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Kent L./>
Kent L. All-Star Host
2,502 trips Joined Aug 2013
Typically responds within 1 minute

Recent reviews

True airport pickup is an amazing perk, and Kent was very easy to work with. Will rent again.
Donlen - February 16, 2019
Loved this rental company as well as the car
Victoria - February 2, 2019
ZOEB F. All-Star Host
5,184 trips Joined Sep 2014
Typically responds in 8 minutes

Recent reviews

Provider and car itself were great. Overly pleased
Tyler - March 11, 2020
Zoeb was accommodating with his car based on my needs and the unfortunate closure of the pick up/drop off location near SFO.
Nazbah - February 11, 2020

Average ratings in San Francisco International Airport (4.9 stars)

Tesla Model 3 2018
Super convenient. FasTrack in car helps get around fast. Valet pickup at SFO was really great.
Johannes L. - March 24, 2019
Honda Civic 2017
Car was as described and pickup at SFO was very convenient. Shawn was very responsive and accommodating with my schedule. Would rent again!
Lauren R. - October 27, 2019
Kia Rio 2015
After having bad experiences with SFO car rental agencies, I decided to give Dan and Turo a shot. Dan was very communicative and helpful with the process and I saved a significant amount of money! Highly recommended!
Cameron G. - January 27, 2020
Porsche Boxster 2015
Super easy pickup at Turo’s SFO lot, very convenient. Porsche Boxster did not disappoint either. First Turo experience was very positive overall, I’d rent from Edwin any time.
Michael K. - November 13, 2018
BMW 2 Series 2017
A fantastic way to see SF area! Excellent vehicle, easy pick-up and return, and no boring typical airport rental car. This was fun and I'll only use them when back in the area!
George I. - September 9, 2019
Mazda MX-5 Miata 2017
Tony was an outstanding host. He was accommodating to flight delays and changes. The car was in outstanding condition and easy to pickup at the SFO hourly parking lot. Return was just as seamless. Would definitely repeat!
Vibhav P. - March 4, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
Super economical rental. Good communication regarding pick up / drop off. Would happily rent from Jeremiah again
Andrew H. - March 3, 2020
Tesla Model S 2016
Incredibly efficient! Thanks for the amazing rental!
Jon B. - January 3, 2020
Toyota Prius Prime 2019
Great rental! Very impressed with gas mileage.
Scott B. - January 20, 2020
Dodge Challenger 2018
Great host! Extremely flexible to our needs as our plans changed multiple times during the rental! Would use if in town again!
Joshua H. - March 20, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2011
Couldn’t have been any easier. Very happy with the rental!
Jesse G. - January 7, 2020
BMW 7 Series 2018
Fantastic rental!!!!!!! Great service, the car was like new! I will certainly be renting this vehicle every time I am in SF. Quick response, easy delivery, and amazing car. Thanks again!! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sean G. - March 7, 2020
Toyota Camry 2018
Very satisfied with our hosts. Went above and beyond to accommodate us. Having airport pickup and drop off was extremely convenient. Thank you for a great trip!
Ernest H. - December 31, 2019
BMW Z4 2009
Janet's Z4 was a wonderful car. It has great handling and is a fun car to drive. The car is a little older but is in great condition, looks wonderful, and drives firm (like a sports car should). The convertible is wonderful for driving around California. The pickup at SFO was smooth and easy using valet service. The drop off was even more smooth since it happened that Janet's husband was at the airport when we were leaving so we drove up, greeted him, grabbed our bags and walked into departures terminal. This was our first experience using Turo and we will definitely do it again based on such a wonderful experience with Turo and flawless experience with Janet and her Z4.
Mike S. - August 18, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Rental turned out well in spite of initial issue with charge level at pickup.
Douglas H. - February 14, 2020
BMW 4 Series 2014
Great rental. Quick communication. Super Flexible. Will definitely rent again from Kevin
Jeff C. - January 3, 2020
Chevrolet Volt 2015
Thank you for a great weekend rental!
Ryan L. - September 30, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2017
Communication with Grayson was excellent. And, already owning my own Tesla outside the U.S., it felt good to not have to drive an internal combustion engine vehicle for this U.S. vacation. Very good overall rental experience. Would definitely rent from Grayson again.
Robert G. - March 10, 2020
BMW 1 Series 2013
The car was super fun. Way more exciting than just a rental car, and a better value
Emma W. - January 29, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2019
Extremely smooth rental with Daniel! Pick up and drop off were very easy, and the car was in perfect condition.
Matt G. - February 18, 2020
Honda Civic 2015
Affordable and decent rental, car has good mpg as well
Abindas P. - October 30, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Pleasure trip with my favorite rental.
