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Shamsul H. All-Star Host
6,416 trips Joined Jul 2015
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It was a great, easy experience!
Trish - July 8, 2018
MIHAIL A. All-Star Host
1,445 trips Joined Oct 2015
Typically responds in 11 minutes

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Seamless drop off and pickup to/from where we were staying which was super helpful. Mihail was great and communication was excellent. Smooth, comfortable ride. Thank you!!
Liise - June 29, 2019

Average ratings in Kailua (4.9 stars)

Subaru Forester 2014
My wife and I decided last minute to go on a trip to Kona to see family and decided on the earliest flight (5:30 am) Michael was able to accommodate us the best way possible. Michael was able to have the Subaru at the location we wanted at 5:30 am! The Subaru ran very well, the AC was cold, and the gas lasted a while!!! We truly recommend the Subaru to anyone who is looking to have fun on the Big Island while having lots of car space and spend very little on gas. Thank you Michael and Ohana for accommodating us!
Chance K. - June 25, 2019
BMW 1 Series 2012
Please take care of Emilia's car. My wife and I spent three days touring the Big Island in Emilia's spotless and well cared for car. It was the perfect choice for our trip. The car runs and drives better than new. She has a little notebook with info on operation of the cars standard features and the ones she has added (like bluetooth connectivity). Communication was great and the pickup and dropoff at the airport was very convenient. All to gether the best Turo experience I've had. Mahalo Emilia!
Gregory R. - June 27, 2019
Ford Escape 2009
John quite honestly it’s just a phenomenal human being, this was our first time using turo and first time taking a big vacation, everything that could go wrong for us did, major flight delays, landing on the wrong island... John was overwhelming accommodating changing his own personal plans several times, he took at least the worry of our car rental off our plate, his car is exactly as stated, Ice cold air... John was simply amazing, thank you John!
Michael K. - July 8, 2019
Toyota Camry 2012
Jeff's car was perfect. The whole trip, we only gassed up once! A/c was cold and pick up/ drop off was super easy. I would reccomend a hybrid instead of any Jeep on Big Island as you can't take the rental Jeeps off road anyways so you might as well save some gas money!
Miguel M. - July 9, 2019
Chevrolet Malibu 2012
The rental car was in perfect condition and worked awesome for our family of 4! The owners were so friendly, helpful and accommodating! They even gave us tips on traveling around the island. Easiest pick-up from the airport ever!
Josh H. - June 21, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2007
We rented a jeep from Patricio to explore the Big Island. Pick-up and drop off was so easy at KOA. Everything was fine until we went up to Mauna Kea. There was a mechanical issue with the car - the shifting cable broke and I was unable to get the car in gear. Cell phone communication is very spotty in this area. We were able to reach Patricio and figured out what the problem was. A Ranger stopped by to assist and thankfully he was mechanically inclined. He was was able to set the cars gears to 4wd L and D1, so we could get off the mountain without riding the brakes. We made it all the down without incident. We tried contacting Turo many times and got through to a recording saying estimated wait time under a minute and they never picked up. So in our moment of need, Turo was totally absent. VERY DISAPPOINTING. Thankfully, Patricio was on top of things. He drove one hour to meet us at the bottom of the mountain. He was able to replace the cable and we were on our way. Patricio provided great customer service above and beyond. He could have said deal with Turo but he didn't. I highly recommend renting from Patricio. You'll be in good hands.
Andrew B. - July 15, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Car was in great condition and ran smoothly throughout our entire trip around the Big Island. Jay was very easy to communicate/coordinate with and was always prompt to answer and resolve any or our questions or concerns. Great way to explore the Big Island!
Jacob Y. - July 15, 2019
Jeep Wrangler JK 2018
This is an awesome car. We took is all over the island and had a blast. It’s confortable, clean and easy to drive. Sam was really easy to work with too. He met us at the airport and within minutes we were off enjoying our vacation.
Presley W. - June 28, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Mike is really easy to talk with, very accommodating and generous— the car was immaculate and beautiful. Thanks so much for the chance to try driving a Tesla Model 3! It was an amazing experience—and I would highly recommend this to anyone able to plan a vacation with an electric vehicle!
