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Book Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Saint Thomas Island

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Economy Rent a Car car rental prices in Saint Thomas Island

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Reviews for Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island

Pros

" value."(in 729 reviews)
" gas mileage."(in 729 reviews)
" and new."(in 729 reviews)

Cons

"This was the worst ."(in 277 reviews)
"I will Kayak again."(in 248 reviews)
"Will from them again."(in 248 reviews)
Overall Rating5.6 FairBased on 36 reviews
Cleanliness
5.5
Comfort
5.3
Overall
5.6
Pick-up/Drop-off
5.6
Value for money
4.8

Recent reviews

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6.0
the vehicle was falling apart! trim piece on the front was loose, I was afraid that it would fall off. Remote key fob did not work and they did not have a second key Fob. They dont open early and you cannot drop off vehicle early. We have to be at the airport &:00 Am on a Monday but they dont open until 8:00 so we have to drop off the vejhicle Sunday and took a taxi from our hotel to the airport. will not recommend or use them againReviewed 2024 Feb 23
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6.0
Pros:Staff were helpful and relatively friendly.Cons:There were lots small roaches in the car and they didn’t have any other cars to move us into. They gave us a 7% discount to compensate, which seemed pretty measly given the unsanitary aspect of having to see and know that roaches were crawling around our stuff and possibly on us too. It was a Kia Soul which also didn’t have enough power for the steeper hills and would bottom out going over speed bumps, so for a compact SUV, it really wasn’t a suitable auto for the Virgin Islands. The shuttle driver was friendly and helpful w/ loading and unloading our bags and they were efficient w/ check in and check out. I’ve rented from Economy many times in many locations and this was my first not great experience.Reviewed 2021 Jun 01
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4.0
Pros:Staff was ok, it is really way below average. the first car we got, the handle/armrest on the driver side came off the door. The replacement car was even worse, has 77,000 + miles. We were not aware that there will be no road service when we took the car over to St John. We were pretty much on our own if it break down. Perhaps it was in the fine print when I reserved the car, but I do not recall seeing that.Cons:Upfront on all these conditions to take care to St John from St Thomas. The rental agency is not very inviting and off site from airport. There is a shuttle, which is okReviewed 2021 May 11
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2.0
Pros:Nothing!!!Cons:Everything!!Reviewed 2021 Apr 25
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8.0
Pros:People are friendly. Shuttle ran frequently enough. They had the minivan I rented "in stock." Pricing seemed astronomically high but honestly I couldn't find anything cheaper for that week so I guess that makes them a good value?Cons:The van they gave me was absolutely beat to hell, dents and scratches everywhere. Looked like all their cars were pretty beat up. In their defense, most of the cars on the island look like that. Not a big deal as long as the car runs I guess, which mine did. Just make sure you take pictures before you drive off. None of the employees was in any hurry to get anything done, although this "island time" mentality is true throughout St Thomas, so just be patient and it'll be fine. Lastly, when they picked us up from the airport they packed a TON of people from different parties in the same van and drove it with the windows up and the A/C on recirculate. Not the best COVID practice.Reviewed 2021 Apr 12
review fromkayak
4.0
Pros:Agent attempted to coordinate efforts with a different reservation we had with another company regarding the delayed pick up of an additional vehicle. Due to the extended length of time we had to wait she waived the fee to add a second driver to the reservation so we could make arrangements to get the additional vehicle.Cons:We arrived to pick up reserved vehicle around 2:45p and did not received the vehicle until approximately 4:50. Staff did not provide updates on the status of availability of vehicle and had few to no alternatives to offer due to unavailability of vehicles. Since we were renting a minivan she could not offer an upgrade for this rental, made no offer for a discount on current or future rental. Very disappointed that the inconvenience to our group did not even receive an apology for the circumstances or any type of service consolation.Reviewed 2021 Mar 23
review fromkayak
2.0
Pros:Staff was nice and airport experience was easy enough.Cons:Air conditioning barely worked. Rear driver side window came down halfway and got stuck. Suspension was shot. Old car with 90k miles and dents all over.Reviewed 2021 Feb 28
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10.0
Cons:Price was inflatedReviewed 2021 Jan 04
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8.0
Pros:The staff were very nice and very friendly and helpfulReviewed 2020 Dec 11
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2.0
Cons:Vehicle looked like it had been through a demo derby, scratches and dents everywhere.Reviewed 2017 Jul 29
review fromkayak
2.8
Cons:, car not clean was charged $24 as a pickup and drop-off service to the airport the car was in poor condition lots of scratches in chips and cracks in the body work charge the $200 deposit fee up front it was not located at the airport and get I was charged to be picked up and to be taken back to the airportReviewed 2017 May 07
review fromkayak
2.0
Horrible ExperiencePros:Absolutely nothing.Cons:Car was in poor condition. They accused us of losing a hubcap and are tying to charge us for it. Gave us the car with only three quarters full of gas but made us return it filled. Check engine light was on. Tires were completely bald. Hubcap and gas cap door were missing. Car felt unsafe to drive so I returned it early and am asking for a complete refund. Customer service was unfriendly and unhelpful. Also the location was so hard to find and there was no number to call to get the shuttle to pick me up at the airport, had to take a cab. Then they tried to charge more because I didn't "come from the airport". NEVER use this company. I rent cars all the time and I have never experienced something like this.Reviewed 2017 Jan 16
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Where can I find Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Saint Thomas Island?

