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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Honolulu HI

Car renting and car leasing are often incorrectly viewed as the same thing. Leasing is a form of car financing, much like a loan. Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(808) 536-1555
77 Ala Moana Blvd. #101
Honolulu, HI
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(808) 599-2677
130 N. Nimitz Hwy-No Airport
Honolulu, HI
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(808) 979-2600
778 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 202
Honolulu, HI
 
Hertz - Waikiki Beach Hyatt
(808) 971-3535
2424 Kalakaua Avenue
Waikiki Beach - Oahu, HI
Hours
0700-2100 7 days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System
Additional Information
Located within 2 blocks of most Sheraton hotels, located towards the east end of Waikiki. Closest to the Pacific Beach Hotel, Hawaiian Regent Hotel and the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. Within 5 miles of the Kahala Hotel. Located in a gated area which are locked at closing time. There is no access to this location after closing.

Hertz - Hawaii Prince Hotel
(808) 971-3535
100 Holomoana Street
Waikiki Beach - Oahu, HI
Hours
0730-1600 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System
Additional Information
This location is for Hotel Guests only. Service will be provided through the Concierge staff at the Concierge Station in the Hotel lobby. You may contact Hotel Concierge prior to your pickup at 808-956-1111. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park vehicle in Hertz area. Record date, time, mileage, and tank level on rental record jacket. Leave keys and rental record at Hotel front desk.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(808) 591-1449
221 Kapiolani Blvd #Suite 114
Honolulu, HI
 
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(808) 979-2600
1778 Ala Moana Blvd
Honolulu, HI

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Hertz - Outrigger Reef Hotel HLE
(808) 922-3331
2169 Kalia Road
Honolulu - Oahu, HI
Hours
0700-1500 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
Only Outrigger Reef hotel guests may return vehicles to this location. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed for hotel guests only. For customers not staying at the hotel please return the vehicle to the Hilton Hawaiian Villiage, 2005 Kalia Road.

Hertz - Hilton Hawaiian Village
(808) 973-3637
2005 Kalia Road
Waikiki Beach - Oahu, HI
Hours
0600-1300 7 Days.
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
Pier - Approximately 4 mile from the Superferry terminal. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $10.00 with receipt.

Hertz - Doubletree Alana Hotel
(808) 973-3630
1956 Ala Moana Blvd.
Waikiki Beach - Oahu, HI
Hours
0700-1300 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for Hotel Guests only.

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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting

Many automotive consumers assume that car renting and car leasing are the same thing, or are very similar.

Not true.

This misconception may come about from the fact that apartment renting – which is very familiar to most people – and apartment leasing are essentially the same thing.

It is therefore natural for someone not familiar with car leasing to assume that it is much like apartment renting or leasing.

It is not.

What is car renting?

Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Rental cars are owned by a rental company and are made available to customers for relatively short-term use. The company maintains and services its vehicles and carries basic insurance. Customers agree to not damage the vehicle, to buy gas, to purchase additional insurance if personal auto insurance is not applicable, and to return the vehicle within a specified time. All maintenance is handled by the rental company.

Rent rates are determined by the car rental company, based on a daily or weekly fee, and includes either unlimited mileage or an additional mileage rate. The method by which rates are determined is not revealed to customers and can vary widely, even within the same rental company, based on various discount schemes.

Rental companies make money by renting the same car over and...

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