Downtown, Cape Town, South Africa
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Driver's country of residence is United States of America (USA) and age is 30-65
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First Car Rental in Cape Town (Downtown)

Cnr Hertzog Boulevard and Christiaan Barnard Streets, Foreshore, Cape Town, 8001
0027 214 221 480
Drop-off instructions
Please clarify Drop-off instructions with Car Provider upon Pick-up.
Business hours
Mon:07:00-17:00
Tue:07:00-17:00
Wed:07:00-17:00
Thu:07:00-17:00
Fri:07:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-13:00
Sun:08:00-13:00
Key box
No

Customer Ratings and Latest Reviews

Overall value for money of your rental car
Ease of finding rental desk or representative
Efficiency of the car rental agents
Time spent picking up the car
Time spent dropping off the car
Car cleanliness
Overall condition of the car

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.

Canada
Suzuki Celerio
April 23, 2024

Pros: Great little car, worked well all the way to the Garden Route and back.

Canada
Suzuki Celerio
November 23, 2023

Pros: I got what I asked for and at drop off the agent was very friendly and professional. Accounting was spot on.

Cons: Nothing!

United States of America (USA)
Honda Amaze
August 22, 2023

Pros: I actually liked that the car had a little damage already because it makes me less nervous that anything could go wrong or that people would be too picky upon return. It was super convenient that I was able to pick up in town but return to airport at the end of our trip.

Singapore
Ford Ecosport
June 27, 2023

Pros: Very good car and service. They should also have full coverage package with zero liability. Otherwise, everything was fine and we really enjoyed our drive

Cons: Should have zero liability package also.

Australia
Honda Amaze
June 2, 2023

Pros: Great staff, very fast and efficient.

Australia
Suzuki Celerio
May 3, 2023

Pros: Competitive

Cons: Not easy to find

Canada
Toyota Quest
April 29, 2023

Pros: Service was fine but very slow.

Cons: The email instructions on the office location were incorrect. They need to clear on the street address

United Kingdom
Nissan Almera
March 28, 2023

Cons: I had to point out the existing damage to the car, this was not already on the documents.

United Kingdom
Subaru Forester
March 17, 2023

Pros: Quick, efficient and honest behaviours by staff on collection/ return.

Cons: Address of office location needs updating.. it not a Jaguar Land Rover site now. They've moved to a location nearby, thus uber drivers etc have troubles finding the offices.

United States of America (USA)
Suzuki Swift
February 9, 2023

Pros: Efficient agents provided delivered the car to the front of the city rental office and explained the car features well.

Cons: Slightly confusing drop off area at the airport, but we figured it out.

New Zealand
Suzuki Celerio
February 6, 2023

Cons: Staff could not answer my questions and did not make contact like they suggested.

Australia
Subaru Forester
January 23, 2023

Pros: Seamless Friendly Efficent

Cons: It wasn't free

France
Nissan Almera
May 24, 2022

Pros: Fast service & honest company

Cons: We booked automatic and get manuel The car was not very clean inside

United Kingdom
Suzuki Ertiga
March 4, 2022

Pros: Swift and efficient pick up and drop off

Cons: Nothing

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$17.23 per day
Downtown
Mini
Suzuki Celerio or similar
Suzuki Celerio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$17.54 per day
Downtown
Economy
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$22.31 per day
Downtown
Economy
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$22.72 per day
Downtown
Compact
Nissan Almera or similar
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$23.67 per day
Downtown
Compact
Volkswagen Polo or similar
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$23.67 per day
Downtown
Compact
Nissan Almera or similar
Nissan Almera
  • 4
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$24.11 per day
Downtown
Compact
Volkswagen Polo or similar
Volkswagen Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$24.11 per day
Downtown
Economy
Honda Amaze or similar
Honda Amaze
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$33.13 per day
Downtown
Economy
Honda Amaze or similar
Honda Amaze
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$33.75 per day
Downtown
Standard
Toyota Quest or similar
Toyota Quest
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$34.84 per day
Downtown
Standard
Toyota Quest or similar
Toyota Quest
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$35.50 per day
Downtown
Intermediate Van
Suzuki Ertiga or similar
Suzuki Ertiga
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$46.42 per day
Downtown
Intermediate Van
Suzuki Ertiga or similar
Suzuki Ertiga
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$47.29 per day
Downtown
Standard SUV
Toyota Corolla Cross or similar
Toyota Corolla Cross
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$51.22 per day
Downtown
Standard SUV
Toyota Corolla Cross or similar
Toyota Corolla Cross
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$52.18 per day
Downtown
Full-size SUV
Subaru Forester or similar
Subaru Forester
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$71.62 per day
Downtown
Full-size SUV
Subaru Forester or similar
Subaru Forester
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$72.95 per day
Downtown
Full-size Extended Cab Pickup
Ford Ranger or similar
Ford Ranger
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$78.42 per day
Downtown
Full-size Extended Cab Pickup
Ford Ranger or similar
Ford Ranger
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$79.89 per day
Downtown
Premium Elite Van
Toyota Quantum or similar
Toyota Quantum
  • 10
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$102.18 per day
Downtown
Premium Elite Van
Toyota Quantum or similar
Toyota Quantum
  • 10
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
First Car Rental
$104.10 per day
Downtown
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or similar
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$108.98 per day
Downtown
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or similar
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$111.02 per day
Downtown
Luxury SUV
Volvo XC60 or similar
Volvo XC60
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$136.18 per day
Downtown
Luxury SUV
Volvo XC60 or similar
Volvo XC60
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
First Car Rental
$138.73 per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 08:13 on 2024-07-13. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Rental Conditions