Tori M. - July 8, 2019
Nissan Xterra 2013
Jorge.... literally.....the heart on this guy.... not only was he amazingly courteous and went out of his way for us, he assisted us with our rental only weeks out of heart surgery!!... he was so chill and easy going! The car was awesome as well! He made pick up and drop off incredibly easy for us. Super fast and communicative as well!! Would definitely recommend and rate A+++!
Kathleen L. - July 9, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Kaleo was very flexible and responsive which makes him great to work with. The car worked great for the purpose for which we needed and Kaleo met up with us mid trip when we got a little paranoid. We had never driven a jeep before and weren’t expecting to shift manually the all wheel drive - thinking all of it was automatic. I got the car to show my family around where I used to live and knew I’d need 4wd to get any of the places I needed to go safely. He also gave my husband tips on places to go because he can’t help but ask for advice, and was very pleased with the food recommendations Kaleo provided. Kaleo was also understanding when the airline lost my luggage and caused us to be delayed at pickup with airline paperwork. The one downfall for me specifically was that this vehicle has dark tinted rear windows making visibility at night difficult for reversing. If you have poor night vision, you may want to consider a different vehicle from Kaleo. Otherwise (no issues with night vision), this is an awesome vehicle to rent, especially if you are looking for something that you are able to take off top and drive around. I highly recommend renting a vehicle from Kaleo!
Elizabeth A. - July 9, 2019
Mazda 3 2012
April is so kind and the car is clean and well functioned. The trip was perfect since the car saved our time and the cool AC. April helped us out to pickup and return the car effectively. I will definitely choose again April’s car.
DONG UK K. - July 8, 2019
Hyundai Accent 2016
Joshua made it easy to pick up & deliver the car to the airport parking lot. The car ran great & was reliable the whole trip. We would definitely recommend renting his car if you are visiting the Kona area!
Maureen R. - July 10, 2019
Toyota 4Runner 2017
Everything about the trip was awesome. Secondary to needing a car for the week, I wanted to test drive the new 4Runner. I think I've decided to get one for my next vehicle. Thanks again, Nue!
Drew M. - July 10, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2018
Kona Auto Center is the best! Great car, incredible customer service and communication was perfect. Thanks to Suki and KAC!!
Leonard W. - July 4, 2019
Ford Escape 2017
My experience with Mark was first class in every aspect. Everything exceeded my expectations and that's a rare thing to find. I'm well traveled and I was very impressed from the moment I first contacted him about the logistics of picking the car up to dropping the car off. The car was super nice and Mark gave me great island tips including a gorgeous Bay to visit that I'd never heard of in prior trips. If you want a hassle free experience that includes a nice car from a very kind and competent person then choose this listing with Mark. Everything will be top notch and you'll be sooo glad you did!
Cindy C. - July 3, 2019
Dodge Grand Caravan 2011
Trip went great, car was clean easy to pick up at the airport. Kea was flexible on extending trip for a day or two.
Stephen H. - July 17, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2015
Anthony was amazing! The car was perfect and Anthony was super chill! First time turo user and Anthony made it so easy
Alicia L. - June 20, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2017
Kaleo was great to communicate with. The car was clean and well maintained, and got amazing fuel economy. He was flexible with our arrival and drop-off times and was so nice.
Sarah P. - June 22, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2011
I would highly recommend renting from Cher ! I had a really good experience ! She helped a lot to make the rental as convenient as it could be for me from pick up to return. I would definitely book with her again when I come back on the Island :)
Caroline P. - June 23, 2019
Kia Soul 2018
kaleidoscope was Extremely easy. Communication was great. Car was clean and worked well. Thanks Kaleo
Christina B. - June 24, 2019
Ford Mustang 2015
Great communication and willingness to work with the customer . Car was clean , ran well, and we really enjoyed cruising the island in a convertible . Thanks Josh !
Dawn S. - June 23, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2015
Renting from Randy went very smooth. We got picked up from the airport and dropped off to the airport. The car was clean. It had no orders. Ac was working. Everything went smoothly. I would recommend anybody who needs to rent a car, rent from Randy.
