Michael Madsen shares the authentic Andalusia with you

There are very cheap car rental companies – and there are expensive companies. Especially at Malaga airport there are quite a few – and you have to be careful not to just choose based on the price


Michael Madsen,
– sharing the authentic with you


The price is often related to the quality and service

Many of our guests have experienced being all on their own when they suddenly had problems with the car or if a scratch had been made.

How to avoid choosing the wrong car rental company at Malaga Airport?

Avoid choosing the wrong car rental company at Malaga Airport

In any case, make sure to reserve a rental car in advance.

The queue at the airport is unbearable, so it is a bad idea to wait until after arrival to hire a car.

Some of the companies the guests will not recommend further are MalagaCar, DelPaso and Goldcar.

Here they have experienced cars that were not quite in order and a lack of service when problems arose with the cars.

However, the most expensive car rental companies do not necessarily offer the most value for money – here you often pay extra for the brand and exclusivity.

This applies, for example, to Avis, Hertz and Sixt.

How to avoid choosing the wrong car rental company at Malaga Airport?

Wrong choise of car rental company at Malaga Airport?

At Malaga airport we always use HelleHollis Car Rentals because we know that the cars are in good shape, the service is in top and the prices are reasonable.

Here our guests get the best price-quality ratio


All the companies pay commission to those who recommend them, so we have no financial reason to recommend one company over another.

That is why we recommend the company we only have good experiences with – and when you use the link, you help to keep Autentical running with good tips and recommendations.

Group B

model: Fiat 500 Dolcevita

or similar

  • 2/4Persons
  • 3/1Luggage
  • 3Doors

From 108€/week

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Group R

500 Mild Hybrid Cabriolet

or similar

  • 2/4Persons
  • 3/1Luggage
  • 2Doors

From 137€/week

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“Thank you both”
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“Michael & Rikke were the most attentive and wonderful hosts you could imagine”
“Beautiful location”
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