Asia

The British Club Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

189 Suriwongse Road, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500

Contact details:
Tel: +66 2234 0247, email: info@britishclubbangkok.org, website: www.britishclubbangkok.org


Often described as “an oasis in the heart of Bangkok”, the British Club Bangkok is the social, sports & cultural centre for the English-speaking community in Bangkok.

The Club is centrally located between Silom and Suriwongse Roads in the heart of Bangkok’s business, shopping and entertainment district, and close to both public transport (Skytrain, Underground and BRT) and to the Second Stage Expressway.

The Club provides a relaxed and friendly atmosphere for a wide range of sporting and social activities for the whole family, while remaining a popular venue for a business lunch or convivial drink. The Club is also well-known for its high standard of catering for functions held both on and off the premises. Membership is open to all nationalities and there are currently over 1,000 Members from over 40 countries. The Club celebrated its centenary in 2003.

Europe

BrodyLand, Budapest, Hungary


Bródy Sándor utca 10., 1088 Budapest, Hungary

Contact details:
Tel: +36 70 774 9621, email: reception@brody.house, website: www.brody.land


This unique hospitality concept in Budapest comprises accommodation, bars, social and cultural events spaces across five individually conceived venues. The Brody community includes numerous creatives, Hollywood types, entrepreneurs and anyone trying to earn an honest crust in Budapest drawn to BrodyLand’s convivial and private environment.

Access to the Club: those members holding membership cards may use the facilities without pre-arrangement. However, the Club’s preferred method is for visitors to contacts the club by email or phone to arrange a suitable date.

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DO7 Eco Club House, Milan, Italy


Via dell’Orso, 7, 20121 Milano

Contact details:
Tel: +39 02 8709 6291, email: meet@d07.eco, website: www.do7.eco


DO7 is the new way of experiencing business, the city, and generating new synergies in a welcoming and elegant environment. Located in the centre of Milan, it is dedicated to professionals, businessmen, companies large and small looking for suitable reception facilities, or somewhere simply to touch base. At DO7 you will always find plenty of room to manage your meetings or enjoy the city.

DO7 is a facility which fully espouses a green philosophy. Eco Club House Milan is a zero-emissions facility with high interior air quality standards. The facility’s pride and joy is located on the sixth floor: an exquisite vegetable garden dedicated to the cultivation of high-quality KM0 products, including aromatic herbs, flowers, fruits and vegetables, used daily in our cuisine and mixology.

DO7 also promotes culture and music: breakfast is served to the notes of live harp music and in the evening the terrace provides the perfect setting for musical events, offering spectacular views of Milan.

Facilities include: meeting rooms, restaurant, bar, sky terrace, accommodation rooms, concierge, garage service.

North America

Embassy Club, Des Moines, Iowa, USA


Des Moines Embassy Club Downtown, 666 Grand Avenue, 34th Floor, Des Moines, Iowa 50309, 515-244-2582

Des Moines Embassy Club West, 520 Market Street, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266, 515-244-9378

Contact: Emily Biedenfeld
Tel: +1 515 245 3751, email: e.biedenfeld@embassyclub.com, website: www.embassyclub.com


The Des Moines Embassy Club is a product of the merger in 2002 of two legendary city clubs – the Des Moines Club and the Embassy Club –each with its own rich and colourful history.

For more than 100 years, the Des Moines Embassy Club has served as a personal sanctuary, social outlet and business network for generations of Iowans. Both our Downtown location at the top of Des Moines’ Ruan Center and our West location near West Glen in West Des Moines offer award-winning cuisine, food and wine events, private wine lockers, unparalleled service.

Dress code:
Downtown – Crystal Room: Business formal, jacket preferred. Lounge: Business Casual
West – Main Dining Room: Business casual. Bar & Patio: Casual

The Graduate Club, New Haven, Connecticut, USA


155 Elm Street, New Haven, CT 06511

Contact: Sandra Gervais
Tel: +1 203 624 3197, email: frontdesk@elmcityclub.com, website: www.graduateclub.com


The Graduate Club and the Quinnipiack Club were city traditions in New Haven dating back to the 1800s. The Graduate Club was the premiere social club and the Quinnipiack Club was a business networking club.

