Thank you for visiting our website. We pride ourselves on being transparent with our rental policy agreement and provide an honest and reliable service.
We are a British family business based here in Paphos, with more than 20 years experience in the motor trade both in the UK & Cyprus.
Simila Cyprus Car Rentals have cars available from € 25 - € 65 per day, depending on the model you choose. We have a selection of different hatchbacks to Estate cars and large 7 Seaters.
Please select the car model you require and fill in the request form with all information, you then get a quotation price and send us the request, we will then confirm availability and payment information.
Our prices include meeting you personally at Paphos Airport for Pick-Up & Drop-off for car rentals of 7 days or more. The minimum rental period is 3 days.
AIRPORT COLLECTIONS: We meet you right at the main doors of the Airport with your car. No long waiting to collect your car, or off-site shuttle bus. We plan for you to be driving away within 5 minutes of walking outside of the airport terminal.
We also Deliver and Collect from Paphos Hotels, Limassol Hotels, Holiday Villas & Larnaca Airport. Please ask for details. Collection fees may apply.
NO CREDIT CARD BLOCK DEPOSIT REQUIRED
British & European Union Residents Insurance, included in our price quotation we provide proper Collision Damage Waiver British underwritten Car Hire Protection Insurance, which importantly means we Do Not block up to € 1000 euros on your credit card when you arrive, like most other Car Rent companies in Cyprus do.
BRITISH PROTECTION INSURANCE: CDW
FREE Additional Benefit of 2nd Driver is Included in this Policy for rentals of 7 days or longer.
If you cross the Turkish border, this insurance does not cover you, and you do so at your own risk.
Our daily prices may initially appear slightly higher than some so-called ‘’on-line’’ booking agents that you see when you book your flights. Still, our prices are All-Inclusive, with no hidden extras, plus you are dealing directly with us, not via many intermediaries who surprise you with extra fees and scam costs when you arrive at the airport and often hold a large credit card deposit for a long time after you return home.
Please view our recommendations on TripAdvisor.
COVID-19/ 20 / 21
If your trip is cancelled during the Coronavirus period due to flight cancellations, please contact us as soon as you know. We will discuss how we can postpone your booking and transfer the small reservation deposit to your next reservation with us.
During Covid period we offer free postponement.
Balance payment is not due until you arrive at the Airport and collect your car.
RESERVATION DEPOSIT PAYMENT ;
We will send our Secure link for Credit Card / Debit Card Authorisation for a small reservation deposit towards the rental, and the balance can be paid in Cash on arrival or with your Card in Advance plus 3% card fee. Please check with your Bank that your Card will work for our small payment. Simila Card Payment - click for link: simila-cyprus.com/card-
We cannot accept card payments at the airport or hotel. Payments made are non-refundable in the event of cancellation. Please check you have adequate travel insurance.
We accept payments in Cash, Debit Cards & Credit Cards.
As soon as we have your deposit payment, we can confirm your reservation booking and send you our Meeting Procedure.
We will need YOUR MOBILE PHONE NUMBER and All Flight Number Information with Arrival Times, Drivers Name, Copy of Passport / ID card & valid EU / International Drivers License.
Benefits Included with Simila Car Rental ;
Free 24 Hour Help Line Centre with Breakdown / Accident Recovery Service covering Cyprus ( similar to RAC & AA cover ) ;
Free Child seat ( 1st seat is included for free and additional are at extra cost ) ;
Free Sunshield ;
Free GPS Navigation Application for Mobile Phones & Tablets, for Cyprus with offline Route Maps, Directions & Places of interest, available in your own language.
Free Maps and Guides & Exclusive Special Discounts & Offers to Local Attractions.
No Large Credit Card Block, option to pay the balance in cash on arrival.
The Price you see is the Price you’ll Pay—no surprise charges on arrival.
British underwritten Protection Insurance.
Fuel Policy is to return the car with the same level as you collected it.
DEAL DIRECT WITH OWNERS - NOT VIA ONLINE 3RD PARTY AGENTS!
British International Drivers License: BREXIT !!
British Residents need an International Drivers License from 1st January 2021, and you can get this currently from your local UK Post Office to drive in Europe. At the moment the UK drivers license is fine for Cyprus.
Cost is currently £5:50 to get an international license for Cyprus.
Check links for current information regarding Brexit situation.
Post Office Application link: https://www.postoffice.co.uk/
UK Government link: https://www.gov.uk/driving-
Guest & Driver Information Sheet, please complete and return once you have confirmed your booking.
PLEASE NOTE ;
Our cars must not go off-road on dirt tracks. Only drive on tarmac roads.
These cars are NOT 4x4 vehicles and are not for off-road use.
We can supply you details of excellent British Owned Jeep Safari Excursions in proper Land Rover vehicles. Please ask for details.
CROSSING INTO TURKISH AREA: Our insurance does not cover you, so you drive at your own risk if you cross the border. Any damage caused MUST be paid for by you.
Navigation & Map FREE Off-Line Application ; www.Maps.Me
Download the application & Cyprus map, then afterwards, this excellent application does not need the internet and works superbly in Cyprus. This system works without needing a mobile signal or internet connection that is ideal for Cyprus' poor signal areas and is much better than Google Maps or similar systems that need constant internet. PLEASE DO THIS BEFORE YOU LEAVE HOME, SO YOU KNOW HOW IT WORKS BEFORE YOU ARRIVE IN CYPRUS.
Important Notice about Police & Driving Laws in Cyprus
Child Seats Information & Cyprus Law: http://www.simila-cyprus.com/
Tourist Information Links: http://www.simila-cyprus.com/
Places to visit: http://www.simila-cyprus.com/
PafosRentaCar Facebook Page “Like” our page for News & Special Offers Link: https://www.facebook.com/
TripAdvisor Customer Reviews for Simila Cyprus Holiday Rentals
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PAYING IN CASH? Please remember we cannot accept €500 Notes as payment, due to High-Quality Forgeries' circulation. We only can accept €20, €50 and €100 euro Notes.
Website Terms & Conditions: https://rentcar.simila-cyprus.
If you have any questions, please contact us.