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Hawkes Bay
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185 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Centrally located in Ponsonby. $15.00 for parking in a secure carpark underground. Our room was on the second floor with a King bed overlooking the courtyard. Nothing fancy but clean tidy and reasonably spacious. Kitchen supplied a toaster, microwave, fridge, jug and tea coffee making facilities with a small sink also in this area as well as in the bathroom.... More 

Thank Lou C
Canberra, Australia
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56 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

From this hotel it was easy to walk out onto the main road and explore the local shops and restaurants of Ponsonby. I arrived (very) late at night, but access to the apartment was easy enough. A quick call to the night manager who let me in with easy instructions to get my room card from the reception counter. The... More 

Thank Frade
Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Two night stay for business. Chose Quest Ponsonby for good location. But don't try finding it at night if driving, unless you know exactly where it is. Sign not illuminated, access to reception is down an alleyway off street. Reception closed before 6pm Saturday when I arrived, which I wasn't told when I phoned earlier in the day to inquire... More 

Thank Daniel F
Shanghai, China
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39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Just average although you can pay 50 NZ$ more and get better options. Pros:- -Good location. -Microwave inside the room. Cons:- -Pricing is not competitive for what basic ameneties they offer - paid NZ155$ but one could get way better options for 190NZ$ . -TV Volume is way too low (can understand cant be noisy but cant be so low... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Stayed here for business and the room as small, smelt damp. Check in was particularly un-friendly. I don't think the agent even looked up from the game he was playing on his phone. We should have run away at this stage. When we asked for the password for the WIFI, he pointed to a device on the wall that we... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Good location and this place certainly has potential but in its current state shabby chic, without the chic best sums it up. Walls with holes, torn lifting carpet, mould in the shower and god knows what on the washer machine. To clearly save costs the fridge is turned off but milk put in it - don't think we will drink... More 

1 Thank Geoff G
Brisbane, Australia
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73 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The apartments are good and clean, the location is terrific, loads of restaurants just along the street. I was told that Ponsonby is a 'happening' place and it seems to be. You pay for parking but it is very secure. Staff are fine. My only issue is internet access is very expensive. I stay in many Quest apartments in Australia... More 

1 Thank Paul R
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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108 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

So easy to get around AKL CBD from this Ponsonby Rd location. Clean rooms, so handy having washing machine and dryer. Beds comfy. Lots of construction happening out back streets. We arrived Saturday 7pm, left 8am Sunday, didnt come across one staff member. Basement parking is $15 but useful. Saturday night was busy all night with people socialising at clubs... More 

1 Thank peterawiri
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We were being a bit picky as we didn't want to share a room. A sofa bed in the lounge was an extra $35 per night, which added to the $195 per night, made it quite expensive. I got the sofa bed and could have done with an extra blanket but couldn't find one. It suited us as it had... More 

Thank Jo G
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Unless you have some reason to stay in Ponsonby, avoid this place. We booked a Studio Apartment for 4 nights. Some of the studio Apartments do have a laundry, ours didn't although there was ample room in the bathroom for one. The room looked clean but it was layered in dust - so much dust! ( see photo) After a... More 

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QuestPonsonby, Owner at Quest Ponsonby, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback following your stay with us here at Quest Ponsonby. We certainly appreciate receiving feedback on our property, whether negative or positive as it gives us a good indication of whether we need to improve to maintain our standards. I do regret that on this occasion we... More 

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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Quest Ponsonby

Address: 68 Ponsonby Road | North Island, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Price Range: $119 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Quest Ponsonby 4.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Quest Ponsonby Hotel Auckland Central
Quest Ponsonby Auckland, New Zealand
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#38 Luxury Hotel in Auckland
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