy High-End Studio Apartment

If you’re hoping for a place to stay that feels absolutely cozy and snug, this beautiful studio-style apartment might be right up your alley. With room for two guests, it’s the perfect getaway for a solo traveler or a couple looking for a place with modern décor mixed with a cool and comfortable atmosphere.

The double bed has lots of extra pillows and faces the TV, letting you curl up under the covers while you watch a movie or flip through the channels. If you’re needing to work while you travel, a desk pulls out from the dresser and there’s a rolling office chair available. A cheerfully yellow rotary phone gives the workspace an office feel, and there’s a desk lamp to help you work. This dresser-desk combo also serves as a dining space.

In the bathroom, triangle-patterned tiles and brushed metal pair together for a sleek modern look. The room includes a walk-in shower with a glass door and a rain-style showerhead. Out on the balcony, you’ll find a second dining area, with a table and two chairs set up overlooking the street below, so you can people-watch while you sip your morning coffee or evening wine. In the kitchen there are some great amenities, such as a water filter, a stove, a blender, a sandwich press, a microwave, and both a coffee maker and an espresso machine. 

With so much to offer in a cozy and affordable space, there’s no doubt this is one of the best São Paulo Airbnbs for one or two travelers.

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Airy Brick-Wall Loft

This home has been designed to embrace the minimalist movement, allowing for lots of bright, natural light and an open layout with a fresh-air feel. With room for up to four guests, this loft is a great place for friends or family to feel at home while on the road.

The living room has a couch with lots of pillows, which pulls out into a sleeper sofa with room for two. There’s a TV in front of a room divider that provides some privacy for both this room and the bedroom. On one wall, a big sliding glass door lets in lots of light and leads to a balcony where a table and chairs provide a place to sit and sip coffee or eat breakfast. The kitchen has a breakfast bar, providing an additional place to sit for meals. There’s also a fridge, stove, and espresso machine. 

The bedroom has a queen-size bed with floral decorative pillows. There’s also a bedside table with a reading lamp, a clock on the wall, and some closet space. To the side is the bathroom, with an all-white tile walk-in shower and a hair dryer available. The building that this Airbnb in São Paulo is located in also has a pool, a yard with lawn furniture, a lobby, and a gym that you’ll have access to for the duration of your stay.

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Classically Elegant Studio

This studio has room for two and packs a lot of personality and plenty of amenities into a floor plan typically considered small. Despite being economical, it’s expertly designed, meaning you’ll never feel cramped. It’s everything you could want for a private getaway in a beautiful city.

A full kitchen provides a stove, a microwave, a sink, and a minifridge. There’s also a dining area with seats for two and overhead lights. The whole top half of one wall is glass, affording you an excellent view of the city while cooking or eating. The grayscale color scheme allows for the color of the city’s lights to shine extra beautifully at night.

The queen-size bed faces a TV and decorative lighting, which are both mounted on a wood-paneled inset on the wall. On either side of the bed are nightstands, one of which holds a reading lamp while the other holds a telephone. The full bathroom has a big sink and a tiled walk-in shower. On the premises, you’ll have free parking as well as access to the building’s gym and swimming pool.

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Comfortable, Artsy Apartment

Patterns and art abound in this studio apartment, located near Paulista Avenue and all of the shopping, dining, museums, and public transportation on the famous road. With a modern feel and room for up to three guests, this Airbnb in São Paulo is a great home-away-from-home. 

The living room area has a couch, a TV, a wood table with maroon accents, and art pieces on the shelves. The floor-to-ceiling window along one entire wall overlooks 23 de Maio Avenue, adding to the gorgeous view of the city. There is also an ottoman stool and a round coffee table. The kitchen has a stove, oven, microwave, full-size fridge, espresso machine, and a kitchen dining table that seats up to four people. 

A double bed sits in the bedroom section of the studio, facing a second TV. A shelf showcases more art as well as some books in case you’d like to read instead of watch a movie or show. In the bathroom, you’ll find novelty fixtures including a deep square sink, and the tiled walk-in shower has glass doors and a frosted window for light and ventilation. Staying here will also give you access to a gym and pool, plus a sauna for even more relaxation.

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Plant-Filled Industrial-Chic Retreat

If you like plants, avant-garde décor, industrial design, or colorful spaces, then you’ll really want to take a look at this entry on our list. It has vibrancy, light, and style, not to mention room to accommodate up to four guests. 

