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Average ratings in Richmond (4.8 stars)

Nancy
Nissan Versa 2015
Great service and easy to communicate with! I recommend them to anyone looking to rent a car in Richmond/Vancouver :)
Nancy T. - June 24, 2019
Alexis
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Zhen and his team made this car rental painless. We’ll definitely work with them again for our next Vancouver trip!
Alexis G. - November 17, 2019
Darnell
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Honest review from out of town travelers. We were coming from Los Angeles and were looking for an alternative for the expensive usual car rental company’s and we found Zhen’s. Check in was a breeze. Our flight got delayed so we asked if it was fine to pick up the car later. They were nice enough to pick us up from the airport and drop us off after our trip in Vancouver was over. Didn’t speak the best English but good enough to communicate. Easy in and out. Price factor was definitely the best part of renting from them. Unbeatable prices and good service. If you are traveling from out of town I would definitely suggest renting from Zhen.
Darnell N. - November 26, 2019
Branislav
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Reliable commercial car rental company. Good rates! Quick response to enquiries.
Branislav H. - June 15, 2019
Camille
Nissan Versa 2014
I recommend to rent a car at Carboy company!!
Camille D. - August 19, 2019
Lisa
Toyota Corolla 2016
Very easy and communication was great. So much easier than a traditional car rental. Car was the exact car requested.
Lisa Q. - July 28, 2019
calvin
BMW 1 Series 2011
Tim and Sampson were awesome. This was my first Turo experience and to be honest I had a lot of worries at first. I thought it was just an owner renting out his car, but Tim actually has his own fleet of cars for rent. Turns out, Tim and his team were professionals, and I couldn’t have asked for a better first turo experience. Experience: I booked this extremely late- like a day before. Rental cars like Avis and budget were quoting me 500-600 CAD for a crap Kia Forte for 6 days so I opted for Tim’s BMW instead which was actually CHEAPER. Tim replied within an hour, and he told me to read the trip guidelines. There was an option to pickup the car from the airport lot(you incur a fee if you arrive late) or be picked up by them and brought to their service center. I opted for the latter because customs wait time can be really long and I didn’t want to pay extra for the car to sit in lot. When I got out of customs I texted him and Sampson drove the BMW to come pick me up within 10-15min. They brought me to the service center and I filled out all of the paper work. It did add a little bit of extra time maybe 20-30min. Depending on how much of a rush you are in it might be better to just pickup the car from the lot. It’s more convenient and you can start your trip right off the bat. ——————— After my trip was done I returned the car back at the service center. Sampson checked the car and then drove me to the airport. I actually forgot to fill up and he drove me to a gas station before dropping me off at the airport. The process was incredibly easy and stress free. I couldn’t have asked for a better first Turo experience. Professional team.
Calvin W. - June 25, 2019
Raman
Hyundai Accent 2012
I had a great experience using Zhen's service and he will be my go to car rental whenever I am back in Vancouver
Raman P. - June 19, 2019
Jiang
Nissan Altima 2012
The car rental company provided a very good service .I got a free ride to airport when I returned the car!
Jiang W. - December 5, 2018
Monica
Honda Civic 2012
No complaints, everything went smooth and as expected. Great option to rent a car, thought the limited kms would be an issue (200/day) but it wasn’t, I think I came in just under.
Monica K. - September 1, 2019
Alexandria
Hyundai Accent 2012
Zhen and the team we’re great! They picked us up at the airport and dropped us off after we returned the car. He was very flexible with times when we needed to pick the car up and few hours early and drop it off an hour earlier than expected. I initially rented a Chevy Cruze but was put in a Hyundai Accent when was fine and comparable. The place that the drive brought us to to sign paperwork was a little bit sketchy looking on the outside but the people were friendly and answered all my questions. I would recommend!
Alexandria S. - November 20, 2019
Adam
Volkswagen Jetta 2015
We took a trip to Tofino and the car was great. Had to adjust trip duration a few times because of unforeseen circumstances and host was very accommodating and detailed in responses/instructions.
