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Suncoast Automotive L. All-Star Host
342 trips Joined Sep 2016
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Recent reviews

Suncoast Automotive was my first experience using Turo and let me just say these gentlemen really set the bar high. From the moment I picked the car up (which they were at the airport near the baggage claim area waiting for me let me add) to the time I dropped the car off, these guys were on the top of their game. Communication was superb and the directions that they gave were crystal clear. The car itself was as if I drove it right off the lot and was completely detailed. It was quite impressive. I would highly recommend Suncoast Automotive for your car rental needs as they strived for 5 stars and hit 10 in my book!! Thank you again for everything!
Dan - January 20, 2019
Really great car. Great communication throughout the trip. Some of the interior trim was faulty, but that's not fault of their own.
Josh - March 28, 2019
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Chad M. All-Star Host
799 trips Joined Dec 2016
Typically responds within 1 minute

Recent reviews

Thanks for a very smooth and hassle free rental. I really enjoyed the car and Chad was great to deal with.
Mark - April 24, 2018
Wow!! Chad was so sweet and amazing to rent from. Top notch!!
Gretchen - July 9, 2019

Average ratings in Clearwater (4.9 stars)

Nissan Sentra 2014
So great! Definitely would rent a car from him again!
Jasmine T. - April 17, 2019
Nissan Altima 2015
Ian and the Nissan Altima, we rented, was fantastic! The car was clean and in great operating condition! My husband, who was very worried about the procedures even said this experience was awesome. He recommended Ian to everyone we passed on our vacation along with everyone we know planning to travel to Clearwater! Ian really goes the extra mile when dealing with his clients. We had a hiccup at the airport with the lot being closed. Ian answered the phone right away and was very helpful in guiding us where to go. I could not thank him enough for everything he did for us.
Crystal B. - July 12, 2019
Jo Ellen
Saab 9-3 2006
Jeremy is awesome, he made it a perfect vacation, I will use Turo and Jeremy’s services every year, polite and on time! I will never use car rental at airport again.. no lines and it’s awesome to be picked up and there when you return!
Jo Ellen F. - June 17, 2018
Hyundai Elantra 2017
Pick-up was a breeze! Sergio was very nice and on time, the Hyundai was a great car, very clean and great on gas! I 100% recommend Sergio for either a business trip or leisure, he does not disappoint!
Brandon R. - August 25, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Everything about this trip was perfect! From the car itself to communication with Aldo! We loved it and will definitely use his car again when we come back!
Eric A. - August 21, 2019
Chevrolet Camaro 2015
Flavio was so flexible and understanding on my late flight. He also was on time for drop off and pick up. I didn’t even have to wait. It was so much more convenient that going through a rental service. Will definitely use this again!
Allison H. - August 27, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Great time! Simple rental process & Exciting driving experience! Can’t wait to do it again!
Michael L. - September 14, 2019
Kia Spectra 2008
Jeremy was great! Was very flexible when i needed to extend and made it super convenient for me! Car ran beautifully. Will definitely rent from him again.
Laurie B. - August 31, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Amazing, loved the car, best you can get for the price. Would definitely use again!
Egor R. - September 6, 2019
Scion iQ 2012
The car and service were good, i did enjoyed and i would love when i have time another weekend to rent it again.
Mohamed E. - September 3, 2019
Scion xA 2006
Nice good convenient way to travel wayyyyy more affordable then a rental just book follow the steps an go also Marlon responds back very promptly an is very resourceful first time using an had a lot of questions so very helpful!!!! Will be using this again!!! Cant say one bad thing this an Turo is the way to go I WILL NEVER USE A CAR RENTAL PLACE AGAIN!!!! No deposits, No hidden fees, No surprises!!!!!!! It’s the real deal!!!! 🤟🏽💞👍🏽🙌🏽
Shawna R. - July 19, 2018
Maserati Ghibli 2017
Love the car! Very clean, well maintained, and gave me the luxury I was looking for on my trip. Ed was so easy to work with and the pick up and drop off was seamless. I will definitely be using one of his cars next time I’m in town.
