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Pattaya’s main gay scene is centered around Jomtien Complex and Jomtien Beach. While in South Pattaya, it’s worth visiting the hilltop temple (a 5-minute drive from Jomtien Beach), from which you can see panoramic views of Pattaya and its crescent bay.
439/8 Moo 12, Thappraya Road, Dongtan Beach | map
7.5 Good based on 148 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Next to the gay beach. New hotel. Modern facilities.
The newly opened (2013) Welcome World Beach Resort & Spa is located just a few steps from the gay beach at Jomtien and just a couple of minutes’ walk from the gay bars in the Jomtien Complex.
Guest rooms and suites are spacious and tastefully furnished. Each features LCD TV, minibar, jacuzzi bath with a separate shower, a tea & coffee maker and complimentary bottled water. The resort also has a nice outdoor swimming pool, sun terrace and gym.
362/9 Soi 5, Moo 12, Pratumnak Road | map
7.3 Good based on 222 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Fully-equipped rooms. Near the gay scene & beach.
An excellent choice with if you want to stay in a quiet and chilled-out area but still be within walking distance of the gay beach. The Royal Beach View offers 30 modern, stylish and very spacious suites that are more like serviced apartments.
Each suite has its own kitchen (with a microwave and fridge), lounge area and balcony, flat screen TV, DVD player and free WiFi. Many rooms have excellent sea views. The resort has its own small swimming pool, jacuzzi and fitness area.
The beach is only a few steps from the hotel, and the gay section is about a 15-minute walk. There is a very handy 7-Eleven right next door The nightlife in Boyztown can be reached by taxi in less than 10 minutes.
318/84 Moo 12, Soi Dongtan Police Station, Jomtien | map
8.8 Very Good based on 441 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Next to the gay beach. Beautiful gardens. Adults-only pool.
The consistently popular, gay-friendly Rabbit Resort is one of the closets to the gay section of Dongtan Beach, and just a few minutes’ walk from all the bars in the Jomtien Complex.
Rabbit Resort features beautifully traditional Thai-styled suites and private villas with teak furniture, Jim Thompson silks, private gardens or terraces. The relaxed environment is enhanced further by mature gardens, sun terraces, and two pools, one of which is reserved for adults only.
318/79 Thappraya Road, Jomtien | map
7.1 Good based on 138 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay-owned. Next to the gay beach. Great value.
Gay-owned boutique hotel right next door to the Avalon Beach Resort and directly opposite the gay section of Dongtan Beach. The deluxe rooms are en suite and have a balcony with sea views. The fabulous Penthouse Suite covers the entire top floor and incorporates an open-air (4 man!) bathtub.
All rooms feature a minibar, safe, 40-channel TV, DVD player and free WiFi. Room Club’s lounge bar and restaurant serves food and drinks throughout the day. Late risers will be pleased to know that breakfast (included) is served all day. No joiners fee.
318/79 Thappraya road, Jomtien | map
7.7 Good based on 42 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay-owned. Large rooms. Next to the gay beach.
Owned by the same gay team as Room Club – The Bed Suites. The contemporary-designed Residence Suites is located within a 500m² private, air-conditioned villa next to The Room Club hotel and very close to the gay beach.
There is a choice of 5 bedrooms within the villa including a jacuzzi suite, a deluxe suite with a private balcony and a two-bedroom suite. WiFi is free, and guests have the use of a private swimming pool and sun terrace.
279/450 Jomtien Beach Road, Jomtien | map
7.8 Good based on 1645 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Seaside location. Stylish design. Excellent value.
Hip designer hotel that demands consideration. The Now is located right on Jomtien Beach, offering panoramic sea views within a modern industrial-style setting. Guest rooms come in XS, S, M, L and XL – choose one that fits your size (no pun intended).
Free WiFi is available throughout. The Now has its own restaurant and bar. More dining and bar options are available at the nearby Jomtien Beach that leads to the gay beach section and Jomtien Complex in just 10 minutes.
