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Aaron was awesome and made our trip even better would rent from him any day. We are on a cruise and he made it very easy for us. Gave us a ton of recommendations of stuff to do. Awesome experience 👍
Christie - September 4, 2019
Aaron was easy to communicate with and the car was perfect. We would definitely use him in the future again.
Anil - October 10, 2019

Average ratings in Hilo (4.9 stars)

Cherie
Toyota Yaris 2011
Had a great time visiting Kohala and Waikoloa because I was able to use Kalil’s Yaris. The Rental cars were super expensive during the 4th of July weekend. The car was parked the driveway at the address he gave me, the gas filled, key was easily accessed. Easy to drive. He responded to my messages quickly. Mahaloto Kalil for using Turo!
Cherie V. - July 12, 2019
Natsuko
Toyota Camry 2011
Richard was kind and so easy to talk to.Car was awsome.I would like to rent a car from him whenever I go back to Hilo or Big Island.
Natsuko K. - November 8, 2018
Alejandro
Honda Civic 2012
This was an awesome car rental experience- excellent communication throughout and the car drives great. I would definitely rent from Amber again. Thanks so much!
Alejandro D. - June 20, 2018
Jesús Alejandro
Chevrolet Spark 2018
Amazing comunication. Very kind and nice woman. The car was just like the description. Nothing went wrong during the trip. Would rent with her again.
Jesús Alejandro D. - November 5, 2019
Brittney
Nissan Versa 2017
Perfect transaction and trip once again. Car drives wonderfully and is great on gas. Highly recommend Talisa and her car!
Brittney L. - November 13, 2019
jay
Chevrolet Cruze 2011
The Chevy Cruz was just what we needed for our 3 month reservation while we looked at property to buy on the Big Island. When the Cruz developed unexpected automatic transmission problems, Maria was quick to respond with a replacement Rav4 until it was booked by another traveler. She actually came to swap and pick up the cars in Kona, sparing us a trip to Hilo. Now we are waiting for Turo to refund us the last 15 days rental. Thank you to Maria for handling it professionally. We’d recommend her cars in the future. Jay & Carol
Jay B. - March 24, 2019
Connor
Nissan Altima 2015
Kristin restored my faith in Turo! Not only was she professional, she made everything about this rental experience incredibly easy. The car was spotless and she went above and beyond to make our trip completely painless. We wouldn’t have had the amazing trip to the Big Island without her! If you ever need a car in Hilo, I highly recommend Kristin.
Connor Z. - May 31, 2019
Sean
Toyota Prius 2011
Shane is an amazing and down-to-earth host! The car worked very well, and I had a great trip! I’ll be back to Hilo soon!
Sean S. - September 12, 2019
Misty
Honda Accord 2016
Loved the car Tricia provided for our awesome Hilo visit! Car runs great, clean, and easy process to rent. Tricia is a great renter and I would definitely rent again.
Misty C. - October 15, 2019
DebraJoy
Scion xB 2009
William (Bill) and Brandy are awesome!!! They met us at the airport and the four of us hit it off so well we had dinner together at a local diner. They gave us great suggestions on where to visit and eat during our visit. They gave us an even better vehicle to use than originally planned because they could see that it would fit our needs better. They are excellent communicators and truly a great couple who care about people. When our trip was finished everything was perfect. Now we are excited about coming back to Hilo and booking Turo with Bill. We feel that we have made friends for life. 😃
DebraJoy G. - September 6, 2019
Ashley
Nissan Sentra 2016
Second time renting from her and would definitely recommend
Ashley A. - November 13, 2019
Mak
Nissan Versa 2017
The car was great! Super good gas mileage and ran wonderfully. Talisa was really nice too😊
Mak E. - November 11, 2019
Travis
Toyota Yaris 2010
Jason was straightforward and convenient. The car was very clean when I received it sparkling even.
Travis R. - November 14, 2019
Anna
Honda Civic 2015
Great car, very clean, low gas mileage and runs well. Jason is very flexible, offers rides to and from the airport, and fun to talk to as well.
Anna S. - November 15, 2019
Nichole
Honda Civic 2013
Jason was very easy to deal with. His car was amazing. I will definitely rent again from him.
Nichole P. - October 9, 2019
Pauline
Chevrolet Spark 2018
The car was really clean and well taken care of. It's easy to drive in and doesn't take a lot of fuel. We really appreciate Everrell's flexibility and the pick up available from Hilo airport.
Pauline S. - October 14, 2019
Tamera
Ford Fusion 2010
This rental car served me very well!
