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Recent reviews

Peter G.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Great Jeep! Perfect for going around Santa Barbara and surrounding areas.

Peter G.
- May 17, 2021
Susan S.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

This was my first time using this APP~and Miguel (was beyond) fabulous from start to finish! The rental was seamless…I would highly recommend Turo-Specifically, Miguel~for all future rentals in Santa Barbara area! Bravo!! Great Service!

Susan S.
- September 1, 2021
Alan P.
BMW X5 2014

My experience with Kyryl and his car was excellent! Pick-up and drop-off was a breeze, and the car was perfect for the weekend trip around Santa Barbara / Santa Ynez. Would definitely recommend!

Alan P.
- August 31, 2021
Jeremy O.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Our trip with Kristi’s Jeep was great! The Jeep was in great condition and super clean when we arrived. The handoff of keys and drop off at the end of our trip were seamless. I’d definitely rent Kristi’s Jeep on future trips to Santa Barbara!

Jeremy O.
- June 30, 2021
Parlette T.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Kristi was absolutely amazing ! The jeep definitely made our trip easy and smooth. Highly recommend reserving a car. Drop off and pick up at the Santa Barbara airport was flawless. Would definitely use again!

Parlette T.
- May 2, 2021
Derek R.
Audi Q5 2018

The car was clean and the gas tank full. Elissa met us at the airport and was very friendly and accommodating. We LOVED the Q5! We own 2 Audis, so we were right at home. If you're visiting Santa Barbara... this is your car.

Derek R.
- May 30, 2021
Noah K.
Kia Sportage 2021

Very nice car, will definitely rent again when I'm back in SB. Leather, backup cam, Bluetooth, tinted windows, spotless interior. All in all a great deal for the price. Host was also very nice, helped me with a car charging cable and left a couple bottles of cold water in there when I picked it up.

Noah K.
- September 6, 2021
Celine M.
Kia Sportage 2021

Perfect car fir moving and if you and you friends want a road trip! Had a lovely time renting it! Perfect delivery and so kind and good people! Thank you for letting me rent it;)

Celine M.
- September 3, 2021
Brandon S.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Loved the car, robert was flexible when I needed to extend the trip. Thanks, will definitely consider renting again.

Brandon S.
- September 13, 2021
Rita M.
Jeep Cherokee 2019

I would rent this vehicle again, it was clean, comfortable, spacious and easy to drive. Thanks to Daniel the owner, the pick up and drop off transition was thorough and seamless.

Rita M.
- September 6, 2021
Karl H.
Audi Q7 2019

Caroline made this process so easy - first time renter not from an agency and I couldn’t recommend this enough. 10 stars!

Karl H.
- September 7, 2021
Kerri B.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Kristi was a terrific car host. Super fun car and she quickly addressed a question we had. Would definitely rent from her again!

Kerri B.
- August 13, 2021
Lucas F.
Audi Q7 2019

Caroline was great. The car was clean and beautiful. Thanks again!

Lucas F.
- September 21, 2021
Nicklaus S.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Great Y, car is well looked after , good experience with the host as well.

Nicklaus S.
- September 17, 2021
Jonndre K.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Paul was very kind, prompt, and was always available to contact. I had a great experience

Jonndre K.
- September 14, 2021
Joel M.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Alek was easy to work with and helped us when we needed him

Joel M.
- August 31, 2021
Joseph S.
Audi Q5 2019

Christina delivers a clean and great car and is an excellent communicator. She is professional, courteous and accommodating.

Joseph S.
- September 10, 2021
Lynette R.
Infiniti QX 2013

Chris couldn’t be easier to work with on getting on the road in a perfect car. Thank you.

Lynette R.
- September 21, 2021
Emily W.
Jeep Cherokee 2019

Nice car, Daniel was friendly and attentive!

Emily W.
- September 18, 2021
Sarah J.
Audi Q7 2019

It was our first time using Turo ad we had a great experience. Loved the Audi! Very clean, beautiful inside and out. Super easy pickup/ drop off. Caroline was great to work with.

