Top 5 car rental companies in Malaga


Top 5 car rental companies in Malaga

When you have booked your flights and accommodation in Malaga for that holiday you are looking forward to, the next step is always to look at how you will actually get around during your holiday.

The Costa del Sol is a great choice when it comes to choosing a holiday destination. There is so much in that part of Andalusia to see and do. From Torremolinos, Fuengirola, and Benalmadena to Nerja and Marbella, there are some many places to discover and explore for yourself.

With a major international airport at Malaga, itself a beautiful city full of culture and history, to service the region, it is very much geared towards meeting the traveler’s needs. But with around 150 car rental companies listed for car hire in Malaga, it can be difficult to make sure you are getting the best value for money with the best quality. In reverse order here are the top five to help you with your choice.

Record Go

Record go rates highly on price and has quite strong customer reviews. Their budget range does have a couple of slightly more spacious options that you would typically expect.

However, it is typically no frills. If you think you will need any extras like a child’s car seat or sat nav, you will need to pay extra for it. The desk at the airport is open a generous 7 am to 11 pm, but if you do find you have a severely delayed night flight you could find yourself waiting around.


This option is good for families, due to the range of larger cars. Size and comfort is an important factor when you are trying to transport a family group with luggage and pushchairs. Of course, all rental companies offer safety checked vehicles and regulated child seats, so it really is the range available that sets this company apart.

The only downside is that the rental desk is situated off-site, which can be a pain to get the shuttle bus if your children are very young


Sixt has made the list for its provision of luxury car models. If you are dreaming of flying along coastal roads with a view of the ocean, and you want to do it in style, then this is a great company to choose.

The comfort and luxury option, with good reviews, make this a great entry in the top five, but of course, as with any premium option, you will have to pay for it.

This one has made the list for it’s great online booking facilities, and an available team of experts to help you 24 hours a day. The service is multilingual, with instant online chat, and you don’t need a credit card when booking online.


And now for the best of the bunch. Top of our list is definitely Marbesol. Not only does it have a great online booking function, but it also has the best choice of vehicles, whatever you need – from small budget cars to family size and minivans, right through to luxury sports models and convertibles.

They also offer some excellent deals and prices, and if you travel to Malaga often it is well worth joining the Marbesol club for even better exclusive offers, discounts and free days hire. They are ready to welcome you 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

There are different packages available depending on your needs and budget, from the basic package, the Plus Package, and the All-inclusive package. The options available in each package are easy to understand so you can make the right choice for you and your family. Depending on the package you choose you can get benefits such as full insurances, no excess, no deposit hire, full to full policy on fuel and an extra driver at no additional cost.