Car rentals in Sun City: All you need to know
A Sun City car rental gives you the opportunity to go where you want, when you want. You can check out all the sights, and even see what else the rest of Florida has to offer. We've answered your most popular questions about car rentals in Sun City. Find out how to get the best rates on your ideal vehicle.
Where do I find a bargain car rental in Sun City?
CarRentals.com makes it easy to snag the cheapest deals. Just type in your travel dates and go through the list of rental car suppliers, select the top rental locations, and find the cheapest packages Sun City has to offer. You can also:
- Check the mileage policy to prevent any surprises
- Reserve your vehicle as far in advance as possible
- Avoid airport pick-ups; they tend to be more expensive
- Compare weekly and daily rates; you may save more with a longer rental
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Sun City rental car.
What rental companies have outlets in Sun City?
From global names like Avis and Enterprise to budget-friendly brands like Thrifty and Budget, 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 type of rental car should I get for my trip to Sun City?
Whether you want a roomy family vehicle or a low-cost economy car, the sheer wealth of options in this Florida town means you're certain to find an automobile that is perfect for you. Some options include:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Groups or Families looking for adventure in the Florida back-country||Jaguar F-Pace, Hyundai Santa Fe, or similar|
|Full Size||For big groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Infiniti Q50, Hyundai Sonata, or similar|
|Economy Car||For those on a tight travel budget||Fiat 500, Nissan Versa Note, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Sun City?
Typically, to rent a car in Sun City you must be at least 21—the same as it is across the rest of the USA. Additionally, many suppliers charge an added fee if you are under 25. Be sure to go through the rental agreement to discover any additional fees will be before you reserve your rental.
Do I need insurance to rent a car in Sun City?
When driving around Sun City or the rest of the United States, you'll need insurance. Almost every supplier needs proof of insurance before you pick up your vehicle. Most countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to purchase interim insurance with the rental supplier. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
The major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) will usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering large vehicles like premium models or some SUVs. Make sure to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Sun City.
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 have to find a gas station near your rental car supplier
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||There will be a full tank of gas when you pick up your vehicle. You can use as much fuel as you like and then refill the tank when you drop the vehicle off at the end of your rental period. If you refill the tank before you return your car, you won't be charged a refueling cost||You only refill the amount of fuel that you've used. Used a half of a tank? Then you just fill it back up to full. You won't be paying for any fuel you didn't use. You won't pay more than local fuel prices and you'll only pay refueling charges if you don't fill up the tank|
|Full to empty (pre-paid)||You'll receive the car with a full tank of fuel 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 need to find a gas station near your rental drop-off location||The supplier usually charges a higher rate for the fuel than a local gas station|
|Empty to empty||You may not 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 fill the tank yourself, so you can shop around for the cheapest local prices||You'll need to locate a gas station shortly after you get the car|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
Many suppliers offer a variety of fuel policies. However, the stand-out winner is usually full-to-full. You simply bring the car back with the same amount of fuel you got it with. .
Is it worth getting unlimited miles?
Unlimited miles is a good option if you decide to do some sightseeing or visit several customers all over Sun City. You can cruise wherever you like and not incur added charges. Go over your rental agreement to discover if there are mileage limitations.
Before you drive off
Be sure you go over a few things before you leave the car rental lot on your Sun City adventure. You should:
- Inspect your car and be sure there is no damage or scrapes. If you notice any, write it down on the paperwork
- 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 unnecessary distractions when you are driving around a new region
Book your Sun City 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. CarRentals.com has the ideal vehicle that can fit your requirements and not deplete your travel fund.