Gay day/nightlife is along Chaweng Beach Road. At the north end, opposite Nora Beach Resort is Emerald Green Mens Club* focused on high quality massage and body treatments, they are also the Gay & Lesbian Information Centre*. Opposite Akyra Resort is Tropical Fah Samui & Cafe/Bar* for massage, drinks, snacks, event evenings & Rainbow Scuba & Tour for snorkelling, scuba and land adventures. For a ladyboy/gay cabaret show, check out Starz Cabaret* close to the Chaweng Regent Resort in Central Chaweng and near the Green Mango*/Sweet Soul Bar mixed disco/bars, popular late night spots with GLTB. In South Chaweng, opposite Trade Winds Resort is Mekkala Men Spa & Site Bar offering rejuvenating massage and evening drinks Thai Boy Men Spa & Bar. Nearby, is the swish and sophistcicated Pride Bar. In Bo Phut is restful Tropical Garden Lounge Resort* close to charming Fisherman’s Village with beach side restaurants and their Friday evening Walking Market. Opposite Karma Resort is Banyan House B&B, Coffee Garden & Restaurant. If you are looking for five star luxury, Le Meridien is a gay friendly option that should not be overlooked.
The Five Islands Restaurant* beach side at Ban Taling Ngam is also the starting point for Emerald Green on Blue @ Five Islands* gay only, all day excursion.
* = Readers’ Choice Award Winner