Explore Cape Town in an affordable rental car

Cape Town is one of South Africa's most-loved cities, famed for its vibrant culture and history, natural beauty and feel-good, charming atmosphere. The city is a dream tourist destination that offers every kind of traveller something amazing to experience.

Car hire Cape Town

Surrounded by ocean and overshadowed by Table Mountain, with the internationally-renowned Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens as its heart, there is nowhere else in the world like Cape Town. From wherever you are, there is always a magnificent view.

Get a taste of the city's diverse 300-year heritage by hiring a car in Cape Town and passing through fascinating and historically-significant suburbs like Bo Kaap, Oranjezicht, Tamboerskloof and Gardens. Between modern high-rise buildings, find Edwardian and Victorian architecture meticulously preserved, and many beautiful examples of Cape Dutch homesteads. Narrow, cobble stone streets and the colourful Cape Malay houses amplify the cosmopolitan ambiance of the city.

Top activities in Cape Town include a hike or cable car ride up Table Mountain; whale-watching; surfing; beach walking; a tour of the old prison complex on Robben Island, the former home of Nelson Mandela; and a visit to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.

For foodies and shopaholics, Cape Town is your type of heaven. Explore modern shopping centres, boutique street shops and quirky markets. An abundance of coffee shops, cafes, bakeries and restaurants will tickle every visitor's taste buds.

Car rental Cape Town

Hiring an affordable rental car is one of the most convenient and cost-effective ways to explore Cape Town and its picturesque surrounds. Renting a car in Cape Town places the city at your fingertips, enabling you to experience everything on offer in this beautiful destination, from leisurely drives through Stellenbosch and the Cape Winelands, to exhilarating trips across Chapman's Peak.

First Car Rental not only offers the cheapest car rental in Cape Town, but delivers first-class services for the duration of your rental period, including:

Easy booking

Cheap car rental is at your fingertips with First Car Rental's user-friendly online booking system. It allows you to book a rental car in just 3 easy steps. If you are not at your PC to make a booking, you can use First Car Rental's free iOS booking app to make a booking on your iPhone or iPad.

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

Great cars

First Car Rental's fleet is constantly ungraded to include the best cars brands and models to suit your travel needs. You can pick from a range of budget vehicles that are light on fuel to luxury vehicles for the ultimate driving experience. First Car Rental also has a range of passenger vehicles for convenient group travel.

Easy access to Cape Town car rental

For easy access to car rental in Cape Town, First Car Rental has a car hire branch at Cape Town Airport. First Car Rental also has car hire branches in Cape Town city, Bellville, Rondebosch and Stellenbosch.

Customer service you can count on

First Car Rental's award winning customer service team ensures that your Cape Town car rental goes smoothly. You can contact the 24/7 customer service line at 0861 178 227 and our experienced and friendly staff will be there to assist you with all your queries.

First Car Rental also has 24-hour roadside assistance. Should you encounter any trouble while on the road, you can contact us at 0860 888 911.

So, if you are looking for cheap car hire in Cape Town, choose First Car Rental. We guarantee affordable prices that won't burn a hole in your pocket and quality service that money can't buy.

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