About

Welcome to SA Car Rental, an online car rental booking service by Cape Spirit!

Cape Spirit™ offers some of the most affordable rates on UNLIMITED KM South Africa and Cape Town Car Rental, Long Term and Monthly South Africa Car Rentals, Automatic Car Hire, SUV Rentals, 8 Seater Minibus / Quantum / Kombi / Vito Car Hire and Luxury Car Hire (BMW and Mercedes) all over South Africa and Cape Town. Our South Africa Car Hire packages are some of the finest available in the market.

Thank you to our Car Rental Customers!

We thank our 8000 Customers whom have made use of Cape Spirit’s car rental booking service over the last 11 years. You are the heartbeat of our website and we are looking forward to support you for many more years.

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Cape Spirit is a proud Member of Cape Town Tourism (www.capetown.travel).

Cape Town Tourism is the City of Cape Town’s Official Regional Tourism Organisation, responsible for destination marketing, visitor and industry services. Cape Town Tourism is guided by the clear vision of positioning Cape Town as one of the world’s top 10 tourism destinations in terms of economic yield, and developing tourism’s role in:

– Establishing Cape Town as one of the world’s greatest cities to visit, live, work and invest in.
– Driving economic and social transformation.

More about First Car Rental / Sixt Car Rental.

First Car Rental / Sixt Car Rental has more than 6 000 vehicles in use in South Africa and has 45 car rental branches, including branches at all major South African airports, business and tourist destinations. The First Car Rental / Sixt fleet ranges from no-frills models to top-of-the-range luxury cars. First Car Rental / Sixt is listed as one of the top 4 car rental companies in South Africa, making them a formidable player in the car rental industry. First Car Rental / Sixt has seen prolific growth over the past decade and enjoys a market share of 11% according to SAVRALA (South African Vehicle Renting and Leasing Association) statistics. First Car Rental / Sixt is the proud winner of the 2013 South African Services Award for the Car Hire category.

Number of Years in the Business:  13
Combined Employees’ Years of Experience in First Car Rental: 1255
Number of Employees: 468

European Car Hire Partnership

First Car Rental is partnered with Sixt Rent a Car. Sixt was founded in 1912 and was voted Best Car Rental Company in Europe for 2008 for the third consecutive year. Sixt AG is Germany’s largest car rental company and one of the leading full-service leasing providers.

Ownership

CMH Car Hire (Pty) Ltd t/a First Car Rental is a wholly owned subsidiary of Combined Motor Holdings (CMH), a JSE-listed group.

Some First Car Rental Awards

2013 – 1st place – South African Service Awards (Travel and related services – car hire)
2012 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Service Operator, Small Category – First Car Rental Port Elizabeth Airport
2012 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Service Operator, Small Category – First Car Rental Upington Airport
2011 South African Service Awards – Silver Award: Travel and Related Service – Car Hire division: Read More
2011 Top 500: South Africa’s Best Managed Companies Award – Top 500 Business Award
2011 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Service Operator, Medium Category – First Car Rental Upington Airport
2010 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Service Operator, Small Category – First Car Rental Kimberly Airport
2010 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Service Operator, Small Category – First Car Rental Upington Airport
2010 Voted 4th in the Top 500 Best Managed Companies – First Car Rental Achieves Top 500 status
2009 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Operator of the Year – First Car Rental Cape Town International Airport
2009 ACSA Feather Award – Best Car Hire Operator of the Year – First Car Rental George Airport
2008 ACSA Award – Best Car Hire Operator of the year First Car Rental George Airport
2008 Northern Cape Service Excellence Award – Kimberley Airport being the Runner up
2007 ACSA Award – Best Car Hire Operator of the Year – First Car Rental Kimberley Airport
2007 ACSA Award – Best Car Hire Operator of the Year – First Car Rental East London Airport
2007 Voted one of Top 300 Companies
2007 UNIGLOBE – Service Awards-Sales, After Sales, Support & Customer Service
2007 Preferred Retail Supplier
 

Cape Spirit® / SACarRental.co.za terms of use.
See below for Cape Spirit® Privacy Policy

These “Terms of Use” set forth the terms and conditions that apply to your use of www.sacarrental.co.za (the “Web Site”) property of Cape Spirit® Travel CC 200510937023 (South Africa). By using the Web Site (other than to read this page for the first time), you agree to comply with all of the Terms of Use set forth herein. The right to use the Web Site is personal to you and is not transferable to any other person or entity.

Booking a Car through Cape Spirit® / SACarRental.co.za

The relationship between the Renter and Cape Spirit® Travel is for reserving the car at the requested destination and rental supplier. Cape Spirit’s responsibility is limited to issuing the reservation voucher properly, in order to make a connection between the Renter and the rental supplier at the competitive quoted rate. Should the Renter not receive the booking voucher within 2 minutes after making the reservation, the Renter has to contact Cape Spirit® immediately. Cape Spirit® will assist the Renter with any booking enquiries before, during and after the reservation.

Upon collection of the car, the Renter will sign a new contract with the rental supplier. Cape Spirit® Travel will do its utmost to assist and provide a solution in case of any problem the Renter encounters with the rental supplier.

Any claim against the rental supplier should be forwarded to the rental supplier directly. The jurisdiction location for claims against the rental supplier will be the country where the rental took place.

The rental supplier has the right to deny a car from anyone who does not comply with the above terms and conditions.
The Renter should request a copy of the final rental agreement when returning the car, and keep it for future queries.
Accepting the voucher and applying it states your agreement to the above terms and conditions.

