Japan Coronavirus: Room for Rescue Project Provides Free Accommodation to Foreigners Who Can’t Get Home

01.May.2020 | SPOT

With flights cancelled around the world, it is becoming increasingly harder for foreigners to return home from Japan, resulting in them being forced to change their plans, extend their stay, and live every day in stress and uncertainty. To lend a helping hand to foreign travellers in this stressful time, three accommodation companies Slacktide Co., Ltd, Shared Value Co.,Ltd. and Life Bonds, LLC, who manage Kaname Inn Tatemachi, Sakura Cross Hotel and BONDS HOUSE respectively, have launched a joint accommodation project called “Room for Rescue” which provides free accommodation to international visitors who cannot return home as a result of the current travel restrictions.

This collaborative project was launched to ensure that foreign travellers don’t feel like their trip to Japan was a bad experience, which could be a reason to avoid visiting Japan again in the future and heavily impact the tourism industry.

Tokyo:BONDS HOUSE

Tokyo:Sakura Cross Hotel

Kanazawa: KANAME INN

Currently, three accommodations in Tokyo and one in Kanazawa have opened their doors to stranded foreigners.

 

Room for Rescue: Request a Room

https://kaname-inn.com/room-for-rescue/

 

To apply for a room, you need a valid visa and a cancelled flight ticket which meets Room for Rescue’s criteria. For more information, please refer to the application page. The Room for Rescue project is also looking for more accommodations to join the fight against coronavirus and open their doors to stranded foreigners. If you own an accommodation in Japan and want to help foreign travellers, please apply using the link below.

 

Become Part of Room for Rescue (for accommodation owners)
https://kaname-inn.com/room-for-rescue/contact/

 

If you are an individual who wants to support this project, please consider donating via their crowdfunding page mentioned in the information section below.

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