Car Rental in Tamarindo

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown
Mini
Chevrolet Beat or similar
Chevrolet Beat
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
AmiGO Rent a Car
$17.12 / per day
Downtown
Compact
Hyundai Verna or similar
Hyundai Verna
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$24.36 / per day
Downtown
Economy SUV
Ford EcoSport or similar
Ford EcoSport
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$30.64 / per day
Downtown
Intermediate
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$40.38 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Standard
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$46.23 / per day
Downtown
Full-size
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$47.47 / per day
Downtown
Premium SUV
Hyundai Santa Fe or similar
Hyundai Santa Fe
  • 7
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Economy rent a car
$110.65 / per day
Downtown
Special
Audi Q3 or similar
Audi Q3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$121.31 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 16:08 on 2024-06-21. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
Spanish, English, Creole
Currency
CRC
Drive on
Right-hand side
Country code
+506
Average car rental price
$55 per day
Average car rental length
7 days
Speed limit within town
25 - 50 km/h or 16 - 31 mph
Speed limit out of town
60 km/h or 37 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
9.0 / 10

One-Way Car Rentals in Tamarindo

The most popular one-way rental options for pick up in Tamarindo and drop off in another city include:

  • From Tamarindo to San Jose - 68 offers from $62.08 per day

Top 5 cities near Tamarindo

  1. 45.6 km / 28.3 miles
  2. 181.7 km / 112.9 miles
  3. 191.4 km / 118.9 miles
  4. 210.1 km / 130.6 miles
  5. 224.6 km / 139.6 miles

Map of Car Rental Locations

What is the cheapest month to rent a car in Tamarindo?

Car rental prices in Tamarindo vary by time of year. This graph shows the average prices per month to help you find the best time of year to rent.
Average rental costs per day in Tamarindo
$63.04
January
$74.11
February
$59.65
March
$42.62
April
$33.56
May
$43.98
June
$67.40
July
$43.40
August
$49.79
September
$98.33
October
$82.12
November
$154.04
December
The cheapest month to rent a car in Tamarindo is May (when prices average $33.56 per day). This is 50% cheaper than the yearly average and 78% cheaper than renting in December (when prices average $154.04).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

What’s the usual rental length in Tamarindo?

How long travelers keep their rental cars for varies from month to month: in October, the average renter keeps their car for 18 days, and in April, they keep their car for 5 days.
Average number of rental days in Tamarindo
9
January
8
February
7
March
5
April
7
May
7
June
11
July
5
August
6
September
18
October
9
November
7
December

What's the most popular month to rent a car in Tamarindo?

Based on the number of searches by our customers, the most popular month for renting a car in Tamarindo is May, and the least popular is August.
Monthly searches in Tamarindo by pick-up date relative to the average
198%
January
113%
February
127%
March
85%
April
212%
May
56%
June
42%
July
14%
August
56%
September
14%
October
85%
November
198%
December

Car rental information

Car rental locations 3
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers Economy rent a car, Alamo, Avis, Keddy, Europcar
Popular car categories SUVs, Small cars, Vans, Large cars
Lowest price $17 per day
Cheapest supplier AmiGO Rent a Car

Most popular car models of rental suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Economy rent a car Toyota RAV4 5 2 SUVs
Economy rent a car Nissan X-Trail 5 3 SUVs
Economy rent a car Hyuandai H1 4 3 Vans
Economy rent a car Daihatsu Bego 4 2 SUVs
Economy rent a car Hyundai i10 4 1 Small cars
Economy rent a car Hyundai Elantra 4 2 Large cars
Alamo Volkswagen T-Cross 4 2 SUVs
Economy rent a car Hyundai Santa Fe 4 2 SUVs
Keddy Chevrolet Beat 5 1 Small cars
Alamo Toyota Rush 5 2 SUVs

Our customers' reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have the option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic.

Australia
Nissan X-Trail
December 30, 2023
Trip was great but travelling in Costa Rica is stressful if you’re not used to it - especially San Jose. The normally happy, friendly residents turn into demons behind the wheel.
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Car Rental Statistics

Highest-rated company
EasyCar
8.4 / 10
)
Lowest-rated company
Avis
6.8 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
$54.77
Lowest daily price
$17.12
Total cars available
273

Top 11 suppliers in Tamarindo in 2024

EasyCar
EasyCar
Very good 8.4
1 location
$31 - $39
National
National
Very good 8.3 / 3 reviews
2 locations
$42 - $158
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8.3 / 1 review
2 locations
$37 - $145
Adobe Rent a Car
Adobe Rent a Car
Very good 8.3
1 location
$34 - $42
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8
2 locations
$42 - $125
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8
1 location
$47 - $135
AmiGO Rent a Car
AmiGO Rent a Car
Good 7.5 / 5 reviews
1 location
$17 - $108
Europcar
Europcar
Good 7.4
1 location
$24 - $54
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.2
1 location
$23 - $51
Economy rent a car
Economy rent a car
Good 7 / 7 reviews
2 locations
$51 - $111
Avis
Avis
Satisfactory 6.8 / 2 reviews
1 location
$43 - $130
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