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17330 Spring Rd #120

Average pickup time: 0-10 minutes.
10 out of 10 (3 Reviews)
Friendliness
8.7 /10
" "Friendliness 87%
Cleanliness
8.7 /10
" "Cleanliness 87%
Pickup time
10 /10
" "Pickup time 100%
Overall value
10 /10
" "Overall value 100%
5 out of 5
SamsonReviewed on Sep 23, 2020, 10:20 PM
The service was friendly and satisfying. Every thing went well.
5 out of 5
RichardReviewed on Oct 22, 2018, 8:47 PM
I was a bit upset that my vehicle was not ready at the pick-up time of 12pm as scheduled. I was advised I need to wait to have the vehicle cleaned and touched up before I could get the car. Manager Quinn - recognized that I was waiting for a bit and asked if there was anything going on. I'm like when I walked in there was no other customers ahead of me. 3 others walked in after me. One lady had to add or extend her coverage on her current rental. Another gentleman had a return/drop off. the third may have came in earlier and had to come back to pick-up after. All 3 departed before I did. @ 12:40pm I left w/ my rental. Quinn - advised me that I did not have to re-fuel upon my return. had it not been for the management and inquiry of my status, this would have been a 1 or 2 star rating. I initially came here for the price, despite passing another HERTZ miles closer to my home.
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9150 S Main St

Average pickup time: 0-10 minutes.
7.5 out of 10 (11 Reviews)
Friendliness
7.8 /10
" "Friendliness 78%
Cleanliness
8.4 /10
" "Cleanliness 84%
Pickup time
9.1 /10
" "Pickup time 91%
Overall value
7.8 /10
" "Overall value 78%
1 out of 5
ChellebearReviewed on Aug 6, 2018, 4:43 AM
RESERVED CAR WASN’T AVAILABLE UPON PICKUP: I reserved the car online, when I showed up they said they didn’t have that car available. They couldn’t tell me when it would be available. I was given 3 choices: - Wait indefinitely for a potential car of my choice to be returned by another renter - Come back another day - Take whatever car they had on the lot I picked the last option because I needed the car to go to work. BEWARE OF CRAZY TOLL TAG CHARGES: My toll bill was $200 after 19 days of having the car. The car I chose had a toll tag service built in that I wasn’t aware of. Maybe I should have asked, or maybe they should have told me, but the service in the car charges $5/day just for using the tollway (not including the actual toll amounts everytime you pass a booth). I logged onto my own tollway account, in advance, to setup up for automatic deductions out of my existing account. Unbeknownst to me, the Toll service that’s built into the car would charge me money no matter if I want to use their service or not. So now I have a $200 bill that I can’t do anything about because it’s built into their hidden policy. EMPLOYEE MIGHT HAVE STOLEN MY IDENTITY: When I returned the car I accidentally left my wallet in the passenger seat. An employee from Hertz called to inform me that he had my wallet in his possession. I came to pick it up after work that day and thought that it was so nice of them to have kept my wallet safe. 2 weeks later I had fraudulent charges on my credit card, so I closed that card and got a new one. Then one week after that my ATM card magically had fraudulent charges on it as well. My ATM card never gets used. Not online, not at gas stations, and not even at ATMs. The only place it’s ever been was inside my wallet. So how did the card numbers fall into someone’s hands if I never use the card... ever?! It seemed like every card inside that wallet that was returned to me had been compromised, so I replaced all the cards with new ones out of precaution. Hertz is truly poorly managed, unreliable and untrustworthy. I would never use Hertz again.
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102 Gulf Fwy

Average pickup time: 0-10 minutes.
6.9 out of 10 (7 Reviews)
Friendliness
8.3 /10
" "Friendliness 83%
Cleanliness
8 /10
" "Cleanliness 80%
Pickup time
9.7 /10
" "Pickup time 97%
Overall value
8 /10
" "Overall value 80%
4 out of 5
DAVIDReviewed on Nov 24, 2018, 5:27 PM
They did not have a compact car as I requested so I was upgraded at the same rate.
2 out of 5
adam234Reviewed on Nov 23, 2018, 12:12 PM
I got there no cars for anyone had to wait almost 2 hours they had to go track down a car at another location even though that I had reservation. Did work out in the end I got a bigger vehicle for the same price

Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Houston?
If your trip to Houston is all locked in but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.You’ll have to rise and shine if you’re planning to see all the interesting attractions this place has to offer. Downtown Aquarium and Toyota Center are must-sees. Minute Maid Park and Menil Collection can’t be missed either.Stop by Discovery Green. It’s one sight you’ll find on most visitors’ must-do lists. If you still have some space on your itinerary, House of Blues Houston and Revention Music Center will keep you busy as well.
What are the best road trip destinations near Houston?
If you’re up for more adventure, keep on driving to Galveston Island Beaches, 45 miles from Houston. There are plenty more fabulous things to see and do here, such as Moody Gardens and Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark. Port Bolivar Beaches, 45 miles away, is another destination that’s worth the drive. Visit Grand 1894 Opera House and Bishop’s Palace, two top-notch attractions in the area.
Where are the best convention centers near Houston?
Constantly on the go for work-related reasons? Convention centers are probably like a second home to you. With easy access to hotels and cafés, you can be sure your trip will go off without a hitch if you’re on your way to any of these places:

  • George R. Brown Convention Center (1 mile away).
  • James Turrell’s Twilight Epiphany Skyscape (4 miles away).
  • NRG Center (5 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Houston?
Houston — so many things to do, so little time. Johnson Space Center - NASA is merely the tip of the iceberg. That’s why a rental car makes sense. Discover more of the landmarks of this busy metropolis with an economy or a compact car. Congested traffic, narrow passages, lane changes, and parking are all the easier with little runabouts like these. Of course, if you’d rather ride in slightly more style, why not choose a convertible? Ideal for taking advantage of the beautiful weather and scenery, you can travel to the sandy shores of the region with the top pulled down and the wind blowing through your hair.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Houston?
First of all, there’s a huge variety of luxurious rentals in Houston. What you end up opting for will depend on how much you want to spend and what you plan to do. Prestige vehicles offer unparalleled mod cons and comfort. If you want to indulge yourself, why not pick an elite SUV, or perhaps a stylish medium-sized vehicle? On the other hand, if you just need something to get from A to B as cheaply as possible, you’re better off going with an economy vehicle (or something else that won’t blow your budget).
Is it difficult to park in Houston?
No, you shouldn’t have any difficulties getting a parking spot in Houston. With loads of places to leave your ride, discovering the sights of this destination is a cinch.
Does Houston have peak-hour traffic?
It’s safe to say you’ll experience some heavier traffic in Houston, which has a population of about 2,296,200. For a smooth journey, you may want to stay off the roads during the rush hours.
Are there speed limits in Houston?
While driving through the streets of Houston, keep in mind that the speed limits generally range from 30km/h to 70mph. Most residential areas are 30mph unless stated otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Harris County?
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen car rental company may charge the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the more common practice. Alternatively, it may give your contact information to the relevant local agency so the fine is issued to you directly.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Houston?
As in many places, regular cell phone usage is not permitted while driving around Houston. However, there is an exception for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just make sure you stay focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Houston?
While driving in Houston, it’s a criminal offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) in excess of 0.08%. Thinking of having a drink or two over lunch or dinner? Consider using a ride-sharing service or taking a taxi.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Houston?
Yes, drivers may turn on a red light in Houston. However, before you do you are required to bring the vehicle to a complete stop. Proceed only when you know the lane you are turning into is clear of oncoming traffic.
Are seat belts compulsory in Harris County?
Subject to some exceptions, seat belts must be worn when the vehicle is in motion in Harris County.

Car Rental Information

City pick-up location Houston
Lowest price $36
Popular car types: SUV, Full size, Economy & Standard

Car rental company addresses in Houston

Hertz

Top rated Hertz rental locations in Houston

17330 Spring Rd #120, Cypress, USA
3141 West Loop S, Houston, USA
9099 Westheimer Rd, Houston, USA
9150 S Main St, Houston, USA
102 Gulf Fwy, League City, USA

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