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Recommended gay friendly hotels in Denver

There are so many places to stay in Denver, Colorado, and at GayMapper, we want to make sure you get great value and a good experience, so check our recommendations below for Gay Friendly hotels. As an LGBTQ+ traveller, it's important to stay somewhere welcoming, with great value and maybe near to gay venues. Treat yourself to a luxury hotel or stay budget and spend what you save on partying! Please support GayMapper by checking out our hotel deals in Denver, Colorado as this helps us to keep the site updated with all this useful information!


2* Ember Hostel

Get ready to kick back and enjoy the swankiest retro hostel experience of a lifetime in this 9,000 sq foot mansion! Whether you're in the mood to party or sit by the fireplace with an espresso and good book, this is the hostel for you. Ember believes hosteling is a way of life and that staying in one doesn't mean you have to sacrifice luxury or style. That's why it has been carefully designed to bring you all the comforts of a boutique while maintaining the fun atmosphere of a social hostel. Ember has been carefully designed to bring you all the comforts of a boutique while maintaining the fun atmosphere of a social hostel. Our five-star bunks include pillow-top mattresses, plush king size pillows, and in-bed outlets/ lights/ storage/ privacy curtains. Once you're ready to meet other travelers, grab a beer and head to our gigantic 12 person jacuzzi and fire pit out back!

3* Hyatt Place Downtown

Hyatt Place Denver Downtown is a gay friendly, extended stay hotel that puts you in the heart of Denver. Enjoy spacious rooms and free Wi-Fi. Boasting an indoor pool and bar, Hyatt Place Denver Downtown is located in Denver, 300 m from Colorado Convention Center. The property is set 1.5 km from Pepsi Center and a 2-minute walk from United States Mint at Denver. Denver Art Museum is 500 m away. The rooms at the hotel come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a private bathroom with free toiletries and a bath or shower. All units at Hyatt Place Denver Downtown include air conditioning and a desk. A business centre and a fitness centre are at guests' disposal at the accommodation. When guests need guidance on where to visit, the reception will be happy to provide advice. Denver Performing Arts Complex is 600 m from Hyatt Place Denver Downtown. The nearest airport is Denver International Airport, 30 km from the hotel.

3* Sonder - The Essex

Situated in a great Denver location near the gay nightlife, with Molly Brown House and Colorado History Museum nearby, the gay friendly Sonder — The Essex features accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. All units here are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV, a living room with a sofa, a well-equipped kitchen with a dining area, and a private bathroom with bath or shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. A dishwasher, a microwave and fridge are also available, as well as a kettle and a coffee machine. Popular points of interest near the aparthotel include United States Mint at Denver, Denver Art Museum and Denver Performing Arts Complex. The nearest airport is Denver International Airport, 29 km from Sonder — The Essex.

4* Grand Hyatt Denver

Experience a grand stay in the heart of downtown Denver at this gay friendly hotel located near the 16th Street Mall, Denver Aquarium, Coors Field, and more. This hotel features a bar and a restaurant on site. An indoor pool is available for guest relaxation. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV, free WiFi and will provide you with a seating area with a work desk and coffee-making facilities. An en suite bathroom with a hairdryer and free toiletries is also provided at Denver Grand Hyatt. Courier Market Kitchen and Bar serves classic dishes reinvented in a historic newsroom-themed setting. Fireside Bar offers appetizers and drinks and a full Starbucks is also available on site. Guests can enjoy an outdoor jogging track and an outdoor tennis court at the rooftop Skycourt. Sports Authority Field at Mile High is 4.4 from the hotel. Colorado Convention Center is 10 minutes' walk from from Denver Grand Hyatt.

4* Kimpton Monaco Denver

One of the most loved of all downtown Denver hotels, the gay friendly Kimpton Hotel Monaco offers guests stylish rooms, a vibrant atmosphere and unrivaled service and amenities. Situated in the heart of Denver, this design hotel is 5 minutes' walk from the Colorado Convention Center. Featuring an on-site restaurant and full service spa, each room includes a 37-inch flat-screen TV. An iPod docking station and minibar are standard in rooms at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Denver. Plush bathrobes and luxurious amenities are included in the en suite bathrooms. Panzano Italian Restaurant and Bar serves authentic Italian cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy a cocktail or draft beer at the bar. Veda Salon and Spa provides in-room massages and features a sauna. A 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary evening wine reception are offered to all guests at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Denver. The Denver Art Museum is 5 minutes' drive from this hotel, while Sports Authority Field at Mile High, home of the Denver Broncos, is 10 minutes' drive away.

