Car rentals in Huahine: All you need to know
You want a great car to get around Huahine whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Explore the famous sites around town and park in front of the best restaurants in Huahine. We've collected your most frequently asked questions about renting a car in Huahine. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a great deal on a rental car in Huahine?
We always try to get you the best deal. However, there are ways to get an even cheaper price on your next rental. Be sure to:
- Read through the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees
- Reserve your car rental as far in advance as you can
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be pricier
- Compare daily and weekly rates; you might save more with a longer rental
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Huahine.
What rental suppliers have agencies in Huahine?
From global names like Enterprise and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to get an idea of which is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Huahine?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this metropolis means you're certain to find a vehicle that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road excitement||Ford Explorer, Kia Sorento, BMW X3, or similar|
|Full Size||For trips where everyone needs room their suitcases||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want to get the most mpg on their trip||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What's the age requirement to rent a car in Huahine?
Typically, to rent a car in Huahine you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. Additionally, many suppliers charge an extra fee if you are under 25. Be sure to read the rental agreement to figure out any additional charges is before you book your vehicle.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Huahine?
Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.Many credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will cover your car rental. But many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles such as premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you travel to Huahine.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will have to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||You'll have a full tank when you get your vehicle. Use as much petrol as you need 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 pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, it's only necessary refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. You can shop around for the cheapest prices and you'll only be charged refueling fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll pick up the car with a full tank of gas and return the car with an empty tank. Ask the rental car provider to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a fuel station near your rental drop-off location||You might pay more for the tank than you would filling up at a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to fill up before you do any serious driving|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
Most suppliers provide you a full to full tank policy. We advise returning your car with a full tank. If you want to save some money, fill up your tank before you bring it back. Stations close to airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited mileage is a good option for travelers who don't want to worry about how many miles they are driving. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Check the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you drive off
Before you begin on your Huahine vacation, go over a few items prior to leaving the lot. It's important to:
- Inspect your car and determine if there is any damage or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats, and note how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Figure out how to work the radio or entertainment features. You don't want any unneeded distractions in a new city
Book your Huahine rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Huahine has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the must-see sites in Huahine.