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Colonie, NY, United States
Dec 6 — Dec 13
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Dollar

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.7

Value for money

7.7

One location in Colonie

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Locations in Colonie

737 Albany Shaker Road

+1 518 464 7601

Monday05:30 - 23:59
Tuesday05:30 - 23:59
Wednesday05:30 - 23:59
Thursday05:30 - 23:59
Friday05:30 - 23:59
Saturday05:30 - 23:59
Sunday05:30 - 23:59
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7,9 Good

Jun 2021

KAYAK
Good customer service was given.

10,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Yes!

Cons:

Not much!

2,0 Mediocre

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

dropoff esy

Cons:

provide me with the car i asked for

5,6 Okay

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff remained professional and friendly in poor working conditions

Cons:

Leave the pick up inside the airport and have someone deliver the cars to the door or have a golf cart to take the customer out to the car, it is very difficult dragging all your luggage out to a garage not knowing where your going. A handicapped person (me) will not do it again because I have bad legs and was so sore and tired when I finally got in the car I should not have been driving especially a car I’m not used to. And no there was nobody around to offer help just a sign saying go outside where our staff is working in a dark dingy shack !

10,0 Excellent

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Yes

8,0 Excellent

Sep 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Yes to both the questions. Staff was freindly.

Cons:

Car check over could have been done better. The driver's side mirror would not stay in place and I had to rely on the yellow warning lights on the mirror that a vehicle was near me at times.

1 out of 17

Budget

Best rated

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.5

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.1

Value for money

7.1

2 locations in Colonie

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Locations in Colonie

131 Colonie Center

+1 518 459 2609

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
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737 Albany Shaker Road

+1 518 242 4450

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00
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8,0 Excellent

May 2021

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy pickup

Cons:

Signage for self drop off in the garage (keys in car or to drop box, space number or drop lane, etc.

4,0 Okay

Mar 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

I know there is shortage at current time, but car had close to 40,000 miles and noticeable damage on exterior

8,0 Excellent

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

The e-z pass did not work consistently. I informed them of this at drop off and that I missed a toll due to that and not being able to back up to pay

4,0 Okay

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Car was rented to me with very low tire pressure. Was travelling on the highway stop at 2 gas stations to fix tires air machines with broken and each one had to complete my trip with low tire pressure using way too much gas

6,0 Good

Dec 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was friendly and helpful at pick-up. Process was relatively quick. Nobody there for drop off so hopefully that went ok. I just dropped the keys in a box.

Cons:

Car stunk like cigarettes and then I found a pack under the seat. I guess that was missed by whoever cleaned the car

6,0 Good

Oct 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

car

Cons:

staff were gone when I arrived

1 out of 41

Alamo

9,2

Excellent

43 reviews

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.0

Value for money

9.0

One location in Colonie

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Locations in Colonie

737 Albany Shaker Rd

+1 844 366 2649

Monday06:00 - 23:59
Tuesday06:00 - 23:59
Wednesday06:00 - 23:59
Thursday06:00 - 23:59
Friday06:00 - 23:59
Saturday06:00 - 23:59
Sunday06:00 - 23:59
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6,0 Good

May 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

Car was well equipped with blind spot detection, especially useful driving in Boston.

Cons:

I had reserved a sedan but only SUVs and Mini-vans were available. When I said that I would not drive one of those types of vehicles, I was told that I would have to wait about half an hour. When I said that I would wait, within one minute a sedan was available. Interesting! This is similar to being seated at the worst table in a restaurant when there are no other people there. Is this common practice?

9,6 Excellent

Mar 2018

KAYAK

Pros:

No issues on pick up or drop off. Albany is on site. I had to wait for attendant to show but only a couple of minutes

Cons:

No signs for car rental returns at LaGuardia so you have to look up yourself.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Price + Ease of Pick-up + Clean Car + Modern Amenities

Cons:

Nothing.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

From the time I picked up to the time I left with the car was all of 15-20 minutes. No long drawn out process.

Cons:

Having to supply two phone numbers at the counter. I only have one number.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was very helpful and accommodating.price was reasonable and vehicle was in good condition and fully met our needs.

9,6 Excellent

Aug 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Car was clean and I enjoyed driving it.

Cons:

Initial prepaid reservation was for Jeep SUV for 9 days at 449.00. When I called to change reservation to 7 days I was informed new cost would be approx. 1200.00. It took 2 more calls before someone suggested I change car to mid size which would result in price increase of approx. 100.00.

1 out of 8

Avis

6,8

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.9

Value for money

6.5

2 locations in Colonie

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Locations in Colonie

131 Colonie Center

+1 518 459 3179

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
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737 Albany Shaker Road

+1 518 242 4440

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Sunday08:00 - 18:00
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6,0 Good

May 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

Staff needs to clean the cars inside and out before renting. I went inside a vehicle and it wreaked of cigarette smoke. It was disgusting. Another vehicle wasn’t clean on the outside.

2,0 Mediocre

Jan 2021

KAYAK

Cons:

They did not honor the price that I reserved it for. I had to pay more

2,4 Mediocre

Jun 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff at counter was friendly

Cons:

--Staff at counter was unable to be reached by phone. Drove 3 1/2 hours each way (NYC --> Albany) to drop off old rental and pick up a new one, then was told at counter that I needn't have made the drive in the first place and I could've just kept the original rental. --Car smelled of cigarettes. Was told to just write down the issue on my rental agreement. --Staff at counter was unable to be reached by phone a second time (and I called over 20 times). This became an issue when I had to extend my new rental. --Toll-free customer service was completely useless when I contacted them to voice my concerns. --In a word, Avis = terrible. I've been an Enterprise customer for 12 years, and I'm kicking myself for using Avis this time.

