AFL greats Bell and Jakovich officially open Quest West Perth

Lord Mayor Scaffidi joined by AFL greats at launch of Quest West Perth

Last night, AFL greats Peter Bell and Glen Jakovich joined the Lord Mayor of Perth, The Right Honourable Lisa M. Scaffidi to officially open the newest addition to the Quest Apartment Hotels network, Quest West Perth at 54 Kings Park Road.

Quest Chief Operating Officer, Scott McAlister, was delighted to officially open Quest West Perth, expressing his confidence in the leading accommodation provider’s ongoing success in Australia’s largest state, adding a further 395 extra rooms to Perth’s hotel supply in 2016.

“Quest has big plans for WA, with Quest West Perth the first of four properties to open in the state this year. Along with QLD and NSW, WA will remain one of our key markets for growth over the next decade and we’re thrilled to be opening Quest West Perth today,” said Mr McAlister.

“There is a staggering amount of development and investment in the local area at the moment, including the $1.2 billion Perth Children’s Hospital scheduled to open in late 2016. The Metro Area Express (MAX) Light Rail project, due for completion in 2022, will significantly improve public transport to West Perth and demonstrates the State Government’s confidence in the strength of the local economy.”

“We thank the Lord Mayor of Perth, The Right Honourable Lisa M. Scaffidi and the Perth community for welcoming the new Quest West Perth property and together I’m sure, look forward to seeing the property flourish,” he concluded

The Honourable Lisa M. Scaffidi, officially welcomed Quest on behalf of the City of Perth, highlighting the impact Quest West Perth would have on the business tourism sector.

"It is a further sign of continuing growth in our Capital City to see a quality accommodation venue like this being located in West Perth,” said Honourable Lisa M. Scaffidi.

Quest West Perth Franchisee, Lloyd McAuley was pleased to officially open the property and share the experience with the Lord Mayor and the local business community.

“Quest West Perth is ideally located in one of the city’s most sought-after business districts and we have experienced a fantastic response from Perth’s business community since opening in January. I have been overwhelmed by the support of the Quest Apartment Hotels network and the local community during this time,” Mr McAuley said.

“The Quest West Perth team is excited to be a part of the Quest network and will work tirelessly to uphold Quest’s reputation for premium quality and outstanding service.”

Located at 54 Kings Park Road, the property features 72 studio apartments. Guests will have access to Wi-Fi, Foxtel, onsite car parking, a gymnasium and conference room facilities.

2016 continues to be an exciting year of growth for Quest Apartment Hotels across Australasia, opening in 11 new locations. In addition to West Perth, this includes: Mounts Bay Road, East Perth and Fremantle (WA); St Leonards, Newcastle West, Bella Vista and Macquarie Park (NSW); Port Adelaide (SA); Dandenong Central (VIC); and Petone (New Zealand).