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Average ratings in Santa Monica (4.9 stars)

Audi A6 2012
Wonderful car in pristine condition. Drove from Santa Monica to Newport Beach and back and it was efficient, comfortable and fun. The car is very affordably priced for such an awesome ride. Kairi was very easy to communicate with, punctual and the pickup & drop-off took less than five minutes each. I will definitely be renting this vehicle again. Best luxury vehicle deal off of Montana!
Tyler M. - October 1, 2018
Ford Mustang 2017
Tatiany was lovely, the car was clean and drove great, and location super convenient for Santa Monica. Highly recommended.
Edwin W. - April 13, 2019
Maserati Ghibli 2017
The car was fantastic! And the best, not only did they drop the car off at my place in Santa Monica, they dropped it off the night before giving me extra time at no charge! The car was super fast on the freeway, inside it was a luxury sedan but when you hit the accelerator, the head jerks back. Great car and great people! Very affordable. THANK YOU!
William M. - March 6, 2018
Toyota Corolla 2017
Samuele’s car was perfect for us! We used it to drive from Santa Monica to Malibu for a wedding. Easy drop off and return!
Amanda C. - April 7, 2019
FIAT 500 2013
Rozina was excellent. We were staying in Santa Monica and she made it super easy with drop off and pick up. Amazing!!! Definitely rent from her
JoseAngel B. - May 27, 2018
Toyota Prius c 2014
The Prius is a dream to drive and the Santa Monica location makes it great to rent when flying into LAX.
Eric J. - December 23, 2018
FIAT 500 2013
Loved the ease of drop off and pick up. Couldn’t have been easier. The car itself is super cute! Sunroof was the best driving out to Malibu from Santa Monica!!
Freddy R. - June 5, 2019
Toyota Camry Solara 2007
I had a collection of appointments with clients throughout downtown Santa Monica and instead of ubering everywhere I decided to try Turo. I was late to pick up the car but Joyce was very accommodating. I got in, got out, and dropped off the car. It was all easy.
Randy G. - April 30, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Wow, the car was perfect, and a pleasure to drive. Robert was a great host and made everything so easy. Pickup in Santa Monica actually worked out perfect for our trip from Texas. The beach view was awesome and we grabbed breakfast close to the pier.
Stephen R. - February 18, 2019
Hyundai Sonata 2008
Michal's Hyundai Sonata provided good value for a one day excursion. He made the process an easy self-service process with clear directions and easy access. He was friendly and quick to answer texts. The car was in good mechanical condition and had a comfortable, lived in feel. I would be happy to rent from him again if I am in Santa Monica.
Tom F. - April 28, 2018
FIAT 500 2013
Richard and Rozina have been super helpful. I’ve picked up the car in Santa Monica and was able to drop it of in Marina Del Rey. Which made my day!! I didn’t have to go back with the bus or any other transportation. The car is so cute and perfect for LA! Thank you!!! I will be renting again.
Bojana N. - May 9, 2018
Toyota Prius v 2015
Quick response from owner. Car has great gas mileage and easy to drive. Last day, I was staying near LAX and I asked owner to return a car at my hotel. Then he was willing to accept my offer instead of return at Santa Monica where I picked the car up.
Noboru S. - February 21, 2018
Nissan Versa 2008
The car we opted for was perfect for our travels around Santa Monica, the car was basic and simple to use. The pick up location was very accessible to us. The guys were extremely helpful with any questions and queries I had. 100% would recommend to a friend for the future
Becky B. - August 23, 2018
Porsche 911 2014
5⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ everything about this trip and car was flawless Pick up and drop off was an ease. It’s close to Santa Monica and the PCH. Also a plus was I was able to leave my car parked at the pick up location Easy communication and flexibility when it came down to pick up and drop off The car is phenomenal. A monster of the road I opened her up on the freeway and PCH, she didn’t disappoint. The engine just screaming behind you when you’re at full throttle. Car just drops and goes!! Handling like no other. Zipped in an out of laggers Hands down amazing car and I’d rent again
Johnny J. - April 9, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Where do I start... Shy is a great host! He is very kind, helpful, and caring. He truly wants you to have the best experience possible when renting a vehicle from him. He has a great selection of cars from your basic car rental to your fast weekend car. I rented the BMW M3 CS and it was unbelievable! The car drives amazing with perfect amount of power to keep you grinning to keep on going. I am so happy with my experience with Shy and this car that I have already planned on renting the car again! Thank you so much Shy!! You’re amazing
Cameron B. - June 24, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Perfect Mustang to take up the PCH with the top down and into the Santa Monica mountains for the day! Car was clean and fun to drive. I bought this very last minute (an hour beforehand) and not only was Rozina so flexible she was nice enough to offer suggestions and recommendations. First time Turo user here and Rozina set the bar high. I will definitely use Rozina again when I'm in need of a car and will refer all my friends. Don't think twice...book your trip today!
Jason M. - November 8, 2018
Lexus IS 350 C 2010
James was quick to reply to my messages, and the car made the whole trip! So much fun having a convertible to drive around sunny LA! Highly recommend James if you’re looking for a great deal on an awesome car rental! Thanks James!
EIleen M. - April 29, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Very nice car and a pleasure to deal with! Would definitely rent this car again!👍
Sean O. - July 11, 2019
Toyota Prius 2008
Perfect car for my quick vacation in LA. Henry was super responsive and really great to work with. Everything was super easy as well. Would rent again for sure.
Donald Y. - July 8, 2019
FIAT 500 2012
Easy rental car works well and nick is very friendly!
Poppy G. - July 9, 2019
Porsche 911 2014
I own a 991.2 Targa 4 S. And this car blew my mind. This Porsche Turbo S cab is the best Porsche on Turo hands down. Not sure why they have it on here for so cheap. They are great guys and easy to deal with. No hassle rental. Can’t wait to check out their other cars as well. Highly recommend you rent this for the price - don’t waste time with a 911 C2 / 4S.
Joshua O. - January 27, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2017
I'm Brazilian and when I rented in the app they delivered the car very fast in the hotel and they searched for it, it was very good and fast.
Debora S. - June 28, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Shy and his friend was very accommodating and easy to rent from. His M3 was in great condition, and the whole rental experience was awesome. Would rent from Shy again!
Alan K. - July 14, 2019
Kia Optima 2017
Mark’s car was wonderful for our trip in LA! The car was clean and in perfect condition. We are so happy we found it and booked it the night before with ease. Thanks Mark for making our trip easier:) highly recommend for anyone looking to rent a car in LA!
Ashi M. - August 23, 2018
Toyota Corolla 2017
Samuele was very wonderful to rent a car from! The car was spotless, full of gas, and ready to go promptly on time. It did VERY well on fuel, and was easy to drive. Samuele was a prompt communicator and very easy to deal with! I would definitely use him again!
Shawn H. - September 4, 2018
BMW M-Series 2019
Shy was a great host. Very accommodating and flexible. This car is truly one of a kind. We will definitely be taking her out again!
Shenelle G. - June 18, 2019
Ford Mustang 1965
Overall, I had a great experience renting Jeremy’s Mustang over Father’s Day Weekend. The process was easy, Jeremy was accommodating, and it brought back some great memories for a guy who used to own a few of ‘stangs in his 20s. Would rent again
Vicente C. - June 19, 2019
Ford Mustang 2019
I don't usually write long reviews but Joshua's 2019 Mustang deserves to be praised. Lots of new simple to use technology in this car. Digital dash, adaptive cruise control, heated and ventilated seats, ambient lighting, amazing sound system. I upgraded to the admin key package and that included track mode which made cruising up the canyons by the beach incredibly fun; amazing how much driving dynamics can change by flipping a switch. The Host is superb throughout the whole process. Appreciate it, man! Till next time.
Raul B. - June 20, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
If it’s available, rent it now. Solid experience and will rent again.
Ian M. - June 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Great ride! Edward was awesome to deal with.
Andrei O. - June 25, 2019
Michelle L
FIAT 500 2012
Nick is a stellar guy, very accommodating, excellent communication and perfectly punctual. I already asked him if he had more cars for future rental Options. I would definitely use him again. The car was perfect for what my daughter and I wanted an needed to complete our mother-daughter getaway. Thanks so much Nick!
Michelle L D. - June 18, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Amazing car and fantastic host! Ankit was very helpful in explaining everything about the car and the car was very clean and well kept. Thanks again!
Justin M. - June 23, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James’ Tesla was awesome! He explained everything I needed to know with the car and also answered all my questions. This was my first time using Turo and it all went according to plan. He also included 750 miles on the trip so it was a great deal! I would definitely rent from him again. I had no problems learning how to drive the Tesla and charging it was a breeze. Thanks, James!
Steve S. - May 13, 2019
Audi A6 2012
Great car and best of all, very easy to deal with! I will definitely rent again from them as needed. Very good price as well. I rented the car for 9 days straight. Great deal for a German car
Joey R. - May 14, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Wow this M3 CS is something else. I’ve driven the M3’s but this CS is on another level. Extremely well balanced, quick, great power delivery with a predictable torque curve. Definitely an awesome car. Shy was a great host who helped accommodate my short term rental and met me up without delay. Extremely professional and looking forward to renting from him again. Might I add Shy’s cars are always in new condition, always a pleasure
Alex M. - June 8, 2019
Ferrari California T 2015
Good trip all around. Thx guys!
