Gay Munich • Mid-Range + Budget Hotels

Many of Munich’s best sights and shops are within the historic city centre (Old Town). The main gay nightlife is just south of the centre in Glockenbachviertel (GBV).

Our top Munich hotels for 2017 are sorted by area:

Glockenbachviertel (GBV) / gay scene

Munich's main gay district

city centre / Old Town

Munich's historic Old Town (Altstadt)

München Hauptbahnhof

near the central station & close to city centre

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Glockenbachviertel / gay scene

The Glockenbachviertel (GBV) gay quarter is located within Munich city centre. Hotels in this lively area are within walking distance of many gay bars, cafés, shops, restaurants around the Sendlinger Tor metro station.

Gay hotel & sauna.

Reichenbachstraße 13, Munich | map | distance

8.68 Excellent
based on 487 reviews

Hotel Deutsche Eiche3 stars

Why this hotel? Gay hotel & sauna. Great location. Very popular choice. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2014
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Munich’s iconic, gay hotel. The Deutsche Eiche (“German Oak”) dates back to 1864 and has continually been upgraded. Since its early days, the hotel has developed a following among actors, artists and creative people.

More famous than the hotel itself is the restaurant and the Deutsche Eiche gay sauna which is perhaps the largest gay bathhouse in Bavaria.

There are 36 well-equipped rooms, junior suites and apartments. For Munich, this hotel is as gay and central as it gets.Tram: Reichenbachplatz

features: bar, restaurant, steam room, massage, sauna, jacuzzi / hot pool, free wi-fi | Updated: 23-02-2017

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Best seller.

Lindwurmstraße 35, Munich | map | distance

8.02 Excellent
based on 1590 reviews

Cocoon Sendlinger Tor3 stars

Why this hotel? Best seller. Great value. Fabulous retro style. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2014
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Great-value hotel with a fabulous 70’s retro style, located near the gay scene around Sendlinger Tor station. CAMP gay cruise club and Munich’s main gay venues are within walking distance.

Hotel Cocoon Sendlinger Tor offers stylish guest rooms with a balcony, minibar, flat screen TV, DVD player, iPod dock and free WiFi. There is a lobby bar and 24-hour reception.

A consistently popular choice on Travel Gay Europe.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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Near the gay scene.

Lindwurmstraße 13, Munich | map | distance

7.82 Very Good
based on 2648 reviews

Carat Hotel & Apartments3 stars

Why this hotel? Near the gay scene. Great value for money. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2015
Top 100

Located just moments from the best gay bars around Sendlinger Tor. Carat Hotel offers modern, en suite rooms, suites and apartments that overlook the hotel’s courtyard or park.

All rooms feature super comfortable ‘Carat’ beds, a minibar and free WiFi. The hotel serves a substantial breakfast buffet that can set you up for the day.

Great location, friendly staff and good service make this a smart choice. Day rooms available if you have been partying all night! U: Sendlinger Tor

features: bar, free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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Walk to gay bars.

Pettenkoferstraße 3, Munich | map | distance

8.47 Excellent
based on 1635 reviews

Hotel Exquisit4 stars

Why this hotel? Walk to gay bars. Large rooms. Great value. Free WiFi.

The Exquisit is well-located for sightseeing and gay scene in Munich, just a short walk from Sendlinger Tor station, which means you’re minutes away from Ochsengarten and gay venues in Glockenbach quarter.

Each large, en suite guest room has a satellite TV and free WiFi. A German-style breakfast buffet is served until 11am. You can have lunch/dinner at the onsite restaurant and enjoy drinks at the courtyard in the summer.

The famous Marienplatz square the Oktoberfest venue are just a short drive away.

features: bar, restaurant, sauna, free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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Budget option. Close to the gay nightlife.

Fliegenstraße 4, Munich | map | distance

7.9 Very Good
based on 1281 reviews

Hotel Müller Munich3 stars

Why this hotel? Budget option. Close to the gay nightlife. Great value for money. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2014
Top 50
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Good quality budget accommodation from the Carat Hotel chain. Hotel Müller is conveniently located, close to the city centre and just a short walk to gay bars, gay saunas and CAMP cruise club.

All rooms feature very comfortable beds, satellite TV, free WiFi and a minibar. Free tea, coffee and mineral water are available from the reception, 24 hours a day. Great service, and a really good buffet breakfast to start your day.

Nearby attractions include Marienplatz, Frauenkirche church and Deutsches Museum.

features: free wi-fi | Updated: 23-06-2017

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city centre / Old Town

Altstadt” historic city centre is home to Munich’s tourist sights, museums and pedestrianised shopping streets.

Next to Viktualienmarkt.

Viktualienmarkt 6, Munich | map | distance

8.96 Excellent
based on 1464 reviews

LOUIS Hotel Munich4 stars

Why this hotel? Next to Viktualienmarkt. Close to gay scene & shops. Free WiFi.

Located right next to Viktualienmarkt, this boutique hotel by Kull & Weinzierl is surrounded by shops, restaurants and cafés, and a 2-minute walk away from Marienplatz.

