Homosexuality in Bali
is not fully accepted due to Indonesia
's religious nature. Same-sex sexual activity
is legal, but there aren't any actual laws protecting the local gay community. That does not mean homophobia is prominent on the island. On the contrary, the locals are actually very friendly and simple people
. Nonetheless, we recommend a discreet behavior when in public, in order to ensure your safest trip
The Gay Life of Bali is centered in Seminyak
, which is literally packed with all kinds of gay venue
s including gay bars and cafes, a gay sauna, and a gay beach
! Some very popular gay bars and clubs in Bali are Bali Joe, Mixwell Bar, Facebar Bali, Blue Corner Bar & Cafe and KU DE TA Bali
. Keep in mind that the majority of the venues in Seminyak are actually gay-friendly,
so you will feel welcome anywhere you go!
You can't simply refer to Bali, and not talk about its stunning beaches. But what's better than the beaches of Bali
?! Its Gay Beaches, of course. Batug Bali Beach & Double Six Beach
are the two most popular gay beaches on the island where you can sunbathe and swim among other hot Balinese guys
as well as visitors, just like you!
Some popular gay massage venues
in Bali are Coco Grande Spa Seminyak, Adam's Apple Male Massage, M2 Spa, teMAN Spa, Minahasa Spa, Banana Spa and Elegantz Spa
. For the naughtier ones, there are quite few gay saunas
in Bali as well as a wide range of excellent gay massage shops and spas exclusively for men. A happy ending is offered in almost all of them.
Regarding the gay events of Bali, you won't find many annual gay parties, however, the local gay clubs and bars on the island organize gay-themed nights and dance parties frequently, some of which are taking place every week. The Bali Pride Festival which takes place every June, attracting more and more people every year!
If you are searching for a hotel in Bali, our amazing Hotel Collections will come in handy!
The Best Gay-Friendly Beach Resorts & Gay Hotels in Bali!
There is an exclusively gay resort in Bali
called, Spartacvs Bali Hote
l, which is strictly visited by gay men. Other than that, you won't find any other gay-only accommodation, only gay-friendly hotels, and beach resorts!
Gay-friendly hotels like Desa Visesa Ubud provide its customers with top notch services and facilities and you will prefe r to stay in the hotel your whole vacation time. This exotic hotel arranges some of the most romantic honeymoons available in Bali.
Blue Karma Seminyak is a real oasis located in Seminyak, packed with tropically decorated rooms and facilities, offering a secret escape from all the hustle and bustle of the daily routine.
On the other hand, the Bali Ethnic Villa create an ideal magical atmosphere for the travellers, leaving them astonished by the great hospitality and amenities they experience. A commitment that is worth to be admired.
We have collected some of the best gay-friendly resorts in Bali,
while we have found the nearest gay places near them, in order to make your Gay Indonesian trip even easier!
The Top Gay Places in Bali for Gay Travelers!
The Gay Scene of Bali is dispersed through Seminyak
, while the majority of the gay bars and clubs are located in the "Gay Street"
. In addition to the gay clubbing scene,
there is also a gay beach in Bali
, making it a great Asian destination for beach holidays as well.
Either the nightlife or the beach life is what you are looking for, you will not be disappointed in Bali. The gay community and venues in Bali are highly organised and if you are open minded, it is certain that you will meet intriguing people and have the time of your life.
Below you will find the top gay venues
in Bali! An exotic destination for travellers asking to be ''captivated''.