There is no better way to see everything South Lake Tahoe has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Hertz rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own vehicle, you can go anywhere you want to go, when you want. Make your next getaway to California even more enjoyable with a Hertz car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
South Lake Tahoe is a perfect town when you want a break from rat race of a big city. Many guests come to have fun at South Lake Tahoe's local attractions. Whatever you decide on first, you'll want to check out as much of South Lake Tahoe as you can during your trip. If you need to see what else is around South Lake Tahoe, then get in the driver's seat of your Hertz car rental and see what else is out there.
CarRentals.com works with the best rental car dealers in the industry. Hertz has over a hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet containing many of the most well-known in the business, like Nissan and Hyundai. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of locations all over the world, you'll be in some great hands.
What you need to know about car rentals in South Lake Tahoe
How do I get a South Lake Tahoe Hertz car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the lowest price, whether you reserve your vehicle. However, booking ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Be sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my car rental in South Lake Tahoe?
You will need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's South Lake Tahoe's minimum age to rent a car?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in South Lake Tahoe is 21. Take time to read through Hertz's policies, as there could be added fees if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars in particular.
What kind of Hertz rental car should I get for my trip to South Lake Tahoe?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in South Lake Tahoe. Compact or economy cars are good for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a sedan or SUV will have more room for everyone's belongings and provide a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their South Lake Tahoe trip 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 the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent. Many of the major credit card issuers (American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover) typically provide some coverage. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger 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 South Lake Tahoe. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip to South Lake Tahoe. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly based on the make and model of the rental.
What is the fuel policy on my Hertz car rental?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full to full policy. You pick up your Hertz rental with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Hertz.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
South Lake Tahoe'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 South Lake Tahoe.
Does South Lake Tahoe Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at a different Hertz. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
Once you've explored the must-do activities in South Lake Tahoe, having your own vehicle will allow you to see what else California offers. When you're ready to discover more of California, you can drive when you like, without trying to signal for a cab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before your next business or leisure trip, book your Hertz South Lake Tahoe car rental and take off to all the must-see sights at your own pace. Book with CarRentals.com and speed along the highway in South Lake Tahoe, California.