Army Lodging Ansbach – Brainard Hall
Address: Urlas Housing, Bldg. 8152, Germany, 91522 Ansbach, Germany
Ansbach Army Lodging at Brainard Hall
The Army Lodging facility in Ansbach, Germany is located at Brainard Hall.
Ansbach Army Lodging Amenities
Brainard Hall has all of the modern amenities you would expect from a hotel. All suites have a full private kitchen which includes a dishwasher, microwave oven, refrigerator, coffee maker, sink, dinnerware, cookware and utensils. High speed internet connection WLAN and Wi-Fi. Keep in mind that Electricity is 220 volts only, so you will need International Power Adapters!
Room Amenities include:
- 2 flat screen LCD televisions in suites
- Queen-sized pillow top bed
- Suites have a table with 4 chairs, reclining chair or pull out couch
- Desks with power and internet connection
- Iron, Full size ironing board, Hair dryer, Private restroom with tub/shower
About Ansbach, Germany
Ansbach is a city in the German state of Bavaria, and is located about 25 miles southwest of Nuremberg and 90 miles north of Munich. After World War II, all of the German military installations were taken over by the U.S. Army. From 1971-1992 Ansbach was the home of the 1st Armored Division with headquarters in Hindenburg Kaserne.
About U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Ansbach Installations
BARTON BARRACKS: Barton Barracks is the command center of USAG Ansbach. Here are the USAG Ansbach Garrison Headquarters, vehicle registration, U.S. Customs, Civilian Personnel Advisory Center, Equal Employment Opportunity, Central Issue Facility, arts and crafts center, vehicle processing center (POV shipping), and the vehicle inspection station.
BISMARCK KASERNE: At Bismarck Kaserne there are the Von Steuben Community Center, Army Family Housing, bachelor officer/bachelor enlisted quarters, single Soldier housing unit, a movie theater, a car care center (auto parts store), and a gas station. Bismarck Kaserne is colocated with Katterbach Kaserne, from which German Federal Highway 14, commonly known as B14, separates it.
BLEIDORN KASERNE: Bleidorn Kaserne is made up of Army Family Housing, the garrison’s library, and the garrison’s live community theater, the Terrace Playhouse.
FRANKEN KASERNE: Franken Kaserne is located about 20 kilometers (12 miles) from the city of Ansbach in the direction of Storck Barracks, is situated near the towns of Munasiedlung and Marktbergel, and is used as a training.
KATTERBACH KASERNE: Katterbach Kaserne is where the Headquarters of the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade is located. Katterbach Kaserne is also the site of the Ansbach Community Central Processing Facility for in- and out-processing, a child development center and school age center, the garrison’s elementary school, the garrison’s middle/high school, a fitness center, a chapel, a U.S. post office, two banking facilities, a shoppette, medical and dental clinics, Army Family Housing, and much more.
SHIPTON KASERNE: Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation operates a recreation facility close to the entrance of Shipton Kaserne called Soldiers Lake. Soldiers Lake offers outdoor grills and facilities for picnics and is a favorite fishing spot for the USAG Ansbach community.
STORCK BARRACKS (ILLESHEIM): Storck Barracks is located approximately 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Ansbach and is adjacent to Illesheim. Storck Barracks also has an airfield to accommodate rotational aviation forces and is home to Theater Aviation Support Maintenance Overseas (TASM-O), and one of only two flight simulation building complexes in Europe. At Storck Barracks there is a fitness center, banking facility, Postal Service Center (the combined community mail room and U.S. Post Office), a gas station with shoppette, and the newly renovated Storck Recreation Center.
URLAS KASERNE: At what used to be a training area, Urlas Community has been repurposed and is now home to a new Post Exchange with food court, a new commissary, Military Clothing Sales, barber shop, dry cleaners, flower shop, Ansbach Army Lodge Brainard Hall, a gas station, an auto skills center with car wash and dog wash, and brand new townhouses.