There is no better way to see everything Lake Placid has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Hertz rental car. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own vehicle enables you to go to the areas you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next trip to New York more enjoyable with a Hertz car rental.
Lake Placid is a perfect town when you wish a break from rat race of a big city. With everything there is to do, you will want your own vehicle to see and do all you can during your stay. If you need to mix it up from Lake Placid's easy-going vibes, then jump in the driver's seat of your Hertz car rental and see what else is out there.
We work with some of the best rental car businesses in the business. Hertz has over 100 years of experience and a fleet containing several of the most respected in the business, like Nissan and Hyundai. With Hertz renowned history and thousands of locations all over the world, you'll be in some great hands.
We strive to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. However, getting ahead of your trip can help you save even more. Be sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
You will need to present your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Lake Placid is 21. Take time to read through Hertz's policies, as there may be added fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals especially.
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Lake Placid. Compact or economy automobiles are ideal for short drives and are easier to park. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV is going to have more room for luggage and offer a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their Lake Placid vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like an Audi A4 or Cadillac XTS or similar.
You are required to have insurance before you rent from Hertz in the United States. Many major credit cards (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) usually cover your car rental. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Be sure to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Lake Placid. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the make and model of the vehicle.
We advise a full tank policy. You receive the car with a full tank. However, if you return your rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to Hertz.
Lake Placid's small-town atmosphere definitely has its charms, however you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Lake Placid.
Hertz typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your rental at another location. However, there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Once you've explored the must-do activities in Lake Placid, having the keys to your own ride will allow you to see what else New York offers. When you are ready to discover more of New York, you can leave wherever you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or figuring out a bus schedule.
Before your next holiday, book your Hertz Lake Placid car rental and visit all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and cruise the open road in Lake Placid, New York.