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Volkswagen Tiguan 2019 — SUV rental alternative in Santa Barbara, CA
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

5.0

(16 trips)

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Recent reviews

Guy R.
Infiniti QX60 2017

The best car was well kept and maintained. Meeting this family makes want to return to Santa Barbara. Thank you guy's for everything 🙏🏿

Guy R.
- January 11, 2022
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
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
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
Scott M.
Land Rover Range Rover Velar 2018

Ameer is an excellent host. He assured smooth, quick and easy handoff and start and end as well as very helpful and available anytime during trip for local ideas and information. The car perfect and a joy to drive and to use while enjoying Santa Barbara. I look forward to my next trip to SB and will use one of his cars. Thank you Ameer!

Scott M.
- November 15, 2021
Brittany L.
Jeep Cherokee 2019

Daniel’s Jeep Cherokee was the perfect vehicle for our trip out to Santa Barbara! It was clean, great on gas, and we could connect our own music! Daniel was excellent with communication, airport pick up and drop off was easy & flexible. 5 stars, would highly recommend!

Brittany L.
- September 18, 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
Mike F.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

Great rental experience. Jeep was in great shape and well equipped including iPhone charging cables and XM radio. Perfect for our trip to Orange County and handled very well in the rain.

Mike F.
- December 28, 2021
Max S.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks was great. His car was delayed in the shop at the start of our rental. He was very communicative and refunded the first two days. I would rent from Aleks again.

Max S.
- January 5, 2022
Kevin W.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

We really enjoyed driving this car for our road trip. It was very comfortable for 4 adults and had plenty of storage in back. Car was very clean and loved the adaptive cruise control. Would rent again in a heartbeat.

Kevin W.
- January 4, 2022
Rebecca G.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

This car is in beautiful condition and a pleasure to drive. Jackeline was very easy to work with. We would love to rent her car again some day.

Rebecca G.
- January 3, 2022
Miles A.
BMW X5 2017

Great car in excellent condition. Perfect for getting around the SB area or a road trip. Surprisingly fuel efficient for its size and power. Very comfortable for long rides. Surprisingly good built-in GPS that can navigate the strangest roads of LA with ease. Bryan is communicative and friendly.

Miles A.
- January 10, 2022
Curtis P.
BMW X5 2014

Kyryl was great to rent from. Super responsive and the BMW was perfect. I loved the heads-up speed limit display. Super cool. My Tesla doesn’t even have that.

Curtis P.
- January 23, 2022
John C.
Kia Sportage 2021

Excellent and exceedingly convenient service. Vehicle was as described and was grateful for the included apple charger and CarPlay feature. Smooth, quiet, & clean vehicle. Hopefully our next visit will have more sun. Thanks K&M!!!

John C.
- December 30, 2021
Patrick L.
Infiniti QX60 2017

Car and host were both great.

Patrick L.
- December 28, 2021
Dani K.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Caroline was wonderful! Very communicative and friendly. The vehicle was great and incredibly clean also!

Dani K.
- January 23, 2022
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
David T.
Tesla Model Y 2020

Nice new Tesla with a very friendly and accommodating host.

David T.
- December 30, 2021
Ryan S.
Jeep Wrangler 2009

Great jeep. Super convenient and easy

Ryan S.
- December 27, 2021
Blake E.
Tesla Model Y 2021

Super cool, clean, and quick Model Y! Made our weekend getaway incredible! Wes, thank you for sharing your beautiful ride with us!

Blake E.
- January 26, 2022
Paul S.
BMW X5 2014

Great car at a great price. Kyryl was prompt and responsive. would rent from again.

Paul S.
- September 19, 2021
Rebecca A.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Paul was so friendly and incredibly punctual. The car was perfectly clean and comfortable, and SO much easier than a rental company!

Rebecca A.
- November 29, 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
Jorge P.
Nissan Rogue 2016

I was met with unfortunate circumstances during my trip and Paul was nothing but understanding and helpful. Very grateful to have rented from Paul and even after the event he welcomed me to rent from him again in the future!

Jorge P.
- December 18, 2021
Joseph H.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Easy pick up- the car was extremely clean and well-equipped with all we needed. Comfortable ride with plenty of space. I would definitely rent again if I’m in the area!

Joseph H.
- November 15, 2021
Monica M.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Handoff was easy, car was clean! And he & wife gave us some goodies! Very pleasant to deal with! Thanks, Paul!

Monica M.
- November 18, 2021
Heidi H.
Jeep Wrangler 2009

This was so easy and the jeep was AWESOME! Jess made it soooo easy for me and even paid for my airport parking. I’ll never rent a car from a big company again.

