Patrick AFB Housing, Relocation, and Base Guide

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This article is part of "The Patrick AFB Online Relocation Package".


WELCOME TO PATRICK AFB FLORIDA, BREVARD COUNTY!


About Patrick Air Force Base:Patrick AFB is located on one of the outermost barrier islands in Brevard County FL. The whole area is colloquially know as the "Space Coast" The base is located just south of the world famous Cocoa Beach and just north of Satellite Beach, and is between the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Banana River to the west The base and the Canaveral Air Station cover roughly 2300 acres. Map of Patrick AFB.

In 1950 Patrick AFB was renamed for Major General Mason M. Patrick.  General Patrick had been Chief of the American Expeditionary Forces Air Services in World War I. The mission of Patrick Air Force Base is to provide combat capabilities through Eastern Range, launch, and expeditionary operations. Hence its motto: Control of the battlefield begins here.

*** CLICK HERE  FOR A VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE SURROUNDING PATRICK AFB AREA ***


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Upon Arriving:

The main gate is open 24 hours and is located on Highway A1A. Your first stop should be with your commander's support staff. If you arrive after hours or on a weekend, you may sign in at the 24 hour arrival point located in the lodging office in building 720.

All vehicles must be registered on Patrick AFB within 30 days of your arrival









Housing:

Military members with dependents who have orders to Patrick AFB or Cape Canaveral AFS, may apply for on base housing by completing form DD 1746. BAH covers rents, utilities, trash collections, and repairs. Military members are required to report to the housing office upon arrival.


Base Recreation:

Fitness & Sports Center
Building 545, (321) 494-6697/4947
Weight room, Aerobics, Lap Pool, Intramural sports

Outdoor Recreation
Bldg 345, (321) 494-2042
FAMCAMP is a camping facility located in the Survival Area of Patrick AFB, on the shores of the Banana River. There are five primitive campsites and 55 campsites with electric and water hookups. There are also laundry, toilet and shower facilities.

Manatee Cove Golf Course
Building 1500, (321) 494-7856
A scenic 18-hole golf course, par 72, is located between the Banana River and the Atlantic Ocean covering 260 acres.

Marina/Yacht Club
Marina@patrick.af.mil
Bldg 1493, (321) 494-7455
Membership dues are only $10 a month for regular members; widows and enlisted E4 and below pay only $5 a month, and you don't have to own a boat to be a member!

Rocket Lanes Bowling Center
Building 732, (321) 494-2958
ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY Fun, Sweat & Cheers Rate $1.50 per game - Bowl two games and get the third game FREE between 9:30 and 11:30 pm

Base Library
Building 722, (321) 494-6881

Arts & Crafts
Building 415 (mini mall), (321) 494-4270
Classes in Stamping, Framing, and Scrapbooking are available.

Youth Programs
Bldg 3656, (321) 494-4747
Youth Programs offers a number of Boys & Girls Club programs every day after school such as Power Hour (one-on-one homework assistance), Sports & Fitness, Project Learn, Club Tech, as well as weekly clubs

Auto Hobby Shop
Building 331, (321) 494-2537
This program offers a variety of activities and services for the automotive enthusiast.


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Riverside Dining Facility
Bldg 350 Manager: (321) 494-4248
Food Service Officer: (321)-494-6382
Dial A Menu, (321) 494-2845

The Tides
PATRICK AFB COLLOCATED CLUB
Bldg 967 (321) 494-4012

Ten Pin Café
Bldg 732 (321) 494-2959

Manatee Cove Golf Course
Snack Bar
Building 1500, (321) 494-3000

Lodging and Housing:

Space Coast Inn Lodging
Building 720, (321) 494-6590
FAX (321) 494-7597
Temporary Lodging Facilities:
1, 2 & 3 bedroom family units
Visiting Officer Quarters
Visiting Airmen Quarters
DV Quarters (Col 0-6, & E-9 +)

On Base Housing
(321) 494-2513

Off Base Housing
Pelican Coast
http://www.patrickfamilyhousing.com/
Leasing Office: (321) 777-8282
Pelican Coast is a luxury Family Housing Community in Satellite Beach, FL, serving the armed forces based at Patrick AFB. This community is part of the base housing privatization project.

