The above 4wd car hire rates are valid throughout the year. The rates include:
Free Mileage allowance/Unlimited mileage offer
Comprehensive insurance cover
Driver/self drive options
Free delivery at the airport or hotel within Nairobi
VAT and other government taxes
CAR HIRE INSURANCE IN IN KENYA INCLUDE
All our self drive cars come with comprehensive cover insurance which include:
CWD Colission Damage Waiver
TPW Theft protection Waiver
Excess liability waiver
Third party damages
The insurance excess varies from one car to another. All guests are expected to have their own personal travel insurance that include evacuation cover. All guests without prove of travel insurance will be required to purchase AAR evacuation cover or sign a waiver of responsibility form.
WHY SELF DRIVE CAR HIRE IN KENYA?:
Safety/ security, privacy and flexibility are the main advantages of self
drive car hire. Self drive car hire must never be mistaken for self driving
cars our autonous cars. While self driving cars or autonomous cars refer to
cars that are computer operated, self drive car hire refer to renting a car
and driving yourself or hiring a car to be driven by your own driver, family
member or friend. Self drive car hire allows one to take charge of their own
road safety, privacy and safari schedule. Self drive car hire allows one to
drive any type of car they want even though they cannot afford to buy them.
Self drive car hire is the best optionif you desire to explore Kenya on your own, for honey mooners who desire total privacy, for business people on tight schedule.
CAR HIRE REQUIREMENTS
Self drive car hire requirements
Valid driving license
We require copies of your valid driving license and passport
With our small 4x4, even sedan car you can easily do day trips to attractions in the vicinity of Nairobi like
Nairobi National Park- world famous as the only national park bordering a metropolitan
Cultural centers like Bomas of Kenya
Museums like Nairobi National Museum, Karen Blixen
The City Center- lots of historical buildings like Parliament, Senate, Macmillan Library, Kenya National Archives
Lake Magadi and Olgesaille
Ngong Hill Hike
Visits to Bomas of Kenya, Giraffe centre, Karen Blixen, Daphney Sheldrick
Why Hire 4x4 Cars With Us In Nairobi
The main advantages of car hire are ultimate mobility, flexibility , discovery, and Economy in total privacy. Below are 8 reasons for hiring 4x4 cars with us in Narobi:
Large selection of choice:
We have different categories and models of 4x4 cars- Toyota prados, land cruisers, rav4, rush, van guards, range rovers, land rovers, mitsubisi pajeros, nissan xrails, pathfinders, hondar crvs
Guarantee daily rate:
our daily rental price is all
inclusive. WE HAVE NO HIDDEN CHARGES. Quoted prices are inclusive of all
NO DROP OFF CHARGES.
We wont charge extra for pick up at Nairobi city hotels and drop off at the Nairobi and Nairobi airports vis a
The rate remains the same no matter kilometers covered.
Safety And Security
When you hire a car with us, you have guarantee of a car which is well serviced
in in sound working condition. Every rental car is subjected to thorough check to ensure that tyres are of the right trend,all electronics including car alarm, tracking and central locking system are working. We ensure that he lights are perfectly set
and working. We make sure that the breaks are perfect and all fluids-oil, transmission and break are at the right level. All
rental cars come with spare wheel.
Peace Of Mind:
All cars come with comprehensive insurance thus you are assured that in case of collision and damage to third party you are covered. However please keep to the speed limits as you are not guaranteed of survival in the event of crash. Comprehensive cover takes care of passengers in the car but not the driver. NOTE: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DEMAND PAYMENT OF EXCESS INSURANCE IN ADVANCE. EXCESS IS AN AMOUNT DEMANDED BY THE INSURANCE COMPANY TO COVER THE FIRST PAYMENT IN CASE OF DEMAGE.
In the event of major breakdowns, your car will be replaced in the shortest time possible. All you have to do is call our office and let us know what is wrong with the car. If the car can be repaired, you can carry out the repair after informing the office. The time taken to replace your car will depend on how far you are from the nearest rental location.
You can change your rental plan in the middle of the rental. You can pro-long your rental by calling and informing the office.
One Way Rental/ Rent Here Leave It there
Flexibility is also exhibited as regards pick up and drop off. You can rent a car in Nairobi and drop off your car in Mombasa, Malindi or pick from airport and return in the hotels. You can pick the car at Jomo Kenyatta Airport and drop it in the hotels.
