Type of Car- We recommend manual transmission cars, as they are best for Irish roads. Automatic cars are available on request.
Time - Car hire is assumed to be from Cork airport, but hire from elsewhere can be arranged on request at time of booking. The Car can be dropped off to another airport for a one way fee. We will charge per day and to the hour with a 25 minutes grace period on return.
Age -The car hire you can receive depends on the age of the driver for drivers under 25. For customers aged between 75 – 79 years can rent with specific conditions :-
Insurance - You are responsible for the car insurance and excess The following insurances are included in the Activity Days – Standard Inclusive Programme:- Compulsory Motor Insurance, Collision Damage Waiver ( CDW ), Theft Protection ( TP ), Compulsory Motor Insurance (by Irish Law, the car hire company must provide Insurance for any damage to any other vehicle / Property or Injury to another person, including death ).
Standard Incl Package - On the “ Standard Inclusive “ programme the excess of €1,600 to €3,000 based on type of car hired and will be explained when collecting the hire car
Curtis and Hooper would like to advise customers that they can choose any of the following from the car hire company when collecting the car and the customer can choose which optional extra insurance to purchase when picking up the car.
Additional Driver - An additional driver can be added to the car hire when picking up the car, once the person has their drivers license.
Credit card deposit - A Credit card will be needed by the car hire company to the car hire company is mandatory to cover toll Fees, Speed camera’s, parking offences etc. The renter is fully responsible for all fines and consequence s of the violation of traffic and parking fines inquire during the rental.
The Car hire arrangement is between the customer and hire company. We recommend that customers familiarise white the car before driving and noting any damage or defect to the car on the form provided by the rental company and bringing to the attention of the staff of the car company.