Triple L. - July 4, 2019
Ford Focus 2018
This was a great car to take on a week trip around Palm Harbor & Clearwater!
Olivia O. - August 4, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
I STRONGLY RECOMMEND RENTING THE TESLA MODEL 3!! FUN quiet, and Quick best car in Marlon line up of rental car! Thanks for the VIP gift!
Kehinde I. - July 6, 2019
Ford Focus 2018
We are repeat users of Gavin and have another trip already booked. Spotless new vehicles and the most convenient service possible. NO LINEUPS! A++++
Ian C. - August 24, 2019
Toyota Prius 2007
Great car! Only used $12 of gas for an entire week of driving back and forth around St. Pete! Agon was great with communication!
Katie F. - September 13, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Marlon is awesome, he did a great job making sure the car was ready and was very friendly
Khaleb S. - September 11, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Great Turo host! Car was beautiful and fun to drive
Christopher C. - August 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Great car to drive to the beach with the top down. Definitely enjoyed the Florida weather!
Gabriela K. - September 1, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Jeremy was great to work with. I enjoyed the BMW. Will certainly rent again when back in the area!
Clay N. - September 16, 2019
Chevrolet Cruze 2011
This is our first experience and it all went well. Highly recommend this over regular car rentals
Kevin B. - June 25, 2019
Subaru WRX 2018
Wills Subaru WRX STI was amazing! Will was an excellent host and very flexible with the trip. The car was easy to find and the pickup process was flawless. I would definitely like to rent this car again if I return to Tampa.
Joshua F. - July 10, 2019
Porsche Boxster 2006
All around great experience! This was my first time using Turo and it was awesome. Edward is very friendly and enjoyable to work with. He was very accommodating and supportive. I rented his Porsche Boxster and it was wonderful. Such a sweet ride, and very well maintained and taken care of by him. Again, this was my first time using Turo, and Edward has set the bar very high for future rentals.
Maceo J. - July 11, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2016
Tom was so easy to work with and put me at ease with this being our first time using Turo. Thank you for a convenient and easy rental experience. I would recommend Tom and his car to anyone.
Karrie W. - July 14, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
First of all, I need to mention that Marlon did a great job in every aspect when my son and I rented his Tesla Model 3. He is very fast in communication and just a super friendly guy doing his best to make your drive as easy as possible. Even though we delivered the car back half an hour to late due to traffic jam, he didn't charge us any extra. Concerning the car, it was clean and fresh when we picked it up. The only thing you need to pay attention to is that this particular version is a standard range and not a long-range or performance version. It's definitely not a problem, and you can easily find Tesla SuperChargers in the area of Tampa. I give my best recommendations to Marlon and are looking forward to doing business with him again. Next time he promised me that he will have a Tesla Model X in his fleet:)
Mads H. - July 22, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
This guy was amazing, we only had a 1 day rental, he waited for us, for over an hour, cause are plane would not let us off due to lightning, all I can just say is........, just awesome service, great car!!!!
Chad R. - July 18, 2019
Saab 9-3 2008
Jeremy is awesome. Very easy to communicate with and flexible.
Yani R. - August 24, 2019
Saab 9-3 2008
Jeremy was outstanding, quick to return messages, and always answered if I had to call. He was extremely polite and understand. I cannot recommend him more highly. Super A+
Michael O. - September 9, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Marlon and his Tesla are not to be missed when in Tampa.
Brad W. - September 4, 2019
Nissan Altima 2012
Clear and timely communication. Car very clean. Roomy interior and huge trunk. Appreciated the umbrella and the USB plug. The car was waiting for us at the airport----walked out the baggage door and there was the car---no waiting at all. This is such a convenient way to rent a car. I love all the choices and so easy to arrange. Never a problem. Our car got really good gas mileage and it was a pleasure to drive. Thank you Ian. Hope to rent from you again.