Adam C. - November 13, 2019
Elizabeth
Toyota Corolla 2012
I had a great experience renting this car! I would do it again and recommend it to anyone looking for an affordable and simple process.
Elizabeth C. - December 3, 2019
Jeppe
Nissan Versa 2011
Great experience! communication was good and no issues with the car. Would recommend.
Jeppe S. - November 20, 2019
Stephen
Tesla Model S 2015
Amazing car and amazing guy. Very easy to communicate with. Excellent experience.
Stephen B. - November 28, 2019
Joel
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
good car, fair pricing. picked me up and dropped me off at airport, and got me a car very quickly when another Turo company failed.
Joel K. - November 29, 2019
Sefeldien
Nissan Altima 2012
Polite Staff, good clean car, top Service
Sefeldien M. - December 7, 2019
Grant
Tesla Model 3 2018
I cannot say enough great things about EV Rentals. Our Tesla Model S 100D was in perfect condition on pickup. They accommodated me even when I had a delay in returning the car. Took for a trip from Vancouver to Kamloops and it was the most comfortable drive with the car driving itself in autopilot most of the time. Best part...zero fuel costs with en route supercharging and zero emissions. I’ll be renting with EV rentals every time I spend time in Vancouver.
Grant C. - July 8, 2019
Chun
Toyota Yaris 2009
A pleasant rental. Great deal and quick response of the host.
Chun N. - September 25, 2019
Matthew
Ford Fusion 2014
My wife and I rented a car from Zhen while we were in Vancouver. We only really needed it for a couple of hours to check out the city but Zhen and everyone we dealt with were very helpful. They picked us up at the airport and even worked it out so we could drop the car off after hours. I would definitely recommend using them if in the area.
Matthew G. - October 13, 2019
Matthew
Honda Civic 2012
Perfect experience. Great communication for pickup and drop off. The car was clean and I had no issues throughout the duration of my rental.
Matthew S. - November 11, 2019
Alejandro
MINI Cooper 2015
Everything according to the advertise, recommended.
Alejandro O. - November 18, 2019
Hossin
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
I was picked up from YVR airport at 11:15am, and by 11:30 I was at the rental office which was a short drive away, did the paperwork and was able to get the car on time at 12pm. Car was clean, and as expected. When I dropped off the car, we were offered a ride back to YVR airport or the metro station close by.
Hossin H. - October 16, 2019
Matthew
Toyota Corolla 2016
West coast car rentals were really great to rent from. They were quite flexible and accommodating. The car et rented was very clean and well maintained. I would absolutely rent from them again!
Matthew S. - October 22, 2019
Bonnie
Chevrolet Cruze 2011
I am so happy with Zhen, being well organized all the way. Even before the trip, he will making sure before I arrived to Vancouver. Very easy to communicate and provide the best service that suits us. Definitely recommended to others! Car was in great conditions, ready enjoy driving his car. Can’t wait for my next trip to YVR! Thank you Zhen
Bonnie S. - October 21, 2019
Selene
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Great service great communication
Selene P. - November 24, 2019
Le
Nissan Altima 2012
Amazing customer service. fast to respone and no hassle. definitrly recommended
Le G. - December 9, 2019
Matthew
Nissan Altima 2012
great Service ! thanks so much for trusting me with your vehicle. professional and very nice ! grear customer service, You get what you expect! friendly and very nice ! highly recommended !