In 2012, the Graduate Club took over operations at the Quinnipiack Club building and the two Club’s membership’s combined into the new Elm City Club. We continue to operate both locations, which allows our growing membership two unique venues for dining, entertainment, banquets, meetings, athletic facilities and overnight accommodations.

The Princeton Club, New York, New York, USA


15 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036

Contact: John Matheus
Tel: + 1 212 596 1240, email: info@princetonclub.com, website: www.princetonclub.com


Standing nine stories tall in the heart of midtown Manhattan, the Princeton Club of New York is a second home to our vast community of dynamic, multinational members. Our membership includes recent graduates, 50-Year Members, and every class in between. All with varied professions and interests — enjoying and shaping the diverse programs we offer.

Smart casual attire is required throughout the Clubhouse. Members and their guests are asked to respect and uphold the standards of dignity and good taste in wardrobe selection.

For men: Smart casual includes collared shirts, dress shirts, button-downs, golf shirts, turtlenecks or sweaters, blazers or sport jackets, tailored trousers, denim jeans, and loafers or lace-up shoes with socks. Hats are not permitted in the Club.

For women: Smart casual includes shirts or blouses, turtlenecks, sweaters, skirts or tailored pants, dresses, denim jeans, and flats, pumps, boots or dress sandals.

University Club of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


380 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1R6

Contact: Jill Hutchinson
Tel: +1 416 597 1336, email: reception@uclubtoronto.com, website: www.universitycluboftoronto.com


Located on Toronto’s prestigious University Avenue, in the heart of the City, the Club is housed in a cherished heritage building that is a retreat for members to dine, socialise, pursue intellectual or artistic enlightenment via the Club’s many events or perhaps visit our boutique fitness centre.

The Club is warm and welcoming; collegial and engaging.  Since 1906 it has been a community of people of diverse backgrounds and interests respectful of traditions yet fully immersed in the contemporary world seeking comfort, familiarity, friendship amongst a body of members with shared interests.

Facilities include daily dining in our casual bar or elegant library dining rooms, access to a treasured wine cellar. A boutique fitness centre with cardio equipment, machines, free weights, classes, squash and a golf practice facility open 24/7. Overnight accommodations for the member or sponsored guests

Southern Hemisphere

Melbourne Savage Club, Melbourne, Australia


12 Bank Place, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

Contact details:
Tel: +61 3 9670 0644, email: melbournesavageclub@bigpond.com, website: www.melbournesavageclub.com


Established in 1894, the Melbourne Savage Club is one of Australia’s oldest private members’ clubs.

The club’s name reflects the desire of the founders to encourage the flowering of the Bohemian tradition in Melbourne, by taking the name of Richard Savage, an eccentric and free-spirited 17th century English poet.

The Clubhouse is a historic 19th-century mansion in the heart of Melbourne. It provides a rare ambience for socialising over lunch or a drink, for member performances showcasing artistic talent, and for wonderfully eccentric social occasions.

The Clubhouse possesses a rare ambience. It is spacious, restful and presents a civilised place of meeting, conversation and relaxation against a background of superb furnishings and appointments. The Savages of today are inheritors of a priceless ‘home from home’.

Durban Club, Durban, South Africa


93-96 Victoria Embankment, Durban, 4001, KwaZulu-Natal

Contact: Selvan Chetty
Tel: +27 31 304 2651, email: info@durbanclub.co.za, website: www.durbanclub.co.za


The Durban Club is situated on Durban’s famous Victoria Embankment, adjacent to the old central business district, with glorious views of Durban Bay. Rich in Edwardian architectural detail, characteristic of the early 1900s, it is one of the city’s most stately and attractive buildings.