How to hire a 4x4 car in Nairobi Kenya:
Before hiring 4x4 car in Nairobi, it is important to put into considerations:-
The purpose of hire-business?, Family? Leisure, occasion
or prestige? Haulage? or to replace your broken down car?
Destination Where will you be travelling to? Are you going to
be within the city or will you go upcountry? Will you keep on
main roads or will you go off? NB: Within towns a standard
economy car will do. A Toyota RAV 4, Toyota Prado, Pajero i/o or
similar will do in moderate corrugation. However if you are
going to the North-beyond Archers, post get a real Toyota land
cruiser. For the weddings, Mercedes Limousine, Stretch limos and
Prados are a preferred brands. We provide these with drivers.
A major factor guiding our car rental quotes are prevailing discounts. Always check if you qualify for a
particular discount. Our car hire rates or prices are calculated on an all inclusive flat daily rate on unlimited mileage basis. A day refer to 24 Hours hours but for practical purposes our day refer to use of car during 12 hours of daylight. That means use of car from 06:00 Hrs to about 20:00Hrs. One way drop off charges apply for rentals from Nairobi and drop in
Mombasa, Malindi, Kisumu as follows:- Pick up Nairobi drop off Mombasa town USD 200 for salon car, USD 300 for Rav4 USD 500
for Prados. An extra day of rental may apply. The car hire rates are valid up to: Throughout the year. To rent a car in
Nairobi Email us:
Cars and description
he Toyota Prado
4x4wd (Four wheel drive) SUV with Air conditioning, power mirrors and windows Stereo tape/CD player, Automatic or manual transmission, Abs, 2/3or 5 doors, for 2/4/5 passengers and luggage space. In this category are Land Rover Discovery, Toyota land cruiser Prado, Mitsubishi Pajero, Nissan Terrano. Engine 2.5cc-3.0cc. Insurance- Car comes with either comprehensive insurance.
The Toyota Rav4
Economy 4x4 (Four wheel drive) cars with Air Condition,
Stereo tape/CD player, Manual or automatic transmission, 2/4/5 door, ABS, Air bags, power windows and power mirrors. Passengers 2/4 passengers Luggage space.Included in this category are Toyota Rav 4, Suzuki GVitara, Honda CRV, Mitsubishi Pajero, Pajero i/O. Nissan X Trail, Engine Capacity 1.6-2.0cc Insurance- Car comes with either comprehensive insurance- inclusive of CDW, TPW.Rental options-self drive, Chauffeur driven or car hire with driver.
Hire Sedan/ Saloon Car
Salooncars/sedans/ Station wagons with /4
doors ,Aircon, Automatic or Manual transmission, power windows and mirrors,
Stereo Mp3/CD player, 2WD, ABS, Air Bags 2, 4 or 5 passengers, Boot.
Included are ,Toyota Corolla, Corona, NZE, Toyota Premio,Hyundai Accent etc.
Engine 1.3cc , 1.5, 1.8,2.0cc.
The Safari Mini Van
The safari mini van is either a custom made Toyota Hiace or Nissan Urvan with pop up roof and seats configured for maximum comfort and reclining. Another feature is the off road nature of this car. It is either 2 WD or 4x4wd with 4 doors, Air con, Stereo Mp3/CD player, Manual/ Automatic Transmission, Luggage space. Seats 6-8 Passengers. nsurance- Car comes with either comprehensive insurance- inclusive of CDW, TPW. Car rental options-self drive, Chauffeur driven with
or without fuel.
The Safari Land Cruiser
The safari Land cruiser is custom made for safari with pop up roof. The car comes with a driver. Self drive is not allowed.
Features-4WD or 4x4 (Four wheel Drive), 5 doors, Air conditioining, Stereo Mp3/CD player, Manual Transmission, seat 6-8 passengers, Luggage space. Insurance- Car comes with either comprehensive insurance- inclusive of CDW, TPW. Car rental options-self drive, Chauffeur driven with or without fuel.
