Kanto Lodge


Yokota’s Kanto Lodge is one of PACAF’s largest hotel operations with over 130,000 personnel being housed in five on-base facilities each year!

We offer:

  • Guest services
  • Airport/base Transportation
  • Fitness center
  • Wi-Fi
  • Business center
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
  • Massage therapy
  • Mail
  • Vending & snacks
  • Souvenirs & sundries
  • Rickenbacker’s Coffee Shop

Hours & Contact Info


Phone: 224-2002 • 315-224-2002 DSN

Off base phone: 042-507-6534

Commercial from US: 011-81-42-507-6534

Location: Bldg. 15

Open 24 Hours Daily

Manager: Mr. Jose Lobo

Email: 374fss.lodging@us.af.mil

Unit 5119, Bldg. 15
APO AP 96328-5119

  • Visiting Quarters (VQ) – $70.00
  • Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF) – $77.00
  • Pet Friendly Temporary Lodging Facility – $77.00 + $10.00/day pet fee
  • Distinguished VQ’s (DVQ) – $79.00

Guest Services

The Kanto Lodge Guest Service desk is located in Bldg 15 and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Guest Services can also be reached by dialing DSN (315) 224-2002. If special assistance is needed, do not hesitate to ask our associates. They will do their best to accommodate guest needs.

Airport Transportation / Base Transportation

Visit Vehicle Operations page for the most up to date information regarding your transportation needs.

Fitness Center (in house)

Kanto Lodge provides a fitness center free to guests, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Age restriction is 16 years and older to access fitness rooms. Fitness rooms are available in the following facilites: building 15, (1st floor) and building 120, (1st floor).

Internet Service / Wireless Internet Service

Complimentary wireless internet is available in all guest rooms and common areas. Cyber Cafes are also available in the following locations: Bldg 4304 (TLF Tower), room 1012. Additional free Internet service is available at the Yujo Community Center, Samurai Cafe Military Dining Facility and the Base Library.

Business Center

A Business Center is located in building 15, next to Rickenbacker’s in the main lobby. Services include wireless internet access, internet computers and printer. For FAX services, consult a Guest Service Representative at the front desk.

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 in the Yokota Community Center and in the East Side Shoppette building. A coin-operated laundry is available on West Yokota next to the 374 CES Readiness building.

Massage Therapy Service

The Kanto Lodge now offers massage therapy for all ID Card holders! Hours of operation are Mon – Sat from 10am to 7pm, by appointment only. Yen and dollars accepted; gift certificates available. Call the Kanto Lodge for appointment information, 224-2002.


Mail can be delivered to the Lodging Office or held for guest arrival. Guests must pickup mail immediately upon notification. Personal mail can also be addressed to you at the following:

Your Name
General Delivery
APO AP, 96328-5000

Call the Post Office at DSN (315) 225-7220 for more information.

Vending and Snacks

Vending machines are conveniently located throughout our facilities. Additional snack items are also available at either the Front Desk or in our Retail Store in Bldg. 15.

Souvenirs and Sundries

Our Retail Store is located on the 1st Floor in Bldg 15. Choose from more than 120 unique local souvenirs, amenities, and apparels. The retail store also offers videos, DVDs, Xbox/PlayStation consoles, and games for rent. Board games and book swap program are also available. Open daily.

Rickenbacker's Coffee Shop

Hot coffee to go! Located in the Lobby of Bldg 15, Rickenbacker’s Coffee Shop offers barista-type service featuring Starbucks brand coffees. Also available is a full line of popular snacks, drinks, teas, pastries, fruits, salads, and sandwiches. Open daily.

Other Services Available

  • Loaner Items – Baby cribs and high chairs are available at no charge for lodging guests.
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Massage Service
  • Wake-Up Service
  • Parking

Space Available Reservations

Space-A reservations are based on first come, first served basis dependent upon season and occupancy. Space-A guests must possess a valid ID card and credit card upon check-in. Call 224-2002 to book a reservation.

Check Out

Check out time is 1100 hours. Checkout after 1100 must be coordinated in advance with lodging reservations. At that time, reservations will determine if a late check-out fee will be assessed.

Payment Methods

Kanto Lodge accepts cash, checks, MasterCard, and Visa for payment. All guests must provide a valid credit card upon check-in regardless of payment method used. Space-A guests require full payment upon check-in. For PCS or TDY guests staying longer than 15 days, payment must be made every 15 days until check-out. Consult Accounting & Finance for assistance with partial travel vouchers.

Payment Policy

For PCS or TDY guests, payments will be made in advance for the first 15 days of guest stay. Payments must be made every 15 days until check-out. Consult Accounting & Finance for assistance with partial travel vouchers.

For PCS or TDY guests staying longer than 15 days, payment must be made every 15 days until check-out. Consult Accounting & Finance for assistance with partial travel vouchers.

Smoking Policy

In accordance with Air Force Lodging Instructions, Kanto Lodge is a 100% non-smoking facility. Smoking is not permitted in any of the lodge’s rooms or public areas. To ensure the comfort of non-smoking guests, there is a $98 cleaning fee assessed to any guest who smokes in his or her room. Smoking in any lodging area is a direct violation of AFI 31-246. The guest may be asked to check out.

Pet Policy

Effective 1 October, 2016 the Kanto Lodge has 16 three-bedroom Pet TLFs available for use. An additional fee of $10 per night will be incurred if lodging with a pet(s). Limit is two pets per room unless waived by Installation Commander. 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.

*NOTE* Kanto Lodge Shuttle CANNOT provide transport of pets from the Passenger Terminal to main lodging or to/from East-side TLF towers. Please ensure personal transportation is attained prior to check-in.
If you reserve a Pet TLF room, please do not reserve one in Pet Boarding.

Weapons Policy

Weapons and ammunition are not permitted in any quarters.