Gay Guide Gran Canaria / Maspalomas: Insider tips & recommendations

Gran Canaria - The World´s Gayest Island

Gran Canaria is one of the most beautiful Canary Islands and one of the most popular LGBT destinations ever.

Every year, thousands of queer visitors from all over the world make their way to the exciting island, which is especially known for its black lava and white sandy beaches.

In the north of the island, the capital of Las Palmas captivates with typical Spanish flair and its dreamy old town. In the south, the gay hot spots of Playa del Inglés and Maspalomas attract the crowds to the beaches and the dunes. Famous Yumbo Center is home to countless trendy bars and clubs.

Gay friendly hotels and gay accommodations in Maspalomas


Find the sunny island´s best accommodations

Gran Canaria is one of the international LGBT community´s favorite holiday destinations. As varied as the visitors from all over the world, so different are Gran Canaria's accommodation options.

The popular Canary Island offers great hotels in all conceivable price ranges. . Here you will also find hip gay hotels, cute bed and breakfast inns and many gay-only Resorts. In our category "Hotels" we present you the best accommodations of the island. Our insiders take a close look at each property to present a diverse selection of top accommodations. All our tips are put through their paces regarding their LGBT friendliness.

Gay clubs, gay bars and queer parties in Maspalomas

Clubs & Bars

Enjoy the sunny island´s queer hustle and bustle

Gran Canaria is one of the most popular LGBT tourist destinations worldwide and has enjoyed a large fan base within the queer community for decades.

Especially in the popular beach resorts Maspalomas and Plays del Inglés, a colorful scene life has developed with countless gay hot spots. In famous Yumbo Center you can experience the island´s unique night life: Here you can find great gay bars and amazing clubs. At the gay beach in Maspalomas, not far from the famous dunes, you can enjoy the sun and make new friends easily. You can cool off at one of the beach bars with delicious drinks while having a great time.

Gay stores and fashion for men in Gran Canaria


Gay shopping Maspalomas!

Your Gran Canaria shopping guide! Here you will find the gay store and scene store or stylish stores with designer labels for exquisite men's fashion.

Whether sexy underwear for men, popular gay brands, fetish dress code or sportswear.

Cruising Szene, Gay Sauna & Sex Partys in Maspalomas

Cruising & Fun

Gay Cruising Scene Gran Canaria!

Where to go to the darkroom? Your community guide for events and locations with cruising area like cruising bars, the gay sauna or hip sex party or fetish meeting point.

Whether normal, kinky, youngsters, bears or fetish: We have the right location for everyone!

LGBT Events & Gay Pride Events in Gran Canaria


Events in Maspalomas Gran Canaria 2024!

These are the highlights you can't miss! Everything about the CSD and Pride Week, street festival, the biggest gay events and events for leather and fetish lovers.

Current events from January to December 365 days a year.

Food Scene: Top Restaurant Tips in Maspalomas


Where are the best restaurants in Gran Canaria?

Food and drink in Maspalomas is as varied as the town itself. But where do you eat really well?

Whether brunch or breakfast, restaurants for a romantic candlelight dinner with your boyfriend, really good steaks, vegetarian and vegan food or traditional Spanish cuisine: Here you will find selected top restaurants and real insider tips. Enjoy your meal!

Gay Party Calendar & Dates for Gran Canaria

Dates & Events

Gay party and event calendar for Maspalomas!

Your datebook and party planner for going out and partying in the gay scene Gran Canaria. Find queer events, gay and lesbian parties and events.

Dates today, for this week or party weekend.