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Car Hire

Book your car hire with us online today. We use only reputable companies as we understand, when travelling with children, excessive waiting times for your car hire is very frustrating. 

Car Hire collected from the airport. Book one of our car seats and all your baby equipment ordered will be in the vehicle prior to your arrival.

With NO lengthy form filling, NO extensive waiting times and NO hidden charges, take the stress out of the final part of your journey

All our vehicles have air conditioning. Drivers must be over 23 years old and hold a full UK driving licence. Here is a selection of cars available. Please ask for quote on the order form:-


Group A – 3 dr – Chverolet Matiz 
Group B – 5 dr – Citron C1 
Group C – 5 dr – Citron C3 
Group D – 5 dr – estate – Peugeot 207 SW 
Group E – 5 dr –  Peugeot 308 
Group F – 5 dr – Estate –  Renault Megane Break 
Group G – 4 dr – Diesel –  Renault Traffic Minibus
Group H – 5 dr –  Seat Ibiza Auto 
Group I – 5 dr – Diesel –  Peugeut 308 Hdi 
Group J – 5dr – Diesel – Renault Espace 
J1 – 5dr – Diesel –  Citroën C4 Picasso Auto



​Please see below for the terms and conditions of the car hire
Airport Transfer

A private taxi or minibus can be arranged to collect you from the airport and transport you directly to your accommodation. All the vehicles are new, fully air-conditioned, with free WiFi, and English speaking drivers

Our transfers are for the sole use of Little Rascals clients. 

We will ensure that the driver also has any baby equipment or shopping you may have ordered through us. Any child seats required will be provided free of charge. Early booking through peak season is recommended.

Car Hire 
Terms & Conditions

1.1 - These rates for pre-booked unlimited mileage rentals on Algarve, Lisbon & Oporto. Rates include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), Full Comprehensive Insurance and Portuguese VAT at 23%. These rates do not include Personal accident insurance (PAI), Damage to the vehicle caused by negligence, Fuel, Road Tolls, parking and traffic fines, Out-of-hours charge, Optional extras such as child seats / baby seats and GPS, Tyre and wheel damage, interior damage, damage to the roof, damage to the underside of the vehicle, Damage to any parts of the vehicle, damage to the glass parts of vehicle (including the windscreen), wing mirrors, loss or damage to the car key, locks, vehicle documents and registration plates, missfueling and damage to clutch and steering wheel box. 
By mutual agreement with all the Portuguese Car Hire Companies it is essential to sign and leave a Credit Card Slip to rent one of our cars.  
Although CDW (Collision Damage Waiver) is included, in the event of an accident the client should pay up to the following list of excess:  
Group A and B - €500,00 
Group C, D, D1, E, F, H, I, K, L, O, O1 and 5+2 - €1.000,00 
Group G, J, J1, M, N, N1 and N2 - €1.500,00 
Group P and P1 - €2.500,00  

1.2 - If the client want to eliminate this deductible should pay an additional insurance (called Super CDW) in the amount of €7,50 per day for Groups A and B; €10,00 per day for Groups C, D, D1, E, F, H, I, K, L, O, O1 and 5+2; €12,50 per day for the Groups G, J, J1, M, N, N1 and N2 and €15,00 per day for Group P and P1 which is paid directly by the client when receiving the vehicle. The SCDW it’s only activated for rentals for more than 1 week. Not included in the SCDW policy are damage to the vehicle caused by negligence, tyre and wheel damage, interior damage, damage to the roof, damage to the underside of the vehicle, damage to the glass parts of vehicle (including the windscreen), wing mirrors, loss or damage to the car key, locks, vehicle documents and registration plates, missfueling and damage to clutch and steering wheel box.  

1.3 - To calculate the rental price choose the column and Season which suits your Rental Period and multiply the daily rate for the number of rental days. 

1.4 - Minimum 3 days Rental Period price. 1 and 2 days rentals will have applied 3 days Rental Price. (Commercial cars not applied)  

1.5 - One rental day is considered a 24 hours period. There is a tolerance of 2 hours difference between delivery and return. If this 2 hours tolerance is exceeded one extra day will be added to the rental agreement.  

.6 - The Season rental price will change in the precise day as referred in the price list. Any rental beginning in one season and ending in other season will have two season prices applied to the rental price.  

1.7 - Cancellation and “No Show” Policy:
Cancellation charges apply as follows: Within 48 hours of placing the booking there is no charge (unless within 48 hours before the rental takes place). When cancelling after 48 hours of making the booking and up to 48 hours before the rental takes place a € 25,00 charge is applied. When cancelling within 48 hours before the rental takes place the charge is 50% of the rental price, this is subject to a minimum € 25,00 charge. Credit card fees are non-refundable. Cancellations and amendments can only be made during our normal office hours. 
“No Show” situations (when the client fails to collect a vehicle and the booking is not cancelled in advance) must be paid in full.  

1.8 - Vehicles in Groups E, F, G, H, I, J, J1, K, L, M, N, N1, N2, O, O1, 5+2, P and P1 are on REQUEST BASIS only.  

1.9 - Baby/Child seats are available ON REQUEST at a charge of €35,00 per week.  

2.0 - Global Positioning System (GPS) available at €5,00 per day up to a maximum of € 50,00 per rental (necessary to leave €100,00 excess for this equipment).  

2.1 - OUT OF HOURS (22:00 until 07:00) Delivery or Collection at an additional charge of €20,00 for the Algarve and Lisbon, and € 25,00 for Oporto.  

2.2 - One way rentals between the Algarve and Lisbon will have an additional fee of €100,00 if the rental period is less than 7 days. One way Rentals ending in Oporto will have an additional fee of € 150,00, regardless of the rental period. Rentals starting in Oporto and ending in Lisbon or the Algarve will have a One Way fee of € 100,00 applied.  

2.3 - Free deliveries in the Algarve and Lisbon. € 30,00 delivery fee for rentals starting in Oporto.  

2.4 - PERSONAL ACCIDENT INSURANCE (P.A.I.). Additional Personal Accident Insurance is available at €6,00 per day and per car and covers the following: 

- €14.963,93 per person for death or permanent incapacity. 

- €1.496,39 per person for medical cares and repatriation. 

2.5 - GREEN CARD FOR SPAIN for an additional charge of €7,50 per day up to a maximum per rental of € 52,50.  

2.6 - Car type shown represents the main vehicles offered in each group. Similar type of vehicles but from different manufacture may be supplied at commencement of rental.  

2.7 - A full driving licence must be produced by each driver, and must have held it for a minimum of one year and be at least 21 years old. Young Driver fee up to 25 years old of € 5,00 per day.  

2.8 - In the event of an accident, if the driver has been driving under the influence of alcohol or narcoticts, in accordance with Portuguese Law, the driver will be required to pay the cost of any damage incurred. The insurance becomes INVALID if anyone whose name is not on the contract drives the vehicle, also if vehicles are loaded with more passengers than their stated capacity; or if drivers are found to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Insurance cover will also lapse in the event of negligence or if the vehicle is driven on an unmade road or any road unsuitably narrow for vehicles to be driven on. The rental agreement and insurance becomes INVALID if out of the rental period duration or without the payment of the amounts due for the rental. 

2.9 - In the event of an accident, a damage report must be completed by the driver for any damage to the vehicle, however minor it is. If a collision occurs, a police report and case number must also be provided. Clients must contact the car hire company in the event of any damage. If this procedure is not followed, the insurance cover will become invalidated, leaving clients liable for all damage