Mount Pleasant car rentals

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Mount Pleasant, SC
Oct 23 — Oct 30
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Mount Pleasant car rental information

Pick-up locationMount Pleasant
Car typesEconomy, Premium
Rental locations2
Popular agenciesEnterprise

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Mount Pleasant car rental reviews and directory

From $43/dayRated #1
Enterprise
Best rated
7.4 Good (60 reviews)
4 locations in Mount Pleasant
Enterprise
Locations in Mount Pleasant
  • 7.7
  • 7.7
  • 7.4
  • 7.1
  • 7.3
Recent reviews
10.0 ExcellentSep 21 2021
Fast
10.0 ExcellentSep 12 2021
Nice car. Reasonable price. Good service
1.9 HorribleAug 16 2021
It was clean and cost effective. Kinda off…. There is so many more cons to our experience. There was a good size crack in the front windshield. The brakes on the car are awful. So jerky. One of the seat beaks in the back seat were wrapped around the head rest so tight that we couldn’t get it to unwind. Our entire trip someone was left without a seat belt. And lastly, and so disappointing, it was stated that this was not the location at the airport. What inconvenience. That costed use another $150. We won’t use enterprise again. That’s for sure.
5.9 OkayAug 7 2021
The first rental was full of dog hair. The second car wasn’t cleaned either. The starter was going out. People we’re friendly.
10.0 ExcellentJul 27 2021
The car rental pickup was 9.7 miles from the Charleston airport, which wasn’t bad! The car was new, comfortable & great gas mileage.
10.0 ExcellentJul 24 2021
Staff was very friendly, car was so nice! Cost was a bit much and it cost $100 to get to and from airport.
1.9 HorribleJul 19 2021
Got there and they did Not have car of my choice. So, they were putting me in anything that was good for them. Then the price kept going up!! Then they said you need a deposit.!?? I told them I honestly didn't know about the deposit. So, next I had to say , Sorry! I can't rent today. Too expensive....for my budget this week. But I did try. I walked away disappointed.
3.9 MediocreJul 12 2021
When we arrived at the Enterprise location we had reserved the car at, they did not have our car available for us. We had to find another Enterprise in the city, taxi 20 minutes to get there, and then obtain a car similar to the one we had originally reserved.
8.0 ExcellentJun 14 2021
They had car ready for me when I showed up.I didn't realize that the pickup was several miles away from airport which was inconvienent and expensive taking an Uber to and from location to pick-up and drop off car.
8.0 ExcellentJun 1 2021
Staff was helpfulPrice
From $38/dayRated #2
Budget
7.1 Good (85 reviews)
2 locations in Mount Pleasant
Budget
Locations in Mount Pleasant
  • 7.1
  • 7.4
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7.1
Recent reviews
3.9 MediocreOct 6 2021
The pick up was seamless. However, I was schedulled to pick up a Ford Edge and I received a Kia.It's not "comparable". This is a long term rental situation for me so I'm likely to change a go with Hertz in the next week or two if I can't get a better vehicle.
1.9 HorribleOct 5 2021
The worst car rental experience ever.
5.9 OkaySep 17 2021
When we picked up the car the employee was on a phone call the entire time and did not get off of his phone. The car was great. 10 miles in the check engine light and change oil light came on so that was frustrating. The cost of the rental was astronomical. $435 for 48 hour rental is insane, but we did have a reservation and it was there for us so we did appreciate that. The Apple car play did not work and we could not charge our phones w the USB outlets so that was kind of annoying. Loved the 4 Runner though! Very comfortable car!!
7.9 GoodJun 23 2021
It was a quick and easy in-and-out experience. It was not personable but that is okay.
2.0 MediocreJun 11 2021
I didn't like anything about my experience with Budget. The people where I picked up the car in Charleston were lame and unhelpful.This was the worst experience picking up a rental car ever. I had prepaid for the car and she couldn't find my prepaid amount even though she had the reservation and I showed her the confirming email on my phone. She charged me a higher amount and said there wasn't anything she could do. The car was in a very difficult spot to pull out of the lot. I had to back it out for about 100 feet even though she had asked her assistant to pull the car out. The car was dirty and the windshield was dirty. After I left the lot, i discovered the gas tank was less than 1/4 full.
2.0 MediocreMay 28 2021
Booked a rental car for my trip to Charleston. Thankfully, I saw the scathingly terrible reviews and decided to call ahead to make sure my reserved car was there. Very rude woman said "no cars here" and when I asked if there was another place that had some (even though I already had a reservation) she just hung up. Terrible experience.Actually honoring your customers reservations and coming through with a promised vehicle rental. Or, just a thought, do not allow bookings when you know there are not vehicles available!
10.0 ExcellentMay 13 2021
Glad I got a car. Charleston was out.All good
8.0 ExcellentApr 24 2021
Check in was very slow! Person went on break as line was growing. He guy was very welcoming and the gal (who I had) said nothing but what the prompts were. No hello, enjoy your trip, welcome to Charleston!
2.0 MediocreDec 1 2020
they nickel and dime you for everything. i filled up with gas 1 exit away from airport and they charged me $10 to fill up tank at avis as they said it wasn't full. ridiculous. How much more full could it be. I drove 5 miles after i filled it
7.6 GoodOct 31 2020
Staff both where I picked it up and where I dropped you off for great.I thought I had a price of $88 for the rental but my credit card was billed for $131 that’s a significant difference! Somebody needs to explain to me
From $40/dayRated #3
Avis
7 Good (24 reviews)
1 location in Mount Pleasant
Avis
Locations in Mount Pleasant
  • 6.9
  • 7
  • 6.7
  • 7
  • 6.7
Recent reviews
8.0 ExcellentJun 13 2021
The prius hybrid got 55 mile per gallon.he threatened to charge me a $250 fee because there was pet hair in the car. We were not told no pets. This survey app also is glitchy and sucks
2.0 MediocreJun 8 2021
The drop-off was easy and efficient.The car was dirty when I picked it up and the lady at the counter said that cleaning the vehicle was not possible. Additionally, the pressure in the right front tire was low, which made me nervous, and the auxiliary cord did not work. The AVIS representative did not offer to help me with any of these problems. The low tire pressure was particularly disconcerting as I had a 5 hour drive to complete that day.
10.0 ExcellentJun 6 2021
The waiting line was way too long. More people to help serve the people faster or have a Express service where all paperwork is already done and you can just verify your ID and payment and Go!!!!!!
6.0 GoodJun 3 2021
I had a horrible experience with the lady who was working there when I dropped off the car yesterday. There were many cars blocking access to the lot so I parked at the gate - she yelled at me in front of other people ‘I’m not taking your keys until you park that car’ she wanted me to drive through a gap that I’d already assessed was to narrow for me to get the car safely through - awful experience, actually left me shaken up.
2.0 MediocreMay 18 2021
should’ve have been more courteous send us an email explaining the company has no vehicles before the date of pickup, I lost a day of work thinking my reservation was good but I was told “Life happens “Notifications or warnings before the date of pickup
6.0 GoodJun 10 2020
Pick up and drop off was quick and easy.Car smelled of cigarette smoke.
6.4 GoodNov 2 2019
The car was givenTo us with only a quarter of a tank of gas. The clerk said that he would put this in the computer and we would not be charged for a full tank upon return. He did not document this in the computer. Upon pick up, we noticed several ants crawling out of the ventilation system. When trying to phone Avis to tell them about this and for the potential of exchanging the car, the agent was unable to help us in anyway. She would not put us through to any other customer service agent, And she indicated that she was unable to document this in our record. So, in essence we picked up a car that had only a quarter of a tank of gas and was crawling with ants.
10.0 ExcellentJul 2 2018
Service friendly. Great price!Nothing
4.0 OkayJun 19 2018
The rental offfice at 390 Meeting St was closed when I went to pick up my car so I had to arrange a new rental the following day. The office was at the Sears Auto Center which is closing and the Avis people could’t open up until 15 minutes late. My rental was for one day and cost me $150 which did. include $30 for insurance. The Avis agents were courteous but my overall experience was not good. Avis is moving out of the Sears Auto Center as I understand it. As for the office at Meeting St, I had called Avis and was lead to believe I couldn’t get the car until after 12 but the office closed at 12.
8.4 ExcellentApr 23 2018
Car was very clean, no issues with driving at all.This location is an off-airport type, and there was no transportation to and from the airport. The drop-off up-charge was $120, which seems excessive.
From $39/dayRated #4
Hertz
Most popular
6.5 Good (5 reviews)
2 locations in Mount Pleasant
Hertz
Locations in Mount Pleasant
  • 6.4
  • 6.8
  • 6.8
  • 6.8
  • 6
Recent reviews
2.0 MediocreMay 21 2021
I paid, had a confirmation number my credit card was charged but the agency had no cars for me.
9.2 ExcellentApr 19 2018
Ease of pickup and return, employees all very niceBooked a full size car which they didn't have available. They upgraded to Ford Escape which was comfortable but not what I ordered.
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From $25/dayRated #5
Dollar
Cheapest deal
2 Mediocre (1 review)
1 location in Mount Pleasant
Dollar
Locations in Mount Pleasant
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  • 2
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Recent reviews
2.0 MediocreMar 2 2021
You didn’t have the car I reserved and it was substituted for a truck that had no runners, so my 75 year old mom and I had to jump out of and climb into the truck, we both were very uncomfortable and had to spend more on gas as the truck was not as economical as a car would have been
177 travelers who rented a car in Mount Pleasant gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.1