Matthew F. - December 10, 2019
Zhenting
Honda Civic 2013
This is the response for the one star review made by Bowdy M. On Feb 6th Bowdy make a reservation for renting the Civic form Mar 5th 10:30 AM - Mar 12th 1:30PM On Mar 4th 9:30 evening i got his phone call telling me that he had landed, need the car now. I was totally caught off guard because he DID NOT make the trip change from Mar 5th to Mar 4th, and on Turo's guideline it is very clear that our business hour 9:30AM to 6:00 PM. But anyway I immediately dragged myself out of my house in dark cold night and drove 1 hour back to office to deliver the car. When I got back to my office, Bowdy was not willing to pay one more day rent which was $40. I was surprised because now you pick up the car on March 4th not 5th, every car rental company would be one day more, Eventually he paid $40. When he returned the car, he gave us one star rating for this $40. The reason why he didn’t change the trip pickup time on Turo was he was thinking changing the pickup time would cost $40(Turo will automatically charge one more day), picking up the car 12 hours earlier would save some money. That night when I got back my house it was 11:45 PM, you think I spent whole night away my family just to make extra $40? Anything I mentioned above we have documents to support. (such as official pickup time) Tim
Zhenting Y. - March 24, 2019
Christophe
Ford Mustang 2017
The car was in good condition and the rental company was very flexible. Prices were good. Maybe one little bit of improvement for next time: the inner side of the windshield was dirty and we only noticed when the sun came out and we couldn't see the road anymore 🙃 after a quick wipe everything was ok ! Thanks and best regards, Christophe
Christophe S. - June 14, 2019
Irving
Nissan Versa 2011
Everything went smoothly. Clean cars, great rates, very easy to deal with. Would rent from Zhen again for sure
Irving G. - August 22, 2019
Kevin
Nissan Versa 2015
This rental worked out perfectly. The car was spotless and was the perfect mode of transportation for our trip. We were picked up and dropped off at the airport, which made our arrival and departure really smooth. Thanks for making our trip great!
Kevin K. - July 17, 2019
Phil
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Everything about the transaction was great and went smoothly. The rental was less than half the amount I would have paid from a traditional agency. The vehicle itself was clean, well maintained and a pleasure to drive. Zhen was also very nice to deal with and I will definitely recommend their services to anyone needing a rental car.
Phil S. - July 21, 2019
Corey
Audi A4 2015
#1 every time and will never use any other rental agency!
Corey B. - September 26, 2019
Sohaib
Honda Civic 2013
Zhen is a great host. Clean and nice car. He is very polite and even helped drop us off after we returned the car. I would rent again from him and recommend him to my friends/family.
Sohaib C. - October 8, 2019
Rob
Ford Mustang 2017
Very easy and quick to deal with. Excellent selection of vehicles that are immaculate and well taken care of.
Rob D. - September 15, 2019
Lalo
Volkswagen Jetta 2016
I’m very happy with the service... they gave me a ride to the airport after dropping the car. Next time on the city I’ll rent another car with them again
Lalo M. - September 22, 2019
sasha
Volkswagen Golf 2015
Very good service, picked us up from the airport on time and was available for communication throughout our trip. Would rent from him again.
Sasha B. - November 8, 2019
Mohamed
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
The rental company is just a few miles from the airport. After getting picked up it took about 5 mins to complete additional paper work and I was off! Everything came with an e-receipt which I really appreciated. Simple process
Mohamed S. - October 22, 2019
YanQiao
Ford Mustang 2017
Good clean car. Enjoy the drive again. Pleasure to rent more cars in the future.
YanQiao J. - June 17, 2019
Lincoln
MINI Cooper 2013
I am super happy with the rental. Great service, flexibility, and an excellent car. My wife and I used the orange Mini Coupe and loved it. Highly recommend Zhen for anyone looking to rent in Vancouver.
Lincoln H. - June 26, 2019
Torontos
Toyota Corolla 2016
Pick up took a bit of time. Around 45mins. They operate with several names. Tax was not included and they make you pay for it during the contract. But overall the car smelled fine, and was operating perfectly. Insurance is mandatory as well. Be wary whatever your vehicle price is. Double that to get the true cost.
Torontos F. - September 15, 2019
Tanuj
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Good communication. Got picked up and dropped off at airport when i got my car. Easy and friendly service
Tanuj K. - October 12, 2019
Patrick
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Pretty chill company would come and rent their cars again
Patrick H. - July 28, 2019
Corey
Audi A4 2015
Very affordable, easy rental process and the car was clean and mechanically maintained!
Corey B. - August 5, 2019
Jenn
Volkswagen Jetta 2014
Zhen was extremely accommodating and flexible with the arrangement of this rental. The car was clean and it was a great experience. Appreciate the drop off service to the airport as well.
