Showing posts from April, 2013
Avoid the Car Hire Bun Fight in Ibiza
Hiring a car in Ibiza should be easy, right? If you have ever arrived at Ibiza Airport during the summer months you’ll know how challenging, frustrating and sometimes traumatic collecting your hire car can be – it really isn’t the way you envisaged your holiday starting. We’ve rented a car from just about every car hire Company on the island – and in most cases we have been very disappointed. The “multi nationals” such as Hertz, Europcar, Alamo & Avis are all “on Airport” with a desk in the arrivals hall…but picture the scene – the car rental office has 2 sides to their desk, one for customers picking up and one for customers dropping off... 2 queues, lots of hot and bothered customers, often only 1 member of staff and, unfortunately in our experience, a long wait.

So the alternative could be a company that operates “off airport” … However our experience is one of waiting around for a courtesy shuttle bus, and wa…