Car Rental Elounda
Plan visiting Elounda at Crete and need car for your vacation?
Book with the experts today your car for Elounda. Our prices include the car you request, comprehensive insurance cover, unlimited mileage car rental and car pick-up and drop off at you hotel in Elounda area. There are no hidden charges or extras to pay for – the price we quote is the price you pay.
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Elounda is situated on the North-East coast of Crete. This picturesque green landscape, which is enclosed with mountains and beautiful blue seas. Over the centuries, Elounda was known as Olous or Olounda. In ancient times, some gods were worshipped in Olous, like Zeus and Mars.
During the Venetian times, the fortress of Spinaloga was built to protect the whole bay. In 1941, during World War II this town was conquered by the Germans, once the coast was clear from the war that is when construction took place.
Slowly, as the years went by, Elounda developed into the touristic place it is today. Elounda is approximately 10 km away from Agios Nikolaos.
The journey from Agios Nikolaos to Elounda is very pleasant as you drive following the shore, it climbs to the top of a small mountain and on a clear day, you can see the panoramic view of the Gulf of Mirabello.
Elounda is a famous destination for many people and famous people, it is known for its seaside luxurious resorts. Elounda is also famous for several film producers who based their stories there. It has a small port which has fishing boats and is mainly for tourists.
Just 5 km away, heading north will bring to the small town of Plaka which belongs to the municipality of Lasithi. Opposite this town, you can see the Island of Spinaloga and the Kolikithia Peninsula, which is another great destination while visiting the district of Lasithi.
You can get to Elounda by public transport, which is operated by KTEL. Programmed services run daily to Elounda from Agios Nikolaos and Plaka. An alternative method of transport is by taxi at very affordable prices or car rental. Renting your own car will be more convenient, so you can explore the wonderful landscapes of the East part of Crete.
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Frequently asked questions about
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Is there an age restriction for renting a car in Crete?
The driver must be a minimum of 23 years of age.At the time of the rental, the driver must have been in possession of a valid driving license for at least 12 months.
Can I rent a car for one day in Elounda?
Yes. The minimum duration for car rental is one day (24 hours).
What happens if I get a penalty ticket?
Any speeding penalties, parking tickets or any other penalties or offenses that violate Greek law will be charged to the customer.
Do I need to return the car with a full tank at Elounda?
Rental cars are provided with a full tank and should be returned with the same amount of fuel.If there is less fuel than at the start of the rental the driver will be billed for the discrepancy.
How can I pay?
Rent Car in Crete has a secure online booking system that allows you to book your car rental in Crete at any time.After your reservation has been received you will be sent a final availability confirmation by the Customer Service team, this may take a few hours.After receipt of the confirmation, you can proceed to make a payment via credit card. For further questions about your reservation, please send an email to [email protected] or call us Monday to Sunday between 07: 00a.m. and 21:00p.m. (MET) on +30 28340 51505.We look forward to your call.
Do I have to pay in advance?
We will ask you to pay 20% of the total rental amount in advance.The amount will be invoiced accordingly.
Can I cancel my reservation for car rental?
You can cancel your reservation free of charge up to seven days before the pick-up date.
What cover is included in my insurance?
As a customer of rentcarincrete.gr you are insured in the following cases:
- Personal injury of up to €750,000
- Damage to property of up to €750,000
- Theft of up to €20,000
- Windscreen damage, property damage for uninsured car, legal protection insurance for car, owner and driver up to €20,000 each
- Private accident insurance: death or permanent disability, treatment costs of up to €30,000 will be covered.
If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact our Customer Service at [email protected]
Can I be picked up from the airport and dropped back there?
You can choose a pick-up location at the airport, a hotel or in the city.
Do I have to pay separately for the pick-up from location of Elounda?
We offer free pick-up and drop-off at Chania airport, Heraklion airports and all central locations in Crete.Pick-up at other locations will incur an additional charge.
Do the rental rates in Crete include taxes?
All taxes are included in our prices.There are no hidden costs for car delivery when you rent with us.
Is my rental vehicle equipped with road assistance and repair service?
Yes. Rent Car in Crete offers 24-hour roadside assistance, which includes a fast breakdown and recovery service, and roadside repairs.