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Lackland Air Force Base

San Antonio, TX
+1 954-655-0747
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BMT graduation

Our family traveled to TX for my son's BMT graduation. I was disappointed in the lack of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
tandmindiana
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Indiana
Graduation

The base is confusing. Wish more options for visiting friends. Nice set up for Boot Camp... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Adrienne B
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San Antonio, Texas
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Home to a well-known medical research facility and an important source of income for the community.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“basic training” (48 reviews)
“bmt graduation” (61 reviews)
“lackland afb” (39 reviews)
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San Antonio, TX
Far West Side
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+1 954-655-0747
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Reviewed yesterday

Our family traveled to TX for my son's BMT graduation. I was disappointed in the lack of information provided for parking and event locales. We often felt as if we were driving around in circles looking for our destination. One of my son's graduated from...More

Thank tandmindiana
Reviewed 6 days ago

The base is confusing. Wish more options for visiting friends. Nice set up for Boot Camp Graduation. Nice base.

Thank Adrienne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the Christmas holiday near Lackland due to my son graduating from JBSA Lackland. We had a great time walking around base and going in the exchange.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They put on an excellent graduation event, it's like a well oiled machine! Enjoyed our Airman's graduation and events.

Thank Dee M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lackland is like a little community with schools and a hospital. It is clean and easy to get around. The security is nice and helpful. There is plenty to eat and shopping is ample. They have a theater, bowling, salons and churches as well.

Thank projectmgr2016
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Base is huge, make sure your GPS is working! Very nice though. Be prepared to walk a long distance while visiting your airman.

Thank deborahcN4105RK
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

July was HOT in Texas! We live in Ohio so it was a bit of a shock to our systems. Lackland afb was huge! I really wasn't expecting it to be so large(my bad). Everyone was SO polite and it was as if we were...More

Thank michelehA9816EO
Reviewed 1 December 2017

My husband graduated from boot camp in 1962 from Lackland. We enjoyed a tour of the base from our son's friend and even attended the Airman's Retreat. Made me proud to be an American.

Thank roxie52017
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Having graduated from Lackland Basic training myself it was pure bliss to go back and see a friend do the same. The base is beautiful with a lot of activities to do. The Air Force puts on a fantastic Basic Training Graduation and is a...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 11 November 2017

New recruits start basic training here and progress to other training schools and fields. Our son was here

Thank Hugh H
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Janet L
2 December 2017|
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Response from snafudesert | Reviewed this property |
The best thing to do is call the base directory. The operator will direct your call. Most bases have areas to "store" these items but I don't think they offer any stations for hooking up electricity or water. If you're a... More
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travelgirl0838
6 November 2017|
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Response from Wilbert Q | Reviewed this property |
It is POSSIBLE to stay on base. The question is, do you qualify. And my best answer is that you should call Air Force Inns and ask them directly. I have NEVER been turned away, but I have heard others say they have. I think... More
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