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Quest Townsville

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   30-34 Palmer Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Ranked #10 of 39 hotels in Townsville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
beverly w Brisbane, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely view beautiful room.... But my thanks goes to the lovely lady in receiption who at 2.00am helped with my problems ... Just by being there was a great help as well. Thank you Marcella. To Quest great staff great place

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Quest for five nights. Fantastic location as Palmer St is just at your fingertips. Asked for an apartment away from Palmer St and was promptly given one. Found the hotel very quiet and staff helpful. Secure parking was excellent and would definitely stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quest is in a great location and the staff are very friendly. Only downside is the old fashioned set up of the bedroom being on the external walkway side of the building, so everyone passes your bedroom as your sleeping when they come home from a late night. Great views over the marina and would've been a great bonus if... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Right in the middle of Palmer Street, with the restuarants and entertainment on the doorstep. Excellent accommodation and reasonably priced. Great view of the marina too. Large balconies to provide additional space and catch the breeze.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

A centrally located apartment hotel that was ideal for the overnight visit to Townsville. Walking distance to bars and restaurants over the river as well as the bars and restaurants outside the hotel. Free secure parking is great as are the views over the marina from the room's balcony.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Quest is always a reasonable option but the apartments in Townsville were a bit tired and outdated. The bed was large but was two smaller beds pushed together so there was a horrible uncomfortable lump in the middle. The towels were thin and old. The cutlery was sad and aged, the kind of stuff you'd find out the front of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Stayed one night in a studio apartment. Room was clean, confortable and well-maintained. Nice balcony overlooking the marina area. Staff on reception are friendly and helpful. Secure off-street parking is very good. Located right on Palmer Street there is a good choice of restaurants if you want to eat out and some conveniently do a charge back to your room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

stayed 2 nights and was surprised at how good this place was for the price. helpful staff and easy charge back to your room from many local restaurants. room was excellent and quite new with a view would stay again

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Stayed 6 nights at Quest on Palmer Street. We were told they were having a special on the one bedroom apartments for $157/night, usually $260! It was a large spacious unit, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom/laundry combo, kitchen, lounge room and balcony overlooking the marina on Palmer Street. The location is great, so close to eating places, and only a short... More

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Baulkham Hills, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Affordable, clean, quiet, friendly and secure. Perfect for a business stay in Townsville. Has charging facilities at a few local places ask the team for details. The balcony is great for some air or just to relax, they face east so you can watch the sunrise or relax watching the boats in the afternoon

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Address: 30-34 Palmer Street, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Quest Townsville 4*
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#4 Business Hotel in Townsville #6 Luxury Hotel in Townsville
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Quest Townsville, the business and extended stay specialists is located in the CBD and heart of the city’s dining precinct. Providing spacious 4.5 star accommodation, with 139 rooms (studio, one and two bedroom apartments) and chargeback facilities available to a variety of restaurants, we take pride in offering you a personalised service, quality accommodation and ensuring you have everything you need for a comfortable stay. ... more   less 
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