FACILITIES - DA CLUB
Food & Beverages

Bar And Ice Cream Parlor
The bar was renovated / decorated and capacity has been increased through expansion. Regular Cold Drinks, Ice cream, Fresh Juices and only snacks are served in the bar.
Fast Food
The club fast food starts after 1500 Hours daily & remains open till 2300 Hours. Members coming from sports area and families sitting in the lawns prefer fast food items which include burgers, sandwiches, chicken finger, French fries, hot dog, Mexican wings with tea & coffee, lassi, cold coffee etc.
Bakery
Club bakery started functioning in July 2007. DA Club bakery is known for its quality products. Its cakes and cookies are the specialty. Heavy orders are received for cakes during Eid & Christmas days.

- Timing: 08:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Catering / Dining
Best quality Fast Food  
Friday Bar B.Q. in family lawn: Timing: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Sunday Brunch: Timing: 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Sunday Bar B.Q. with live music: Timing: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Take Away Food Parcels facility is available
Meals Timings
Breakfast 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Lunch 12:00 NOON to 3:00 PM
Dinner 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Snacks 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Room Service 24 hours Room Service available in Rooms
Tea, Coffee. and Sandwiches are available from 07:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Sports

Gymnasium (Ladies & Gents)
New state of the art machines for both gymnasium are equally distributed and placed. Old machines were also incorporated with the new machines to make it a complete range of equipment required in the club gymnasium.

Gents Timing - 07:00 AM to 1:00 Noon & 03:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Ladies Timing - 07:00 AM to 01:30 PM & 03:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Note: Both Gymnasiums will remain closed on alternate Monday for maintenance.
Swimming Pool (Temperature Controlled)
Indoor swimming pool with temperature control has been commissioned in the sports complex. Ladies and gents timings are staggered to give equal opportunity to both. There is a family day on every Saturday and Sunday, in which only families can enjoy swimming.

SNo
DAYS
GENTS
LADIES
1
TUES to SUN (1ST Half) 7:00 AM TO 10:30 AM
11:00 AM TO 01:00 PM
2
TUES to SUN (2ND Half) 07:30 PM TO 09:30 PM
04:00 PM TO 07:15 PM
5
MON
Closed For Maintenance
 
Table Tennis Room
Table Tennis has been added in sports facilities to facilitate club members. There are three tables for members to play.
Timing: 03:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Note: Table Tennis room will remain closed on every Monday for maintenance
Aerobics / Yoga & Ladies Leisure Room
State of the art Ladies Aerobics / Yoga & Leisure Room is established in sports complex and furnished with Dumbbells, exercise mats, exercise balls, Table Tennis table, Chess Board, music system etc.
Card Room
The card room is usually used by senior members, till late by 2200 hours daily.
Timing: 04:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Tennis Courts
Initially the club had two cemented courts which were renovated with synthetic surface and proper drainage system.

Timings
 First session  7:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Coaching session/H.hold  3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Second session  5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Tuesday  5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (To facilitate members watching movie)
Note: Tennis courts remain closed on every Sunday.
Squash Courts
The club has two squash courts of wooden flooring and glass doors.
Timing:
Billiard RoomCoaching session / Household: 03:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Members: 05:30 AM to 09:30 PM
Note: Squash courts will remain closed on every Monday.
Billiard Room
A new billiard room has been established with one billiard table.
Timing: 3:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Note: Billiard room will remain closed on every Monday
Kids Swimming Pool
A new indoor kids Temperature controlled swimming pool has been added in sports complex for Kids.
Children Play Area
A famous place in the club for children below 10 year age generally remains jam packed which keeps the parents at ease while enjoying their food.
MINI ZOO (BIRD HAVEN)
A mini zoo with the name of "Bird Haven" has been established for entertainment of members and their guests. Following has been kept in Bird Haven:-

SNo
Description
1
Hand Tamed Blue & Gold Macaw
2
Medium Sulfur Cackatoo
3
Chinkara Deer
4
Vulturine Guineafowl
5
Greater Flamingo
6
Crane
7
Mandarin Duck
8
Yellow Ring neck
9
Duck
Miscellaneous