Jenn W. - July 21, 2019
Muñoz
Ford Mustang 2015
Would recommend and use again surely. Car was cool, clean, practically new and service is neat and comfortable.
Muñoz E. - September 17, 2019
Michael
Nissan Juke 2016
Easy to communicate and car was in good condition.
Michael A. - September 21, 2019
Tina
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2017
Enjoying a city is as much about which vehicle takes you there, and we were very fortunate to have had this car during our time in Vancouver. We had nothing but a lovely experience. Communication and accommodations with Zhen and his team was always a constant priority. We are so pleased with our time in Vancouver, as it would have not been as pleasurable without this experience.
Tina B. - November 8, 2019
Brandon
Kia Forte 2017
Car was great and ran perfectly! Car was just as described.
Brandon F. - October 21, 2019
Matt
Volkswagen Jetta 2014
Very happy. Had a battery issue and they gave us a new car for an extra day free of charge. Didnt make us fill out any extra paperwork or anything. Will definitely be back and will happily refer them!
Matt L. - October 16, 2019
Danna
Honda Accord 2016
Was nervous about working with a dealership but everything went smoothly. Pickup and return were easy and the car was clean and in great shape. Would rent again.
Danna C. - June 25, 2018
Michael
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Great rental car company. Zhen responded very quickly and offered to drop us off at the airport. I would recommend anyone to rent from them.
Michael O. - April 15, 2019
Raluca
Chevrolet Cruze 2011
I needed a car on very short notice and Tim was so accommodating! The car was ready, with a full tank when I needed it. Tim responded within minutes anytime I messaged him with a question, and was very understanding when I was a bit late to drop off the car because of traffic. Him and his staff even called me a taxi after I dropped off the car. Highly recommend and will definitely be renting his cars again whenever I visit Vancouver
Raluca T. - April 8, 2019
Sophia
Toyota Camry 2015
Very nice owners, good service. Car was clean and no problems during rental period. Would definitely recommend to anyone in the Vancouver area who is in need of a rental.
Sophia G. - March 6, 2019
Christina
Chevrolet Cruze 2017
I rented a car for the week to take a trip to a course I was taking in Whistler. The staff at West Coast were super helpful making sure that the car I did end up renting had winter tires, which were required for the drive. Overall, it was a good experience and I wouldn't hesitate to rent from them again.
Christina A. - November 29, 2018
Jaime
Toyota Corolla 2010
Zhen was very easy to communicate with and he was very flexible upon arrival when our train arrived late. Great customer service, thorough explanation of terms and conditions, and easy to rent from. Would recommend anyone to rent with Zhen if staying in the Vancouver/Richmond area!
Jaime E. - January 24, 2019
YanQiao
Ford Mustang 2018
Great rental. Car was clean and fun to drive. Will rent again next time
YanQiao J. - June 12, 2019
Andrew
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Friendly and speedy service from the manager especially. The car had a battery issue so they upgraded me to a van which was even better considering I had a lot of stuff to carry with us during our trip to Kelowna. We went over the mileage slightly but it was only 1.5 extra. I would definitely rent from them again. 👍🏻
Andrew K. - April 22, 2019
Ahmed
Ford Mustang 2018
Rented a yellow mustang for Father’s day. Don’t have any kids but it sure was fun. Zhen and the team at carboy were great.
Ahmed E. - June 17, 2019
Aaron
Ford Mustang 2018
Fabulous car and great provider! Would definitely rent from them again!
Aaron G. - June 24, 2019
Robert
Volkswagen Passat 2017
Replied within minutes after I booked the car. Super cool guy to deal with. Passat was surprisingly really fuel efficient. Will come again when I visit Bc again.
Robert W. - August 24, 2019
Chirag
Tesla Model S 2015
Best car service in Vancouver. Unbelievable guy and happy to work with him the future. He’s the best.
