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An Upscale LGBT Hotel in New York

Explore NYC at Our TAG Approved Hotel

Through its years, New York has played host to a number of key events in LGBT history. From the Stonewall Riots of 1969 to the introduction of the Marriage Equality Act, New York City has always sat at the forefront of pride and progress. The city's thriving LGBT community maintains a number of bars, events, celebrations, and gay clubs in New York. With the entire city as your playground, you can be sure to expect a memorable vacation.

Hotel Wales prides itself as one of the best gay-friendly hotels New York has to offer. Along with amazing accommodations and delectable dining, guests can enjoy a stunning neighborhood near a number of events, gay clubs, and gay bars in New York. As one of the top hotels near NYC Pride Week events, we're at the heart of one of the world's most extraordinary celebrations. Read our travel guide to the best LGBT attractions in the city, and discover your next adventure.

Pride 2019

Guests of Hotel Wales will delight in the annual celebration of equality at 2019 Pride Week in New York City.  On the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the 2019 NYC Pride celebration will be larger than life with the addition of the WorldPride opening and closing ceremonies. From concerts and rooftop parties to the big March, there is so much to do during Pride month. 


Our gay-friendly hotel in New York offers premier access to a number of establishments to enjoy on your nights out. Find our favorites below:

Place Name Address Phone Distance Show on map
Ethyl's 1629 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028 (212) 300-4132 0.78

A lively 1970's-themed bar with live music, go-go dancers and more.

Iggy's New York 1452 2nd Ave New York, NY 10021 (212) 327-3043 1.25

This "hole-in-the-wall" with karaoke might just be your next favorite bar on the Upper East Side.

Industry Bar 355 W 52nd Street New York, NY 10019 (646) 476-2747 2.57

A sprawling space with a long concrete bar and a sizeable dance floor, this Midtown establishment hosts a bustling, hip crowd every weekend. Head over to Hell’s Kitchen for an exciting night.

The Stonewall Inn 53 Christopher Street New York, NY 10014 (212) 488-2705 4.6

The site of the 1969 Stonewall Riots, this longstanding temple of LGBT history is a standard stop on any bar-hopping evening in the West Village. Music and libations fill both floors, while you can enjoy a number of events throughout the week, from drag shows to bingo.

The Toolbox 1742 2nd Avenue New York, NY 10128 (212) 348-1288 0.47

Located around the corner from the hotel, The Toolbox is the premier gay club in the Upper East Side. This historic watering hole offers a charming dive atmosphere with billiards, music, and a calendar of events.

Hotel Wales
1295 Madison Avenue (between 92nd & 93rd), NY, 10128, USA
Phone: (212) 876-6000