Gay Copenhagen · Hotels

Gay Copenhagen · Hotels

An excellent range of design hotels, historical sights, a welcoming attitude towards gay tourists and vibrant gay scene make Copenhagen a fabulous city to explore.

Copenhagen city centre

Copenhagen’s downtown area is characterised by narrow streets, with boutique shops, cafés and the famous Strøget street running through the middle. These well-rated hotels are also close to the city’s main gay scene and nightlife near the City Hall Square.

Why this hotel?: Excellent location. Very central. Close to shopping and gay nightlife.

Popular Hotel conveniently located in Copenhagen’s city centre. Scandic Copenhagen is only a 10 minute walk from the main sightseeing attractions and gay nightlife.

The contemporary-designed rooms include air conditioning, flat screen TV, a private bathroom and in-room safe.

Scandic Copenhagen houses both a restaurant and bar where guests can unwind. Guests can also try one of the many bars and restaurants in the surrounding area.


bar, restaurant, sauna, spa, internet access, gym, shop

Vester Soegade 6, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 7447 votes

Why this hotel?: Walk to Pride Square. Convenient location. Great value.

Andersen Boutique Hotel is a gay-friendly stay in the heart of Copenhagen, near the main station and metro. The popular Meatpacking district, many galleries, restaurants, cafés and gay nightlife are all within easy reach. An excellent choice for gay travelers, the Andersen is about 7-minute walk to Pride Square or you can take a 2-minute ride on the metro.

Guest rooms come in Princess, Mermaid or Emperor and are tastefully furnished with bright colours, soundproof windows, safe, minibar,, air-con, luxury toiletries, free WiFi. Free Nespresso coffee, tea and hot chocolate are available in the lobby lounge 24/7. There is also discounted parking for guests and a 24hr fitness centre.

The hotel will also give a gift if you turn down housekeeping during your stay to minimise your environmental impact as they are a certified Green hotel.

The hotel offers complimentary wine-hour every day, all year around from 5-6pm, where you can enjoy as much wine as you can – a popular event where you can meet and mingle with other guests. The Andersen Boutique also offers packages with your stay that include full board and bed and organic breakfast options.

Please see the official website for further enquiries and bookings.


cafe, free wi-fi, bar, free wine hour, air-con, parking, breakfast, unique styling, central location.

Helgolandsgade 12, Copenhagen

Why this hotel?: Walk to gay bars. Stylish design.

The stylish Hotel SP34 is well-located for sightseeing and gay nightlife in Copenhagen, just 10 minutes’ walk to Tivoli Gardens, Strøget shopping street, restaurants, cafés, Never Mind gay club and MEN’s Bar.

The contemporary-designed guest rooms feature wooden furnishings, flat screen TV, free WiFi, desk, tea & coffee-making facilities and Ren toiletries. The suites include a free minibar.

SP34 has a rooftop terrace, two upscale restaurants, a lounge bar and 24-hour room service.


bar, restaurant, sun terrace, free wi-fi

Sankt Peders Stræde 34, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 2789 votes

Why this hotel?: Close to gay scene. Very central. Great views.

A popular choice on Travel Gay Europe. This chic, environment-friendly hotel is located in the City Hall Square, just a short walk from G-A-Y bar, Amigo Sauna, SLM cruise club.

Also nearby are Tivoli Gardens, the Central Station and the main shopping street, Strøget.

Guest rooms at The Square feature minimalistic design, satellite TV and free WiFi. The breakfast room on the 6th floor has a terrace with nice city views. As central as it gets.


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

Rådhuspladsen 14, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 6097 votes

Why this hotel?: Boutique option. Well-designed. Value for money.

Located bit further away from downtown, but you will love its award-winning designer hotel. Housed in a 19th century building, the Avenue offers stylish rooms with  flat screen internet TV and free WiFi.

There is a private courtyard where you can enjoy homemade breakfast and a cosy lounge bar with comfortable sofas and fireplace. The hotel also has a gift shop with design items and books.

The gay scene and city centre are about a 20-minute walk away, or you can take the bus from outside the hotel or the metro at Forum station (a 5-minute walk).


bar, shop, free wi-fi

Åboulevard 29, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen


Based on 2200 votes

Hip new budget hotel in the Vesterbro area. The Urban House Copenhagen is conveniently located near the central train station, museums, many attractions, restaurants and gay nightlife.

Both dormitories and private rooms are available, all with free WiFi. There’s a 24-hour front desk, bike rental service, a laundry room, pool table lounge and a bar that attracts the young trendy crowd.


bar, restaurant

Colbjørnsensgade 5-11, Copenhagen


Based on 4790 votes

Why this hotel?: Budget choice. Great location. Popular with gay guests.

The popular Wakeup hotel on Borgergade offers stylish, affordable rooms in good location, within 15 minutes’ walk to city centre, Tivoli Gardens, tourist sights, as well as Jailhouse CPH bar and Amigo Sauna.

Guest rooms feature modern furniture, free WiFi, flat screen TV and private bathroom. Some rooms have city views. A breakfast buffet is served in the dining room with a glass roof.

Drinks and snacks are available for purchase at the 24-hour lobby lounge. Free internet access is provided at the hotel’s reception.


free wi-fi

Borgergade 9, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 3897 votes

Why this hotel?: Near the gay nightlife. Great dining. Boutique budget.

Nice, family-run boutique hotel near the Botanical Gardens and metro station in Nansensgade – a great area with lots of attractions and a short walk of many gay bars in Copenhagen.

The hotel has its own established, cool style with a relaxed and friendly vibe, and is also carbon-neutral on energy consumption. The uniquely decorated rooms range from ‘tiny’ to ‘junior suite’.

