How can you make a reservation for lodging at Yokota Air Base?Yokota's Lodging Operation, the Kanto Lodge, is one of PACAF's largest hotel operations. Each year over 130,000 people are housed in the Kanto Lodge's six, on-base facilities.
As Yokota is the main aerial port of Western Pacific, it consistently operates at 96 to 100 percent occupancy. Most permanent change in station, or PCS, personnel and their families coming in and leaving Yokota Air Base stay at the Kanto Lodge's temporarily lodging facilities. Meeting the mission needs of the 374th Airlift Wing and the assorted tenant units, this provides constant challenges for the lodging staff. Frequent guests include a Strategic Intra-theatre Deployment (SID) mission consisting of aircrews and the 517th Air Logistics Squadron, which directly support the base's flying mission. The Kanto Lodge accommodates over one hundred Air Mobility Command aircrews and over one hundred distinguished visitors each month. The lodging staff consistently meets the needs of area exercises, conferences and training at Yokota.
It is advised that new members of the Yokota community immediately visit the family housing office upon arrival.
The Kanto Lodge front desk is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It can be reached by dialing DSN (315) 224-2000/2002. The Front Desk in building 15 offers several services to our guests. If you need special assistance, please ask our associates. They will assist you if at all possible.
Baby cribs and high chairs are available at no charge for lodging guests. To check out these items, contact the front desk at DSN (315) 224-2002.
Check in is at 1400 hours. If need a room earlier, you can call the Front Desk for an available room.
Check out time is 1100 hours. Checkout after 1100 must be coordinated in advance with Lodging Reservations. At that time, Reservations will determine if an additional night stay will be assessed per AFI 34-246.
Visiting Officer Quarters/Visiting Quarters (VQs) $60.00
Visiting Airman Quarters (VAQs) $44.00
Temporary Lodging Facilities (TLFs) (all sizes) $63.00
Distinguished VQs (all DVs) $69.00
Large Distinguished VQs $75.00
The Kanto Lodge accepts cash, checks, Master Card and Visa for payment. ATM machines are available in front of the Community Bank, outside the drycleaner's building on the west side of Yokota AB, East Shoppette and Enlisted Club. Local currency may be exchanged at the Officers' and Enlisted Clubs, Community Bank and ATM machines. Advance payment is required at check-in. For long-term guests staying 15 days or more, payment must be made upon check-in and every 15 days thereafter. Partial travel vouchers can be submitted to the Yokota Finance Office for reimbursement. We now offer an ATM machine in the Kanto Lodge, Bldg. 15, Lobby.
In accordance with Air Force Lodging Instructions, the Kanto Lodge is a 100 percent non-smoking facility. Smoking is not permitted in any of the Lodge's rooms or public areas. To ensure the comfort of our non-smoking guests, there is a $98 cleaning fee assessed to any guest that smokes in his or her room. Smoking in any lodging area is a direct violation of AFI 34-246 and the guest may be asked to check out.
Effective 1 May 2016, Kanto Lodge will designate 8 3-bedroom TLF units as Pet Friendly. An additional fee of $10 per night will be incurred for this service. To make a reservation, shot records must be sent in advance or shown upon arrival. Additionally, a form will be signed upon arrival stating your responsibilities as the pet owner. The pet limit is two unless a signed waiver is present. In such a case, the pet owner must provide a reliable kennel for the animal to be housed in when owner's are not present.
Vending machines are conveniently located in the laundry rooms or vending rooms in all of our facilities. Additional items are also available at either the Lodging front desk or our Retail Store in Bldg. 15.
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning
Washers and dryers are available in all buildings. Their use is free of charge. Dry-cleaning and laundry service is available inside the Yokota Community Center and on the east side in Tower 4300 as well as on the west side of the base. A coin-operated laundry facility is available on the west side next to the AAFES car lot.
Weapons and ammunition are not permitted in any quarters. Please contact Security Forces upon arrival for your weapon to be stored in the armory at 225-7227.
Mail cannot be delivered to the Lodging Office or held for guest arrival. Mail can be addressed to you at the following:
your rank, name
APO AP, 96328-5000
Call the Post Office at DSN (315) 225-7220 for more information.
The Kanto Lodge Retail store is located on the first floor of the Kanto Lodge. It offers sundries, souvenirs and apparel items. For your shopping convenience, the beautiful Japanese prints and artwork that adorn our lobby and hallways are for sale. Ask our staff in the retail store for details. Also available to Kanto Lodge guests are videos for rental and a book swap. The retail store is open daily from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Beauty and Barbershops
Beauty and Barbershops are located throughout base. Barbershops are located in the Officers' Club (DSN (315) 225-8433), the Enlisted Club (DSN (315) 227-8829), the Yokota Community Center (DSN (315) 225-8430) and the East Side Shoppette building (DSN (315) 225-8993). Beauty Shops are located in the Yokota Community Center (DSN (315) 225-8379) and the East Side Shoppette building (DSN (315) 225-3834).
Free Internet service is available in the Kanto Lodge for lodging guests. In addition, free password protected wireless service in the lobby area of the Kanto Lodge, Bldg. 15 is available to guest of the Kanto Lodge. Please contact the Front Desk for more information at 224-2002.