We put together a list of ten of the best honeymoon destinations for gay men from all over the world! Some of these places are absolutely stunning!
1. Elysium Hotel, Mykonos
Elysium Hotel is a luxury and exclusive gay only hotel in Mykonos. Overlook the spectacular panoramic view of the town and the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. Elysium Hotel is famous for its Sunset Cabaret shows, all staged in front of a breathtaking backdrop. The facilities include a swimming pool, hydro massage, spa and a fully equipped gym to work off all the cocktails you had the night before!
2. Turtle Cove Beach Resort, Cairns
Turtle Cove Beach Resort sits in a gorgeous absolute beach front position in Cairns. The resort includes stunning beaches at your doorstop, all totally private and clothing optional! When you’re not living it up on your own private beach, you are only a stones throw away from the famous Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest.
3. The Out Hotel, New York City
The Out Hotel is located in the middle of Midtown Manhattan, the perfect location for a city based honeymoon! There is an abundance of amenities including beautiful gardens, a fitness centre, a masseuse only a call away, and the Spa Atrium, which is an experience you will never forget. The on site concierge will assist with any of your needs.
4. Clift Hotel, San Francisco
If you’ve chosen to travel around the US for your honeymoon, we highly recommend the Clift Hotel after your visit to The Out. An absolutely gorgeous old-world glamour hotel, but with a distinctive modern energy. Clift features a soaring lobby filled with an eclectic furniture collection, including chairs from Ray & Charles Eames, a coffee table by Salvador Dali and a surreal stool by Roberto Matta. There are plenty of options for food and drink within the hotel, or venture out to nearby Union Square.
5. Axel Hotel, Barcelona
Axel Hotel in Barcelona touches on a warm Mediterranean feel however it is still able to maintain a modern and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Adopting the term heterofriendly, Axel Hotel targets the Gay and Lesbian markets, however is not discriminative of our hetero friends! Relax in the pool at the Sky Bar while overlooking the gorgeous views of Barcelona.
6. CC’s Hideaway, Phuket
CC’s Hideaway is a 42 room luxury hotel in the lush hills of Karon. The hotel has stunning views over the Andaman Sea and provides easy access to three of Phuket’s finest beaches, Kata Noi, Kata and Karon. CC’s is an oasis for guests seeking respite from crowds and noise and is perfect for those seeking a yoga retreat or wellness holiday.
7. Colours Oasis Resort, Costa Rica
Colours Oasis Resort is a Key West styled boutique hotel with all the charm of a classic guesthouse in San José, Costa Rica. Each of the 22 rooms are distinctly furnished and have the flexibility to be combined in to self contained two or three bedroom apartments. The gorgeous sun terrace is perfect for tanning, followed by a swim in the pool and the spa. With a full restaurant and bar you will never want to leave!
8. Revelwood Retreat, Byron Bay Hinterlands
Hosts Chris and Wayne welcome you to their beautiful twenty acre property in the hills of the Byron Bay hinterlands. The retreat caters for men only, and is nestled in the subtropical rainforest. Amenities include free wifi, cooking facilities, six person spa, and a huge bamboo maze! Clothing is optional at Revelwood, and Chris and Wayne encourage guests to be themselves in a judgment free environment.
9. The Purple, Ibiza
Having undergone a refurbishment and rebrand in 2014, The Purple is now a highly sought after destination for those looking for a no frills holiday. It is the first and only accommodation in San Antonio dedicated to the LGBT market. With a cosy and friendly atmosphere, The Purple offers all the amenities of a five star hotel. Sip cocktails by the pool, or enjoy a book on the gorgeous terrace.
10. Villa Layang Bulan, Seminyak
Villa Layang Bulan, which means Moon Kite, is located in a tranquil seaside village. With the option for a villa or a dorm room, the lovely pools and lounges are surrounded by stunning Balinese gardens. The resort caters for men only in a quiet and safe neighbourhood, only a short walk to the nearby beach. If you are looking for a drink and a dance, the gay district of Seminyak is only a 10 to 15 minute drive away. All room rates include breakfast, coffee, tea and drinking water.