Please check the Rental Conditions for each vehicle prior to booking as some conditions, particularly the deposit and deductible, may vary based on the class of vehicle.

Rate includes
Free cancellation with a full refund up to 48 hours before your pick-up time, Unlimited mileage, First additional driver, Collision Damage Waiver (deductible: ~€ 615.00), Theft Protection, Contract fee, Third Party Liability (TPL), Airport surcharge, Premium Location fee, Free modifications, State Tax.
Rate excludes
An E-toll charge will apply; personal consumption will be charged separately at the end of the rental period.
Mileage policy
For international renters renting more than 3 days, mileage is unlimited.
A local renter is defined as a renter who is a resident of South Africa.
For local renters, unlimited mileage is not offered.

Mileage is limited, there will be a surcharge for each additional km.
Details are available at the car rental company's reservation office.
Driver requirements
Minimum rental age is 21 years.
A young driver fee applies to drivers under the age of 23.

There is no maximum age.
A Senior driver fee is not applied.

The driver license must have been issued by authorized authorities at least 2 year(s) before the date of the commencement of the rental.

In addition to the regular driver license, an International Driving Permit is also mandatory if the national driver license is not written in English.
Please note that the International Driving Permit is valid only if accompanied by the regular driver license.

In addition to documents mentioned previously, the customer will need the following: passport, valid driver license, credit card on a main drivers name, booking voucher.
Deposit and deductible policy
A deposit will be blocked on the customer's credit card and will be released within 30 days after drop-off.
The exact deposit is determined on pick up since the amount is dependent on the type of vehicle.
Payment policy
At time of pick up, customers will be required to pay the amount of the rental and a deposit.
It is possible to pay and leave the deposit only with the following payment methods: Diners, MasterCard credit card, VISA credit card, American Express credit card.

Cash, Debit cards is/are not accepted.

The main driver must provide a physical payment card in their name with enough funds to cover the deposit to pick up the car. The rental company will neither accept virtual credit cards (e.g., GooglePay or ApplePay) nor someone else’s card (including family members).
Cross-border policy
Cross border rentals are allowed only upon previous request.
crossing country borders is available on previous request at least 2 days before the pick up date.
Information on the exact fee amount is available by request.

Crossing country borders is allowed to the following territories: Lesotho, Namibia, Eswatini.
crossing country borders is forbidden for certain car groups. Details are available from the car rental company's reservation office.
In the event that Cross Border & Territorial Restrictions are violated, all protections lose their validity.
Optional extras and services
Available special equipment: GPS Navigation system, Baby seat (up to 1 year of age), Child seat (2-4 years of age), Booster seat (4-10 years of age).
Prices for extras are shown on the booking page.

Adding additional drivers is allowed.
There is an additional charge for each driver.
Underage additional drivers are subject to both Young Driver and Additional Driver fees.
Underage additional drivers are also subject to a young driver fee.
When picking up the vehicle, all drivers must be present and must provide valid documentation.

The first additional driver is allowed free of charge.
Delivery/Collection service is available only by previous request.
Delivery/Collection service is available within city limits. Additional charges will be applied, depending on the distance.
Fuel policy
The vehicle is provided with a full tank of fuel and must be returned with the same amount in order to avoid additional charges.
Rental period
The maximum rental period per agreement is 30 days.
If the renter would like to extend the rental period, renter should return to the car hire office at the end of the rental period to sign a new agreement.
Business hours
Period of time, during regular working hours, when the car is still guaranteed for the customer, if the customer is late for pick up (the grace period) is 60 minutes.

Pick-up & Drop-off
Mon:  07:00 - 17:00
Tue:  07:00 - 17:00
Wed:  07:00 - 17:00
Thu:  07:00 - 17:00
Fri:  07:00 - 17:00
Sat:  08:00 - 13:00
Sun:  08:00 - 13:00

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