The atmosphere of the Club is elegant yet relaxed, sophisticated yet friendly, and it is viewed as a home-from-home by many of its members. The Club has reciprocity with over 109 Clubs world-wide, and it welcomes its members to use the facilities offered. Private function rooms, squash court, sauna, gymnasium, library, snooker and barber.

Pretoria Country Club, Pretoria, South Africa


241 Sidney Avenue, Waterkloof, Pretoria, 0181

Contact details:
Tel:+27 12 460 6242, email: membership@ptacc.co.za, website: www.ptacc.co.za


The Pretoria Country Club is renowned for being the quality, sports and social venue in Pretoria. Set in the magnificent surrounds of Waterkloof, the Country Club boasts a par 72, ‘parklands’ golf course, designed by the Gary Player group and in the top 50 courses in the country.

Squash facilities comprise six of the best courts, two of which are fitted with glass backs.
The six high-quality all-weather tennis courts are situated next to the Club’s beautiful lake and are surrounded by lawns, flower beds and trees. Two floodlit courts provide the opportunity to play tennis after sunset.

The Club also offers four stunning venues for corporate functions, private parties, conferences or weddings. You can visit The Terrace Restaurant @ The Pavilion as well as the Blu Saffron Restaurant, also on the premises of the Pretoria Country Club.

Rand Club, Johannesburg, South Africa


33 Loveday Street, Corner of Fox, Johannesburg, 2001

Contact details:
Tel: +27 11 834 8311, email: roanne@randclub.co.za, website: www.randclub.co.za


Old-school charm, a grand façade and unique décor: Rand Club encapsulates the feeling of a bygone era. Situated in central Johannesburg, a few blocks off the M2 highway.

The exterior of the present Club House has changed very little over the years and is very much as it is was in 1904. The whole club has been given a complete refurbishment following the fire of June 2005 and some would say that the club has never looked as good as it does now.

Air-conditioned bedrooms. Accommodation charges include full English breakfast. Restaurant, private dining rooms, library, billiards and hairdresser. Jacket and tie necessary on weekdays, dresses or skirts for women.

Any reciprocal accommodation booking should be diverted to Inanda Club at pbutler@inandaclub.co.za. A letter of introduction is required.

United Kingdom

Bury St Edmunds & Farmers Club, Bury St Edmunds


10 Northgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP3 1HQ

Contact the front of house team for more information or to make a booking:
Tel: +44 (0) 1284 750969, email: reception@bsefc.co.uk, website: www.bsefc.co.uk


Situated in the heart of Bury St Edmunds, Bury St Edmunds & Farmers Club is housed in a fine period building and offers our members a modern professional Business Centre, historic Bar, Georgian Restaurant and tranquil space to relax in our Grade 1 listed Lower Lounge – all surrounded by our private country gardens, summer terrace and of course, our secure car park.

These days you definitely don’t have to be a farmer to join! We are delighted to welcome interested folk from all walks of local life. Originally founded in 1947 by a group of farmers, the Club offered a convenient meeting place for those from the agricultural, professional and mercantile arenas around Bury St Edmunds. We continue that ethos today and offer a refreshingly elegant and relaxing sanctuary for both men and women whilst continuing to focus on our long-standing values of personal service and hospitality.

Cardiff and County Club, Cardiff


Westgate Street, Cardiff, CF10 1DA

Contact: Mrs Gill Thomas
Tel: +44 (0) 2920 220846, email: admin@cardiffandcountyclub.com, website: www.cardiffandcountyclub.com


The Cardiff and County Club was founded in 1866. The present building was opened in 1892 and is now listed as a historic building, representative as it is of late Victorian opulence. The first President was a Cardiff solicitor whose great-grandson is currently a Trustee of the Club.

The Club has necessarily had a close relationship with its immediate neighbour, the Cardiff Arms Park, and more recently the Millennium Stadium, and is never more fully used than on a Rugby International days.

Gentlemen are required to wear a jacket, closed collar and tie from Monday to Thursday from 10.30 am onwards. Before 10.30 am each day and also on Fridays and weekends, whilst jackets must be worn, no tie is required provided that only the top button of the collared shirt may be undone. Ladies should wear smart attire.