Tamera S. - August 28, 2019
Brittney
Nissan Versa 2017
How easy and convenient! Talisa and her mom were lovely.
Brittney L. - November 3, 2019
Gregory
Scion xB 2009
He was ponctual and very flexible regarding the pick up and return location
Gregory A. - October 23, 2019
jodi
Honda Accord 2016
Tricia was very helpful. We came off the cruise ship and she was accommodating to our pick up and drop off needs.
Jodi J. - October 28, 2019
Lorenz
Toyota Prius 2011
Lebensnotwendigkeit auf Hawaii
Lorenz A. - November 10, 2019
John
Honda Civic 2015
Appreciated the friendly communication & flexibility. Thanks for a great experience!
John B. - November 20, 2019
Barry
BMW 7 Series 2013
Tony is FANTASTIC!!! Everything about the experience was perfect. Great communication, ideas, & service. The BMW 745 is the way to go!!!
Barry M. - November 20, 2019
Robert
Toyota Prius c 2013
The owner, vehicle, and overall experience was absolutely fantastic! The owner was very easy to get ahold of; responded promptly and courteously; and was extremely helpful, flexible, and professional. The vehicle was very clean, well-maintained, and located at the place & time she said it would be. The owner is a very reliable, professional, and caring individual who went out of her way to make this rental an easy and rewarding experience. I 100% would recommend her to anyone in the Hilo, Hawaii area. I cannot say enough good things about interacting with the owner & the quality of the vehicle. 5 out 5 stars👍
Robert E. - March 12, 2019
Jennifer
Ford Focus 2016
Jasmine at Aiona was great in a pinch when my rental car fell through in Kona. Had to travel to Hilo to get the car, but Jasmine was flexible with pick-up and drop-off, adding another driver to my policy, and we were able to purchase additional miles for a reasonable fee instead of worrying if we would go over the allocation. The car was a newer model and clean. I had a great experience with Aiona and will rent from again!
Jennifer W. - January 4, 2019
David
Honda Civic 2015
Everything was great, Jason is very helpful and always answers immediately. We enjoyed the trip a lot, the car runs great and it was super clean. Thank you and definitely recommend to everyone!
David V. - September 12, 2019
Ula
Scion xB 2009
Awesome car! Runs very well! Very cool A/C. Fantastic service! I will rent it again for sure!
Ula A. - September 3, 2019
Deidra
Nissan Sentra 2016
Sarah was so cool! Gave us great tips on what to do while in Hilo. Very nice and welcoming.
Deidra R. - August 28, 2019
Christie
Ford Focus 2016
Aaron was awesome and made our trip even better would rent from him any day. We are on a cruise and he made it very easy for us. Gave us a ton of recommendations of stuff to do. Awesome experience 👍
Christie C. - September 4, 2019
Nichole
Honda Civic 2013
This was my second time renting from Jason. Car was great. Easy commute and communication. Will be renting again from him
Nichole P. - October 19, 2019
Mark
Nissan Sentra 2015
Katherine was excellent to rent from. Quick and good communications, everything went smooth. Car was clean and drove very well. Would highly recommend Katherine and this car. Much cheaper than a rental car.
Mark F. - July 26, 2018
Maria
Ford Mustang 2016
Great car to discover the island! Plus they were super flexible, we picked it up in Hilo and dropped it off in Kona. Will rent again!
Maria B. - August 3, 2018
Richard
Toyota Prius 2007
Two trips to hilo from volcano and some driving in between and only used 4 gallons of gas. Great car. Very pleased.
Richard M. - August 2, 2018
Keith
Toyota Prius 2016
Todd definitely earns a five-star rating. I ended up renting two different cars from Todd both or in excellent condition and super clean. He worked with me and my last minute changes to the itinerary. I recommend renting one of Todd's cars highly. In fact, if you are trying to decide on a rental right now, stop and see if one of his cars are available and book it now. His cars are great and his service is outstanding.
Keith M. - September 20, 2018
Francis
Honda Civic 2013
Enjoyed travel throughout the "Big Island" in the Honda Civic. The car performed well and got great gas mileage. Car pick up and drop off worked well. The car was clean both inside and out. Would rent from Jason again if back in Hilo.
Francis S. - February 19, 2019
Nichole
Chevrolet Impala 2011
Micah was awesome!!! The car did the trick and got us around Hilo for three days. I would rent from Micah anytime!
Nichole A. - January 1, 2019
Mike
Toyota Camry 2011
I would definitely use Richards car again. This was much easier than using a rental car agency. Richard was also very flexible and pleasant to deal with. Thanks!
