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Hotel Sao Bento

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Manitoba
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I booked this hotel as it was cheap and near the Rodoviaria as I was only staying in BH in order to get to Inhotim the next day. Room was average (with a terrible view) but clean and the wifi connection strong. Staff I encountered did not speak a lick of English but we managed. They accommodated an early check...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We used this hotel as a pit-stop before catching the bus to Ouro Preto, and it served the purpose well. Room was small but adequate and there is free WiFi. There is also a free breakfast buffet. It's a short walk to the main bus station. We arrived after midnight due to flight delays and reception stayed up for us....

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Beaumaris, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Stayed here during the world cup and was great value compared to everywhere else in town. It looks a bit grim from the outside but the staff are great and the room we stayed in was basic but spotless with a great shower. One street away are loads of shops and there are loads of options for snacks and drinks...

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TAMPA
Reviewed 21 July 2014

I stayed at this hotel because it was reasonably priced for the last world cup when all hotels were robbing peolpe with very inflated rates. Arrived around 1am and the neighborhood was kind of scary. Hotel is located close to the bus terminal and we walked with luggage a few blocks ( we used bus service from the airport to...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Stayed here recently for the World Cup. Staff very helpful, both Alex and Daniel spoke good English. Rooms clean but a coat of paint would help in places. Busy central location. Very good value. Breakfast was plentiful with fresh local produce.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Stayed here on a business conference, local colleague had picked Hotel. Very nice and accommodating staff (Daniel at front desk was very service and guest oriented). U.S. travelers will find it a bit Spartan but it was clean and comfortable (make sure you ask for a room in the back to avoid street noise). Biggest problem is location, it is...

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Comblain-au-Pont, Belgium
Reviewed 19 January 2013

...and that is about it... It is a decent though standard hotel in a dodgy neighborhood. I don't know where they got the picture from, as the hotel is just in a busy side street of the bus station. no church even closeby! Do bring your earplugs, and try to get some sleep, as it can get noisy! the price...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 December 2012

I chose this hotel since I was looking for a cheap overnight place in close proximity to the bus station. The rooms are simple and could do with some redecoration but they are very clean and the beds are comfortable. Breakfast could be improved. Especially the water downed juices are barely drinkable. This is certainly no place to stay several...

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Reviewed 3 October 2012 via mobile

We needed a one night stay close to the bus station so we could get a bus to the airport (far out of town) in the AM. The electric went out for about an hour and it may have been the city, not just the hotel. Odd to be in a large hotel with the electric off. Really hope no...

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Colorado
Reviewed 26 September 2012

I stayed her for a couple of nights in August and have only good things to say about this hotel. It is located close to Belo Horizonte's main bus station and is in a reasonably safe neighborhood. The owner--Anthony Luiz--was extremely helpful and arranged a car & driver for me so that I could visit the churches of Sabara as...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer budget rates, comfort and convenient location. One of the best value hotels in Belo Horizonte, recommended by many international guides. Furthermore we provide free wifi internet, laundry service (uppon fair prices). Breakfast with more than 35 items and tributes/taxes are included on daily rates. HOTEL SAO BENTO is continually investing in our clients satisfaction through remodelings and improvements. We have De Luxe rooms with air conditioner, minibar, 22" to 27" LCD cable TV (including internationals channels), direct dial phone, digital safety box, AM-FM radio, indoor decoration, renoved bathroom with granite finish, hair dryer. Other cheaper types of rooms have some or almost all facilities above. Some rooms have also acoustic door and window, modern electronic lock (RFID 'tech') and microwave owen too. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sao Bento

Address: Rua dos Guaranis 438 | Centro (Downtown), Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30120-040, Brazil
Region: Brazil > State of Minas Gerais > Belo Horizonte > City Center
Price Range: $31 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Sao Bento 2.5*
Number of rooms: 59
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Hotel Sao Bento Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Belo Horizonte
#26 Business Hotel in Belo Horizonte
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“WIFI in the room did not always work. Hotel is located far from the airport but very convenient bus service for just $4 dollars”
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