Reports Brits Heading for Sunshine This Half Term

Industry: Travel

Leading car hire website says UK tourists booking rental deals in hot climate destinations for February school break

Llandysul, Ceredigion (PRUnderground) February 6th, 2012, a leading online car hire price comparator, has reported that UK tourists are booking up rental deals in warm weather destinations ahead of the February half term school holidays.

The has recently received high levels of bookings for sunnier destinations including Portugal, Spain, Greece and Miami – with people choosing warm weather places rather than the trips to the UK and Switzerland that they booked a year ago.

Andy Hemmington, spokesperson for, says: “With the UK enduring a very cold winter again this year lots of people are booking rental deals for trips to warm weather locations for the half term. We know only too well that people are still short of spare cash, but cheap car hire can be had by shopping around online and comparing deals from the top suppliers.”

“One thing people can do is think about collecting their car in different locations such as downtown wherever they are going instead of the airport – this is one trick to finding money-saving rental deals.”

Brits travelling to warmer weather destinations this half term can still find car hire deals for as little as £3 a day says Deals available through the site include a week’s car hire from Malaga Airport from £3* per day, from £4* per day at Faro, from £9* per day in Crete, and from £14* per day at Miami Airport. is one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK, allowing users to compare car hire prices for over 40 suppliers in 15,000 locations worldwide including Spain, Portugal and Greece, with pick up locations for car hire Malaga deals and car hire Murcia bookings.

To check the latest deals visit

*Prices based on a one week rental from 11th February 2012 and are subject to change.


Since being bought and operated by Broody Media Ltd in 2004, has become one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK. Today we offer car hire from over 40 rental suppliers in over 15,000 locations worldwide! In 2011 we also launched our mobile product enabling our customers to now search and book on their mobiles with apps for Apple and Android also available.

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