Gay Paris

The great awakening

Ah, Gay Pari! A mere sleeping beauty by the end of the 20th century, Paris is once again a modern city awakened to the world. Thanks in part to openly gay mayor Bertrand Delanoë, who held office from 2001 until 2014, the city has undergone major transformations. To name just a few: Paris Plage, which every summer turns the borders of the River Seine into a giant beach promenade; Nuit Blanche, which turns the keys of the city to the artists every October; and the Velib, the ubiquitous bike r...

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Bars & Clubs

LE RAIDD PARIS

Trendy bar in Le Marais
Le Marais

Bear's Den

Popular bear bar
Beaubourg

Cox Bar

Popular bar for "butch" set
Le Marais

Freedj

Neon dance club
Le Marais

L'Impact Bar

Naturist gay bar
Les Halles

Les Marronniers

Gayest terrace in town
Le Marais

Secteur X

Old piano bar turned sex club
Le Marais

Quetzal

Huge, popular club
Le Marais
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Restaurants

Brasserie Bofinger

Upscale dining
Bastille

Legay Choc Boulangerie Ptisserie

The only queer bakery in town
Le Marais

Restaurant Vagenende

Beautiful Brasserie
VI Arrondissement

Jaja

Classic French fare
Le Marais

L'Amazonial

Great for street-side people watching
Le Marais

Maison Blanche

Sweeping Views, Steep Prices
Champs Elysées

Sorza

Italian in Paris
Les Halles

Bistrot des Vosges

Charming bistro
Le Marais
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Hotels

Caron de Beaumarchais Hotel

Classically appointed French charm
Le Marais

Hotel Sofitel le Scribe

Experience upscale service & luxury
Opéra

Absolu Living

Gay apartment rental as an alternative to hotels
Le Marais

Mercure Paris Porte De Versailles Vaugirard

Business hotel in south Paris
Paris

Lenox Montparnasse

Twal's well that ends well....
Montparnasse

Hotel Beaubourg

Breathtakingly close to the culture
Les Halles

Prince de Galles

Beautiful hotel closed for remodeling until fall 2012
Champs Elysées

Mercure Paris Gare De Lyon

Excellent location for exploring Paris
Bastille
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