Discount Car Hire Rates
R&N Car Hire Nairobi has multiplicity of discount for a diversity of customers. Embassies, corporate -banks and Un and their bonafide staff enjoy corporate discounts. Long holiday makers renting for a week and over enjoy qualified discounts. Likewise repeat clients enjoy preferential discounts. Always check if you qualify for any discounts
Car hire must be paid for in advance for the entire period of hire. A deposit is required to confirm a booking in any of our locations in East Africa.
Extension Of Hire
Extension of hire is subject to availability and is subject toconditions. Corporate, Embassy Staff and NGOs; and holiday makers will get automatic extension once requested via telephone or email.
Refundable Deposite(In Tanzania only):
4x4 self drive car hire in Tanzania will attract a refundable deposit of USD 200.00 (Five hundred only) or more per vehicle as a sign of good will that you will return the car in good condition. Not must:- a refundable deposit is not a
must. In some cases it will be waived.
Self Drive Car Rental Nairobi Insurance
All self drive cars come with comprehensive insurance cover.
Comprehensive cover include the following;
Theft Protection waiver (TPW)
Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
Excess Liability Waiver (ELW)
The terms and conditions of the insurance cover of a
particular vehicle are transferred to the hirer for the entire
period of hire. RECOMMENDED INSURANCE-personal travelinsurance
Deposit Upon Confirmation of Booking
All confirmed booking must be secured by a deposit via a credit
card or bank transfer. no booking will be confirmed without a
deposit. Deposit will be determined by the length of rental.
Driver Age/ Driving License
The hire must be between 23 years of age and 70 years of age. The
hirer must present a valid driving licence recognized by any
authority. An international driving licence is not a must.
Also one must have valid identification document. All
those wishing to hire cars must produce
further proof of identification. The officer in charge of a
location has the right to decline one car hire if he feels the
safety of the car is not guaranteed. Such refusal is not subject of
review by any other employee of the company or owners.
Chauffeur driven Services/ Car hire with driver in Nairobi
We do offer Chauffeur driven services. Being tour drivers, they
do not usually observe the 8:00 to 17:00 Hrs work schedule. Work for
our drivers is usually assignment driven. As the hirer you are
expected to issue reasonable instructions to the driver. The driver
is at your disposal. However an overworked driver is likely to cause
In Kenya we keep left.The hirer or his official driver is expected to observe all traffic rules. At all junctions and round about, give way to people coming from your right. Pay all parking fees and any fines as a result of speeding. Driving along Mombasa road can be dangerous. That road is "owned" by the trailers. Give way to them all the time irrespective of your right of way. Avoiddriving under influence. If you must drink and drive, drink water or milk.
For car rental or hire in Kenya, like other countries the police checks can ruin your trip. To avoid complications with the Tanzania police, make sure that the car rental company or individual has the necessary papers for the car. These include Current insurance certificate. Car Accessories -spare wheel, jack, fire extinguisher, life saver triangle.
Pick up and drop off points:
Unless you are already within the country, our rental include Nairobi, Malindi, Mombasa airport transfers. We pick you at the airport and return you to the airport. Cars can also be dropped at our Nairobi office, or your hotel at the expiry of rental. We do airport transfers from Jomo Kenyatta international airport to the town centre or any destination within Kenya.
Nairobi Airport Transfers
Airport transfers between JKIA (Nairobi International Airport)
to the city hotels will take between 20 and 30minutes depending on
the traffic situation and your hotel of destination. We also offer
transfer services between Mombasa Airport and hotels within .
Weekly And Monthly Rentals
These rentals are available on request.
Car rental may include the following items on request
toddler / baby seat
camping gear is available at extra cost.
Extra Spare Wheels-When going to remote western and south western
Tanzania, we may require that you meet the cost of extra tyres and
tubes. Any unused tyres and tubes upon return of the car will be
Places of interest/tourist attractions within Nairobi
Once you hire your car, there are several places of interest easily
accessible from Nairobi.
Nairobi National Park
Bomas of Kenya
Karen Blixen Museum
Nairobi National Museum
Day Trips/ Excursions From Nairobi
Alternatively you can go for day trips to the following destinations
North Coast of Zanzibar is a special holiday destination ideal for week long
stays, honey moons or weekend escapes. Zanzibar is an ideal destination for holiday getaways,relaxation and adventure. Zanzibar + Masai Mara are the
places to visit if you desire to combine beach holidays with water sports and big game watching. Top of the range of the hotels are: