Located on the sun-kissed island paradise of St. Maarten-St Martin, Empress Rent A Car has established itself as one of the best car rental companies in the Caribbean. It offers a fully air-conditioned fleet of cars to suit every type of visitor, from budget-friendly compacts and cool convertibles, to luxury SUVs.
Firstly, make sure you check out the best deals online and weigh up the ones that would suit your vacation best. You can also drive costs down by:
Unlike many other rental companies in the world, which require you to be at least 21 years of age to rent a car, you only need to be 18 to rent a vehicle with Empress.
Absolutely. So long as the person/persons meet the correct criteria, it shouldn’t be any problem. Adding more drivers to your agreement does bump up the cost a little though.
Always double check whether or not you’re getting unlimited mileage in your agreement. Fortunately with Empress there are no restrictions as to where you can travel on the island – you can roam to your heart’s content.
At Empress Rent A Car it’s a full-to-full policy. What does that mean? You get the car with a full tank of gas, and you return it with a full tank of gas – otherwise you may incur additional charges.
Empress have something for every type of visitor and vacationer. You can choose from cheap and cheerful hatchbacks, sleek shiny saloons, and large 4X4s jam-packed with luxurious extras. Want to cruise about the Caribbean in a convertible? They have those, too.
As with any car rental firm, you’ll need to present your driver’s license and credit card. You’ll also have to provide a deposit, which you’ll get back once you return the car in once piece (once you become a returning customer however, a deposit is no longer mandatory).
From comfy family-friendly cars and no-nonsense Jeeps, to shiny Mustang convertibles, Empress offers something for every type of vacation. Check out our recommendations below:
Founded in 1994, Empress Rent A Car is regarded by its loyal customers as the area’s best independent car rental company, holding its own against the major international franchises that also operate on the island. Its success is due to its top-notch, well-maintained vehicles, as well as its dedication to customer service – as the company motto says, Empress “love to see you smile”.