The 9 best Gay Bars Phuket

Gay bars Phuket, Recommended the popular Gay Bars at Phuket. The following is the list of Gay Bars Phuket

Boat Gay Bar & Cabaret

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This bar located in Paradise Complex, the heart of Phuket’s Gay Town. Like many of the bars in Paradise Complex, Boat Bar puts on two cabaret shows per night starting at midnight and 01.30 am. At the same time, Boat Bar and the rest of gay town beings to get busy around 10:30 pm starting at front terraces before the crowds move indoors towards the dance floors around 11.30 pm. In addition, Boat Bar was recently refurbished which has made the bar feel much more contemporary. While the new lighting and sound systems create a cool vibe.

Zag Club

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Large, popular gay bar & nightclub in the Paradise Complex. While ZAG has three different zones including a bar & lounge and VIP room. In addition, The street-front terrace bar pulls in large mixed/ gay crowd from around 10 pm. Male coyote/go-go dancing shows at 11 pm, 12 am and 1:30 am.

Tangmo Club

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A Patong gay institution. TANGMO has had a makeover and moved to Paradise Complex (replacing MO2 Dinner Show Bar). In addition, this nightclub features male go-go dancers and drag queens performing their lip-synced songs and dance routines. There’s an outdoor terrace. While this is a great spot for checking out the crowd.

My Way

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One of Phuket’s longest-running gay venues. In addition, My Way hosted good-looking go-go dancers (who are slightly more on the muscular side), as well as colorful, lip-synced cabaret, shows that draw a mixed crowd. Now the stand-alone facility is gone and the place has merged with ZAG Club into one complex – supposedly more of a female host bar with the guys more focused on the ladies than an actual gay show bar like My Way used to be.

Club One Seven Phuket

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Established in Phuket since 2003, we have been awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for two consecutive years. They aim to be the best GLBT orientate boutique guesthouse in Phuket. And their friendly and helpful staff will work hard to make sure you enjoy your stay with them.

Connect Guesthouse

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This popular gay bar & restaurant belongs to Connect Guesthouse, located in the center of the Paradise Complex. In addition, Connect also offers a weekly ‘Gay Day Tour’ that takes you to a remote, beautiful island of Phang Nga Bay. At the same time, everything included in the price, so just bring your flip-flops, towels and sunscreen lotion. While the bar is open daily and offers special buffet nights on Thursdays and Sundays.

James Dean and friends

James Dean and Friends is one of the smaller gay bars in the Paradise Complex, offering a nice terrace for people watching, friendly staff and strong drinks all in a relaxed atmosphere.

Sundowners Guesthouse


Located in the heart of the Paradise Complex gay scene, Sundowners Bar enjoys some of the best views of the passing crowd and the coyote dancers at the nearby ZAG Club. In addition, this gay bar serves a large menu of drinks, cocktails, local/imported wine, champagne, bottled & draught beer, fruit shakes, soft drinks. While snacks can order from their restaurant. Moreover, there is a pool table and free WiFi.

Passport Pub

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Passport gay Pub located at the entrance to the Paradise Complex looking like something out of Indiana Jones and the temple of doom, with its overgrown vines, statues, and carved columns, a favorite with locals and tourist’s alike offering a good fun atmosphere and friendly service.