Discover Madrid’s Top Recommended Gay Saunas
The Movida Madrileña was a artistic and social movement that arose during the 80s, as a reaction to the long period of strictness it was preceded by. Such a cultural explosion and the debauchery of those days have left us a remarkable legacy, including hundreds of pop songs which are still popular and the first movies directed by a young and transgressor Almodóvar.
It was also during that time when Chueca started to change, planting the seeds which will turn Chueca into a flourishing gay neighbourhood during the 90s and thereafter. Chueca became the centre of the Spanish capital’s gay life, one of the liveliest gay neighbourhoods around Europe, plenty of bars, nightclubs and gay saunas (of course). The number of saunas has gradually increased during the last years, so here you can find a selection of the main Gay Saunas in Madrid.
The years go by and one of the first Gay Saunas in Madrid –Sauna paraiso still keeps its popularity and appealing. It counts with two Jacuzzis and up to three dark rooms! And one of the best areas are underground: a large swimming pool and a dungeons which are the perfect match to bricks’ walls and faint lights. The place is superb, but the guys are even better. Young, middle age, muscled, tourists… A perfect mix which can be found very close to Chueca and that opens 24hrs.
Sauna Premium is one of the best Gay Saunas in Madrid for many locals. It is true that it is a smaller than other sauna in the city, but it has everything it needs: Jacuzzi, dark room, dry sauna… What makes it stand out of its competitors is a wide range of promotions and the periodical theme parties (naked, underwear…). As a result, the tickets’ prices are quite affordable, which makes Sauna Premium very popular among young guys.
Octopus is the largest bear Gay Sauna in Madrid. Having a dry sauna, or a wet one is a must, but they also count two dark rooms, a cinema, and even an area for fetish and bondage lovers, including a dungeon. It is the perfect place if you like Bear, chubby and mature men.
Sauna Puerta de Toledo
It must be the most discreet gay sauna in Madrid, as it is located in a very quiet pedestrian street. They have recently added a Jacuzzi (finally!), however, the best area of the sauna is the cinema room which includes a glory hole… It is very popular among middle age men; you can meet them young guys and mature men too though. For those who like a cosy (and clean!) atmosphere and a pleasant treatment, Puerta de Toledo will be your ideal option.
Sauna Lavapies is one of the smallest and cosiest gay Saunas in Madrid. It counts three stores, in which we can find dry and wet sauna, showers with colour therapy, dark room, massage’s service…). It also has theme days (naked, lights off…). It might not be the busiest gay sauna in Madrid, but many different type of men go there: mature, young.
If you go you are mature men, Sauna Príncipe is definitely your choice, with perfect facilities to enjoy the most passionate encounters!