Heidi H.
- November 15, 2021
Michelle F.
Kia Sportage 2021

I loved everything about my experience with Kawena and her Kia! The car is fabulous: clean, a wonderful ride, comfortable. Kawena took my reservation last minute, was right on time for both drop off and pickup of the car. They even met me at 4:30AM! for car transfer before my early morning flight home. Highly recommend!!

Michelle F.
- September 29, 2021
Sophie K.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Such a great car, will definitely rent again!

Sophie K.
- December 14, 2021
Leah R.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

Jackeline was communicative throughout the whole process. Her car was great! My friends and I rented to go to the snow. It was comfortable, and the heated seats and steering wheel were an amazing perk. All-in-all, a great turo experience.

Leah R.
- December 20, 2021
Nick K.
Tesla Model X 2020

Great car! So easy to use. Best navigation system. Clean and comfortable. Stephen was easy to work with and super accommodating.

Nick K.
- November 11, 2021
John H.
Infiniti QX60 2017

Very easy to rent the car from her. I would recommend this host!

John H.
- December 14, 2021
Emily K.
Mazda CX-5 2016

Aleks was easy to communicate with and the car worked out perfectly for our weekend trip, thanks Aleks!

Emily K.
- October 30, 2021
Timothy K.
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 2021

Mariah is awesome. Responsive, easy to work with and kind. Her Jeep is a lot of fun to drive and practically new.

Timothy K.
- November 9, 2021
Gina A.
BMW X5 2017

Great car. Hybrid/Very economical on gas. Very nice host. Easy communication. Needed to extend and host was very gracious to accommodate.

Gina A.
- November 13, 2021
Bryan B.
Audi Q7 2019

This was a great experience for being my first time using turo, Caroline was great. Clean vehicle and communication with her was also good. Thanks

Bryan B.
- November 22, 2021
Ben B.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

Miguel is the perfect host. Car was clean and well attended. Excellent communication. Highly recommend!

Ben B.
- November 25, 2021
Dusty P.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Clean and a great drive. Paul is incredible welcoming.

Dusty P.
- October 31, 2021
Joseph C.
Kia Sportage 2021

Super convenient customer service and a spotless car.

Joseph C.
- October 30, 2021
Anna G.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Great car, nice a spacious and very clean

Anna G.
- November 1, 2021
Elizabeth H.
Kia Sportage 2021

Great car! Clean and everything in very good working order Excellent communication and flexibility Our flights got canceled/changed and Kawena made everything about the car super easy and accommodated all our changes.

Elizabeth H.
- November 29, 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
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
Mosey L.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Great communication. Everything was seamless. Thank you!

Mosey L.
- November 7, 2021
Megan R.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Great car and Caroline was super lovely to communicate with!

Megan R.
- November 8, 2021
Jane D.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

Miguel went the extra mile!🙂 He was extra helpful & patient. I highly recommend Miguel & Turo.

Jane D.
- November 15, 2021
Sydney D.
Jeep Wrangler 2009

Easy pick up! So clean and fun to explore in! Jess could not have made things easier

Sydney D.
- November 21, 2021
Doug A.
Mercedes-benz GLC-Class 2019

Great car! Great host! 100% would recommend! Already looking forward to next time..!

Doug A.
- December 24, 2021
Frankie G.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Amazingly communicative and helpful! Definitely recommend!

Frankie G.
- December 24, 2021
Melissa A.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Paul was so easy to work with. Smooth transition and great vehicle. Will definitely use him again!

Melissa A.
- December 1, 2021
Collin S.
Hyundai Tucson 2010

Peter is so kind and accommodating!! It was a pleasure working with him and using his Tucson.

Collin S.
- December 20, 2021
Kevin B.
Infiniti QX60 2017

Beautiful car. Clean and Carlota was very easy to work with.

Kevin B.
- December 20, 2021
Zhian C.
Audi Q7 2019

Great communication and everything seems so easy with Caroline!

Zhian C.
- December 13, 2021
Kristen S.
Hyundai Tucson 2010

Peter was a fantastic host! Very nice and accommodating and met us at the airport at pick up and drop off. The car was exactly what we were expecting and worked perfectly for us. Thank you, Peter!!

Kristen S.
- December 7, 2021
Danielle G.
Nissan Rogue 2016

Paul was great to communicate with! The car was bigger than expected and allowed for lots of luggage. Paul provided a great car seat that was very easy to install and use. Pick up and drop off was a breeze.

Danielle G.
- November 9, 2021
Carlos T.
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2015

The service was fast and easy. Really convenient car and fun to drive. Really satisfied overall.

Carlos T.
- November 8, 2021
Frankie G.
Volkswagen Tiguan 2019

Great car, clean, owner quick to respond to any messages!

Frankie G.
- November 11, 2021

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