You'll have been provided with car rental pick up location instructions with your email confirmation. Take time to understand how to find the car rental pick up location before you set off
Whether you have purchased Essential excess cover on the web site or have a different policy, you should still take some time to check the car for pre existing damage. We also recommend taking photos on your phone of each panel of the car. If there is damage on the car that isn't mentioned in your hire agreement you must report this to the car rental provider
Before driving away ,check the vehiclehire T&Cs. There could be extra fees for crossing borders etc so make sure you understand these.
Ensure you check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the filler cap is on
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting any damage to the inside of the car and informing the vehicle hire company prior to driving away
Taking some time to photograph and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any issues with the car hire company when you return the vehicle
All of the rentals listed on the web site include a full to full fuel policy. You should ensure that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you should report this to the car hire company immediately
You should check the wheels and locks for issues as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss when you are in a hurry to start your journey
You can pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring a car on our website.
Lots of the Ocho Rios Jamaica car rental companies we work with accept a debit card when you pick up the car; but some of these do have different T&Cs associated to them. Always be sure to check the T&Cs if you plan to pick up the car using a debit card.
Quite often, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no extra fees. You can review if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the different car rental security deposit and insurance options on the extras page of the booking process.
Would you prefer us to accept payments using something other than debit card and credit card? Feel free to get in touch to let us know. We're open to new ideas re how we can enhance our service to make booking your car rental a Stress Free experience.
One important thing to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies sometimes block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the excess can be a considerable amount of money , if you choose to pay with a debit card this can be debited from your account and not refunded until a couple of weeks after you've returned the car.
It can be useful to understand the currency and payment options for your car rental in Ocho Rios Jamaica, as payments for extras (such as GPS and extra drivers) might have to be paid for in the local currency (either in cash or by credit card) on collection.
It's really easy on the website to view which car rental companies can accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare the car rental partners can accept your preferred card type on collection.
All of our rentals in Ocho Rios Jamaica include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank of fuel and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
We work diligently to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Jamaica
Car rentals in Ocho Rios Jamaica are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.
Stress Free Car Rental are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make renting a car Stress Free for our customers
Additional drivers are available to book in advance on our website on step two of our booking process. In many cases you will pay for extra drivers on pickup.
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always cheaper compared with the alternatives.
Vehicle types at each car hire location can vary. The car rental company will always provide you with a car that’s the same size in terms of body style, passengers and luggage capacity but the exact model may vary from the one booked. If you would prefer a particular make, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . Use the filters on the website to find guaranteed model rentals.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect car rental, including rentals with an automatic gearbox, diesel engine and low security deposit options.
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we offer two additional levels of insurance when you book a vehicle with us.
Our essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the car and other things. For more details see the T&Cs on the extras page
Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and much more.
Our essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a selection of additional charges that standard insurance does not.
Essential cover appears as a choice in the car hire insurance options. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover might not be available.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our personal frustration with the process of hiring a car.
The reason we decided to do things a bit differently is because we got fed up of seeing customers being hit with unexpected charges and felt like we could do a better job.
Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our car hire price match promise means if you find the same hire car at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Car hire providers we work with include the larger car hire providers like Enterprise and Europcar there are some companies we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we don't include these on our website.
Our pricing always includes additional fees that other car rental websites often don't display - this makes sure that our service is as transparent as possible.
We don't like to work with just any car rental providers. We're cautious to only work with brands you can trust.
Stressfreecarrental.com work hard to ensure that we provide our customers with all of the best car rental deals in Ocho Rios Jamaica with no nasty surprises.
Stress Free Car Rental collects and compares millions of car hire deals at 1000s of car hire locations to obtain the best offers and ensure that booking them on our website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it should be
We compare deals on a wide range of vehicle makes and models. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around Ocho Rios | Jamaica, we’ve got you covered.
Is your trip with more than 5 people? We includes a large variety of people carriers available in Ocho Rios Jamaica that easily accommodate 7 or 8 passengers. If you're travelling with more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of luggage) we recommend reviewing our range of rental minibuses.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Ocho Rios Jamaica in your convertible rental car. Stress Free Car Rental finds cheap deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
If you don't see a car, people carrier or minibus that meets your requirements, or if you have any enquiries about luggage space or car seat configurations, please don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.
Looking to hire a car that's a bit special whilst you’re in Ocho Rios Jamaica? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares car hire deals for premier car brands such as Range Rover, Mercedes, Audi and BMW.
We offer a wide selection of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, ideal for drive around narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget that you’ll have limited luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we have a huge selection for you to compare on our website before booking your rental in Ocho Rios Jamaica.
Before commencing your trip spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
When driving in a different country many countries have very strict laws concerning drinking alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we advise you not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your rental
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in Jamaica Ocho Rios the car hire provider will take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you'll be notified by email once this has taken place
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be extra careful with traffic circles.
If you're planning to leave the car in a alternative location to the location you picked it up from, any additional one way charges will be included in the price listed on the site.
Sometimes it's daunting at first to hire a car in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip
it can be a good idea to keep some spare change ready in the vehicle to pay for toll roads. most tolls accept cards but it's always safer to have some change as a backup
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.