Copyrights and Trademarks

A.   All materials contained on the Web Site are Copyright April 15, 2006, Cape Spirit® Travel CC 200510937023 (South Africa). All rights reserved. Car Hire Company’s details and graphics listed on Cape Spirit® are usually the copyright of the specific establishment  – please contact Cape Spirit® for more details.

B.  No person is authorized to use, copy or distribute any portion of the Web Site including related graphics. Permission is granted to view and print materials from www.sacarrental.co.za for the non-commercial purpose of viewing, reading and retaining for reference.

C.  Cape Spirit® Travel and other trademarks and/or service marks (including logos and designs) found on the Web Site are trademarks/service marks that identify Cape Spirit® Travel and the goods and/or services provided by Cape Spirit® Travel. Such marks may not be used under any circumstances without the prior written authorization of Cape Spirit® Travel.

D.  No part of this website may be extracted or used for commercial purpose (including advertising, marketing, promotions or publicity) without the written permission from  Cape Spirit® (contact ian@sacarrental.co.za).

Links to Third-Party Web Site

Cape Spirit® Travel may provide hyperlinks to third-party web sites as a convenience to users of the Web Site. Cape Spirit® Travel does not control third-party web sites and is not responsible for the contents of any linked-to, third-party web sites or any hyperlink in a linked-to web site. Cape Spirit® Travel does not endorse, recommend or approve any third-party web site hyperlinked from the Web Site. Cape Spirit® Travel will have no liability to any entity for the content or use of the content available through such hyperlink.

No Representations or Warranties; Limitations on Liability

The information and materials on the Web Site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information contained herein. Although we have taken great care to ensure the correctness of our website, we cannot guarantee its accuracy and completeness, and much of the context are only opinions. CAPE SPIRIT® MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR GRAPHICS ON THE WEB SITE, ALL OF WHICH IS PROVIDED ON A STRICTLY “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR GRAPHICS ON THE WEB SITE, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE SITE OWNER OR PUBLISHER BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF RECOVERY, AT LAW OR IN EQUITY, FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, SPECIAL, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE OR LOST PROFITS), ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY MANNER CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF INFORMATION OR SERVICES, OR THE FAILURE TO PROVIDE INFORMATION OR SERVICES, FROM THE WEB SITE.

CAPE SPIRIT® CANNOT TAKE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSS, EXPENSES, DAMAGE, DELAY, DISAPPOINTMENT, COST, COMPENSATION, DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY (WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL) WHICH MAY BE SUFFERED OR INCURRED BY READERS OR ANYONE USING OUR WEBSITE FOR THEIR HOLIDAY PLANNING OR TRAVELS OR ANY ACTIVITY RELATED TO OUR SITE.

If you have any comments or found any errors please contact us at ian@sacarrental.co.za

Changes to These Terms of Use

Cape Spirit® Travel reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time by posting new Terms of Use at this location. You can send an e-mail to Cape Spirit® Travel with any questions relating to these Terms of Use at ian@sacarrental.co.za

Cape Spirit® / SACarRental.co.za Privacy Policy

1. Overview

Your privacy is important to us, and our policy is simple: we will collect no personally identifiable information about you when you visit the Web Site unless you choose to provide that information. This Privacy Policy does not describe information collection practices on other sites, including those linked to or from the Web Site.

2. What Type of Information We Collect

The server on which the Web Site is located collects and saves only the default information customarily logged by web server software. Such information may include the date and time of your visit, the originating IP address, and the pages and images requested.

3. Under 23 years of age

The Web Site and Car Hire Packages are not directed to persons under twenty three (23) years of age, and persons under such age must not use the web site or services offered on it to submit any individually identifiable information about themselves.

4. Copyright

The materials found on the Web Site are protected by South African and other copyright laws. The selection, arrangement and presentation of all materials (including information in the public domain), and the overall design of the Web Site are copyright © April 15, 2006, Cape Spirit® Travel. Accommodation provider’s details listed on Cape Spirit® are usually the copyright of the specific establishment  – please contact Cape Spirit® for more details. Permission is granted to view and print materials from www.sacarrental.co.za for the non-commercial purpose of viewing, reading and retaining for reference. Any other copying, distribution, re-transmission or modification of information or materials on this site, whether in electronic or hard copy form, without the express prior written permission of Cape Spirit® Travel, is strictly prohibited.

5. No Warranties

WWW.SACARRENTAL.CO.ZA DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS, ANY PRODUCTS, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE WEB SITE, OR ANY SITES LISTED THEREIN, AND THE WEB SITE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY COST OR DAMAGE ARISING EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ANY SUCH TRANSACTION. THE WEB SITE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT IT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN IT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS, AS AVAILABLE” BASIS.

IN NO EVENT WILL THE WEB SITE OR ITS MEMBERS, MANAGERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND THE ASSIGNS OF SAME BE LIABLE FOR (1) ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS OR ANY INFORMATION, OR TRANSACTIONS PROVIDED ON THE WEB SITE OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEB SITE, EVEN IF THE WEB SITE OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR (2) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEB SITE, THE MATERIALS AND/OR LISTINGS OR INFORMATION DOWNLOADED THROUGH THE WEB SITE.

6. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Web Site and its members, managers, officers, employees, agents and the assigns of same, from and against any and all loss, costs, expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses), claims, damages and liabilities related to or associated with your use of the Web Site and any violation of this Privacy Policy by you.

7. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Privacy Policy constitutes a contract made under and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa.

8. Last Update

This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 16, 2016.

9. Contact Information

Questions or comments regarding the Web Site should be sent by e-mail to ian@sacarrental.co.za or by mail to Cape Spirit®, PO Box 50655, The Waterfront, Cape Town, 8002, South Africa.