You'll have been provided with car rental pick up location instructions with your confirmation email. Take time to read through how to get to the car rental collection location before you set off
All the cars displayed on our website 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 must inform the car hire company before driving away
Spending a little time to photograph and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any problems with the car hire company when you return the vehicle
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the car and inspect which side of the car the fuel cap is on
Before driving away ,review the carrental T&Cs. There could be extra fees for crossing borders etc so make sure you understand these.
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting any damage to the inside of the vehicle and reporting it to the car hire company prior to driving away
You should check alloy wheels and door locks for damage as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss when you are in a hurry to start your journey
If you've purchased Premium excess cover on our website or have a different policy, we recommend to take some time to inspect the vehicle for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photographs on your phone of each section of the car. If there is damage on the vehicle that isn't mentioned in your hire contract you should report this to the vehicle hire provider
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 other side of the road.
Sometimes it's daunting the first time you drive in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be careful of traffic circles.
When driving in a different country many countries have extremely stringent regulations concerning consuming alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we strongly recommend not to drink any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your car
If you intend to take the car across the border into another country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there is a possibility that you will not be insured if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
If you are given a parking or speeding fine when driving in Kenya the vehicle rental company will take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you'll be notified by email when this has been processed
If you'd like to drop off the car at a different place to the location you picked it up from, any additional one way charges will be included in the pricing detailed on the site.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Kenya. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.
Car rentals in Kenya 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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
All of our rentals in Kenya include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car with a full tank 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.
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Extra drivers are available to pre book on the website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers on pickup.
Vehicle types at each car hire location are variable. You will always be provided with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact model may vary from the one booked. If you require a particular make, at most car rental locations we provide options to reserve guaranteed models from selected suppliers . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model deals.
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared to the alternatives.
Car rental prices can change greatly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important thing to consider that influences car hire prices. Take this into account when considering your rental.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low security deposit options.
We work hard to make sure that vehicle rental on your trip is stress free!
To be listed on our site, all cars must come with a fair full to full fuel policy and absolute transparency regarding security deposit and insurance costs.
Confused by security deposits? Stress Free Car Rental is here to help you every step of the way. We work hard to deliver absolute clearness when it comes to insurance excess and all of the other fees involved.
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We spend weeks trawling through terms and conditions so that you don't need to. All key points of the rental agreement are clearly visible every step of the way
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the vehicle hire process as simple as possible.
Just let us know and we'll sort everything out - it really is that, well, simple!
Booking couldn't be easier, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained on each page.
We don't hide any charges, from the get-go, we are completely transparent.
Free Cancellation! You're able to cancel your vehicle hire and receive a full refund up until 48 hours prior to collecting your car.
At Stress Free Car rental, we compare prices on a wide range of vehicle types and sizes. 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 | Kenya, we’ve got you covered.
Looking to drive something a bit special when you are in Kenya? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares car rental deals for premier car brands such as Range Rover, Mercedes, Audi and BMW.
If you’re struggling to find a car, people carrier or minibus that you'd like to rent, or if you have any enquiries regarding luggage space or car seat configurations, please don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.
We offer a vast selection of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, perfect to navigating narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll have limited luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Kenya in your convertible car rental. Stress Free Car Rental finds low cost deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
We'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before you collect the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.