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Average ratings in San Diego (4.9 stars)

BMW 3 Series 2007
Jay is a great guy to rent from. His BMW was perfect for my trip to San Diego.
Chris W. - May 1, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2007
Great trip. The BMW was great and perfect for our trip. The convertible was perfect for the sunny days of San Diego. Would absolutely rent again from EASYWAY.
Alejandro C. - June 18, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2016
Oswaldo was extremely helpful, professional and his BMW 4 series was great! The car was exactly as advertised, and in San Diego where there are too many BMW's to count, this one stands out compared to most of the others. I will definitely rent this car or another one of Oswaldo's cars anytime that I visit San Diego. Thank you Oswaldo!
Ryan M. - May 8, 2019
BMW i3 2016
Patch’s BMW I3 was great for our trip to San Diego. Patch was a great host. He was very punctual and friendly. Would definitely use again.
Davita V. - March 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2010
Jays convertible bmw was an awesome way to experience San Diego, and he himself is an awesome guy. Flexible, friendly, and laid back. 10/10
Pranoy M. - April 9, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2016
Art was an amazing person to book with, especially, it being my first time using Turo. His BMW was very clean and very reliable. If in the San Diego area again I will definitely book with Art. Michael Llausas
Michael L. - July 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Johanna was incredibly sweet and accommodating. Made pick up and drop off a breeze. The BMW was in great condition and so much fun to drive in San Diego. Will definitely use her again! Thank you, Johanna!!
Kristina H. - April 15, 2018
BMW M4 2015
Renting from LUSO was an incredible experience! They offer amazing vehicles at an incredible price, and it allowed me to enjoy my dream car (BMW M4) out in beautiful San Diego. They were extremely detailed, flexible, and communication was great. The highlight of the experience was how easy LUSO made it. The car was easily accessible in their parking lot with an attendant that offered great service and answered any questions I had. Anytime I can, I’ll be renting from LUSO!
Tommy S. - August 26, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2014
Giorgio's BMW is great to drive. Very well presented, clean and loaded with cool options. Super easy to drive and fun on the roads. Giorgio was very flexible with drop-off and pick up. I'd happily rent this car again and highly recommend it for a great cruise around San Diego!
Rob B. - May 4, 2019
Dr. Blake
BMW 3 Series 2014
I can’t recommend renting from Dan enough. She was there on time with the car drop off and there’s easy communication throughout our stay in San Diego when I had a few questions about the car. She was very flexible and changing the pick up location as well. And the BMW is an awesome ride.
Dr. Blake M. - January 3, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2018
The BMW 4 series was amazing! Had a great time driving around San Diego. It is the Gran Coupe version, so there is a surprising amount of trunk space for golf clubs and etc. Also, the sport mode and control on winding roads are unmatched. 10/10! Definitely going to be renting this thing again!
Daniel D. - August 1, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2010
Jay made our trip to San Diego feel just like home. The bmw convertible rode beautifully & gave us a few xtra style points.... ;) I plan to book Jay’s vehicles when we’re back in town. No reason to hit up anyone else!
Rome T. - April 12, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Brian was super awesome and easy to work with. He’s very accommodating and his car is so fun to drive. Whether you’re in San Diego for business or pleasure, Brian and his BMW are the ones to go to for a great ride around a great city.
Kristen K. - February 4, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
I had an after-hour pickup - LUSO, made the pick up easy and I got to meet Matt who was there at the pickup location who made sure everything was perfect before my trip with the Beamer. The car, BMW 3 Series, is a machine designed beautifully inside/out and very fun to drive! Besides the car, I loved the service provided by LUSO. You never rented a car until you have rent one from LUSO! Thank you guys again for everything! P.S. San Diego was beautiful!
Minh N. - June 11, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2012
This was my first trip on Turo, and let me tell you, Brian made my first experience an amazing one! The communication was superb and the convenience was perfect, pick up and drop off at the airport was that much better. My trip to San Diego was the best with Brian’s BMW 335i. I highly suggest taking advantage of this car. Car was clean, fast and great on gas.
John A. - December 18, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2018
Justin's beautiful BMW 4 series convertible was the perfect vehicle for our CA getaway! Immaculately clean and a pleasure to drive, especially with the top down, Justin's car added sporty elegance to our daily trips in and around San Diego. From start to finish, Justin's customer service was outstanding. He was quick to respond to all forms of communication, and eager to lend helpful recommendations for our visit. If you're looking to maximize your CA experience, driving Justin's car will do the trick!