Denim, sport tops, shorts and trainers may not be worn at any time in the Clubhouse except in the Jubilee Suite where no formal dress code applies.

The Club is open from Monday to Friday from 11 am to 7 pm and on Saturday from 11 am until 4 pm. Additionally, the Club is open for special events in the evening.

The City of London Club, London


19 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1DS

Contact for more information or to make a booking:
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7588 8558, email: enquiries@cityoflondonclub.com, website: www.cityoflondonclub.com


Based in the heart of the City, ideally positioned, just a 5 minutes walk from Bank and Liverpool Street stations and close to many other transport links, is the City of London Club.

According to its first members, the Club offered ‘a Place of Useful Resort’ to those of ‘known respectability’ in the City. Since 1832, important City figures such as the first Duke of Wellington, Sir Robert Peel and the original Rothschild family have used the Club to relax in good company and comfortable, elegant surroundings.

The Club’s impressive heritage is matched by an excellent range of facilities. They provide everything you would expect for modern events, conferences and meetings in the most elegant setting you will find in the City.

City University Club, London


42 Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AP

Contact: Robina Graham
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7626 8571, email: secretary@cityuniversityclub.co.uk, website: www.cityuniversityclub.co.uk


The City University Club (CUC) is a lunch club in the heart of the financial area of London. It is the ideal place for lunch or simply a drink at the bar. The Club offers a first-class meal in discreet circumstances for a modest price.

The (CUC) is now in new premises from end January 2018. The club was originally established in 1895 by Oxbridge graduates who wanted a lunch club in the City. The link with the universities remains, but membership is now much wider, embracing both sexes and many professions.

Members joining the Club find the atmosphere equally conducive to lunching with friends or on their own at the club tables. The food is first-class; the wine-list comprehensive and the service excellent. The Club is open for lunch Monday to Friday throughout the year, closing only between Christmas and the New Year. Restaurant and bar meals available during lunchtime and evenings. Licensed for weddings. The dress code throughout the club is smart casual: no trainers or jeans, except for formal dining, including Sunday lunch, when jacket and tie are required for men and equivalent attire for women.

The Clifton Club, Bristol


22 The Mall, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4DS

Contact: Jonathan Groves
Tel: +44 (0) 117 974 5039, email: enquiries@thecliftonclub.co.uk, website: www.thecliftonclub.co.uk


The Clifton Club is Bristol’s oldest existing private members club. Its aim has always been to appeal to the professional, the influential, the entrepreneurial and the interesting – those people who want a relaxed but exclusive environment with excellent social and networking opportunities.

The Club is extremely proud of its rich heritage and fascinating history. It witnessed the building of the world’s first suspension bridge, designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, over the nearby Avon Gorge, was responsible for the formation of the renowned Clifton College, introduced a telegram machine in 1856 and a telephone in 1884, counted the cricketer WG Grace as a member in the early 1900s and spent a short time as accommodation for officers of the Royal Flying Corps towards the end of the First World War.

Nowadays it is a truly cosmopolitan environment that welcomes men and women. All members are invited to partake in various and regular social activities that take place within the serene setting. The Club boasts a suite of historic rooms including the Dining Room, Drawing Room and Bar, Centenary Room and Bridge Room. Reciprocal members may also enjoy the two snooker tables, backgammon and chess.

The Gridiron Club, Oxford


St Aldate’s Tavern, 108 St Aldate’s, Oxford, OX1 1BU

Members wishing to visit the Club should email the Secretary in advance.
Email: secretary@gridironclub.org.uk, website: www.gridironclub.org.uk


The Gridiron Club is located in the Blue Room above the pub. The Clubroom is open for Members between 11:30 am -4 pm Monday-Friday during term, and there is no dress code (except for evening events). Food is purchased from the Tavern using the Gridiron menu and your Club card.

