The Netherlands demonstrates its tolerant and progressive character when it comes down to homosexuality. In , the Netherlands was the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriages. Until this day, a vast majority of Dutch society supports tolerance and equal rights for homosexuals. The gay scene in Amsterdam is one of the largest in Europe and boasts well over gay and lesbian bars, clubs, saunas, shops, and hotels.
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Founded in , the hotel is located in two of the city's characteristic monumental buildings that date from Since being taken over by the Quentin hotel group, the Golden Bear is more suited to backpackers and budget tourists, but is still welcoming to the LGBT community. Get off at Keizersgracht and walk along the tram tracks for a short distance. The Quentin Golden Bear Hotel is just past Dolphin's on the right hand side, easily visible by the rainbow flag suspended outside. Use the form below to book this hotel or search for available rooms and best price:.
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Maximum period that can be booked is 30 days. Please enter alternative dates. Portuguese Synagogue and Artis are located at 1 km and 1. The centre of Amsterdam is 1 km from the venue.
Amsterdam is known for its tolerance and open-mindedness, so it should be no surprise that it has a thriving gay scene. Instead of one lonely alley where the clubs and bars are huddled together, Amsterdam has many recognized gay districts that are alongside or even directly within the other entertainment districts. The main gay districts Warmoestraat — This long pedestrian-only street runs parallel to Damrak through an edge of the Red Light District. There are many coffeeshops and straight bars along this party street, and a few leather bars, a disco, and several saunas mixed right in.