By MyBaseGuide Staff Member

Temporary Lodging Facility

Fort MacArthur Inn is located in the city of San Pedro which is 20 miles South of Los Angeles AFB. The commercial toll free number is 888-AF-Lodge; the installation code is LOS or 567. The Front Desk is open seven days a week from 0600-2200 available to take reservations at 310-653-8296. If you arrive after 2200, your keys will be placed in a lockbox located to the right of the lobby entrance identified by your last name. The combination to access the contents of the lockbox will be the last four digits of the credit card used to hold the reservation. Inside the lockbox you will find your room key(s) registration form (please fill out and return to the front desk), receipt and a base map to assist you in locating your room. For after-hours assistance please call 310-653-3070.


Reservations can be made in several ways:

  1. Call Lodging directly at Comm: 310-653-8296, DSN: 633-8296
  2. Email fortmacarthurinn@gmail.com with requested dates
  3. Visit Dodlodging.com and make reservations online

Reservations for visiting Quarters can be made any time for personnel traveling on official government orders. Requests for space available guests can be made by traveling guests based on occupancy rate. Reservations can be made for a 72 hour period, if space is available. The individual's sponsor can also make reservations/requests by phone.

Please Note: Sponsor must be present during check-in @ front desk; also the sponsor must go through the base security to obtain passes for their guest(s) that does not have US DOD Military ID card. During lodging stay the sponsor must remain with their guest at all times for security reasons.


Pets are only allowed in TLF pet friendly rooms. Guests are required to present current proof of rabies shot record(s) for your pet (s) by fax, 310-653-8231, or e-mail, fortmacarthurinn@gmail.com, no later than 1800 (6pm) upon check-in date. Air Force Inns only allow dog(s) and/or cat(s). Guests are restricted to two pets per family. In conjunction with regular room rates an additional fee of $10.00 per night will be assessed. Please see the Pet Policy Agreement for more information for pet(s) stay.

Pets are not authorized in any of our non-pet friendly lodging rooms. Guests may be charged up to a $150.00 fee based on expenses incurred to return the room to available inventory for violating the no-pet policy.


Fort MacArthur Inn is smoke-free. This includes all guest rooms and common areas. Guests who violate this policy may be charged up to a $150 cleaning fee based on expenses incurred to return the room to available inventory for violating the no-smoking policy.

Check In

Normal Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. Guests may check earlier to see if rooms are available.

Facility Information

Computer equipment with Internet access is available in the lobby of building 37 at no cost to lodging guests. We also have WIFI in all of our buildings. PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO A/C IN ANY OF OUR GUEST ROOMS DUE TO THE TROPICAL CLIMATE.


Visiting Quarters (VQ) with 1 Queen Bed Rate $60.00 per night (Prices good through 30 Sep 2017)

  • Distinguishing Visiting Quarters - $69.00 per night one bedroom/ E9 and 06 above
  • Large Distinguishing Visiting Quarters - $75.00 per night two bedroom/ E9 and 07 above
  • TLF 1-bedroom with pull-out Queen Couch $63.00 per night
  • TLF 2-bedroom with pull-out Queen Couch $63.00 per night
  • TLF 3-bedroom with pull-out Queen Couch $63.00 per night

Family Lodging

Families PCSing to LAAFB will be assigned to the Temporary Living Facility (TLF). These units can accommodate a family of five. Inbound and outbound PCSing personnel have a priority and may stay up to 30 days. These units can also be used by active duty on leave, retirees or TDY personnel on a space-available basis. These quarters have kitchen facilities, a bedroom and a private bath, cable television, and WiFi. We also have (TLF-3) bedrooms that can accommodate a family of (6).

The maximum TLF stay for Priority 1 guests (members arriving/departing PCS, separating, or retiring, hospital outpatients, is 30 days if available. The general manager may adjust the maximum stay considering PCS and hospital outpatient demand for lodging to maximize TLF availability for Priority 1 guests.

Space-Available Reservations -- Lodging will accept and confirm reservations for Priority 2 (space available) guests according to the guidelines in AFI 34-135 Space-A Reservations for TLF can only be made up to 30 days in advance: Section: A copy of guest's government travel orders will be requested at check-in. Managers have the option to extend these windows if the opportunity exists based on seasonal occupancy. When all base quarters are occupied or reserved, the Lodging Office will provide commercial contract lodging.

Please visit us at our website, http://laafbforcesupport.com/fun-fitness-recreation/lodging/, for even more information.





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