Sarah J.
- September 13, 2021
Ron C.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Great car drives well. Caroline is great! Highly recommend

Ron C.
- September 27, 2021
Erik W.
Toyota Highlander 2013

Great car. Better host. Eric is AWESOME!!! On Sunday evening, my girlfriend and I suddenly needed to rent a car for Monday morning. There were limited options, and most were unwilling to book on such short notice. Despite requesting the car barely 12 hours in advance, Eric had the car freshly cleaned and ready to go. When we picked it up, it was in immaculate condition and even had a bottle of hand sanitizer in the cup-holder. After already having booked this trip last minute, our plans shifted again and we had to change the pickup time of the car. Then, our plans shifted AGAIN, and we had to change the drop-off time. Eric had every right to be annoyed with us, but instead was remarkably kind and accommodating. The car itself is in great condition and runs very well. Leather seats, very roomy, the car has all the bells and whistles, including Bluetooth and a sunroof. It is also surprisingly fuel efficient for its size. Despite being what I would describe as an SUV class vehicle, I drove this car from Santa Barbara to LA and back (apprx 200miles) and spent exactly $20.02 in gas, which is more or less the same as when I take my regular car. I have used Turo a lot over the years. Though I have never encountered a bad host, Eric and his vehicle stand out in my mind as an exceptional; experience. Whether you are lugging around a lot of gear or just dropping your girlfriend off in Los Angeles, or anything in between, I highly recommend Eric and his Toyota Highlander.

Erik W.
- October 13, 2020
Jenny P.
BMW X5 2014

We had a great experience with Kyryl’s vehicle! He was quick to respond and helpful for any questions or details regarding the rental.

Jenny P.
- August 15, 2021
Brandon W.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Kristi was amazing and the car was perfect. A great surprise for my daughter, who loves Jeep’s. She even helped accommodate when my flight got cancelled. Will certainly rent again.

Brandon W.
- July 10, 2021
Matt H.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Great host. Easy to talk to and smooth process. Thanks again for the trip.

Matt H.
- August 6, 2021
Lynette R.
Infiniti QX 2013

Clean and easy! Perfect Turo trip. Thank you

Lynette R.
- August 11, 2021
Jan G.
Ford Edge 2018

The Car was at great condition and Joseph updated us all the time with all the informations we needed. It was a pleasure to rent his car!

Jan G.
- August 17, 2021
James S.
Audi Q5 2019

We had an excellent experience renting from Christina. She was friendly and helpful throughout the entire process. She was on-time meeting us and willing to accommodate our request to meet at the airport shuttle stop. The car was clean and a pleasure to drive, exactly as depicted in the pictures. She offered us restaurant recommendations. She communicated in a timely, helpful way. We were very happy we Turo'd with Christina and would highly recommend her to anyone.

James S.
- August 17, 2021
Pat M.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks car, communications and service were great! Will be renting with him again.

Pat M.
- July 26, 2021
William G.
Audi Q7 2019

Renting from Caroline with contactless pick-up/drop-off was perfect, the car was excellent.  Great experience, 5 STARS!!

William G.
- July 28, 2021
Pete D.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

This is our second time using Kristi‘s Jeep. It’s the perfect vehicle for our needs. Kristi was very flexible when our airline changed our flight times, coming and going. The drop off and pick up at the airport was very easy. Kristi even left cash to cover the short term parking fee. We’ll be returning to the area in a few months and plan to rent her Jeep again.

Pete D.
- July 7, 2021
Veornica R.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks’ car was great! The entire process was seamless. Would definitely recommend, and would rent through Aleks again. Thanks!

Veornica R.
- July 14, 2021
Scott R.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

Great host, nice car. Would rent again.

Scott R.
- August 17, 2021
Kasey S.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Great car. Clean. No issues. We would definitely rent again!

Kasey S.
- July 18, 2021
Roxanne H.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks was efficient and prompt to work with. The car met my needs and was a very enjoyable trip in SB.

Roxanne H.
- August 5, 2021
Ryan B.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Great car with plenty of room for a family. Paul was flexible and fast to respond.

Ryan B.
- August 24, 2021
Derek B.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

I’m not sure where to begin on how amazing my experience with Kristi and John was , my daughters and I had an incredible Father’s Day weekend . The details inside the Jeep are so cool , they were flexible with every request , the only draw back is you won’t the trip to end and yup!! We extended the rental 😊.... will definitely be renting from them again !!!! Thank you guys -Derek and the girls

Derek B.
- June 23, 2020
Krystyle B.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Robert and his son were incredibly helpful! This Tesla is amazing and you need this in your life!

Krystyle B.
- July 15, 2021
Rebecca J.
Ford Edge 2018

Loved my experience with both Steven and the car. I felt safe, taken care of from Steven, and enjoyed my trip. I was grateful to be able to travel around in a good and capable car. I appreciated the simple things that made things much easier for me like the door code, pictures of where the car was parked, and prepaid airport parking. Would definitely rent again.

