Premium cover is the highest level of car hire insurance we offer.
Choosing Premium Cover is optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the collection desk, Sometimes it's cheaper to buy this in advance on our website when you make your car rental booking.
So that you're 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 provide you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
Lots of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when hiring a vehicle because it usually brings the excess down to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car hire insurance excess risk. Customers can also often collect the car using 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 full price of everything before starting your trip.
We are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car a Stress Free experience
Extra drivers are available to book in advance on our website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers when you collect the car.
Vehicle types at each car rental location can vary. 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 listed. If you have a preference for a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer options to book guaranteed models . You can use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model rentals.
You can use the filters on our website to find your ideal car rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and low insurance excess options.
Car rental prices can vary significantly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important factor to consider that affects car hire prices. Take this into account when planning your rental in advance.
We only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared to other car rental fuel policies.
Car rentals in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 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.
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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
All of our rentals in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 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.
You can use a Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Frequently, car rentals that include our Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card on collection with no extra fees. You can view if a debit card is accepted, along with the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of the booking process.
One thing to think about when deciding if you should use a debit card on collection, car rental companies sometimes block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold is often a large amount of money , if you choose to pay with a debit card this can be debited from your bank account and not refunded until weeks after your rental has ended.
We've made it ridiculously easy on the website to identify which car hire companies can accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the second page to compare which car hire brands do accept your preferred card type on collection.
Would you like us to allow you to pay using something other than debit card and credit card? Please contact us and let us know. We're open to new ideas re how to improve the service we offer and make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
You can book using a huge range of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
When you opt to include Basic or Essential Cover for your car rental, this usually means that you will be required to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You'll more often than not be given the option to buy a top up policy by the hire company when you collect the car, which then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It is useful to understand the different payment options for your car rental in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, as payments for extras (such as booster seats and Sat Nav) might need to be paid for in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) on collection.
Don't forget that quite often car rental companies that do accept debit card on collection are more costly than car hire companies that accept credit card only.
Most of the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands car rental companies we compare prices for will accept a debit card when you pick up the car; but sometimes these do have special conditions related to them. Always be sure to check the contract terms if you want to use a debit card when you collect the car.
We aim to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you book through us you're getting the best value, service and price.
All of the deals on our website include all extra fees including anything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, extras and senior driver fees.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be simpler, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check the status of your booking including payments and prices.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head to our homepage and input your locations and dates then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some brilliant deals based on your information.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
Before driving away take some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
If you'd like to drop off the vehicle in a alternative place to the one you collected it from, any additional one way fees are included in the price listed on our website.
Sometimes it's intimidating at first to rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your trip
it can be a good idea to have some loose change available in the car to pay for toll roads. Many tolls accept credit cards but it's better to have some change as a backup
When driving in a different country lots of countries have very strict restrictions on alcohol consumption when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to consume any alcohol at all when driving your car
If you are given a traffic violation fine when driving in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands the car hire company might take this amount from the credit card you have on record. If this is the case you will be informed by email once this has taken place
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be careful at roundabouts.
If you'd like to drive across a border into a different country, be careful to check the terms and conditions for any cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you don't there's the possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our own frustration with the process of hiring a car.
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.
The reason we decided to do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got frustrated with seeing people getting shortchanged and thought we could provide a better service.
Stress Free Car Rental don't like to work with just any car rental firms. We're careful to only work with brands you can trust.
Car hire providers we list on the website include big vehicle hire companies like Enterprise and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we do not include these on our website.
Stressfreecarrental.com provide customers with all of the best car hire deals in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands with no hidden fees.
Stress Free Car Rental compares millions of prices at 1000s of car hire locations to source the best deals and make booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it should be
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.