Thanks to the ease of the Internet and accessible world wide travel, LGBT travelers are now everywhere. On every continent we are there and we need a place to rest. Here are links to gay travel accommodations, lodgings, apartments, digs, hotels, motels, quarters, room and boards, rooming houses, shelters… well, maybe not exactly all of these. But here is a list of the best LGBT lodging and exchange sites:


EB&B (Enjoy Bed & Breakfast):
From Berlin: private accommodations of LGBT hosts in 560 cities and 69 countries.

Purple Roofs: 
Gay & Lesbian Bed & Breakfasts, Inns, Guesthouses,
Hotels, Travel Agents, & Tour Operators as well as
informative blog advice and stories about LGBT world travel.

Further Afield
“Each of our hand-picked properties provide the same welcome
to their gay guests as they do to all others. ‘Inclusivity’ works both ways so
none of our properties are exclusively gay.”

Gay Journey
Accommodations, Cruises, Guidebooks + much more
North America and Europe Destination places to stay

TAG Approved Accommodations
Gay & LGBT Welcoming Hotels & Attractions Worldwide
(Note: the website GlobalGayLodging is NOT affiliated with or any other LGBT accommodation website.)

LGBT House swapping/trades:

Home Around the World
Perfect places to stay for gay tavellers and their friends

Mi Casa Su Casa
Gay and lesbian home trade network

GlobalGayz Accommodations Listing

The following places (gay-owned or gay-friendly) have written to GlobalGayz requesting a listing.
We list them as them come in, alphabetically by country.
Most are also listed in the accommodations websites above.

Holiday Inn

Turtle Cove Resort
Huon Bush Resort

Arthur and Paul Hotel
Spa -Boutique-Hotel-Restaurant-Bar
#27 | Street 71 | Boeung Keng Kang 1
Phnom Penh , Cambodia

Self-catering Gay Owned Apartment

Aglaia Studios
Agia Fotia

Buda B&B

Almara B&B

Luang Prabang
Thatsphone Guesthouse

Malta (Gozo Island)
Dar tal-Kaptan Boutique Hotel

New Zealand
Rotorua (North Island)
GuysersGayStay B&B

Oman (Seeb, Muscat)
Sarah and Rob Gay Friendly B&B
Also: Sarah and Rob Gay Friendly Travel Agency: Muscat Adventure Center

Gay Friendly Apartments
Axel Hotel
Canary Islands
Paso Chico
Malaga Area
Los Curriches

Sansuk Sauna and Guesthouse
Tui’s Place
Lonops Paradise

Ko Samui
Alpha Gay Resort

Also see:
International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association


Also see this Time magazine article about upscale LGBT hotels:
From W to Wynn, Marriott to Kimpton, major hotel chains have been targeting lesbian and gay travelers for more than a decade. But now it’s gay hoteliers’ turn to court their own community. And why not? The LGBT travel market is worth an annual $63 billion in the U.S. alone, according to consumer-research firm Community Marketing Inc. “There have always been gay inns and B&Bs,” says Lords founder Brian Gorman. “This is the time to take this concept to a far larger scale…”Read more:,8599,2034027,00.html#ixzz1ANRc1gxK