Your London Club in St James’s

Welcome to The St James’s Club, your reciprocal private members’ club and hotel in the heart of London’s St James’s, midway between St James’s Palace and The Ritz Hotel. To those accustomed to the gloomy magnificence of traditional gentlemen’s clubs—the dingy porter’s lodge, the threadbare carpets, the swooping staircase beneath pictures of battles, dead game […]

The Gherkin, literally top of the London Clubs

We cannot think of anybody who would not wish to be a welcome insider within the spectacular London landmark that is the Gherkin. Who among us would not like to invite clients, colleagues, family, friends, bank manager or broker to share the pleasure? For one thing—leaving the delicious food, wines, cocktails and general bonhomie to one […]

The Fox Club, country-house style in Mayfair, which you can enjoy: wine, dine, and stay the night

The Fox Club, in the heart of Mayfair, is an enjoyable, convivial and historic London club, and very popular with CountryClubuk Members. Its style of laid-back bonhomie perhaps emanates from the character of its original resident, Charles James Fox, the great 18th-century Whig statesman, a leader of the Liberal Party,  one-time Foreign Secretary—as the blue […]

University Women’s Club, Mayfair’s best-kept secret

Between London’s Curzon Street and Hill Street lies a most elegant, discreet country house, which is in fact an exclusive London Club. University Women’s Club in Audley Square is one of Mayfair’s best-kept secrets, a haven for discerning women, close to the heart of London’s theatres, concert and exhibition halls, galleries and shopping streets—and to […]

London Clubs: The Naval Club, prestigious and historic private club in Mayfair

Currently closed: The Naval Club stands resplendent on Hill Street, just off Berkeley Square—and it comes as a pleasant surprise. Retaining much of its 18th-century splendour as the former Mayfair home of Earl Chatham, First Lord of the Admiralty and brother of Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger, the interior is nonetheless light, airy and […]