Are you looking for the best gay & lgbt clubs in Bordeaux?
Well you’re in the right place!
So on this page, you’ll find the official shortlist of the best gay & lgbt clubs in Bordeaux. (More in-depth further below)
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Want to go out dancing or have a drink surrounded by the LGBT community then at Bordeaux there are many gay bars and nightclubs where you can have a good night out. Bordeaux is a port city in southwestern France, famous for its wine, beautiful architecture, great art museums and fast growing gay scene. There are friendly bars for gays, lesbians and friends with games and themed nights. The gay scene in Bordeaux comes alive at night, with many gay and gay friendly clubs downtown. Lesbian and Gay Pride Bordeaux takes place each June, and Cinemarges, the LGBT film festival, has screening throughout the year. Bordeaux being a busy student city it is, enjoys an active gay and lesbian scene and thousands gather each year in June to celebrate the city’s Gay Pride in March – an annual event since 1996. Attitudes towards homosexuality tend to be more conservative in the wine-producing villages and countryside essentially. As is the case in almost every French city, Bordeaux’s lesbian scene is less public than its gay male counterpart and is centered mainly on women’s cafes and bars.
1. L’Eclypse Bordeaux
Located in the heart of Bordeaux, L’Eclypse is one of the most famous establishments in town, and it will make your nights more than unforgettable! Strategically located 10 minutes from downtown L’Eclypse is known for its crazy atmosphere that lasts throughout the whole night. Few hundred meters from the Pont Saint-Jean, you can spot L’Eclypse famous sign sparkling in the beauty of the night. The discotheque was taken over three years ago, and since than it became a concept place that combines club, karaoke and retro dance activities. Interior of this nightclub is nicely decorated and feels very cozy and intimate, it is a perfect place to spend quality time with your friends while enjoying couple of drinks at their large bar.
Since the city is on the small side, all the places to go out are in concentrated, walkable areas.. This means if you find one club overcrowded you will in a flash of a minute be in the next Latin club.