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Average ratings in Santa Monica (4.9 stars)

BMW 3 Series 2009
Great communication and the perfect every day driver. I would definitely rent from Trevor again.
Rebecca B. - October 30, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2016
Great car. Good condition! Very clean. Will hire again!
Alister L. - October 28, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2018
Car was clean, fully gassed, with simple delivery and pickup from the same convinient location. Mike showed me how to use roof and made the exchange e z. Rent this car.
Robert W. - January 22, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2018
I had a really great time and so much fun with the car and the guy was so helpful!!!!! I really recommend to rent this car :)
Aviv P. - August 22, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
This car is a BEAST! I’ve driven M3’s and M4’s before but this car is at a whole new level. I was expecting it to be just a little better than an M3 Competition Package vehicle but I was wrong. Everything from the suspension to the brakes, BMW nailed it on this one. Thank you for putting this on Turo for others to experience. The whole process of renting this was probably the best I’ve ever had since first using Turo! If you love M Cars, you have to experience this.
David G. - July 29, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2018
Charles was so easy to work with and communicated great. We really appreciated his level of customer service. We loved this car! Just as advertised.
Kelly M. - September 16, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Calley is the coolest Turo host and so easy to work with. Her car is one of the nicest, cleanest, most true-to-ad one I’ve rented so far.
Chloe D. - November 7, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Edwards car was perfect for my LA trip. It was easy to pickup/dropoff and communication was easy with Edward as well!
John B. - November 22, 2019
BMW M4 2018
Mark’s M4 is great. Pickup and drop off were very easy. Can’t recommend highly enough.
Cameron E. - November 17, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2009
Trevor was a great host! The check-in process was seamless and his car was in great condition!
Steve R. - October 28, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
I came to LA for a business trip with a few personal days added on. This M3 was flawless and an absolute thrill to ride. Shy was great with communication, the car was picked up freshly cleaned and was a dream to drive around LA. Makes me want to upgrade my M3 to one of these! Thanks Shy for connecting and making sure my experience was a great one.
Josh H. - October 24, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Great car, you can’t go wrong with it.
Jesse S. - October 24, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Amazing host, amazing car. Best m car on turo
Hamed N. - October 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Robert was a wonderful host! I absolutely loved the car, it was gorgeous, clean and in perfect condition. I appreciated Robert’s willingness to meet my last minute needs and easy to communication. I would recommend 100% !!! See you next time Robert!
Elyse B. - February 19, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Shy is a class act, this car is an amazing machine, what more can I say?
Amirali M. - July 19, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
A very nice and accommodating host!
Elena S. - August 6, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2017
I struggled with extending my rental and Mike was super patient and helpful! He’s the best host!
Ariel J. - January 7, 2020
BMW 5 Series 2017
Love the car. Will rent it again 😃
Tontrakarn B. - January 4, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2018
Super helpful and nice guy. Very fast with his responses
Shafat C. - March 7, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Ari is great. The car is a wicked drive- that flat torque is heaps of fun! I'd rent it exclusively if i could! Thank you and see you soon Ari!
Hoda M. - March 13, 2019
BMW M3 2016
Great car, great experience - highly recommended!!
Jonathan F. - April 28, 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
BMW M-Series 2019
Awesome car and great service from Shy. Highly recommended!
Aman S. - June 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Great ride! Edward was awesome to deal with.
Andrei O. - June 25, 2019
BMW I8 2019
Great car, if you ever get a chance to rent this beautiful baby please do. Super nice car and a head turner. Owner is great and nice as well. Very reasonable, I came to LA a lot and I will be getting this Beauty some more.
Anthony M. - May 18, 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
BMW 3 Series 2009
It was my first experience with TURO. Everything was fine. The car has a few small scratches and dents, but it is not a new car, so it is ok. Engine, gearbox, brakes, suspension work perfectly. The car gives driving pleasure.
Dmitry D. - March 6, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2012
Great car, handles amazing and is very well kept!
