Car rentals in Peebles: All you need to know
A Peebles car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You'll be able to explore all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Saskatchewan has to offer. CarRentals.com has collected your most popular questions about renting a car in Peebles. Keep reading to discover the dos and don'ts of car rentals.
Where do I get a great deal on a rental car in Peebles?
We always strive to get you the best rate. But, to increase your savings when you travel to Peebles you can do a few things. Be sure to:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
- Be aware of any cost for fuel policy, additional drivers, and mileage limits. This way you can make sure you know the actual cost before you book
- Decide what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Peebles.
What rental suppliers have outlets in Peebles?
From global names like Hertz and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, 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 Peebles?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Saskatchewan city means you're certain to find a car that suits your needs. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||Ford Edge, Jaguar F-Pace, or similar|
|Full Size||Families with bags and a need for space||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Economy Car||When saving money is a top priority||Chevrolet Spark, Vauxhall Corsa, or similar|
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Peebles?
Typically, to rent a car in Peebles you must be at least 21. However, you may find that there is an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for higher category vehicles. Go over the supplier's terms to discover what the exact fee is before you rent your car.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Peebles?
Insurance is mandatory, wherever you're renting a car. However, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay for the rental in full using your credit card, the card's benefits may also insure you. Keep in mind, those policies may not provide 100% coverage, and you'll need to add it to your booking for Peebles. Check ahead of time and, if it's required, you can conveniently include it at checkout.
Are there different fuel policies?
Most suppliers allow you to choose which policy you want. Here is a list of the typical policies.You will need to find a gas station close to the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you pick up your automobile. Use as much petrol as you need and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off when you are done. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half 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 fill up at any station you want and you'll only pay service fees if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You pay for a full tank upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Many providers offer a refund for any unused fuel. Be sure to check with them beforehand||You won't have to find for a gas station before you drop-off your car||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You won't have a full tank when you pick up the vehicle, and you won't have to fill the tank back up before you bring the car back||You refill your tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll have to get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually suggest that you opt for the full-to-full policy. This policy is the most straightforward, and you simply top off the tank before you bring it back.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Peebles?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you decide to do a bit of sightseeing or visit several customers all over Peebles. You can cruise wherever you want without incurring additional charges. Review your policy to see if there are mileage limitations.
Know before you go
Make sure you go over a few things before you leave the lot. You should:
- Walk around the vehicle and make certain there is no dents 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 both the lug wrench and jack are there
- Get familiar with the controls of your 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 entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unneeded distractions when you are navigating a new area
Book your Peebles rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Peebles has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be driving between the great restaurants, famous landmarks, and all the terrific sites in Peebles.