New York gay accommodation
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Greenwich Village and specifically Christopher Street marks the historic epicentre of the gay community in New York. This was the place of the infamous gay Stonewall Riots of 1969 and on the intersectionof Seventh Avenue and Christopher Street there is a small park, which commemorates the event. Nearby are a number of well-known gay establishments:the Duplex Piano Bar & Cabaret - a relaxed, unpretentious New York gay bar with drag queens and friendly staff, and The Stonewall Inn- the historic gay bar where the gay rights movement began.
Nowadays gay life is dotted all around the city of New York and is not only located in Manhattan. Chelsea in Lower Manhattan offers a wide selection of trendy bars, clubs and restaurants which are concentrated around Eighth Avenue; the Lower East Side and East Village has the reputation of being bohemian and has a plethora of trendy gay bars. Hell’s Kitchen is situated on the west side of Midtown Manhattan, it has a gritty, chic, character that has become popular with the gay community, aspiring professionals and jobbing actors wanting to be near to the action or close to Broadway. More recently Brooklyn has emerged as a new up and coming gay scene with the Williamsburg being at the centre. The Metropolitan was Williamsburg's first gay bar, and it's now a staple for New York City's gay community boasting two floors and an enormous backyard and the R Bar, which gets raucous on Tuesday and Sunday nights, is another popular haunt.
New York City Gay Pride is a pretty mind-blowing experience, with a huge parade which snakes down 5th Avenue, before turning off into the Village and filtering through the smaller, quieter streets. The biggest event of the Gay Pride calendar is undoubtedly the Dance on the Pier, a spectacular outdoor dance event. For New York Gay Pride find your perfect LGBTQ private accommodation, shared-rental, gay guesthouse room, B&B or short-let apartment in New York. Unlike a stay in an expensive hotel we offer our customers a unique experience by connecting them with local people living and working in New York. Furthermore, if you have a spare room in your home, an apartment or gay guest house in New York you can add your accommodation and earn some extra cash.