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Aleksandar T. All-Star Host
780 trips Joined Jun 2015
Typically responds in 2 minutes

Recent reviews

Great car! It was nice being able to drive a BMW while on vacation given that I drive one at home each day. Aleksandar was great - on time and communicated well when needed. The car is quite nice and well taken care of. Looking forward to working with Aleksandar again!
Steve - August 4, 2018
Aleksander was a great person to work with. Great Communication. The car was exactly as described and ran awesome. Look forward to renting from him again someday.
Keaton - October 29, 2018
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Stuart M W. All-Star Host
485 trips Joined Feb 2017
Typically responds in 30 minutes

Recent reviews

Communication was very clear, and the car has been super reliable over a trip of 4000 miles! I haven't had a single problem. I would definitely recommend hiring from Stuart!
Daan - October 19, 2019
Stuart was communicative, punctual, friendly and really cared about making sure I had a reliable car and good rental experience. He drove hours out of his way to resolve a maintenance issue (warning light on in car; nothing was wrong with its operation) without inconveniencing me. Highly recommend!
Angie - June 13, 2018

Average ratings in Washington (4.9 stars)

Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2016
The best car rental experience I've ever had
Mohamed H. - June 6, 2019
Honda Fit 2012
Durai was great! The car was perfect for getting me around to where I needed to go and saved me quite a bit of money in comparison to rental cars at the airport!
Dusty J. - October 23, 2018
Hyundai Elantra 2013
When my trip with Getaround fell through, Charles made the rental process through Turo extremely easy and convenient. The car also drove wonderfully. I’d definitely rent a car through him again!
Rachel H. - October 9, 2019
BMW 5 Series 2007
Best car rental I’ve ever had. Curbside pickup/drop off and an absolutely beautiful car
Imran K. - October 12, 2018
Chevrolet Cobalt 2010
Timely airport pickup and drop off, very economic car rental . Randy was friendly and accommodating
Kaye B. - August 13, 2019
MINI Hardtop 2 Door 2017
Katherine gets 5 stars in all of the categories.! I have never had a better car rental experience. No joke!
Lee B. - May 22, 2019
Toyota Prius 2018
Stand up guy great car rental experience! Would rent again no hesitation.
Alex D. - May 14, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2012
The car is neat and clean runs well and is very spacious. Carla is very responsive and answers all queries on time. Over all it was a great experience and I was very happy with my choice by picking up Turo instead of Airport Rental Cars. I will surely use Turo when I travel again.
MOHAN R. - August 10, 2018
Honda Fit 2018
Great way to rent a car. Emmanuel was super helpful.
Margaret M. - June 16, 2018
Tesla Model 3 2018
One of the best car rental experiences I’ve ever had. Loved Eduardo’s communication, flexibility, and most importantly how much fun the Tesla Model 3 was. If you’re looking for a great Turo experience. Look no further, Eduardo is the man!
Terence C. - June 17, 2019
Hyundai Sonata 2018
George was super responsive, cooperative and accommodating. If I ever rent a car again, it will be his.
Csanád K. - July 28, 2019
Honda Civic 2012
The owner was great and easy to work with. The car was exactly as described. An awesome car rental experience I've ever had.
Paul W. - July 5, 2018
Honda Accord 2008
Will definalty use turbo again in the future. Syed was wonderful and the car rental was perfect for you ur family of 4. Thanks again Syed!
Laura S. - January 7, 2019
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2013
This rental was absolutely flawless. Orlando was prompt, car was pristine, and his service was second to none. This experience has been the best car rental I have ever had. Five stars in every sense!
Randy G. - October 20, 2018
Honda Civic 2017
I needed a car rental for a day (I work in residential real estate). Abubeker has a really incredible car and it’s really clean. They were great to communicate with, and I would 100% noon again
Ameer G. - May 28, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
Charles went the extra mile. After the trip he drove us home, and we had a great chat. His cars are very clean and well serviced. Overall he runs his little Turo operation like a real business; if you’re looking for a rock solid experience renting a car without all the hassle and with better service than an actual car rental company, look no further.
Matthew M. - July 20, 2019
Dodge Caliber 2010
The guy was super cool and his car is super clean too. I recommend him if you like to rent a car for a couple of days
Gyll M. - May 22, 2019
Chevrolet Volt 2013
Robert was timely and communicative, and since it was an electric car rental, he was thorough with instructions on how the vehicle performs and how to use charging to its potential. He is the type of Turo car owner that you want to rent from. Conveniently located near Washington Dulles airport, too.
Kevin T. - February 6, 2019
Audi S8 2015
Edward is a gentleman and an icredibly professional renter. Super accomodating and made everything extremely smooth and pleasant. Car is in a league of its own. If you want to rent luxury with 700hp this is the car to rent! Will rent again from while in Washington.
Alexander V. - November 24, 2018
Volkswagen Passat 2012
This was so much better than Zipcar or a rental car!!! Pranav was so quick to respond and the car was in great condition. I will definitely rent from him again.
Jodie W. - October 19, 2019
BMW i8 2015
Samuel helped me plan a special trip and was very quick with his communication. The car was as advertised, if not better, and I highly recommend renting from him!
Lou C. - November 12, 2019
Ford Mustang 2019
