How can we inspire you today?

How can we inspire you today?

Or perhaps we can help you get started? From cosmopolitan Bangkok, to lush Northern hills, to the exotic islands of the South, to places less travelled, the Kingdom of Thailand welcomes the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans ( LGBTQ / LGBT+) community with pride. Please browse our enchanting LGBT friendly and gay welcoming destinations below.

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Thailand welcomes the LGBT+ community.

In Thailand, we believe that diversity is amazing. As the most LGBTQ / LGBT+ welcoming country in Asia, we’re proud that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community – and all people – no matter how they identify; and whom they love; feel free when traveling in Thailand on vacation or holiday. We have something for everyone. Yes, there are LGBT+ events, parties and nightlife, but beyond that, we offer rich culture, delicious food, unique local experiences, unparalleled luxury, spellbinding getaways and an experiential break of a lifetime, not to mention some fantastic gay friendly hotels and resorts. Come visit us and find out for yourself, but in the meantime, let us inspire you with stories that will make you want to go Thai; and be free.

Discover your Thailand

Thailand welcomes every color under the rainbow; and has something for everyone, whatever your interests. Whether you’re a fashionista or a foodie, or a street-fighter or sun-worshipper, a hedonist or history buff. Let us whet your appetite with some divine inspiration below.

Discover your Thailand

Thailand stories

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‘The Amazing Race’ stars Joe & Ian on getting engaged and competing in Thailand

We recently caught up with Joe & Ian to talk about their engagement and their experience on season 35 of The Amazing Race.

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Gay Travel Thailand – top gaybourhoods to explore

A nation blessed with picture-perfect beaches, jungles, temple-dotted towns, and bustling modern cities that reach towards the sky, all bound together by a deep-rooted culture of open-mindedness and acceptance; it’s easy to see why so many travellers from across the globe flock to Thailand each and every year in search of something ‘more’. For LGBTQ+…

A group of friends cheers with cups of coffee in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

The best speciality coffee shops in Chiang Mai – a queer coffee lover’s guide

With its many temples and deep-rooted history, the city of Chiang Mai has long been known as the cultural capital of Thailand, making it the go-to city for those seeking a taste of traditional Thai life. Yet, beyond its time-honoured centre, a cityscape of sleek superhighways and modern edifices has emerged in recent years, luring…

In Thailand, we believe diversity is amazing

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Hotels and Resorts

Whatever your tastes, or budget, Thailand has a huge number of LGBT+ welcoming hotels and resorts.

LGBTQ+ welcoming hotels and resorts

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Movenpick Siam Na Jomtien Hotel, Pattaya

Welcome to Na Jomtien Beach, a burgeoning district on Thailand’s eastern seaboard, and home to Mövenpick Siam Hotel Na Jomtien Pattaya. With direct beach access, luxurious facilities and a warm sense of Swiss hospitality, Mövenpick Siam Hotel Na Jomtien Pattaya has everything guests need for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Our resort is ideally located…

X2 Khao Lak Anda Mani Resort, Khao Lak, Thailand

X2 Khao Lak Anda Mani Resort, Khao Lak

A nine-luxurious rooms, each of them provide a breathtaking view of the pool and Lam Kaen beach surrounded by an abundance of tropical trees. The general area is composed of fields and small fishing communities making the atmosphere quiet and authentic. www.x2resorts.com/resorts/khao-lak

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SO/ Hua Hin

Enter a dreamlike world where nature, design and technology come together to create a luxurious, playful retreat. Photography comes to life on the walls of the rooms, playful sculptures salute guests at every turn and art exhibitions beckon from the Galerie. The striking geometric structure of the hotel is a work of art unto itself…

Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel, Bangkok

Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel is the perfect hotel in which you can work, rest and play. 250 bedrooms, including 23 suites, each command a river view. Drift away in our infinity pool and gaze over the River of Kings, or present to up to 1,200 business delegates in our Grand Riverside Ballroom. And after a…

The Ridge, Koh Samui, Thailand

The Ridge, Koh Samui

Luxury award-winning residence developed by the leading development (Prime Samui) of Koh Samui. Located in Plai Leam Soi 8, with 3-5 bedrooms luxury villas available for holiday rental. All situated with fully equipped kitchen, en-suite in every bedroom and sea view from all the rooms are ensured, along with our professional hospitality from the Prime…

Away Chiang Mai Phucome Villa, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Away Chiang Mai Phucome Villa, Chiang Mai

The private villa is ideally located providing the best of the suburban country atmosphere while having the city and its attractions conveniently located only minutes’ drive away. Chiang Mai’s most famous mountain top temple, Doi Suthep, is located just 15 minutes’ drive away. The Chiang Mai villa is fitted with 3 well-sized bedrooms, a luxurious…

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Events

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April: G-Circuit Songkran 2019

Asia’s biggest gay party and event over 3 days in April. Runs from 12 – 14th April 2019. www.gcircuit.com

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Monthly: Go Grrrls!

Go Grrrls! A Queer Dance Party in Bangkok. (est. 2013) A group of gay girls and boys who share the same love of party and indie music. We aim to bring the best of indie – rock – electro tunes to kill the dancefloor for all 24 hour party people. (LGBT, Androgynous, Straight or whoever…

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Weekly: Sunday night at Maggie Choos

Upscale drag-spectacular, often showcasing the Queens of Drag Race Thailand, set in a Shanghai-Speakeasy style bar in the basement of the Novotel Fenix Silom. Presented by G-Spot Entertainment. www.gspotent.com

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