Li Y. - February 1, 2019
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2011
Another great rental from Mohammed. Thanks
Linda Z. - July 9, 2019
Mitsubishi Mirage 2015
Thank you so much - it was a great service for a very reasonable price (especially as compared to the standard airport car rental services) and Sachin is a great communicator! Will use Turo again and will try to rent Sachin's car!
Tuyana K. - November 28, 2018
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 2017
Fantastic car - perfect for a trip around California. Spotlessly clean with a full tank on pick up at the airport - better than a regular rental experience in every way. Looking forward to the next time.
Brian L. - January 6, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2016
Jahmilya was very easy to communicate and very accommodating with regard to her vehicle. Everything about the rental was smooth and flawless.
Andrew C. - January 6, 2020
Toyota Prius c 2014
Pick up wasn’t exactly at the SFO airport as advertised, we had to take an Uber to the location. Other than that unexpected part, the rental was fine.
Shelly Z. - June 21, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
This was our first Turo experience and it went very well indeed. Excellent communication before and during the trip. The vehicle was (as always for Tesla!) well equipped and very reliable. It has full autopilot so we could make California's highways (somewhat) relaxing. It's a "real" car, with signs of wear and various bits of owners' stuff tucked in corners. We felt this was helpful, because we would rather than rent a real car than deal with an obsessively clean owner. Shubhang was straightforward to deal with, set no unreasonable conditions, and handled the trip well. The valet pickup/delivery at SFO was also excellent.
Stephen P. - November 15, 2019
Nissan 370Z 2010
Pick up is not as convenient as airport pickup, but don't let that discourage you from renting. Would use again.
Andre J. - December 6, 2018
Honda Accord 2014
True airport pickup is an amazing perk, and Kent was very easy to work with. Will rent again.
Donlen R. - February 16, 2019
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2017
Great car and great renter!! Easy pickup and drop off, great communication, easier than getting a rental at the airport!!!
Scott P. - November 11, 2019
Porsche 718 Boxster 2017
Fantastic car and the process with Turo (my first) went very smoothly. Uber to/from SFO was easy to the Turo office, no longer than it would take to get to the airport rental car area. Ali's 718 Boxster was a great car (I've owned 2 Boxsters) and in flawless condition. This is a great car for a trip up to Napa - top raises and lowers in seconds so was easy to use in wine country. I appreciated the Tiptronic automatic as shifting a new car was one less thing to worry about in an unfamiliar area (and in particular on California highways). The car easily accommodated two medium-large checked backs in the trunks, and sync'd easily with my phone for music on the trip. Highly recommended!
Andy B. - July 17, 2019
Volkswagen GTI 2008
Great first-time experience with Turo, and Populous did not disappoint. Communication was easy and the GTI was fun to drive, if a little noisy. (It is a sport vehicle with 125k miles on it, after all.) The car was an 'airport' rental and the Turo Valet Lot option worked out just fine. (Uber to the off-site lot, pick up the car, return it to the lot, and get a free ride back to the airport.) I will definitely use Turo again, and wouldn't hesitate to use Populous again, should my travels bring back to the San Francisco area.
Jack M. - February 10, 2019
Toyota Prius 2013
Super convenient for travel to/from SFO, and the car is great to drive and saves gas as an added plus! Dan was great at communicating through the app and made pickup very easy.
Suqi H. - March 3, 2020
Honda Accord 2008
Awesome car for getting around the Bay Area! The car does have some minor wear and tear but it is mechanically sound and great on gas. Unlimited mileage cars based near SFO and are affordable are hard to come by now, Stephen's Accord is highly recommended for anyone needing transport for road trips throughout Norcal!
Adrian M. - March 5, 2020
MINI Cooper 2012
Nice car, easy pickup and drop at SFO
Yang W. - March 9, 2020
Toyota Prius 2013
Great Turo experience! Was our first one and couldn’t be more pleased. It was a very easy process and a great car for our week in San Fran. The location is pretty close to SFO and it’s a pretty cheap Uber to and from. I’ll def use Dan’s car again and would recommend him to anyone!
Jess D. - March 7, 2020
FIAT 124 Spider 2017
Effortless. Easiest car rental ever. And sweet ride.
Andy S. - October 24, 2018
BMW Z4 2011
Loved this rental company as well as the car
Victoria L. - February 2, 2019
Tesla Model S 2013
Thanks Shubhang! I enjoyed ur car rental!! Great experience
Joelle C. - October 12, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2017
Great rental experience from Han. Would highly recommend
JP D. - May 6, 2019
Porsche 718 Boxster 2017
Car was as described. Thanks for the great rental Malcom!
