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Installation Overview --Eglin Air Force Base, Florida


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Temporary Lodging
Installation Overview --Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Eglin Inn Entrance

Photo courtesy U.S. Air Force

The Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF) at Eglin AFB has a 24-hour reception center located at the east end of the base near the Bowling Center. The Eglin AFB Lodging is located at 404 N 7th St, Valparaiso, FL 32542 and provides a wide variety of quarters available for use of active and retired military members, and Department of Defense civilians. The best way to finalize your TLA hotel selection is by direct communication with your sponsor and new unit. Reservations for transient quarters can be made at any time for personnel traveling on official government orders. Reservations are confirmed for on-base or contract off-base quarters within 72 hours of the reservation. Confirmed reservations for Space-A-Guests can be made 24 hours in advance for a 72 hour period, if space is available. Requests for space available guests can be made for those traveling on leave. The individual's sponsor can make reservations/requests by phone. Reservations can be made by calling 850-882-4534 (Commercial) or 872-4534 (DSN). Space permitting, inbound members can reserve temporary living quarters for up to 30 days. Ten Temporary Lodging Facility units are reserved for patrons with pets. There are also several kennels in the local area.

The Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF) can accommodate a family of five. Inbound and outbound PCS personnel have priority and may stay up to 30 days. These units can also be used by active duty on leave, retirees or TDY personnel on a space-available basis. Amenities The quarters have kitchen facilities, bedroom area, private bath and other conveniences. All quarters are non-smoking.

There are 171 Visiting Officer’s Quarters units, 151 Visiting Airman’s Quarters units, and 88 one, two, and three-bedroom Temporary Lodging Facility units. “Space available” customers may make reservations in advance of their arrival by calling the reservation desk.

Lodging has been awarded numerous Gold Key and Innkeeper Awards, and was awarded the Gold Award for Excellence in Training from the Educational Institute of the American Hotel & Motel Association.

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