Kitty C. - April 20, 2019
Hyundai Elantra GT 2018
Suncoast Automotive was my first experience using Turo and let me just say these gentlemen really set the bar high. From the moment I picked the car up (which they were at the airport near the baggage claim area waiting for me let me add) to the time I dropped the car off, these guys were on the top of their game. Communication was superb and the directions that they gave were crystal clear. The car itself was as if I drove it right off the lot and was completely detailed. It was quite impressive. I would highly recommend Suncoast Automotive for your car rental needs as they strived for 5 stars and hit 10 in my book!! Thank you again for everything!
Dan F. - January 20, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
This was the best trip I ever taken on a rental. Everything went smoothly and efficiently. I love the car, very clean and after a quick rundown from the owner, Marlon, easy to use. Will definitely rent from Marlon again
Roger V. - January 8, 2019
Ford Mustang 2014
Will was amazing! Car was exactly as described ran great fast communication and friendly. Will most definitely use his cars again anytime we come to St.Pete!
Frances A. - June 23, 2019
Ford Fusion 2014
Booking with and renting from Filip was SUCH a smooth process. Filip went above and beyond making sure my rental was 100% satisfactory. Total and complete flexibility, and A+ customer service is why I will not hesitate to rent from Filip again anytime in the future.
Dan L. - June 26, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2015
Antonio is THEE absolute best! Ended up extending my trip TWICE!! Very accommodating, informative and flexible. Would refer him to ANYONE! Thanks again!
Simeon M. - July 28, 2019
Ford Fusion 2015
Everything was on point , communicated right away , car was clean and smooth.pick up and return went smooth. Definitely would rent car again from filip !
Gabriel A. - July 30, 2019
Lexus IS 200t 2016
This was the absolute perfect car we could never go with anyone other than Antonio and his superb services. He is the absolute best and I highly recommend him to anyone reading this. He will give you a full run down of everything the car consists of and see it fit that you are safe with the knowledge pertaining to the vehicle. Thank you again we will be back👍🏽😃
Desmond R. - August 5, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
He was very considerate and very polite and professional. He had an amazing courtesy. Very friendly and kind. He made my wife and I feel very welcomed. His car was superb! It’s super clean and the ride was so smooth! It was my first time actually using this app and he was the one who told me about it! I was on a wedding anniversary here in Florida and driving his new fancy Tesla, he made our whole trip! It was an amazing experience getting to drive my dream car.
Mohamad Z. - June 28, 2019
Scion iQ 2012
Marlon and his cars are awesome!!!! Couldn’t ask for a better transaction!!!!
Jeanette R. - August 9, 2019
Nissan Altima 2015
First time user of turo and I was blown away by Ian he went above and beyond my expectations! You kept in communication with me b4 and during my trip, The car was clean, pick and drop of was flawless. Can't say enough about his services. Thanks for making my trip easy and much much more relaxing!!
Andrew H. - July 18, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2018
Great first time Turo trip! Car was great!! Thanks so much!
Hannah F. - July 19, 2019
Honda Civic 2017
Great car! Antonio was awesome! Great communication and very thorough explaining the cars features!! Highly recommend.
Colton P. - July 24, 2019
Scion tC 2010
Great car, absolutely no problems. Highly recommend renting from Marlon.
Tomas G. - July 16, 2019
Chrysler 200 2012
Kaitlyn was great with whom to rent! She was friendly as ndI prompt in communications. Her Chrysler 200 was a fun car to drive. FYI It has a spacious trunk, be aware if you want to have the top down that you will need the brace set to upright which will reduce the trunk space when in use. It is a great car! Do not hesitate to rent with Kaitlyn!
Amanda W. - July 15, 2019
Porsche Boxster 2006
Edward was AMAZING to deal with. The Porsche was clean and such a joy to drive! He made it easy to pick-up and drop-off the car. I will definitely make sure I reach out to him again when I'm in the area. :)
Amy L. - August 16, 2019
Sandra Darlynn
Audi A4 2007
Jeremy was easy to communicate with and fast at returning calls or text. Easy to deal with and professional. The car was fun to drive enjoyed meeting Jeremy and driving his car. Will contact him again and recommend to friends and family.
Sandra Darlynn H. - August 19, 2019
Chevrolet Camaro 2017
Thanks for a very smooth and hassle free rental. I really enjoyed the car and Chad was great to deal with.