146/8-9, 146/45-46 Moo 10, Thappraya Soi 1, Phra Tamnak Hill | map
7.2 Good based on 164 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Attractive design. Very gay-friendly. New hotel.
Influenced by Roman design, this modern boutique hotel is decorated in a romantic ‘al fresco’ style and features an outdoor pool, spa, restaurant, café and bar. All 28 guest rooms feature king-sized beds, balcony/terrace, minibar and free WiFi.
Rome Boutique Hotel is located halfway between the beach and the city center. Originally marketed as a ‘gay hotel’ but now targets the whole market.
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3089/3 Moo 10, Soi 15, Thappraya Road, Phratamnak Hill | map
8.5 Very Good based on 98 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Near BoyzTown & beach. Excellent rooms. Gay resort.
This straight-friendly Baan Souy Resort has set a new standard in Pattaya. We are impressed with the quality and size of the 37 modern Thai-styled studios and apartments (30 m² up to a huge 70 m²). Every room features a LCD TV, DVD player, air conditioning and a kitchen with a full-sized fridge, microwave and tea & coffee making facilities.
The resort has as private swimming pool surrounded by surprisingly mature-looking tropical trees and plants. You can also use the two rooftop garden terraces for sunbathing and relaxation. The onsite café is serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The building is accessible to all, with features such ashand railings, ramps and a lift.
Located halfway between Jomtien Beach and BoyzTown – both just about 5 minutes away by taxi. No extra charge for overnight guests.
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413/85 Moo 12, Jomtien Complex, Dongtan Beach | map
7.7 Good based on 475 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay Hotel. In Jomtien Complex. Near the gay beach. Best seller.
A consistent best seller on Travel Gay Asia. The gay Ganymede resort is located in the Jomtien Complex and less than a 3-minute walk from the gay area of Jomtien. It offers 37 air-conditioned guest rooms with mini fridge, in-room safe, flat screen cable TV and free WiFi. Of particular note are the spacious and tastefully furnished luxury suites.
Ganymede is also home to Themae gay sauna and spa that has a nice indoor pool. There is also a karaoke nightclub, jacuzzi bar, open-air terrace bar and 24-hour coffee shop. All hotel guests get free access to Themae sauna.
75/316 Moo 12, Jomtien Beach Soi 5 | map
8 Good based on 1136 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Apartment style. Near the gay beach. Superb value.
Fifth Jomtien is a 7-story boutique condominium and service apartments located on Jomtien Soi 5 (hence, the name), just 5-minutes from the beach and gay scene. The spacious, contemporary Thai-styled apartments feature wooden flooring, kitchenette, dining area and private balcony with views of Jomtien Bay.
Fifth’s onsite restaurant serves a range of Thai and Western dishes with outdoor seating. There is also a swimming pool and gym. One of the best choices in terms of value for money.
75/245-252 Moo12, Jomtien Soi 6, Jomtien | map
7.9 Good based on 422 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Near Jomtien Beach. Very affordable & convenient.
Friendly budget hotel in a quiet area near Jomtien Beach (a 2-minute walk), Inn Place offers 40 comfortable rooms with free WiFi, air conditioning, large flat screen TV and balcony. A 24-hour reception and free internet station are available.
Inn Place does not have a restaurant onsite, but a choice of restaurants can be found nearby. Night-time entertainment and gay scene are all just a short stroll away.
413/ 3-5 Moo 12, Thappraya Road | map
8.9 Very Good based on 6 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay hotel. Low-cost option. Close to the beach.
Gay guesthouse located close to the Jomtien Complex and around 250 metres to the beach. There is a choice of 5 different room types, all of which are en suite with king-sized beds, air conditioning, flat screen TVs and free WiFi. All rooms are accessible via a lift.
Poseidon has a spa area, complete with a small pool, sauna and offers a range of professional massage services.
413/26 Jomtien Complex, Thappraya Road, Jomtien | map
7.5 Good based on 19 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay-owned. Nightly cabaret show. Near gay beach.
