About Surfers Rent A Car

Our Guarantee

We know how annoying it is to get told a price for something and then find out there’s lots of extra fees that add up to make the total price a lot more than you bargained for.  Unfortunately, this happens all too often in the car rental industry and we hate that as much as you do!

Surfers Rent A Car initiated a guarantee policy to ensure you that we have absolutely no hidden costs.

The price per day we tell you in your quote from Surfers Rent A Car, is the total price you will pay for your rental car hire.  Additional charges may apply for things like after hours airport pick up or drop off, but we let you know this upfront, because we pride ourselves on transparent and honest pricing.

Here’s a list of the things that we DO NOT charge you for (and some of these we have never even heard of!);

  • Administration fees
  • Airport levies
  • Additional drivers
  • Registration recovery tax
  • Insurance excess / liability reduction waiver
  • Surcharge for drivers under 25
  • Visa and Mastercard surcharge

When you choose a hire car from Surfers Rent A Car you avoid all these extra fees that most other companies will slug you with!  Get an instant quote online now


About Us

Surfers Rent A Car is an independent family owned and operated car rental company located in Mermaid Waters, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. We have been providing affordable, quality hire cars to our customers since 1975 and have thousands of happy customers that visit us regularly from around the world.

The Surfers Rent A Car team has more than 35 years experience in the car rental business and our local knowledge is second to none. We can provide you with the best holiday and things to see and do on the Gold Coast and we care about how you find your way around our wonderful region  – so be sure to ask us if you would like any suggestions on the best things to see and do on the Gold Coast and surrounding areas.

Surfers Rent A Car maintain their fleet of cars with our team of experienced mechanics from our depot in Mermaid Waters. The safety and comfort of our customers is paramount to us, so you can have peace of mind knowing our car hire rentals are always safe and reliable.

Why Choose Us Over the Bigger Companies?

Surfers Rent A Car are a registered Gold Coast Airport operator, the only difference with Surfers Rent A Car is the outstanding service and the extra money you will have in your pocket to spend on your holiday. Car hire with us is quick, easy and affordable.

Our goal is to make sure your car hire experience exceeds all your expectations and we’ll go above and beyond to make that happen.

Whether it’s a quick chat about the best way to get to your destination or simply helping you set your favourite station on the radio, our friendly team is always willing to do that extra little bit for you – something you just won’t get from the big companies.

Plus you will save on car hire cost at Surfers Rent A Car as our total price is always cheaper and we don’t try to cover up our prices by sneaking in extra fees or charges – the price we say is the price you pay!