weekday: 09:00 - 21:00 / 20:30
weekend: Sat 10:00 - 20:30; Sun 11:00 - 19:30
SPLASH is a well-known hair & tanning salon. The Soho branch is located in the heart of its London’s district, offering haircuts for walk-ins 7 days a week.
The stylists just seem to know the look gay men want. Affordable prices, too. Book in advance for tanning, massage and spa services.
weekday: 11:00 - 20:00
weekend: Sat 12:00 - 18:00
Very gay-friendly specialists in tanning, male waxing, manicures, pedicures, weight loss products and wrinkle reduction (fillers, peels and meso-therapy).
Tanning Shop is located near the Vauxhall gay village. Closed on Sundays.
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weekday: Tue-Fri 10:30 - 19:00
weekend: Sat 10:30 - 17:00
London’s body hair removal salon for men. All of Sugar Shop’s male therapists are professionally trained and certified in the body smoothing art of sugaring.
These guys will remove hair from pretty much any part of your body, including nose, ears, back, shoulders, chest, arms, crack and crotch. Open Monday through Saturday.
weekday: Tue-Fri 11:00 - 20:00
weekend: Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Gay-friendly, professional hair & beauty salon offering quality services at affordable prices. Halo also has a café with free WiFi.
Located in the heart of Covent Garden, a short walk from Soho. Closed Mondays and Sundays.
weekday: 10:00 - 20:00
weekend: 10:00 - 18:00
Specialist in the ‘Boyzilian’ or male Brazilian wax (aka BS&C – buttocks, sack and crack). As well as tidying up your private parts, the salon offer a full range of male grooming services including facials, haircuts, ‘man-icure’ nail treatments, tanning and massages.
Popular enough to have a branch in Soho (5 Carlisle Street) and Covent Garden [68 Endell Street, WC2H 9AJ] – we’ve shown the Soho branch on our map.
weekday: 10:00 - 21:00
weekend: 11:00 - 18:00
Gay-owned hair salon in London, located in a modern office building.
Free WiFi and alcohol drinks available. Nice atmosphere and fabulous haircuts!
Finding your way around the Soho gay scene is easy with our guide in your hand. But for a foodie, eating your way around the best of SOHO can be quite a challenge. A great way to avoid tourist traps and boring fast food joints is to join a Twilight Soho Food Tour.
This very gay-friendly 3.5-hour tour takes place in some of the best “off the beaten track” local eateries, letting you to sample the finest flavours in Soho.
A London-based company that organises private, personalised tours by locals. When booking a tour, you will be contacted with questions about your preferences and interests, so they can match you with the right profile and assign a like-minded local Londoner for you.
Their LGBT Soho Tour is one of their most popular tours. Your local will lead you to all the best bars, clubs, restaurants, shops and entertainment venues that cater to a slightly more colourful crowd, so you’ll see the best of what gay London has to offer.
The service is available 7 days a week, with fully flexible hours.
weekday: by appointment only
weekend: by appointment only
HypnoLeaf is a hypnosis clinic for men who want to quit smoking, have male sexual concerns and other problems. The treatment is done by a therapist with an evidence-based practice alongside a certified degree in hypnotherapy.
HypnoLeaf’s London branch is located in Canary Wharf, with more locations in Berlin, Brussels, New York, and California.
weekend: Sat 11:00 - 16:00
56 Dean Street is a sexual health clinic in London, based in the centre of the gay district of Soho. Open Monday-Saturday.
Provided by the NHS (the UK’s national health service), the clinic offers walk-in services for STI and HIV tests, plus a range of other treatments. The centre can provide instant HIV results for any visitor.
If you live in South West, South or South East London and need an electrician, then give Matt Killick of Brighter Electrical a call. We’ve known Matt for more years than we care to remember and always find him to be highly professional, reliable and great value for money.
Matt’s work ranges from minor domestic stuff (e.g. fault finding, testing, inspecting electrical installations, installing a new light fitting, new socket, speaker cables, CCTV/AV systems) to complete re-wiring, as well as office, retail and light industrial electrical work.
If you need any advice or a free estimate, just give him a call. Matt is fully qualified, NICEIC registered, insured, and his work is fully guaranteed.
Essential reading for all gay tourists visiting London. This fabulous, free weekly magazine is available at both Prowler and CloneZone in Soho as well as other gay venues around the city.
QX lists what’s on and when, at all the bars and clubs across London for the week ahead. Commercial eye candy at the back too. Online version also available.