Car rental locations in or near Mount Pleasant

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Most popular agency

Hertz

Average price

$53/day

Good deal

$39/day

When to book a rental car in Mount Pleasant

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Car rental insurance in Mount Pleasant

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Mount Pleasant car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Mount Pleasant.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Mount Pleasant car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Mount Pleasant

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Mount Pleasant for $39 or less
  • Book your rental car in Mount Pleasant at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Supplier choice rental cars in Mount Pleasant are around 47% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Mount Pleasant

  • Some car rental companies in Mount Pleasant which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Hertz, Enterprise and Budget

  • On average a rental car in Mount Pleasant costs $53 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Enterprise ($56/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Enterprise 1145 Johnnie Dodds Blvd 29464-3137 (2 miles from city center).

  • The average gas price in Mount Pleasant is $3.55 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $43 and $57, depending on the car size.

  • Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Mount Pleasant.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Charleston airport include Hertz, Budget, Alamo, Enterprise, Avis and National.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Charleston airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, Thrifty, Budget, Alamo, Enterprise, Dollar, Avis, and National.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Supplier choice car rental in Mount Pleasant costs $35 per day, on average.

  • A Full-size car rental in Mount Pleasant costs $42 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Mount Pleasant costs $44 per day, on average.

  • In Mount Pleasant, cars are most frequently rented at Budget 390 Meeting Street (7 miles from city center).

  • On average a rental car in Mount Pleasant costs $368 per week ($53 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Mount Pleasant costs $1,577 per month ($53 per day).

  • Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).