4,4 Okay

May 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Price

Cons:

No ability to contact local agent, no store front or signage indicating pickup location, only a guy in a car with a sign. My rental was given away to someone else because I was late getting my car because I couldnt find the location, despite calling the national number they assured me everything was OK

6,0 Good

Jan 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Staff was very friendly and helpful.

Cons:

We had a reservation but there wasn't a car available. We had one option. A 15 passenger van.

9,6 Excellent

Oct 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

staff fine at both locations I appreciate that they do not try to push me to take insurance

Cons:

car is far from office at pickup site and I had trouble finding the Albany office

1 out of 16

Enterprise

6,0

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.0

2 locations in Colonie

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Locations in Colonie

1615 Central Ave

+1 518 869 9010

Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
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737 Albany Shaker Rd

+1 844 934 1076

Monday06:00 - 23:59
Tuesday06:00 - 23:59
Wednesday06:00 - 23:59
Thursday06:00 - 23:59
Friday06:00 - 23:59
Saturday06:00 - 23:59
Sunday06:00 - 23:59
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2,0 Mediocre

Nov 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

They did not have the type of car I reserved. Therefore I did not rent with them. They wanted me to wait another day to get more car options. They only had an Escalade available and told me if I wantes it I would have to use a major credit card with a $1000 deposit and on top of that charge me more for it per day than what I signed up for.

Cons:

It would have been nice to have other options like the one i reserved or at least give me the same price for the Escalade they had available.

10,0 Excellent

Mar 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

Loved this car. Friendly staff

6,8 Good

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

I liked the final price and the choice of car.

Cons:

The pickup location listed on the itinerary was not the pickup location. It was the Enterprise gated lot where the inventory is kept, a mile away. The literal hike back to where I knew the Enterprise booth was at the airport (at a completely different address than was listed on my itinerary), was a complete waste of my time. I have had to take shuttles about a mile away from the airport in different locations to pickup rental cars in the past, so the initial directions taking me past the airport did not seem out of the ordinary for pickup at first. Once finally at the counter, the sales rep tried to tell me the insurance I could opt for at $9/day was $14/day. I had it right on the paper print out but he acted "surprised." I am smart enough to know that this was an attempted upsell. I am also aware that you do not even need this insurance, so I asked him to forget it all together. Then I was told that the car rate was going up because of this. Which annoys me. 1.) Because my rate was booked independent of the insurance I hadn't opted into yet, and 2.) Because this was Saturday morning. I was taking a car off his hands for the weekend that would otherwise badly affect his numbers. I almost cancelled all together because of this until miraculously I rented an upgraded car for a discounted rate (that was still an upsell for him) after explaining I know how this works. Way too much BS to go through especially when surrounded by other car rental services in the airport who are also trying to get rid of cars over the weekend. The lines at the other desks were the sole reason I rented with Enterprise.

7,2 Good

Dec 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Good on gas

Cons:

Having to call to recuest a refund on a doble charge.

10,0 Excellent

Dec 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Friendly and helpful staff

10,0 Excellent

Nov 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Impeccable Service!

1 out of 4

Hertz

No score is available

Cleanliness

-

Comfort

-

Pick-up/Drop-off

-

Value for money

-

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737 Albany Shaker Rd.

+1 518 456 1777

Monday05:30 - 23:59
Tuesday05:30 - 23:59
Wednesday05:30 - 23:59
Thursday05:30 - 23:59
Friday05:30 - 23:59
Saturday05:30 - 23:59
Sunday05:30 - 23:59
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6,8 Good

May 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy to find.

Cons:

Longer than normal wait

10,0 Excellent

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Easy pick up and return. Great rate.

Cons:

Salesman a little pushy. I know its policy to try and upsell but he was just a little overbearing. Ins. and taxes cost more than rental fee.

9,6 Excellent

Mar 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

The pickup and drop off were so easy that I could hardly believe that I had not forgotten something.

2,0 Mediocre

Feb 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Nothing

Cons:

I prepayment for an SUV because of snow storm. Guy at counter says can't rent you a car and sends me away. Had to pay double at Alamo.

9,6 Excellent

Jan 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

I liked the vehicle. But what I really liked was that they voluntarily shaved some off the final bill because I had used so little fuel. I had prepaid for gas so I wouldn't have to find a gas station when I returned the car.

Cons:

The wait at the counter was long, about 20 minutes.

6,4 Good

Jan 2017

KAYAK

Pros:

Fast pickup and drop off but not very friendly at counter or the garage.

1 out of 4

National

No score is available

Cleanliness

-

Comfort

-

Pick-up/Drop-off

-

Value for money

-

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Locations in Colonie

737 Albany Shaker Rd

+1 844 366 2648

Monday06:00 - 23:59
Tuesday06:00 - 23:59
Wednesday06:00 - 23:59
Thursday06:00 - 23:59
Friday06:00 - 23:59
Saturday06:00 - 23:59
Sunday06:00 - 23:59
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