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Sauna Portugal, the last gay sauna in Gran Canaria

Updated: Sep 2


Sauna Portugal is located in Las Palmas, two blocks from Las canteras beach. It's a big and confortable place with 2 nivels, a bar cafeteria, lockers room, finnish sauna, steam bath, showers, cabins, massage, dark rooms, glory holes and sling room. It remains today the last gay sauna in Gran Canaria.



In Gran Canaria, the tradition of saunas is not very established, and there have never been many establishments on the island. In Maspalomas, there have been up to three at the same time in previous years, notably at the Yumbo Centre (Sauna Heroes), the Cita Centre (Sauna Construction), the Sandia Centre (on the roof top) and at the Nilo Centre (Sauna Nilo), but they are now all closed. In Las Palmas, the Sauna Portugal is still here, and this is the last one in Gran Canaria.


Unlike gay saunas in many major cities around the world, saunas in Gran Canaria are not open at night and close relatively early in the evening, around 23h. However, they are open every day and start early in the afternoon, from 16h.

The Sauna Portugal is the only place of its kind in the city and the oldest sauna on the island. It has been open for many years now, and has always attracted many different kinds of local (and international) men. Gay, bi, and heterosexual men come here everyday to enjoy the facilities that this place offers.

If you're looking for a tipical Canarian ambiance, want to meet some local men and want to change from the dunes of Maspalomas, Sauna Portugal is the place to visit.


Located in Las Palmas, on Calle Portugal, it is a veritable institution in the island and capital's gay scene. Recently renovated and totally modernized, Sauna Portugal is a big and comfortable place with 2 levels and everything you're looking for in a sauna: a Finnish sauna, steam bath, showers, cabins, massage, dark rooms, glory holes, a bar-cafeteria, locker room and sling room.


Discover the gay scene of Las Palmas and meet Canarian guys in the island's capital ! Every Wednesday, enjoy the "Customer Day" with a special reduced price : only 11 €.

Even though the sauna has existed for many years, it's been renovated recently and you'll find a very nice and modern decoration in a cozy and well distributed 2 levels building. Go in and enjoy the steamy room and the Finnish sauna, or go for a beer or two at their bar. Sure, you'll find some nice company there. Ask at the reception desk for a massage for a feel-good afternoon and let yourself go with the flow...


Sauna Portugal > Open every day from 16h.

Regular price: 15 € / Under 24 years old: 8 €. Subscription 10 Tickets: 1 free entrance

Customer day every wednesday : 11 €

Towels, slippers, and cabins are included in the price.

Calle Portugal, 27 - Las Palmas

Tel. : (+34) 928 22 72 84

www.saunaportugal.com