Laundry
Club has a laundry for washing and ironing clothes and a counter for collection purpose.
Library
The Library of the club is in sports complex with new look. Library has 7119 books, 10 x daily newspapers and various periodicals. There is a section for children so that they can enjoy reading books of their taste. Library has internet cafe and open from 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM.Friday Prayer Break 01:00 AM to 03:00 AM.
Beauty Parlour
The members have the convenience of using this facility inside the club. on 10 % discount rate. This facility has been out sourced to S.O.T who are renowned beautician and has outlets in Karachi and even in other cities of the country.
Water Filtration Plant
Water Filtration Plant was completed in Aug 2008 which has the capacity of 1000 gallons. All members and club use the facility of clean filtered drinking water.
Entertainment Functions
  • Screening of movies on large screen through Multimedia system on every Tuesday & last Thursday of the month for children
  • Tombola on every Saturday
  • Friday BBQ Buffet
  • Sunday Brunch
  • Sunday BBQ Buffet with live music
  • Cricket matches on big screen
  • Kids summer camp
  • Eid Milan parties
  • Functions / birthdays/ parties on reservation
  • Musical events
  • Medical lectures / seminars
  • Free Medical Camps
SPECIAL EVENTS
  • Medical lectures / seminars
  • Free Medical Camps
  • Public speech workshop
Lodging / Housekeeping

Guest Rooms - 27x Air Conditioned Guest Rooms with 24 hours room service

Guest Room Types
Cat A
07 Nos
Cat B
04 Nos
Cat C
16 Nos
Total
27 Nos

Member / Guest Room Rent Detail

Types
Routine Season(Rs/Day)
Peak Season (Rs/Day)
Cat A
10,516
11,392
Cat B
7160
7756
Cat C
6041
6544

Note: All Rate are Including of 13 % sst

Locations

Dining Halls
The Club has 3 halls Rosa accommodating 30 guests, Gemenii accommodating 45 guests and Clover accommodating 120 guests. The halls are suitable for dinning facility, banqueting, small gatherings, hi-teas and weddings. The members can book these halls as per their convenience on prescribed charges.
Crystal Room
Dedicated waiting and sitting area for members to sit with their family and guests, where only cold drinks / tea are served to keep it more formal.
TV Room
The TV room which has refreshing outlook through its windows to the green plants which can accommodate about 15 persons and has 48" LCD TV.
Family Lawn
The club has one lawn that is enjoyed by the members while sitting outside both during winter and summer season. It is also utilized for all club functions like musical evening, Eid Milan party, outdoor movies, weekly Tombola and BBQ. Members prefer to arrange their marriage and birthday parties as per prescribed charges. It has the capacity to accommodate about 750 persons.
Veranda / West Lounge
This is the most used place in the club and has the capacity to accommodate about 55 persons. Members like to sit in the verandah from morning till evening. Initially it was open verandah but later on, it was covered and air conditioned and having clear outside family lawn view. Only snacks are served in verandah.
Prayer Rooms (Separate For Ladies/Gents)
There are two prayer rooms on different locations for ladies and gents so that members can conveniently offer their prayers inside the club.
Club Cinema
The club has outdoor 18'x32' big screen to show movie on every Tuesday and children movie on last Thursday of the month
Live Kitchen
Live Kitchen opened in 2019, offers more than 12 styles of Shinwari karahi in Mutton/ Chicken. Members can experience their order to be cooked live by professional cooks.
Comfort Sitting Area
The Comfort and Elevated lawn is designed to keep you close to nature while allowing you to be together with families and friends. From large gatherings for ceremonies and celebrations, to small gathering under the open sky allow you to enjoy company of others in an intimate space.
Jacuzzi
Calm your senses and soothe your soul in the Jacuzzi
Sauana
Experience an invigorating and healthful sweat in the Sauna, which can accommodate up to 6 people.
Other Info

Booking Criteria
  • Guest Rooms are available for occupation by members and their Guests and members of the reciprocating Clubs and members of the other DHA Clubs. Out stationed Senior Armed Forces and Civilian Officers may be accommodated at the discretion of the Secretary DAC.
  • Maximum period of stay is restricted to 10 days, extendable up to four weeks subject to the approval from the competent authority and availability of Guest Room.
  • The guests of members will pay advance rent and final bill will be cleared at the time of checkout .Check out / In time is 1500 hrs.
  • Residents are responsible for any breakages in the Guest rooms.
  • Extra Mattress will be charged Rs.500/- per day.2nd matters Rs. 750/- per day
  • Rs. 15/- per Room per day will be charged as room boy charges.
  • 50% of the Room rent will be deposited in advance upon reservation of room and rest of the 50 % will be deposited at the time of check in.
About Us

Defence Authority Club is the first in the series of the clubs in DHA and was inaugurated by Lt Gen Jehanzeb Arbab, HJ, SJ Comd 5 corps on 22 Sep 1977.It enjoys its own name and popularity for its standard in general and for versatile variety of food, movie, tombola and periodical musical functions in particular. Dining facilities comparable to any good five star hotels are available in the club. The club is located in the central place of DHA and has easy access to all amenities and important places. .. Read More

Our Contact
 Central Avenue, Phase - II, Karachi (Near College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan & PTCL Telephone Exchange)
 92 21 35886401-5
 dha@dhakarachi.org
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