Car rentals in Negril: All you need to know
You need a great car to take you around Negril whether you're going for a business or pleasure. Check out the famous sites around the region and pull up in front of the best restaurants in Negril. CarRentals.com has answered your most popular questions about renting a car in Negril. Read on to see which vehicle is perfect for your trip, and how to get the best rates.
Where can I get a great deal on a car rental in Negril?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the best deals. Simply enter your travel dates and go down the list of rental suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the best offers in Negril. You can also:
- Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Learn about any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. That way you can make sure you know the total cost before you book
- Determine the car you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
Even a little rental car know-how can go a long way to getting you the most savings.
What rental companies have retailers in Negril?
From budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget to global names like Avis and Enterprise, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the reviews to get an idea of which meets your needs.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Negril?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Negril. If you're having difficulty picking the right car, be sure to go over our table below. We have compared the most popular categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Luxury or Premium-class||When you want to travel Negril in style||Mercedes C-Class, Audi A4, or similar|
|Minivan or SUV||Large groups that need room for all their luggage||Dodge Grand Caravan, Nissan Quest, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with terrific miles per gallon||Honda Civic, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Negril?
Typically, to rent a car in Negril you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. However, you might need to pay a surcharge if you're under 25. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to figure out any additional fees will be before you book your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Negril?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase additional insurance through rental car company for your trip, if you are concerned your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, provide some insurance, there may be restrictions. For example, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Check the policy before you decide.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will have to search for an open gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. Use as much fuel as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. 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. Used a quarter of a tank? Simply fill it back up to full. You won't need to pay for any gas you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay service charges if you don't refill the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank when you pick the car up and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the rental car provider to see if they'll refund you for any unused fuel||You won't need to find a gas 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you pick up the vehicle, and you don't need to fill the tank back up before you drop it back off||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 do you recommend?
Most rental car companies give you a full to full tank policy. We recommend returning your car with a full tank of gas. If you want to save some money, find a filling station before returning the vehicle. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Negril?
Unlimited mileage is a good choice for travelers who don't want to worry about incurring any extra charges with the distance they drive. Just make sure that your policy really provides unlimited miles. Read the details on mileage limits before you book.
Before you drive off
Make sure you check a few items before you leave the lot on your Negril adventure. It's worth the time to:
- Look over the car and be sure there is no damage or scratches. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers
- Get comfortable working the navigation and entertainment. It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Negril car rental today
When you book with CarRentals.com, you can count on a great ride that will leave you with extra money to spare. Book today to cash in on cheap deals on your perfect Negril rental car. We'll see you around town.