Important note: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some places might be closed or opening hours may have changed. Please check the websites of the respective venues for the latest information or contact directly them.
Considering that Rome is not exactly Berlin (and given the vigil eye of the Cathilic Church and the Vatican…), with a bit of patience and luck it is possible to find even in Rome “caput mundi” somebody hot and sharing our fetish interests. Please bear in mind that all cruising bars in Rome are actually CLUBS, so they will ask for a member card, and can charge for releasing one. Most bars require a national membership card (ARCO CARD) that is required elsewhere in Italy! Annual and monthly membership cards are usually available at bars. Please take with you a valid ID (passport, national ID card…). Here’s where to look for hot action in Rome:
It holds a record: the first bar organising special leather nights with dress-code, together with the LCR and where our club currently organizes the largest number of events. Two floors , two bars , big smoking area.
Address: Via Pontremoli 36, 00182 Roma (“San Giovanni” Metro C Stop)
Email: [email protected] – Web: www.skylineclub.it
Phone: +39 067009431
Close to the “Termini” Railway station, it’s the meeting point for the bear community
Address: Piazza Manfredo Fanti 40 , 00182 Roma
Phone: +39 06 6487 1292
Well known in Rome for its friday night orgy-parties, where often it is required to be hooded…. Very cruising, very naked
Address: Largo Itri 23, 00177 Roma
Email: [email protected] – Web: www.ildiavolodentro.com
Phone: +39 3471538573
K men club
First crusing bar/club in Rome, certainly not the best place for chatting only…
Address: Via Amato Amati 6/8, 00176 Roma
Email: [email protected] – Web: www.kmenclub.com
Phone: +39 06 21701268 – +39 349 5876731 (whatsapp)
Small Cruising on two floor in the city center, open 7 days a week, naked / underwear parties
Address: Via dei quattro cantoni 5, 00184 Roma (“Cavour” Metro B Stop)
Email: [email protected] – Web: https://censuredclubroma.it/
Phone: +39 06 45682976
First “Open” Gay bar in Rome
Bistro-cafe and cocktail lounge. Its street terrace – from which you can see a part of the nearby Colosseum – is very popular and busy in the late evenings, especially on Friday and Saturday. Rather young and middle-aged crowd. Some events during the week.
During the day mixed clientele, mainly tourists. Some tables outside. Events
Address: Via di San Giovanni in Laterano 8 Roma 00184 (“Colosseo” Metro B Stop)
Phone: +39 06 700 9871, +39 351 955 7072
Close to “Coming Out” , very busy on weekends , some tables outside
Address: Via di San Giovanni in Laterano 12 Roma 00184 (“Colosseo” Metro B Stop)
Phone: +39 06 581 2766
Cocktail bar in the Trastevere district, very quiet.
Address: Vicolo di Santa Margherita, 1, 00153 Roma RM
Phone: : +39 06 581 2766
Gay friendly bar in the Trastevere district. GLBT events.
Address: Via del Politeama 13, Roma
Phone: : +39 347 389 1974 (mobile)
In Rome there are thousands of Hotel, B&B, Apartments, etc: it’s not difficult to find the best accomodation for you.
Below we suggest you some hotesl e B&B gay owned or gay friendly.
Furthermore, we suggest also some hotels which are near the location of Leather Club Roma events.
P.S. Let us know how was you stay in Rome, so we can improve this page!
Second Floor is a “deluxe” B&B for gay and lesbian people.
Its in Via di San Giovanni in Laterano, in the (small) Rome gay street romana and really close to colosseso.
Single rooms cost from 90€ to 100€, and double rooms cost from 110€ to 120€. On the website you can find reduced rate for long stay (3 days or more).
Address: Via di San Giovanni in Laterano 10, Roma
Website: www.2floorgay.it Email: [email protected]
Phone: + 39 06 9604 9256
Domus Valeria is a small Bed & Breakfast for gay and lesbian people.
It’s lcated in the center of Rome, in Via del Babuino, close to Piazza Navona (300 mt) and to Piazza del Popolo (500 mt).
Because of its central position, it’s not exactly cheap, but not even expensive: a single rooms costs from 50 € to 70 €, and the double room from 110 € to 130 € (look on the website for discounts and offers).
Domus Valeriais member of IGLTA (International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association).
Address: Via del Babuino 96, Roma
Phone: +39 339 232 6540
B&B Testaccio is a gay-owned B& both for gay/lesbian people and straight people. It’s located in the heart of Testaccio discrtict: , where you can find lot of place where drink & eat and a bright nighlife.
It’s located in Piazza di Santa Maria Liberatrice, 20 minutes walk from. Colosseun and 15 minutes from Circo Massimo.
Single rooms cost from 100 to 110€, double rooms from 120 to 130€, triple rooms from 150 to 170€ and 4 beds rooms from 170 to 190€.
Address: Piazza di Santa Maria Liberatrice 4, Roma
Phone +39 331 199 7321
SOFITEL Villa Borghese *****
SOFITEL Villa Borghese is member of IGLTA (International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association).It’s a luxury five stars hotel in the heart of Rome, close to Villa Borghese.
It’s Located in Via Lomabrdia, few minutes walk from Villa Borghese, Piazza di Spagna and Via Veneto.
As a luxury hotel, it’s not cheap: rooms cost 200€ (or more)!! tte!
Address: Via Lombardia 47,, Roma
ATENEO Garden Palace ****
Ateneo Garden Palace is a 4 stars hotel; in the past years it hosted some leathermen during Leather Club Roma European events (BikeRun 2007, AGM 2009): they will not be surprised to see men in full leather!
It’s located in Via dei Salentini, into the District of i San Lorenzo (this is a very easy and younr quarter), about 10 minutes walk from Termini Centra Stationi.
Single rooms costs about 100€ (or more) ; 4beds rooms could cost 200 € or more.
Address: Via dei Salentini 1/3, Roma
Hotel LAURENTIA ***
The 3 stars Hotel Laurentia -as Ateneo Garden Palace and Hotel Felice- was one of the hotels Leather Club Rome used for European Leather Events (AGM 2009, BikeRun 2007) they are quite used to see leathermen among their guests!
It’s located in Largo degli Osci, into the young San Lorenzo District, about 10 minutes walk from Termini Central Stations..
Rooms cost from about 100€ (single room) to about 160€ (4 beds room).
Address: Largo degli Osci 63, Roma
Hotel FELICE **
‘Hotel Felice (2 stars) was one of the suggested location for European events of Leather Club Roma: they will be not surprised to see a leatherman!
It’s located in the San Lorenzo district, few minuts walk form Termini Central Station .
Single rooms costs about 60€, double cost about 70€ and 4 beds cost about 100€.
Address: Via Tiburtina 30, Roma