Gay Laguna Beach

Just one hour south of Los Angeles lies fabulous, gay Laguna Beach, a quaint, artistic village nestled in the heart of Orange County. This seaside village is filled with sun-soaked beaches and hidden coves, perfect for any activity. Majestic canyons welcome you to miles of spectacular ocean views, chic restaurants, unique shops, and a variety of one-of-a-kind art galleries and shops. California’s oldest art enclave features world-renowned artists as well up and coming stars. Check into your own special hideaway from 5-star spa resorts to charming bed & breakfasts that dot the coastline. Fall asleep to the sound of the surf. Enjoy the acclaimed Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Art Museum and world-famous festivals throughout the year. Dance on the waves, golf in the canyon, kayak among the dolphins, and delight in all that gay Laguna Beach has to offer. It’s simple, spectacular, and a true diamond in the rough for any gay traveler. Laguna Beach values its gay travelers.


Aliso Viejo
Located about 10 minutes from Laguna Niguel, Aliso Viejo is a city of roughly 40 thousand residents in Orange County.  This is a great location if you’re looking for some rest and relaxation.  From playing golf, to hiking Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, there’s no shortage of things to do. 
From Italian and Mexican, to Japanese and Thai, there are also a lot of great dining options in town.  Opah is considered one of the best seafood restaurants in the area and a must-try for anyone passing through.
There is no defined gay scene in Aliso Viejo, but there are a number of gay-friendly restaurants and hotels, including Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo. 

The Gay Scene in Laguna Beach

Since the closure of the popular Boom Boom Room, which anchored the Laguna Beach gay scene for many years, this arty, liberal seaside town in Orange County has become a bit lower-profile as a gay vacation spot.

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Restaurants in Laguna Beach

Whether you are looking for fine dining or a quick bite to eat, Laguna Beach has plenty of gay-friendly restaurants to choose from.

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