United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 AOL Contact ☎ 1~800~681:7208 Password Reset ☎ AOL Tec*h CALL. By ☎Setup*
  2. 2 In panic, messed up car rental reservation
  3. 3 Halekulani Hotel-Waikiki -anyone stayed there
  4. 4 10 day California Trip in July
  5. 5 RV Grand Canyon
  6. 6 Newport Beach restaurants
  7. 7 Take out for Christmas Dinner in Los Angeles
  8. 8 Please help w/ 7 day itinerary for Vegas & Arizona
  9. 9 I need help
  10. 10 Christmas Eve in Los Angeles
  11. 11 Expedia
  12. 12 Italian Provisions
  13. 13 Family Trip July 2018 Idaho to GNP
  14. 14 New York in 5 days
  15. 15 girls trip / oregon
  16. 16 Total Eclipse of the Sun visible in USA - plan ahead for August 21, 2017
  17. 17 Need Help BAD! San Fran, Yosemite, Castiloga-Where else?
  18. 18 Vacations in New Orleans
  19. 19 4 days in Miami
  20. 20 Los Angeles for Christmas
  21. 21 Ideas for 16th Birthday New York
  22. 22 Trip Report Las Vegas TR
  23. 23 Moving from philly suburbs to St. Petersburg Florida area
  24. 24 Yosemite lodging ideas
  25. 25 East coast - Miami to New York including Canada
View next 25 » Back to the top

How to get a minivan for a full size car price in Denver

Jump to last reply

We (2 adults, 2 teens) have two rental car reservations with Alamo for our 17 day trip from Denver airport....

full size car (Chevy Impala) for $350
Dodge Grand Caravan mini-van for $614

The $350 price is SO amazing that we really want to make it work, but the trunk is not going to be big enough to hold our luggage, cooler, groceries, etc. (We experimented packing our Hyundai Sonata trunk today which is pretty much the same size.)

The $614 price is actually really good too for a minivan, but the $264 difference could buy us a lot of food. Or gas. Or spectacular horseback riding at a ranch.

Is there any chance we could take our $350 full-size reservation to the counter, and be upgraded to a minivan? Maybe even for an extra $100? If they don't offer an upgrade, could we whip out our van reservation and go with that instead? They would probably see both reservations in the system when they pulled up the car one, though, right?

We also have a Thrifty minivan reserved for $586 but spouse doesn't drive for free like with Alamo. It's not crucial that I be able to drive also, but the $28 difference there seems negligible.

70 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement