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4X4 hire in morroco

HI All,
I am off to morroco in march 08, can anyone recomend a car hire place, i have been looking online and being quoted £1800 for 2 weeks 4x4 hire.!

failing being able to fly in & rent it will have to be a run though spain in my pajero, anyone know if the ply to sant ferry gets cheaper after xmas as it is £488 rtn at the moment.


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4x4 hire is expensive - 4x4's are expensive to buy compared to a Fiat Panda.

As a rough guide, you could hire a Defender with a driver for about 100 euros a day through an agency. About 120 euros for a landcruiser with a driver.

If you avoid an agency and find a driver with his own vehicle then you should be able to get it down to about 40-60 euros a day if you are good at bargaining and have a good story as to why you are so poor(!). Thats about what the driver gets paid by an agency.

But if you want to drive then the risks go up and insurance is insanely expensive for foreign drivers in Morocco.

Good luck and let us know how you get on...
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hi,
the cheapest hire agency in MOROCCO is first car.Right now I do not know where I put thier website.they will do very good price for you.and if you need it with driver , it can cost you some 100 euros a day .
if you need more about cars , contact mohammed at his email.atlasdesert2@yahoo.com/taouchikht@hotmail.com
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HI chaps thanks for the reply, I'll prob take the car as i have wangled more time off from work.
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