Mike R. - February 25, 2019
Jing
MINI Cooper Countryman 2013
Paul’s Mini Cooper is sparkling clean and really fun to drive. I really enjoyed the trip with his car. The communication with Paul is just more than smooth. I strongly recommend his car to anybody travel to Hilo!
Jing P. - December 24, 2018
Marthe
Toyota Camry 2011
Amazing! Richard is such a lovely, relaxed & honest guy. The communication before the rental was fast and clear. At the airport he was waiting for me and i was able to drive away with the car straight away. The car is just amazing. Drives really smooth and low on petrol. Everyday was a pleasure to drive around the Island in it. Richard & his wife also have an AirB&B at their house were I stayed for 5 nights. It’s such a good single room (2 persons bed) with your own outdoor area, kitchen and bathroom. Really clean and super cozy room! Definitily a must do if you rent his car. He, his wife and the 3 lovely dogs made my trip 10x better! Felt loved, respected and at home. Thankyou so much for everything and i’ll be back one day! To rent the car & stay at the airbnb.
Marthe D. - October 15, 2018
Tristen
Chevrolet Spark 2018
Everells spark was the perfect car to tour hilo in. She was very communicative and flexible. I would plan another trip with her in the future if needed.
Tristen B. - October 5, 2018
Sarah
Chevrolet Impala 2011
The car was exactly what I needed for my short trip to Hilo. Micah’s description is pretty spot on; despite the outward appearance the car ran very well and I had no problems getting anywhere. Mahalo nui!
Sarah B. - May 13, 2019
Emma
Toyota Prius 2007
An issue came up with the car right before my trip, but Micah was still able to set me up with another similar car so I didn't have to worry at all about scrambling for a new rental car the weekend of Merrie Monarch. Excellent customer service!
Emma W. - April 29, 2019
Stylar
Honda Accord 2016
Car was clean, smelt lovely & was extremely good on gas! Also, Tricia was able to meet me in the evening on such short notice! I’d rent again for my next trip. Thank you Tricia!
Stylar K. - August 12, 2019
Jonnelle
Toyota Camry 2016
Richard was so easy to deal with , very nice guy, was so simple getting our car n returning it, will rent again from him. I highly recommend to rent from him. Thank you Richard.
Jonnelle P. - August 20, 2019
Chase
Ford Fusion 2010
Nevin was seriously awesome. He even told us some of the best spots to swim. Great job.
Chase S. - September 11, 2019
Laykers'
Honda Accord 2016
Great car, great experience. Excellente communication.
Laykers' A. - September 12, 2019
Micahl
Honda Civic 2015
Jason was awesome! He made the transaction very easy and kept his car in great condition.
Micahl O. - September 15, 2019
Ashley
Nissan Sentra 2016
Sarah was so easy to deal with! Her Sentra was such a smooth ride! If this car is available I highly recommend renting it!
Ashley A. - July 15, 2019
Carl
Toyota Prius 2008
The prius was great and Shane was great. He was very eager to show us around the island and make sure our stay was enjoyable, which is above and beyond what I expected. Unfortunately we had other plans already each of the times he contacted us with things to do, but we did appreciate his effort. He seemed to genuinely care that we were seeing the best the big island had to offer. The car was in good shape and ran as expected and the only issue we had was a low tire on the front driver's side. Shane was very flexible, which was great because a few unexpected reschedules in our flight itinerary had us arriving later and leaving earlier than we expected, but Shane had no problem meeting us at the different times when I messaged him.
Carl H. - July 5, 2019
Fabien
Kia Spectra 2007
Melissa is such a great person. We had to change our plan and she was really flexible. The car was great, clean and easy to drive. We totally recommand. Mahalo to her!
Fabien D. - September 29, 2019
Fran
Honda Fit 2013
Maria was very accommodating and car was so fun! Would highly recommend!
Fran M. - October 4, 2019
Yesenia
Honda Civic 2015
Jason was amazing and so flexible! The fact that we could meet him at the airport was a plus! His Honda got us around the island just fine, great car for exploring!
Yesenia R. - October 14, 2019
Anil
Ford Focus 2016
Aaron was easy to communicate with and the car was perfect. We would definitely use him in the future again.
Anil K. - October 10, 2019
Kaspar
Toyota Prius 2008
Awesome experience! Car was exactly as advertised and the service top notch. Will hire again from Shane. Highly recommend
Kaspar B. - October 12, 2019
Helena
Nissan Versa 2017
Talisa and her mom were awesome, very good people, car worked perfect:)
Helena M. - October 13, 2019
Kayla
Honda Accord 2016
Thank you so much Tricia!! Her Honda was perfect for my family staycation. I came in the first flight for Hilo and she was considerate enough to meet me early in the morning. She also let me know about the eco button which saved me a lot of gas (I went to Kona and didn’t even reach half tank). The car was so clean, IT SMELT SO GOOD. The ride was smooth, and easy to drive. Hopefully she is available next time I come home. Mahalo Tricia!
