Last Updated on June 22, 2020 by Amanda Stancati
Discover, relax, and explore the following 5 gay-friendly destinations:
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
A Mexican beach resort city which is quaint and full of history, Puerto Vallarta is a traveller’s dream. Reserve your spot on the white sand beaches of Banderas Bay then head over to the Romantic Zone, the hub for rainbow bars and sophisticated, delicious restaurants. Also try gay-owned Diana Tour’s for sailing charters, dolphin and sea lion activities and snorkelling adventures.
Where to Stay: Villa Premiere Hotel & Spa, a 4.5-star boutique hotel located in Downtown Puerto Vallarta. It features 83 luxurious suites elegantly appointed with modern furnishings and vibrant tropical décor.
Renowned for its charming seaside villages, narrow and lively streets, and bustling gay community, Provincetown is a definite must-see. By day, you can relax by the pool or hit the beach with a tasty cocktail. Throughout, you will have plenty of opportunities to shop, enjoy dune rides, sunbathe nude, whale watch, and hop from one gallery to another. Then by night, you can catch some music, comedy or cabaret acts by nationally known performers.
Where to Stay: Land’s End Inn is a charming property that offers exquisite inn accommodations with panoramic ocean views. It offers 18 sophisticated guest rooms, with its own well-appointed, individually designed bathroom.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
One of the most sought-after destinations when it comes to fashion, design, dining, and the arts, Buenos Aires certainly has plenty to offer. Consider taking a leisurely stroll through neighbourhoods like Recoleta, Palermo, and San Telmo and come across strings of beautiful houses and eclectic architecture. After, opt for a night tour which usually consists of having dinner in a trendy restaurant and visiting different bars according to your preferences.
Where to Stay: The trendy San Telmo district ia a haven of comfort for those wishing to experience the undeniable charm of Buenos Aires.
With more than 60 pristine white sand beaches and a dynamic arts community, it is no surprise that travellers are flocking here. During your visit, make sure to drop by Oxford Street and find a wealth of gay-friendly venues. In the evenings, head over to Newtown, home to the most vibrant and diverse mix of cultures and lifestyles. And while you’re here, don’t forget passing by the beautiful Blue Mountain and the Hunter Valley wine region.
Where to Stay: Arts Hotel Sydney is a European-style located in the heart of Sydney’s vibrant arts and fashion quarter. The property has 64 rooms with access to local shops, restaurants, cafes, cinemas and art galleries.
West Hollywood, Los Angeles
Affectionately known as WeHo, the city of West Hollywood is a small but vivacious city ideal for a quick weekend escape. Here you will find some of the most prestigious boutique shops, local fashion designers, and chic sidewalk cafes and restaurants. At night, make your way to Sunset Strip and pay homage to the famous names who got their start at the many music clubs here. After, walk along the stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard and find plentiful gay bars, clubs and shops. Any night of the week is party night on Santa Monica Boulevard so embrace the vibe and have fun!
Where to Stay: Ramada Plaza Hotel West Hollywood is a centrally located property with unique style that is inherent to the vibrant community of WeHo. Guests may select from 176 guestrooms that showcase a colourful, art-deco style and modern furnishings.
To learn more about any of the destinations listed above, give us a call at 1-800-665-4981.