Marcia M. - April 29, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2015
Ignacio was professional, polite and very easy to work with. He met me at the the airport and took me to a convenient location to inspect his BMW 4 series and hand over the keys. I had the car for 4 days. The vehicle was clean, well maintained and a very nice car to drive. On return, we met at the same location to inspect post rental. He then drove me to the airport. I’ll be back in San Diego next month and plan to rent his car again!
Pat B. - July 9, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2009
Thank you Andrew!! Made our trip 10/10!! Cruising around San Diego and Cali in style. Andrew was super communicative over text, very very flexible with our needs, car had a full tank and was spotless, easy pick up and drop off instructions, and mechanically the car drive perfect. Tons of compliments from company. Perfect condition BMW convertible. You'll make an offer to buy it afterwards just like I did. Absolutely in love with the car. Will rent again from Andrew when I'm back. Only negative is it's German so expect to spend $$$ on premium gas, but that's what you get with luxury ;)
Alexander M. - August 13, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2013
Great car with a great owner! Will definitely book again if I’m back in San Diego!
Jasmin O. - August 18, 2019
BMW 2 Series 2016
Car was immaculate! Nice ride around San Diego! Brandon was awesome to work with! 101% recommended!
Gabriel A. - August 26, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2018
The best car rental company I have used!! It made my San Diego experience!
Alec B. - September 3, 2018
BMW i3 2016
Awesome vehicle to drive around San Diego. Perfect to have a first time experience with an electric car! Highly recommended
Luis M. - September 10, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Close enough to walk from Mission or Pacific Beach. Great convertible to get around San Diego area in.
Johannes K. - September 14, 2019
BMW M4 2018
Great car for a fun weekend around San Diego. Drives great and sounds even better!
Cameron F. - July 29, 2019
BMW M4 2015
Absolutely incredible car to drive around beautiful San Diego! Brain’s M4 is an incredible car.
Jameel E. - June 23, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2014
I can not say enough good things about Dawn and being able to use her BMW. She meet us at the airport to drop off on time and communicated perfectly with us. Explained everything about the car before we left. Checked in after we left to make sure we were good. Car drives amazing and the Diesel gave us 42 miles per gallon average. Very comfortable also with XM radio. We would recommend to anyone and plan to use again on our next trip to San Diego! Thanks again Dawn!
James S. - November 26, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2015
Great experience. Will be renting again when in San Diego!
Keon A. - September 16, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2010
Great convertible for San Diego! Smooth transaction! Would rent again from Jay.
Tony C. - April 17, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2015
Sunil is such a great host! Great communication the entire trip and the pick up/drop off was so easy!! Definitely will be using him next time I come back to San Diego!
Lauren S. - August 26, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2016
Great car made the pickup and drop off process very easy. Will definitely book again next time I’m in the San Diego Area!
Christopher H. - August 12, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Dana was a great host. This is a well kept 3 series BMW and it was great fun to use in and around San Diego. He was very flexible with my return time as I had an earlier flight than anticiptated so I had to return the car a little earlier than originally anticipated. I recommend not pulling too far forward in any parking space as this car is very low and you do not want to scrape the front valence panel. The same goes for the wheels when parking next to a curb. You do not want to "curb the wheels" by rubbing up close to the curb as German parts can be expensive to repair or replace. I parked a long ways away from other cars just to be sure no door dings or inadvertent damage was done making me responsible for them. It was a great weekend and this convertible was a large part of what made it so.
Jason A. - April 8, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Awesome car , josh is a great guy , loved our weekend in San Diego
Nohh N. - May 27, 2018
BMW 5 Series 2013
Great response time to any questions, great car! Definitely recommended if you are in San Diego!
Carlos G. - June 9, 2018
BMW 2 Series 2018
Always love me my LUSO. Best renting experience in San Diego
Darya T. - June 22, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2018
Nice car. Easy pickup and return. First choice when I come back to San Diego.
Aron M. - July 30, 2018
B Nicole
BMW i3 2017
