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Barcelona Car Rental -- Pickup and Dropoff Issues -- Need Advice

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I'm picking up a rental car upon arrival at the Barcelona airport (BCN) for a drive through Costa Brava, and returning it back to BCN after three days. I got an all-inclusive rate of about $150 online, which I consider very good. However, I realized belatedly that the rental company (who I am reluctant to ID) also has an office within a couple of blocks of our lodgings in l'Eixample, which would be an extremely convenient drop-off point for me. So, I tried to change the drop-off point online, but was quoted a new rate that was almost twice the original. I don't think the new rate should be that high for the different drop-off spot, since the two locations are both in Barcelona. A new "dummy" rental request showed no difference in quoted rates for the two locations.

Here's where I need the advice of some more savvy travelers. Is it likely to assume that one can favorably negotiate a new dropoff in person without scrubbing out the original deal? Shall I make a new online reservation with them and cancel the old? Or shall I go through another rental company? In the event that I go with this last option, has anyone had such a great car rental experience recently that they could recommend it? I have read of one called Kemwell -- any information on it?

Thanks... Moltes gràcies!

Dave

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