Gay-owned and -managed boutique hotel in prime location for the gay scene in Pattaya. Famous for its nightly cabaret shows, The Venue also offers a great-value accommodation. All 14 rooms are fully equipped with air conditioning, refrigerator, en suite bathroom and free WiFi. There is also a small outdoor pool/jacuzzi with lounge areas for guests.
Plenty of restaurants, bars and nighttime entertainment are nearby. The Dongtan gay beach is less than 10 minutes’ walk away from The Venue.
Central Pattaya is a great choice for those who want to be close to all the night-time entertainment in and around BoyzTown and Sunee Plaza.
365/3 Moo 10, Pattaya Sai 2 Road, Soi 10 | map
8.1 Very Good based on 2261 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Trendy & popular. Great location. Top-rated.
Trendy, popular hotel in Central Pattaya. Page 10 is just a short walk to the beach and the gay bars & clubs in Sunee Plaza. Boyztow as well as the popular Walking Street. All 79 guest rooms feature modern interiors, flat screen satellite TV, tea/coffee maker, personal safe and free WiFi.
Facilites include a rooftop swimming pool and a nice-sized gym. There is a café and restaurant, but numerous dining choices are nearby. Great value and location.
346/4 Pattaya Sai 2 Soi 6 | map
8.2 Very Good based on 3776 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Central location. Popular choice. Near the gay scene.
Excellent, new hotel that has just about everything you want – good location, modern amenities, nice pool, gym and free WiFi.
April Suites is conveniently located in Central Pattaya, close to restaurants, bars and gay nightlife in Boytztown, yet it is tucked away from the main road on a quiet alley.
Pattaya Beach and city center are only a 5-minute walk away. The popular transvestite cabaret show, Alcazar, is just steps away from the hotel. Great value and service.
33/35 Moo 10 Pattaya City, Central Pattaya | map
7.8 Good based on 1338 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Walk to Boyztown. Great gym. Centrally located.
The affordable LK Metropole Hotel is located in Central Pattaya, about 5 minutes from the gay nightlife in Boyztown, and within walking distance to Walking Street and Hard Rock Café.
This good value for money hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, a decent-sized gym and a spa. Guest rooms have private balcony, hardwood floors, satellite TV and DVD player. The onsite restaurant serves Thai and Western dishes although there are plenty of restaurants nearby.
325/106-9 Pattayaland Soi 3 | map
7.8 Good based on 110 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Gay hotel. In Boyztown. Budget option.
Perfect location if you want stay right in the center of all the Boyztown action. The budget-friendly, gay hotel COPA is home to the COPA Showbar and COPA Club and just a few steps from all the other gay venues in this part of town.
The hotel offers reasonably spacious 22 rooms with private bathroom, satellite TV and free WiFi internet access.
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325/89 Pattayaland Soi 3 | map
7.9 Good based on 669 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: In Boyztown. Gay gym & sauna. Great value.
Like the Copa Hotel, The Ambiance is situated right in the middle of the Boyz Town gay scene. Each of the traditionally-styled bedrooms and suites have a shower, satellite TV and free WiFi.
The Ambiance Bistro is open from 8am to 2am, and the bar terrace is a great place to enjoy a drink. The hotel is home to the gay-popular Boyz Gym and Sauna whose friendly staff will help you get the most out of your workout. Popular choice on Travel Gay Asia.
312/12 Moo 9 Pattaya Sai 3 Road, Central Pattaya | map
9.1 Fantastic based on 300 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel: Very affordable. Comfortable rooms. Near Boyz Town.
A simple and very affordable budget hotel in Central Pattaya. Admire House offers 6 well-maintained, comfortable rooms with free WiFi, en suite bathroom, air conditioning, flat screen TV, refrigerator and safe.
Very friendly owners. Located within walking distance to Tony’s Gym, the beach and the gay nightlife scene in Boyz Town.