This was a great car, and we really enjoyed it. The main hitch was that the parking situation was a little stressful as first-timers to the San DIego airport. If you are renting this car, turn left out of the airport doors and head down the sidewalk, keeping the street on your right and making your way toward the Sheraton. The walk is about 10 minutes, and there are sidewalks and crosswalks the whole way, but it can be intimidating with a lot of luggage or if you have difficulty walking a few blocks. Besides that, you'll definitely want to spend a few minutes on youtube familiarizing yourself with the BMW i3; the infotainment is less than ideal and the transmission is a little unusual. Charging: We found that some places provided free charging (legoland, for example), but evgo and chargepoint chargers do require installing an app to your phone. 3 different chargers we pulled up to were all compatible with the i3.
B Nicole K. - June 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2013
Jay is a great guy, and his car was a terrific choice for the fine San Diego weather we had!!!!
John B. - March 28, 2019
Alexander Gregorio
BMW i8 2015
The i8 was a fun car to have around San Diego. Gus was flexible with hours and was an overall great experience. I would rent again, and recommend renting from Gus!
Alexander Gregorio G. - August 11, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2015
Sunil’s 428i was a great weekend experience for seeing San Diego. The car was in excellent condition. Will certainly rent again
Jameel E. - June 3, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2013
Overall an amazing experience. Would recommend if you’re ever in the area of San Diego!
Aaron M. - September 18, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Jay was great, we had issues with our flight and had to keep changing times and he was very easy going and willing to accommodate us to fit our needs. Everything was great, no complaints, would 100% rent a car from Jay next time I visit San Diego.
Alyssa C. - July 15, 2019
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 2013
Zinab was a great host! He was very flexible and always responded within minutes when ever I had a question. I fell in love with the car. It is very spacious and a smooth ride. I will always go to Zinab whenever I am in San Diego.
Uwila S. - August 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Same cost as renting a compact car from the rental company, but got to drive a sweet BMW instead. Thank you!
Courtney D. - July 15, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2010
Super easy and Jay was great to deal with. San Diego is a nighmare to rent a have to shuttle across town. Jay met me curb side. Thanks
Denise C. - July 25, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2005
This was the perfect car for my stay in San Diego. Everything about it was great! Thank you Sandeep!!
William D. - August 6, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2015
The pickup and drop off was a breeze. Perfect car for 1-2 people riding around San Diego! Highly recommend!!
Nicholas G. - August 27, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2015
Awesome car, perfect for San Diego. Pickup and drop off at the airport couldn’t have been smoother.
Brooks K. - September 6, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2018
Great car, easy pickup and drop off and very clean. Would get this car again when back in San Diego!
Roxanne K. - October 2, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Josh was amazing. Great car, great experience! He will get our return business when we return to San Diego !
Christopher B. - March 13, 2019
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2016
Im glad I found this gem of a car for my week in San Diego. There is no better feeling than cruising in a red bucket interior while taking in all that this great city has to offer
Isiah M. - June 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2009
Andrew was an amazing host easy to deal with quick pick up and return. Car was in great condition. My son loved cruising San Diego with the top down!
Brandon W. - August 7, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2014
The car is amazing looks so much better in person and Marcos was very easy to communicate with would 100% rent car next time in San Diego
Lajuan V. - April 9, 2018
BMW Z4 2006
Dwayne’s Z4 was the perfect way to cruise around San Diego this trip. Clean, comfy and reliable. Thanks Dwayne 💪
Marcus G. - April 25, 2018
BMW i3 2017
What an amazing experience! Absolutely loved the i3 and was really, really sad when I had to return it. So many convenient charging stations in the area so running low on charge was never an issue. Such a fun zippy little car that I am now heavily looking at purchasing one when I get back home. Ratchai made it a complete breeze for drop off and pickup. I even enjoyed it so much that I didn’t want to let it go and was able to extend my reservation for another day. Absolutely recommend Ratchai and his i3. Will definitely be renting it again when I come back to San Diego!
Marcus M. - August 24, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
LOVED our trip with LUSO. The car was clean and convenient to pick up close by the San Diego airport. Would use them again in the future!
Aamina C. - July 11, 2018
BMW Z4 2006
Great car to drive around San Diego. Dwayne was a great communicator and punctual, which made everything very easy. Highly recommend.
Shawn B. - August 13, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Heather was so easy to work with and responsive. Her car was absolutely amazing for riding around San Diego. Highly recommend!
Katie S. - October 23, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Heather was super responsive and easy to work with and we had a great time in San Diego with the top down in this awesome car.
