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Top hosts in Washington, DC

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Wilmer E. All-Star Host
1,690 trips Joined Jun 2017
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Recent reviews

From start to finish Wilmer helped make our trip hassle free. The Jeep was ready and waiting for us to pick up as scheduled. Not only is the vehicle beautiful and clean, but it rides great too. It was nice to ride around downtown DC with the top down, taking in the views. Communication is key and Wilmer was great at helping to make arrangements that worked well for everyone. He was a pleasure to work with and the car was perfect for our weekend. Thank you Wilmer!
Erik - May 19, 2019
Perfect trip! Good communication, right on time with pickup and dropoff, car was exactly as described. Thank you!
Doug - May 29, 2019
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Elshan B. All-Star Host
2,070 trips Joined Jan 2018
Typically responds within 1 minute

Recent reviews

Second time renting but with different vehicle. Great experience, courteous, and easy to schedule drop off. I made this rental last minute for an emergency trip and was very pleased with the level of flexibility and professional communication. Would highly recommend.
Ashley - April 1, 2019
We had a great trip in Washington with the help of this car. elshan provided the car with a delightful way. The car is very clean, and it has no scent, easy to drive. When I asked some questions about the car, he always replied quickly. It was a great experience driving this car.
Kejin - April 9, 2019

Average ratings in Washington (4.9 stars)

Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 2016
Awesome and easy rental, great truck loved it.
AHMAD M. - May 30, 2019
BMW X3 2009
Orlando made pickup and return at Dulles airport a hassle-free experience. The rental was a big help while visiting my Mom.
Ethan D. - May 19, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2018
Literally the best ride ever!!!! Dereck was very professional very communicated. I even extended the ride because I didn’t want to give it up lol. The car was definitely a head turner and I highly recommend renting from him
Mohammad W. - June 5, 2019
Land Rover LR4 2011
Mitchell was awesome to work with - super responsive and pickup / dropoff couldn't have been easier. Was a seamless trip and would absolutely rent again. Thanks!!
Corinne S. - May 28, 2019
Porsche Macan 2016
Awesome SUV, love the drive and will rent again!
AHMAD M. - June 13, 2019
Audi Q7 2017
My BEST rental car experience ever!!! I love that Audi Q7. It was comfortable and clean just like a new car out of the dealership. It was like borrowing a car from a friend or family. It was quick. Idham was great. He was flexible with the locations and times for pick up and drop off. It was so easy to rent for him. He replied quickly and let me extend the length of my my trip. It was a great experience! I will definitely rent from him again.
Debra V. - January 10, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2018
From start to finish Wilmer helped make our trip hassle free. The Jeep was ready and waiting for us to pick up as scheduled. Not only is the vehicle beautiful and clean, but it rides great too. It was nice to ride around downtown DC with the top down, taking in the views. Communication is key and Wilmer was great at helping to make arrangements that worked well for everyone. He was a pleasure to work with and the car was perfect for our weekend. Thank you Wilmer!
Erik N. - May 19, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2015
Joel was a great provider and incredibly flexible in terms of drop-off/pick-up. The car was immaculately clean and a great ride. He even dropped me at the airport after I turned the car back over. I would definitely rent from him again!
Jarred G. - May 19, 2019
Mazda CX-5 2016
Was a lovely car for the day with plenty of room. Would for sure rent again!
Brendan C. - May 17, 2019
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 2019
This truck was AMAZING! Always been a fan of Jeep trucks, and now I like them even more! Nothing like putting a car on the road and truly getting a real-experience! Although this was both Eric and I first time using the app, we were able to work through booking and finalizing this trip. Thanks Turo!
Jammal B. - May 20, 2019
Kia Niro 2019
Phat was awesome. Great car and even better service. Will definitely rent from phat again in future.
Toby M. - May 26, 2019
Lexus RX 350 2014
Had a great experience with Ravindra. He was prompt, responsive and the car was very nice. I would definitely recommend and rent again!
Christine O. - June 7, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2013
The best car and best host! Definitely worth it!
Mohamed C. - June 7, 2019
Jeep Cherokee 2018
Christopher's Jeep was perfect for our weekend trip and he was very flexible in pick-up and drop-off times. Highly recommended!
Michael M. - June 10, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2013
My experience was awesome! Very understanding in me picking up late and dropping alittle Truck was nice and clean and road smooth. Will def rent again. Thanks
Cherrelle F. - May 21, 2019
BMW X5 2017
Yacine is a great Turo host. Awesome communication and an excellent BMW. He instantly approved my request to extend my beach trip a day. The X5 exceeded my expectations. Very fun car to drive.
Elliott S. - May 20, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Darin was awesome to work with. The Jeep was is great condition and fun to drive. People were amazed that it could be rented. Thanks Darin.
James B. - May 21, 2019
Lexus NX 200t 2017
Jason was very communicative, and easy to work with. The car was gorgeous and in great condition. Would rent again!
Ella F. - May 27, 2019
Porsche Macan 2016
Saman was awesome, it was the perfect trip and what a beautiful Porsche!
Chris K. - May 26, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2015
Great car. Great owner. Really aims to please customer. Would def rent a car from again 😁
Blair L. - May 22, 2019
Audi Q8 2019
Perfect trip! Good communication, right on time with pickup and dropoff, car was exactly as described. Thank you!
Doug D. - May 29, 2019
Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT 2017
Rented The SRT Jeep For My Wedding and it Was Amazing Truck was Perfect and Fun everybody loved it Definately Recommend Jason, Will Be Renting Again Very Proffesional
Justin S. - June 4, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2013
A great spacious car, would definitely rent again.
Toni A. - June 4, 2019
Audi Q7 2018
Very nice car, but even more outstanding was the flexibilty of Heather! Would highly recommend renting and would rent again if we were to return here.
Jasper M. - June 12, 2019
Tesla Model X 2016
Mr. Eduardo was understanding guy to work with and his customer service was great. Will rent from in the future. Thanks
DONEE L. - June 9, 2019
Johann Maximilian
Jeep Liberty 2008
The car drive nice and had no problems even in the backroads. We had a lot of fun and recommend the car for longer road trips, camping and beach days alike. Since it’s an older car, expect less luxuries, like build in navigation or so.