The Harrogate Club, Harrogate


36 Victoria Avenue, Harrogate, HG1 5PR

Contact details:
Tel:+44 (0) 1423 502344, email: info@harrogateclub.co.uk, website: www.harrogateclub.co.uk


The Harrogate Club provides an excellent meeting venue, or just a place to come and read or be quiet. Dining, whether a simple snack at lunchtime or a formal members dinner, is of the highest quality and the service is prompt and friendly.

The Club is something of a Harrogate institution, and one of its best kept secrets. It has been the centre of Harrogate’s club life for business and professional people, since 1857.

Entertain guests or dine with a business colleague with two full-sized snooker tables, daytime staff bar, evening honesty bar, free Wi-Fi.

Leander Club, Henley-on-Thames


Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2LP

Contact: Paul Budd OBE
Tel: +44 (0) 1491 575782, email: info@leander.co.uk, website: www.leander.co.uk


Founded in 1818, Leander Club boasts an unsurpassed record in rowing achievements. It is home to heroes such as Sir Steve Redgrave and Sir Matthew Pinsent, double gold medallists James Cracknell, Steve Williams and Pete Reed, and the champions of tomorrow.

Leander is a private members’ club but welcomes corporate clients and bookings for events from non-Members.  The dress code throughout the clubhouse is defined as ’smart casual’. Smart jeans are acceptable but not sportswear or trainers. The guideline for gentlemen is a collared shirt. Gentlemen are not required to wear a tie unless if it specified for a particular event, but many members opt to wear a jacket and tie in the Dining Room.

Non-residential. Open Monday to Friday 12 noon to 4 pm. Luncheon Club with private dining facilities available in the evenings and weekends.

Manchester Tennis & Racquet Club, Salford


33 Blackfriars Rd, Salford, M3 7AQ

Contact: Stella Heap – General Manager
Tel: +44 (0) 161 834 0616, email: manager@mtrc.co.uk, website: www.mtrc.co.uk


Opened in 1876, the Manchester Tennis and Racquet Club plays host to much sporting activity, including Real Tennis, Rackets, Squash and Skittles. On the social side, there is a members’ lounge and dining room that is available for lunch, functions and meetings. No accommodation can be provided.

Lunch is served Monday to Friday 12-3 pm; visitors are requested to book prior to the day and a letter of introduction from your Club Secretary will be required. All accounts must be settled before departure.

The National Liberal Club, London


Whitehall Place, London, SW1A 2HE

Contact: Rosemary Tweddle
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7930 9871, email: rosemary@nlc.org.uk, website: www.nlc.org.uk


Founded in 1882 by Gladstone, the Club exists to provide the very best club facilities for relaxing and entertaining in the heart of London, for members whose interests vary from liberal politics to the liberal arts. It was one of London’s first major gentlemen’s clubs to admit women as full members.

Overlooking the Thames, with “the most splendid terrace in London”, the club is within easy reach of Whitehall, the West End, the City and Theatreland. The Club is blessed with an extraordinary building by noted Victorian architect Alfred Waterhouse, and is also conveniently situated for underground and mainline stations which are close by.

Over the years, members have included H.H Asquith, Rupert Brooke, G.K. Chesterton, Winston Churchill, Muhammed Ali Jinnah, David Lloyd George, Ramsay Macdonald, George Bernard Shaw, Bram Stoker, Dylan Thomas and H.G. Wells.

The New Club, Cheltenham


2 Montpelier Parade, Cheltenham, GL50 1UD

Contact details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1242 541121, email: secretary@thenewclub.co.uk , website: www.thenewclub.co.uk


The recently re-furbished sitting room is a quiet haven for morning coffee and a read of the morning papers. For private family dinners or celebrations, it can also be configured as a dining room providing seating for up to 12 people. A variety of menus is available.

Coffee drinks and bar lunches can be enjoyed in the lounge; a comfortable and convivial meeting place for members and their guests, at any time of the day.

The library is a historic room, situated on the first floor. The traditional library and reading room have period furniture and a vast collection of books. This room is an ideal setting for holding smaller meetings for around 10-12 people.

