Panama City Beach Car Hire

Panama City Beach Car Hire

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Pick-up location Panama City Beach
Hire locations 6
Airport locations 2

Panama City Beach car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Avis
Best rated
8,9 Excellent (4 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Avis
Locations in Panama City Beach
8027 Front Beach Road
+1 850 235 6945
  • 9.0
  • 8.5
  • 9.0
  • 9.0
  • 9.0
Recent reviews
8,8 Excellent
Sep 15 2016
Good customer Service
Pros: Didn't have the car requested but received an upgrade.
10,0 Excellent
Feb 27 2017
Pros: Agent was very helpful. Outstanding service
Cons: Agent was very helpful. Outstanding service
6,8 Good
Mar 31 2017
Make sure the car you reserve is at the airport
Pros: We did get the car we reserved the next day and they did allow us to drop it off at the airport and waived the $75 fee
Cons: Cost $55 to get to the correct Avis. We reserved a convertible And it wasn't available yet.
10,0 Excellent
May 25 2017
Pros: Everything--except somehow I booked a car at an in-town location rather than airport. How did that happen?
Cons: I'll probably use Vroom Vroom next time. They have a very clear cancellation policy. Avis/kayak--you couldn't find their cancellation policy with a forensics expert. Ergo I assume it sucks. Thank you for reading. Take the rest of the day off.
Rated no. 2
Hertz
hertz
8,2 Excellent (2 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Hertz
Locations in Panama City Beach
9998 Hutchison Blvd
+1 850 235 0833
  • 8.0
  • 9.0
  • 9.0
  • 6.0
  • 9.0
Recent reviews
8,8 Excellent
Apr 5 2016
Pros: Location was very close to out hotel and rep was very kind and courteous.
Cons: Small snafu with reservation and many calls later to resolve. It seemed that everyone would tell us a new number to call and no one really knew what to do. Also, the after hours drop off process was very vague. There was not signs indicating what was specific for AFTER HOURS - so I wasn't sure if what I was doing was the correct process and had to walk from the parking garage to inside the airport at the desk to drop my key. Which was not a huge deal but I was confused whether or not I was following correct procedures. Key drop should be at the kiosk in the parking lot.
7,6 Good
Feb 24 2017
Cons: Only negative was Hertz employee in Panama City. I considered him rude and unfriendly. He offered no help, explaining fuel options or anything else. At the end, he just handed me a key and said to take the one at the far end.
Rated no. 3
Dollar
8,1 Excellent (7 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Dollar
Locations in Panama City Beach
6300 West Bay Parkway
+1 866 434 2226
  • 7.7
  • 8.3
  • 8.0
  • 8.6
  • 7.7
Recent reviews
10,0 Excellent
Oct 10 2016
Pros: I liked how fast and easy it was to rent a car. The customer service was excellent as well.
6,8 Good
Mar 21 2017
Cons: They did not have the type of car I requested, resulting in either a long wait at the airport, or going for an upgrade to a type of car ghey did have available. I got the upgrade for an additional $9 per day.
10,0 Excellent
Mar 29 2017
Hassle free rental
Pros: Hassle free rental
10,0 Excellent
May 16 2017
Pros: Staff helpful and curtious, got free upgrade to a Rav 4 which we loved
9,6 Excellent
Jul 13 2017
Great Choice
Pros: Customer Service was great during Pickup and Drop Off. I highly recommend Dollar car rental!
8,0 Excellent
Sep 17 2017
Pros: The car was a nice ride, comfortable and economical.
Cons: The car advertized that it held 5 LARGE pieces of luggage. Well, that was a misnomer, as it was a tight squeeze with 3. Large was subjective.
2,0 Mediocre
Oct 16 2017
Cons: Maintained that my reservation had been cancelled, failed to make any effort to provide me with any alternatives for a rental. Consequently I had to rent from another agency at a much highest fee. Attendants unprofessional and unresponsive at this Panama City, Florida location.
