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San Francisco Gay Sauna & Cruising Bar Guide - misterb&b
The city is by far the most creative city in the country when it comes to cruising and alternative fetish communities. Because so much cruising happens elsewhere, gay saunas in San Francisco are few and far between, though a handful of sex clubs and devious bars offer the same end result, without the steam. Bars like The Eagle and Powerhouse provide sexualized environments and dark spaces that are ripe for cruising. Saunas and sex clubs. Inside a city of cruising possibilities Eros is the lone bathhouse. The venue does not have private rooms or hot tubs but does offer non-sexual massages. Like all bathhouses, Eros is busiest when the bars close and the workday is over.
Largely banished since the outbreak of the AIDS epidemic in the s, gay bathhouses could return to San Francisco under new legislation introduced to the Board of Supervisors. District 8 Supervisor Rafael Mandelman, who represents the Castro neighborhood, introduced an ordinance Tuesday calling for the Department of Public Health to amend city standards established in the s for adult sex venues that effectively shut down gay bathhouses. Mandelman said bathhouses were once the focal point of the gay community and health care advancements to help prevent the transmission of HIV has made the standards outdated. The court order remained in place, and in the Department of Public Health adopted minimum standards that included staff monitoring and prohibited sex clubs and venues from having doors that patrons could lock. Medical advancements in HIV prevention, like the availability of preemptive medication like PReP and antiretroviral therapy for people diagnosed with HIV, have led to a decline in new diagnoses.
A gay bathhouse , also known as a gay sauna or a gay steambath , is a commercial space for men to have sex with other men. In gay slang , a bathhouse may be called just "the baths", "the sauna" or "the tubs". In general, a gay bath is used for having sexual activity rather than only bathing. Not all men who visit a gay bathhouse are considered gay.