Johann Maximilian L. - June 4, 2019
Jeep Compass 2012
Second time renting but with different vehicle. Great experience, courteous, and easy to schedule drop off. I made this rental last minute for an emergency trip and was very pleased with the level of flexibility and professional communication. Would highly recommend.
Ashley M. - April 1, 2019
Jeep Cherokee 2014
We had a great trip in Washington with the help of this car. elshan provided the car with a delightful way. The car is very clean, and it has no scent, easy to drive. When I asked some questions about the car, he always replied quickly. It was a great experience driving this car.
Kejin W. - April 9, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2015
Joel’s Mercedes was perfect for our business retreat comfortable for 5 of us plus luggage. He was very reliable and communicative. Pick up and drop off at home made this an ideal rental. Highly recommend!
Sophie P. - April 25, 2019
Tesla Model X 2018
Shane’s Model X was a blast. Real smooth ride with a lot of technology advancements that are evident everywhere. It was my first experience with auto-pilot and it was breathtaking. During one of our charging stops, we even had a car stop by on the street and begged us to demo the cool falcon doors. The only big problem: now my wife wants one for herself tomorrow! :-)
Pralabh D. - May 17, 2019
Jeep Liberty 2012
I will use them anytime I am in town!!
Michael T. - May 18, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2013
Great guy clean truck price point was great
Marcus L. - May 17, 2019
Jeep Liberty 2008
Ben is very helpful and easy to communicate with. He made sure that I have clear instructions and was flexible when I wanted to add time due to traffic. Very pleasant experience. Thanks much, Ben. The car is awesome too!
Osama A. - May 30, 2019
Audi Q7 2015
Loryn was ultra-responsive and super-accomodating. The car was great. Good sound system and a smooth, spacious ride. I'll be reaching out to Loryn when I'm in town and need a car again. Thanks, Loryn!
Andrew K. - May 31, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2015
A++ rating for Herlin—so flexible and punctual, was willing to accommodate last minute changes. Friendly and polite, willing to chat as much or as little as you care to partake. Very easy transaction!
Nicole B. - May 18, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2015
Thanks for the car, Chris. We loved it!
Haider H. - May 19, 2019
Acura MDX 2008
The car was very clean and ran like a dream. He was very easy to communicate with and very accommodating and helpful.
Jonah B. - May 26, 2019
Jeep Cherokee 2018
Christopher is an excellent host. He accommodated all of my requests. Pickup and dropoff were seamless. His car is first class.
Anirudh D. - June 7, 2019
Kia Niro 2019
Highly recommend Phat and this vehicle. Great communication, easy and personable pick up and drop off, and spectacular driving experience with the vehicle. I used Zipcar before, but Phat and the Kia Niro have made me a Turo believer :)
Audrey V. - June 8, 2019
Nissan Armada 2019
Five stars the vehicle was very nice
Marquette C. - June 9, 2019
Mazda CX-5 2016
Very good owner and car - highly recommend!
Joe K. - May 20, 2019
Mazda CX-9 2019
Timur’s car was perfect for exploring the DC area. The pick up and drop off was super easy and convenient, and the car was clean and comfortable. I would definitely recommend!
Zachary K. - May 23, 2019
Toyota Highlander Hybrid 2008
Great experience for our first time using Turo. Will definitely use again. Thanks!
Christopher L. - May 25, 2019
Ford Escape 2014
Dicle was great! Very flexible. Definitely recommend!
John S. - May 26, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2013
Elgun’s car was exactly as he said it would be, and was very punctual and professional!
Jordan B. - May 28, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2015
Joel’s response time is suburb and the ride was nice! Thanks again Joel
Kim B. - May 28, 2019
Ford Edge 2016
Carrie is awesome! Super responsive and accommodating. I would definitely recommend her Ford Edge to others.
Kiera J. - May 28, 2019
Beatriz Larissa
Honda Pilot 2006
Everything was fine! I didn’t have problem! :)
Beatriz Larissa B. - May 29, 2019
Jeep Grand Cherokee 2017
Aleksandar was a pleasure to work with! He delivered the vehicle exactly on time, and was very communicative every step of the way. His vehicle was super clean, and suited my needs perfectly. Drop off was equally worry-free. I will definitely reach out to him for future needs! Highly recommend!
Kris B. - May 21, 2019
Nissan Rogue 2011
Good vehicle and nice pick up.
Vincent M. - May 20, 2019
Nissan Rogue 2011
Communication could of been better but everything was well very convenient good working car
Eddith E. - June 4, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2015
Great experience from booking to check in! Would definitely book with Joel again!!
Jeanene M. - May 30, 2019
Ford Explorer 2013
Ahmed is amazing. On time at both drop off and pick up and the car was perfect. I have nothing but praise for both Ahmed and the car
Babatola A. - June 4, 2019
Mazda CX-5 2016
Excellent car, convenient and smooth to drive
Marwane Z. - June 12, 2019
Acura MDX 2015
I really enjoyed working with Kent on rental. Very professional; great communication; great vehicle. Never driven MDX so was questioned whether MDX was big enough for family (2adults/2kids) on 4 day trip. The MDX was comfortable and perfect for what we needed. Thanks again. Look forward to working with you again.
