Tenerife car hire
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It is very easy to get around Tenerife by rental car. In the peak season there are mainly rental cars on the roads driving carefully and trying to enjoy the scenery. The whole island is built around the central vulcano on Teide monutain. The parking is free on the whole island and the gas is cheap. What else do you want? :)
Hire a car on Tenerife
The drivers are very tolerant on Tenerife. There is no speeding and they have lots of respect towards pedestrians and cyclists. You can hire a car for your next holidays on Orbit car hire and you'll be able to drive away from the designated pickup location and leve the car on the drop-off location days laters.
We recommend to hire the car for 3 days at minimum to visit the most important sightseeing spots, all accessible by the car. One of the most prominent spots on the island the the Teide mountain with the vulcano.
Drive around and find your favorite beach
The parking is always free on Tenerife island - that is why car rentals are very practical because you can leave the car on one of the many free parking spots. For the ease of mind we recommend to attach the excess recovery product to your booking at Orbit car hire.
We recommend to book the car at Orbit and start discovering the variety of island's beaches - mostly with vulcano sand.
Tenerife island is known for cheap petrol and good service.Roads are in good shape and you can stop where you find an attractive spot.
With your own car transport you are free to choose amongst all Tenerife restaurants for restaurants on beaches to secret mountain hut places where you can discover local cuisine.
Shopping in Tenerife is a special experience. Wether you are looking for souvenirs or consumer electronics ther eis a wide range of shops on the Island. All shopping centers have free parking.
On the way to the vulcano Teide you will drive throug beautiful nature on excellent roads. Do not forget to stop and stroll around. And do not worry about the weather on the way, at the top there is always sunny.
On Tenerife you can shoose between two major ZOOs: the Jungle Park and Loro Park. They both offer exciting visit to the home of many exotic animals.
Book a car at orbit car hire and pick it up upon your arrival to Tenerife airport. We'll make sure your vacation or trip starts smoothly! There are our many partner brands avaialble for you to choose from at the airport which is the best starting point for your roundtrip vacation. Of course you can drop the car off shortly before your home departure flight.
What you need to know about renting a car
How to make a booking with Orbit Car Hire?
You can easily book your vehicle with Orbit Car Hire. First, you have to choose the date and location of your rental in our booking form. In the next step, you can pick out the vehicle you want from the list provided. After filling out the personal information form there is a step where you choose the payment method and you simply fill in your credit card information. In the end, you can print out your voucher, which is needed at the time of pick-up.
What are the charges for security deposits?
Every car rental has its own security deposit policy. You will find the information about the security deposit while booking the vehicle or on your voucher.
What if I would like to change my booking?
How do I cancel my booking?
You can cancel your booking free of charge at least forty-eight hours before your rental is due to start. For further information please read the Conditions of Use. Our customer service team will address your requests in due time:
- Phone: +354 823 0165
- Email: email@example.com
When do I pay for the rental car?
You pay a small deposit when making the booking as a guarantee. The remaining balance is paid when you pick up your rental vehicle. Please keep in mind that the payment at the counter is paid in local currency.
What is included in the price?
Most of the reservations made by Orbit Car Hire include unlimited mileage, local tax, mandatory fees, and collision damage waiver. In steps 1 and 2 in the booking process or on your voucher, you can see all the details about your booking inclusions.
Are there any hidden fees?
There are no hidden charges! All mandatory surcharges and fees are presented in the 3rd step of the booking process and in our Terms and Conditions. Please note that additional charges may apply for some rentals in case of:
- Out of hours surcharge (when picking up the vehicle out of office hours),
- One way fee (when returning the vehicle at a different location),
- The service charge for fuel (prepaid fuel policy),
- Young/senior driver fee (this condition is set by the car hire company and is usually not in relation to the regulation of the specific country),
- Excess and deposit amount (before hiring you need to make sure your credit card limit is high enough for the deposit amount to be blocked which usually equals the excess amount or higher).
We advise our clients to read the Terms and Conditions carefully before the rental in order to avoid any unexpected surprises. Our knowledgeable customer service agents will gladly help you with any questions via phone, email, or live chat during our opening hours.
What is a voucher and why do I need it?
A voucher is a document that confirms your booking, the price for your booking, and the payment of your booking. It is mandatory to have your voucher with you at the time of pick up. If you do not have the voucher with you at the time of pick up, the vehicle provider may refuse to release the vehicle to you or can change the price of the rental.
What is an airport or premium location fee?
Premium location/airport fee is a fee that covers the location service costs. This fee is usually included in the price but may still occur at some locations and is charged locally.
What is Premium Coverage and how does it work?
Premium Coverage is an optional service by Orbit Car Hire which, if accepted, covers your financial accountability for damage or theft to the hired vehicle. This is not insured with a car hire company that reduces the excess amount, but a cover that refunds you in case the car hire company charges you for damage or theft. With this option, you will be reimbursed up to 3000 EUR. For more information, you can read the Terms and Conditions or contact us.