Celebrate life's
milestones
CELEBRATIONS & HONEYMOONS LIKE SAKY & ROSIE AT THE KEEMALA, PHUKET
Take a well
deserved vacation
LGBT+ WELCOMING HOTELS & RESORTS LIKE ROSS & DARWAH AT THE SIS KATA, PHUKET
Experience
unparalled luxury
LUXURY TRAVEL LIKE TUK & CALUM AT THE SIAM, BANGKOK
Take yourself on
an adventure
EMERGING DESTINATIONS LIKE MAARTJE & ROXANNE HEADING TO UDON THANI
Energize your mind,
body & soul
WELLNESS LIKE KAIDEN AT THE SRIWILAI, SUKOTHAI
Cook authentic
Thai cuisine
LOCAL EXPERIENCES LIKE MIKE & BJ AT 137 PILLARS HOUSE, CHIANG MAI
Dance til sunset
(or sunrise)
PARTIES & NIGHTLIFE LIKE KAIDEN, MAIA & FRIENDS AT HYPE LUXURY BOAT CLUB, PHUKET
Spend a day with
gentle giants
NATURE LIKE SAKY & ROSIE AT ELEPHANT HILLS, KHAO SOK
Enjoy the best of
LGBT+ Bangkok
BANGKOK LIKE IÑAKI & JUSTIN AT SO SOFITEL, BANGKOK
Taste world-class
gastronomy
FOOD & DRINK LIKE GILES & BRUCE ON SUPANNIGA CRUISE, BANGKOK
Discover fascinating
stories of the past
HISTORY & HERITAGE LIKE KAIDEN IN SUKOTHAI
Have a scream,
whatever you're doing
INSPIRATION LIKE PANGINA HEALS AT THE PENINSULA, BANGKOK

 

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.

Go Thai. Be Free.

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.

A natural landscape, preserved by eco-tourism in Thailand

Eco-tourism in Thailand – four responsible ways to make magical discoveries in the Kingdom

Looking to make a green mark on your next vacation? You’ve come to the right place: eco-tourism in Thailand has…

Rice terraces outside a quaint village in northern Thailand

Rural rainbow – three reasons LGBT+ travellers should visit the Thai countryside

Done with Phuket and bored with Bangkok? Just kidding – either seems impossible! And still, a growing number of gay…

View over Railay, Krabi Province, Thailand

Railay romance – a lovers’ journey to Thailand’s honeymoon peninsula

Oh, to have a Railay romance! A short boat ride from Krabi Town but a world away from the everyday,…

In Thailand, we believe diversity is amazing

Watch our Go Thai Be Free video

Thank you to all our partners, those passionate about LGBT+ diversity in  Thailand, who helped us in the making of this video:

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137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai

30 luxurious suites named after founders of the Borneo Trading Co., including Louis Leonowens, William Bain, and Rajah Brooke. The…

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Centara Hotels & Resorts

Centara is Thailand’s leading hotel group, dedicated to providing exceptional service in unique and sophisticated environments.  As a Thai hospitality…

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The SIS Kata, Phuket

“Stay in Style” at The SIS Kata – A dynamic, young and trendy resort situated about 300m up on the…

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Supanniga Cruise, Bangkok

Supanniga Cruise is a gay owned, luxury 40-seat dinner cruise that will surely give its boarders, locals and visitors alike,…

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Siam@Siam Design Hotel, Bangkok

Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok is a vibrant 4.5-star boutique hotel in the heart of Bangkok, offering the perfect ambience in…

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The Peninsula, Bangkok

The Peninsula Bangkok perfectly mixes timeless elegance and sophistication with contemporary comfort and technology. Its distinctive waved-shape design affords each…

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The Siam, Bangkok

Set on 3 acres of verdant frontage along the Chao Phraya River, The Siam is a 39-suite-and-villa urban luxury retreat…

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Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

For more than 140 years, travellers have followed the Chao Phraya River to stay at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok.…

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Keemala, Phuket

You are invited to experience an all pool-villa wonderland set in the rainforest of Kamala, Phuket. Keemala embraces a Thai…

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SO Sofitel, Bangkok

You are SO welcome. In a city where anything is possible, SO Sofitel Bangkok hotel is everything to everyone, whether…

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Hype Luxury Boat Club, Phuket

HYPE concept is a beach club at sea on a big stylish Catamaran featuring comfortable daybeds, professional crew and hostesses . We offer…

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Small Luxury Hotels of the World

SLH.com are the ‘champions of small’ with over 20 boutique properties in Thailand. We don’t believe bigger is better, we…

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Sriwilai, Sukothai

Our boutique resort offers a unique experience in the heart of Siam, Sukhothai, Thailand. Our newly opened boutique resort is…

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137 Pillars Suites & Residences, Bangkok

34 luxurious suites named after the great royal periods in Thai history, the Rattanakosin Suites, The Ayuthaya Suites, the Sukhothai…

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Hotels and Resorts

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

Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas, Koh Phangan, Thailand

Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas, Koh Phangan

Stay at the Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas for an extravagant island getaway experience. Our hotel in Koh Phangan is…

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X2 Vibe Patong, Phuket

Just 250 metres from the soft white sands of Patong Beach, X2 Vibe Phuket Patong puts guests right in the…

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Capella Bangkok, Bangkok

A new vintage of luxury is debuting October 2020 on the east bank of Chao Phraya River right on the…

Events & offers

Check out upcoming events and offers from our partners

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February: Pattaya Pride Rainbow Festival

An LGBT+ Pride Parade that starts at ‘Central Marina’ shopping arcade and ends at ‘Central Festival Pattaya Beach’ shopping mall…

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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…

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4 ways to get into queer art in Thailand

Thailand is a feast for the eyes. Its beauty extends from its tropical landscapes down to the warmth of its…

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