Gouves is a village on the north coast of Crete and a popular holiday destination with long sandy beaches, restaurants and cafe bars. The area has a few long sandy beaches and with car hire in Gouves these are all within easy reach.
The Cretan capital, Heraklion is around a 25 minute drive to the west of Gouves on the E75 motorway. To the east of Gouves are the popular and lively resorts of Malia and Chersonnisos and cheap car hire in Gouves can get you further east to Aghios Nikolaos in around 25 minutes.
Crete boasts two international airports with one at Chania, around 2 hours, 40 minutes away, and the main one used at Heraklion and cheap car hire at Gouves can be arranged for airport transfers. There are also seaports at Aghios Nikolaos and Chania to reach the island.
As a main holiday destination there are a plethora of hotels and accommodation in Gouves with private apartments and hotels in Gouves also available.
With Crete being a very popular holiday destination there are numerous easting places with local and international cuisine served. For those looking for a lively nightlife, the resort of Mali has plenty of bars and clubs to dance away to the wee small hours.
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To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
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What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
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Which car rental companies are compared by Carrentals.co.uk? at this location
- Auto Europe
- National Car Rental