California

Northern California Bases  |  Southern California Bases

For retired military traveling for leisure or adventure, and active duty traveling on leave, this is your one-stop travel resource for Space-A flights, Space-A lodging, military recreational lodging, military travel specials and commercial travel discounts.  This site is designed to service our traveling military families, including Active Duty, Retired, Reserve and dependents in your search for Space-A travel.  If you have a Department of Defense (DOD) ID card then you can take advantage of these Space-A travel opportunities and the other Military-Only-Travel deals on these pages.

Northern California Bases

B.T. Collins Reserve Center

Sacramento, CA

Beale Air Force Base

8 miles east of Marysville, CA

 Fort Hunter Liggett

Jolon, CA

Moffett Federal Airfield/NASA

Between Mountain View and Sunnyvale, CA

Monterey Naval Postgraduate School

Monterey, CA

Mountain Warfare Training Center

21 miles N.W. of Bridgeport, CA

Novato Temp Quarters for USCG Base Alameda

Novato, CA

Coast Guard Training Center – Petaluma

Petaluma, CA

Presidio Of Monterey

Monterey, CA

Sierra Army Depot

near Herlong, CA

Travis Air Force Base

east of Fairfield, CA

Vandenberg Air Force Base

9 miles N.W. of Lompoc, CA

Southern California Bases

Barstow Marine Corps Logistics Base

Barstow, CA

Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base

Near Oceanside, CA 

Camp San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, CA

Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake

Closest city Ridgecrest, CA

Camp Roberts

Nearest city Paso Robles, CA

Naval Amphibious Base Coronado

Across bay from San Diego

Edwards Air Force Base

22 miles N.E. of Lancaster, CA

El Centro Naval Air Facility

El Centro, CA

Fort Irwin National Training Center

37 miles northeast of Barstow

Fort MacArthur

San Pedro, CA

Lemoore Naval Air Station

Lemoore, CA

Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base

Los Alamitos, CA

Los Angeles Air Force Base

El Segundo, CA

March Joint Air Reserve Base

Near Riverside, CA

Miramar Marine Corps Air Station

Miramar, CA

North Island Naval Air Station

across bay from San Diego, CA

ASW Training Center – Pt. Loma Naval Base

San Diego, CA

Submarine Base –           Pt. Loma Naval Base

San Diego, CA

Point Mugu Naval Air Station

Pt. Mugu, CA

Port Hueneme Naval (SeaBee) Center

Port Hueneme, CA

San Diego Marine Corps Recruit Depot

San Diego, CA

Twentynine Palms Marine Corps Base

Twentynine Palms ,CA

Room Reviews:

Fort MacArthur, May 2013 – Fairly typical TLF lodging, one bedroom suite with separate sitting/living room/kitchen area.  Kitchen is full-service with micro wave, refrigerator and stove/oven combination, all pots & pans, cutlery and dishware.  Small base with a mini-mart.  $55 per night.

MCLB Barstow, May 2013 – Converted old style BOQ with bedroom on one side and a living room, kitchen area on the other side with a bathroom/shower in between the rooms.  Must pass through the bathroom to access the opposite side.  Very roomy and comfortable, air conditioned.  Full service kitchen with micro wave, refrigerator and stove/oven combination, all pots & pans, cutlery and dishware.  Restaurant & commissary in walking distance, gas station and mini-mart available.  $49 per night.

Big Bear Recreation Area, May 2013 – About a dozen identical cabins, can sleep 4-6 persons.  One bedroom downstairs with 1 queen bed and one bedroom upstairs with 2 queen beds.   Very comfortable and cozy living room/dining area with a working fireplace.  Kitchen has micro wave, refrigerator and stove/oven combination, all pots & pans, cutlery and dishware.  $75 per night mid-week.