New York City

New York City is home to more than 8 million people and stands as the world's dynamic center for the financial, media, advertising, and fashion industries. Complementing these powerhouse industries are fine dining, visual and performing arts, shopping and nightlife that would impress even the most discriminating traveler.

Manhattan is a sightseer's mecca and drew a record of over 40 million tourists in 2007. A trip to the Big Apple is not complete without seeing some of the world famous local sights, including the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Rockefeller and Lincoln Centers, a revitalized Times Square, Central Park, Riverside Park and the UN.

Don't forget to visit the many diverse neighborhoods including Chelsea, Greenwich Village, Hell's Kitchen, Times Square/Theater District, Chinatown and the Financial District. There's a lot to see and every part of the island has its own unique flavor. You may need an extended stay gay holiday to soak it all in.

When it's time to find the party, no city has more to choose from. Manhattan's gay nightlife is never dull with dozens of weekly gay-themed parties. Make sure to ask the locals, or check Gayosphere.com for what's happening on the night you choose to go out. There are always different options for every type of crowd.

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Hotels

  • 414 Hotel
  • 414 West 46th Street
    New York, NY 10036
  • Website: www.414hotel.com
  • 212-399-0006
  • Americana Inn, The
  • 69 West 38th Street
    New York, NY 10018-5512
  • Website: www.theamericanainn.com
  • 212-840-2019 or 888-HOTEL58
  • Belnord Hotel, The
  • 209 West 87th Street
    New York, NY 10024-2844
  • Website: www.belnord.com
  • 212-873-5222
  • Belvedere Hotel, The
  • 319 West 48th Street
    New York, NY 10036
  • Website: www.belvederehotelnyc.com
  • 212-245-7000 or 888-HOTEL58
  • Carlton Hotel / Autograph Collection Hotels
  • 88 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Website: www.carltonhotelny.com
  • 212-532-4100 or 800-601-8500
  • Chelsea Inn
  • 46 West 17th Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.chelseainn.com
  • 800-640-6469
  • Chelsea Pines Inn
  • 317 West 14th Street
    New York, NY 10014
  • Website: www.chelseapinesinn.com
  • 212-929-1023 or 888-546-2700
  • Chelsea Savoy Hotel
  • 204 West 23rd Street
    New York, NY 10014
  • Website: www.chelseasavoy.com
  • 212-929-9353
  • Chelsea Star Hotel
  • 300 West 30th Street (at 8th Avenue)
    New York, NY 10001
  • Website: starhotelny.com
  • 877-827-NYNY [827-6969]
  • Comfort Inn Times Square South Area
  • 305 West 39th Street
    New York, NY 10018
  • Website: www.comfortnyc.com
  • 212-268-3040

Bars

  • 18+ Parties / Clubs in NYC
  • Various Locations: Rush, HK Lounge, Mr. Black, Escuelita, Splash
    New York, NY 10014
  • Website: www.boiparty.com
  • Bar-tini Ultra Lounge
  • 642 Tenth Avenue (between 45th and 46th Streets)
    New York, NY 10036
  • Website: www.bar-tiniultralounge.com
  • 917-388-2897
  • Barracuda
  • 275 West 22nd Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • 212-645-8613
  • Barrage
  • 401 W 47th Street
    New York, NY 10036
  • 212-586-9390
  • Beauty Bar - New York
  • 231 East 14th Street
    New York, NY 10003
  • Website: www.thebeautybar.com
  • 212-539-1389
  • Boxers HK
  • 742 9th Avenue
    New York, NY 10019
  • Website: boxersnyc.com/
  • 212-951-1518
  • Boxers NYC
  • 37 West 20th Street (btw 5th and 6th Ave)
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: boxersnyc.com/
  • 212-255-5082
  • BPM
  • 512 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY 10036
  • Website: bpmny.com/
  • 212-239-2999
  • Club 57 (Every Saturday)
  • 311 West 57th Street
    New York, NY 10019
  • Website: www.vossnyc.com/
  • Don Hills
  • 511 Greenwich Street
    New York, NY 10013
  • Website: www.donhills.com
  • 212-334-1390
  • Duplex
  • 61 Christopher St.
    New York, NY 10014
  • Website: theduplex.com
  • 212-255-5438
  • Eagle - NYC
  • 554 West 28th Street
    New York, NY 10001
  • Website: www.eaglenyc.com
  • 646-473-1866
  • Escuelita
  • 303 West 39th Street
    New York, NY 10018
  • Website: www.escuelita.com
  • 212-631-0588
  • EvoLve Bar (previously the O.W. Bar)
  • 221 East 58th Street
    New York, NY 10022
  • 212-355-3395
  • Fairytale Bar
  • 500 West 48th Street
    New York, NY 10003

