Prom Limousine Rental
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rental go to http://www.limosforproms.com
Renting a limo for a special occasion like prom night 2008 takes attention to detail to get
just what you want and to make sure
that the night is extra special. The
limousine rental industry is
making a comeback and thanks in part prom limousine rentals.
What used to be a status symbol for is now seen as a safety issue for parents
during prom night.
New York Prom Limo
With service in New York
City, New Jersey and Connecticut, a complete selection of
stretch limousines and prom limo packages, our
Limousine Service is offering one of the most comprehensive
limousine packages available for Prom Night. It
includes complementary NON-ALCOHOLIC BAR, not 8 but 10 hours
of service, pick-up and drop-off of all your buddies, Plasma TVs through out the limo. You can
do better than that. This is a limited time offer, so contact
us today and find out why time and time again we have exceeded
our customers expectations.
* CALL AND FIND OUT HOW TO GET A FREE TUXEDO.
Rental Rate Guidelines
The one thing to remember
here is that 99% of the rates posted on limousine
rental companies' web site do not include the 15%
to 20% gratuity that is always charged.
Why Rent a Limousine on
For parents is a safety
issue. No one wants to see their teenager graduate
only to be involved in drinking related car
accident. A ten-year high in the prom
rental business is credited to the â€śget
toughâ€ť drinking and driving laws in effect
in most states. Parents make sure the limousine company you hire
is associated with safety programs such as the NSA
which requires itâ€™s drivers to be drug tested on
a regular basis, the Better Business Bureau for
accountability within the community, and the
Public Utilities Commission which set industry
standards for the safe operation for all limo
What You Need to
Know Before Renting a Prom Limo
The biggest error you could make when
shopping for a prom limousine rental company is to search
solely on price. There are many variances of
quality and price in the limousine industry. Many times a cheaper
price will result in a bigger risk. Most consumers would
not choose a their clothes based on price,
yet many shop for a limo service in this way.
When shopping based on price, donâ€™t
expect five-star quality
Shopping based on
price can leave you frustrated
and disappointed with the
experience, and you take a
chance on your special night being ruined. Poorly maintained limos, dirty limos,
unprofessional chauffeurs and the chance
of being late or not showing up at all are just a few examples of the things
that can happen when you shop base on price alone. The lower the
price, the more risk you assume with your prom limousine.
What You Need to Check
Before Renting a Prom Limo
All limousines are
required to carry
proper permits. Companies who belong to industry
associations usually must abide by
special regulations and
service rules. Reputable
associations include the National
Limousine Association (NLA) and
the local livery association. Check
with the Better Business Bureau
to research complaints about the
Ask to see insurance certificates. Ask for a copy of your contract
and get everything in writing.
Make sure your contract covers
the exact type of vehicle you
rented, along with hourly rental
time, travel distance, specific
directions to your home and all
locations traveling, tipping,
minimum rental time, number of hours and number
Take an adult with you or bring home the
discuss with your
Like renting any
vehicle it will
require a major
credit card to process your application
either on-line or in person. The vehicle
will not be reserved until the signed
contract has been received. Please keep
copies of all contracts.
Responsibility of all
guests riding in the
limousine will go to the
renter. This includes
damage done to the
Most contracts are not responsible for
late arrival caused by acts of nature,
traffic delays, incorrect pick-up or dropoff
information, and any other situation
beyond their control.
Get specific directions for all points of
travel. Type up and give the directions to
them to avoid delays on your part.
You still have to pay for
the limo while
you attend the prom, and those
hours need to be included in your
rental agreement or you might get
stuck with finding a way home
from the prom. Some companies
offer a discounted hourly rate
when the vehicle is idly waiting
outside. If there are more than
four hours between drop-off and
pick-up with minimum travel
time, some companies may offer a
â€śsplit.â€ť This means that you have a
rental to-and-from your
destination with no charge for
waiting time in between. However,
minimum hourly booking
requirements will still apply. Minimum booking times are usually
four hours and can extend to eight
hours during peak seasons, such as
Check to see when your rental
charges begin. This will vary with
each company and location. Most
companies begin rental charges at
your designated pick up time, at
your pick up location.
Some companies begin rental
charges on portal-to-portal basis
and charge â€śtravel time.â€ť Get in
writing specifically how they
Cheap Prom Limousine Rental
Can you get a cheap prom
Sure, but expect to be disappointed. If your priority is to find the "best and cheapest limo" you are best served not renting a limousine at all. Every year
when teens roll the dice and gamble in search of a cheap limo, the same stories
- The limousine does not show up
and you miss your prom.
- The limousine shows up late
causing you to miss prom activities.
- The limo is dirty.
- The limo is old and rusty.
- You donâ€™t get the model or color
that you ordered.
- The limo's stereo does not work.
- Your chauffeur is unprofessional.
- The limo's A/C does not work.
- The limousine service is involved
in an accident and does not have
proper insurance to cover the
damages sustained by you and your
- The limousine breaks down during
the rental time and you have to
call someone to come and get you.
- The limo stinks.
- Your classmates laugh at the
Keep In Mind
Underage drinking is
never allowed. Yes, you do have to tip the driver.
The standard tip is 15% to 20% of the
total fare so budget for that. Some companies
will automatically include the
gratuity in your total price quote.
Ask to make sure you are not