Teodoro V. - March 22, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2009
Very smooth pick up and drop off. Trevor was really communicative and told us exactly where/how to pick up the car. Will book again!
Meejee K. - March 13, 2020
BMW M4 2018
Great car, easy communication will rent again!
Chiheb S. - October 16, 2018
BMW Z4 2016
Great car , great communication - definetly recommended !
Miki D. - November 10, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2009
Fun car to drive and Trevor is an awesome communicator!
Jenny W. - November 10, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2009
Nice car. Well Kept. Easy pickup and dropoff
Christopher J. - November 19, 2018
BMW 4 Series 2016
Until next time! Thank you! You are the best!
Filippova E. - November 20, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2009
Trevor was super responsive and friendly. The BMW is beautiful to drive. Would definitely recommend and use again.
Catherine T. - January 2, 2019
BMW M4 2018
Great experience, great car! Thank you again
Kevin M. - December 17, 2018
BMW 3 Series 2008
Kathey was extremely nice and very flexible . Car was clean and efficient and exactly as it was photographed on the app.
Brooke C. - April 24, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
Yasaman is a very kind and awesome host. Car is amazing, clean and drives well. Thank you for making my time in LA so special.
Olga S. - March 6, 2019
BMW Z4 2016
Great ride. Easy process. Will certainly use again
Michael B. - March 10, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Robert’s car was pristine and a great ride, and Robert himself was accommodating and helpful. Couldn’t have been a better experience.
Andrew C. - April 3, 2019
BMW M4 2018
Great experience. Mark was nice and easy
Paul-Emmanuel S. - April 14, 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
BMW i8 2015
Mila’s was great and the car was amazing.
Morgan H. - June 9, 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
BMW I8 2019
Damien was perfect and the car is AWESOME. Overall a flawless experience. Thanks Damien!
Samuel F. - August 12, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2018
Valentine was great to deal with. He was very accommodating with the delivery and pick up. Car was great.
Travis W. - March 21, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2008
stacey and her husband were flexible, super communicative and made the experience enjoyable. super clean car to boot ;)
Kyle F. - March 24, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2015
Sam’s BMW is flawless! It was extremely clean and quiet. Very well-maintained. One of the smoothest drives I’ve ever had. Highly recommended!
Miraelda W. - March 25, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2017
Great car and easy pickup and return from Mike. He was a great host and I would rent again.
Eli R. - December 24, 2019
BMW 7 Series 2018
Adams car was great! Loved driving it around La. very comfortable
Brandon P. - December 26, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2009
Trevor was very nice, professional, and responsive.
Rochelle G. - February 7, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2012
Enjoyed the vehicle , very convenient
Casandra T. - February 5, 2020
BMW 5 Series 2018
Highly recommend booking with JC! Very flexible, friendly and has a great selection of cars at a reasonable rate. Communication was great as I had to extend several more days and had no issues. Great car! Great host!
Stephan G. - September 4, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2007
Arash was so easy to communicate with! I needed to keep the car for a few extra days and he was super flexible.
Caitlin B. - August 21, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2007
Arash was great to work with - fast communication, flexible when I needed to change the pick-up time, responded quickly to all the questions I had. Driving felt good.
Bojana P. - August 27, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Hope to rent again soon. Thanks
John P. - September 15, 2019
Tor Kiat
BMW 7 Series 2018
Exceptional trip. The car is very clean and my family had a really smooth and enjoyable ride. Really convenient pick up and return. Highly recommend.
Tor Kiat P. - August 7, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2009
Great car and Trevor always makes it easy with great communication!
Kira W. - March 8, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2012
Nice car and super easy to work with.
Nate B. - February 17, 2020
BMW 3-Series 2019
Great car, easy to pick up. Thanks
John P. - March 20, 2020
BMW 3-Series 2019
Car is amazing, like new... Omid is a great personality, positive, pragmatic and always helpful...