Address

46A Nisky

Phone

+1 340 774 1977

Good to know

Most popular location

46A Nisky

Most popular car type

Full-size

Top tips for renting a car from Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island

  • Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island is a great choice for discerning travelers. Recognized for their affordability without compromising on vehicle quality, they offer a blend of value and reliability. Their vehicles are meticulously maintained, ensuring safety and comfort for every journey around the beautiful island. With an understanding of the unique terrains and routes of Saint Thomas, Economy Rent a Car has curated a fleet for island adventures, making them a preferred choice over other rental agencies in the area.
  • Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island offers plenty of vehicles suitable for different travel needs. From compact cars that are ideal for solo travelers or couples to larger SUVs designed to navigate the island’s scenic routes comfortably, there's a vehicle for your unique needs. Considering the island's tropical climate, it's also worth noting that all vehicles come equipped with effective air-conditioning, ensuring a pleasant drive no matter the weather. This attention to detail and commitment to passenger comfort sets Economy Rent a Car apart on Saint Thomas Island.
  • Make the most of your time on the island by utilizing the Early Check-In service provided by Economy Rent-a-Car rentals in Saint Thomas Island. This complimentary service is designed for efficiency and convenience, ensuring that you spend less time at the counter and more time exploring. Upon arrival at their office, simply follow the mobile pass arrows to the designated agent. They will scan your mobile pass, finalize the rental process, and hand over the keys, allowing you to kick-start your island adventure without any delays.
  • What truly sets Economy Rent a Car rentals in Saint Thomas Island apart is their unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction. The company's staff is well-versed in the specifics of the island and can offer valuable insights. Beyond vehicle assistance, the team can offer travel support, booking info, suggestions, and travel tips. Their overarching goal is to guarantee that every renter departs with fond memories, with the car rental process being an effortless and integral part of their island adventure.
  • Full-size rental cars from Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island are around -8% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about renting a car from Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island

  • Where are the best pickup locations for booking Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Saint Thomas Island?

    A prime pickup point for Economy Rent a Car on Saint Thomas Island is situated near Cyril E. King Airport at 46A Estate Nisky. This strategic location offers impeccable convenience for tourists arriving on the island. Whether you're just landing or already immersing yourself in the island's beauty, this central spot ensures easy access for both pickups and drop-offs.

  • What are the different car rental benefits or amenities offered by Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Saint Thomas Island?

    Economy Rent a Car on Saint Thomas Island is dedicated to providing travelers with a wide selection of vehicles, catering to diverse needs and providing reasonably low prices. Whether you're seeking a compact car for solo adventures or a spacious van for family excursions, Economy Rent a Car endeavors to accommodate. Additional amenities like GPS systems, child safety seats, and the facility to add additional drivers further enhance the rental experience, ensuring a comfortable journey across the island.

  • Where can you find optimal parking for Economy Rent a Car car rentals in Saint Thomas Island?

    Saint Thomas Island, with its vibrant tourist activities and adventures, does require patience with parking. In Charlotte Amalie and other major areas, there are metered parking spots, but availability might be limited during peak times. Some of the island's popular beaches and attractions have dedicated parking lots or areas, often for a nominal fee. If you're planning to dine or shop, many establishments, especially larger ones, offer parking for their customers.

  • What is the most popular rental car from Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island?

    Full-size (Jeep Wrangler Unlimited or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type from Economy Rent a Car in Saint Thomas Island.

  • How many car rental locations does Economy Rent a Car have in Saint Thomas Island?

    Economy Rent a Car has 1 rental location in Saint Thomas Island. Take a look at our Economy Rent a Car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Does Economy Rent a Car have a car rental location at the airport: Cyril E King airport (STT)?

    Yes

  • Does Economy Rent a Car offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Cyril E King airport (STT)?

    No (According to our data)