Bryan P. - September 15, 2019
BMW Z4 2011
Great first experience. Better than regular rental car agencies.
Marian A. - September 19, 2019
Toyota Camry 2019
The car is great. I reserved it specifically because it had radar-based adaptive cruise control. Be aware that it doesn’t function under ~35 mph, unlike Subaru and Tesla adaptive cruise control. Also airport pickup was a bit stressful for us as we had a baby with us, but for a single person or couple without a baby it would be fine.
Matt S. - February 22, 2020
Honda Civic 2010
Easy rental and Steven was super responsive and very easy to work with! Thank you!
Achala D. - October 13, 2019
Porsche 718 Boxster 2017
Easiest rental, pick up and drop off ever! No friction at all, great experience
Galen H. - October 14, 2019
MINI Cooper Roadster 2013
Easy communication and rental. Super fun to bop up the coast and wine country! Great car!
Ryan E. - October 2, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2015
Kevin’s BMW was fantastic! He was very responsive through-out the entire rental. Pick up/drop off was a breeze. He even had an iPhone charger ready to go in the car! Thanks Kevin for the great communication. We booked a last minute car for an 8 hour layover in SFO. Was able to take the wife to see the Golden Gate Bridge, twin peaks, and a few other local spots. Will definitely be looking up Kevin again when we return, thank you!
Joe S. - February 6, 2020
MINI Cooper Countryman 2012
Super simple process even though the rental site is a few minutes from SFO - it's at least on the way in to the city! They easily reimburse ride fare from the airport. The pickup and dropoff process was very easy and they are really careful about pre and post inspections of the car. I talked to Ramesh a couple of times and he was great too! Even mailed me something I left in the car so I was very appreciative ;).
Heather W. - September 4, 2019
Porsche 911 2015
Andre was communicative and very easy to work with. The GTS is an incredible machine and worth every cent for the rental, I would rent it again in a heartbeat!
Christopher E. - January 5, 2020
MINI Cooper 2010
Saeid responded within what seemed like seconds to all my questions, was flexible when I needed it and made the handoff very easy and convenient. There car's great, too, but the good communication made this rental outstanding.
Jutta D. - January 10, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2017
Really nice car and well maintained. I was able to charge the car for free. Uber from SFO was included so was more convenient that a conventional car rental.
Ronald P. - October 8, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
Jeff’s car was a great ride. Turo was awesome - way better than any car rental agency. Easy pickup and return at SFO.
Mikhail B. - August 6, 2019
Hyundai Accent 2016
Great car, easy pickup very close to SFO, easier than the shuttle to rental car center. Lance communicated will abd was very accommodating when I requested ahead of time to extend the rental by 2 hours. This was my first time renting from Turo, and thanks to Lance, it won't be the last.
Jeff S. - February 5, 2019
Tesla Model S 2013
Perfect rental with Dan in his fantastic Tesla. The ideal car to rent when traveling throughout the Bay Area. Simple pick up and drop off (so much better than rental companies at SFO). Great communication. Will rent again next time I’m in SF.
Keith C. - February 9, 2019
Lexus ES 350 2014
Long is a great owner and a pleasure to work with! He used the Turo Valet at San Francisco airport. This is a smooth process. When I did communicate with him, he was very responsive. I would recommend the rental from Long.
Brian T. - January 21, 2020
Tesla Model 3 2018
The rental of the Tesla Model 3 with Dan was amazing! Pick-up a short ride away from the airport was convenient. And Dan made it super smooth and relax. I'll definitely do this again next time I land in SFO.
Mathieu G. - October 18, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
The car was great and Dan was very easy to communicate with before and during the rental.
Bernadette B. - October 13, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Best Tesla Rental in the San Francisco/Bay Area. Looking forward to renting from Dan again! - JW
John W. - November 25, 2019
Earl William
Honda Civic 2017
Awesome rental option and Shawn’s customer service and communication made the entire transaction a breeze. Would highly recommend!
Earl William Z. - December 12, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Fenil and his Tesla were amazing! By far, the best Turo experience I have had yet. Communication with Fenil was easy and he's very responsive, SFO drop off and pick-up were a breeze and extremely convenient, and Fenil was flexible when I asked if we could extend our time with the rental. The Tesla itself was really cool, VERY clean (kudos to the cleaning detailers), super smooth driving from SF to Big Sur (don't think I can rent another car that's not a Tesla again :) Thanks again, Fenil, hope to rent from you again if I'm ever in SF.
Diana C. - January 28, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2007
Clark was great, absolutely loved the rental. Car was perfect for the trip!! Thanks Clark!