Guest rooms are decorated in natural stone and wood. All rooms feature air conditioning, DVD player, iPod dock and free WiFi.

The Emiko restaurant serves Japanese specialties, and a wide selection of drinks are offered at the hotel’s bar. Gay bars in Glockenbachviertel can be reached in about 10 minutes.

features: bar, restaurant, shop, sauna, free wi-fi | Updated: 11-02-2017

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Near Marienplatz.

Sparkassenstraße 10, Munich | map | distance

9.03 Exceptional
based on 2425 reviews

Platzl Hotel4 stars

Why this hotel? Near Marienplatz. Great breakfast. Value for money. Free WiFi.

Platzl Hotel enjoys a central location near the famous Marienplatz, with many sights within easy walking distance. Guest rooms feature wooden furniture, floor-to-ceiling windows and modern bathrooms.

The hotel has a gym and spa and offers great service. We highly recommend the breakfast buffet where you can order various egg dishes and Bavarian sausages.

The nearby Marienplatz station provides easy access to other parts of the city.  The GBV gay quarter can be reach in 10 minutes.

features: bar, restaurant, shop, sauna, gym, spa, free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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Munich Hauptbahnhof

Hotels near the main railway station (“Hauptbahnhof”) are excellent for the Oktoberfest and close the the city centre, tourist attractions, shopping and dining choices.

Near Oktoberfest.

Paul-Heyse-Straße 10, Munich | map | distance

8.16 Excellent
based on 6983 reviews

Arthotel Munich3 stars

Why this hotel? Near Oktoberfest. Unique style. Great value. Free WiFi.

The stylish Arthotel Munich is conveniently located, near the Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) and the Oktoberfest area. The Glockenbachviertel gay quarter is within easy reach.

The modern guest rooms are spacious, non-smoking and soundproof. Each room features air conditioning, cable TV, and free WiFi.

An extensive breakfast buffet is served in the morning. The colourful Lavendel Bar offers drinks and snacks in the evening. U,S: Hauptbahnhof, Theresienwiese

features: bar, restaurant, gym, free wi-fi | Updated: 07-04-2017

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Very central.

Schwanthalerstraße 44, Munich | map | distance

8.62 Excellent
based on 2886 reviews

Eurostars Book Hotel4 stars

Why this hotel? Very central. Great value for money. Popular. Free WiFi.

One of the most popular hotels in central Munich. Eurostars Book Hotel is located in the heart of the city’s shopping district, 5 minutes from the Central Station and about 10 minutes to the popular Garry Klein gay party.

Decorated in creative ‘book theme’, every room features a flat screen TV, minibar and tea & coffee-makers. The hotel has a stylish lobby bar, a buffet restaurant and a gym. Free WiFi throughout.

features: bar, restaurant, sauna, gym, free wi-fi | Updated: 08-05-2017

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Best seller.

Arnulfstraße 35, Munich | map | distance

8.5 Excellent
based on 2982 reviews

Eurostars Grand Central4 stars

Why this hotel? Best seller. Near train station & Oktoberfest. Free WiFi.

Affordable luxury in great location, close to the central train station and Oktoberfest. The Eurostars Grand Central features a beautiful top-floor pool, sauna and modern gym.

All stylish guest rooms feature wood flooring, extra large beds and modern, oversized bathrooms. Each room has a flat screen cable TV, minibar, work desk and free WiFi.

The onsite restaurant serves both Mediterranean cuisine and international dishes and an extensive breakfast buffet. The bar offers traditional Bavarian beers and cocktails. S: Hackerbrücke

features: bar, restaurant, swimming pool, sauna, gym, free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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Adolf-Kolping-Straße 11, Munich | map | distance

7.99 Very Good
based on 1318 reviews

Cocoon Stachus3 stars

Why this hotel? Gay-popular. Great choice for Oktoberfest. Free WiFi.

The other branch of the popular Cocoon hotel is located on a quiet side street near the Munich central station and the Karlsplatz shopping area.

Each stylish retro-style, non-smoking room features free WiFi, DVD player, rain shower and the signature hanging chair. There is a restaurant and bar.

Cocoon Stachus is a great choice for Oktoberfest (a 10-minute walk away). Marienplatz and the gay venues around Glockenbachviertel quarter are also within walking distance.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi | Updated: 11-02-2017

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Budget option.

Schillerstraße 21, Munich | map | distance

7.76 Very Good
based on 1191 reviews

Hotel Belle Blue3 stars

Why this hotel? Budget option. Convenient. Great value. Free WiFi.

Housed in a 20th century building, the gay-popular Belle Blue offers uniquely decorated rooms in different shades of blue. Each en suite room features air conditioning, TV, minibar, safe and free WiFi.

This great-value hotel is located halfway between Sendlinger Tor gay district and the central station. An excellent choice if you’re on a tight budget. U,S: Hauptbahnhof, Theresienwiese

features: free wi-fi | Updated: 16-05-2017

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