Compare Best Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal Car Hire Deals on VIPCars
Rent a car for pickup at Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal and explore Bridgetown on your own schedule and pace. The cruise ship terminal is located a mile away from Bridgetown Downtown, and since most of the ships dock at the port usually for a day or so, you can save a lot of your time by pre-arranging a car rental for pickup at the terminal for easy mobility. Tourists, getting off from Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal to enjoy sightseeing in Barbados benefit a lot from hiring cars as it not only save them time but money too!
We, at VIP Cars, offer a wide fleet of vehicles to choose from at a range of prices. So, no matter whether you are a group of friends or a family looking forward to sightseeing in the town, with us, you can rent the right car at the right price!
Partner Companies Offering Car Rental Deals for Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal
Situated in the Port of Bridgetown, the Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal offers daily-cruise to hundred of tourists, in fact, the cruise ship terminal handles more than 700,000 cruise ships per year. That’s why VIP Cars makes sure that a variety of car hire deals are offered for the location through its partners, shown on the right:
Location of the rental desks at the Cruise terminal: Out of these companies, Courtesy and Stoutes have their car hire counters just outside the Terminal itself, while Jones Car Rental offers 'meet and greet’ service. To reach the counters in the terminal, read the directions provided by the supplier on the rental voucher.
Note: Our supplier offer pickup at Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal, as well as capital Bridgetown.
Popular Car Categories that Travelers Rent at Bridgeton Cruise Ship Terminal
In order to meet the needs of the abundant travelers that pass through Bridgeton Cruise Ship Terminal annually, our suppliers offer a wide range of car categories. Holiday-makers, business travelers or adventurer, with us, you can rent the car as per your needs at the price that sits well with you.
The list is tentative; it can vary depending on the travel dates as per the availability on the supplier’s end.
The following the most common car categories our suppliers offer for Bridgeton Cruise Ship Terminal:
Facilities Available at Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal
The shopping area at the Terminal covers over 20,000 sq ft land where you can buy anything from locally made things to international products. Besides shops and vendors, the place also has Duty-free shops; the following are the shopping areas:
- 11 Duty-free Stores offer numerous things from souvenirs to jewelry, perfumes, and cameras besides other electronic items. They also provide access to rum cakes, watches, liquor, cigars and many things that can be classified as art-craft, crystal & china.
- Chattel House Village consists of 13 houses located just outside the entrance. It offers mainly the locally manufactured products like hand-made garments & T-Shirts.
- 16 Push Cart Vendors can be found at the center of the aisles. Homemade confectionery & hand-made craft souvenirs are what these vendors are best known for.
Also, the terminal is five minutes from Broad Street which is Bridgetown's busiest shopping area which allows the visitors to shop at Barbados' best Tax-Free shopping stores.
Though ATM services are available at the Terminal itself, if you want full-fledged banking services, you will have to visit Bridgetown's shopping hub which is located about 1 mile from the terminal.
Business Services & Telecommunication Centre
The Terminal has a Business area which consists of an air-conditioned and carpeted area. The following services can be found here:
- Telephone service and Fax; you can pay via any of the options - cash coins, phone cards, credit or debit cards
- An Internet Café
Add-ons that you can rent with your Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal Car Rentals
With VIPCars and its suppliers you can rent add-ons if you want, for instance, if you are traveling with kids and don’t want to carry baby seats, you can rent them instead. Similarly, you can rent a GPS and Wifi devices; every supplier offers its own set of add-ons which are made available at the time of booking, just choose the add-ons and the per-day rate of the extra will be added to your bill.
Speed limits in Barbados
Driving on the left side of the road, Bridgetown is a great place to drive a car, and the minimum traffic and friendly locals are the added bonus!
In Barbados, if there are no speed signposts around, then the default limit is 60 km/h; however, in Bridgetown, the speed limit is 30 km/h. You can drive at 80 km/hr on roads like ABC Highway or Spring Garden. If you fail to adhere to the speed laws, you will be fined, and note that all the fines and traffic infringement fees are the responsibility of the renter.
FAQs Car Hire Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal
I want Barbados Airport as my drop-off location, is it possible?
Yes, our suppliers do offer the option of one-way rental, and if you are planning to travel further from Barbados’s Cruise Ship Terminal to Grantley Adams International Airport aka Barbados Airport, you can definitely request it as the drop-off location. Note that, for the one-way service the supplier charges a fee which is added to your final bill.
Can I rent an automatic car for pickup at Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal?
Yes; our suppliers offer a wide fleet which covers both manual and automatic transmission cars. In fact, automatics are quite widespread in Barbados.
Can I rent a car for a few hours?
Yes, you can, but you will be charged a full day rate for all our suppliers at Bridgetown Cruise Ship Terminal offer only per day rates.
What to do if I have a flat tyre?
Almost every rental car comes with a spare tyre and equipment through which you can get your tyre changed. If that is not the case, call the supplier on the number provided on the rental voucher for assistance. Check if your car has the equipment at the time of pickup and if they are not being provided, have a word with the representative.
Do I have to refuel my car before returning it?
Yes, just read the fuel policy and do as instructed. For instance, if it says full-full, it means that you will be provided with a full tank, and it is your responsibility to get it refueled at the time of drop-off. Follow the fuel instructions for if you fail to do as instructed, the car will be refueled at your expenses at the time of drop-off.