Featuring well-equipped apartments and free Wi-Fi access, the Quest on Hobson is a straightforward accommodation choice that boasts a central location in Auckland. The hotel is just five minutes away on foot from the popular Sky Tower.
Each studio apartment at the Quest on Hobson contains a DVD player, flat-screen cable television, work desk, complimentary toiletries and fully-equipped kitchenette. Select apartments also benefit from laundry facilities and great city views.
For an additional fee, on-site parking can be utilised by guests of the hotel. Conference facilities are also offered, while off-site gym access is available.
Light continental breakfast packs are optional each morning at the hotel. Guests can also take advantage of the accommodation’s restaurant chargeback service.
An array of shops, dining options and attractions surround the property, while major places of interest such as the University of Auckland and New Zealand Maritime Museum are within easy walking distance.
When it came to exploring Auckland, the hotel's location was typically commended by former guests. The property is within comfortable walking distance of many stores, dining options and major attractions such as the Sky Tower and Auckland Art Gallery.
Clean and well-equipped apartments
Although not always seen in the best light, the apartments have been judged favourably by most past visitors to the accommodation. Both the cleanliness levels and well-appointed nature of the apartments were positively received for the most part.
Staff nice and friendly
In most cases, previous guests were really pleased with the level of service they received during their time at the hotel. In terms of their conduct, the staff members of the property have often been applauded for their supposedly nice and accommodating nature.
Issues with parking
For those that travelled in their own transport, the accommodation's parking situation has proven to be problematic at times. It has been stated that the on-site parking was cramped with limited spaces, while the daily fee imposed on using it was also met with negativity.
Unreliable Wi-Fi service
A notable amount of past guests have been critical about the quality of the Wi-Fi service that was supplied by the hotel. While it was supplied at no additional cost, the Wi-Fi has been described as slow and unreliable on occasion.
Minor maintenance concerns
Although they were fine for the most part, various maintenance-related issues with the apartments have been encountered on a somewhat regular basis by previous visitors to the accommodation. From worn amenities to tired décor, a number of minor concerns have been reported.