Founded in 1846, Royal Bombay Yacht Club (RBYC) was built in Gothic style, opposite to the Gateway of India
. This is a social club with all facilities, including a bar, dining, restaurant and sailing. The interior of the club houses maritime memorabilia. Dolphin Bar has a selection of wines and spirits.
The club has a full fledged, modern, air-conditioned gymnasium for the use of members, residents and their guests.
For racing and cruising, boats and yachts are available for rent. The members of RBYC can enjoy the facilities of Bombay Sailing Association and Colaba Sailing Club
. The club gives honorary membership to visiting sailors.
Taj Mahal Palace and Tower is nearby. The RBYC is about 32 km from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport