Shanghai Gay Saunas

Studio 2006
2006 Huaihai Middle Road, Changning District
86 21 5230 6916
Weekday opening times: 14:00 - 24:00
Weekend opening times: 12:00 - 02:00

Shanghai’s premier gay sauna and gym.  Studio 2006 features a sauna, steam room, dark room and semi-private stalls.  There is a bar/café that serves drinks.   Attracts both locals and tourists.
Studio 2006 is most popular with Asians who prefer other Asians.  Tends to be busier at the weekends.  Nearest metro station - Jiaotong University.
Features: bar, cafe, steam room, sauna, relaxing cabins, dark room, gym (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 蒸汽房, 桑拿, 放松舱, 暗室, 健身房)

Ding Lin Men’s Club
775 Yanchang Middle Road, Zhabei District 闸北区延长中路775号
86 21 6152 6543
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

The largest gay sauna in Shanghai, Ding Lin Men’s Club 鼎臨 is a private members club so you will be required to complete a short membership form on arrival.  Features include a sauna, steam room, lounge and café.  Private relaxation cabins are available at extra charge.
Masseurs are available for massages.  Attracts a mixed crowd 0f both locals and tourists of all ages.  Open 24 hours a day.  Particularly busy at the weekends.
Features: bar, karaoke, steam room, massage, sauna (酒吧, 卡拉OK, 蒸汽房, 按摩, 桑拿)

Lian Bang
228 Zhizaoju Road
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

Open 24 hours.  This gay sauna is located on the right hand side of the entrance to the Lian Bang Hotel.  There is another sauna on the left (closer to the entrance) that is straight.
Facilities include a sauna, steam room and private relaxation cabins.  Attracts wide range of locals and foreigners and plenty of commercial guys.
Features: steam room, massage, sauna, relaxing cabins, dark room (蒸汽房, 按摩, 桑拿, 放松舱, 暗室)

Huli (Mutual Benefit)
415 Baotong Road

Local ay sauna and massage spa.  Facilities include a steam room and dark room.  Massage therapists available providing ‘body to body’ massages and body scrubs.
Located in the north of the city.  Nearest metro station – Dongbaoxing Road on Line 3.
Features: steam room, massage, dark room (蒸汽房, 按摩, 暗室)

Shanghai Male Massage Spas

Shanghai Door Health Club / Suny Massage Club
692B Han Kou Road, Near Guang Xi Road
86 150 2692 6941
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

Exclusively male spa providing a range of ‘man for man’ massage services.   Previously known as ‘Superman Health Club’, then Shanghai Door Club, and now apparent, Suny Massage Club! The newly relocated club features 20 air-conditioned VIP treatment rooms, many with private showers.  Located near exit 14 of Peoples Square metro station.
Open 24 hours a day.  Out-call services available.
Features: massage, spa (按摩, 温泉)

Dreamboy Spa
96 Jin'an East Road (near Jing Xiu Road), Pudong 中国上海浦东新区锦安东路96号
86 136 1160 8771 (booking)
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

Gay massage spa featuring 12 treatment rooms (over 500 m2).  Services at Dreamboy 香楠SPA养身馆include full-body oil massage, Chinese medicinal massage, Thai massage and foot reflexology.  Out-call service is also available 24 hours.
Features: massage (按摩)

Gay Sky Massage
89 Anshun Road, Changning District 中国上海市长宁区安顺路 89号
86 180 1917 7815
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

24-hour, out-call male massage providing services many cities in China.  Gay Sky offers a range of services including foot massage, four-hand massage, hydraulic massage, full-body Thai style massage, by young and professionally trained masseurs
Check Gay Sky’s website for photos and stats of each masseur and to make an appointment. Membership registration is available online
Features: massage (按摩)

Hero Man Spa
11 Meiling Branch Road, Putuo 上海普陀区梅岭支路11号
86 150 2106 5707
Weekday opening times: 24 hours
Weekend opening times: 24 hours

Located in downtown of Putuo District, Hero Man Spa 域男子SPA养身馆 (opened in 2006) has around 800 m2 of space offering 18 treatment rooms, VIP rooms, showers, spa facilities with water beds and wood jacuzzis.
The spa’s handsome staff offer a range of professional services such as aromatherapy, health-focused massages, oil massages, body-to-body and other spa treatments.  24-hour out-call available.


Neil Massage
891 Fahuazhen Road (near Yan'An West Road), Changning District
86 137 8892 0568
Weekday opening times: 10:00 - 02:00
Weekend opening times: 10:00 - 02:00

Exclusively male massage in Shanghai offering professional massage services by health-certified masseurs.  24-hour out-call services available.
(Neil’s website is not working, as at Feb 20, 2014)
Features: massage (按摩)