Gay bars, clubs, saunas and events in Taipei

Gay bars and cafes

Café Dalida

Bar/café in the gay village with a nice terrace for people-watching. Music by live DJ. Popular for drinks and a bite with both locals and Westerners.

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Café Dalida
No. 51, Lane 10, Chéngdū Road
Taipei
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Floating

The only karaoke gay bar at the gay village.

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Floating
No. 51 Lane 10, Chéngdū Road
Taipei
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G Paradise

Relaxed bar with terrace at the gay village.

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G Paradise
No. 47 Lane 10, Chéngdū Road
Taipei
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G-2 Paradise

Bar popular with the younger crowds at the gay village. Enjoy a beer or cocktail or two at the crowded terrace.

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G-2 Paradise
No. 48 Lane 10, Chéngdū Road
Taipei
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Gay sauna

Aniki Sauna

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Aniki is said to be one of the best and most well known gay saunas in Asia, featuring two jacuzzi's, a cool pool, wet steam room, dry sauna, dark shower area, gym, café bar and movie theatre. Other features include an massive dark room and private rooms.

Entrance is at the back of the building. Unfortunately without English signs.

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Aniki Sauna
No. 30, Lane 68, Section 2, Xīnshēng North Road
Taipei
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XL Club

Men only gym and social cruise club including showers, steam room, maze, relaxation area, tanning booths. Clothing optional gym and large rooftop terrace where men can sunbathe nude.

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XL Club
No. 10, Minzu East Road
Taipei
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mon - sun10:00 - 02:00
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Cruise bars and clubs

Commander

ommander is a Fetish, leather, S&M bar located on the second floor of the gay village, At some point, the curtains drop down, as do the pants of the men...

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Commander
No. 41 Lane 10, Chéngdū Road
Taipei
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Outdoor beaches, parks

Shalun Beach, Tamsui

Sha Lun Beach is a popular summer cruising spot for locals and tourists looking for some nude sunbathing.

How to get to Sha Lun? Take the MRT Red line to Tamshui Station. Catch a bus to Finsermans till the Observatory Deck, just before the entry to the wharf. At the Observatory deck you will see stairs leading to a gazebo. This is where you will find the gay guys cruising.

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Shalun Beach, Tamsui

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