Mark J. - April 24, 2018
Scion xB 2006
Best value on Turo! Big interior perfect for someone tall like me. Marlon made things easy and curbside pickup was WAY better than waiting at the rental car counter.
Ben G. - July 2, 2018
Ford Mustang 2016
Damon's Mustang was amazing. It was such a fun vehicle for our girls trip. The top was so easy to operate and the car was super clean and comfortable. Damon went out if his way to accommodate our travel plans and communicated wonderfully. I can't wait to go to Florida again and rent this car!
CHARLOTTE D. - March 26, 2019
Ford Focus 2017
My first Turo experience - could not have been better. Car was spotless - like new- sat radio as well! Gavin was the best to deal with. Way better than renting- highly recommend. Will absolutely use Gavin again A+++
Ian C. - December 22, 2018
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2010
This was another example of why I love Turo. For less than I would have paid for a standard car through a rental company (and with far less lines/hassle), I got to enjoy John’s Mercedes for the week. Convenient, timely - I could not have asked for a better experience.
Benton C. - March 30, 2019
BMW 7 Series 2007
The BMW Alpina B7 I rented from Edward was absolutely awesome! It was years ahead of competitors in technology as a lot of it's features are just showing up in mainstream cars. Edward went out of his way to make arrangements for me to get the car which was greatly appreciated! I would definitely rent from him again! Five Stars for sure!!!
Adam M. - April 9, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2011
Perfect car to get around Clearwater.
Debra B. - April 6, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Best ride and auto mix guy is so nice to deal with and brand new car loved and will rent again from him thanks
Upneet M. - December 26, 2018
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2015
Antonio’s car was a dream to drive, but more importantly- he is wonderful to deal with! I highly recommend renting from Antonio’s high end selection. His cars are beautiful, clean, and he even takes the time to show you features and run through some of the car with you. He is super friendly and extremely nice to deal with! Car was immaculate! Clean, beautiful, and Antonio was awesome!
Cristina P. - September 25, 2018
BMW 6 Series 2005
Great experience - much better than renting from commercial rental company - Kevin picked us up right at the terminal. Great car very clean and no issues.
Nick I. - June 16, 2019
Chevrolet Corvette 2015
We had a fabulous time! Jamie and Keith were great! They were very accomodating and the car was awesome. We Will absolutely be back!
Bethany K. - June 23, 2019
Subaru WRX 2018
Will made this experience better than we had anticipated. He was willing to work with delivery and return to meet our needs. Car was in excellent shape and was as described. Couldn’t have asked for a better host!
Stephen B. - June 23, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
The car was amazing...a real head girlfriend now wants a convertible! At the end of our trip, we completely woke up late had and missed our early flight. Filip was very accommodating and adapted to our situation without skipping a beat. He called in an extension for us too. Also, he was always available if we ever needed anything at any point during the trip. He's the best. It helped make our trip and we'd use him in a heartbeat. Thanks!!
David P. - June 17, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2018
Made my trip to Clearwater so much enjoyable being able to have a nice vehicles to get me places and see more than I planned on seeing!
Christina R. - May 10, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2016
Tom was the best! By far, our best experience renting a car.
Lorelei C. - May 1, 2019
Chevrolet Corvette 2015
Fantastic and fun car! Easy communication on pick up and drop off as well as extending my trip (it’s hard to give this one back!) would love to rent again next time I’m in town! Cheers!
Brooke C. - May 14, 2019
Chevrolet Cruze 2011
Agon is very responsive and flexible! I loved the rental, he makes you feel like it’s your car. He’s a sweetheart, I would most definitely rent from him again. Thank you!!
Wynter W. - May 19, 2019
Ford Fusion 2014
Filip’s service is awesome and very convenient. He was always on time and his communication is excellent. He even went out his way to give us places to go around the Clearwater and Tampa area. I’m renting from him every time visit the area!
Aeric W. - June 9, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2011
Agon was so helpful and flexible would definitely recommend renting from him. Was a smooth easy process start to finish. Thank you Agon!
Crystal O. - July 1, 2019
Nissan Altima 2012
Ian was awesome to work with. He made sure to make everything easy for us. The car was great!
