Rating Gay Friendly
Beaches Sunset Beach is probably the most popular beaches, but also try Pass-a-Grille.
Nightlife There are a number of bars and clubs in St Pete's - and Tampa is a short drive away.
Best For Those looking for gay-friendly Florida beach vacation that doesn't carry all the angst and trendiness of Ft Lauderdale or South Beach.
  • Gay life here is decidedly more casual here than in southwestern Florida. Bars tend to be less frenetic but perhaps more fun.
  • St Petersburg airport is served by charter airlines while Tampa airport caters primarily to regular scheduled carriers.
  • If you're looking a more active, trendy scene head to Ft Lauderdale instead.

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