Erichson S. - June 27, 2019
BMW 1 Series 2012
Thanks for the great experience! Easy pickup and return at the airport. A fun car, too!
Noel J. - June 22, 2019
Hyundai Sonata 2011
Jason was a nice and friendly guy. He made our trip go easier. Great communication. Would rent from him again!
Isaac H. - July 1, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Kaleo was very friendly and gave us suggestions on where to go on the big island. The jeep was perfect for our trip. Fun to drive and got us where we wanted to go.
Susumu T. - July 1, 2019
Toyota Tacoma 2008
Fantastic car to take us around big island which was crucial for seeing all that we wanted to see! Cody was very easy going and pick up and drop off was incredibly easy! Definitely recommend 👍🏼
James T. - July 1, 2019
Ford Mustang 2015
This was a great car. It was so neat. Rode perfect!
Raion B. - July 2, 2019
Dodge Journey 2017
So great. Justin and Erika made this sooo hassle free and easy. Thank you so much for a great car and amazing communication!
Beth V. - July 2, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2017
I recommend Rebecca to everyone. The car was great and perfect in every way. She is very easy to communicate with! She is a great person I will for sure rent her car again next time I return!
Dean R. - July 2, 2019
Toyota Yaris 2008
Mahalo for your car! I had a great time and part of. Getting the car was very easy and it serves me well! Will definitely do it again in the future
Daniel G. - June 25, 2019
Jeep Patriot 2016
Christian was amazing! He was very flexible and the car was so roomy and powerful. It fit 4 large bags for our family. The car was great when driving to the national park and up mountains!
Vivek B. - July 8, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2013
First, the Jeep was beautiful and it made it possible to see anything on the island. Second, they included a whole list of things that wouldn't come with any other car (Yeti cooler, beach chairs/towels, guide book..) Third, she met us at the airport as our plane was landing and made the drop off extremely easy. She was very nice and accommodating during the whole process. Could not have been happier with this experience. Thanks Ashley.
Don K. - July 12, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2010
Awesome experience for our trip to the Bog Island!
Logan R. - July 11, 2019
Kia Sportage 2015
As a first time user; I’d certainly recommend this service to anyone considering a trip to the big island. The convince and quality of the service was outstanding. See you next time. 👍
Darren C. - July 12, 2019
Honda CR-V 2006
John and Kathy are very friendly and accommodating. Great communication too! The car is reliable and easy to drive. Thanks for a great experience!
Karen D. - July 13, 2019
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2016
Great experience great car great pickup and drop off
Jad G. - July 7, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
The car was fantastic! Excellent quality and really fun to drive
Nadin T. - July 14, 2019
Honda Fit 2013
Great car, we had an amazing time on the island. Communication with Lee was really good, she gave clear instructions for pick up.
Gaby B. - July 15, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2010
Trip was awesome. Keep was just what we needed
Jasyn R. - July 7, 2019
Nissan Altima 2015
The car was in great condition and got excellent gas mileage. Kary made pick up and drop off incredibly easy. She included reusable bags so that we could avoid the plastic bag fee at grocery stores. Kary even greeted us with a goody bag at pickup!
Courtney B. - July 8, 2019
Honda Fit 2013
Lee is very responsive and flexible person. The car is comfortable and very gas friendly. I totally recommend renting this vehicle.
Ivonne P. - July 8, 2019
Subaru Forester 2014
Perfect car for exploring the island! Great gas mileage and a comfortable ride! The host was easily reachable and fantastic!
Brolin B. - June 27, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2014
Had a great time exploring the big island with my friends. Christel was very pleasant. Thank you for allowing us to use your car.
Stacey F. - June 28, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2015
David was very helpful with suggestions when we arrived. During the trip we had a few questions and he responded promptly.
John D. - June 28, 2019
Infiniti QX4 2001
Kathy was super convenient and communicative and bonus full of awesome tips for vacationing. Top notch! Thx
John H. - July 7, 2019
Julia Bree
Hyundai Accent 2016
Josh was very friendly and prompt, and his car was just as reliable and amazing for exploring a land full of natures gems!
