Amsterdam Gay Saunas

Despite having a large gay community, Amsterdam has just a couple of gay saunas. Here’s what you need to know.

Sauna Nieuwezijds Amsterdam
Sauna Nieuwezijds
Sauna Nieuwezijds
Sauna Nieuwezijds
Sauna Nieuwezijds

Sauna Nieuwezijds

Nieuwezijds Armsteeg 95 | map

| website | facebook | +31 20 331 8327 |

Weekday opening times: 12:00 - 08:00

Weekend opening times: 24 hours

Audience Rating: 3.8 stars from 13 votes - Click to vote

New gay sauna (opened November 2013) in central Amsterdam. Developed by the same team that operates Club Church, Sauna Nieuwezijds is setting  a new standards in the city and offering Thermos some desperately needed competition. Facilities include a big Turkish bath, steam room, Finnish sauna, a jacuzzi large enough to fit eight people, dark room and plenty of private cabins.

Open 7 days a week from midday to 8am the following morning and 24 hours at the weekend.

Features: bar, cafe, internet access, steam room, massage, sauna, jacuzzi / hot pool, relaxing cabins, dark room, free wi-fi, cruise / fetish (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 互联网, 蒸汽房, 按摩, 桑拿, 温泉池, 放松舱, 暗室, 密性恋物, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 07-11-2014

Latest user reviews:

  1. “The facilities are nicer than the Thermos but less plentiful, my boyfriend and I spent more than an hour trying to get a little bit of privacy all the while a bunch of guys followed us around touching me any chance they ...”

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  2. “It looks great, but the wet floors are very slippery. Also in the steam bath.”

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  3. “Went there last night. A guy behind the bar was laden with tattoos, stank of swear and not really friendly. Sitting area too small when busy. Lots of older obese guys. Even though modern, its too small so I left disappoi...”

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Thermos Sauna Amsterdam
Thermos Sauna
Thermos Sauna
Thermos Sauna
Thermos Sauna

Thermos Sauna

Raamstraat 33 | map

| website | facebook | +31 20 623 9158 |

Weekday opening times: 12:00 - 08:00 (next day)

Weekend opening times: Sat 12:00 - 08:00 Mon

Audience Rating: 2.9 stars from 14 votes - Click to vote

Amsterdam’s main gay sauna, and one of the largest in Europe. Thermos Sauna has been in business for 50 years. Facilities on five floors include dry sauna, steam bath, whirlpool, swimming pool, bar, restaurant, internet corner, cabins, roof terrace, sun beds, and sports area. Massage service, hair salon and sportswear shop are available.

Open 365 days of the year. 24 hour opening on weekends. Always busy and worth a visit.

Features: bar, music, restaurant, shop, internet access, swimming pool, steam room, massage, sauna, sun terrace, jacuzzi / hot pool, relaxing cabins, dark room (酒吧, 音乐, 餐厅, 铺子, 互联网, 游泳池, 蒸汽房, 按摩, 桑拿, 阳台, 温泉池, 放松舱, 暗室) | Updated: 07-11-2014

Latest user reviews:

  1. “Some things don't age well. Visited Thermos few years ago and it was the highlight of my visit to Amsterdam. Lots of hot guys, plenty of action to be had. Was in Amsterdam for Kings Day and visited again. Disappointed wi...”

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  2. “Very dirty (used condoms, paper, spit). This was told to the management. Answer: "We cannot keep it clean, since it is open nearly around the clock". Old audience, with some young Asian guys.”

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