Robert M. - November 14, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2015
Perfect way to experience San Diego. Michael was wonderful! He worked with us to coordinate pick up and drop off locations. The car drove beautifully and looked great.
David B. - November 19, 2018
BMW 7 Series 2011
Great car, drove around San Diego in style. Oswaldo was very communicative and went out of his way to make it easy for us. Thanks!
Ibukun O. - February 3, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2015
Brandon is a great host. Everything was smooth and easy. I would love to book with Brandon and his beautiful car anytime I visit San Diego now. A+++++
Tung N. - September 22, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Car was exactly as shown, great way to explore San Diego. Josh was timely and easy to work with. Would highly recommend!
Caitlin D. - October 13, 2018
BMW 2 Series 2016
The 235i was truly an amazing experience! My fiance and I had a wonderful time driving around San Diego in this sporty red coupe. Totally a head Turner!
Aramais B. - May 22, 2019
BMW 6 Series 2012
I had a Great time in San Diego Riding in Jamey's beautiful car. I'm actually a Jaguar guy but Jamey's 6 Series was so wonderful I'm thinking about trading sides lol. If you're traveling to San Diego this car is a no brainer. Thanks a Million!
Evin S. - September 13, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
First time Turo user here. Jay was great, his response time, communication and friendliness made our experience VIP. So convenient versus normal rental car company use. We will definitely look to use Jay again during our next trip to San Diego area!
Scott T. - July 2, 2019
BMW M5 2018
This car was amazing to drive up the coast. Highly recommend renting if you are in San Diego! Owners were easy to deal with and car was brand new!
Blake H. - May 21, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2018
Everything was smooth! Got to meet the owner, and that was a pleasure. Great car! Everything was clean. Communication was clear. Totally made my trip to San Diego perfect! Will definitely be renting again! Thank you for everything!
Dylan R. - July 31, 2018
BMW 7 Series 2011
As someone who has always rented with a big name company, this renting experience has felt as seamless as that. I’ll definitely be renting again should I find myself in San Diego again.
Ted J. - March 27, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Brian made my first experience on Turo a lovely one! He was very easy to communicate with and his ride is beautiful! I highly recommend his car if you’re in San Diego!
Noor S. - April 15, 2019
BMW M5 2016
Daniel is a great guy and made our stay in San Diego even more memorable. The car was fantastic, this was our first time using Turo, and he made it easy.
Ryan O. - June 16, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
We had a great time in San Diego touring around in Josh’s convertible! Perfect way to see the sights in style!
Meredith A. - April 3, 2018
BMW i8 2016
Shai made our trip to San Diego even that much better. It was such a great experience getting to rent from him, he made it super easy and was very accommodating. We will definitely be renting from him again next time we come visit.
Luis P. - July 7, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Wow! While it was only 3 days, we had a blast driving this car around San Diego! Josh was so easy to work with and the car was exactly as described. Thanks so much Josh! We can't wait for our next trip out to SD!
Sarah M. - July 19, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2015
What a great car and great experience. This car is so fun to drive and no better way to see San Diego then driving around with the top down. Communication was easy and quick. Can’t wait to drive it again.
Joseph Z. - July 7, 2018
BMW 7 Series 2018
Don’t look anywhere other than LUSO in San Diego! Fast, clean, fun and EASY are words I would use to describe my experience every time. I only rent from them when I am in town!
Sean C. - July 25, 2018
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2015
This was a great vehicle all around. Sunil was awesome and made everything extremely easy and convenient. I will definitely use this car again next time I am doing business in San Diego.
Nikos P. - March 12, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2010
Jay made the adventure seamless!!! From long before landing to him dropping me off curbside eased Any concerns about Turo! Please contact Jay whenever you're in San Diego!! You Will Not Be Disappointed!! Thanks Again Jay!
Joseph B. - April 19, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2007
Loved having a car with a retractable top in San Diego. Easyway folks were great to deal with. Pickup at airport and drop off at a location near the airport and then they drove us to our terminal. All very easy and straight-forward. I would rent from them again.
Thomas C. - April 30, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Brian is great. Super friendly and accommodating. He knows the area well and was quite helpful suggesting places to go and things to see during my stay in San Diego. The car is excellent. Lots of fun to drive if that's your thing. It's quick and handles well, plus the engine noises and exhaust note are pleasurable. It's also comfortable, smooth, and quiet if you're looking for that. Not much else to say. I wouldn't hesitate to rent this car from Brian again if given the opportunity.