The living room has a couch, TV, basket-style chair, and some books. There are plants hanging from the shelving, metal and natural wood decorations, and a color block rug. One wall has floor-to-ceiling windows, showcasing the city. There are also two geometric side tables, pillows and blankets, and a selection of wall art. The kitchen has a black-and-blue color theme and includes a stove, fridge, microwave, and oven. A breakfast bar with three stools provides one eating area, and a bench along one wall faces a second dining table. 

This São Paulo Airbnb’s bedroom has a double bed, a nightstand, novelty hanging lights, and a clothing rack that has room for both folded and hanging clothes. The bathroom looks straight out of a spa, with a huge walk-in shower with glass doors and one red accent wall. You’ll also have access to an open-air rooftop porch, where building inhabitants have access to outdoor furniture and a swimming pool.

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Tranquil, Light-Filled Apartment

In this breezy, open space, you’ll have the chance to achieve some true relaxation. The home is decorated with soft neutral tones, adding pops of color here and there for accent and interest. It’s a truly lovely home and has room for up to four guests.

The queen-size bed and the couch are positioned on opposite ends of the room, with a smart TV in the middle that can be turned to face either the living room or the bedroom. By the bed, you’ll find a floor-to-ceiling mirror and some novelty hanging lights. In the living room, there’s a low bookshelf and coffee table combo with lots of reading materials, and a comfy gray chair. 

The kitchen has a full-size fridge, a stove with two burners, an oven, and a stovetop kettle. A dining room has four sunny yellow chairs and a wall covered in green ivy, as well as a coffee bar. In the bathroom, there’s a vanity with bright lights, a big mirror, and some extra counter space. A tiled walk-in shower has an adjustable showerhead. In this apartment, you’ll be able to open glass doors to let in fresh air, and the host provides bikes so you can explore the city with ease. This might truly be the most relaxing São Paulo Airbnb on this list.

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Art-Focused, Festive Studio

All kinds of art and color are worked seamlessly into every element of this studio. It’s inspired by the lively atmosphere of the São Paulo streets, where energy and life are in constant motion. It has lots of novelty lighting and pops of color throughout the space, and can accommodate two guests.

This Airbnb in São Paulo has a kitchen with a stove, minifridge, and espresso machine, as well as deep black glassy tiles on the backsplash and neon yellow accent lighting. Hanging spotlights illuminate the breakfast bar, where stools and place settings for two provide a dining area. In the bathroom, a dark blue accent wall and light blue furnishings bring a touch of pizazz to an otherwise all-white room. There’s also a walk-in shower with glass doors and a rain-style showerhead.

In the bedroom space, there’s a sectional couch up against one wall. A queen-size bed with blue pillows and blankets pairs well with the collage of geometry-focused artwork on the mirror wall behind it. Nightstands on either side of the bed have little yellow reading lamps, which go perfectly with the yellow side table next to the couch. The smart TV is visible from both the couch and the bed, and there’s a second minifridge for keeping anything from a bottle of bubbly to a stash of midnight snacks. 

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Spacious, Retro-Style Apartment

If you’re thinking of renting an apartment in São Paulo, you’ll love the red-brick wall and the wood-and-white furnishings that give this apartment an airy, open feel. It can accommodate two guests and is designed with a mid-century-inspired style, making it a great getaway spot.

The bedroom has a king-size bed with bright natural wood that gives the room a warm glow when light comes in through the large picture window. A slatted surface at the foot of the bed can act as a luggage rack or a place to keep extra blankets just in case you need them in the middle of the night. In a corner of the bedroom is a study, where you can sit in an office chair and use the desk, reading lamp, and even printer. The full bathroom has marble countertops and a walk-in shower with glass doors and a rain-style showerhead. The second half-bath has a novelty bowl sink and a backlit mirror that hangs on a rough-hewn black stone wall, and the laundry room has a washer, dryer, and sink.

The living room has an oversized white couch with as many throw pillows as will fit. It faces the TV. Two chairs, a lounge, and two wooden ottoman-like stools provide plenty of other places to sit. There’s even a surround sound system. In the kitchen, you’ll have lots of counter space as well as a stove, oven, microwave, and fridge. A breakfast bar has seats for up to six people, providing an excellent dining space.

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When traveling, you can be sure there will be many fantastic places to stay on Airbnb. With this list of the best Airbnb rentals in São Paulo, you’re sure to find the perfect accommodation for an unforgettable adventure in Brazil.