Hengelo is an industrial town situated in the centre of the Twente region in close proximity to the German line. It was originally known for linen weaving introduced by Wolter ten Cate. Its Roman heritage is still in evidence at the Roman Basilica dating back to 1890.
The town is remarkable for the unique blend of history and modern technology surrounded by garden villages. There is a wide range of cultural experiences available in Hengelo with a magnificent theatre and various entertainment venues.
The Waterstaatskerk has been converted to a music hall and offers regular performances. There is a cinema offering the latest movies and the Rabo theatre is the home of various theatrical productions. People throughout the region come to Hengelo for entertainment and a fun evening on the town.
There are several stores of national repute as well as a wide number of specialty shops and boutiques offering one of a kind finds. The open air market is a local favorite as well as one of the best in the Netherlands. When you are done shopping, take time to enjoy a drink in a local pub before heading off to dinner at one of their local restaurants.
Explore Hengelo and the surrounding area from the comfort of your hire car. Spend a day at the Twickel estate or exploring the secluded countryside. Getting around Hengelo is easy with the public transportation system running on a frequent schedule.
Frequently asked questions
Is Carrentals.co.uk the cheapest?
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
What do I need to do when picking up a car?
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.
Are there any additional costs?
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
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.
What is a worry-free label?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
How can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
When will I get a confirmation of my booking?
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).
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