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Quest On The Terrace
Ranked #12 of 48 Wellington B&B and Inns
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2014 via mobile

We prebooked through Booking.com and on our way read some reviews when I joined this site. Thought we had made a mistake.....but. Reception area is quite basic and staff did their job well enough. The walk up from the car park to the ground floor lifts was not too easy with narrow stairs. The room was well appointed and clean. Pleasant surprise finding a washing machine/drier in the room and full oven, stove. Great value for money. Will definately stay here again. Only sad note is the rain "falling" side ways outside.

Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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    3 of 5 bubbles
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    2.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3 of 5 bubbles
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    2.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3 of 5 bubbles
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Cummins, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

Location good. But rooms have poor ventilation and not air con, goodness knows how anyone can stay here when it is warm weather. Got no sleep due to traffic and rubbish collection noise throughout the night. Staff helpful but overall place was tired and overpriced I am sure there is better around for the money.

Stayed December 2013
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Canberra, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2013

Here for business. This one was booked for me by someone else. Mental note: check bookings before getting on plane. I think the other comments say it all. Great view of the scaffolding and noisy highway...

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled on business
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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2013

The Quest is in an excellent location, central to everything and only a few minutes walk into town

We were there for a girls weekend and when we arrived the beds hadn't been broken into singles as we had asked for. We rung housekeeping and they came up and fixed this, we also asked for the blown lightbulbs to be replaced in the bedroom and bathroom. Unfortunately they couldn't do this as maintenance had finished for the day, it was also the girl's last day there so she told us we needed to ask again tomorrow. Not sure why she couldn't leave this message last day or not????

Three nights later, the light bulbs still hadn't been replaced, we had to ask each day for tea and coffee replacements and the linen included one facecloth between the five of us!

However, we weren't there to spend much time in the accommodation, so we weren't overly bothered by it.. If we had aimed to spend more time in the accommodation and/or we were away for a different reason, the accommodation would have been a big let down.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

Had a few nights at this apartment complex and extremely convenient for downtown.
However it is a bit jaded and housekeeping obviously does not extend to places not easily accessed by the vacuum cleaner.
Also make sure you get a confirmation of what you are booking including any extras as there was considerable confusion which I was fortunately able to rebuff when I was charged for what I had already been told was 'inclusive'.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

great location and clean enough. we were 3 women who wanted 3 separate beds but instead got 1 queen and 1 single. We asked reception for our queen to be remade as 2 singles. Receptionist argued it was 1 queen bed[incorrect] and then said room staff busy. We asked for single bedding to be put in our room and we would remake. Nothing appeared. Fresh towels left but dirty linen left on floor, beds and dishes left. Scaffolding/motorway view and noise/short of blankets for single arrangements. Over $700 for 2 nights as WOW was on but better service needed at that price

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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auckland
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2013

No Air Con, Paid for breakfast didn't get it, tiny cramped room, USELESS and expensive. Staff were a joke, as I left they said Expedia hadn't paid them, YEAH RIGHT.

Had two nights here and hated the view of scaffolding. Expedia are still advertising that the room includes breakfast when they stopped 6 months ago but still charge for it.

Highly reccomend you stay (like we did in the end) across the road at Novotel

Room Tip: Novotell accross road cheaper and 100% better
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  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Property: Quest On The Terrace
Address: 120 The Terrace, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 48 B&Bs / Inns in Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Quest On The Terrace 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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