Nice Gay Travel Guide & Map 2020

Accommodation Tip for Nice

Hotel, gay-friendly. From 65 €
Small boutique hotel in the center of Nice, only 3 minutes away from the seafront.
Modern, stylish and with outstanding customer care.
English, Italian, Portuguese, German and French spoken.
@ 65 Rue de la Buffa
Nice 06000

Gay Bars in Nice

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some places might be closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Reopened June 2020; Wednesday-Sunday 18:00 – 02:30
Gay-friendly bar with drag shows.
@ 10 Rue Bavastro
Nice 06300

Gay bar with cabaret and drag shows.
@ 16 Rue Gubernatis
Nice 06000

Reopened June 2020; Monday-Saturday 18:00 – 02:30
LGBT bar with karaoke nights.
@ 10 Rue Defly
Nice 06000
Tram: Garibaldi

Reopened June 2020; daily 18:00 – 24:00
Popular gay bar with street terrace.
Friday night with DJ.
@ 10 Rue Bonaparte
Nice 06300
Tram, Bus: Place Garibaldi

Reopened June 2020; daily 18:00 – 02:30
Gay-friendly bar with drag shows and bingo nights.
Located in one of the shopping streets of Nice, with terrace in the pedestrian area.
@ 9 Rue Halévy
Nice 06000

Gay Clubs, Parties and Events in Nice

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some places might be closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Reopened July 2020; Friday-Sunday from 23:00
Gay weekend club in the center of Nice.
With drag shows.
Admission: 10-15 €, incl. 1 drink
@ 6 Rue Eugène Emmanuel
Nice 06300
Tram: Jean Médecin, Masséna

Popular gay club with drag shows and international DJs.
@ 8 Passage Emile Négrin
Nice 06000
Tram: Masséna

Reopened July 2020; daily 20:00/22:00 – 05:00
Small LGBT night club and music bar.
Admission: free. Minimum consumption: 1 drink
@ 6 Rue Raoul Bosio
Nice 06300
Tram: Opéra – Vieille Ville

Gay Cruise Bars in Nice

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some places might be closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Gay cruising bar close to the port of Nice, with darkroom, cabins and sling.
@ 18 Rue Emmanuel Philibert
Nice 06300
Tram: Port Lympia

Reopened June 2020; daily 21:30 – 02:30
Big gay cruising club with bar, cabins, sling and more.
@ 7 Rue Foncet
Nice 06000
Tram: Durandy

Reopened June 2020; Monday-Saturday 22:00 – 03:00; Sunday 14:00 – 19:00 and 22:00 – 03:00
Fetish-friendly gay cruising club.
Admission: 8-10 €
@ 4 Rue Jean-Pierre Papon
Nice 06300
Tram: Garibaldi

Reopened June 2020, Tuesday-Sunday 22:00 – 02:30
Gay cruise bar with small labyrinth, cabins, sling and video room.
Theme nights with dresscodes (naked, jockstrap, underwear).
Admission: 14-15 €, incl. 1st drink
@ 3 Rue Claudia
Nice 06000

Gay Saunas in Nice

Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some places might be closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites and Facebook pages of the respective venues for the latest information.

Reopened June 2020; daily 13:00 – 22:00
Gay sauna on 3 floors, located in the center of Nice.
Admission: 13 € (10 € until 10 September 2020)
@ 7 Rue Gubernatis
Nice 06000

Help, Counselling & other Services

Reopened June 2020
LGBT+ counselling and information centre.
@ 123 Rue Roquebillière
Nice 06300

Gay-friendly Beaches

Reopened June 2020
Along the famous Promenade des Anglais, there is the miles long city beach of Nice. A pebble beach, fragmented into various private or paid beach sections (run mostly by hotels, restaurants and beach clubs) and in between a few free public beaches.
A gay-friendly beach section is the paid Castel Plage, with beach service (sunbeds and shade umbrellas, approx. 20 € per person and day) and a beach restaurant.
@ 8 Quai des États-Unis
Nice 06300

Stony beach with clear water, located between Nice and Monaco.
From Nice, take a car or bus LR100 (starting in Nice at bus stop Le Port), enjoy you trip with great views of the Côte d'Azur and get off the bus at 'Parking Saint-Laurent d'Eze'. Continue on the street for about 2 minutes, then turn right and walk down the path to the beach. To get to the gay and nudist-friendly area turn right, climb up the stairs at the end of the beach and follow the adventurous path over the rocks.
@ Nice 06360 Èze
Bus LR100: Parking Saint-Laurent d'Eze