rental Policies
In St. Maarten/St. Martin, we drive on the right side of the road.
Valid driver's license from any jurisdiction with picture.
American Express, Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit cards are accepted. Diners Club and Maestro not accepted. Debit/Check Cards are not accepted unless the renter takes the full insurance. A standard pre-authorization deposit of $1,200.00 is placed on your credit card at the time of pickup. If your rental amount exceeds $1,200.00, a higher pre-authorization amount will be placed.
No one else can drive the car unless he/she meets all rental requirements, and is listed on your rental agreement form upon rental as an additional driver.
Cars must be returned to the office of the car rental or an approved drop-off location.
Rentals are subject to local Sales Tax of 18%.
All rentals are subject to a airport/location fee of $15.00.
Renter should contact rental location in the event of an emergency.
Vehicles are rented with a full tank of gas and should be returned full to avoid a locally determined refueling charge.
Vehicles may not be taken off the Island.
All insurance purchased at Dollar/Thrifty is subject to a deductible of $850.00.