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“Lovely stay” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Quest Christchurch

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Quest Christchurch
Ranked #17 of 148 Hotels in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Lovely stay”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed here with a 9 month old in the apartment. Had a lovely stay, kitchen is well equipped to make how own small meals. Great location - walking distance to most places. Shame about the rebuilding all around Christchurch but there isn't much that you can do about that! Recommend.

Stayed June 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Texas
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32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

Had a very pleasant stay in the middle of town. Close to shopping, tram line, fairly quiet rooms. Good beds (we like firm mattresses) and faultless room amenities and services. We arrived at 2 a.m. and our after-hours instructions to check-in were easy and worked well. So stay here worry-free, and good luck to ChCh in rebuilding!

Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Ballina, Australia
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83 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2014

Located in the middle of town and close to everything to see in Christchurch. The place was renovated following the earthquake and has been mad earthquake proof. The rooms are clean and comfortable and good value. There are numerous restaurants in the vicinity including an Irish Pub, numerous asian and the Casino. Very friendly and helpful staff.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

Good central location right on the tram line.
no frills but all you need and clean and modern fitting
helpful reception we only had 2 days as we wanted to check out Christchurch after the earthquakes as we had been there 12 years ago.

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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank trishswim
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Singapore, Singapore
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187 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

Quest is open again.

We rented a one bedroom apartment for two days. I had a lovely stay in the spacious apartment. The bed was comfortable and everything was clean. There was a tv with a wide selection of movies that can be watched for free. Would recommend moving the TV closer to the sofa since it's a 20+ inch LCD tv.

There's a working kitchen with all the utensils you need for cooking. The spatula was broken though, the handle kept coming off as I cooked. There's also a dish washer, and a dish-washing brush that had obvious moldy spots on it. But no matter, the dish washer worked fine.

The other thing I appreciated was the washing machine/dryer in the apartment. It was the end of our trip, so we could do all our laundry and not have to worry about it when we got back. :)

The service was friendly and helpful.

The location is great, a short walk from most attractions such as the Cardboard Cathedral, Re:Start Mall and the Botanic Gardens. Groceries can also be bought about 10 mins walk away.

Enjoyed my stay, would return again. But get a higher room because the 2nd and 3rd floor balconies look into a glass roof.

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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Auckland, New Zealand
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168 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2014

Accommodation is still at a premium in Christchurch post the earth quakes, you generally have to book weeks in advance to secure your normal preference. I was required to take a business trip at fairly short notice and was booked into the Quest Christchurch "Serviced Apartments" and was given a "Studio Apartment". Unfortunately the Studios are nothing more than a slightly oversized hotel room and do not really have a kitchenette... this wouldn't be a problem if there is a restaurant on site but there isn't and there isn't really any options nearby either. In fact, upon checkin at around 7pm on a Tuesday evening I asked the receptionist if she could recommend somewhere to grab a quick bite to eat. She pondered for a moment and then told me "Well, Calendar Girls is right over there". Calendar Girls is a strip club and whilst I'm all for supporting struggling university students and single mothers, I'm pretty sure strip clubs don't serve actual meals. So if you are wanting to eat while staying at Quest, I suggest you book nothing less than a 1 brm apartment, or be prepared to drive across the CBD (navigating all the one way streets and detours). Aside from that the rooms are fairly basic, firm bed, sparsely furnished and the windows are NOT double glazed meaning you will get road noise... and construction noise from 6am.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2014

Centrally located & even in earthquake ravaged Christchurch, it is easily accessible. Walking distance to plenty the punt, the tram literally stops here & restaurants are a not too far away either. Only tip is if you have young children ask for a room that does not have a window opening into the living room (some bedrooms may not have a window so they have a 30cm window strip running from the roof to the ground opening onto the living room.)

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about Quest Christchurch

Property: Quest Christchurch
Address: 113 Worcester Street | Cathedral Junction, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
#33 Family Hotel in Christchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Quest Christchurch 3.5*
Number of rooms: 72
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