David B. - February 19, 2019
Audi Q7 2015
Always will contact Jon for rentals in the DMV area! Top notch cars with professional service. Highly recommend
Rabee H. - March 26, 2019
Volkswagen Atlas 2018
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED Sean is absolutely the best. Very easy to work with, great communication, beautiful vehicle. Could not have asked for a better host. Truly made the trip a pleasure. Pickup and drop off were as easy as could possibly be, he even went out and picked up a booster seat for my daughter. Thank you so much for the awesome experience
Keith D. - March 27, 2019
Ford Escape 2014
Great rental experience - would always rent again from Dicle.
Florian H. - April 14, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Darin's Jeep was awesome and not something you would ever be able to get through a regular car rental. He was also awesome and positive about the whole experience especially for my first rental thru turo. Dropped the car off slightly early which was a bonus and has been amazing about returning to me an EZ pass and a prized 10ft lightning cable we left behind like dummies. Darin was very helpful during the walk through on the Jeep-- not sure if listed elsewhere but the Jeep has awesome tires, custom bumpers and front lights and a rear LED in case you're in extra dark areas. Really saved us in some of the rural and hilly areas where we took the car. It has a CB radio as well which is just a fun nice touch. Highly recommended that you rent this vehicle from Darin.
Joe E. - April 8, 2019
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class 2010
Reginald P. - March 31, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Darin was an awesome host for my first Turo rental. The Jeep was clean when we got it and was super fun to drive. I would highly recommend this car to anyone who is looking for something fun and easy to drive in the DC area. If the car is available next time I am in the area I will definitely be coming back for another drive.
Cole J. - April 22, 2019
Acura MDX 2008
This was my best experience on TURO. Car was fine but Timur's service was outstanding. Pick up and delivery at Dulles was perfect. Will certainly use Timur on my next trip to DC..
Edward L. - April 27, 2019
Honda Pilot 2008
Kaushal was the best. We ended up in a different airport all together and he went got the vehicle and dropped it off for us. He was awesome , very accommodating, kind and we were very very grateful!!! 🤗👍🏼😄
Thomas L. - May 9, 2019
Land Rover Range Rover 2011
This app is so rad! Love this option way better than big rental companies!
Valerie B. - May 6, 2019
Honda Pilot 2008
Kaushal was a great host and very accommodating to our trip. We used the Honda Pilot and we really liked it. Would definitely rent again.
Jorge C. - April 29, 2019
Tesla Model X 2018
These guys are awesome. They went out of their way to make sure my trip was as comfortable as possible. The model X was amazing! They responded to all questions and even picked me up at the airport. Best Tesla rental provider in the entire area.
George R. - May 25, 2018
Vince or Sheena
Infiniti EX 2012
Elshan was the most solid rental you could ask for! Super flexible, communication was flawless and accommodated my family of 4 trip! Cars were super clean and free car washes too. Def rent from Elshan if in DC area.
Vince or Sheena Y. - June 7, 2018
Nissan Pathfinder 2013
The car is very good. AC cool. I got a good trip. No issue with the car. Elshan is very nice and friendly. I would rent his car if I go to Washington DC again
Tony D. - July 30, 2018
Toyota Highlander Hybrid 2008
Wilmer and his Toyota Highlander were the perfect rental for our trip to the amusement parks this past week. We needed a big vehicle for everyone taking the trip and Wilmers highlander was affordable, large, comfortable, and clean! Everyone was impressed. Wilmer provided excellent communication and quick responses all before, during, and after the trip. Both pick up and drop off were quick and easy, the car was clean with smelled like a new car. The car had no issues and drove great, being a hybrid you almost didn't hear the car running, gas mileage was great for a large SUV and the sound system was great. He had a USB car charger included which was great because I forgot mine. I would definitely use one of Wilmers vehicles in the future and recommend 100%, Thanks again Wilmer!
Joseph S. - July 30, 2018
Kia Sorento 2014
Elshan was very easy to communicate with and the curbside pick up and drop off was so much more convenient than going through a traditional rental company. The Kia has great horsepower and great gas mileage for an SUV. Comfortable ride for my whole family and there’s a huge double moonroof.
Brandi S. - October 18, 2018
Tesla Model X 2018
Shane and his wife were absolutely wonderful to work with and their vehicle was more than expected. We had a great trip thanks to them. Would 100% recommend them to anyone in the future. Can’t wait to come back!
John C. - March 24, 2019
Ford Escape 2014
Dicle is super flexible for pickup and drop off, and communication was great. I’ll absolutely rent from her again!!!
Brian A. - March 25, 2019
Toyota 4Runner 2016
Drop-off was at the airport, which was extremely convenient and helpful!! We really enjoyed renting Wilmer’s Toyota 4-runner. It was so easy to facilitate the drop off too, and the suv was clean and in great condition. It made our trip so much more enjoyable. Thank you again!!
Ashleigh H. - March 11, 2019
