The town’s gay (straight-friendly) hotels offer great value for money. Our top gay resorts & hotels for 2017 are sorted by area:
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Yumbo Center (Centrum), located in Playa del Ingles district, is the mega-centre for the gay community in Gran Canaria, with more than 200 gay-owned businesses, bars and restaurants, covering an area of over 20,000 m².
Why this hotel? Gay-popular. Fabulous pool. Great location. Free WiFi.
The world-renowned, gay-popular AxelBeach Maspalomas offers stylish apartments just a few minutes’ walk from the Yumbo Center gay nightlife and 1.5 km from the beach.
All guest rooms have air conditioning, living/dining area, flat screen TV, kitchenette with microwave, fridge, kettle and coffee maker. Fabulous facilities include a swimming pool with sun loungers and garden, spa, outdoor jacuzzi, wet/dry sauna and a gym.
8.2 Very Good - based on 194 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular choice. Close to Yumbo Centre. Clothing-optional.
A clothing-optional gay resort, located just 2 minutes’ walk from gay venues in Yumbo Center. Los Tucanes features a garden, pool, sun terrace and hot tub. The onsite bar serves breakfast, drinks and snacks all day, although a huge choice of restaurants are nearby.
Each self-catering bungalow has air conditioning, terrace, kitchenette with hob, fridge, toaster, coffee maker, as well as an electronic safe, flat screen satellite TV and WiFi (extra charge).
When you check rates, we suggest selecting 7 nights and checking in on Saturday/Sunday.
8.7 Very Good
based on 79 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? "Gay Lifestyle Hotel". Clothing-optional. Good location. Free WiFi.
The exclusively male, clothing-optional Birdcage Resort enjoys a great location in the heart of Playa del Ingles, walking distance to the Yumbo Center gay scene.
This excellent “Gay Lifestyle Hotel” features a nice pool with hot tub, set within mature, private gardens. There is plenty of space for sunbathing on comfortable cushioned loungers.
Each stylish room features flat screen TV, free WiFi, fridge, minibar and private terrace Massage & spa service available, and a full breakfast is served every morning.
9.6 Fantastic - based on 1 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Apartment style. Adults only. Excellent value. Free WiFi.
Adults-only, family-run gay resort in a totally relaxed and friendly environment. The 2-storey Vista Bonita offers 20 spacious, simply furnished duplex apartments.
Each apartment has a kitchenette and lounge area with direct access to the sun terrace and pool. Upstairs, there is a bedroom and bathroom. Other features include free WiFi and satellite TV.
The resort has a private pool, jacuzzi, clothing-optional sun terrace, bar and attractive gardens. Food can be ordered and delivered to the poolside or your apartment. Located just a few minutes by taxi to either the Yumbo Center or the beach.
6.7 Pleasant - based on 52 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular hotel. Budget option. Near the gay beach. Free WiFi.
The affordable Bungalows Tenesoya offers simply furnished rooms with lounge area, kitchenette with microwave and private balcony. Towel change and cleaning three times a week.
WiFi is free, and safe boxes and fans can be rented. This gay resort has its own pool and clothing-optional sun terrace.
Located just 200 metres from the beach (further to the dunes) and just a 15-minute walk from the Yumbo Center. Very friendly service.
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8.3 Very Good
based on 201 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Gay resort. Clothing-optional. Near the beach.
The exclusively gay, clothing-optional Los Almedros offers modern, air-conditioned one-bedroom bungalows, each of which has a living room, kitchen, TV and safety deposit box.
Los Almedros has a private pool and a 15-man jacuzzi and sauna. The onsite bar & restaurant serves great-value breakfast, lunch and dinner. WiFi is available for an additional fee.
The Yumbo Centrum gay quarter is about a 20-minute walk away.
8.1 Very Good - based on 156 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? In front of Yumbo Center. Budget choice. Gay resort.
Located in front of Yumbo Center and a short walk of the beach & sand dunes, the gay Aqua Beach (formerly ‘ParqueSol’) offers bungalow-style rooms, with outdoor pool and large sun deck.
