Prior to setting off spend some time to familiarise yourself with the vehicle and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual gearbox on the opposite side of the road.
If you plan take the car across a border to 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 fail to do so there's the possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
it can be a good idea to keep some spare change ready in the car to pay for toll roads. most tolls will accept credit cards but it's always safer to have some change as a backup
If you're planning to leave the car at a alternative location to the one you picked it up from, any extra one way fees will be already included in the price listed on the website.
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be cautious with roundabouts.
If you receive a parking or speeding fine when driving in Saint Martin the vehicle hire provider might take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this happens you will be notified via email once this has taken place
Sometimes it's daunting the first time you hire a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great holiday
When driving in a different country many countries have extremely strict laws relating to consuming alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we advise you not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your car
Premium insurance is the highest option for car hire insurance we provide.
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 give you the option to rent a car including a Premium cover product.
Lots of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when renting a vehicle because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. Customers can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover along with your car rental, so that you understand the exact price of everything before completing your booking.
Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also decide to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire desk, it's often cheaper to book this up front on our website when you make your car rental booking.
We compare deals on a vast range 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 Martin, we’ve got you covered.
From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we have a wide selection for you to compare on our website before booking your rental in Saint Martin.
If your luggage includes 2 large bags, we recommend looking at a rental in the Large Car category. These cars have lots of of space for 4 or 5 passengers along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.
If you’re struggling to find a people carrier, minibus or car that meets your requirements, or if you have any queries regarding luggage space or car seat configurations, don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.
Travelling with a larger group in Saint Martin? Whether it’s a golf trip or a holiday with the extended family, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus deals from a huge range of minibus rental companies.
We provide a wide 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 that you’ll be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
Looking to drive something extra special whilst you’re in Saint Martin? The Prestige Car Hire category compares prices for premier car manufacturers such as Range Rover, Mercedes, Audi and BMW.
We strive to be the best car rental website around so that you know when you book with us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Once your bookings been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check your booking including payments and prices.
To start your stress free booking process, head over to our homepage and type in the required details then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your details.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, ordeal which is why our clever matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
When searching for your rental, information you'll need:
Pay with American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring a car on our website.
We've made it incredibly easy on the website to filter which car hire companies will accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare the car hire companies can accept your preferred card type on collection.
We accept a huge number of different currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
Would you like us to take payment using something other than debit card and credit card? Do contact us and let us know. We're open to new ideas regarding how to enhance the service we offer and make arranging your car rental a Stress Free experience.
It's worth bearing in mind that often car rental brands that do accept debit card on collection are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.
It's useful to understand the alternative payment and currency options for your car rental in Saint Martin, as some payments for extras (like booster seats and Sat Nav) might need to be settled in the local currency (either in cash or by credit card) at the collection counter.
It's important to consider when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card on collection, car rental companies frequently block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the excess is often a significant amount of money , if you choose to pay with debit card this might be debited from your bank account and not refunded until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our frustration with the process of hiring a car.
Stress Free Car Rental collects and compares millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car hire locations to hunt down the best offers and ensure that booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as possible
Car hire providers we work with include the larger car hire companies like Europcar and Hertz there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we don't list these on our website.
Stressfreecarrental.com work to deliver our customers with all of the best car hire deals in Saint Martin with no unexpected charges.
The reason we decided to do things differently is because we got fed up of seeing people being hit with unexpected fees and knew we could provide a more transparent service.
All of our rentals in Saint Martin 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.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Saint Martin. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
Car rentals in Saint Martin 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.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our aim is to make the car hire process as simple as we can.
You'd like to pay with a debit card? Require an extra driver? Not a problem. You'll find all of the options on the website including great deals for extras such as child seats and GPS. We provide options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. Use the filters on our search results page to quickly and easily find them
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you are paying in advance - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained on each page.
Save money on your car rental in Saint Martin by booking your car well in advance. Take time to review the various different deals.
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!
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.