Car rentals in Edgewater: All you need to know
An Edgewater car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Wisconsin has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected the most popular questions about car rentals in Edgewater. Keep reading to find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I get a bargain car rental in Edgewater?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best deal. However, you can do a couple things to keep your upcoming rental affordable. You can:
- Take time to compare vehicle pricing
- Avoid pick-ups or drop-offs at airports, which can cost more
- Determine ahead of time the amount of mileage/fuel you may use
- Search and book as far in advance as you can
Even a little knowledge can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Edgewater?
From budget-friendly brands like Dollar and Thrifty to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the online reviews to help you figure out which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Edgewater?
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Edgewater. If you're having trouble choosing, be sure to read over our chart below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the Wisconsin back-country||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Economy or Compact Car||Couple or two friends who plan on doing some sightseeing||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Edgewater?
Generally, to rent a car in Edgewater you must be at least 21. But, you may find that there is an added charge if you are under 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what the exact charge will be before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Edgewater?
Insurance is always needed, no matter where you're renting a car. With that said, you might already be insured by your credit card or car policies. Keep in mind, your policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Edgewater. Check in advance and, if it's required, you can easily add it at checkout.
What is the fuel policy for Edgewater rental cars?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to search for a gas station close to your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. Use as much fuel as you wish and top it off when you return your car at the end. As long as you replace the fuel before returning the car, you won't face any extra fees||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any fuel you didn't use. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees or service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pay for a full tank and return the car with an empty tank. Check with the supplier to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't have to search for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy should I get?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with a full tank, and you will want to return it filled up. For a cheaper rate, find a filling station before returning the car rental.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Edgewater?
If you wish to check out all that Edgewater and maybe even the rest of Wisconsin offers, you're going to need unlimited miles. You won't have to worry about extra charges if you decide to drive all over Edgewater. Review the fine print to be sure they are truly "unlimited."
Before you drive off
Before you get started on your Edgewater vacation, go over a few items prior to leaving the rental lot. It's worth the time to:
- Check out the vehicle and be certain there is no damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Check the trunk to see if the spare is inflated and the jack and lung wrench are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new city
Book your Edgewater rental car today
Maybe you're traveling solo, maybe you're bringing your partner or kids, or maybe you're carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. No matter who you are traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car rental that can suit your requirement and not deplete your travel fund.