Amsterdam Gay and Lesbian Travel
ABOVE: The Homomonument in the Keizersgracht.
Gay Guide Amsterdam
These pages are from Patroc Travel Gay Guide Europe, which has local gay guides for
more than two dozen European
Gay hotels and B&Bs
The Golden Bear
Amsterdam's oldest gay hotel (formerly the Hotel Unique) opened in 1948. The
occupies two 18th Century buildings in central Amsterdam, a block off the
Every room is different at the ITC, a two-star gay hotel in a renovated canal
house on the Prinsengracht. The hotel has its own bar and is near Amsterdam's
gay nightlife districts.
Other places of interest
The Amsterdam branch of the International Gay and Lesbian Centre and Archive
Foundation is both a resource for scholars and a reference library for anyone
with an interest in GLB culture.
Amsterdam Hotspots: Gay
Four dozen clubs were listed here the last time we counted. The descriptions include maps,
and you can read users' reviews or add your own.
Photo: Jeroen De Mast.
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Need a car for a longer trip?
Short-term Car Leasing
If you live outside the EU, a
tax-free Renault or Peugeot
tourist car lease can
be cheaper than renting for visits of 21+ days. Minimum driver age is
18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include insurance.