What to see in Maspalomas? The town of Maspalomas is located in the south of the
island of Gran Canaria and it is a well-known tourist destination for the LGBTIQ+
community. In this article we tell you why.
Maspalomas is a warm paradise all year round, is why so many tourists from Europe
and the rest of the world choose this enchanting destination.
If you are looking for partying, definitely you should go to YUMBO which is the world’s
biggest LGBTQ leisure centre. It is an enormous mall that opens every day of the year,
designed to provide a fun time for gay, lesbian, bi and trans visitors. There are bars,
clubs, cabarets, discos, cafés, fashion stores, saunas, massage, cruising bars,
restaurants and sex shops.


Maspalomas Dunes

In addition, Maspalomas Dunes is on the top of LGBTQ beaches, where you can
find Beach Bar number 7, a hangout for gay, lesbian and bi people.

Gay Pride in May and Winter Pride in November

These festivals celebrate diversity, inclusivity and the liberation to express ourselves
authentically. These two festivals are celebrated in a welcoming and safe environment.
Gay Europe will gather at Maspalomas, Gran Canaria in November and May. These are
THE gay festivals of the year! Don´t miss amazing free live shows, premium pool
parties, the massive Pride Walk or enjoy some of our cultural and social activities like
Follow the Sun or Gay Boat Cruise.


There you have some recommendations of gay hotels in Maspalomas:

AxelBeach Maspalomas: A gay-friendly hotel located in the Playa del Inglés area. It offers a modern and comfortable atmosphere, in addition to having a swimming pool and organizing events for its guests.

Rainbow Golf Bungalows: An exclusive resort for gay men, known for its quiet and relaxed atmosphere. It offers private bungalows, a nudist pool and is within walking distance of the gay nightlife of Maspalomas.

Birdcage Resort: Offers accommodation exclusively for gay men. It has facilities such as a swimming pool, Jacuzzi and a relaxed bar, and is located in a quiet area but close to the gay attractions of Maspalomas.

Maspalomas LGBT


It is important to note that the location of events and venues can change over time. So it is advisable to check dates and availability when planning a trip. In addition, Maspalomas has a wealth of LGBT venues and events beyond these recommendations, so exploring the local scene can lead you to discover new experiences.

Maspalomas Pride
Winter Pride

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