Colin R. - July 1, 2019
Audi A4 2019
Beautiful car & nice drive. The car was clean and in great condition. Marine made the drop off and pick up easy. Highly recommended!
Victoria T. - July 8, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2017
Great car drives like butter. Super easy to pickup and return. No hassles. Clear communication. Highly recommended.
Karl R. - June 27, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James is very nice and communicative in explaining the function of the car.
Yuheng W. - June 25, 2019
Lamborghini Huracan 2015
This lambo is amazing! We only needed to take some photos and wow are the lines on this car sexy! The owner shy showed us around the car, we got to get the crazy power (V10!!), and that roaring exhaust. This car is truly a magnificent beast. Shy was a phenomenal host and truly helped a accommodate our needs.
Sammy Y. - June 30, 2019
BMW i8 2015
Very great car highly recommend!
Ryan S. - June 24, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2016
Smooth and easy experience. Will rent again
Jason C. - June 28, 2019
Toyota Prius 2008
Very good rate, nice car, good mileage...very good host...
Dixit N. - June 27, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Behzad was a great host! Easy to communicate and arrange pick up. Mustang is awesome! Would rent again for sure.
Andrei O. - June 28, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Awesome car and great service from Shy. Highly recommended!
Aman S. - June 29, 2019
Ford Mustang 2019
Wonderful car to drive! Had a blast every moment behind the wheel. The owner was great to work with. Highly recommend!!
Elizabeth F. - July 7, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2018
Went well overall. Car as described and Daniel is super friendly.
Matt S. - July 3, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Behzad was an awesome host! The car was clean, in great condition and of course a ton of fun to drive :) It also happened that the pickup/drop-off is ridiculously close to my office, which made the experience even smoother.
Nicole J. - July 6, 2019
Ford Shelby GT350 2018
Tyler is very friendly and helpful. The car is... well it’s a Shelby - an awesome drivers car that is surprisingly accommodating unless you invite her to behave badly. I never listened to the radio once during the drive - the car just sounds amazing.
Arif H. - July 7, 2019
Rolls-Royce Ghost 2013
An amazing car!!! Everything was handled very professionally. Would definitely use this car again.
Karin B. - July 9, 2019
Honda S2000 2003
Zaki was very accommodating and the car was amazing. He keeps the car in wonderful shape mechanically. It was an absolute blast to drive. He’s also a really nice guy and we ended up chatting for quite a while when I returned the car. 10/10 experience, would definitely recommend 👍
Jonathan G. - July 10, 2019
Kia Optima 2018
This is a new car. Very clean and perfectly functional with great safety features. Mark was also communicative, which made pick up and return easy. Thank you!
Erika M. - July 1, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
Great. You dont have oter choices. A sunny day along the beach with a his car,. There is no option!!!. Flexible and perfect service. Roger - Norway
Roger M. - July 3, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2018
Everything was perfect and the car was amazing! It was a pleasure working with Levon
Marcellino M. - July 6, 2019
Ford Mustang 2017
Great car and great communicator. Tatiany was a pleasure to work with and the car was great.
Tom C. - July 16, 2019
Nissan Versa 2014
Beckie is very responsive and was flexible with a time change. I would rent again.
David S. - July 8, 2019
Ford C-Max Hybrid 2013
Very professional and efficient. Unfortunately I fell asleep when they came to pick the car up. Jet lag. Person picking up the car was very upset naturally
William M. - July 18, 2019
Tesla Model S 2014
My wife and I took Michael’s Tesla up the PCH to San Francisco and it could not have gone more smoothly. What a great car and easy rental experience!
Christopher T. - May 24, 2019
Volkswagen Eos 2012
Thanks. Had a good experience using Turo for the first time
Jordan H. - June 20, 2019
Toyota Prius c 2013
This Prius C was a perfect car for a weekend trip to Santa Barbara. Raul was very responsive and timely. Would definitely rent again!
Katie P. - April 23, 2019
Lexus IS 350 C 2010
James was great to meet and friendly to deal with. The car performed wonderfully and was a joy to drive. Would rent again.
Max S. - April 21, 2019
Ford Mustang 2019
This rental is great for anyone looking to have a good time during their drive. This car packs power with a roar. Would definitely rent again.
Harjot G. - May 29, 2019
Porsche 911 2014
Awesome car, would definitely rent again. Shy was great and the whole trip went smoothly! 5 stars
Matthew L. - May 12, 2019
BMW I8 2019
From the start Shy was amazing. The car was awesome, clean, super fun. I’ve driven both the regular i8 and now the roadster. They are night and day different cars. The roadster even handles better. Driving around town nothing gets more attention. I have driven lambo’s, Ferrari’s and other exotics this one takes the cake as far as attention. Thanks again!