Efe O. - March 21, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2009
Car & Owner 👍👍 well maintained and communication was solid.
Tyler P. - December 31, 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
BMW i8 2015
Very great car highly recommend!
Ryan S. - June 24, 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
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
BMW i3 2018
Very good experience. Was a great car for around town and Alex was a great host
Jay K. - February 3, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2018
Awesome rental, was able to drop it off with me an hour in advance. Car is clean and very well maintained. Looking forward to renting it again when I need a car in LA!
Kevin H. - February 3, 2019
BMW 7 Series 2018
Adam was easy to work with and the car was awesome.
Vernon B. - January 3, 2019
BMW Z4 2016
Everything about the car is great!
Marcus A. - January 6, 2019
BMW Z4 2016
Ken was great with communication and flexibility on changing times. The car was fun too! Will be renting again.
Kyle B. - March 4, 2019
BMW 7-Series 2019
Perfect exchange. Car was immaculate. Would rent from this user again without any hesitation.
Sean M. - April 4, 2019
BMW 6 Series 2015
The car was both lovely to drive and to look at. Darrick was very friendly and helpful.
Niclas N. - October 15, 2018
BMW Z4 2016
Ken was so great to work with. Car was so easy to pick up and drop off and was in perfect condition. So much fun to drive around Malibu for the day. And affordable. Would rent from Ken again in an instant.
Shane O. - August 11, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Rozina was wonderful and extremely helpful throughout the trip with pickup, extensions, etc. The car was perfect, too! I’ll rent from her again if I need a car in West LA/Santa Monica!
Ed L. - July 23, 2019
BMW 6 Series 2017
Requested vehicle day-of in addition to requesting a pick up and drop off at home- came through flawlessly and extremely punctual. Great renter!
Michael F. - July 23, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Fantastic car definitely book!
Orlando M. - July 31, 2019
Thanh Tâm
BMW 3 Series 2009
It was my first time renting a car on Turo and Trevor was great with explaining everything and giving me tips on how to travel around the city. Trevor was very flexible both with the pickup and return. He was also super responsive during the entire time which made everything easier. I also appreciated the fact that there was an AUX cable provided in car! I had a great time and all thanks to Trevor!
Thanh Tâm L. - August 7, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Shy was great! Such a good and easy experience. This car is a beautiful machine, I definitely recommend this car! Made my weekend that much more special.
Tabatha C. - August 5, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Brooke and her car were great. She was prompt, flexible, and the car was perfect. Would highly recommend.
Matthew B. - November 5, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2012
Great car - Easy pick up & return.
Will D. - November 5, 2019
BMW 7 Series 2018
Charlie was very helpful, responsive and provided an excellent service. The car was exactly as described on the website.
Jason R. - November 2, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2017
Mike was great, very easy to work with and wonderful car!
Cindy C. - December 13, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2018
The car was very clean and the service was very prompt. Had all of my questions answered right away. Loved the car! The roof being tucked away was a treat to ride around Santa Monica beach area.
Genie M. - August 14, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Fantastic ride highly recommended
Orlando M. - August 9, 2019
BMW M-Series 2019
Super easy and outgoing dealing with Shy. Thanks for the ride of a lifetime out there in LA!! Will recommend to anyone in the area!
Ryan H. - September 12, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2016
Great car, very clean and well maintained. Drove like a new car. Owner was great communicator and very accommodating. I would say my only complaint was it wasn’t full when delivered but it was communicated at drop off.
John P. - September 1, 2019
BMW 4 Series 2018
First time Turo user and the whole process was easy. Awesome car!
Anna E. - April 23, 2019
BMW M4 2016
Sarven's BMW was a great choice! A perfect rental while spending time out in California! He was very accommodating and couldn't have asked for a better experience!
Jordan L. - December 22, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2017
Such a nice ride. Loved the driving experience, look and feel, and Grant and his brother were so nice and accommodating.
Joyce C. - January 20, 2020