Algarve Gay Bars & Clubs

Up for a fun night out? The Algarve region of Portugal is a gay-favourite holiday destination that has seen a number of gay bars open in recent years.

Avenida Sá Carneiro, Lote 1B, Albufeira | map | distance

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weekday: 22:00 - 04:00

weekend: 22:00 - 04:00


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New gay bar in the Algarve region. CONNECTION Bar (launched in November 2016) is the main hangout for the local LGBT community.

A great place to enjoy drinks with friends, socialise or party the night away. CONNECTION hosts weekly themed events and parties. Located on “The Strip” within the Vilanova Resort in Albufeira.

features: bar, music, dancing | Updated: 08-02-2018

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The biggest and liveliest beach resort town in the Algarve. Albufeira has a huge choice of hotels, restaurants, shops and bars and some great sandy beaches. There’s one gay bar, Connections Bar.

Portimão / Praia da Rocha

The western Algarve town of Portimão is about a 1-hour drive from Faro Airport. Next to the town is the popular beach resort district of Praia da Rocha. Sandy beaches, scenic promenades, historic buildings, a huge choice of shops, restaurants and café make for a great holiday destination.

Portimão is also home to The Loft, one of the few gay venues in the region.

Rua de Olivença 5, Portimao | map | distance

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weekend: Fri,Sat 23:00 - 04:00

Located in the heart of the city of Portimão, away from the traditional nightlife scene. With 200 m² of space. The Loft has a capacity for 150 people and is divided into three zones: a dance floor, VIP room and lounge area.

DJ, live music, themed parties, karaoke. The Loft hosts a range of events and stage shows by local and international artists. Open Friday and Saturday.

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Dona Benta – Tasca Chique

Rua da Barca 1, Portimao | map | distance

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weekday: 12:00 - 15:00; 18:30 - 23:00

weekend: 12:00 - 15:00; 18:30 - 23:00

Small, gay-friendly Portuguese cafe & bar in Portimao, serving regional food – sandwiches, seafood, tapas and drinks.

features: bar, cafe, restaurant, free wifi

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