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Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable vehicle for the lowest price. Below are some examples from our selection in Bordeaux.
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Those who venture to the city of Bordeaux will have a hard time avoiding the bountiful amount of locally produced wine. The city is one of the world's leading wine producers, a fact its citizens are proud of. The French community is also renowned for its liberal attitudes and having once been under the rule of the English, it omits an English vibe.
From museums to monuments and open spaces, Bordeaux's attractions are extensive. In recent years, the dock area has undergone major refurbishment and now thrives as a lively spot for restaurants and bars, while the nearby Aquitaine Bridge is architecturally significant. Some of the best places to visit are the Musee d'Aquitaine, which displays relics dating back to Roman times, and La Victoire, an area filled with historical monuments.
Car hire in Bordeaux is a good way to get to all of Bordeaux's vineyards. Winery tours usually take the form of seeing how the wine is made and then sampling the end product, with an option to buy a bottle or two to take home. There are a series of pleasant beaches west of Bordeaux for those looking to unwind.
Best time to visit
The summer (June through August) is easily the best time to visit this city of wine. The city comes alive in the sun and there are many festivals, most of which are related to wine. The beaches are never crowded, even during the peak summer months. Spring sees even fewer visitors yet is pleasant, with autumn wet and winter cool. Many wineries close for harvest in October.
Car rental in Bordeaux
To find the best deals on car rental in Bordeaux, compare car hire prices online before travel. Self-drive affords the visitor the luxury of being able to travel around freely, checking out the vineyards and the scenic areas surrounding Bordeaux according to their own schedule. The roads in the region are excellent but driving in the city centre during peak hours should be avoided.
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Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).