• Joey Amato

Celebrate Pride at these LGBTQ-Friendly Hotels

Pride season is around the corner. If you plan on traveling around the country, here are a few LGBTQ-friendly properties that will welcome you during your stay.



Daxton Hotel - Birmingham, Michigan

The Daxton Hotel’s flagship restaurant, Madam, will celebrate Pride on Saturday, June 5 with the addition of a signature prideful potion available to guests looking to imbibe for a difference in support of local LGBTQ+ organization, Ruth Ellis Center. For every purchase of The Pride of Madam cocktail, the Daxton Hotel will donate $5 to the organization in support of LGBTQ+ youth and young adults. Madam, features an enlightened New American menu in a lively, airy space serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch in its dining room and adjacent bar and lounge.


Fitler Club - Philadelphia

Travelers hoping to surround themselves with excitement in support of love and diversity this Pride Month should keep The Rooms at Fitler Club and Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection, top of mind. Minutes away from the 30th St. Station and the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods and shopping centers, Fitler Club is the first private lifestyle club of its kind, combining the city’s endless world-class entertainment, social, wellness and business offerings all under one roof. Offering everything from a lavish Drag Brunch to LGBTQ inspired activities for the little ones, below are some of the events taking place at the club next month to celebrate pride that are available to hotel guests.

Hewing Hotel - Minneapolis, Minnesota

Uniquely tied to the rich history of Minneapolis and reflective of the most progressive neighborhood in town, Hewing Hotel invites guests to kick-off Pride celebrations with a variety of events to celebrate all aspects of the LGBTQ+ community while showcasing an authentic local experience that is truly one of a kind.



Surety Hotel - Des Moines, Iowa

This year, Capital City Pride in Des Moines, IA will be expanding its Pride Fest Weekend Celebration to “30 Days of Pride” in June. Prideful party goers looking to enhance their Pride-cation can flock to the city's newest award-winning retreat, the Surety Hotel. Located in the heart of downtown Des Moines, Surety is a central base for guests looking to access Pride celebrations across town. Be sure to check out the Surety event calendar to see what is happening all month long.



Hotel Haya, Ybor City, FL

While Tampa kicked off Pride this past weekend with a lively parade, the fun doesn’t stop there! Now through the end of June, Hotel Haya’s onsite restaurant, Flor Fina, is offering the “Out and Proud” cocktail made of Skyy Vodka, blackberry, watermelon, lemon, orange blossom water, hibiscus flower. The hotel is proud to donate $2 from every cocktail to Tampa Pride. Hotel Haya also partnered with local florist, Flower Child Florist, to create a beautiful rainbow floral installation in the hotel lobby.


Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa - Atlantic City

Celebrate Pride this year at Atlantic City’s finest, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa announces their new Out at Borgata package just in time for a month-long celebration of the LGBTQ+ community. In celebration of Pride Month this June, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, an MGM Resorts International luxury destination, has released a brand new “Out at Borgata'' Pride Hotel Package.


Photos Credits: Jason Thomas Crocker, Hewing Hotel, Daxton Hotel, William Zbaren