121CarHire.com Barbados is an independent car hire comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car hire companies. As a customer, you can always reserve your hire car through us at a competitive rate.
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 Barbados.
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Barbados is best explored by rental car. 121CarHire.com has over 3 pick-up locations in Barbados. This means there is always a pick-up location close to your destination.
Barbados is an island paradise in the Caribbean Sea. Known for its unspoiled beaches, numerous golf courses and friendly people, Barbados is a wonderful vacation destination. Exploring the island can be fun, and doing it at your own pace by self-driving adds an element of adventure. Even on this small island it is important to compare car hire rates ahead of time to get the best deals.
Barbados Grantley Adams International Airport is the main airport on Barbados. Although buses and vans are available at the terminal, they are not the best form of transportation as they tend to be overcrowded and unreliable. This means that most visitors who want to explore the island tend to use car hire in Barbados.
Self-driving in Barbados is popular among visitors and there are plenty of rental options to be had. Companies are located either at the main airport, Grantley Adams International Airport, or in the major cities such as Bridgetown and Diamond Valley. Visitors can choose from companies such as Stoutes Car Retnal, Drive-A-Matic and Top Car Rentals.
Road conditions in the main cities and town are generally good, but some rural roads and not well-maintained. Therefore it's a good idea to keep driving speeds low to ensure safety. The roads are generally sign-posted, but it is advised to always have a map or GPS navigator with you.
Using car rental in Barbados is the best way to explore the many beaches dotted around the island, as well as other attractions in the interior. The Botanical Garden, located on the middle of the northern coast near Cattlewash is one of the highlights. The island is full of beaches and beautiful resorts, but with a car it is easy to explore the range of different beaches. The best beach is considered to be Crane beach, located near Diamond Valley on the east coast.
Barbados has fantastic weather throughout the year and the weather is generally distinguished simply between the dry and rainy season. The rainy season typically runs from June to November and the dry season from December to May. Temperatures throughout the year generally range between 21°C to 31°C. This makes any time of the year perfect to visit Barbados.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
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).