Ibsens serves tasty breakfast and is home to an Italian restaurant, La Rocca.


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

Vendersgade 23, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 2076 votes

Why this hotel?: Modern budget hotel. Near city centre & gay scene.

CABINN City is the perfect budget accommodation in Copenhagen’s city centre. This large 2-star hotel offers 350+ rooms & dorms with private/shared bathrooms and free WiFi.

Guest rooms are compact but modern and well-designed. The hotel is known for its excellent breakfast buffet. Vending machines with snacks, drinks are provided.

All within a 10-minute walk of the city centre, the Central Station, Tivoli Gardens and the main gay scene.


bar, free wi-fi

Mitchellsgade 14, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 7347 votes


One of Copenhagen’s trendiest areas. Vesterbro is home to chic bars, restaurants, boutiques, galleries and cafés. We recommend these hotels that are within easy reach of the city centre and gay scene.

Why this hotel?: Gay-Friendly Boutique Hotel Great value. Near the gay scene.

If you are looking for a hotel right in the hip- central neighbourhood of the city, Hotel Mayfair is it! This gay-friendly hotel is minutes from Copenhagen Central station, and just a 5 minute walk from local gay scene venues, as well as the popular Tivoli Gardens amusement park, as well as many trendy restaurants, bars and shops.

Each stylish guest room is designed for cozy comfort, has a TV that can connect to your streaming services, tea, and coffee facilities, and are contemporary in design. There are also luxury suites available with extras such as a soft mini bar and bottled water every day.

Hotel Mayfair also has its own bar/lounge, fitness center, and even a library! The hotel also offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner options from local cafes and restaurants in the area that bring the food to the hotel for you.

TravelGay users will get an exclusive free bottle of Cava for 2 when booking directly with Hotel Mayfair, so be sure to mention us!


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi, garden, central location

Helgolandsgade 3, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on votes

Why this hotel?: Walk to gay bars. Boutique choice. Great for shopping & sightseeing.

Located in the heart of Copenhagen in Tivoli Gardens, the award-winning Nimb Hotel totally lives up to its reputation as ‘a temple of good taste’.

Each individually designed guest room features Bang & Olufsen TV, iPod dock, antique furniture, free WiFi. The Nimb Bar, Brasserie and Vinotek complete the luxury experience.

Gay bar Oscar, SLM gay cruise club and other gay venues are just a short walk away, on the other side of Tivoli Gardens.


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

Bernstorffsgade 5, Copenhagen


Based on 307 votes

Why this hotel?: Convenient location. Walk to gay bars. Excellent value.

The Comfort Vesterbro offers great value, convenient location and contemporary styling. Each uniquely styled, colourful guest room features comfortable bed, cable TV, air conditioning and free WiFi.

The hotel is located in the trendy Vesterbro area, a 5-minute walk from Central Station and the famous Tivoli Gardens. Many of the best gay bars and clubs in Copenhagen are all within an easy walk away.


bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

Vesterbrogade 23-29, Copenhagen


Based on 3415 votes

Why this hotel?: Gay-popular. Unique design. Fabulous spa & dining.

Located in the trendy Vesterbro district, the very gay-popular Axel Guldsmeden features Balinese-inspired furnishings, Persian rugs and original artworks in individually designed rooms. It’s the largest of the Axel Hotels in terms of the number of rooms. This is also one of the more eco-friendly outlets, having achieved a Green Globe certification.

The hotel is known for its organic breakfast, and the unique spa offers some luxury pampering. The rooms are spacious and stylish with a Scandi minimalist vibe.

Tivoli Gardens and Copenhagen Central Station are within a 5-minute walk. Gay-popular venues are just steps away from the Axel. Highly recommended.


bar, restaurant, sauna, spa, free wi-fi

Helgolandsgade 11, Copenhagen


Based on 2025 votes

Why this hotel?: Walk to gay bars. Great for shopping & nightlife.

Hotel Ansgar’s convenient location near Copenhagen’s main shopping street, Strøget, and a few the Central Station makes it a popular choice.

Set in an 18th century building, The hotel offers clean and simple rooms with modern comforts including free WiFi and flat screen satellite TV. There is a nice courtyard for breakfast.

The nearby fashionable Vesterbro quarter is home to a range of shops, restaurants and tourist sights. Tivoli Gardens and the gay nightlife are also a short walk away.


bar, cafe, free wi-fi

Colbjørnsensgade 29, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 4061 votes

Why this hotel?: Budget design hotel. Great location & value for money.

Designed by Danish architect Kim Utzon, the great-value Wakeup on Carsten has a strong, modern style, located within walking distance of Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen Central Station, Strøget shopping street and the main gay scene.

Guest rooms feature glass-walled bathroom, flat screen TV, fast free WiFi. The standard rooms on lower floors are very affordable, whilst the extra large rooms on higher levels with ‘heavenly’ views will cost more.

A value-for-money hotel with flexible pricing policy and good location. The Wakeup Copenhagen – Borgergade is also worth considering.


free wi-fi

Carsten Niebuhrs Gade 11, Copenhagen

Very Good

Based on 12240 votes

Why this hotel?: Gay-popular budget hotel. Great location & value for money.

Our most popular budget choice. The trendy Generator Copenhagen is located near the city centre, metro station, Oscar gay bar, SLM Copenhagen cruise club and other gay venues.

Expect fun, bright interiors and staff to match in this anything-but-standard hostel. Features include free WiFi, cool bar & lounge, room options, private lockers and power showers. There is also a travel shop and large outdoor terrace.

Generator has several branches throughout Europe and is building a strong reputation – well worth checking out if travelling on a budget.


bar, shop, sun terrace, free wi-fi

Adelgade 5-7, Copenhagen


Based on 3409 votes

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