Scott Air Force Base – Visitor’s Quarters
This six-story, 284-room Visiting Quarters replaces five outdated buildings slated for demolition. Guest rooms are similar to common hotel rooms in size and function with a bedroom, desk, closet, chair and cabinets that house a refrigerator and microwave. The Business Suites are larger and have space for an additional sitting area, as well as a washer/dryer unit in the bathroom. Functionally, the facility includes guest rooms, Rickenbacher coffee shop, small sundries retail, fitness center, conference/training rooms, administration spaces, luggage storage, business center lobby lounge, outdoor patio and on-site laundry for linens/housekeeping. The facility is designed to achieve LEED Silver certification with 42 of the required 50 credits earned by the project design.
US Department of the Air Force
At a glance
LEED silver certified
Officers quarters have an additional seating area
The suites are located on the top floor to provide superior views
Concept design through final design