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Bathhouses & Sex Clubs in New York with reviews, maps and photos in Chelsea,Queens and other neighborhoods. A gay bathhouse, also known as gay sauna or steambath, is a commercial space for men to have a sexual activity with men. In gay slang, this kind of place may be called just "the bath," "the sauna" or "the tub". In general, a gay bath is mainly used for having a sexual activity rather than only bathing. Not all men who visit a History · Layout and typical amenities · High-risk behavior · Legal issues.