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The average price of fuel in Carlsbad is R67,21 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R806 and R1 075, depending on the car size.
Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Carlsbad.
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A Mini car hire in Carlsbad costs R2 293 per day, on average.
An Economy car hire in Carlsbad costs R1 407 per day, on average.
A Luxury car hire in Carlsbad costs R1 368 per day, on average.
This depends on the weather, travel needs, and budget. However, a small car will help you easily navigate Carlsbad streets and park, even in tight spaces. Compact cars are also cheaper to hire and fuel-efficient, helping you to cover more distance. It is important to consider the number of people you are travelling with. Consider a large car for its space, traction, and reliability if you have a large group. It is also ideal if you are planning long trips.
The city of Carlsbad has set the speed limit of residential districts to 40.2 km/h (25 mph) unless stated otherwise by road signs to ensure the safety of pedestrians. The speed limit of most highways in the city is 105 km/h (65 mph), but on some, it is stated as 112 km/h (70 mph). In special areas like school zones, near children’s playgrounds or parks, the speed limit comes down to 40.2 km/h (25 mph) to ensure children’s safety. It is important to always adhere to these speed limits when using car hire in Carlsbad, to avoid getting into legal trouble.
Finding a car park in Carlsbad is easy, as there are several options with easy access. If you visit Carlsbad State Beach, you can park your car for free at the end of Tamarack Avenue and along Highway 101. From here, the beach is just a short walk away. Hyatt House - 5010 Avenida Encinas Parking charges $6 (£4.66) for three hours, and Cape Rey Hilton Resort charges $30 (£23.4) for overnight parking. If you park in car parks outside the city, you can get into the city by bus.
Pros:Sebastian was knowledgeable, polite and helpful. The pick-up location was convenient.
8,0 Very Good
Pros:Pick up took an hour at off airport location. Drop off at Reno Airport was just fine.
Cons:Pick up -- especially because we had gone to location and confirmed the pickup for Monday morning early. Only one staff person for 4 customers.
Cons:Turn signal was not functioning
Pros:If I would have been able to go.
Cons:refund on my money. I wasn’t able to go due to the coronavirus. I called and the dude said I wasn’t able to get my money back. Kinda bs
Pros:The staff was friendly but not very helpful.
Cons:I had to make a damage claim and the staff didn't seem to be prepared to handle the process properly.
Pros:The staf was nice..
Cons:Well... I make resevetion on line when a went to pick the car they said theyNo have A car to give if i can wait hour i will call you..they never call me back .... I need to get uber for my destination 3 times is very sad... To go true that..make sure call before go to pick car...
Cons:Everything was good
Pros:Car was very fun!
Cons:The price for insurance was not clear and I overpaid for this.
Pros:Staff friendly and courteous. Excellent car and rates.
Pros:Staff was very friendly and informative
Cons:I wish they had a car for use on the lot but they did drive us to the next location to pick up our car there.
Pros:Brand new vehicle and a very professional, courteous staff.
Cons:Everything was fine
Pros:Brandon at this location was 100% committed in making customers like myself happy. I had a small issue with the windshield wiper blade and fluid and he went above and beyond to correct this issue. People like Brandon should be recognized for their efforts.
Cons:Rathe was $134 and was changed $356
8,0 Very Good
Pros:COUNTER GUY WAS FRIENDLY, DROP OFF SUPER EASY AND QUICK
Cons:ON PICK UP COUNTER GUY WAS VERY BUSY, COULD HAVE USED SECOND PERSON
Pros:They upgraded my car.
Cons:The car smelled like cigarettes.
Pros:After trying several rental car companies directly without success, Kayak was able to get me several options for my trip. It seems that rental car companies are not overly excited to rent cars for one way, day trips. I needed to travel 200 miles, one way, to pick up my new car. Kayak was able to find cheap rentals with major companies that I just couldn't get directly. Thanks Kayak!
Cons:You should have been there earlier! Oh, wait, no that was my fault. Next time I know where I will check first.
8,0 Very Good
Pros:The staff was friendly and efficent
Cons:The car had a horrible smoke odor that permeated all of my luggage.
Pros:Easy pick up and drop off with free parking patrolled by security on site
Cons:When I booked I put in arrival at San Diego airport and you booked me out of Carlsbad which is an hour away from the airport! Avis was good enough to find a car for me but it was over $100 more than my booking price!!! That is why I booked online and ahead of time to get a decent rate.
Cons:Main issue was that the price rose 200% when I went to pick up the car. Instead of about $250 the rental cost closer to $500. Very disappointed with the outrageous charges for changing pick up location. I expected a small variation but the resulting fees were astronomical.
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