FAQ


What is the access route from the nearest train station?
About a four-minute walk from Ningyocho Station (A5 Exit) on the Toei Asakusa Subway Line, Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line
See the details from here.
What is the access route from the nearest airport?
About 40 minutes to Ningyocho Station by Keikyu (directly connected to the Toei Asakusa Subway Line and the Asakusa Line)
See the details from here.
What is the access route from the nearest interchange (IC)?
About 5 minutes by car from the Hamacho Exit of the Shuto Expressway Circular Route
See the details from here.
Is car parking available?
There is a parking lot on the premises of the hotel. The parking lot is on a first-come-first-served basis. You cannot make a reservation. If the parking lot is fully occupied or your car cannot be parked because of the size, we will show you a coin-operated parking lot in the neighborhood.
Is bicycle parking available?
We are afraid that we have no parking spaces for bicycles.

Do you have an ice dispenser?
Yes. It's on the second floor
I would like to use a microwave.
Please feel free to use the microwave in the area with vending machines on the second floor.
Are there vending machines?
Yes. It's on the second floor
Do you have a coin laundry?
Yes. It's on the second floor
Is there a vending machine for cigarettes?
We have no cigarette vending machines in the hotel. Please buy cigarettes from the convenience store in front of our hotel.
Can I smoke inside the facilities?
Nonsmoking in all guestrooms and common spaces in the hotel building. Thank you for your understanding. (A smoking area is on the second floor.)
When and where can I have breakfast?
Breakfast is served in the guest lounge on the second floor from 7:00 to 10:00 (last call at 9:30) (1,500 yen/person excluding tax)
Do you have a restaurant?
We have no restaurant in this hotel.
Do you have a meeting room?
We have no meeting room in this hotel.
Are your facilities barrier-free?
Yes. The hotel building is step free, and a room with step-free access is available.

What are the amenities available in the guest rooms?
Please review here for more details.
What is VOD system?
VOD stands for video on demand. You can enjoy watching a variety of different foreign and Japanese films on 150 channels. (1,000 yen per night) (Fast-forward and rewind are available.)
Is it possible to use the internet at the hotel?
Wireless LAN (Wi-Fi standards) is available in the lobby. Also, both wired LAN and wireless LAN (Wi-Fi standards) are available in all guest rooms free of charge.
How are the rooms cleaned during the stay?
Housekeeping services are available from 10:00 to 13:00 during your stay.
After 13:00, our housekeeping services are unavailable. (Towels and amenities can be changed.)
If you need no housekeeping services, please let the reception desk personnel know in advance.
Is it possible to receive extra towels and amenities?
One additional towel and amenity items are available for free.
Subsequent items are available for charge
Is it permissible to hold a meeting with a non-hotel guest at the hotel?
For the hotel morale and security purposes,
we ask non-hotel guests to refrain from entering the guestrooms and guestroom hallways.
Please meet non-hotel guests in the lobby.
Are there rooms for 3 people to share?
It is available. Please contact us for details. (Tel: 03-5640-5489)
Are there rooms for women only?
We have no guest rooms only for women.
I have small children. Do I pay children's rate?
For each adult guest, one child under 12 years old can stay in the room free of charge.
* Please be aware that although there is no room charge for children, extra amenities such as towels and toothbrushes are not provided.
What are the check-in and check-out times?
Normally, check-in is after 3:00pm, and check-out is before 10:00am.
They vary by your reservation plan.
* If you have the Via Inn Members Card, check-out is before noon
(limited to reservations made by phone or on the internet).
Is early check-in available?
If you want early check-in (before 15:00), we will usually charge extra. However, we may not be able to offer a room depending on the reservation status. Contact us for details.
Is late check-out available?
Checkout is usually by 10:00. If you want late checkout, 1,000 yen per person per hour will be charged until 13:00. After 13:00, we will charge one night. (*We may not be able to offer a room depending on the reservation status on the day.)
Do you accept late check-in?
If you do not check in within two hours from the time you registered at the time of your reservation without prior notice, your reservation may be cancelled. If you arrive late, be sure to let us know in advance. We lock the automatic entrance door for the purpose of crime prevention from 1:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.. Please call the reception desk using the intercom at the entrance.
Is there a curfew?
We have no curfew at our hotel. However, the automatic entrance door is locked for the purpose of crime prevention from 1:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.. Please unlock the door with your guest room card key.
Can I stay with my pet?
Only service animals are allowed in the hotel.
Do you accept credit cards?
We accept VISA/JCB/AMEX/MasterCard/J-WEST.
How can I pre-pay for my invited guests?
Please pay prior to arrival at the hotel or by bank transfer.
Alternatively, please use the official reservation site to pay by a credit card.
Please notify the hotel if you are paying upon arrival or by bank transfer.
We are not liable for any fees incurred through bank transfer.
What kind of rental items do you have?
You can borrow the following.
  • Trouser press
  • Iron
  • Extension cord
  • LAN cable
  • Mobile phone charger
*The number of the above items is limited.
Do you have a crib?
We are sorry but we do not have any baby cribs. We also do not have bed guards or rails.
Do you have extra beds?
Extra beds are unavailable.
Do you offer fax service?
Yes.
We can accept them at the front desk
(shipping fees vary by the destination).
Do you offer copy / printing service?
Photocopies can be made at the front desk (please ask regarding cost).
However please be aware we are unable to provide a printing service using data from USB drives or email attachments.
Is there a computer connected to the internet in the hotel?
There is a computer in the lobby for the guests.
It can be used free of charge.
Do you have PCs to rent?
Computers are available for rent (1,000 yen).
The quantities are limited.
Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF reader are available.
Any other file format cannot be accommodated.
Do you offer relaxation services?
Relaxation massage is available for 6,000 yen/40 minutes (business hours: 15:00 to 0:00) and aroma esthetic for 11,000 yen/60 minutes (business hours: 15:00 to 4:00). Call the relaxation reception desk from your room.
Do you have dry cleaning / laundry service?
Laundry service is available. If you leave your laundry by 9:00 in the morning at the front desk, you can pick it up after 19:00 on the same day at the front desk.
(Our laundry service is not available on Sundays, national holidays, and New Year's holidays.)
Do you offer room service?
We do not offer room service.
Can I get some cold medicine?
We do not offer medication because it is against the law.
Please bring them with you, or purchase them at the pharmacy.
Can I send items from the hotel?
Yes, at the front desk (Yamato).
* We do not accept shipping with special handling like Time Service or Cool Bin.
Do you offer baggage check service after the check-in / check-out?
Yes.
We can keep your luggage on the check-in or check-out day.
We do not hold belongings without a hotel reservation, valuables or fragile items, or items that require specific temperature storage (refrigerated or frozen).
I would like to send my luggage ahead of time.
Please send to the hotel.
We can keep it until the day of your check-in.
* Please be sure to include the name of the guest (in Katakana).
We do not accept cash, valuables, fragile items, things that require special temperature storage,
or cash on delivery shipments.
Can you keep my valuables?
Yes.
They will be sealed in a valuable's bag and placed in the hotel's safe.
We may not be able to accommodate your request,
depending on the size or the nature of the items.
Can you exchange Japanese Yen?
You can change money at the automatic change machine or at the reception desk.
Can you exchange foreign currency?
We do not offer foreign currency exchange.
Can you issue a receipt in a company name?
It is possible to address it to a company.
If paying at the time of check-in, we ask for payment to be made on the automated machine.
The receipt will be generated by the machine.
Hand-written receipt can be generated upon request.
Can I use the China Union Pay Card?
It can be used for payment upon check-in.
Payment with China Union Pay Card can be processed at the front desk (it is not accepted by the automated machine). However, please be aware that it is not accepted by other facilities inside the hotel
Do you have staff that speak languages other than Japanese?
There are some staff members who can speak English and Chinese other than Japanese. (They are not always available.)