Kayla L. - July 30, 2019
Crystal
Honda Civic 2013
Booking Jason’s car has honestly been the easiest rental process I’ve had on Turo, so far. He was easy to communicate with and was very fast to respond to messages. Jason seems very easy going. Every contact with Jason was met with easy going and understanding responses. I will definitely rent from him again. I’ve already extended atleast twice in this rental period. The Honda Civic was very clean, easy access to pickup, and ran very smooth. Thank you.
Crystal K. - August 5, 2019
Sheldon
Honda Civic 2013
Jason was so friendly; he really went above and beyond to ensure that we were satisfied with the conditions of our vehicle. He was extremely easy to contact and get ahold of and he took care of us in the best way. Our family highly recommends that you rent through him!
Sheldon T. - July 9, 2019
Cōsta
Kia Spectra 2007
Great little car. Amazing mileage and zippy up the hills. Highly recommended!
Cōsta B. - August 30, 2019
Sonia
Honda Civic 2013
Jason's helpful & his response time was quick. I would recommend renting with him & I will definitely use Jason again when I'm back on the Island!
Sonia T. - September 3, 2019
Hebert
Scion xB 2009
The car was clean, the owner very friendly, he delivered the car to us with no extra cost I had a amazing experience
Hebert S. - August 28, 2019
Rodney
Nissan Versa 2017
Megan is awesome! This was my first trip using Turo and it went off seamlessly. She was very nice and very understand if a problem arouse and responds very quickly to your messages. Would definitely book with her again if I ever come back to the Big Island
Rodney P. - August 23, 2019
Matteo
Toyota Prius 2008
Shane has been super helpful and flexible, everything has been smooth, the car was good and he also gave us lots of good hints for places to visit and restaurants! Mahalo!
Matteo C. - August 29, 2019
Julia
Honda Civic 2013
Pick up and return was smooth and easy. Car ran great! Would definitely recommend and drive again! Mahalo!
Julia G. - September 6, 2019
Ashley
Honda Civic 2013
Always a pleasure renting from Jason!
Ashley A. - September 8, 2019
Horváth-Bors
Ford Focus 2018
Aaron is a guy on top! If I would ever return I will rent again by him.
Horváth-Bors Á. - September 3, 2019
Stefan
Nissan Versa 2017
Good and affordable car to drive around the island. It was clean and the pick-up/drop-off process was simple. Megan was nice, easy to communicate with and flexible. Would recommend!
Stefan H. - September 5, 2019
Russell
Kia Cadenza 2016
Phil is the coolest guy. Very hospitable and accommodating. Dude had plenty aloha, and it wasn't even Friday! Everything was perfect. If I could give him more stars I would. Definitely recommend to all future TURO renters/users.
Russell A. - September 16, 2019
Ralf
Honda Accord 2016
Thanks to Tricia for this awesome car. I really miss it :). Tricia was punctual, super nice and always extemly fast in answering every questions. I can recommend this car to everbody who is on Big Island.
Ralf M. - September 23, 2019
Sean
Hyundai Elantra 2017
Aaron really hooked it up. I made a mistake with my pickup location and he worked with me to help me out of a jam when he probably didn’t have to. Price was good, car was clean and even had a sunroof!! Highly recommend Aaron
Sean M. - October 19, 2019
Fran
Toyota Prius 2009
Great host! Way cool car. Thanks Maddy!
Fran M. - October 19, 2019
Keala
Toyota Corolla 2017
Todd was super friendly and easy to communicate with! He met us at the airport and gave us some great tips :) his car was super clean, easy to use, and perfect for what we needed! Good gas mileage and good for parking! Great way to explore from Hilo to Kona and everything in between!
Keala M. - October 10, 2018
Bart
Ford Mustang 2016
Riding around the Big Island in a convertible mustang has got to be on every persons bucket list. The ride was great, the car was awesome, and Peter is super easy to work with. Do not hesitate at all about this rental. We would do it again in a heartbeat.
