5 Clubs in Calcutta you should definitely visit
The sports- clubs in Calcutta are not only for sports. They are also places for social gatherings, quiet meals for members, and even beautiful locations to celebrate weddings. Depending on whether you want to play sports, get fit while living there, or simply enjoy the club life, here are some clubs you must visit in Calcutta if you get the time!
Tollygunge club – If you are somebody who grew up reading Enid Blyton, then this is one of the most beautiful clubs for you to visit. It is a paradise. It has one of the biggest and most magnificent golf courses in the world, which you can play on or even gaze at while sitting in the Shamiana, where you can help yourself to excellent breakfast or meals throughout the day. It also has a swimming pool, a horse-riding facility, and a tennis court. Furthermore, it also has rooms to stay or hire for weddings and other celebrations. It is a can’t-miss!
Calcutta South Club– Although relatively small, this club also has a good swimming pool and lavish tennis courts. It also has a good menu serving continental food. One can dine while watching the tennis players. It is a lovely cozy place!
Calcutta Cricket and Football Club– This club, as evident from its name, has a huge field, where various sports are played. That includes cricket, football, hockey, and rugby. Moreover, one can even go for evening walks around this field. Other than that, they also have badminton, squash, and swimming. The restaurant also serves excellent snacks, which you can eat, while watching players outside on the field.
Lake Club – This club, as evident from its name encompasses a huge lake, which provides a fabulous view. It has a swimming pool, badminton, table tennis, carom facilities, rowing, a gym, a snooker, a card room, darts, and tennis, along with various lounges to sit around in and enjoy the magnificent view! It is one of the best clubs.
Saturday Club – The Saturday Club in Calcutta is one of the oldest and premier social clubs in the city, where leisure, and sports, are both very prominent activities. It has outdoor seating at its restaurant which is pleasant during the evenings. The club has a beauty parlor, a gym, a squash court, tennis courts, an indoor swimming pool as well as various other facilities.
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