Perhaps it’s digging your toes into warm, white sand and listening to the ocean’s gentle rolling surf. It could be the exhilaration of nonstop activity and the promise of adventure at every turn. Or maybe it’s just taking a “time-out” from everyday life to relax, recharge and reconnect with those you love.
Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) resorts provide an array of affordable, wholesome vacation opportunities exclusively to our brave service members, their families and other authorized patrons of the Total Defense Force. At AFRC resorts, we’re focused on providing world-class service and assuring that our guests experience the vacation of a lifetime.
Whether it’s strolling barefoot on the alabaster shores of Hawaii, exploring medieval European castles, discoveringthe enchantment of the Magic Kingdom, or exploring the exotic city of Seoul your perfect paradise awaits.
Aloha from Waikiki Beach, Honolulu Hawaii and home to the 'House of the Warrior'. Since the grand opening in 1975 along with a major expansion in 1991, The Hale Koa's mission has remained unchanged: "To operate a first class hotel and recreation facility at affordable prices for military members and their families." Over one million guests make this their vacation paradise yearly.
Welcome to the Land of the Morning Calm in Seoul, Korea. Supporting the Yongsan military community, Dragon Hill Lodge has a myriad of services including a first class fitness and health club, restaurants, lounges, and a speciality shopping mall. The hotel is a pleasant escape from the bustle and excitment of downtown Seoul.
Located on Walt Disney World Resort in central Florida. Imagine a peaceful wooded setting surrounding 586 oversized guest rooms, cascading waterfalls, lush tropical gardens, spectacular views from private patios and balconies amid stunning sunrises. With diverse dining options, championship golf, plenty of kids activities and a premier location on WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort, Shades of Green has all you are looking for in a totally relaxing vacation destination.
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Edelweiss Lodge and Resort authorized patrons include the following personnel (subject to stipulations on the RESERVATION ELIGIBILITY PAGE). Active-duty military members in EUCOM, military retirees (click here for details), military reservists in EUCOM, national guardsmen in EUCOM, current Department of Defense civilian employees assigned to EUCOM, foreign military currently on orders assigned to a U.S. military installation and the family members of authorized patrons. NATO military members with a USAREUR installation pass and AE FORM 600-700 are eligible to stay at the Edelweiss Resort.
Edelweiss Lodge and Resort patronage is governed by Department of Defense Instruction 1015.10 (Programs for Military Morale, Welfare, and Recreation). A room reserved with multiple sponsors should be reserved based on the highest ranking sponsor. Guests with both retired and civilian status living in Europe, must reserve based on the civilian rank. Room rates may change upon check-in based on sponsors rank. A maximum of three rooms can be reserved per authorized sponsor. *For a complete eligibility listing, please read RESERVATION ELIGIBILITY PAGE.
If you do not find room availability on your desired dates, please contact our Vacation Planning Center by email or phone.