Before commencing your trip spend some time to familiarise yourself with the vehicle and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual gearbox on the opposite side of the road.
It can be intimidating at first to hire a car in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Have a great holiday
if you're planning to drive across a border to another country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you fail to do so there's the possibility that the cars insurance will not be valid if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
you should have some loose change ready in the vehicle to pay for tolls. most tolls will accept cards but it's better to have loose change as a backup
If you receive a fixed penalty fine when driving in Sint Maarten Philipsburg the car hire provider will deduct this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this happens you'll be informed via email once this has taken place
If you're planning to leave the vehicle in a alternative location to the location you picked it up from, any extra one way charges are already included in the price listed on our website.
if you normally drive on the opposite side be extra careful with traffic circles.
When driving overseas lots of countries have very strict laws concerning consuming alcohol when driving. To be safe, we suggest not to consume any alcohol at all when driving your rental
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 Philipsburg Sint Maarten 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 Philipsburg Sint Maarten 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.
We work diligently to ensure 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 Sint Maarten
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
Vehicle Models at each car rental 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 require a particular model, at most car hire locations we offer options to book guaranteed models . You can use the filters on our website to find guaranteed model options.
Car hire availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. Christmas is an important thing to recognise that influences car hire prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared with the alternatives.
You can use the filters on the search results to find your ideal car rental, including rentals with an automatic gearbox, diesel engine and reduced security deposit options.
We compare deals on a wide range of car 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 Philipsburg | Sint Maarten, we’ve got you covered.
Is your trip with more than 5 passengers? We offers a large variety of people carriers available in Philipsburg Sint Maarten that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we recommend taking a look at our range of rental minibuses.
Transporting lots of bags? Need to transport quite a lot of stuff on your trip but not quite enough to justify a van? Maybe one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We include estate car prices from all of the brands you can trust in Philipsburg Sint Maarten.
If you don't see a people carrier, minibus or car that meets your requirements, or if you have any questions about luggage space or seating config, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Looking to hire a car that's extra special whilst you’re in Philipsburg Sint Maarten? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares deals for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
We compare a wide range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, ideal for navigating narrow city streets but keep in mind you’ll be restricted on luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
Vacationing with a larger group in Philipsburg Sint Maarten? Whether it’s a golf trip or a holiday with the extended family, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van prices from a huge range of minibus and van rental companies.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we include a wide selection for you to compare on our website before you book your rental in Philipsburg Sint Maarten.
You'll have been provided with car hire pick up location details with the email confirmation. Take some time to understand how to get to the car hire collection location before you leave
Whether you have bought Essential excess cover on the web site or have a different policy, we recommend to make time to check the car for damage. We also recommend taking photographs on your phone of each section of the car. If damage exists on the car that isn't mentioned in your rental agreement you must inform the vehicle rental company
If you have not already ,check the vehiclehire T&Cs. There could be additional fees for border crossing etc so ensure that you understand these.
Ensure you check the fuel type for the vehicle and check which side of the vehicle the filler cap is on
Always inspect the wheels and locks for issues as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you are in a hurry to begin your journey
Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting all damage to the inside of the car and informing the vehicle hire provider prior to driving away
Premium cover is the highest level of car hire insurance we provide.
You're able to buy Premium Cover alongside your car rental, so that you understand the price of everything before completing your booking.
Many of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when renting a car because it usually reduces the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. You can also often collect the car using debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
We want you to be able to understand all of the options regarding which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to give you the ability to buy a Premium cover product.
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.