Rebecca J.
- May 17, 2021
Sara B.
Tesla Model Y 2020

We had an awesome experience would definitely do it again!

Sara B.
- July 22, 2021
Jason F.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Easy to work with. Reliable vehicle!

Jason F.
- July 20, 2021
Shawna B.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Stephen and Cindy were great, and so easy to work with!! Great communication, and great car. Everything was exactly as they said it would be. Thank you again, and would definitely recommend them and their Model Y!

Shawna B.
- July 31, 2021
Lucy  Christenson W.
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 2017

Very clean and reliable service

Lucy Christenson W.
- August 11, 2021
William W.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks was great to deal with. The car is in good condition and runs well. I’m a first time Turo user. The pick-up and drop was was easier and faster than traditional car rental services.

William W.
- November 29, 2020
Bryan S.
Audi Q7 2019

Wonderful experience with convenient pickup/drop-off. The Q7 performed excellent for our families needs with spacious modern comfort.

Bryan S.
- July 28, 2021
Lindsey H.
BMW X5 2014

Went very well - great car and service

Lindsey H.
- July 3, 2021
Courtney C.
Audi Q5 2018

This was a great experience. Elissa was on time and communicated incredibly well throughout the process. She was also a extremely flexible when our flight was delayed. If we come back to SB we would love to use Elissa’s vehicle again.

Courtney C.
- July 5, 2021
Joseph S.
BMW X5 2014

Great car and Kyryl is a great owner. He was right on time for drop off and pickup and made the experience easy and enjoyable.

Joseph S.
- August 7, 2021
Ralph M.
Audi Q7 2019

We enjoyed the Q7. It was clean and comfortable. Caroline was easy to work with.

Ralph M.
- August 8, 2021
Joe A.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Jeep was in perfect condition. Seamless experience.

Joe A.
- August 22, 2021
Neal D.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Beautiful car, excellent experience. Hosts were fantastic, helpful, and made the whole process exactly what it should be. Thanks!

Neal D.
- August 22, 2021
Christopher V.
Audi Q7 2019

Caroline was very communicative and the car was fantastic!

Christopher V.
- July 9, 2021
Evelyn B.
Audi Q5 2019

Absolutely perfect ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Evelyn B.
- August 7, 2021
Arvind K.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Great car, and the owner was super-responsive to all communication.

Arvind K.
- August 3, 2021
Greg B.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Kristi’s JEEP was awesome! Super clean and in great shape! Kristi was very accommodating and helpful…the perfect Turo host! You’ll love renting from Kristi!!!!

Greg B.
- June 28, 2021
Gabrielle R.
Jeep Wrangler 2017

Appreciated the great communication! And thank you for the excellent recommendations on food and wine in the area. Would definitely recommend renting

Gabrielle R.
- April 19, 2021
Jenelle N.
Ford Edge 2018

Steven was great and very helpful. His car was perfect for our family.

Jenelle N.
- June 1, 2021
Ruth Ann K.
Tesla Model Y 2020

What a fun car with a great host.....Host were very responsive, and easy pick up and delivery......You'll talk about the car as part of the trip as much as the area......!!!

Ruth Ann K.
- May 17, 2021
John C.
Audi Q7 2019

Thanks for a great trip! Perfect spaciouscar for SB, and seamless pickup. Thanks for being a great host!

John C.
- June 27, 2021
Danielle F.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Great communication- easy to work with! Would rent from again! Highly recommend.

Danielle F.
- April 20, 2021

Long-term rental alternatives near Santa Barbara, CA

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  1. * Any personal insurance you may have that covers damage to the host’s vehicle would kick in before your Turo protection plan, except in limited situations for trips booked in Maryland, but this protects your own wallet. Liability insurance is provided under a policy issued to Turo by Liberty Surplus Insurance Corporation, a member of the Liberty Mutual Group. Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. The policy does not provide coverage for damage to a host’s vehicle.

  2. For questions or information about the third party liability insurance that is included in protection plans in the US, consumers in Maryland and the licensed states listed here may contact Turo Insurance Agency at (415) 508-0283 or [email protected] For questions about how damage to a host’s vehicle is handled, visit the Turo Support site.

  3. When a trip is booked in the state of Washington, physical damage to the host’s vehicle is covered by insurance purchased by Turo, but the Turo insurance does not change the contractual responsibilities of hosts or guests with respect to physical damage to a host’s vehicle.

  4. ** Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply.