The Yacht Club Costa Smeralda was founded in 1967. The completely renovated Clubhouse, considered to be one of the most beautifully functional structures of its kind in existence. It covers 5,800 m2 and hosts a panoramic pool terrace, a restaurant, Members’ lounge, wellness centre, bar, as well as 24 suites.
The club founded in 1815, remains one of the most preeminent yacht clubs in the world after 200 years. The club’s patron is Queen Elizabeth II and the club’s Admiral is Prince Philip. In 1851 the club hosted the annual 100 Guinea Cup race round the Isle of Wight which was won by the first overseas yacht ‘America’ and thus the Americas’ cup was born.
United States of America
St. Francis Yacht Club is a private, non-profit club. Since 1927 the Club offers its 2400 members a wide spectrum of sailing and boating activities as well as cruising activities. Located on the shores of San Francisco Bay, the Clubhouse offers fine and casual dining, and ample areas to unwind.