Vittorio P. - October 22, 2018
BMW M4 2016
Fantastic experience with Jeff’s m4, this car is immaculate. I would highly recommend this rental.
Gearoid C. - October 29, 2018
Toyota Prius 2017
Very smooth experience, don’t think I will use big rental companies anymore!
Joe E. - December 30, 2018
Porsche Boxster 2013
Great Car and Great Owner. Easiest and best rental car experience ever.
Chris B. - October 8, 2018
Mazda MX-5 Miata 2018
The Miata was pristine. Very fun car and problem-free rental.
Maciej S. - January 2, 2019
Porsche 911 2013
Malcolm is a great host and his car was in excellent condition for my rental period.
Sean S. - April 18, 2019
BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe 2014
Meng was very helpful throughout the rental. Would definitely rent again.
Juancho A. - June 10, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2008
Great car, very easy and far and above any other rental experience.
Tristan R. - June 7, 2019
Ford Crown Victoria 2008
Great rental and easy. Car was as expected and gave us no issues.
Peter B. - June 29, 2019
Toyota Prius 2015
Great rental. Very responsible host. Very convenient picking up at Turo lot
Kostia B. - July 1, 2019
Ford Mustang 2016
Super helpful outside the rental. Would recommend in a heart beat.
Victor C. - July 8, 2019
BMW 2 Series 2015
Steven was responsive, helpful and made the rental easy. Will defiantly use again. Highly recommend.
Danny R. - August 16, 2019
Honda Civic 2008
Guangyuan was very responsive and easy to work with. Great rental!
Lashaw S. - July 17, 2019
FIAT 500 2013
Very happy of this rental of the fiat 500. Thank you for everything
Anne D. - August 10, 2019
Mazda MX-5 Miata 2018
Car was great! Highly recommended. My second rental with Jeff- all smooth
Ryan A. - August 20, 2019
Lexus ES 350 2014
Great rental, easy communication and flexible rates and conditions. Will rent from Long again for sure
Joel T. - August 12, 2019
Volkswagen Rabbit 2007
Tung made our rental super easy with free and punctual pick-up/drop-off
Dina N. - July 24, 2019
Audi R8 2011
Very professional. If ever in the area again, will contact for a car rental
Daniel P. - September 7, 2019
Porsche 911 2017
WOW! What a great rental experience! Ali was responsive, willing to be flexible with a last minute trip extension, and the car was GREAT! I took the Porsche 911 out to the coast, from Palo Alto, down highway 1 and there isnt a better car for a quick trip like this! I've been a long time Porsche fan but driving a FULLY loaded 2017 Porsche 911 with the PDK trans, down Highway 1, is pure bliss. The car drives like it's brand new, which is a testament to how Ali takes care of his rental fleet. Thank you, Ali! I will be a repeat customer!
Joey H. - January 17, 2020
BMW 3 Series 2008
Great communications and punctual service on both ends of the rental made this whole experience (our first Turo experience) more convenient than doing a standard car rental. Thanks Michael!
Jeff W. - October 16, 2018
Chevrolet Corvette 2018
Honestly the perfect rental. The car was immaculate and Feleti was great at communicating and helped with every single detail to make this my best Turo rental. Thank you!
Ian T. - November 26, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
Thanks for a very nice Turo experience with the Tesla Daniel. Quick responses to my questions both before and during my rental. Very convenient pick up and delivery at SFO Turo valet service.
Stefan K. - May 11, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Amazing rental experience! The car was delivered directly to SFO ready to go when we landed. We actually had to change our schedule and the guys were very flexible. Will definitely rent from them again!
Lawrence L. - July 17, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2013
Great car/value and easy pickup/return from the airport! The car got excellent mileage with more performance than what you get with a standard rental. Thanks again!
Miles S. - October 3, 2018
Ford C-Max Energi 2016
6 stars! Stephen was VERY helpful and made sure we had everything we needed with our rental. I wish I could book Stephen's car for every trip!
Carlos A. - October 10, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Fenil was amazing throughout the entire rental. Anytime I had questions he was quick to respond and the car was awesome to drive!
Christopher G. - October 15, 2019
Honda Civic 2017
Shawn’s car was sparkling clean and his service was top notch! Communicating the pickup and drop off was very easy. Made our first turo rental a great success!
Trais T. - October 24, 2019
Honda Accord 2009
Nick’s been super responsive throughout my rental and the car was super clean. If I come back, I’ll definitely rent Nick’s car again.
Rick K. - November 28, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2017
wow, what a great rental experience! Juwan was professional and polite. The VW Passat was a fabulous choice forum trip. Car was clean and got great gas mileage.
Keila E. - September 30, 2019