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Thrifty Kailua Kona Reviews

Car rental rating: 4.33 out of 5 with 3 ratings


"From the lady that started our reservation to Jeff the one that extended our reservation and Jolene the one that finalized the paperwork, the whole staff made sure that everything went outstanding, and that is why we keep ..." Read more

(Reviewed on August 22, 2014 )


"They went beyond any other vehicle rental agency that I have actually rented from before. I lost my cell phone and they had found it and emailed me before I was home to inform me I left my phone in Kona Hawaii. It was the ..." Read more

(Reviewed on February 24, 2014 )

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Thrifty Car Rentals in Kailua Kona : All you need to know

If you want to see everything Kailua Kona has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Thrifty. Don't spend time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can drive wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Hawaii more enjoyable with a Thrifty rental car. puts you in the driver seat

With everything to do in and around the Kailua Kona area, you'll be wanting to take in more than the area surrounding your hotel during your trip. Whether you are hoping to check out the bistro that has received great reviews across town or check out some of the local favorites, you'll need your own car to see as much as you can during your getaway. Wherever you drive to in Kailua Kona, if you wish to get the most out of your visit, having your car is a must.

We work with many of the best dealers in the industry, like Thrifty, to not only get you the car you need for your family's trip, but also get you the best price. We can help your visit get off without a hitch.

What you need to know about car rentals

How do I find the best prices on a Kailua Kona Thrifty car rental?

We try to get you the best price, whether you reserve your car. But booking ahead of time can help you save even more. Make sure to keep the car under one driver's name and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.

Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in Kailua Kona?

Make sure to present credit card, as well as your driver's license.

What's Kailua Kona's minimum age to rent a car?

Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Kailua Kona is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to go over Thrifty's policies to know if there is an additional cost for you.

What kind of Thrifty rental car should I get for my trip to Kailua Kona?

That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Kailua Kona. Compact or economy vehicles are good for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and provide a more comfortable ride on longer commutes. Those looking for a dash of luxury on their Kailua Kona vacation can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.

Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?

You are required to have insurance before you rent a car from Thrifty in the United States. Many major credit cards (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) usually provide some coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Kailua Kona. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can book Collision Damage Coverage through at checkout.

Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Thrifty car rental?

Thrifty does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Thrifty will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the model and make of the car.

Do I have to return my Thrifty rental with a full tank?

At, we suggest a full tank policy. You should get your car with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you return the car to Thrifty. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.

Should I get unlimited miles when I drive in Kailua Kona?

Kailua Kona certainly has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Kailua Kona.

Can I get a one-way rental from Thrifty?

Thrifty usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your vehicle at a different location. Don't forget there is typically an additional charge when you pick one-way.

Reserve your ride today!

With so much to do and see in Kailua Kona, having access to an automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of Hawaii, you can go wherever you want to, without having to coordinate ride-hailing services or wait for the bus.

Before your next trip, book your Thrifty Kailua Kona rental car and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your leisure. Go with and speed along the streets in Kailua Kona, Hawaii.