Alex M. - May 11, 2019
Porsche 911 2018
Car is EPIC too much fun to drive!!! Best value on Turo. Definitely will be renting again. Easy pick up and drop off. Good amount of miles per day so you’re not watching the odometer worrying if you’ll go over the limit.
Keith P. - May 13, 2019
Lexus IS 350 C 2010
Car was the topping to our trip!! Enjoyed driving it around with the top down enjoying the sites of Cali!! James made it super smooth and convenient for pick up and drop off. Will def rent again. Thank you for everything!! :)
Fany T. - May 8, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James was amazing from the pickup to the return. He was very through in explaining the cars functionality and made it a pleasure to drive. Would definitely rent from James in the future when I am back in Los Angeles.
Wayne D. - May 24, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Great host!! Vehicle is packed with all features! Auto pilot is extremely useful.
Deividas A. - July 3, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Great ride and smooth process!
Julie M. - July 4, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
James is incredibly accommodating and his Model 3 is awesome.
Frederic L. - July 8, 2019
Volkswagen Eos 2012
beautiful beast of a machine + great host
Nikisha V. - July 11, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
David was great! Clear, easy instructions that made my weekend get away that much better.
Rene P. - July 8, 2019
Audi A4 2009
Good communication, smooth experience.
Tomek P. - June 26, 2019
FIAT 500e 2017
Excellent! They made everything super easy and convenient for me.
Layla S. - July 10, 2019
Toyota Prius 2007
Loved driving this Prius and Yaussu was so pleasant to work with!
Kourtney K. - July 4, 2019
Porsche 718 Boxster 2018
Amazing experience, the perfect solution in LA.
Maxime A. - July 11, 2019
Honda Civic 2016
One of the best cars on Turo. Will rent again sometime in the future.
Marcellos H. - March 17, 2019
Volkswagen Golf GTI 2018
It is an awesome experience working with Kameron! He was very friendly and made sure the rental was everything we expected. The car was the perfect vehicle for our trip.; a smooth ride yet sporty, great gas mileage, and comfortable. I will be renting again from Kameron!
Mac Y. - April 2, 2019
Audi A5 2018
Andrew is an absolute pleasure to deal with! He was super responsive and accommodating. Our trip could not have been any smoother thanks to him. And the car is in great shape super fun to drive too! You should definitely rent Andrew’s Audi and not think twice about it!
Jana B. - April 15, 2019
BMW I8 2019
Shy was awesome. Pick up and drop off was super easy. The car was exceptionally clean and made for the perfect day. I would highly recommend renting from Shy whenever you’re in the area!
Patrick S. - May 26, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
We had a good time renting this mustang! The car itself was fun to drive and the communication with Rozina was super easy! Thanks
Larissa S. - April 23, 2019
Porsche Boxster 2014
Excellent experience, great car, lots of fun for a warm LA day. Rozina was awesome. Would definitely rent from her again!
Ian G. - April 23, 2019
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class 2009
Yasaman was great! Pickup and drop off was a breeze. The car ran beautifully and it was a lot of fun to drive with the top down in sunny LA. Would highly recommend and would rent again next time I visit! Thanks Yasaman :)
Tarek I. - April 20, 2019
Tesla Model S 2018
Was my first time driving a Tesla - it’s both easy and a pleasure to drive, but the whole thing was helped enormously by Michael’s introduction to the car and how best to charge / use the autopilot.
Frank L. - April 20, 2019
Ford Mustang 2018
There’s nothing better than a convertible at the beach and Behzad’s Mustang certainly fit the bill. The level of communication between us was great and the convenience in pick up, and drop off, worked very well given where I was staying. I would both, rent from Behzad again and recommend him and his car. Thanks Behzad.
Samuel S. - June 16, 2019
Porsche 911 2014
Great car in great condition! Shy was a pleasure to work with and very accommodating. Will rent from him again!
Joel K. - April 26, 2019
Ford Mustang 2017
Great car, great renter. Couldn't have been easier.
Shalom A. - April 20, 2019
Ford Mustang 2019
A+ rental experience. The 2019 Mustang was a pleasure to drive. It came clean and with a full tank. Communication was easy. Pleasure to do business with. I’ll be renting again, thanks!
Raul B. - June 5, 2019
Volkswagen Eos 2012
Yasaman’s car made our trip to Palm Springs 10times better!
Ryan T. - June 5, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
Great car! David was easy to work with, will rent w him again.
Greg M. - June 6, 2019