History

Trivandrum Club earlier on known as "The European Club" has a rich history which dates back to the 19th century. During those times this was an exclusive club with membership open only to Europeans. In 1902 the club was re-christined "THE CLUB TRIVANDRUM" and Mr Oliver Henry Bensley, then Superintent of Police, was made the trustee, with the power to manage the club.

The first Indian to ever become the member of this club was the erst while Maharaja of Travancore "Sree Moolam Thirunal". From 1900, the club was frequented by officers of the armed forces as well as tea Planters. In 1935, the functioning of the club was systemetised, with Sri. C.B.E Truscot being made the President and Sri. C.D. Nokes made the Hon. Secretary. His Highness The Maharaja of Travancore, was made the patron in 1941 with Sir. C.P. Ramaswamy Iyer being the vice patron. Later on in 1960, Mr A.K. Thampi became the first Indian to become Hon. Secretary and Mr R. V. Raja became the President in 1964.

Today, the club is spread over more than 5 acres of land formed on the northern ridge of the Cotton Hill. The main club building still maintains its colonial architecture even though many new facilities and buildings were added over a period of time.

The club offers multifarious facilities like Cafeteria, Family Room (A/c), Conservatory (A/c), a well stocked Spacious Bar (A/c), a carry home food counter laundry, a multi-cuisine kitchen serving North Indian, Chinese, Continental, Tandoori and South Indian Cuisine, Library (A/c), Tennis, Table Tennis, Billiards with two tables (A/c), Squash Court, Cards room (A/c), 5 self contained cottages, 3 double rooms, one single room, 6 Deluxe rooms, an Air Conditioned large community cum marriage hall, a full fledged sports complex cum health club with swimming pool, Indoor Shuttle, Ayurvedic Massages, Saloon, 3 Lawn Restaurants - one among them exclusive for members accompanied by their families, a spacious lounge of exquisite colonial design, Hospitality Centers (A/c) for parties, meetings etc), Children's Park etc. Our club is affiliated to a host of other clubs in India and abroad.

Quick contact

Address

Trivandrum Club
Vazhuthakkad
Trivandrum - 695010

Phone

+91 471 4144444

Email

trivandrumclub@gmail.com

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