On those lovely summer evenings, the outdoor terrace comes into its own. Whether it is just a drink and snack, or for one of Chef’s special barbecue events, it is always popular.

The Norfolk Club, Norwich


17 Upper King Street, Norwich, NR3 1RB

Contact details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1603 626767, email: clubsecretary@thenorfolkclub.co.uk, website: www.thenorfolkclub.co.uk


The Norfolk Club is a private members club based in the heart of Norfolk, founded on 6th July 1770. It is the third oldest Club in the UK and one of the last remaining county clubs of its kind. The Club is situated in the centre of Norwich, between the Cathedral and the Castle and only a short distance from the railway station.

The Club occupies a fine Grade 2 listed Georgian townhouse and was extended with a dining room and billiards room by the members in 1887. The Club has 6 bedrooms and in 2018 opened a Gymnasium in its 30s squash court.

The Northern Lawn Tennis Club, Manchester


Palatine Road, West Didsbury, Manchester, M20 3YA

Contact: Jamie White
Tel: +44 (0) 161 455 3093, email: ceo@thenorthern.co.uk, website: www.thenorthern.co.uk


The Northern is set in 5 acres of grounds in West Didsbury in south Manchester and has over 2000 members. The Northern has 6 artificial Tiger Turf courts (lit), 9 grass courts, 3 American clay (lit), 3 indoor tennis courts and an indoor half-court. It is one of only 7 clubs in the North of England to hold TennisMark+ accreditation.

There are squash courts (2 glass-backed) a large gym, fitness studio, bar & restaurant and a south-facing patio overlooks the grass courts.

The Northern is one of 7 clubs in England to be a member of the Centenary Tennis Clubs Association, a Worldwide grouping of 75 of the most prestigious clubs in the sport.

The Northern has hosted the LTA Challenger $100,000 pre-Wimbledon grass-court Manchester Open for the last 4 years.

Nottingham Club, Nottingham


Newdigate House, Castle Gate, Nottingham, NG1 6AF

Contact: Sue Ogle
Tel: +44 (0) 115 912 6220, email: steward@thenottinghamclub.com, website: www.nottinghamclub.com


The Nottingham Club is a private members’ club for men and women of the professional and business community. Located in Newdigate House in the heart of the City, it is a haven which provides a tranquil and comfortable meeting place for members and their guests. Now a Grade II listed building, Newdigate House was restored in 1966 to something resembling its former glory and became the current home of the Club.

When the Club moved from its earlier premises in Maypole Yard, just off Nottingham’s historic Old Market Square, the panelling from the old club came too and is featured today in the World Service Bar on the ground floor. It symbolises the Club’s desire, in an ever-changing world, to keep the best of the old whilst adopting the best of the new

Non-residential. The Club Lounge and Bar are open from 12 noon to 3 pm from Monday to Friday and are available at other times by arrangement. Meals are available daily at lunchtimes and evenings in the World Service Restaurant.

Oxford and Cambridge Club, London


71 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HD

Contact: Alistair Telfer
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7930 5151, email: club@oandc.uk.com, website: www.oxfordandcambridgeclub.co.uk


For nearly 200 years alumni of the two ancient universities have chosen to take up membership and enjoy the outstanding amenities and sophisticated setting of a Grade II*-listed Clubhouse in the very heart of London.

 Spacious, private and well-appointed, the Club enables members to meet friends and colleagues in magnificent surroundings, host a party, relax or simply find a quiet place to work. With its elegant Coffee Room, large and well-maintained library, two bars, more than 40 bedrooms and its own sports facilities, including squash and snooker/billiards. Three private dining rooms are available for hire with a capacity of 12 to 60 people. The Club is ideally located for entertaining, relaxation and business.

The Royal Ocean Racing Club, London


20 St James’s Place, St. James’s, London, SW1A 1NN

The Parade, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QD

Contact the House Manager, Mark Newens, in advance.
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7493 2248, email: house@rorc.org, website: www.rorc.org


The London Clubhouse is an elegant Georgian townhouse in a quiet cul-de-sac in the heart of St James’s within easy distance of Mayfair, the West End and Westminster. The building offers a ‘home from home’ atmosphere for Members and their guests to enjoy; consisting of elegant en-suite accommodation, an intimate dining room with a weekly changing menu, Bar and a variety of rooms available to hire for business meetings and private events.

