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- Added important information:
Smoking is not permitted in our vehicles. If you smoke in one of our vehicles you will be charged for additional cleaning costs.
- Additional driver information:
Yes, an additional driver can be added at free of cost, provided that he/she fulfils all necessary requirements.
- Age information
Renters must be min 25 years old at the time of rental. Drivers under the age of 25 are not permitted to rent a car.
No senior driver surcharge applies – drivers over the age of 65 are not permitted to rent a car.
- Delivery and collection
Not to put you through inconvenience we can deliver and collect vehicles right at your doorsteps for free
- Driver’s license and ID requirements
- For Bahrain Resident Visa Holders: A valid Bahraini Driving License / CPR
- For Visitors (on visit/transit visa) from GCC Countries: A valid GCC country driving license / National ID / Passport.
- For visitors from all other countries other than GCC countries (on visit/transit): A valid driving License / An international driving license with Bahrain Traffic Directory Approval / National ID / Passport
- Fuel charges
Vehicles are supplied with at least quarter tank of fuel at the start of the rental. To avoid refuelling charges please return the car with the same level of fuel.
If the fuel tank is not same what we gave you at time of rental, we will fill the tank and charge you for the fuel. Fuel is charged at market price plus tax.
If you have a corporate or contracted agreement with us the requirements and charges may be different. Please check your contracted terms and conditions.
- Payment options
We accept Cash, and all major Credit Cards / Debit Cards (MASTER, VISA, and AMERICAN EXPRESS) for rental payment. Credit card should be valid for a minimum of 3 months from the day of rental and must be physically available at time of vehicle collection.
Cash Deposit of BHD 100.000 is taken for security from the customers at the time of rental. We keep the deposit amount until the vehicle get return. If any Traffic Violation or any new damage to the vehicle during customer rental period, the same amount will be deducted from the Security Deposit.
- Value added services
Child Seats/Baby Seats, and GPS Device are available on request and subject to availability only.
Customer shall be fully responsible in case of loss, stolen or damages for the usage of the above assets.
- Taking your vehicle outside the country
Our cars may be driven into Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with prior purchase of an Insurance along with the No Objection letter available at the rental desk. Charges vary based on the vehicles, time and period.
- Mileage restriction
Al Safi allows you 200kms per day for Daily & Weekly Rentals, and 5000kms per month for Monthly rental. Additional cost of 0.050 fils will be charge for every extra km.#
- Extension of an agreement
If you would like to keep the vehicle longer than what is stated in the rental agreement, you must contact in our offices to receive authorization and find out about additional costs you might incur.
- Reservation option for specific options
The Company does not guarantee a specific make, model or colour of the vehicle against any reservation. Should the specific car group/make/model not be available at the point of pick-up, the Company reserves the right to offer an alternate make/model within the same group.
- Replacement of vehicle / breakdown
Please try to park the vehicle in safe and secure place. Try to know exactly where you are. Contact Al Safi Rent a Car and provide the details of breakdown type. A replacement vehicle will be sent. A Service Fee will apply for replacement of the spare tyre.
- Insurance Policy
All the vehicles at Al Safi Rent a Car has comprehensive Insurance.
- Accident Policy
Al Safi Rent a Car offers you 24hr breakdown and roadside assistance. And in the unforeseen circumstances of your vehicle being involved in an accident please note that the vehicle should not be moved from the point of the accident or damage, except in the case where the damage is minor and the vehicle is causing an obstruction to the traffic. You will then call the police and remain with the vehicle in order to obtain a police report to be submitted to Al Safi Rent a Car so that an Insurance claim can be made. Please notify our 24/7 Breakdown number +973 33628099 and we will facilitate any replacement vehicle that may be required.