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Car rental suggestion with insurance

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Black Lick, PA
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Car rental suggestion with insurance

We are interested in renting a car and most of the sites do not say how much the insurance is. Anyone rent one for a week with insurance and want to share your story.

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1. Re: Car rental suggestion with insurance

We use Thrifty and get full insurance, meaning if anything happens to the car whether its your fault or not, you aren't liable for any charges. Thrift charges $23-$25 a day for that, which is worth your peace of mind, especially considering how some people and taxis drive on the island. The last time we rented from them it was about $335 for seven days, which included the full insurance, taxes and $5 per day for an additional driver (my wife) for a compact Nissan Tusru, automatic, A/C and C/D player. They're located just across from the airport parking lot. Make reservations in advance, they charge about 40% more for walk-ins.

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ISIS car rental 35US a day with full coverage

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We always rent from Dollar/Thrifty. I buy liability only for $10.00/day

An economy car is less than $150 for the week including rental and insurance.

Cozumel, Mexico
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Another vote for ISIS. Good value and the owner, Margarita, is one of the islands nicest, most respected business people.

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Another vote here for Isis! We've rented from Margarita for many years now. She is just the nicest lady, her cars are in good condition and the price which includes insurance is very reasonable. She is very reliable. This is what she quoted me a few weeks ago which is the same as its been since we began renting from her.


We usually rent a VW convertible for only a few days, so I can't advise you on a weekly rate.

In the past she has sent someone to pick us up at the hotel and take us to her place in town to fill out the paperwork, but she told us she is no longer able to do that because the taxi union will not allow it. So, she offered us the car for $30. per day (we are only renting for two days) and that will offset the cost of taking the taxi to her place from the Fiesta Americana. She is just sweet like that!

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No doubt Margarita is a delight...not only as a person but as a reputable business owner.

This last trip was my first time driving on the island so I had to go with Thrifty for the full insurance and zero deductible. Our hot little Nissan Tsuro, automatic w/air was $292.67 for the week including an additional driver @ $5/day. I did have an accident, someone rear-ended me, tho not bad and Thrifty couldn't tell one scratch from the next (or didn't care) - I felt good knowing I was fully covered and didn't have to possibly come up with a deductible.

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