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Porto Santo Electric Car Hire

We were very impressed with how easy it was to arrange online and how smoothly the whole hire went... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jamie M
via mobile
Didn't actually hire one of these

There was one on the sidewalk as advertising so we tried it for size.. It was not so easy to get... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
Julie D
Grantham, United Kingdom
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We are fun electric cars, full of character, for two persons and ECOLOGIC. With the Bubble you can discover the secrets that make Madeira Island one of the most unique Islands in the world. Hire one of these City Bubble cars and have fun zipping...more
Edificio Atlantida Estrada Monumental 185 | Funchal Harbor, Funchal, Madeira 9000-100, Portugal
+351 916 558 805
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with how easy it was to arrange online and how smoothly the whole hire went. Very friendly and helpful service.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed November 18, 2017

There was one on the sidewalk as advertising so we tried it for size.. It was not so easy to get into and harder to get out. Probably better for the younger age group. Did see one struggling with a hill, so wouldn't suggest for...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

I rent this car with other 2 couple. The car is funny and easy to drive. I been to Cabo girao, after I been in Camara de lobos were I was looking for a charge point, this was a bit hard, becouse not easy to...More

Thank amurru
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

For the second time we took a CityBubble car from the docks for full day 0900 -1700 to match our cruise day, for 60 euro for two. the guys were really friendly & helpful without the usual hard sell and gave useful tips on routes...More

Thank Xvictor
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Hired a citybubble for the day (around 5 hours). Staff were great, informed of controls very well. Sat nav was included albeit it got confused a lot. Our route took us to the valley of nuns - Camara de Lobos - Cabo Girao. Charge depletes...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

I had an enjoyable day, it was not greatly marred by the faults on the vehicle - but a responsible company should not permit a vehicle to leave the garage in such a dangerous condition. Quick shout out to the staff though, who are very...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed August 24, 2017

The Bubble Car turned out to be a great idea (of my boyfriends!), I was a bit sceptical at first having read horror stories of renting a car abroad, but the bubble car was a quick and easy process and turn out to be great...More

Thank Bobby D
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Since EV's are inevitable, we decided to give it a go. In such hilly areas, range drops significantly so you need to plan carefully but there comes helpful associated restaurants, they greet you from a distance and point out to the right place to recharge....More

Thank 920rafalg
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Great fun in a mini car! A bubblecar is also electric so its double fun.They also have a navigation in the car with places to visit.

Thank FinPawel T
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Hired for a few hours when in on a cruise for the day - went high up in mountains. The 'car' is not overly pleasant to drive with braking a challenge at times and quite heavy and with two in struggles in places but very...More

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Elaine P
February 5, 2017|
Response from CityBubbles | Property representative |
Hello. The driver must have driving license for at least one year. All the best
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Al R
February 1, 2017|
Response from CityBubbles | Property representative |
Hello.. The Bubbles are electric, Renault Twizy, 100% environment-friendly, with capacity for two passengers. The car has a range of 60/70 km in one charge (3/4 hours driving) and a top speed of 90 km/h. If you need to... More
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Response from citfancier | Reviewed this property |
Each hire quoted was daily... at a max of 65 Euros I wonder how practical it would be for a week's hire. No windows means no weather protection. It would need to parked undercover at a charging point each night, or when it... More