New York City
The Core Club
Unlike traditional private clubs, The Core Club, founded in 2005, boasts ultra-modern d?cor, ravishing contemporary art collections (think: Andy Warhol, Russell Young, David LaChapelle) and a membership composed of the elite?s elite ? philanthropists, CEOs, media leaders. Dedicated to delivering a ?360 lifestyle? experience where members are encouraged to network, where the rules are forgiving and the meals are great, The Core Club is simply a laid-back mid-day escape for the high-style Manhattan sophisticates.
Milk & Honey | New York
Located on Manhattan?s Lower East Side, Milk & Honey, the younger sister of London?s swanky speakeasies-style bar, opened its now private doors back in January of 2000. For some an urban myth, this highly buzzed about members club weeds out unwanted guests by locking its phone number and address behind sartorial doors. Owner Sasha Petraske, created this ever secluded spot in a defiant retaliation to New York?s saturated celebrity scene. ?No name-dropping,? reads the first of the house?s eight rules. Expect sophisticated conversation, world-class mixed cocktails and no nonsense good fun.
Couture and cocktails luxuriously fuse in fashion designer, Giorgio Armani?s members-only nightclub, Armani Priv?. Featuring sleek d?cor from the design impresario?s Casa line, this exclusive establishment aims to capture the essence of this iconic Italian house. Through an unsurpassed level of service, a VIP list that includes the likes of Beyonc? Knowles and Dustin Hoffman and a premier food and beverage menu, Priv? effortlessly lives up to the brand?s elite take on style and sophistication.
A family-friendly oasis positioned on a beautiful estate of palm trees and rice fields, the Canggu Club is Bali?s premier private club. Described as, ?a popular part of Bali life,? the renowned villa has created a luxurious haven for the world?s elite jet-set since its opening in 2006. A pool of pristine turquoise-hued water shimmers for guests against the lush green backdrop of the exotic surrounding, while a tennis court, gym and library offer opportunity of sport and repose. And to add further finesse to this exclusive environment are three fabulous dining options.
Kee Club | Hong Kong
Exclusive, elegant and unassuming, Hong Kong?s Kee Club is the epitome of a luxurious lifestyle. With walls lined in Picassos and Le Corbusiers, and rooms dotted with original chairs from the famed Harry?s Bar of Venice, this truly sophisticated salon has become the home-away-from-home for the international and influential. Celebrated as embracing, ?the ultimate in art, music, food, wine and most importantly, people,? the Kee Club, which opened in 2001, has sought to offer its distinguished guests an unparalleled environment of relaxed refinement ? to this it has achieved, all while sipping a snifter of brandy.
A retreat as exclusive as it is rich in history, Villa Pauli is the last word in premier and private clubs. Designed over 100 years ago as the residence of one of Sweden?s wealthiest families, this opulent estate was lavishly decorated with exquisite paintings and sculptures. In 1985 after a few decades as a local convent, the historic grounds were restored and renovated, creating this elegant sanctuary that promises to offer its VIP guests a relaxed and sophisticated environment for socializing, business and rest.