Rated no. 4
Thrifty
7,9 Good (7 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Thrifty
Locations in Panama City Beach
6300 West Bay Parkway
+1 877 283 0898
  • 7.7
  • 8.6
  • 8.0
  • 7.4
  • 7.7
Recent reviews
2,0 Mediocre
May 17 2019
Cons: I received a notice that my vehicle was reserved, but after driving to the airport to get it, they had none. No one ever got back to me to say they had no vehicle to prevent me from wasting my time driving to the airport and back.
10,0 Excellent
Aug 16 2016
Pros: Awesome
5,6 Okay
Mar 25 2017
Panama City Beach
Cons: I reserved the special which was suppose to be a 5 seater. They gave us a Chevy Spark which is only a 4 seater with room to store 2 pieces of luggage. Obviously we all had luggage. So ended up having to upgrade, when I could have reserved a 5 seater for less. Also, the low air pressure light was on.
9,6 Excellent
Jun 3 2017
Pros: Very easy pick up and car was nice.
Cons: Car had been smoked in and heavy perfume to try to cover it.
9,6 Excellent
Aug 7 2018
Pros: Easy car to get around in. Just the right size for 2 people.
Cons: The car was difficult to see out the back window when backing up.
10,0 Excellent
Oct 25 2018
Excellent Service
Pros: The agent was very courteous, checked the needs of the customer and upgraded me to a better vehicle for no additional cost. Her instructions were clear and the vehicle was very clean.
8,4 Excellent
Nov 13 2018
Cons: I stood in line at the counter for 40 minutes and only 3 people were ahead of me! The agent was chatting so much and slow.
Rated no. 5
Budget
5,4 Okay (5 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Budget
Locations in Panama City Beach
8027 Front Beach Road
+1 850 234 3551
  • 4.0
  • 6.0
  • 4.8
  • 6.4
  • 6.0
Recent reviews
2,8 Mediocre
Jul 18 2016
I got charged for an extra day because BUDGET WAS
Pros:
Cons: The whole experience.
6,8 Good
Nov 30 2016
Pros: Overall was excellent, system would not let me rate it as I wanted
6,4 Good
Apr 11 2017
Pros: Good on gas
Cons: It had over 20000 miles on it.was expecting a new model car
9,2 Excellent
Jan 5 2018
Easy
Pros: The process was quick. No pressure sales or upgrades.
Cons: Cleanliness of the location
2,0 Mediocre
Jul 11 2019
Cons: Will never rent from them again. Reserved a car online, pickup on July 4th. Site closed early. Customer service could not find my reservation and was less than helpful. I could barely understand him and he kept insisting that my rental was for a different city on a different date. Use Enterprise !!
Rated no. 6
Enterprise
enterprise
5,4 Okay (2 reviews)
1 location in Panama City Beach
Enterprise
Locations in Panama City Beach
557 Richard Jackson Blvd Ste B
+1 850 234 5796
  • 6.0
  • 4.0
  • 6.0
  • 6.0
  • 5.0
Recent reviews
2,0 Mediocre
Oct 2 2016
Cons: When I reserved I asked for pick up at airport when I arrived car rental was 30 minutes away- not happy
8,8 Excellent
Mar 19 2017
PCB Enterprise is Awesome!
Pros: "Christina" was very kind and professional, always happy to answer questions. All the staff was friendly and great! Location easy to find and pick-up service was helpful.
Cons: Car could have been cleaner, especially the windshield, carpet and console. when you pay for a rental it should be clean! Also the gas tank was only 1/4 full which makes it inconvenient when you are doing a road trip to have to stop for full right away.
27 travellers who hired a car in Panama City Beach gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7,5

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What is the best car hire agency in Panama City Beach?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire companies in Panama City Beach are Enterprise (8,5, 12808 reviews), Budget (7,4, 4179 reviews), and Dollar (7,3, 6370 reviews).

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