Car rentals in Stone Harbor: All you need to know
You need a great automobile to get around Stone Harbor whether you're going for a business trip or a vacation. Check out the top sites around town and park in front of the popular restaurants in Stone Harbor. CarRentals.com has gathered the most popular questions about renting a car in Stone Harbor. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
How do I find a bargain rental car in Stone Harbor?
We always strive to get you the best deal. However, there are a more ways to increase your savings. Make sure to:
- Compare and contrast daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your vehicle of your choice and save more
- Check the mileage and fuel policies. You don't want to be surprised with added costs
- Don't get more vehicle than you need. Generally, the smaller the car, the cheaper the rate
These tips can help you save even more on your next car rental in Stone Harbor.
What rental companies have agencies in Stone Harbor?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Fox and Budget, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Read through the online reviews to help you figure out which is best for you.
What type of rental car should I get for my trip to Stone Harbor?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what you'll be doing when you visit Stone Harbor. If you're having difficulty choosing, be sure to go over the chart below. We've compared the most popular vehicle categories for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||To take on any kind of terrain and sightseeing||BMW X3, Ford Edge, or similar|
|Full Size||If you plan on doing plenty of sightseeing and want a comfy ride||Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Camry, or similar|
|Compact Car||When saving money is a top priority||Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Spark, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Stone Harbor?
Usually, to rent a car in Stone Harbor you must be at least 21. However, there might be an additional fee if you are under the age of 25 or for larger or higher category vehicles in particular. Go over the supplier's terms to find what any additional charges will be before you book your car.
Is insurance required to rent a car in Stone Harbor?
Insurance is mandatory, no matter where you rent a vehicle. Nevertheless, your current car insurance may cover you. Additionally, if you pay using your credit card, the card's policy may also insure you. Keep in mind, these policies may not cover you 100%, and you'll need to add it on to your booking. Look into it before you book and, if it's necessary, you can simply add it at the CarRentals.com checkout.
What is the difference between all the fuel policies?
Most suppliers give you a choice of fuel policies. Below is a list of the most common ones.You will need to find a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The gas tank will be full when you collect your automobile. Use as much petrol as you want and top it off when you return your car. Just make sure to refill the tank before you return the car to avoid a refueling cost||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 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 the tank empty. Ask the supplier 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 will not have a full tank of fuel when you collect your vehicle, and you don't have to fill the tank back up when you bring the car back||You fill the tank yourself, so you won't pay more than local pump prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you collect the car|
What fuel policy do you recommend?
We usually recommend that customers choose the full-to-full policy. This policy simply means you bring your rental back to the full, and you're all set.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Stone Harbor?
If you want to explore all that Stone Harbor and maybe even the rest of New Jersey offers, you're going to want unlimited miles. You can drive as far as you'd like without worrying about additional charges. Read the fine print to make sure they are truly "unlimited."
Know before you go
Before you begin on your Stone Harbor adventure, be sure you check a few items prior to leaving the lot. You should:
- Look over the 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
- Make you have a properly inflated spare tire, lug wrench, and jack in the trunk
- 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 wipers
- Get comfortable operating the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new area
Book your Stone Harbor rental car today
Use CarRentals.com to get yourself the best wheels Stone Harbor has to offer. Before you know it, you'll be cruising between the great restaurants, world-famous landmarks, and all the amazing sites in Stone Harbor.