Belgium, and thus Antwerp, is a very LGBTQ+ friendly destination and you’ll have a hard time finding hotels and hostels that are not welcoming for LGBTQ.
Antwerp also hosts a Pride event each August and this pride parade is a super popular event in this beautiful city.
Whether you’re visiting Antwerp for Pride or any other day of the year, finding decent LGBTQ+, lesbian, or gay hotels in Antwerp is always a pleasure.
That’s why we’re listing the best and most accessible lodging on this page. Expect to find LGBT-friendly hotels, but also lesbian and gay hostels!
Let’s get to it!
Lesbian and gay hotels in Antwerp
The LGBTQ-friendly hotels in Antwerp offer a luxurious lodging experience.
As you will discover once you arrive, Antwerp is an LGBT-friendly destination and most people will be super accepting and open-minded, in hotels or anywhere in town.
Radisson Blu Astrid
Radisson is a well-known hotel chain with hotels all over the world. They’re an LGBTQ+ friendly organisation and you can’t ever go wrong selecting on of their hotels.
With the Radisson hotels, you can expect an excellent service, a friendly welcome, and clean, spacious rooms.
Radisson BLU Astris is located near the Central Station of Antwerp. This location is central and within walking distance to all the main highlights and attractions.
- Spa and wellness center (with massage center)
- Fitness area
- On site bar
- Indoor pool
180 – 260€ per room for 2 travelers
240 – 360€ per suite or apartment
Radisson BLU Astrid is a partner of the Antwerp Pride and the hotel is actively LGBTQ+ friendly.
In the vicinity of this hotel, you can find a few gay bars. But Antwerp also has a few other lesbian and gay bars, which are located in a different neighbourhood.
The Soul Antwerp
The Soul Antwerp hotel is a stylishly decorated and cozy hotel in the city center.
This hotel offers a warm and welcoming place with an excellent location near all the main attractions in the city.
In this accommodation, you can rent fully equipped, private studio’s. There’s a selection of 8 different studios with different prices and decorations.
Antwerp Zuid is a hip and trendy neighbourhood with tons of cool bars and restaurants.
- On-site bar
- Restaurant on-site
- Awesome breakfast included
80 – 180€ per studio for 2 travelers
This hotel occasionally offers massive discounts!
Modern and stylish boutique hotel
The Soul Antwerp isn’t an exclusively lesbian or gay hotel, but the lodging is actively engaging with the LGBTQ community. LGBT travelers love this hotel because of its vicinity to a lot of interesting bars and nightlife opportunities.
The Soul Antwerp is a partner of the Antwerp Pride Organisation.
Unfortunately, we don’t have any images for this property, but don’t hesitate to click the link to see the hotel!
Lesbian and gay hostels in Antwerp
Hostels offer a more budget-friendly solution to hotels. But that doesn’t mean that they’re less clean, cozy, or comfortable!
We especially love staying in hostels because it offers us a better chance to meet other travelers while staying within budget!
Antwerp City Hostel
The Antwerp City Hostel has an excellent location in the heart of the city.
This hostel only offers shared accommodation in dorm rooms, so you can’t get your own private room in this hostel.
Antwerp City hostel is a beautifully decorated place, set in a restored old building. Rooms are relatively simple, but clean and spacious.
Especially the location and friendly atmosphere is a massive plus for this accommodation! Some rooms have an excellent view over the Market Square and cathedral right in front of the hostel.
Antwerp City hostel is centrally located near the Grote Markt or Main Square.
From this hostel, you can walk to almost anywhere in town.
- Continental breakfast included
- Kitchen for guest use
15 – 25€ for a dorm bed
Modern hostel in a restored historic building
Antwerp City Hostel is not an exclusively lesbian nor gay hostel, but the place is explicitly LGBTQ+ friendly and the owners embrace diversity.
You can rest assured that you will find a warm and welcoming place here!
Conclusion - lesbian and gay hotels in Antwerp
In general, Antwerp is an LGBTQ+ friendly destination and each hotel in the city will welcome you, without any discrimination based on your love life or preferences.
Expect to be treated with respect everywhere you go!
Still, we know that people search for LGBTQ+ friendly accommodation and gay friendly hotels in Antwerp. So in this list, we offer you a few options that are actively LGBT-friendly.
The hotels and hostels in this list have expressed their support towards the community and they collaborate with organisations and events for the LGBTQ community in Antwerp.