California is one of the richest and most dynamic states in the USA and home to multiple world-class gay scenes
Gay Los Angeles · Mid-range Hotels
Los Angeles is one of the USA's most popular gay destinations. From the gay nightlife of West Hollywood through to beautiful Santa Monica, we've handpicked our favorite Los Angeles hotels.
Gay San Francisco · Mid-range Hotels
San Francisco is a compact city with a huge gay scene. There are some great-value hotels near the Castro gay district, Union Square shopping area and transport links.
Palm Springs Gay Bars
Palm Springs has a legendary gay scene. Here's our guide to the best gay bars in town. Most of the bars can be found on E. Arenas Road.
Sacramento Gay Dance Clubs
Check out our list of the best gay clubs in Sacramento. Badlands and Sidetrax always make for a good night out.
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San Francisco: San Francisco has a long history of LGBTQ+ activism and is home to the famous Castro District. It's one of the most iconic LGBTQ+ cities globally and hosts events like the San Francisco Pride Parade.
West Hollywood: Known as WeHo, West Hollywood is a city within Los Angeles County. It has a vibrant LGBTQ+ scene with numerous bars, clubs, and LGBTQ+ events. The city is known for its progressive policies.
Los Angeles: As one of the most diverse and populous cities in the United States, Los Angeles has a thriving LGBTQ+ community. The LGBTQ+ scene is spread throughout the city, with a concentration in areas like West Hollywood and Silver Lake.
Palm Springs: This desert city has become a popular LGBTQ+ destination with LGBTQ+ resorts, events, and a welcoming atmosphere.
Long Beach: Long Beach has a growing LGBTQ+ community and hosts the Long Beach Pride Festival and Parade, one of the region's largest LGBTQ+ events.
Oakland: Oakland is known for its inclusivity, and its LGBTQ+ community is an integral part of the city's diverse culture.
Sacramento: California's capital city has a thriving LGBTQ+ community and hosts events like the Sacramento Pride Parade.
San Diego: San Diego offers beautiful beaches and a welcoming LGBTQ+ community. Hillcrest is the heart of San Diego's LGBTQ+ scene.
Santa Monica: Santa Monica is known for its LGBTQ+ pride and hosts events like the Santa Monica Pride Festival.
Guerneville: A small town in Sonoma County, Guerneville is a popular LGBTQ+ vacation spot with LGBTQ+-friendly resorts and activities.