If you are loking to purchase a home off base, you can visit my website's Patrick AFB Real Estate search page.
There you can search the entire Brevard County MLS or have new listings e-mailed to you.








Daycare and Job Opportunities:

Child Development Center
Bldg 946, (321) 494-7028
Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday
6:30 am-5:30 pm

NAF Human Resources
Building 415, (321) 494-8827, FAX (321) 494-9070

 

 

 

Other Important Numbers:

Patrick AFB Operator

(321) 494-1110
Personnel Locator
(321) 494-4542
Medical Clinic
(321) 494-8241
Pharmacy
(321) 494-2141
Base Exchange
(321) 799-1300
Commissary
(321) 494-5841


2009 BAH RATES for PATRICK AFB:

Rank

With Dependents

W/O Dependents

E1 - E4

$1108

$831

E5

$1184

$962

E6

$1463

$1097

E7

$1538

$1154

E8

$1620

$1239

E9

$1728

$1326

W-1

$1464

$1098

W-2

$1571

$1238

W-3

$1671

$1334

W-4

$1749

$1482

W-5

$1840

$1556

O1-E

$1554

$1184

O2-E

$1656

$1306

O3-E

$1763

$1463

O1

$1216

$1031

O2

$1457

$1158

O3

$1667

$1363

O4

$1878

$1545

O5

$2025

$1559

O6

$2042

$1671

   O7+

$2066

$1704

HERE ARE SOME LOCAL MILITARY DISCOUNTS OFFERED
BY MEMBERS OF THE COCOA BEACH AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:


AMERICAN EAGLE HURRICANE SHUTTERS & MANUFACTURING INC. -
1-866-437-0044.  Discount:  Free Estimates and 10 % Discount to Military.
ARMSTRONG CHIROPRACTIC:
1401 North Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931 (321) 783-4455. Discount: $20 for Adjustment to all military personnel.
CLARION HOTEL
- 260 East Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, Florida 32952 (321) 452-9462.  Discount:  Government Rates - Below Per Diem - with Government Identification (ID).
COURTYARD COCOA BEACH HOTEL
- 3435 North Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, Florida 32931 (321) 784-4800.  Discount:  Government Rates/Per Diem Limited Availability.  Packages and Special Offers available on our website: http://www.courtyardcocoabeach.com/HotelSpecialOffers.asp
HAMPTON INN COCOA BEACH HOTEL:
 3425 North Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach, Florida 32931 (321) 799-4099.  Discount:  Government Rates/Per Diem Limited Availability.  Packages and Special Offers available on our website: http://www.HamptonInncocoabeach.com/HotelSpecialOffers.asp
KOUNTRY KITCHEN
- 1115 N. Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island, (321) 459-3457.  10% Discount to Military.
MASSEY SERVICES
- 272 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne, Florida 32935 (321) 757-6666.  Discount: Offering $25 off of Pest & Lawn Services and $50 Off Termite Protection
PIRATE'S DINNER ADVENTURE
- 6400 Carrier Drive, Orlando, Florida 32819 1-800-866-2469.  Discount Tickets Available.
SUNCRUZ CASINOS
is offering a special package for Active Duty Military.  Free Hot Delicious Meal with complimentary boarding.  Show your military ID at ticketing to receive this offer.

 

 

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John S Murphy is a full-time REALTOR® with RE/MAX Elite in Melbourne, FL. He is also the creator of www.AmericanAirmanhomes.com, a website that specializes in PCS, DOD, and Civilian relocations to Patrick Air Force Base, FL. --- Doing a home search?  Visit his website and search the entire Brevard County MLS.


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This site is great.  I would like to see a link to find off base homes for rent. 

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