4* Renaissance Denver Downtown

Set atop the historic Colorado National Bank building, each air-conditioned room at this gay friendly Denver hotel includes a seating area with a work desk, a small refrigerator and coffee-making facilities. An en suite bathroom with a hairdryer is also provided. Offering a restaurant on site, this hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Colorado Convention Center. Free Wi-Fi access is available. All guest rooms are equipped with a flat-screen cable TV. Range serves American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Downtown Denver Renaissance Hotel. A fitness centre and a business centre are available. Coors Field is 15 minutes' walk from the hotel. 16th Street Mall is 270 m from Denver City Center Renaissance Hotel.

4* Sheraton Denver Downtown

The gay friendly downtown Sheraton Denver Hotel is adjacent to the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall, not far from the gay nightlife. The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, modern business center and 4 on-site restaurants. Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel features cable TV and in-room movies in every guest room. A work desk with ergonomic desk chair and WiFi are also available. Room service is offered during limited hours. Located in the Downtown Denver Sheraton's lobby, the business centre is equipped with computer work stations and relaxing sitting areas. The modern gym offers a variety of weight training and cardio vascular equipment. 15|FIFTY restaurant at the Denver Sheraton Downtown serves American cuisine for breakfast and dinner. Cocktails are available at the hotel's 16Mix bar. Colorado Convention Center is 600 m from Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel, while Pepsi Center is 1.8 km away. The nearest airport is Denver International Airport, 30 km from the property.

4* The Art Hotel Denver

Stay at The gay friendly ART Hotel Denver, Curio Collection by Hilton and enjoy its unique personality. Located in the arts district, the hotel bring Denver's spirit indoors with curated artwork throughout, and mountain and city views at every turn. See downtown from a new vantage at the rooftop bar and restaurant. Featuring free WiFi, The Art Hotel Denver offers pet-friendly accommodation, 1 km from Colorado Convention Center. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Private parking is available on site. Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and comes with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms feature a seating area to relax in after a busy day. You will find a coffee machine in the room. Rooms come with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer. FIRE restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner and offers a cocktail hour. You will find free shuttle service at the property, as well as a fitness centre. Pepsi Center is 2.3 km from the The Art Hotel Denver, Curio Collection by Hilton, while the Denver Art Museum is 5 minutes' walk from the property. Denver International Airport is 30 km away.

4* The Curtis Denver

Step out of ordinary downtown Denver hotels and into the Curtis, a DoubleTree Hilton Hotel. Situated in the heart of downtown Denver and steps away from the action of the city, this gay friendly boutique hotel features a fun and friendly atmosphere, complete with all the modern conveniences. The Curtis features a unique and whimsical atmosphere. Guests can enjoy state-of-the-art in-room technologies, such as iPod speaker systems, as well as an on-site store selling candy, retro toys and other eclectic items. Only minutes from The Curtis' front doors and guests will find a variety of area attractions. Entertainment options, gourmet restaurants, shopping districts and much more are all located within walking distance.

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Denver Gay Scene

Denver is vibrant throughout the day but it's especially lively after dark, especially in the RiNo, Cherry Creek, and Capitol Hill neighbourhoods. The nightlife scene here offers a variety of different bars and clubs that each have a unique selling point that means you'll want to experience them all. You can have a pint at a simple LGBTQ bar where you can meet the local gays, or dive headfirst into the party atmosphere at a more modern club. Whichever you choose, you are sure to be surrounded by diverse groups of people who will make your trip even more memorable.

Tours & Experiences in Denver

Make the most of your travels by pre-booking our popular tours and experiences.  There's a whole range of options, from cultural and historical to food, drink and nightlife.  Get under the skin of your destination, and book a tour or experience now.  

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