What are the recommended restaurants near the hotel?
The hotel has prepared a gourmet map for nearby restaurants,
so please ask the front desk for more information.
Does the hotel have a convenience store or rental cars available?
There is a convenience store, Seven Eleven, within a one-minute walk from the hotel.
What should I do to get to know the nearby tourist sights?
Please visit the website of the Chuo City Tourism Association.
See the details from here
What is the nearby government administration office or public facilities?
Chuo City Office
Train: About a five-minute walk from Tsukiji Station on the Hibiya Line

I made a reservation online and I haven't received a confirmation email.
Please set up to accept email from nihonbashi-n@viainn.com.
Our mail may be sorted as junk mail, so check the junk mail folder.
I want to review, change, or cancel my online reservation.
Please review, change, or cancel your reservation from the links below.
Reservation Confirmation Form
Is there a cancellation fee?
Based on our hotel accommodation contract,
the fee is 20% on the day before the arrival date, 80% on the arrival date,
and 100% if we do not receive a notification from you (no-show).
※There may be additional stipulations depending on plan, reservation method,
and group reservations of 15 guests or more, so please verify with the hotel you are reserving.
Can I sign up on a cancellation wait-list?
We do not offer wait-lists for cancelled reservations.
We can provide the latest information on room availability,
so please contact your desired hotel directly.
Can I make reservations by email?
We do not offer reservations through email.
We apologize, but please use the room reservation system website or contact the hotel by telephone.

Do you accept guide dogs in the hotel room?
Yes, you may bring your guide dog during your stay at Via Inn.
Though if you wish to do so, we kindly ask you to notify us before your stay.
Do I have to present my passport when checking in?
Yes, we are required by Japanese law to have
"foreign nationals who do not possess a valid Japanese address" provide their nationality and passport number,
as well as their passport for photocopying, in addition to providing their full name,
home address, and occupation when checking in.
We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.