If you want to see everything Guanacaste has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Avis. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own car, you can drive wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Costa Rica more enjoyable with an Avis car rental.
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With everything to do in and around the Guanacaste region, you'll want to take in more than just the block your hotel is on while on your stay. Whether you have to try that latest chophouse across town or try some of the best local favorites, you'll need your own auto to see as much as you can while on your trip. Wherever you drive to in Guanacaste, if you wish to get the most from your trip Costa Rica, having your own set of wheels is key.
We work with some of the most dependable rental car companies in the industry. Avis was the first car rental business to be located in an airport and have over 70 years of providing rentals to travelers from all over. With a diverse fleet of cars and over 5,000 locations all over the world, Avis is sure to provide you a great experience from beginning to end.
What you need to know about car rentals in Guanacaste
How do I find the best rates on a Guanacaste Avis rental car?
We try to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you book. However, booking your car ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my car in Guanacaste?
You'll need to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's the minimum age to rent a car in Guanacaste?
Avis's minimum age to rent a car in Guanacaste is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to review Avis's policy to find out what the total cost is before you book.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Guanacaste?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Guanacaste. Compact or economy cars are good for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a mid-size or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and offer a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Guanacaste getaway can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in Costa Rica?
In Costa Rica you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Many of the major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) typically offer coverage. However, many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to find out by calling your credit card company to find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Guanacaste. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Avis require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Avis does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Avis will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly based on the make and model of the vehicle.
What is the fuel policy on my Avis car rental?
We recommend a full to full policy. You pick up your Avis rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Avis.
Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Guanacaste?
Guanacaste certainly has its charms, but you may want to hit the road after you've checked off all the activities in Guanacaste.
Can I get a one-way rental from Avis?
Avis usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your rental at another Avis. Be aware there is typically an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Guanacaste, having access to a set of wheels lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to explore more of Costa Rica, you can go when you like, without trying to wave down a taxicab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before your next trip, book your Avis Guanacaste rent-a-car and visit all the must-do activities at your leisure. Reserve with CarRentals.com and hit the highway in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.