The Cowes Clubhouse has 12 bedrooms and enjoys a prime elevated site at the entrance to Cowes waterfront. It has a friendly bar and a beautiful terrace area in front of the Clubhouse with panoramic views of the Solent. The Clubhouse provides a variety of dining opportunities from intimate exclusivity for up to 12 in the Captain’s Room, with the ability to cater for functions of up to 160 in the dining area, and more in the Summer with Summer Marquees.

The St James's Club, Manchester


45 Spring Gardens, Manchester, M2 2BG

Contact details:
Tel: +44 (0) 161 829 3009, email: info@stjc.org.uk, website: www.stjc.org.uk


The St James’s Club is a social club rather than one with a specific political, sporting, or cultural purpose although it has Members with these interests. It has a long and proud history and can trace its roots back to the start of the nineteenth century where it offered conversation and good company to Members involved in business and the professions; that purpose continues in the Club to this day.

The Club is situated at the heart of the Manchester city centre at the top of King Street in a grade II listed building. It is a modern Club with traditional values offering fellowship and companionship in a congenial atmosphere. It is a place where Members and Visitors can relax with friends and enjoy its facilities. There are private dining and function rooms that can cater for a wide range of events from Weddings, business lunches, speakers events, charity dinners to wine tastings. The Club represents “your home in the city”, where Members and their guests can be entertained, socialise and relax.

The Travellers Club, London


106 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5EP

Contact details:
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7930 8688, email: subhash@thetravellersclub.org.uk, website: www.thetravellersclub.org.uk


The Club was founded, in 1819, ‘for gentlemen who had travelled out of the British Isles to a distance of at least five hundred miles from London in a direct line’. Membership was extended to foreign visitors and diplomats posted to London.

Although The Travellers is a gentlemen’s club, ladies are very welcome as guests. Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the building. Mobile phones should be turned off when entering the Clubhouse and similarly, business papers should not be displayed in the public rooms; those wishing to conduct business may do so in the main hall or may hire a meeting room for the purpose.

The Travellers has a formal dress code (jacket and tie, or national dress – no trainer shoes or denim) throughout the building, other than for those staying in the Clubhouse and taking breakfast. The Clubhouse is open to members from 7.00 am to 1.00 am Monday to Friday, excepting Bank Holidays and from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm Saturday to Sunday.

Vincents’ Club, Oxford


1a King Edward Street, Oxford, OX1 4HS

Contact: Tom Smith
Tel: +44 (0) 1865 722984, email: general.manager@vincents.org, website: www.vincents.org


Since 1863, the Club has been defined by a shared passion for sporting excellence, a loyalty to fellow members, as well as a drive for personal improvement and community outreach.

The Club will be open for business from 0th week until 9th week of each term (see Term Card for term dates). The Club is open Monday to Saturday 11.30 am – 2.30 pm and 6.30 – 11.00 pm and shut every Sunday unless booked 24 hours in advance. Collar and Tie are to be worn in the evening. No mobile phones at any time.

Outside term and these hours the Club is occasionally open for events but sometimes booked for private functions. These are mentioned on the website.

The Winchester House Club, London


10 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 1JN

Contact: Sarah Thomas
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8785 6657, email: secretary@winchesterhouseclub.com, website: www.winchesterhouseclub.com


Occupying an unrivalled position with a riverside lawn sweeping down to the Thames embankment in Putney, the Winchester House Club is a traditional and thriving private members club offering a range of facilities within a serene setting.

The Club has always had strong sporting connections, and each year hosts several exclusive sporting events and dinners. A key event is the University Boat Race as the Club is perfectly positioned just a few hundred yards from the start.

Although a gentleman’s club, the Club welcome families and guests to enjoy the atmosphere and unique environment.