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Average score 9.50
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Dorset Vehicle Rentals is a family run, independent vehicle Rental Company — established back in September 1995. We offer a range of services, from short term Daily Rental to Weekly Hire, Monthly Flexi Rental and longer term Contract Hire. Whether it is for a day, week, weekend, month or year we have the rental plan to suit the needs of both the private hirer and the business user alike.

We are trusted suppliers of vehicle rental services to local authorities, housing associations, schools, colleges, and many, many companies both large and small, not only over Dorset and Somerset, but throughout Great Britain. The company has been built by offering high standards of service at competitive rates to many businesses with specific needs. That is why our customers keep coming back to us time and time again.

Dorset Vehicle Rentals offers a wide and varied fleet of over 1000 modern, up-to-date vehicles, giving you a greater selection of car, van and commercial vehicle hire.  We have a large selection of cars, and MPVs, including automatics available to you. The commercial vehicle fleet consists of:

  • 4x4 Pickups (available as both single and crew cab)
  • Vans (Small, SWB, LWB (3m) & Jumbo (4m)), and Crew Cab vans (seating 6)
  • Jumbo Luton with or without tail lift
  • 3.5 tonne and 7.5 tonne Box, Curtainside, Tipper (with cage), Dropside, Flatbed and Recovery Trucks.
  • 18 tonne Box and Curtainside trucks, along with Dropside Lorries
  • We also have for hire our large fleet of mini-buses, seating 9 to 17

We are members of Sixt, United Rentals and the BVRLA — offering national and worldwide vehicle hire.

Our head office is situated in Dorchester (3 Railway Triangle, Poundbury Road, DT1 2PJ), with branches in Weymouth (727 Dorchester Road, Upwey, DT3 5LF), Bridport (St Swithins Road, DT6 5DQ), Gillingham (Lower Station Road, SP8 4QA), Yeovil (Artillery Road, Lufton Trading Estate, BA22 8RP) and Wincanton (Holton, BA9 8AE). — covering all the local towns and surrounding villages.

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Based in

Railway Triangle Industrial Estate, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2PJ

Works in

Sherborne, Yeovil, Dorchester, Sturminster Newton, Blandford Forum, Dorset