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.
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.
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.
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!