Car rentals in Wilsons Beach: All you need to know
A Wilsons Beach 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 find out what else the rest of New Brunswick has to offer. We've answered the most frequently asked questions about car rentals in Wilsons Beach. Find out the dos and don'ts of booking a rental car.
Where can I get a bargain rental car in Wilsons Beach?
You're well on your way to locating the best deal on your car rental with us. But, there are ways to get an even lower price on your next booking. You can:
- Compare daily and weekly rates from all the different suppliers
- Book as far in advance as possible. You'll usually get your car of your choice and save more
- Check the fuel and mileage policies. This way you'll avoid any surprises on your final bill
- Determine what vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't get more car than you need
Just following even a few of these tips can help you save on your Wilsons Beach rental car.
What rental companies have agencies in Wilsons Beach?
From global names like Advantage and Hertz to budget-friendly brands like Budget and Thrifty, CarRentals.com has some of the best brands in the business. Look through the reviews to help you figure out which one is best for you.
What types and makes of rental cars are on offer in Wilsons Beach?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Wilsons Beach. If you're having trouble picking the right car, be sure to go over our chart below. We have compared the most popular types of vehicles for you:
|Car Type||Best for||Category Includes|
|Full Size SUV||Those looking for a little off-road adventure||BMW X3, Ford Explorer, or similar|
|Full Size||For large groups that want better fuel economy than an SUV||Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima, or similar|
|Hybrid||Those that want a quiet and comfortable ride with great fuel economy||BMW i3, Kia Optima, or similar|
What age do you have to be to rent a car in Wilsons Beach?
Generally, the age limit for car rentals in Wilsons Beach is 21—the same as it is across the rest of the country. If you are under 25, you might also need to pay a surcharge. Be sure to read over the rental agreement to determine what the total is before you rent your car.
Will I need insurance to get a car rental in Wilsons Beach?
Almost all countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy additional insurance through rental car company, if you think your insurance won't cover your rental during your trip.Many major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, provide some coverage; but, there may be restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check rental car supplier's 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 need to search for a gas station near the drop-off location
|Policy Type||Policy Description||Advantages||Disadvantages|
|Full to Full||The tank will be full when you pick up your car. Use as much petrol as you like 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 pay for the fuel you use. If you only use half of a tank, you'll only have to refill half of a tank, and therefore avoid paying for any you don't need. 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 pay for a full tank of gas upfront and bring the car back with the tank empty. Ask the supplier to see if they will refund you for any unused fuel||There will be no need to go searching for a gas station before you drop-off your car||You usually pay more for a tank upfront then going to a local station|
|Empty to empty||You may not have a full tank when you pick up your vehicle, and you won't have to refill the gas 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 get some gas before you do any serious driving|
What type of fuel policy should I choose?
We usually recommend that customers opt for 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 Wilsons Beach?
Unlimited miles is a great choice if you plan to do a little sightseeing or visit a lot of clients all over Wilsons Beach. You can cruise wherever you want and not incur additional charges. Read over your policy to find out if there are any restrictions.
Tips before you leave the lot
Before you begin on your Wilsons Beach trip, check out a few items prior to leaving the car rental lot. You should take time to:
- Walk around the car and determine if there is any dents or scrapes. Be sure to make note of it on the paperwork, or you may get charged for it
- Inspect the trunk to see 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
- Get comfortable working the entertainment and GPS (if available). It's best to limit any unnecessary distractions when you are navigating a new region
Book your Wilsons Beach rental car today
Maybe you're traveling with your partner and kids, or carpooling with co-workers to and from the hotel to the conference center. Maybe you're traveling solo. No matter who you're traveling with, CarRentals.com has a car that can suit your requirement and not break the bank.