GSA Lodging

GSA partners with the lodging industry to provide federal travelers with Federal Travel Regulation (FTR) compliant accommodations that are at or below per diem, both within and outside of the Continental United States.

Monthly webinars available

Beginning August 17th, 2022, the GSA Lodging team is holding a Governmentwide Lodging Solutions Webinar on the third Wednesday of each month at 3pm EST. Covered programs include: FedRooms, Long Term Lodging, and Emergency Lodging Services. Learn how to use these programs, what their benefits are, and much more. You'll also have the opportunity to ask questions and talk with the program managers. Email us for an invitation.

Temporary Duty Travel (1-29 Nights)

FedRooms® provides Federal Travel Regulation (FTR)-compliant hotel accommodations at or below per diem with standardized amenities for federal government travelers while on official business.

FedRooms® rates are available through all of the government's preferred booking channels: SAP ConcurGov, E2 Solutions, the Defense Travel System, MyTravel (Formerly known as Defense Travel Modernization – DTM), and agency preferred Travel Management Companies.

Long Term Lodging (30+ nights)

Long Term Lodging, under the Transportation, Delivery and Relocation Solutions Schedule 48 provides accommodations for temporary, permanent employee relocation, or extended training. Properties include apartments, buildings and condominiums that are furnished with the amenities and comforts of home.

Emergency Lodging Services

Emergency Lodging Services (ELS) provides temporary or emergency lodging accommodations in support of emergencies and/or disasters. The service has recently been expanded to meet lodging needs for National Security Special Events like the Superbowl and the Papal visit. The ELS Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) offers accommodations, housing, and ancillary services for federal agencies, state and local governments, and first responders. The BPA may be utilized for relief/emergency support personnel, displaced emergency/disaster victims, and Continuity of Operations (COOP) events.

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Last Reviewed: 2022-08-11