Terms & conditions Car Rentals

COLLISION DAMAGE WAIVER

Collision Damage waiver, car is covered by a fully paid comprehensive insurance policy. A deposit of 459€ will be required upon delivery, in cash or from a credit card. Please note that this caution will be refunded at the end of the rental. If you rent a car of more than 7 days the excess can be reduced to 342 ‎€, against the payment of an extra charge of 14.70€ ‎ per rental day.

 

ACCIDENT & HIRER LIABILITY

Immediately after an accident or other damage to the vehicle the hirer has to inform the car rental companies and the nearest police station.

The hirer has to return the vehicle in the same immaculate state in which he received it. The customer is liable for damages to and loss of the car or breach of the rental contract according to the established liability rules.

Loss and damage to the key, under-body damage, loss or injury of the lease of the car, damaging the wing mirrors, as well as theft and damage to personal belongings are exempted from insurance coverage.

The tenant shall bear violations of local laws and regulations and any administrative penalties (e.g. illegal parking). All provisions apply to the tenant as well as the additional driver specified.

 

CAR RENTAL PRICE

The rental price is calculated by time (per 24 hour time period).  In the event of exceeding time of more than 3 hours later by returning the vehicle than agreed in contract, an extra day will be charged.

The rental price includes: expenditure of oil consumption, maintenance, repair of wearing parts and insurance collision damage waiver, road taxes and license fees, unlimited mileage, 24 hour service hotline. All costs for fuel shall be charged to the vehicle renter.

 

DRIVER’S LICENSE

The driver must possess and produce a valid driving license of at least one-year-old. A valid Original Driving License accompanied by a valid Identity or Passport has to be presented at the time of making the contract

 

MINIMUM AGE & YOUNG AGE DRIVER

21 years. A supplement 0f 2 euro per day will be charged for driver under the age of 25 years

 

ADDITIONAL DRIVERS

Only the person named in the rental contract is authorized to drive the rental vehicle. If several persons use the vehicle, an administration fee of 23€ is charged per person per rental.

 

BABY SEAT

A baby seat can be booked through our agency for a fee of 19€ per rental.

 

PAYMENT AND PAYMENT TYPE

The total amount of car rental contract has to be paid on delivery of the car. For online bookings a deposit for reservation guarantee of 30% of total price is required. The payment of the rental price can be made in cash or by credit card. Visa and MasterCard cards are accepted. A bank service charge of 3.5% applies for credit card payments.

 

REPAIRS & MAINTENANCE

Repairs on the vehicle are the responsibility of the car rental agency. Cars must return to our office for a general check-up at the mileage stated on a card fixed inside the car.

 

AVAILABILITY

Reservations and confirmations are valid in principle for your selected vehicle type. If your vehicle model should not be available nevertheless once, we will supply an equivalent vehicle. In case of additional cost the hirer is informed immediately.

 

 

CHAUFFEUR DRIVEN SERVICE

Our rental cars can be rented with a driver. In addition to the car rental fee following prices are payable: Weekdays: 26 ‎€ per day (09:00 – 17:00), for each additional hour: 7.8 ‎€ Sundays & Holidays: 31€ per day (9:00 to 17:00), for each additional hour: 9.5€.

 

 

DELIVERY & RECOVERY OF RENTED CAR

Expedition Tour delivers and recovers your rented car at any time and any place in Mauritius including Airport. The rate for delivery & recovery varies depending on place and time period.

Free car pick-up and drop-off at our office in Quatre-Bornes.

 

Car rental delivery and recovery rate for Airport, North, South, and East Coast is 25€.

 

VEHICLE RETURN

The vehicle must always be returned to the place as agreed in the car rental contract, and the car key hand over to an Expedition Tour employee. If the return place is different from the deliver place additional costs may be charged. Expedition Tour has to be informed 24 hours in advance about changes to the return place of the vehicle. We don’t take any liability for items left in the vehicle by the hirer after the return of the car.

 

CREDIT CARD ACCEPTED

The company accepts Visa and Master Card.
All prices subject to fluctuation & include VAT (@15%)
Rentals are calculated on a 24-hour basis

 

Mauritius Car Hire Regulation for Online Bookings

By clicking reservations you complete a pre-booking, and then a full a detail quotation will be submitted by e-mail. If agreed, we require a deposit of 10% of the total rental price. With receipt of deposit the reservation voucher will be sent to you.

The balance of rental price is payable upon delivery of the rental car, in cash (Euro, Rupee, Dollar) or credit card – Visa & MasterCard (note: for all payment by credit card a bank service charge of 3.5% applies).

 

Map of Mauritius on request

Chauffeur driven service available at an additional cost.

24/7 breakdown assistance & 24/7 Hotline Phone Service.