Wounded, Ill and Injured
This 153 suite, wounded, ill and injured (WII) ADA-compliant duplex, provides WII with a two-bedroom suite that includes a kitchenette, washer and dryer and a lounge area, which allows outpatients a place to stay with a non-medical attendant. Featured within Tranquility Hall is Austin’s Playroom, a drop-in child activity center that provides certified childcare for not only those staying in the barracks, but to personnel in need of temporary child care while at medical appointments. Food service is offered at Tranquility Hall in the Warrior Café, daily from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
UNACCOMPANIED HOUSING E1-E4
Mercy Hall provides 98 permanent party single bedrooms, a laundry room, a lounge area and a satellite Liberty Zone. Mercy Hall has a tranquil patio area where residents can take in fresh air or chat with others. It is also located very close to the medical center and the brand new Navy Exchange (NEX) shopping facility.
Comfort and Solace Hall
Built in 1986 and 1993 respectively, Comfort and Solace Halls offer unaccompanied enlisted quarters for E-4 and below with underground parking for 60 vehicles.
The five Fisher Houses at NSAB – the most on one base within the DOD system – provide additional lodging to WII and their family members. Sixty-eight handicapped suites, 20 of which are private, offer a place to stay at no cost while loved ones are receiving treatment. Patients who are medically cleared may also stay at the Fisher Houses. Each includes a common area, communal dining, family rooms and play rooms for children.
NAVY GATEWAY INNS & SUITES
Navy Gateway Inns & Suites, the priority-one official government lodging for DOD travelers, is available to provide on-base, stellar lodging accommodations and services at an affordable rate. Offering 162 well-appointed guest rooms made up of standard, single queen rooms as well as 2-bedroom suites. Authorized patrons include Active Duty (all branches of service) and their families, DOD Civilians, Reservists, National Guard, and Retirees. Reservations available by contacting (877) NAVY BED or www.dodlodging.net.
Operating under the Navy Exchange Service Command, the Navy Lodge Bethesda offers 106 guest rooms. Authorized patrons include all branches of military service and their families, Department of Defense civilians, Reservists/National Guard, International Military and Retirees. Advance reservations are accepted for those traveling on Temporary Duty, Medical, Permanent Change of Station or Invitational Travel Orders.
Active Duty and Civilian Housing Referral Office
NSAB’s family housing office is located in Building 17B, 3rd floor in Suite 3D. This housing office maintains extensive lists of properties for rent, including single family homes, town homes, condos, and apartments as well as shared rooms and local hotel information. In addition, the Rental Partnership Program (RPP) allows active duty service members to move into participating apartment communities without paying a security deposit and application fee. Rent is provided at a discounted price. Contact the housing office at 301-295-6564 or 1-800-295-6564 for additional information and a list of participating communities. Housing information can also be obtained at www.housing.navy.mil. New personnel should keep in mind that parking on the installation is limited and that they may want to test commuter routes and options before choosing a home.
NSAB does not have on-base housing. There are several on-base housing locations in the National District Washington (NDW) region. These locations include:
Bellevue (Lincoln Military Housing): 188, two- and three-bedroom town homes for enlisted personnel.
Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (Hunt-Pinnacle Military Housing): two-, three- and four bedroom townhomes and houses for enlisted and officers.
Glen Haven (Balfour Beatty Military Housing): three- and four-bedroom apartments for E6 and below, and three- and four-bedroom town homes for E7 and higher, including officers.
Liberty Park (AMC East Communities): two-, three- and four-bedroom town-homes and single family homes for both enlisted and officers.
Corvias Military Living: two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom. Town-homes and single family homes for enlisted and officers.
The Village of Belvoir (The Michaels Org): two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom home across 15 distinct villages able to house both enlisted and officers.
Assignments for service members should be made on DOD Form 1746, and submitted with your PCS orders, dependent information and the detachment endorsement from your last duty station. The service member’s application may be faxed, mailed, or hand carried to NSAB’s family housing office or it may be provided directly to the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Family Housing Office at 2691 Mitscher Road SW, Bldg. 414, Suite 100, Anacostia Annex, DC 20373. The JBAB Family Housing Office number is 202-433-0346 and the fax number is 202-433-0587. The toll free number is 800-210-0139. The JBAB Family Housing Office handles all assignments for the Bellevue and JBAB area on-base housing and Balfour Beatty handles the Glen Haven area and can be reached at 301-649-9700 or fax number 301-649-7725. The Village at Belvoir can be reached at 703-619-3877 and Liberty Park can be reached at 301-736-8082. The Navy Family Housing Annex Welcome Center office handles all assignments to Navy quarters (on-base housing) in the NDW region. Unaccompanied Housing (UH) information is supplied by NSAB upon check-in. For more information, call 301-295-5855.