Farryn Weiner

Hotel Fasano Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo

by: Farryn Weiner

  • Why

    Pre-World Cup work event (and a Brazilian wedding).

  • When

    May 2014

  • Who

    Me (oh, and a DJ entourage).

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Highs + Lows

  • Three words: Japanese ofuro baths.

  • The English brickwork façade ­— a stark contrast to the usual Sao Paulo concrete.

  • Big, luxurious apartment-like rooms and ensuite bathrooms (think marble tubs and heated towel racks).

  • Leather. Leather everywhere.

  • The quiet power of the lobby scene: espresso fueled meetings by day, and Caipirinha fueled conversations by night

  • Spa is chic, but small (don’t expect a steam or sauna).

  • No outdoor pool or roof deck is a bit of a bummer.

: 38/50
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  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

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Important Bits

  • Type

    Family-owned, luxury boutique hotel with a 1930’s flair.

  • Vibe

    Mid-century inspired, understated Brazilian hotspot.

  • Location

    Located on a quiet tree lined block in the heart of Jardim Paulista, near some of Sao Paulo’s best shopping and eats.

  • Rooms

    60

  • Music

    Intimate (and often live) jazz.

  • Year Opened

    September 2003

  • Designed By

    Fasano Family (and architects Isay Weinfeld and Marcio Kogan)

  • Pool/Gym

    Indoor pool and gym (and Japanese baths).

  • Restaurant

    Two restaurants (fourth generation restaurateurs, so don’t miss out on the in-house eats).

  • Bar

    Yes.

  • Minibar

    Appropriately stocked for late-night drinks.

  • Wifi

    Yes.

  • Children

    There’s a refined vibe, but children are welcome.

  • Price

    Don't check your bill ($$$$)...

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Hotel Fasano Sao Paulo

R. Vitório Fasano, 88 - Jardim Paulista, São Paulo - State of São Paulo, Brazil

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