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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Good service with thoughtful staff. But do not expect an incredible room by amount paid. The strong point is the location, close to metro (Republic - red line) and many others points of interest, in the heart of the city.

Thank DanielAraujo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Took a taxi from GRU and was only R$115. Not bad for a 40 minute cab ride. Upon arrival to the hotel, the staff was very friendly and all smiles. The front desk staff didn't speak much English, but what can you expect from a country that primarily speaks Portuguese? They tried their best to communicate, were patient with the... More 

Thank Julian M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Hotel is a bit dated and very basic but the location is great. The street it's on is left to be desired but you are a half block from a major road - São Joao and a block and a half from the metro. Breakfast is also really good. Bathroom could use an upgrade but the water pressure and temperature... More 

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Goa, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Soneca Plaza is a small hotel just minutes away from Republica metro station. The rooms are small but clean and tidy. Breakfast is on time everyday and is pretty good. The staff in the restaurant, reception and housekeeping are very friendly and helpful though most do not speak or understand a word of english - they would google translate and... More 

1 Thank JamesRoy99
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This Hotel is convenientlly located in downtown São Paulo City with three blocks from Metro Station to get every place in the city. Also, is very close to one of the most traditional Bars in Sao Paulo over years : Bar Brahma, where they serve a wonderfull Brahma Chopp and it is also posible to have live music. The rooms... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

This hotel is one of the hook up places rented out for an hour or two to people in need. The location was away from the centre in a not so nice neighbourhood. Small and dark rooms. You can hear the activities of the neighbours next door. Personnel did not speack any English, so hard to find your way around.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

The hotel is conveniently located near to Praça da República. The room was clean, beds comfortable. The stuff is friendly and always trying to help but not very knowledgeable. Breakfast is good, a lot of fruits. I would stay there once again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Soneca Plaza Hotel

Address: Rua dos Timbiras 502 | Centro, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01208-012, Brazil
Location: Brazil > State of Sao Paulo > Sao Paulo
Price Range: $40 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Soneca Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Soneca Plaza Hotel Sao Paulo, Brazil
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#9 Best Value Hotel in Sao Paulo
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