If your trip to Cleves is all organized but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a helping hand.Keep yourself on the go by swinging by Creation Museum and William Henry Harrison Tomb. Another attraction to consider stopping by is Sugar Ridge Golf Club.
Top up the gas tank, because there are a few good reasons to explore beyond Cleves. They include National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton — a tempting road-trip destination just 50 miles away. After that, point your rental car in the direction of Dayton Art Institute.
Frequently travel for work-related purposes? Convention centers are probably quite familiar to you. With easy access to hotels and cafés, your trip is sure to go off without a hitch if you’re on your way to any of these places:
Duke Energy Convention Center (12 miles away).
Northern Kentucky Convention Center (12 miles away).
Sharonville Convention Center (19 miles away).
Here are our recommendations on how to get behind the wheel of a rental car with some extra cash in your pocket:
Use our convenient filter tool to steer you in the direction of the cheapest car rental rates in town — then compare the prices
Keep an eye on your inbox for our popular Price Drop Alert. We’ll give you inside info on all the best deals cruising around your location
Research is the key to getting the best rental deals in town, so be sure to look into both airport and non-airport pickup and drop-off outlets before you pay for your ride
If you’re not fussed about which day of the week you pick up the keys to your car and your schedule is flexible, play around with days and dates to find the best prices
To avoid paying a late fee or an extra day, aim to keep your pickup and drop-off times as similar as possible
Keep more cash in your bank account. You’ll get some of the cheapest deals when you pay in advance for your vehicle
It’s best to secure your booking as soon as your vacation dates are locked in. The early bird gets the worm!
With your very own set of wheels, Cleves is all yours to enjoy. People flock to this captivating city for a variety of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have the ideal car for each of them. A key priority for big families is space (and legroom). Depending on the number of family members, that could mean anything from a full-size vehicle to a van. Those on a budget usually opt for the great gas mileage of our smaller cars, such as a mini or compact car. If you’re eager to attract a few admiring glances in Cleves, you could even have a glimpse at our special category for a ride that’ll make any car lover go wobbly at the knees.
You’ll be pleased to hear that there’s an impressive variety of both economy and high-end rentals in Cleves. What you go with depends on what you’re willing to spend and what you plan to do. Prestige vehicles are all about comfort and class. If you’re splurging, why not go for an SUV with all the bells and whistles, or perhaps a fancy mid-sized vehicle? On the other hand, if you just need a set of wheels to zip around town in at the cheapest price possible, you’re better off going with a versatile compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your pocket).
There’s a bit more to hitting the road in Cleves than just jumping in the driver’s seat and putting your foot on the gas. Familiarize yourself with a few of the most important local road rules here:
In Cleves, you’ll need to stick to the right-hand side. When traveling someplace new, it’s always a wise idea to opt for a car with automatic transmission. That way, you can focus on the road ahead and not worry about gear changes.
Getting a parking spot in Cleves is a cinch. There’s no need to circle the block in heavy traffic here — and that’s what the locals love about it. There’s loads of on and off-street parking available.
As with many destinations, the roads are generally busy in the hours before and after work. However, thanks to its smaller population of around 3,400, traffic congestion isn’t a huge issue in Cleves.
Most residential areas in Cleves have a 35mph speed limit. Outside these built-up areas, the speed limits typically range between 20mph and 70mph.
Generally speaking, your rental car company will charge the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes and surcharges. Otherwise, they may share your information with the relevant local law enforcement agency, who’ll then send a fine straight to you.
You’re allowed to use a cell phone when operating a vehicle in Cleves. However, we always recommend waiting until your journey ends, or pulling over in a safe spot, before taking that call.
While driving in Cleves, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.08%. Thinking of having a wine or two while you’re out? Consider using a ride-sharing service or booking a taxi.
Traffic laws in Cleves permit drivers at a red light to turn into the lane nearest to them without having to wait for a green signal. Before turning, the vehicle must come to a complete stop and the driver must make sure that the lane is clear before moving on.
Subject to a few exceptions, seat belts must be fastened when the vehicle is in motion in Hamilton County.