Short term family accommodation

A group of properties across the UK are reserved for providing Service families with temporary self-catering accommodation when they need it most. All of the properties are furnished and are also available to veterans, MoD civilian employees and even your visiting friends and family. 

This type of accommodation is available for up to six months at a time and always includes a garden and free on-site parking. 

Paffard Close

What's available?

A two-bedroom flat that sleeps four in double and twin rooms. The property also includes a lounge/diner, kitchen and shower room.

A three-bedroom house that sleeps five in a double, a twin and a single room. The property also includes a lounge, dining room, kitchen, and shower room.

All STFA Properties have a garden and on-site parking. Free baby furniture and foldaway beds are available on request.



What's available?

Nine three-bedroom houses, each sleeping up to five people, offering fully equipped kitchens, colour TV/DVD player, laundry facilities and a payphone. Bedding is also provided.

Gas & Electric included. 

£55 per night minimum of 2 nights stay plus a £30 refundable deposit if the house is left clean and tidy. On a first-come, first-served basis.

CTCRM Lympstone

What's available?

3 fully-furnished 3-bedroom houses.

The accommodation is situated in Exmouth and Lympstone Village; the nearest shops are approximately 15 minutes walk away and most amenities can be found locally.

Cost £30 per night - Minimum stay three nights. The charges are reviewed on an annual basis.

Hirers are responsible for providing their own bed linen, towels and T-towels.


RMB Chivenor

What's available?

Available to all Serving and Retired personnel, MOD Civilians and their families. 

A two-bedroom house that sleeps four and a three-bedroom house that sleeps five. 

All accommodation is fully furnished and includes refrigerator, cooker, microwave, colour TV, quilts and pillows. 

Cost - inclusive of all Gas and Electric.  
Prices: £30 per night - minimum stay two nights.

Bookings not taken more than 3 months in advance. A deposit of £100 is required on booking.

No pets allowed. You will need to supply your own linen, towels and tea towels. 


Alternative options

Navy Mews

Three new single parent units in Dreadnaught Block, HMS Nelson, to give single serving parents the ideal environment to spend time and build relationships with their children when not away on deployment. 

For information on Navy Mews and properties in other areas across the UK, please contact RNRMW Information Support for details on 02392 728777.