Shops

  • A PhotoTrek Tour
  • www.phototrektours.com
    New York City, NY 00000
  • Website: www.phototrektours.com
  • 212-209-3370
  • Alan Barnett Photography
  • 127 West 26th Street, Suite 402
    New York, NY 10001
  • Website: www.alanbarnettphoto.com/
  • 212-675-0041 x11
  • Alternative Theatre Company
  • PO Box 846 or altrcompany@aol.com
    New York, NY 10163
  • Website: www.AlternativeTheatreCo.org
  • 212-464-8875 or 800-838-3006
  • Amtrak (Penn Station - NYP)
  • Pennsylvania Station, 32nd Street and 8th Avenue
    New York, NY 10001
  • Website: www.amtrakridewithpride.com/
  • 800-USA-RAIL
  • Big Booty Bread Co.
  • 261 W. 23rd Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • 212-414-3056
  • Broadway Bodies
  • Chelsea Studios, 151 West 26th Street, 6th Floor
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.broadwaybodies.com
  • 212-924-5877
  • Captain Shastay's NYC Fishing & Sightseeing Tours
  • Pickups can be arranged from either the North Cove Yacht Harbor in Manhattan or the Liberty Harbor Marina in Jersey City,
    New York City, NY 00000
  • Website: www.nyharborfishing.com
  • 201-725-6755
  • Classic Harbor Line
  • Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
    New York, NY 10018
  • Website: www.sail-nyc.com
  • Main Office: 212-627-1825
  • Complete Body & Spa
  • 22 West 19th Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.completebody.com
  • 212-777-7719
  • Complete Body & Spa
  • 301 East 57th Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.completebody.com
  • 212-777-7703
  • Cooper & Cooper Real Estate
  • 341 West 38th Street, 10th Floor
    New York, NY 10018
  • Website: www.coopercooper.com
  • 212-864-4555
  • DavidBartonGym - Chelsea
  • 215 West 23rd Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.davidbartongym.com
  • 212-414-2022
  • DG Neary Realty Ltd.
  • 57 W. 16th Street
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.dgneary.com
  • 212-633-2727

Attractions

  • 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • 1 Albany Street
    New York, NY 10007
  • Website: www.911memorial.org
  • 212-266-5211
  • A PhotoTrek Tour
  • www.phototrektours.com
    New York City, NY 00000
  • Website: www.phototrektours.com
  • 212-209-3370
  • Ars Nova
  • 511 West 54th Street
    New York City, NY 10019-5014
  • Website: arsnovanyc.com
  • 212-489-9800
  • Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex
  • 23rd Street and Hudson River
    New York, NY 10011
  • Website: www.chelseapiers.com
  • 212-336-6666
  • Classic Harbor Line
  • Chelsea Piers, Pier 62
    New York, NY 10018
  • Website: www.sail-nyc.com
  • Main Office: 212-627-1825
  • Federal Hall National Memorial
  • 26 Wall Street
    New York, NY 10005
  • Website: www.nps.gov/feha/
  • 212-825-6888
  • Fuerza Bruta
  • The Daryl Roth Theatre, 101 East 15th Street
    New York, NY 10003
  • Website: www.Broadwayoffers.com
  • 212-947-8844

Events

Staten Island One Island One Pride Dinner Dance
Staten Island Pride Parade and Festival
Generation Y: NYC Gay Men's Chorus
The Original LGBT Expo