Source: Antonio Tajuelo
Gran Canaria in Spain, Europe is one of the greatest attractions for gay tourists. The temperature of the city is also moderate all over the year which makes it reason for the attraction of visitors from all over the world. There is also an available variety of Gay-friendly and exclusively for gays living places in the city. In the city, there are a number of spots which are loved and cherished by gays. These spots are discussed as below:
1. Enjoy dance at Mantrix Dance Club
This club is most popular gay dance club in Gran Canaria and attracts gays from all over the world and of the city also. The club has a dance room and outside terrace for lovers. You can enjoy dancing with drinks and most people arrive at the club especially at weekends. The best time to visit the club is around 2 pm to 3 pm.
- Name: Mantrix
- Address: 4/F Yumbo Center, Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain, 35100
- Phone: +34 928 14 34 10
2. Cruise bar at Gran Canaria
This bar at Gran Canaria is part of Playa del Ingles and is a favorite gay venue with leather, jeans and military crowds. The amenities offered at bar include 16 booths for lovers, a maze, and two dark rooms. The men of all types and body sizes are invited. The bar remains busy all over the week.
- Name: Gran Canaria Gay Cruise Clubs
- Address: 2/F Yumbo Center 261/9-13, Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria
- Website: www.cruisebaryumbo.com
3. Sauna Heroes
This is the topmost gay sauna in Gran Canaria and the facilities for gays includes an air-conditioned play area, dry sauna, Turkish bath and steam room for the private bath. There is also a cafe bar inside the sauna. Other new services offered at the place are cruising area, private cabins, and a full-service bar. The sauna is open from 4 pm to 2 am on weekdays and weekends.
- Name: Sauna Heroes
- Address: 4ª, Yumbo Centrum, Av. de España, 54, 35100 Maspalomas, Las Palmas, Spain
- Phone: +34 928 77 47 70
- Website: www.saunaheroes.com
4. Maspalomas Gay Pride
This is the most celebrated event of Gran Canaria and center of attraction for more than 10 thousand participants from all over the world. In the event, there are held the huge parade, shows, dance parties and events for gays. This festival is celebrated in the month of May mostly for ten days. All the events of the pride are held at Yumbo center.
- Name:Maspalomas Gay Pride
- Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/GayPrideMaspalomas/
- Website: www.gaypridemaspalomas.com
5. Maspalomas Sand Dunes and Gay Beach
This beach is one of the best choice for gays and is located very near to beach bar Hut 7 on the coastline in front of Maspalomas Sand Dunes. The beach is clothing optional and there are private places in the shades for gays. You can also hire sun beds and shades. For enjoying drinks and snacks along with relaxing on the beach, you can go to Hut 7.
- Name:Maspalomas Sand Dunes and Gay Beach
- Website: www.gay-grancanaria.com/index.php/beaches
6. Parrots Pub Bar
This bar in Gran Canaria is a good place for enjoying drinks by gays. Facilities available at the bar are music, cabaret show, free Wi-Fi, drag and D.J. show. The Parrot pub has already its branch in Sitges. It is a good place to sit outside and enjoy the drinks. The pub is open from 4:00 pm to 2:30 am. Most of the gay visit the pub at weekends.
- Name:Parrots Pub Bar
- Address: C.C Yumbo | 1st Floor Above Wunderbar, Under la Caixa Bank, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
- Phone: +34 928 76 67 42
7. Namaste Spa Experience
This is the top rated spa in the Gran Canaria and offers services like Ayurvedic massage, alternative therapy, thai massage hot pool for bathing and sauna. The spa has beautiful oriental style decor and private treatment rooms with comfortable massage beds, dry sauna, Jacuzzi and sun tanning machines. So it the best place for relaxing of Gay couples.
- Name: Namaste spa & massage
- Address: Av Alfereces Provisionales, 22, 35100, Las Palmas, Spain
- Phone: +34 928 77 06 06
- Website: www.spanamaste.es/index.php?lang=en
8. Biceps Gym
Biceps Gym is situated at a five-minute distance from the Yumbo center and services provided for gays at the gym includes free weights, cardio equipment, spinning and vibration machines. The gym is open on weekends from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm and on weekends it is open from 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Short term membership facility is also available for those who want to get more benefits of gymming.
- Name: Biceps Gym Fitnesscenter
- Address: Av. de Tirajana, 19, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Las Palmas, Spain
- Phone: +34 928 76 85 36
- Website: www.Biceps Gym.com
9. Cita Centre
It is the shopping center located in Gran Canaria where gays can shop for a variety of things of their choice. It is located in Playa del Ingles and there are more than 150 shops in the center. You can enjoy your vacation best by spending time over here and enjoying mouth tempting foods with great experience of shopping.
- Name: Cita Shopping Center
- Address: Av. de Francia, s/n, 35100 Maspalomas, Las Palmas, Spain
- Phone: +34 928 76 28 43
- Website: https://www.citashoppingcenter.com/
1o. Velvet underground
It is the most stylish and metro sexual nightclub in the basement of Avenida de Tirajana. It has three dance floors and comfortable seating facility for the gays and other visitors. It is the best recommendation for gays to night-out and will soon become the best choice for people coming to Gran Canaria and Playa de Ingles.
- Name:Velvet underground
- Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/pages/Velvet-Underground/126167327514128
Have a good trip and travel!