Frankfurt Gay Travel Guide & Map 2019

Upcoming Events in Frankfurt

|  25 November  –  22 December 2019
Rosa Weihnacht: small Christmas market for LGBTs and friends in the center of Frankfurt. Hot wine punch, Xmas beer, food and more.
Daily 10:00 – 21:00 @ Friedrich-Stoltze-Platz (Holzgraben)
|  17  –  19 July 2020
Frankfurt Gay Pride 2020: in Germany called CSD (Christopher Street Day).
Demonstration and parade through the center of Frankfurt on Saturday, 18 July. Street festival from Friday till Sunday on the Konstablerwache square.

Accommodation Tips

Hotel. ***, 90-110 €
Design hotel chain for budget travellers. Modern, clean and good value for money.
Conveniently located in the center of Frankfurt, close to the sights in the Old Town, to the shopping streets and to most of the gay venues.
@ Berliner Straße 55
Frankfurt 60311
U: Willy-Brandt-Platz, Dom/Römer, S: Hauptwache

Gay Bars

Daily 22:00 – 08:00+
After-hours bar with small dancefloor.
@ Alte Gasse 34
Frankfurt 60313

Daily 20:00 – 02:00; Friday, Saturday till 03:00
Modern cocktail bar for gays, lesbians and friends.
Smoking bar.
@ Elefantengasse 13
Frankfurt 60313

Gay bar in the center of Frankfurt.
@ Alte Gasse 33
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache, U: Eschenheimer Tor

Daily 15:00 – 01:00+
Gay cafe-bar for coffee and cakes, cocktails and beer.
Weekly events such as karaoke and bear lounge.
Smoking bar and cash only.
@ Große Friedberger Straße 26
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache

Tuesday-Thursday 19:00 – 24:00; Friday, Saturday 19:00 – 01:00; Sunday 14:00 – 23:00 (July-August Sunday closed)
Bar, information point and event venue of the LGBT community in Frankfurt.
Run by a team of volunteers and AIDS-Hilfe Frankfurt.
@ Alte Gasse 36
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache, U: Musterschule, Eschenheimer Tor

Tuesday-Thursday 16:00 – 01:00; Friday, Saturday 16:00 – 03:00; Sunday 18:00 – 01:00
The oldest gay pub in Frankfurt.
Mixed clientele and mixed ages. German ›Schlager‹ music.
Usually very packed at weekend nights.
Smoking bar.
@ Schäfergasse 20
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache

Gay Clubs and Parties

Upcoming Irregular Parties

Regular Parties and Clubs ↓

Friday, 20 December 2019, 23:00 – 05:30
Party for gays and friends with Pop, House, Charts and German ›Schlager‹.
Admission: 12 €
@ Die Fabrik Mittlerer Hasenpfad 5
Frankfurt 60598

Saturday, 21 December 2019
Monthly LGBTQ+ party by Yass! (Barcelona) in the center of Frankfurt.
Music: Pop, Charts and House remixes.
@ Karlson Karlstraße 17
Frankfurt 60329

Saturday, 21 December 2019, from 23:00
Monthly oriental party for gays, lesbians and friends. Music: Turkish, south-east European and international Pop music and House.
Admission: 10 €
@ Orange Peel Kaiserstraße 39
Frankfurt 60329

Saturday, 28 December 2019, from 22:30
Big monthly party for gays and friends in the center of Frankfurt.
Music from House to Black on two floors.
Admission: 10 € (5 € before 23:00)
@ Karlson Karlstraße 17
Frankfurt 60329

Tuesday, 31 December 2019, from 21:30
Big New Year's party for gays and friends by Pure and Club 78.
Tickets: 10-20 €
@ Karlson Karlstraße 17
Frankfurt 60329

Tuesday, 31 December 2019, from 23:00
New Year's Eve party for gays, lesbians and friends. Charts, Pop, R'n'B and House/Electro by DJ Sascha Dreyer and Miss Delicious.
Tickets: 15-20 €
@ Orange Peel Kaiserstraße 39
Frankfurt 60329

Wednesday, 1 January 2020, 01:00 – 15:00
Queer-friendly New Year's party in the center of Frankfurt.
Music: progressive Electro.
@ FREUD Holzgraben 9
Frankfurt 60311

Regular Parties and Clubs

Friday, Saturday 23:00 – 08:00
Queer-friendly underground club in the center of Frankfurt.
Progressive Electro music.
Minimum age 21 years.
Admission: 12 € (cash only)
@ Holzgraben 9
Frankfurt 60311
S: Hauptwache; U, S: Konstablerwache

Gay Cruising Clubs

Tuesday-Thursday 22:00 – 04:00; Friday, Saturday 22:00 – 06:00; Sunday 22:00 – 04:00
For more than 40 years, Frankfurt's cruise bar for gay men.
No dresscode, but leather and fetish are welcome.
Smoking pub.
@ Stiftstraße 22
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache, S: Hauptwache, U: Eschenheimer Tor

Gay Saunas

Monday-Thursday 12:00 – 03:00; Friday 12:00 – Monday 03:00 nonstop
Big gay sauna with whirlpool, hamam, Finnish sauna, steam room, swimming pool, terrace and cruising area.
Clean and well-maintained.
Mixed ages.
Admission: 19 € (10 € up to 25 years)
@ Eschersheimer Landstraße 88
Frankfurt 60322
U: Holzhausenstraße, Grüneburgweg

Monday-Thursday 12:00 – 07:00; Friday 12:00 – Monday 07:00 nonstop
Gay sauna in the center of Frankfurt.
Mixed ages.
Admission: 10-20 € (cabin + 17-35 €)
@ Schwedenkronenplatz
Frankfurt 60313
U, S: Konstablerwache

Tuesday-Saturday 13:30 – 23:00; Sunday 13:30 – 22:00
Gay sauna in the south of Frankfurt, for more than 50 years.
With restaurant-bar and summer garden.
Rather mature clientele.
Admission: 14-15 €
@ Waidmannstraße 31
Frankfurt 60596
S: Stresemannallee

Gay Shops

Monday-Saturday 10:00 – 21:00
Gay sex shop with DVDs, toys, magazines, lubes etc.
@ An der Staufenmauer 5
Frankfurt 60311
U, S: Konstablerwache