Chirag T. - August 20, 2019
Mike
Audi A4 2010
Zheng is amazing to deal with. The car was excellent. Highly recommend
Mike S. - September 11, 2019
Jaspreet
Ford Mustang 2017
Amazing car and customer service! Would definitely rent again 🙂
Jaspreet B. - September 11, 2019
Maxime
Hyundai Accent 2012
Zhen's hyundai accent was really convenient for my trip and it's good when you have a lot of drive to do to save fuel. The communication was excellent, the car was clean and Zhen's was flexible.
Maxime S. - July 24, 2019
Kristaps
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Rented car wasn't available, so Zhen rent me a much much better car for the same price. Recommend!!!
Kristaps K. - July 24, 2019
Sam
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2017
Amazing service, really friendly & great selection
Sam S. - September 25, 2019
Sydney
Kia Forte 2017
Was easy. They were flexible with times and even drove me to the airport after drop off as I had no ride! Nice and professional hosts. Would book again.
Sydney W. - October 3, 2019
Carmen
Honda Civic 2017
Great company very flexible!!!
Carmen M. - September 28, 2019
Andre
Nissan Versa 2009
Quick, simple and convenient. It was a pleasure renting a car from Zhen.
Andre V. - July 27, 2019
Hayden
MINI Cooper 2014
Tim was very helpful, and responded to any of my enquiries. The car was clean, spotless, and had no problems at all! Would come and rent again next time I am in Vancouver!!!
Hayden L. - August 8, 2019
Tom
Toyota Corolla 2006
O6 Toyota that ran perfectly. Great price compared to other rental options. Nice folks.
Tom H. - September 7, 2019
John
Nissan Versa 2011
We had a great trip using Zhen's car. It was just the right size for us and great on gas.
John V. - September 7, 2019
Gary
Audi A7 2017
Zhen is great. Pick up and drop off were very easy to coordinate. Would recommend.
Gary G. - November 5, 2019
Karen
Honda Civic 2017
They had such a nice and good service, so polite and always answering in a friendly way all your questions.
Karen J. - October 15, 2019
Robert
Honda Civic 2016
Very nice car, great price, super clean. I will rent from them again.
Robert K. - February 19, 2019
Yassir
BMW i8 2014
Very very fun and amazing car , really was highlight of the trip
Yassir A. - March 19, 2019
John
Porsche Panamera 2014
Easy and convenient, friendly service, would rent again from them next trip
John N. - January 22, 2019
peter
Volkswagen Jetta 2013
Good car, fare price! Tim was so helpful Rent it again for sure
Peter P. - May 27, 2019
Sathish
Toyota Corolla 2012
Was really best. Car in good shape with navigation, better speakers
Sathish K. - June 12, 2019
Mark
Audi A5 2012
Perfect service, Perfectly clean car Even dropped a friend to collect a parcel after we dropped car back 5 star service
Mark M. - June 18, 2019
li
Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class 2015
Jason is easy to communicate with, he will pick u up when you get to the airport, the return is easy as well. The car is in good conditions and clean.
Li Z. - June 21, 2019
Trevor
Ford Mustang 2015
Great car great company. Will definitely go there again!
Trevor P. - June 23, 2019
Caitlin
Nissan Versa 2009
Great communication throughout. Car was clean and just what we needed.
Caitlin B. - June 22, 2019
Kainoa
Hyundai Accent 2012
Amazing communication and the car was exactly as shown in pictures very satisfied and they went extra mile to ensure a good trip
Kainoa M. - May 31, 2019
Attiya
Volkswagen Jetta 2014
Super easy pickup and drop off. Car ran well and was clean and comfortable. Would definitely rent again
Attiya H. - June 6, 2019
Skylar
BMW 1 Series 2011
Good location to airport. Nice cars
Skylar P. - June 10, 2019
Sydney
Volkswagen Golf 2017
A smooth car with perfect amount of room! Good on gas too
Sydney W. - August 14, 2019
Ivan
Mitsubishi Lancer 2013
It was really good renting with them. Communication was good and easy to reach. Definitely will do business again when I am visiting.
Ivan H. - August 16, 2019