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 Buddhist temple sits next to the Chao Phraya River in Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand

Thonburi time out – exploring a little-visited side of Bangkok

You just can’t go wrong with Bangkok. The world’s most visited city for several years in a row, the Thai…

A gay couple practising Muay Thai boxing during their vacation, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Sporty Spice – fun and adventurous sports to try on a Thai vacation

Are you the kind that can’t sit still for too long? And you’ve been planning an adventurous trip to Thailand?…

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Amazing Thailand Safety & Health Administration

Visit the website of the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration to learn more about how Thailand upholds its safety standards.

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:

Away Koh Kood, Koh Kood, Thailand

Away Koh Kood Resort, Koh Kood

Away Koh Kood is the epitome of an island hideaway. The resort features spacious luxury bungalows with private terraces and…

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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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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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Elephant Hills, Khao Sok

Elephant Hills is Thailand’s first Luxury Tented Jungle Camps, combining the camp idea of African national parks with the Thai…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Hotels and Resorts

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

Conrad Koh Samui

Conrad Koh Samui

Situated on the South-Western tip of the idyllic Thai island, Conrad Koh Samui overlooks the azure reefs of Aow Thai…

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…

X2 Chiang Mai Nimman Villa, Chiang Mai, Thailand

X2 Chiang Mai Nimman Villa, Chiang Mai

X2 (pronounced cross-to) Chiang Mai Nimman is located in the heart of the trendy Nimman area of Chiang Mai. The…

Events & offers

Check out upcoming events and offers from our partners

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April: Phuket Pride 2019

Phuket Pride Week was founded in 1999 and is highlight in the LGBT+ calendar. 2019 will celebrate 10 years since…

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Monthly: Over the Rainbow

First Saturday of every month, the G-Spot Entertainment crew take over Banyan Tree’s Vertigo Too bar with queens, queers and…

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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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