1: Over 25 small and friendly gay bars.
2: Fabulous beach hotels to suit every pocket.
3: Over 4kms of the finest beaches in Spain.
4: Flights to Alicante are under three hours.
5: The final Pride event every summer.
6: Open all year, Benidorm never sleeps.
7: A perfect destination for solo travel.
8: A hot pick destination for gay holidays with mates
9: A safe place for everyone and we mean everyone LGBTQI+
10: So much more than you imagined!
The Gay village in Benidorm never sleeps, the only 365 Day gay beach resort in Spain! One of the longest established, safest and friendliest gay holiday destinations in Europe. Everyone is welcome here, and we mean everyone, especially solo travellers, transgender friends and mature LGBT visitors. Benidorm makes for an ideal cheap gay holiday in Spain. Long stay gay winter sun from £294 a week, or mad gay weekend Benidorm breaks with mates from as little as £259 including a hotel and flights in 2024.
The Gay Benidorm guide has been updated for 2024 with all you need to know. Where to eat, sleep and drink, a full listing of current gay bars, great gay friendly hotels very near the bars, gay beaches, saunas, eating out, and special events like the annual Pride.
Benidorm has been a welcoming gay destination since the 1980´s. Today the gay village is buzzing with about 30 cosy little gay bars and late night disco pubs all within a few minutes’ walk of each other. You will find lots of gay friendly places to stay just a hop from the gay village area. This gives Benidorm a unique and special atmosphere unlike anywhere else.
With the backdrop of Benidorm plus over 1000 place to eat, drink and stay, you have chosen one of the greatest gay holiday destinations in Spain and a top choice in Europe. With the final Pride of the summer held in September, Benidorm is a fun weekend get-away destination and all year long anytime magical gay holiday place. Your top pick destination for a gay holiday in sunny Spain. The peak gay season for visitors from Europe is September and October plus March to June. In July and August LGBT visitors mostly come from all over Spain.
The scene is late peaking around midnight, there are some good afternoon bars and some early bars, but the bigger disco pubs and late opening bars tend not to really get going until about 00:00 and stay open until 04:00 or later. So pace yourself if you going to keep it up all night. It is Spain and your lovely Spanish hosts tend to eat at 21:00 then rest before going out later, it is just the way life is in Spain. See the gay bars listing for all the places you can eat, drink and play in the gay village until the sun comes up!