Established on the bank of famed and picturesque Nigeen Lake, the very ambience of Nigeen Club is enormously attractive. As an icing on the cake recently upgraded infrastructure and state- of- the- art facilities provide ample amusement and entertainment to the club visitors of not just the valley but outside too.
Facilities Conference Hall: The Club has a spacious, centrally heated conference hall fitted with comfortable chairs and dais for speakers. The Hall is equipped with the latest sound system and can accommodate 150 persons. Many conferences were organized by SK Institute of Medical Sciences and other departments this year and the visitors, especially those from other states attending these conferences were spellbound by the club ambience.
Restaurant: The Club restaurant offers wide variety of delicacies ranging from Kashmiri cuisine to Chinese. The restaurant is being run by trained unemployed youth who were selected after following a proper procedure. The restaurant offers soups, variety of chicken, chopsuey, chowmin, chow chow, Manchurian, noodles, spring rolls, Chinese salad, deserts and a whole array of other dishes. to its customers.
Coffee Shop: It offers different types of hot beverages and snacks and has hi- fi music system to create an idyllic ambience. Some people opt for holding ring ceremonies here as it remains less crowded.
Gymnasium: The health club has latest equipment for exercise and muscle building. Trainers have been also appointed to help those availing the facilities within the health club.
Sauna and Steam Bath: The club visitors can also avail the Sauna and Steam bath service which are beneficial for the patients suffering from arthritis and other disorders.
Billiards/ Snooker/ Card Room: The club has a billiard and snookers room where the players can enjoy the game. It has a separate card room also.
Library: The club library houses variety of books on tourism, travelogues, culture and trekking.
Amar Singh Club Srinagar is the first club in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir when it was a suzerain state during the British Raj. It was established in the year 1933.Maharaja Hari Singh dedicated the club to the memory of his father Raja Amar Singh as such it derives its name. The majestic building surrounded by world famous Chinar trees whose specialty is that its leaves turn red in autumn and are a treat to watch;. . The club was designed by the British Architects on the pattern of British Clubs because both are situated in cold climate. It covers an overall area of ten acres of land .It has specious lush green lawns, one tennis court, badminton court and two Dr.Karan Singh Squash courts. The club offer all the activities/facilities that one expects from a modern club. However the club billiards hall has a unique ambiance with no parallel in the country.
Amar Singh Club is situated at Sonwar Bagh Srinagar and is flanked by river Jhelum on South and the world famous Dal Lake in the North separated by the Suleiman foot hill of Zabarwan range of Himalayas, atop of which is situated an ancient temple named after famous philosopher sage Shankaracharya. The posh area surrounding one State guest houses, circuit house and residences of the Chief Minister, Cabinet Ministers, top Civil and Police dignitaries of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir.The famous Lal Chowk is one and a half kms. away from the club as is the Dal Lake, the Paradise for Tourists. The club is governed by an elected executive committee headed by the Chief Minister as the permanent President with Chief Secretary as Vice President.