Located on the beach in beautiful Carlsbad, California, the Army and Navy Academy is the perfect venue for your next group gathering, family reunion, adult conference, church retreat, or youth sports camp. Our campus is available for groups of all sizes and we have different facilities to meet every need. Come enjoy all we have to offer!
Lodging: Army and Navy Academy (ANA) offers a variety of dormitory and cottage style lodging options which can be tailored for each individual group. Guests stay in double or triple occupancy rooms furnished with a bed, desk, clothing shelves, and a closet. As an additional paid service, groups are also able to request linens (sheets, blankets, pillows,) be provided during their stay for an additional fee.
Facilities: Lodging at ANA includes access to the different facilities available on campus. Customize your visit to include use of our: swimming pool, beach, gymnasium, tennis courts, roller rink, chapel, classrooms, library, or oceanfront recreation center. We also offer guests the use of our lighted turf field, and the Duffield Sports Pavilion, which includes a full size gym, wrestling room, and weight room.
Food Service: Meals will be prepared by professional kitchen staff and served cafeteria style in our campus dining hall with seating for up to 380 people. Starting with dinner on day of arrival each group has the option of scheduling three meals per day during their stay. Every meal includes a hot entree, fresh fruit, extensive salad bar, sandwich bar, and access to our beverage station. As a meal replacement or special event, groups are able to request a beachside BBQ allowing them to take advantage of our location and enjoy the ocean views and sunset. Customized menus for a group’s time on campus can be provided upon request. Most special diets and special meals requests can be accommodated with prior arrangements.
Cadet Store: Our Cadet store features snacks, sundries, shirts and other apparel. It also stocks basic supplies and toiletries. The Cadet store has a modified schedule during the summer, so please check in advance for hours of operation.
Reservations: In order to reserve dates on our group calendar please contact David Johnson, Assistant Recreation Director, by phone at 760.434.7564 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please beware that our calendar fills quickly.
Supervision: ANA has security on campus 24 hours a day; however group leaders are responsible for the supervision and behavior of their guests and program participants at all times. The recommended staff to participant ratio is 1:10 and ANA requires background checks for all supervisory staff.
Questions: We are happy to answer any questions about our rental of facilities, summer programs, or any other concern. Please call us at 760.434.7564.