Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express debit card or credit card provided by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Quite often, rentals that come with our Premium Cover option enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no extra charges. You can view if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the car rental excess and insurance options on the second step of the website booking process.
We’ve made it really simple on our website to view which car hire companies can accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare which car rental companies will accept your card type when you pick up the car.
Would you like us to accept payments with a method other than credit card or debit card? Feel free to contact us to let us know. We’re open to ideas regarding how to improve our service to make paying for your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
If you've chosen Basic or Essential Cover with your car rental, this usually means that you will have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You’ll usually be given the opportunity to purchase a top up policy by the rental partner on collection, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It’s good to know the payment options for your car rental in Saint Lucia, as payments for extras (like Sat Nav and child seats) might have to be paid in the local currency (by credit card) on vehicle collection.
Many of the Saint Lucia car rental brands we include on the website accept a debit card when you pick up the rental; but sometimes these do have special terms and conditions associated with them. Ensure that you review the terms if you want to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
It’s worth bearing in mind that quite frequently car hire partners that do allow debit card on collection are not as cost effective as those that accept credit card only.
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.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Saint Lucia. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
Car rentals in Saint Lucia 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.
All of our rentals in Saint Lucia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car 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.
Premium insurance is the highest option for car hire insurance we offer.
Lots of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when hiring a vehicle because it usually reduces the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. Customers can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover bundled with your car rental, so that you know the total cost of everything before completing your booking.
Choosing Premium Cover is optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire counter, It is usually less expensive to buy this up front on our website when you make your car hire booking.
So that you're able to make an informed decision relating to which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the option to buy a Premium cover product.
We understand how intimidating choosing a rental car insurance product can be. The extra charges that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle are often very confusing, these include:
Stress Free Car Rental offers three levels of car hire excess cover, premium, essential and basic and we help you find the hire car that suits you and your trip. You can view the details of these on the extras page of our website when booking your rental.
Many car hire websites hide the insurance excess and security deposit costs in the terms and conditions. Customers are then surprised when the cash is taken from the debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is wrong and can really hinder your plans which is why we won't do that at Stress Free Car Rental.
Before driving away spend some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the other side of the road.
When driving in a different country many countries have extremely strict restrictions concerning consuming alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we strongly recommend not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your vehicle
Sometimes it's daunting the first time you rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great holiday
If you intend to take the car across a border into a different 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 are involved in an accident or the car is stolen
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be careful at roundabouts.
If you'd like to drop off the car at a alternative place to the one you picked it up from, all extra one way fees will be included in the pricing detailed on the site.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our personal frustration with the process of renting a car.
Our pricing always includes additional fees that other car hire websites often don't include - this ensures that your experience is as clear-cut as it can be.
Stress Free Car Rental do not work with just any car rental firms. We're cautious to only work with car rental brands you can trust.
Stressfreecarrental.com provide customers with all of the best car hire deals in Saint Lucia with no nasty surprises.
Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our price match promise means that if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Stress Free Car Rental collects millions of car hire prices at 1000s of car rental locations to find you great deals and ensure that booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it should be
Car hire providers we work with include the larger vehicle hire companies like Enterprise and Europcar there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we don't include these on the website.
The reason we decided to do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got frustrated with seeing people being hit with unexpected charges and knew we could do a better job.
We compare prices on a huge selection of car 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 | Saint Lucia, we’ve got you covered.
Feel the wind in your hair as you drive around Saint Lucia in your convertible car rental. We find great value deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we have a huge selection for you to compare on the site before you book your rental in Saint Lucia.
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 config, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Have a lot of luggage? Want to take quite a lot of stuff with you but not enough to require a van? Perhaps one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We include estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Saint Lucia.
We offer a vast range of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, perfect to drive around narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
Travelling with more than 5 people? Stress Free Car Rental includes a variety of people carriers available in Saint Lucia that easily accommodate 7 or 8 passengers. If you're travelling with more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we suggest having a look at our range of minibuses for hire.
Planning a trip with a lot of passengers in Saint Lucia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van deals from a vast array of van and minibus rental companies.
We are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car a Stress Free experience
Car rental prices can change greatly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important factor to consider that influences car rental prices. Factor this in when planning your rental in advance.
Vehicle types at each car hire location are variable. The car rental company will always provide you with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact type may vary from the one booked. If you require a particular make, at most car rental locations we provide pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model rentals.
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always cheaper compared to other car rental fuel policies.
Extra drivers are available to pre book on the website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers on pickup.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and low security deposit options.