Stressfreecarrental.com are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car a Stress Free experience
Vehicle types at each car rental location are variable. The car rental company will always provide you with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact model may vary from the one booked. If you have a preference for a particular make, at most car hire locations we provide options to book guaranteed models . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.
Extra drivers are available to book in advance 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 ideal rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and reduced security deposit options.
Car rental prices can vary greatly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important factor to recognise that influences 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.
You'll have been provided with car rental location collection instructions with the booking confirmation email. Spend some time to read through how to find the car hire pick up location before you begin your trip
All the rentals displayed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. You should ensure that the fuel tank is full before you set off. If it is not you must report this to the rental company before driving away
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting all damage to the inside of the vehicle and informing the car rental provider prior to driving away
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the vehicle and inspect which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on
Spending a little time to take photos and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any disagreements with the vehicle hire company when you return the car
If you've not already ,review the vehiclerental T&Cs. There could be extra charges for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.
You should inspect alloy wheels and locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss if you are in a hurry to start your trip
Car rentals in Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe 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.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Zimbabwe. 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.
We strive to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you hire with us you're getting the best value, service and price.
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 your booking including payments and prices.
All of the deals on our website include all extra fees including everything that you're required to pay on collection, including (but not limited to) one way fees, child seats and senior driver fees.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head to our homepage and type in your desired rental location and dates then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some great value deals based on your information.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, costly, ordeal 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:
We work hard to ensure that vehicle hire on your trip is stress free!
If your plans alter you can cancel or edit your rental free of charge up to 48 hours before you collect.
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We offer a variety of family cars to twelve-seater MPVs along with hatchbacks and convertibles.
To be listed on our website, all rentals must include a full to full fuel policy and absolute transparency about credit card hold amounts.
Confused by security deposits? We are here to help you through the whole process. We work hard to provide absolute clearness when it comes to insurance excess and all of the other charges involved.
We spend days examining terms and conditions so that you don't have to. All key points of the rental agreement are clearly displayed every step of the way
Our cars have cover for damage, theft and third party claims.
Rent your vehicle today with no hidden payments or credit card fees.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the car rental process as simple as possible.
You'd like to pay by debit card? Require an extra driver? No problem. You'll find all the options on the website including low prices for extras such as child seats and Toll pay devices. We also offer options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. Use the filters on the website to quickly and easily find these options
We don't hide any charges, from the get-go, we are completely transparent.
When you complete your booking with us you will receive a confirmation email with all of your rental details included. Confirmation emails include directions to the car hire collection desk and opening hours. If your rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be attached to the email
Just let us know and we'll sort everything out - it really is that, well, stress free!
Booking couldn't be easier, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed on each page.
Free Cancellation! You're able to cancel your vehicle rental and receive a refund up until 48 hours before collection.
When you book a rental car with Stress Free Car Rental you'll always know how much you are paying beforehand - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Save on your car hire in Zimbabwe by booking your car in advance. Take time to review the various different offers.
Picking up at the airport but not sure what your flight number is? No Problem - you can complete your booking now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Adding your flight number will help the car hire provider to wait for you if your flight is delayed. Always review the T&Cs to understand what you need to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.
You can use a American Express, Visa or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
We've made it incredibly simple on the website to filter which car hire partners will accept debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare which car rental partners do accept your preferred card type at the counter.
It's good to understand the alternative payment options for your car rental in Zimbabwe, as some payments for add ons (like Sat Nav and child seats) might have to be paid for in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) on collection.
If you've opted for Basic or Essential Cover with your car rental, it usually means that you'll need a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You'll usually be given the opportunity to buy a top up policy by the hire company when you collect the car, this then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It's important to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card at the collection desk, car hire companies often block an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold can be a considerable amount of money , if you decide to pay with a debit card this will be debited from your account and not returned until a couple of weeks after completion of your rental contract.
Would you like us to take payment with a method other than debit card and credit card? Do contact us to let us know. We're always open to new ideas about how we can improve our service to make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
Very often, rentals that include our Premium Cover option enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You're able to compare if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of the booking process.
We accept a large range of currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
It's worth bearing in mind that frequently car rental brands that do allow debit card on collection are not as cheap as those that accept credit card only.
Many of the Zimbabwe car hire partners we include accept a debit card when you collect the car; often these do have special T&Cs related to them. Ensure that you understand the T&Cs if you plan to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
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.