Frequently Asked Questions
- How do I get to Fort A.P. Hill, VA?
Fort A.P. Hill is located within the boundaries of Caroline County, a largely rural county of great natural beauty, dotted with farms, woodlands and waters. Caroline County is located in the northeastern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Situated along the I-95 corridor, Caroline sits roughly midway between Richmond and Washington, DC. Norfolk and the Port of Hampton Roads are approximately 110 miles to the southeast. The county has 549 square miles of land. The Town of Bowling Green, located approximately in the center of the county, serves as the county seat. Bowling Green is 72 miles south of Washington, DC, 20 miles south of Fredericksburg, 108 miles southeast of Baltimore, MD, and 35 miles north of Richmond. It serves as the professional and service hub of Caroline County and is the community located closest to Fort A.P. Hill’s main entrance and permanent staff office complex. The county’s smaller incorporated town, Port Royal, lies approximately 11 miles northeast of Bowling Green, on the Rappahannock River. Communities and counties surrounding Fort A.P. Hill have a lengthy history of support for the post and the valuable mission it fulfills for our nation.
- How do I make a change in my lodging reservation?
To make any changes to a current reservation, you must contact the Lodging Reservation Desk at +1 (804)633-8335. All cabins and cottages, except for the Lodge, have 24 hours cancellation policy. The Lodge can only be cancelled up to 2 weeks before the reservation is to occur.
- Who can stay with me?
Please contact the lodging reservation desk at +1 (804)633-8335 for details.
- What is the weather like?
The weather in Bowling Green, VA can change very quickly. To keep up-to-date on the current weather conditions please go to the National Weather Service’s site.
- Can I bring my pet with me?
We have a “no pets allowed” policy for all of the recreational lodging facilities and also if you are renting a camper from outdoor recreation. Pets are welcomed if you are using your own camper inside the RV Park. Those pets must remain on a leash at all times, and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets.
- Is there internet access/WI-FI?
We do have internet access inside our buildings and rooms, except for the Lodge. Contact the lodging office at +1 (804)633-8335 for details.
- What if Lodging is all booked?
We have contracts with several off post lodging facilities to set aside rooms. Please contact the lodging reservation desk at +1 (804)633-8335 for a complete listing.
- Can I ride my horse on Fort A.P. Hill?
Horseback riding on Fort A.P. Hill is prohibited.
- Is there a place to do laundry on post?
Yes, there is laundry site in the RV Service Center. You must first obtain the access code from the lodging office. Please contact the lodging reservation desk at +1 (804)633-8335.