Josef Car Hire
Josef Car Hire
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  • Margot Q
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Very good experience
    If you want to rent a car, rent it here ! We had a really good experience, Josef is flexible: we could take the car in the office and then let it in the airport when we left. Josef is very attentive and reacts really quickly if you have a problem. 10/10 !
    Visited July 2023
    Written 26 July 2023
  • Lyndon R
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great experience, no hidden costs.
    Excellent experience, very friendly and helpful family owned business. Cars were nice and well looked after. I left my wallet n the car and it was returned to me at the apartment we were in. No hidden costs or deposits. I would highly recommend this car hire company to anyone.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 31 August 2023
  • Milnerhouse
    Guildford, United Kingdom60 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Excellent car rental company - brilliant experience!
    Highly recommended! A very easy booking online and an easy pick up of the car. We were just met at the airport by Josef himself, we signed the paperwork and paid, with no hidden costs. We asked for a full tank of fuel, which we felt was the simplest option. We just filled it up before return! The best car hire service we have ever used. Josef was very professional and friendly and the only company we will ever use when we visit Malta. Perfect!
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 31 August 2023
  • Journey729835
    27 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Thoroughly recommend this car hire bussines
    I would thoroughly recommend Josef car hire. They were easy to find next to the Mayflower Hotel in Qawra. I pre booked via email, and they responded really quickly and were very helpful The prices quoted and when picking up the car were very reasonable. The staff were very friendly and helpful when I picked up the car, and the process was quick and easy. I had a Ford Fiesta, which was just what we needed for going around Malta and for the car ferry to Gozo. The car worked well and didn't give us any issues. We brought our own SATNAV, but Josef can provide this if required
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 24 October 2023
  • Bengie1972
    London, United Kingdom171 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Fantastic! We are very happy we booked with Josef Car Hire. Superb experience.
    We read many positive glowing recommendations for Josef Car hire on several social media Malta travel groups and we are very glad we chose them. We emailed them in advance to reserve a car for our week-long visit and it couldn't have gone more smoothly. Upon arrival in Malta, they were already waiting outside the terminal with the car as we agreed, the paperwork was already completed so all we had to do was sign and drive off. The car was very well maintained, reliable, and clean, and we had no issues at all. At the end of our stay, we filled up with petrol at the petrol station outside the airport and returned it to the airport car park right outside the departures hall which was very convenient. The prices were very reasonable and the customer service was fantastic. We were in Malta for one week over Christmas and even though it was busy, we rarely had issues finding a parking space. Some roads are very narrow so it's best not to book a large car to make life easier. We used the car all day every day and barely used any fuel. Malta is very small so it was very quick and easy to drive around and we spent a day in Gozo taking the car on the ferry which was also very cheap and easy to navigate. We read some nightmare reviews for other car hire companies in Malta and we are delighted we chose Josef Car Hire. We are already planning a return visit and will use Josef Car Hire for all return visits. Ten out of ten and highly recommend them.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 4 January 2024
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Bryan O Brien
Limerick, Ireland32 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022 • Couples
Without doubt the best car hire experience we have ever had in any country in all our years of travelling - ever.

We were met and welcomed at the airport and made to feel like honoured guests rather than the cattle experience that’s now all too common.
Our spotlessly clean and new car was waiting for us at the airport too, most of the paperwork was already done before arrival so it took less than 5 minutes to sign the rest and be on the road.

This is our fourth time to Malta but first time using Josef Car hire. We will always be using them from now on. Relaxed, friendly and efficient with great cars, you can tell they’ve been doing this successfully for decades. Such a pleasure to deal with.

An 5 star experience.
Written 26 May 2022
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Journey729835
27 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Couples
I would thoroughly recommend Josef car hire. They were easy to find next to the Mayflower Hotel in Qawra.
I pre booked via email, and they responded really quickly and were very helpful
The prices quoted and when picking up the car were very reasonable.
The staff were very friendly and helpful when I picked up the car, and the process was quick and easy.
I had a Ford Fiesta, which was just what we needed for going around Malta and for the car ferry to Gozo. The car worked well and didn't give us any issues. We brought our own SATNAV, but Josef can provide this if required
Written 25 October 2023
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Daniela
Prague, Czech Republic47 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2021
I can only recommend this company, the communication was excellent, I received replies to my emails in minutes. The quotation and conditions were clear, we were waited for at the airport in the agreed time and the car was actually the one we chose, superclean and in great condition. Not like in big companies, where you choose a car category and often get a different model/type of the car than expected.
Written 27 June 2021
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Bengie1972
London, UK171 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
We read many positive glowing recommendations for Josef Car hire on several social media Malta travel groups and we are very glad we chose them. We emailed them in advance to reserve a car for our week-long visit and it couldn't have gone more smoothly. Upon arrival in Malta, they were already waiting outside the terminal with the car as we agreed, the paperwork was already completed so all we had to do was sign and drive off. The car was very well maintained, reliable, and clean, and we had no issues at all. At the end of our stay, we filled up with petrol at the petrol station outside the airport and returned it to the airport car park right outside the departures hall which was very convenient. The prices were very reasonable and the customer service was fantastic. We were in Malta for one week over Christmas and even though it was busy, we rarely had issues finding a parking space. Some roads are very narrow so it's best not to book a large car to make life easier. We used the car all day every day and barely used any fuel. Malta is very small so it was very quick and easy to drive around and we spent a day in Gozo taking the car on the ferry which was also very cheap and easy to navigate. We read some nightmare reviews for other car hire companies in Malta and we are delighted we chose Josef Car Hire. We are already planning a return visit and will use Josef Car Hire for all return visits. Ten out of ten and highly recommend them.
Written 5 January 2024
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Milnerhouse
Guildford, UK60 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
Highly recommended! A very easy booking online and an easy pick up of the car. We were just met at the airport by Josef himself, we signed the paperwork and paid, with no hidden costs. We asked for a full tank of fuel, which we felt was the simplest option. We just filled it up before return! The best car hire service we have ever used. Josef was very professional and friendly and the only company we will ever use when we visit Malta. Perfect!
Written 31 August 2023
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Oliver
Alresford, UK9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Solo
Small family firm with completely honest, transparent approach. No annoying extras or hidden threats of penalties to cause anxiety throughout your stay in Malta. In my case, Tony delivered and collected my car on time and with a chat and a big smile. Superb service. You trust them, they trust you. Perfect.
Written 10 June 2023
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Astrid
7 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022 • Couples
Clear contract and small cleaned car. Only half of the price of the big car rental compagnies at the airport. Only 5 euro per day extra for full coverage. We would certainly recommend this company for renting a car. Friendly people
Written 29 August 2022
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mirandaburnham
East Harling, UK1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Family
Highly recommend using Josef Car Hire. We were met at arrivals and taken straight to the car, no lengthy form filling which was great as we had two young children with us. They even helped us to get the car seats fitted in the car. Returning the car was easy too, just put the keys in the drop box at the airport.
Thank you for the great service, we will definitely be using you again when we return to Malta.
Written 21 January 2020
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AMQuinney
Solihull, UK48 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2021
Good experience overall. Car was of a good quality for the price paid. Communication was prompt. No pushy salesmen, just a well run family business. Would recommend to anyone visiting Malta.
Written 16 November 2021
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Janice C
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022
The best car hire service I have ever experienced. The car was great and excellent value for money. Collection and drop off at the airport were both super quick and easy. I would recommend this company to anyone looking to hire a car in Malta.
Written 8 August 2022
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