Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain – The gay scene is in the Yumbo Centrum, a shopping type complex, it transforms into everything gay by night. The Yumbo is in the town of Playa del Inglés, which is a part of Maspalomas in the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana, which in on the south coast of the Island of Gran Canaria, which is part of the Canary Islands (Islas Canarias) archipelago, which is off the coast of Africa, in the Atlantic Ocean, but which belongs to Spain. Phew! Did you get all that?
As you can tell by the amount of gay accommodation listed below, it is a very popular gay destination, especially in the winter months, with guaranteed good weather all year round and lots of nude bathing.
The gay beach is by Kiosk 7, in the Maspalomas dunes, which look like something straight out of the Sahara desert.
Maspalomas Gay Events 2018
March 2nd to 11th – Maspalomas Carnival – Web
March 10th to 19th – Maspalomas Bear Carnival – Web
May 3rd to 13th – Maspalomas Gay Pride – Web
May 10th to 13th – Gran Canaria Circuit Festival – Web
Awaiting 2018 date – Dunas Festival – Socio-cultural men only festival – Web
Maspalomas Gay Accommodation
Villa Adler Gay Men Only
Bungalows Artemisa Gay Men Only
Beach Boys Boutique Resort Gay Men Only
Gay Paso Chico Gay Men Only
Rainbow Golf Bungalows Gay Men Only
Aqua Beach Bungalows Gay Men Only
Birdcage Gay Resort Aimed at Gay Men
Tucanes Gay Aimed at Gay Men
Vista Bonita Gay & Lesbian Exclusive
AxelBeach Maspalomas Adults Only