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Top hosts in San Diego, CA

Rent Exotics ..

Rent Exotics ..

All-Star Host

196 tripsJoined Oct 2021
Very fun and amazing price.
Jacob K.- 5 November 2022
Car was awesome fun and fast car and getting the car and dropping it off was hassle free.
Lucas P.- 29 November 2022

Rent Exotics ..’s vehicles

Audi R8 2018 — Car rental alternative in San Diego, CA 92103
Audi R8 2018

5.0

(28 trips)

All-Star Host

US$518/day
Lukasz D.

Lukasz D.

All-Star Host

568 tripsJoined May 2021
Renting a car locally was fantastic - I would highly recommend this car rental
Libi U.- 4 October 2022
Easy car rental from start to finish.
Jenifer T.- 24 September 2022

Recent reviews

Thomas M.
smart fortwo 2014

Car still smells clean from when I picked it up 10 days ago.

Thomas M.
- 23 October 2022
Jessica N.
smart fortwo 2014

Perfect for San Diego fun!

Jessica N.
- 27 June 2022
Freyja K.
smart fortwo 2014

Best little car for cruising the San Diego area!!

Freyja K.
- 12 March 2022
Emmanuel A.
smart fortwo 2009

David made my vacation in San Diego exceptional.

Emmanuel A.
- 22 June 2021
Susana M.
smart fortwo 2014

Great little car, cold AC when you need, amazing mileage, and sun roof was the cherry on top!

Susana M.
- 23 July 2021
Andrew S.
smart fortwo 2014

Excellent little town car that’s great on gas.

Andrew S.
- 8 December 2021
John N.
smart fortwo 2014

Awesome car and host.

John N.
- 16 January 2022
Casey O.
smart fortwo 2014

The car itself was clean and easy to drive.

Casey O.
- 30 November 2021
Michael O.
smart fortwo 2014

First time driving a smart car and while the ride is a little bumpy it’s easy to find parking with its size.

Michael O.
- 9 March 2022
Zoe C.
smart fortwo 2013

This tiny car was so convenient for parking and fuel efficiency!

Zoe C.
- 8 June 2022
Don M.
smart fortwo 2009

The car was perfect for a San Diego trip.

Don M.
- 30 June 2021
Dave M.
smart fortwo 2014

Great little car to get around locally once you get used to it!

Dave M.
- 25 September 2022
Brice A.
smart fortwo 2012

Car was easy to get .

Brice A.
- 16 October 2022
Sandra W.
smart fortwo 2012

Would absolutely rent again!

Sandra W.
- 27 June 2022
Brian S.
smart fortwo 2012

Allen was great! Really appreciated the use of his vehicle and he very was communicative and helpful!

Brian S.
- 7 September 2022
Hyeweon L.
smart fortwo 2014

Josh was very nice and thoughtful Though I made some mistakes, he treated nice. Have a great day!!

Hyeweon L.
- 18 September 2022
Emily D.
smart fortwo 2013

The car made it easy to find parking at the beach and was a great size for just little old me.

Emily D.
- 1 August 2022
Cody L.
smart fortwo 2014

Josh is an excellent host, the car was in top shape and had all the desired comforts. 10/10 would rent again!

Cody L.
- 11 July 2021
Chetney C.
smart fortwo 2014

This was a very AMAZING CAR and the host was so so helpful, very communicative.

Chetney C.
- 30 September 2021
Juan R.
smart fortwo 2012

Sweet car, sweet ride.

Juan R.
- 9 June 2022
Annie G.
smart fortwo 2013

Perfect car for getting around

Annie G.
- 28 June 2022
Rhianna W.
smart fortwo 2012

Great car to get around and park!

Rhianna W.
- 14 July 2022
Justine R.
smart fortwo 2014

Great time renting Josh’s car.

Justine R.
- 21 June 2021
Alejandro S.
smart fortwo 2014

Great little car, amazing gas mileage ⛽️ highly recommend

Alejandro S.
- 22 August 2022
Jason L.
smart fortwo 2014

Great car to drive around and explore the city!!

Jason L.
- 10 August 2022
Rachel B.
smart fortwo 2012

The car made parking in this area so much easier, too.

Rachel B.
- 14 August 2022
Ryan C.
smart fortwo 2014

Awesome car, great experience!

Ryan C.
- 6 July 2021
Abraham L.
smart fortwo 2014

Enjoy the car a lot!

Abraham L.
- 9 April 2022
Federico T.
smart fortwo 2014

Great car and Josh is easy to communicate with

Federico T.
- 24 May 2022
Johan H.
smart fortwo 2014

Very nice car, park easily on the street, handle very well, incredible gas mileage and unexpectedly a lot of space 😀.

Johan H.
- 25 October 2021
Robin C.
smart fortwo 2014

Such a cute car had so much fun tooling around the coast.

Robin C.
- 13 May 2022
Kristyna P.
smart fortwo 2014

The car was reliable and fun to ride!

Kristyna P.
- 23 November 2021
Zoe W.
smart fortwo 2014

Great little car, so cute and so fun!

Zoe W.
- 16 February 2022
Kairy Q.
smart fortwo 2014

The car got me to where I needed to get to.

Kairy Q.
- 26 July 2021
Colby T.
smart fortwo 2014

The car was good fun, with a convertible top and paddle shifters.

Colby T.
- 26 March 2022
Joanne G.
smart fortwo 2014

My flight got in late, so when I arrived at Josh’s place to pick up the car, I didn’t expect to get a friendly greeting by both him and his wife.

Joanne G.
- 18 February 2022
Jose L.
smart fortwo 2014

The car surprised me.

Jose L.
- 10 January 2022
Jose L.
smart fortwo 2014

Another great rental experience with Josh making the entire transaction easy and hassle free

Jose L.
- 12 February 2022

Car rental alternatives near San Diego, CA

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Frequently asked questions near San Diego, CA

  1. * Any personal insurance you may have that covers damage to the host’s vehicle would kick in before your 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 Travelers Excess and Surplus Lines Company. 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.