Rhonda D. - July 2, 2019
Toyota Camry 2007
Tom was prompt with efficient communication! I look forward renting from him in the future.
Brett H. - July 8, 2019
Ford Mustang 2017
Matt was great and very accommodating. He kept in excellent communication and helped me a lot. He also was so amazing and accommodating, as he helped me when there was a hiccup in getting to my flight on time. I would recommend Matt to anyone looking for amazing Turo experience and awesome car!
Justin E. - July 11, 2019
Kia Soul 2011
Excellent car. Excellent service. Very accommodating. Will absolutely use them again
Udit C. - July 8, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Fantastic service, and a fantastic car!
Jeremy K. - July 27, 2019
Dodge Challenger 2017
Always a great host! Will be renting a third time very soon!
Nicholas J. - July 26, 2019
James Rockdale
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2015
Your the best host in the Bay Area by far ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
James Rockdale M. - August 2, 2019
Nissan Versa Note 2015
Andrei was professional and easy to talk too, the vehicle was exactly as expected and we will gladly rent from him in the future. Communication was excellent as well, he helped us check in and showed how to use Turo for the first time, 5 stars!
Christopher E. - August 1, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Aldo was great! The car was beautiful and we really enjoyed ourselves, l would definitely recommend!
Juan A. - August 3, 2019
Chevrolet Corvette 2015
Very professional and nice. They were very friendly. They made my wife and I feel welcomed. The car was amazing and drove like a charm. I would recommend this car and service.
Mohamad Z. - June 30, 2019
Chrysler Sebring 2010
Wow!! Chad was so sweet and amazing to rent from. Top notch!!
Gretchen R. - July 9, 2019
Ford Mustang 2012
Kaitlyn was so easy to work and communicate with! Really enjoyed driving the Mustang with the top down! Pick up and return was so easy, car was clean and exactly as described in description, would highly recommended her to anyone!
Ryan T. - July 10, 2019
Lexus IS 200t 2016
He is the best owner Easy going n he very friendly
Danaiya C. - August 1, 2019
Saab 9-3 2008
Jermey let me take the vehicle for an extra day last min emergency came up. Would definitely recommend car was clean and a smooth drive!
Britney W. - August 9, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2012
Adam was great, very professional and flexible as my flight was delayed on the runway after we landed due to a storm and he diligently waited for me. Car was very clean, ran extremely well and drop off was a breeze. Next time I come down I will be using Adam again! Thanks for everything!
Christopher W. - July 19, 2019
Pontiac G6 2008
Fun car, and great experience! Thank you!
Matthew R. - July 15, 2019
Honda Civic 2017
Antonio is amazing. He is very flexible about picking us up at the airport. The car was also very nice. It’s well optioned with all the convenience i need. Thank you!
Quan N. - July 5, 2019
Ford Mustang 2015
My first time at Turo and Antonio me explained everything and helped me through everything! I loved the car, nice and comfortable!
Samantha G. - July 22, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2014
Brigittia's Jetta was a lot of fun! She communicated well and was flexible with pickup and return. I hope I can book this car again!!
Dawn F. - July 23, 2019
Dodge Charger 2019
The car was great! Clean and well maintained and Ian was very easy to work with
Kyle G. - August 13, 2019
Nissan Altima 2015
Nice car, drop off and pick up at the airport was great. Ian communicated by text in a timely manner and was very good at keeping us informed ahead of time on what needed to happen.
Terry C. - August 14, 2019
Kia Spectra 2008
Jeremy is very cool guy available any time and his car is very economic. I recommend it much and sure if I came back I'll take it again.
Ahmed E. - August 19, 2019
Lexus IS 200t 2016
Very nice worked with me completely was easy to extend very cool an nice going I will definitely rent again
Johnthan P. - August 15, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2015
Outstanding service & so easy! The car was also great too! Will be down to Florida often and will totally use again.
Allison K. - August 12, 2019
Maserati Ghibli 2015
Very easy rental, and a very nice car in great quality. Had an amazing time and look forward to doing business again
Nicholas C. - May 24, 2018