From: Friday, Jun 25th, 2021
To: Sunday, Jul 4th, 2021
Madrid Gay Pride 2021 Europe’s Biggest Pride & possibly its hottest!
Madrid Pride, also know as Orgullo Gay Madrid, is the biggest gay pride in Spain and one of the biggest in Europe, attracting more than 2 million people over the five days of pride. It all starts with a huge party in Chueca district, complete with a large stage with international acts and DJs. This area of town will play host to many of the parties throughout the event.
The celebrations kick off on 27th June with an opening address in Plaza de Chueca. From that moment, squares across the neighbourhood will be packed with cultural events, concerts, performances and music to suit all tastes. Calle Pelayo is where the legendary high-heels race is held, with men of all ages trying to outrun each other wearing a pair of elegant shoes. Plaza del Rey is hosting the Muestra T Festival, a showcase for young musical talent, together with jazz sessions and the emblematic Flamenco Pride night on the Friday night.
Plaza de Callao will be the scene of today’s best music, with international DJs and guest appearances by pop artists. The Grand Gala Final of Mr Gay Spain. The biggest party is set to take place on parade day in Plaza de Colón.
The main Gay Pride parade the highlight of Madrid gay pride. The centre of Madrid literally comes to a standstill as a million people line the streets to watch the parade. All of the clubs and bars have their own parties and special nights.
Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action
Gay Map of Madrid
Most of the gay bars in Madrid are located in Chueca, the city’s gay village and epicentre of all Spanish gay life. Hotels here fill up fast, so book well in advance, especially for key events.
Recommended Apartments in Madrid
This is a charming place in a FANTASTIC location, Located a few minutes walk north of the Gran Via. This is perfect for a stay in Madrid. There is plenty of room to spread out & a kitchen if you wish to cook. Highly recommend.
An excellent apartment only 400 meters from Gran Vía, you can walk to all the tourist attractions of the city, Plaza Mayor, Plaza del Sol, Museums, Monuments, shops and historic center of Madrid.
Bright apartment in the center of Madrid, in the most cosmopolitan neighborhood of the capital, Chueca. Recently renovated with an avant-garde design and attention to detail. Its esthetic makes it a unique home
Heart of Gran Vía
Apartment located in the heart of Gran Vía. Five minutes walk from Puerta del Sol and next to the Gran Vía and Callao metro. The apartment is located on the third floor – without elevator – of a 19th century building
Video Of Madrid Pride
WorldPride 2017 Madrid
Recommended Hotels in Madrid
If you can, try and get a hotel as close to Chueca as possible, right near all of the gay bars and clubs. Madrid has some stunning designer hotels especially along Gran Via.
Gran Hotel Inglés
Style & Service, 5 Star
Located in the Barrio de las Letras, Gran Hotel Inglés is set on a 19th century building, All rooms feature a stylish décor remembering its original art-decó style
NH Collection 4 Star
The stylish rooms and suites in the hotel are fitted with a coffee machine. The rooftop terrace includes a lounge area with views of the Gran Via and an interior bar cafeteria for your comfort.
Hotel De Las Letras
Great Design, 4 Star
The hotel has a literary theme, & includes a library. Rooms have high ceilings, large windows & a seating area. They are individually decorated with quotes by famous writers & poets.
Room Mate Oscar
In Checa! 3 Star
Right in the heart of the gay area of Chueca, featuring chic décor with bright colors throughout. Each of its air conditioned rooms is spacious and comfortable. All have a minibar