Bart R. - July 27, 2018
Joleen
Toyota Camry 2011
Rich made it very easy and convenient to pick up and drop off the rental car. The car ran great! We definitely plan to rent from him again next time we’re on Big Island :)
Joleen M. - August 17, 2018
William
Toyota Prius 2007
My experience renting from Micah was absolutely perfect. The car ran amazing, and I got easily 48mpg. The car itself is a little bit older but performs extremely well and was very reliable. Micah is a very kind person who was very helpful at the start of the rental, all the way until the end of the rental. He even checked in to see how things are going which I appreciated. I will definitely be recommending Micah and his vehicle to others. Thank you so much. 🙏🏼
William S. - August 21, 2018
Alexandra
Volkswagen Passat 2006
A perfect experience! Kate met me at the airport right on time with a sparkling clean car. She was prompt and full of aloha spirit. :) This car's trunk is surprisingly big! I was able to fit two gigantic suitcases in the back and I still had space left over. It rained a ton while I was in Hilo (it was hurricane season!) but this lil' car handled everything just fine. No leaking, no issues at all. And I really enjoyed the bluetooth stereo system, too. Big thumbs up.
Alexandra F. - August 28, 2018
David
Kia Spectra 2007
Melissa's car was as described, convenient pickup and return at the airport. Melissa had great communication and checked with us during our 2 month rental to see how everything was going. The car was clean and full of gas when we arrived. We would recommend Melissa and her car to fellow travelers.
David G. - August 29, 2018
Colemen
Toyota Corolla 2017
This was my first time using Turo & Todd has set the bar pretty high. Great communication, easy & quick pick up & drop off. Much better service than a commercial rental car company has ever given me.
Colemen W. - February 19, 2019
Michelle
Chevrolet Impala 2011
I would rent from Micah anytime, he was so helpful and accommodated me when I had to make changes to pickup and return the car. Awesome, awesome rental!
Michelle L. - March 11, 2019
Jared
Toyota Corolla 2017
Jasmin was great to work with. Pick up and drop off were a breeze. The car was in great condition and we really enjoyed our trip. Would rent with Aiona again!
Jared Y. - January 3, 2019
Erika
Nissan Sentra 2015
Amazing will rent again next time I am in Hilo
Erika Y. - February 27, 2019
Andrew
Toyota Camry 2011
Richard was a spectacular host, from the moment we landed in Hilo we were treated like family. There were a few unexpected changes that came up throughout our trip, and Richard never had any complaints about adjusting his plans to meet our needs. When we make our way back we will definitely be repeat customers. Mahalo!
Andrew L. - January 29, 2019
Rene
Chevrolet Spark 2018
We rented the car for 3 days. Pick up and return was without any problem. It’s a new car and perfect when you wanted a car that uses less gas. Communication was good before and during the rental period
Rene L. - January 15, 2019
Dawn
Toyota Prius 2007
Micah was amazing. He was incredibly responsive, and really flexible, always available and willing to brainstorm ideas on how to make the changes in my trip convenient for me. He was generous, willing to help with so much, and generally and consistently went above and beyond his host duties. By far the best host I’ve come across in my years of travel. The car itself was great. Got me all around the island and back again. The fact that it’s a hybrid also made filling up the tank pleasant by not being expensive. I highly, highly recommend this car and Micah.
Dawn M. - November 22, 2018
Drake
Chevrolet Spark 2015
Lisa and Sparky (an apt car nickname!) were such a blessing for my long-term rental through Turo. I saved big time over using a rental agency, plus got a cooler car than they’d ever have. Lisa was always helpful and communicative with the car stuff, and Sparky was a flawless ride. Comfy, super-fuel efficient, and safe. Very easy stickshift too, no clunky gears or hard transitions. Nice sound system too! Highly recommend Sparky, and greatful for the aloha that Lisa brings. A consummate host!
Drake L. - December 19, 2018
William
Nissan Sentra 2015
Katherine made going to the big island one of the best experiences! She was very flexible with pickup and drop off times. The car was clean and fully filled/fueled. Very easy to text and call. Will definitely make sure her car is available again for the next trip back! Mahalo!
William S. - January 4, 2019
Evan
Honda Civic 2017
Kale, was a great host and his car was perfect for our trip! I’d rent again and recommend.
Evan E. - February 13, 2019
Alisa
Honda Civic 2015
Jason was very accommodating and we're really glad to have booked his car. We would definitely book with him again the next time we go to Hilo.
Alisa D. - May 21, 2019
James
Honda Civic 2017
We had a good experience renting from Kale. He was easy to communicate with, and the car worked perfectly for getting around the island. Would recommend renting his Civic.
James K. - May 26, 2019
Léa
Chevrolet Spark 2015
Perfect Road car for a perfect road trip !
Léa C. - June 19, 2019