Julia Bree H. - July 9, 2019
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2016
Great car, super easy process & great owner.
Mark V. - July 3, 2019
Davide Carlo
Toyota Camry 2012
Jeff was my first Turo experience and I can say it was just perfect from the communication to the pick up. The car was super clean and comfy. It was a pleasure to drive it and discover Big Islands in such good conditions. I really recommend it!!
Davide Carlo D. - July 4, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2015
Great island car to get us around. Very very convenient pick up and drop off for us at KONA airport. Good on gas! The only downside was that since the island is so big and everything is spread out I think we exceeded 400 miles so our wallets will feel that extra charge. Thank you Anthony!
Michael P. - July 7, 2019
Nissan Xterra 2013
Car was excellent, and curbside pickup was a huge bonus!
Gabriel M. - July 6, 2019
Dodge Journey 2017
Justin and Erika came to our rescue after finding it difficult to secure a vehicle. The car was perfect for our family and Justin and Erika went above and beyond to assist us and be flexible around us. The car was clean, well maintained and drove well. We would highly recommend
Rebecca H. - July 12, 2019
Dodge Grand Caravan 2013
We had an entirely positive experience!! They were prompt to pick us up and drop off was a breeze. We enjoyed the bonus beach pack they included with our week rental. Highly recommend!!
Stephanie L. - July 6, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2017
100% would rent again! Rebecca would respond pretty well so it was easy to get in touch for any questions I had. Definitely made my vacation to Hawaii hassle free after the plane ride.
Gabriel C. - July 12, 2019
Nissan Altima 2015
Kary was amazing! Great, friendly and seamless communication. Sincere and quality hospitality and experience! I look forward to my next trip to Hawaii!
Ann D. - July 16, 2019
Ford Explorer 2015
Great Rental. Frank was awesome to work with.
Scott D. - July 17, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2015
We had an amazing time with the family and using this very cool Jeep. Jonathan was great, a perfect and professional host. We would definitely use again. Lots of compliments on this vehicle. It truly enhanced the experience of our trip. I came back from this trip wanting to buy a Jeep. Jonathan made using Turo a breeze. Mahalo
Brian B. - July 17, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Kaleo is an honest man and very helpful. Cool dude, that is reliable to answer any questions for any visitor to this island. Great trip! Highly recommend his vehicle and service.
Eddie A. - July 17, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2015
Amazing car for the big island. Roxelle was amazing and will definitely rent from her again 🤙🏽
Mack P. - July 8, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2013
April's car was squeaky clean and in perfect condition. The total mile allowance and mileage was perfect for the trip. She communicated promptly, and was very helpful. 5 star rental. Would recommend highly!
Bodhi S. - May 21, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2009
Patricio was really good, he drop off the vehicle at the airport an hr earlier than what we had got the vehicle. We didnt have any problems with the vehicle at all. I definitely recommend using his vehicles
Arlex M. - June 19, 2019
Kia Forte 2016
Amazing service, would rate 5+ Will request kaleo every time I visit big island!
Olivia G. - June 19, 2019
Nissan Rogue 2016
Kristi was an amazing host and answered any / all our questions quickly.
Esther K. - June 21, 2019
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2016
We couldnt have this much fun without SantaFe :) Mahalo
Seungchul C. - June 23, 2019
Charles Louis
Jeep Wrangler 2013
Totally awesome capable vehicle. It handled everything we wanted do in style. Lots of cool points while cruising the island.
Charles Louis M. - June 26, 2019
Toyota RAV4 2018
Tod was great! Quick communication, super easy pick up/drop off. Vehicle was cleans and in great condition. All around amazing experience. I will definitely rent from Tod again.
Valerie V. - June 25, 2019
Honda Civic 2017
Everything was so nice and easy!,
Kevin I. - June 23, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2009
Fun ride to travel around the island. Patricio is great to work with and made everything easy for us. Loved the surfboard!
Caitlin M. - June 30, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2016
Thank you so much, we really enjoyed renting the Jeep! Pick up and drop off was a breeze!
