Serving Wanaka and Queenstown for over 16 years.


Best service -  Best cars -  Best prices

click for the answer to our most commonly asked questions

  • Can we take your rental vehicles to Raspberry Creek car park ?

    Yes, we let our larger higher ground clearance vehicles up to Raspberry Creek Mt Aspiring National Park Rob Roy glacier walk

  • Do you charge credit card fee’s ?

    No credit card fee’s are charged

  • Is there a fee for opening in weekends and public holidays ?

       We are always available over the weekends and public holidays – no extra surcharge for opening

  • Do you provide chains ski racks etc ?

    Ski racks or roof pods are provided on all 4 WD vehicles and some 2 WD vehicles,  chains are included in all hires over the winter season – No extra charge for ski racks or snow chains

  • Do you accept overseas licences ?

    All overseas licences are accepted

    We do need international licences or translations for any licences which are not in English


  • Do you provide unlimited kms ?

    Unlimited kms on all hires 5 days and over

  • On 1-4 day hires what is you extra km rate ?

    We allow 150 kms per day on all 1 – 4 day hires if exceeded the cost is an extra .20c per km

  • Do you do long term hires ?

    Yes we can help with long term hires with competitive pricing

  • Can we pick up and drop off our rental vehicles in Queenstown ?

    We operate a driver service so you have no nasty surprises with damage of vehicle left in the Airport car park – the driver will meet you at arrivals Queenstown Airport or wherever you are staying in Queenstown and drive you direct back to Wanaka – on your return to Queenstown Airport or Queenstown the driver will meet you at our office and either travel with you or drive you back to Queenstown and then return the car to us in Wanaka

  • Do you allow under 25 years drivers ?

    Yes we do allow under 25 year drivers who just have a higher excess

  • Is there an additional charge for more than one driver ?

    No extra charge for extra drivers

  • Can we hire your rental trailer for private use ?

    Yes our trailer which is very easy to manage is available for hire either with our rental vehicles or for hire for you to use to tow behind your private vehicle

  • Is there an extra charge for excessively dirty vehicles ?

    Normal use including ski field is acceptable, however if extremely dirty an additional charge may apply

  • Do we need a credit card for security and can we pay with our debit card ?

    Debit cards and credit cards are always accepted for payment - although a credit card is needed for security

  • Do all drivers need to be present when signing up the agreement ?

    Yes we do need to sight all drivers licences to complete the agreement

  • Do you offer pick up and drop offs from Clyde rail trail ?

    Yes we can help with Clyde rail trail pick up’s and drop off’s with our driver service

  • Can you provide a driver if we wish not to drive ?

    Yes – all our drivers are P endorsed licence holders


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Phone +64 (0) 3 443 6641


Address 2 Brownston Street    Wanaka

Just by the round-a-bout opposite the Caltex service station