Matt F. - August 5, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2011
Shaun is the man! He is a very sincere and phenomenal businessman! He is willing to go above and beyond to ensure that you have a wonderful time doing business with him! And I did! Whether you are renting or buying from his lot, you cannot go wrong! His lot at Bozzuto Motors has a huge selection of sports cars that will fulfill anyone’s desire in being able to drive one. His lot is full of sports cars, suvs, and sedans and I was lucky enough to drive a 328i that was perfect in handling the road in front of me! It was an awesome time! I hope to get another vehicle from this guy in the future! This was hands down the best choice I made for a weekend vehicle when I came across his account on Turo! I wouldn’t be anything less than happy to do business with him again!
Michael C. - August 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Will never go back to car rentals! Will most likely stick with Easyway as well! Very helpful and does all they can!! Great cars to choose from! Fair prices by far!! The convertible BMW IS THE BOMB👍👍💗
Kara G. - August 21, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Awesome trip! Thank you for making everything easy and communicating well. I knew exactly what to expect. I’ll never rent cars the same! Turo is definitely the way to go. Thank you Josh! I’ll see you my next trip to San Diego.
Shaun W. - August 6, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2011
Great first experience with Turo. Logistics were a breeze. It really put my mind at ease. I don’t think I’ll be renting cars from traditional companies going forward. Josh was great, the car was in great shape and having a hard top convertible in San Diego really upped the fun of my trip overall.
Dave G. - August 28, 2018
BMW M2 2018
Easy pickup and drop off. Great rate for a fantastic car. Lots of other cool car in their fleet. I'm a fan. I'd rent from Luso again. Their location right across from the airport makes them ideal for people visiting San Diego that need a cool rental car.
Eric L. - December 11, 2018
BMW M4 2018
I did a lot of research on Luso prior to renting, and the reviews honestly speak for themselves. Super clean car, friendly and helpful lot attendant, and extremely accessible location from the San Diego Airport. Will absolutely rent from Luso again and would 100% recommend.
John O. - November 10, 2018
BMW M4 2018
A great company to rent from. The M4 was a ton of fun and seemed well maintained. Communication was good and the vehicle was easy enough to find. It seems that they change up cars fairly frequently. I look forward to renting from them the next time I am in San Diego.
Ryan K. - February 10, 2019
BMW i3 2016
Renting the car with LUSO was very straightforward and easy and we can fully recommend it. We rented an electric car (bmw i3), which was a first for us. All-electric distance was limited. We were not well prepared to first register via an app to be able to charge on the road. That took us some extra time. Also the charging itself did indeed take some extra time which we did not have in the end. It makes sense to plan that in advance. Other than that driving the electric bmw i3 was a lot of fun.
Rasmus P. - March 29, 2018
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe 2016
Outstanding service. He was very help on my trip and I was very reasonable with slight adjustments. Definitely will keep in touch. Great personality and service. Recommend for everyone! Beautiful Car for bmw lovers like myself.
Rashaud D. - May 18, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Thank you for the prompt communication Tatiana & ANDREY! It was a delightful treat to myself/ourselves. ANDREY presented the car in top condition & walked me through the car features, especially how to easily put the top down and put it back. The car was immaculate. This beautiful luxurious car presented like a “brand new” car honestly — at only 41,000 miles. Such a pleasant smooth ride. This car is a head turner, so fun to drive around San Diego, for the wedding that we attended. Wish we would have had more time to tour around in the car… Next time! Would highly recommend Tatiana & her brother. I would definitely rent again. I plan to be back next month. Thank you!
Donna L. - July 14, 2019
BMW I8 2019
Awesome experience. Brian is great to work with and the car is fantastic. Would definitely rent from him again.
Ryan P. - August 19, 2019

Local San Diego favorites

A taste of the islands on the mainland, San Diego is equal parts mellow getaway and bustling metropolis. Book a car and cruise the coast for some epic SoCal vistas and adventures.

  • The San Diego Zoo Safari Park

  • For those of us who can’t swing a trip to the Serengeti, the Safari Park is an exceptional local alternative. A short drive up to Escondido for the day will transport you a million miles away.

  • North Park

  • An artsy neighborhood just north of the zoo, North Park is overflowing with boutiques, cafes, bars, galleries, and the North Park Farmers Market.

  • Ocean Beach

  • No trip to SD is complete without a beach trip. Drive your Turo car down to OB, rent a board, ride some waves, and finish off the day with "the world’s best burgers" at Hodad’s.