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid 2016
Mohamed was a great host. Would rent again
Lawren B. - March 26, 2019
Jeep Cherokee 2018
Brand new jeep for rent! Chris was very easy to communicate with. Chris was very accommodating for pick up and drop off curbside. Even with my being late. I would highly recommend renting this Jeep.
Joseph D. - March 28, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
This was my second time renting from Jonah. He's flexible, cool, and always on time with the delivery. Car was very clean and exactly as depicted in the photos.
Charles C. - March 26, 2019
Tesla Model X 2016
Everything about this trip was perfect. Jeremy was responsive and his cars were exceptional. He clearly communicated in advance and made sure we got all the details needed. Jeremy was willing to have his Tesla Model X 90P delivered 2 hours away from where I live for free. I can’t thank Jeremy enough. We loved every minute spent in this rental. Don’t hesitate - especially if you need something special for a special occasion!
Kelvin N. - December 20, 2018
Audi Q7 2015
Jon and his Audi are awesome. To start, Jon was extremely punctual and had excellent communication. Made it super easy with curbside dropoff and pickup. Saved us hours of frustration at a rental counter. The car is perfect. It was very clean, tires looked like new, and it was a pleasure to drive. You can tell that the owner takes pride in his vehicle. Definitely a 5 star trip, and I hope Jon will rent to us again!
Cory F. - December 20, 2018
Chevrolet Equinox 2010
Anatole was very understanding and flexible. Very quick replies when communicating. Would rent a car from him again if I go back to Washington DC.
Benjamin B. - January 5, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Darin was a great car host! He communication was smooth and he was very flexible and responsive. This was my first Turo experience and it couldn't have gone any smoother. The Wrangler was a blast to drive around. It was clean, ran well and was in great condition. And all my friends loved at my unique ride. This car is definitely a head turner! I'd definitely rent from Darin again. Both the car and it's owner were awesome!
Ryan S. - April 13, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2014
Jonah was super awesome and renting from him was super easy!! This was my first time using Turo and he made it such a pleasurable experience that I will be using the service again in the future!!
Christopher S. - April 15, 2019
Lincoln MKC 2015
Maunak was very communicative prior to the trip and made what was a tough trip easy. He was on time when we landed and even was early waiting for us when we came back tor the airport for departure. I would use him when I visit DC again! Awesome experience.
Garrett C. - April 12, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2017
We had a wonderful experience renting Ajith's highlander! The car was clean and ran perfect! We were picked up and dropped off curbside. Thank you for a great experience!
Tracy S. - April 6, 2019
Jeep Wrangler 2018
Another great trip with Beau’s Jeep!
Phylicia G. - April 17, 2019
Volkswagen Tiguan 2017
Monica’s ride was just what we needed for a weekend trip. The car was clean and rode like new. Hope to use it again in the future!
Christopher B. - March 18, 2019
Pamela A.
Lexus NX 200t 2017
The only person that I rent from! Coolest guy ever
Pamela A. P. - March 21, 2019
Toyota Highlander 2017
This is a great car and the owner is very responsive and easy to work with. I would definitely rent again the next time I’m in the area. Much cheaper than renting a large SUV from a rental car company.
Ho N. - November 26, 2018
Nissan Rogue 2018
This is my first time using Turo and my experience with Wilmer and this Rouge vehicle was simply outstanding! He has the best customer engagement model to ensure your experience exceeds all expectations, any easy pick up and return process, and the vehicle performed magnificently in the harsh DC metro area weather this weekend. If you have the distinct opportunity to rent this vehicle and also get to engage with Wilmer take it!! It will be well worth your time and investment to an awesome rental experience.
William R. - January 13, 2019
Acura MDX 2018
Another wonderful rental car experience with Nikolai and Turo!! The MDX was awesome. Very clean and easy to drive. I loved the third row seat, apple car play brakes and lane departure system. Nikolai was great. Excellent communication and easy to deal with. I would definitely rent from him again. Thank you!!
Debra V. - January 20, 2019
Land Rover Range Rover Sport 2016
Perfect for a day trip to Tyson’s! Kali was flexible and the Range was cool to drive!
Johnny R. - April 23, 2019

Local Washington DC favorites

No visit to our nation’s capital is complete without beholding the White House and the Washington Monument, but book a car and push the boundaries of the usual DC junket.

  • Sip subtly in a speakeasy

  • Perhaps a holdover from Prohibition days, Washington DC is rife with speakeasy bars that attract mellower crowds. Google around and find the clandestine bar that appeals to your tastes.

  • The Smithsonian

  • The museum scene is strong in DC. Once you hit all of the necessary patriotic monuments in your car, try to visit some of the Smithsonian’s 19 museums around town.

  • Get outdoors

  • Most folks don’t think camping when they think DC, but drive out to Shenandoah or run with the wild horses on Assateague or Chincoteague islands and prepare to be wowed.