Renovated in 2011, the air-conditioned city hotel is known for its elegance and excellent service, accommodating a variety of events with international cuisine served in the four restaurants and 6 bars. Guests are welcomed to the 416-room conference hotel in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a cloakroom and lift access. There is also a hairdressing salon, auditorium, café and conference facilities. Wireless Internet access, room service, a laundry service, car park and garage are also offered for additional fees. The hotel is open 24 hours a day and enjoys sun all-year-round.
Maksoud Plaza, a landmark in Sao Paulo, is located in an upscale area of the city, just one block from Paulista Avenue. Praca da Se in the city centre and Ibirapuera Park are approximately 3 km from the hotel and the beach in Santos is around an hour's drive.
The rooms are located on floors 3 to 7, and each one is equipped with 1 or 2 extra-long queen beds with goose down pillows, 233-count Egyptian linen and bedspread, blankets and bed covers. They have elegant floors made of non-allergenic polyurethane compound and standard room features include an en suite bathroom with shower, bathtub and hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, Internet access and a private balcony or terrace. Other in-room amenities include satellite TV, a radio, hifi, safe, minibar, air conditioning and central heating.
The hotel has a heated indoor swimming pool with poolside snack bar (fees apply). Exercise equipment is available, and guests may relax in the hot tub or sauna (both for a fee). The spa centre and centre for rehabilitation and physiotherapy also offer a range of treatments and massages (fees apply). Guests may also go waterskiing or enjoy a game of volleyball.
A continental breakfast buffet is served each morning and lunch and dinner are served as buffets, set menus or à la carte.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
King size bed