Each bungalow has a living room with flat screen TV, kitchen with microwave, fridge, toaster, coffee maker and free WiFi. Air conditioning and safe available for an extra charge.
Aqua Beach’s prime location, close to shops, restaurants the gay nightlife, make it a popular hotel that sells out quickly. Book well in advance.
8.5 Very Good
based on 69 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Gay men only. Walk to Yumbo Center. Free WiFi.
The bungalow-styled Artemisa budget gay resort is in prime location, just steps away from the Yumbo Center and gay nightlife. The private terrace and swimming pool is clothing-optional.
Each bungalow features two beds, a living area with satellite TV, a kitchenette with fridge and coffee maker, en suite bathroom with shower and a terrace. Free WiFi.
The onsite bar & restaurant offers an alternative to self-catering.
7.9 Good - based on 26 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Next to Yumbo Center. Bungalow style. Clothing-optional. Free WiFi.
Located directly opposite from the Yumbo Center gay nightlife, the Gay Paso Chico Resort has just six bungalows. Each bungalow features two single beds, lounge area with TV, kitchen (with stove, fridge, microwave, kettle) and terrace and free WiFi.
This great-value. cosy resort has a private clothing-optional pool surrounded by sun loungers. Renovated in 2015 and now under a new management.
8.2 Very Good - based on 40 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Seaside location. Short taxi ride to Yumbo Center. Free WiFi.
Located right next to the beach, the Pasion Tropical Gay Resort offers value-for-money studios and apartments, set around a nice pool, with rooftop terrace and loungers.
The studios feature a kitchenette and satellite TV. The apartments have a living room with a sofa that can be converted into a third bed, a kitchen and bathroom. Free WiFi in common areas.
There is a small open-air gym with free weights and machines. Massage service is available. Free shuttle to Yumbo Center and Maspalomas dunes is provided, or you can take a taxi (less than 10 minutes away).
These hotels are located in the area next to the golf course, between Playa del Ingles and the upmarket Meloneras, home of the Gran Canaria’s landmark, the Maspalomas Lighthouse.
8.2 Very Good
based on 220 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Clothing-optional. Near Maspalomas dunes. Free WiFi.
Men-only, clothing-optional gay resort with individually styled bungalows. The BeachBoys has a private pool, sun terrace with loungers, poolside bar where breakfast, drinks and meals are served.
Each self-catering bungalow has a full kitchen with microwave, coffee maker, toaster, fridge, flat screen satellite TV, terrace (some with views of the pool) and free WiFi.
Located just a 15-minute walk from the Maspalomas dunes and about 20 minutes from the Yumbo Center, or you can take a taxi (approx. 4€ each way). Plenty of shops and restaurants nearby.
9.2 Fantastic - based on 457 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Well-equipped bungalows. 5 min. to Yumbo Center. Free WiFi.
Award-winning gay resort in a quieter part of Maspalomas, just a 5-minute drive from the dunes and the Yumbo Center gay quarter (or about 15 minutes’ on foot).
Each modern bungalow features a living room with sofa bed, flat screen satellite TV, free WiFi, a kitchenette with fridge, microwave, hob and coffee maker. Air conditioner and laptop-sized safe available at extra charge.
Rainbow Golf has an outdoor exercise area, heated pool, jacuzzi and sun terrace. The onsite mini-market sells everyday essentials. Laundry service, massage, car/bicycle rental and free parking available.
Why this hotel? Clothing-optional. Great pool, sauna & sun terrace. Free WiFi.
Villas Blancas offers great-value apartments surrounded by quiet gardens. All rooms are air-conditioned and feature free WiF and isatellite TV with gay channels.
The onsite Bistro restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner – a great place to socialise. The highlight of this clothing-optional resort is the swimming pool with sun terrace, hot tub and sauna.
Located in the quieter Campo Internacional area in Maspalomas. The beach and Yumbo Centrum are within walking distance, but it’s probably easier to take a taxi.