If you want to see everything San Luis Obispo has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Don't spend your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own ride allows you to go to the places you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming trip to California even better with a Hertz rental car.
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San Luis Obispo is a perfect spot when you need some respite from rat race of a big city. Guests come to explore San Luis Obispo's possibilities of entertainment. Of course, this city is known for more such as its outdoor activities found around every corner. No matter what you pick to do first, you'll want to take in as much of San Luis Obispo as you can during your stay. And if you need to mix it up from San Luis Obispo's easy-going vibes, then jump in the driver's seat of your Hertz rental car and see what else is out there.
We work with some of the finest rental car companies in the business. Hertz has over a hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet containing some of the most popular in the business, like Hyundai and Kia. With Hertz storied history and thousands of locations worldwide, you will be in great hands.
What you need to know about car rentals in San Luis Obispo
How do I get a San Luis Obispo Hertz car rental at a great price?
We strive to get you the best price, whether you book. But booking your car ahead of time can help keep spending low. Be sure to go over the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my vehicle in San Luis Obispo?
Be sure to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in San Luis Obispo?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in San Luis Obispo is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Hertz's policy to find out if there is an additional cost for you.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to San Luis Obispo?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit San Luis Obispo. Compact or economy automobiles are easier to park and good for short drives. Commute times in San Luis Obispo are close to 25 minutes, so you may find a mid-size car or SUV provides a more comfortable ride. If you want to decrease your emissions and save on gas, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their San Luis Obispo trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car from Hertz. Many major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually provide some coverage. But many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like premium models or some 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 San Luis Obispo. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz requires a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly depending on the model and make of the rental.
What is the fuel policy on my Hertz car rental?
We recommend a full to full policy. You should get into your vehicle with full tank, and you should bring it back it topped off. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Hertz. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in San Luis Obispo?
San Luis Obispo's small-town atmosphere certainly is charming, however you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in San Luis Obispo.
Does Hertz offer one-way rentals in San Luis Obispo?
Hertz usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your vehicle at another location. Don't forget there is typically an additional fee when you pick one-way.
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Once you've explored the must-do activities in San Luis Obispo, having access to your own vehicle will allow you to see what else California offers. When you are ready to check out more of California, you can go wherever you want to, without trying to hail a taxi or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz San Luis Obispo rental car and visit all the must-do activities at your own pace. Go with CarRentals.com and drive the road in San Luis Obispo, California.