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Reciprocal Clubs

Social Register Association members must be current and in good standing on their membership dues in order to enjoy Reciprocal Club benefits.  In addition, there is an instituted Reciprocal Process to follow with all of the Clubs as noted below.

Reciprocity Process

1. SR member should first review clubs in the SR reciprocity program, listed below. 

2. SR member should email or call the Director of Membership & Events at (646) 612-7323 with the following information:

  • Your name and accompanying family members

  • Desired club

  • Date of visit

  • Activities 

3. Your request for a reservation will be made to the appropriate reciprocal club membership officer along with a Social Register Letter of Introduction, copying you.

4. The reciprocal club membership officer will respond directly to you, copying the Social Register.

5. Social Register members must follow this process each time they wish to enjoy the benefits of a reciprocal club.

List of Reciprocal Clubs and Associations

Coral Beach & Tennis Club

34 South Rd

Paget PG 04

Bermuda

www.coralbeachclub.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Private pink-sand beach and sparkling blue water for which Bermuda is world famous.

  • The cottages, suites, and rooms are all oceanfront with private terraces tucked amongst the gardens.

  • Daily traditional British afternoon tea service.

  • Eight championship clay tennis courts, access to the pro shop, lessons, and clinics.

  • 18-hole putting green.

  • Two international squash courts.

  • Four pickleball courts (nearby).

  • Croquet lawn and bocce ball court.

  • Saltwater swimming pool overlooking the ocean.

  • Access to the fitness studio and weekly exercise and yoga classes.

  • Coral reefs are close to the beachfront, perfect for snorkeling.

  • Cabanas, lounge chairs, and umbrellas.

  • Full-service spa with an array of luxurious services.

  • The Beach Terrace or The Frozen Hut for lunch daily.

  • Dinner served at the incomparable oceanfront Coral Room & Longtail Terrace, often with live entertainment and the best views on the island.

  • While in residence, SR members may participate in the club’s social engagements and special events.

Explorers Club

46 East 70th Street

New York, NY 10021

www.explorers.org

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Use of Club premises throughout its beautiful townhouse on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

  • Full-service Explorers Club Bar.

  • Invitations to Explorers Club events, such as EC Annual Dinner and Lowell Thomas Dinner, expedition seminars and talks (usually 2-3 per week), as well as events at the Club’s 30 Chapters around the world.

  • See Club’s website for further details about events at the Explorers Club.

The Hope Club

6 Benevolent Street

Providence, RI  02906

www.hopeclub.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Fine dining in either a formal or casual setting.

  • Overnight stays in luxurious rooms with all amenities, including room service, exercise room, valet, limousine service, and 24-hour front desk concierge. 

  • Squash court.

  • Complimentary continental breakfast on weekends and holidays.

  • Elegant ballroom, perfect for weddings and large gatherings.

  • Private second-floor rooms, great for smaller dinners and receptions.

  • Ames Court, a delightful open space, which can be enjoyed during the warmer months or tented during cooler weather.

Mountain Lake

2300 N Scenic H'way

Lake Wales, FL 33898

www.mountainlakecc.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Overnight accommodations at the Colony House. Breakfast is included.

  • Gorgeous sports facilities:

    • Golf Course

    • Five outdoor Har-Tru Tennis Courts

    • Two championship croquet courts

    • Swimming pool, kayaking, fitness center, and nature hiking

  • Dining and bar privileges.

  • Family-friendly.

  • SR Members may bring up to three guests (ask for further details).

  • While in residence, SR members may participate in Mountain Lake’s social engagements and select special events.

  • Open from November 1st to April 30th.

Racquet Club of Philadelphia

215 S 16th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19102

www.rcop.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Overnight accommodations at the Colony House. Breakfast is included.

  • While in residence SR members may participate in the club's social engagements and special events.

  • Indoor swimming pool.

  • Sauna and steam.

  • Fully equipped fitness center.

  • Spa with a full array of luxurious services.

  • Dining and beverage service at the 1889 Pub & Grille.

  • SR members may plan small and large private catered events for up to 300 guests.

The River Club of New York​

447 East 52nd Street

New York, New York 10022

www.riverclubnyc.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Overnight Accommodations

    • Consisting of 19 recently renovated guest rooms: a combination of suites, doubles, and single rooms.

  • Guest room usage up to two weeks in any six months or one week in any three months.

  • Use of the indoor swimming pool and gym if staying overnight.

  • Dining for dinner or lunch and Bar privileges.

  • Reciprocal members not staying overnight are limited to dining up to 6 times in a calendar year.

  • SR members are invited to select River Club events and receptions.

  • SR members that reside within a 50-mile radius of the River Club may only use their reciprocal privileges once in a 12-month period.

  • Reciprocal members may hold private parties at the Club upon approval, including the ballroom which accommodates up t0 150 guests.

  • Reservations for dining are required.

The Sloane Club

52 Lower Sloane Street

London SW1W 8BP, UK

www.sloaneclub.co.uk

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Dining and beverage service at The Garden Room, The Terrace, The Bar, and The Chelsea Room and Bar

  • Overnight accommodations

  • Longer-term apartments available

  • Sloane Place, a contemporary boutique hotel, restaurant and bar 

  • Morning yoga

  • Evening wine tastings

  • Sporting talks

  • Workshops

  • Live music

  • Plan your bespoke event

Villa Taverna Club

27 Hotaling Place 

San Francisco, CA 94111

www.villatavernasf.com

Reciprocal Privileges:

  • Lunch service in the Main Dining Room or the Club Room.

  • Invitations to Villa Taverna events and receptions.

  • Dress Code

    • The Main Dining Room requires a jacket for gentlemen (including Special​ Dinner/Club Events and Lunch Forums). 

    • The Club Room is business casual. No jacket is required. 

  • All charges must be settled at the time of the visit. 

  • Please note: members residing within a 50-mile radius of Villa Taverna Club may use their privileges 4 times within a 12-month period.

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