Gay Oaxaca Oaxaca City City Guide City Guides > Mexico > Gay Oaxaca Oaxaca City Casey SiemaskoOaxaca City has long drawn artists and creative minds to her bright, cobbled streets, and just one visit to the enchanting colonial city is all it takes to see why. Located in South-western Mexico, Oaxaca oozes with old-world charm, pre-Colombian ruins, and fascinating indigenous traditions. What’s more, Oaxaca is considered to be the culinary capital of Mexico, characterised by flavours like sweet and spicy chocolate, decadent moles, and smooth (but potent) mezcal. Wondering what to do in Oaxaca? The city is safe and best explored at leisure on foot, with ample time for stops at quaint coffee shops and mezcal bars along the way. The most magical hours are early morning when most locals have yet to arise, and after dusk when the Zocalo (Central Plaza) comes alive with lights, sounds and colours. For your definitive Oaxaca gay guide, you’ve come to the right place. Feel like getting away? Take a trip planned just for you, and let us do all the work. Discover Trip Design Hotels Things to do Things to see Food & Drink Shopping Nightlife Trip Design The best hotels in OaxacaLet’s start this gay Oaxaca travel guide with a roundup of the best hotels in Oaxaca. Once a crumbling building, today Hotel Azul is one of Oaxaca’s premier contemporary boutique hotels. Designed in collaboration with several renowned Mexican artists, no detail has been left unaccounted for. With a sweeping central courtyard, rooftop bar and terrace, contemporary art gallery featuring local Oaxacan artists, and an authentic Mexican restaurant, Hotel Azul serves as the perfect base from which to explore enchanting downtown Oaxaca.An 18th-century pre-Colombian building converted into a romantic, seven-room hotel, Casa Oaxaca is perfectly located in the heart of Oaxaca while still feeling worlds away from outside civilisation. Amenities include an elegant pool, large patio, and on-site spa. Don’t miss the restaurant’s unique cooking workshops with Chef Alejandro Ruiz.A stay at this quaint bed and breakfast feels just like you’re visiting long-time friends. Just one block from the Zocolo, Casa de Las Bugambilias has simple but lovely renovated rooms, a two-course gourmet breakfast, and a warm, welcoming ambience. The well-stocked library and rooftop terrace are nice additional touches. Hotel AzuliRecommended hotels in Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City Casa Oaxaca Casa Oaxaca is a Colonial manor converted into a boutique hotel, 5 minutes’ walk from the centre of Oaxaca. It features an outdoor swimming pool and a terrace with panoramic views. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City Hotel Azul This boutique hotel is located in central Oaxaca, just 300 m from Santo Domingo Church. Designed by well-known local artists, the stylish rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen cable TV. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City Casa de las Bugambilias B&B Casa de las Bugambilias B&B is centrally located in Oaxaca. The bed and Breakfast is decorated with contemporary art, local folk art and antiques. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City City Centro Oaxaca Set 3.2 km from Downtown Oaxaca de Juarez, City Centro Oaxaca offers a fitness centre, a 24-hour front desk and a business centre. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City XTILU Hotel The adults only XTILU Hotel boasts a colourful, Mexican style. The city’s popular Mercado Benito Juarez market is a stone’s throw away. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City Casa Antonieta Featuring a sun terrace and a modern aesthetic, this property is set a short distance from Oaxaca Cathedral, Santo Domingo Temple and the nearby flea market. Book on Booking.com Hotels - Gay Oaxaca - Oaxaca City El Callejón Hotel Boutique Located in the historic centre of Oaxaca El Callejón Hotel Boutique provides stylish rooms with a host of facilities including a terrace. Book on Booking.com Explore more hotels like this in Oaxaca View on Booking.comPowered by Booking.comThank you for reading Mr Hudson.Subscribe to City Guides or log in to continue reading. Subscribe now Log inSpecial SelectionExclusive Mr Hudson offersOut now from gestaltenMr Hudson Explores Browse the Book Explore more From Sydney to Cairns - enjoy the Great Barrier Reef divingWhile the capital’s surf-ready beaches are no joke, it’s Cairns that holds the most notable of Australia’s natural attractions; the famed Great Barrier Reef. Whatever the pace, your Sydney to Cairns Great Barrier Reef trip is set to be a joy. 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