Jennifer C. - July 2, 2019
Ford Escape 2017
Mark was great he made everything extremely easy for us being that it was our first time on the island
David C. - July 5, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2013
Amazing Jeep ! You will not be disappointed. Thanks Johnnie!
Makai G. - July 5, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2015
Super great ride! Great guy as well. Definitely my go to.
Christian S. - July 4, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2019
What a sweet ride! Great gas mileage too.
Michael M. - July 8, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2016
Mia was on time and very nice towards my family and I.
Melissa P. - July 8, 2019
Chevrolet Express 2016
Anthony was great, helped us out as needed.
Romero H. - July 8, 2019
Ford Fiesta 2011
There is no way the Turo experience could have gone any better. There was no expectation that wasn't delivered. A five star ratting. Mahalos Cher!
Kirk S. - July 13, 2019
Chevrolet Express 2016
Great Van for large groups! There was nine of us with luggage and clubs. Will do this next time with Anthony.😎🌴
Greg F. - July 15, 2019
Ford Escape 2017
Mark was great and his Ford Escape was in mint condition. He met us at the airport for our pick up and then allowed us to keep the vehicle a few more hours to accommodate us on our departure. Highly recommend mark for anybody needing a vehicle while in Kona. Thanks again Mark.
Chad A. - July 15, 2019
Clinton Curt
Dodge Grand Caravan 2010
First time to use Turo and couldn't be more pleased. The pick up and drop off was hassle free. Our incoming flight was delayed over 5 hours but Kea was so nice and willing to accommodate us. The van was clean and perfect for our needs. I would definitely recommend going through Kea to rent a vehicle while staying on The Big Island.
Clinton Curt P. - June 29, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Seamless drop off and pickup to/from where we were staying which was super helpful. Mihail was great and communication was excellent. Smooth, comfortable ride. Thank you!!
Liise W. - June 29, 2019
Toyota 4Runner 2017
First customer for the 4Runner, highly recommend it. The truck was helpful in more ways than a Jeep, & for a better price. Nue was a solid guy, picked us up @ the airport & dropped us off. Definitely going back to him when I come back to Hawai‘i Island.
Davis N. - June 28, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2013
Man he was awesome, informative, personable, accommodating, just a great dude 💕🤙
Amanda B. - July 8, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2009
Patricio was incredibly accommodating and his Jeep Wrangler was outstanding at tackling anything on the big island! 10/10 would book with him again. Mahalo!
Michael P. - July 8, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2016
Charles’Jeep is just what one needs on the big island. Pick up and return couldn’t be easier and everything went smoothly. If you find yourself in the big island , do yourself a favor and rent from Charles!
Pengcheng H. - July 9, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2017
Brandy is so nice and helpful.l, also very flexible with return. I was unable to to return to airport and she let me to change return location. Very fast response in text. She gave us a lot of information about local view points. She also brought us some hi-chew, my favorite candy, with lilokoi and pineapple flavor which is only supplied in Hawaii.
Luyao Z. - June 28, 2019
Nissan Frontier 2017
Grant was super easy to work with and his vehicle was clean, worked and ran great!
Mick B. - June 30, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2015
Ashley was very accommodating. Her Jeep is amazing and I would highly recommend this for Kona. It’s not a regular Jeep - it’s very much upgraded with bigger wheels and lifted. Works great for the bumpy Kona roads in some areas and you would look like a total rockstar in this thing. Thank you Ashley! Mahalo!
Teofiles A. - July 9, 2019
Kia Sedona 2017
The van was perfect for our big family and the communication was outstanding! I would definitely use this service again!
Lin W. - July 10, 2019
Nissan Rogue 2009
Awesome host. Drop off and pick up were a breeze. Perfect vehicle for a group of 5 visiting the island. The rogue was clean and just what we needed.
Meagan L. - July 3, 2019
Ford Explorer 2013
Nia's communication, punctuality, and helpfulness were awesome! The vehicle was very clean and worked great for our family. Pickup and return couldn't have been easier. Highly recommend!
Elizabeth D. - July 12, 2019