To most of us, a ride in a limousine is a rare and exciting experience. Since it is a rare occasion to be driven around in this level of luxury, not many of us know the best practice in finding the vehicle and service that will best fit our needs, requirements and budget. That’s why we have come up with these tips to teach you what you need to know about renting a limo.
Your choice in limousine will often depend on the type of event you want it for. Will you need the limo for a wedding, prom, a special night on the town or some other special event?
Letting the limo company know the type of event the vehicle is needed for will help them properly plan for the event. There is a lot of effort that goes into a customer in such a grand manner so make sure you are clear about the occasion.
The Date the Limo is Needed
Of course, one of the most important bits of information to inform the limousine service of is the date the vehicle is needed. Make sure you call in advance, giving them more than enough time to plan.
Especially during prom season, limos get booked quickly so you want to make sure you rent your as early as possible to make sure there is a vehicle available for you.
The Size of Your Party
To make sure you have a vehicle that will properly seat the number of people who will be riding with you in comfort and luxury, you will need to inform the limousine service of how many people there will be.
Larger limousine companies have vehicles that range from the traditional modified factory built luxury vehicles that have been chopped and stretched, to stretch SUVs and all the way up to luxury coach buses. However, the more people in your party the earlier you will need to rent the vehicle because most limo companies are limited on the number really large vehicles.
Today’s limousines aren’t just a vehicle to get around in, they come will a wide variety of different amenities available. Will you be needing a flat screen tv to make sure you aren’t missing the big game while out on the town celebrating your anniversary with your wife (if you do this you probably won’t have to worry about renting a limo next year)?
More likely, would you want a wet bar to celebrate the evening with a little bubbly. Or, if you’re renting the limo for your son’s prom, do you want to make sure the vehicle doesn’t include a bar?
By having the answers to these questions answered and ready, when you call to rent your limousine you will ensure that you supply the limo service with all of the info they need to ensure your experience is memorable and enjoyable. To most of use, riding in this level of luxury is a once in a lifetime experience, make sure you make the most of it.