There are two contact houses in Aldershot Garrison. The first, 1 Imjin Close (3-bed) is situated in Waterloo Park in South Aldershot and the second, 6 Rimbault Close (3-bed) is situated on the Cleveland Estate in North Aldershot. These properties are comfortably furnished to holiday standards with enclosed gardens to rear.
Open all year round, priority 1 is given to estranged soldiers who wish to exercise visiting rights with their children. Priority 2 can be used for hospital or medical reasons, or court appearances and Priority 3 can be used for recreational visits for families and friends.
Deposits and Charges
No booking will be confirmed until a minimum deposit of £30.00 has been paid, plus a £60 cleaning deposit which is refundable on departure. Charges have been set to cover costs such as electricity, gas, laundry, TV licence, cleaning materials and the hiring of a locally employed cleaner. All bedding is provided. The contact house may be rented at a cost of £30.00 for the first night and £26.00 on consecutive nights. All that is asked is that you leave the house as you find it. The full rent (less deposit) is to be paid upon collection of keys.
Bookings may be made by any serving soldier, or a bona fida unit military representative. To make a booking, contact:
Matthews House – South Aldershot
Tel: 07584 800849
Timmis House – North Aldershot
Tel: 07584 800848