It was an absolute pleasure renting Jeff’s GT350. Jeff was flexible and accommodating throughout the entirety of the rental. Furthermore, Jeff is incredibly passionate and knowledgeable about his GT350, and he’ll make you want to go straight to the dealer to pick up your own Shelby. I highly recommend Jeff and his fantastic GT350!
Alex B. - November 5, 2019
Chevrolet Malibu 2009
Ali is a great host! Easy to communicate and flexible. Extending the trip was easyThe car itself is very comfortable and spacious. Would definitely recommend renting from Ali!
Gabriel M. - November 7, 2019
Honda Civic 2012
Kathy was helpful and easy to work with! Car was super clean and ran well. Most convenient rental on the Hill.
Ryan H. - November 10, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2011
We flew in on Christmas Eve. Our flight was delayed twice and Nexuz was super flexible and nice about it! The car was clean and smelled good on the inside. The amount of miles he offered for the amount of time we were here was fabulous! We were able to drive from DCA up to Pennsylvania to visit family and come back. The car ran well. The price of this car was about half of the cost of the rental cars we were finding online (about a week before our flight) for the same time and area. It was a great experience overall.
Hiram O. - January 3, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2012
This was my first time with Turo, and Courtney has made me a convert. The car was in excellent condition, super clean, and Courtney was responsive to every message. Every car rental experience should be so good. Thank you!!
Holly M. - November 3, 2018
Mumba Ivan
Nissan Altima 2012
First time to rent a car! I had a great experience with Mr. Mariano. He is such a good man. I can't wait to rent his car again.
Mumba Ivan M. - August 27, 2018
FIAT 500 2012
First time using Turo to rent a car and was an excellent experience. Juan is very friendly and helpful during my maiden voyage.
Jim K. - August 30, 2018
Toyota Corolla 2018
Wilmer and Sophia are awesome. If I ever need to rent a car in DC again I will call them first!
Deb D. - November 26, 2018
Honda Fit 2016
Emmanuel rocks! Super compressive, súper relax, the car is practically new, it has been the best! If you need to rent a car in the DC area, don’t hesitate, call Emmanuel
Julio C. - September 29, 2018
Toyota Prius 2018
Jason made it easy to rent a car last minute despite challenges faced in transitioning the car. Very proactive both on pickup and drop off. He’s sure a super host.
Bunny C. - June 8, 2019
Tesla Model S 2017
Joseph was very nice and professional and the entire rental process was a smooth and professional experience. The best car rental I’ve ever had. Joseph explained all the basics of the Tesla Model S and driving the car was an amazing experience. Definitely looking forward to renting from him again!
Maha T. - July 4, 2018
Cody Charles
Honda Civic 2010
Great vehicle host! Renting with Eric was by far the best experiance with a rental I've ever had and with such a great price! When I visit washington dc again I'll definetly be going through Eric. Thank you for the hospitality.
Cody Charles B. - October 13, 2019
Nissan Sentra 2007
This trip I had the vehicle for an extended amount of time. Mariano was very communicative. He even asked for the car to be brought in before my extended road trip to be certain all fluids were at an optimal level, plenty of air in the tires and to be sure I had no challenges with the vehicle. Yes for safety first! Thank you for everything!
Durya D. - October 15, 2019
Toyota Prius 2008
Communication was very clear, and the car has been super reliable over a trip of 4000 miles! I haven't had a single problem. I would definitely recommend hiring from Stuart!
Daan V. - October 19, 2019
Meesam Ali
Ford Mustang 2019
Jeff was super flexible and this car is an amazing machine. Loved every minute of driving it. Would definitely rent from him again.
Meesam Ali S. - October 19, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
The car was great. Pick up and drop off was very easy and super convenient. Charles communicated well. Any questions I had Charles picked up the phone quickly, and always had a answer. I would/will definitely rent from Charles again.
Ashley T. - October 20, 2019
Suzuki Kizashi 2011
Sweetest girl ever!! So flexible and kind. Car worked perfectly with no problems at all. 100% recommend renting her car!
Catherine R. - October 31, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2017
Uzair made my first Turo trip so easy. Will definitely use his car again.
Toni M. - October 29, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2014
I love Mike’s car! It is so clean and super nice! We had a lovely weekend trip and it’s all thanks to him! Definitely would use again in the future.
Veronica D. - October 15, 2019
Nissan 350Z 2006
Logan could not have been easier to work with. His Z pulls strong and was everything I needed and wanted on my trip. Would absolutely rent from again!
Frank S. - November 3, 2019
BMW M2 2017
Emmanuel is a very nice host and showed great communication and flexibility. His M2 is a blast to drive, very exciting car. I’d rent again and would recommend him to anyone. Thank you for providing a top notch experience!
BENJAMIN Y. - November 1, 2019
Kia Soul 2016
I rented from him twice my trip was awesome.
DOROTHEA M. - October 21, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Amazing experience loved the car. Would definitely rent again.
Daniel G. - October 20, 2019
Honda Civic 2012
Easy and convenient trip. Communication with Kathy was easy, and pick up and drop off were a breeze. The car works and drives well, and is very clean. Recommended!
Remi M. - October 20, 2019
Toyota Prius 2010
Kevin is amazing! He accommodated all of my changes and was great to work with. All around great rental.
Madeline P. - October 22, 2019
Toyota Camry 2012
Car rides smoothly excellent on gas Mariano was understanding bout me running behind in traffic he communicate effectively will rent from him again
Sheena B. - October 20, 2019
Honda Civic 2012
Kathy is real cool her car runs so smooth excellent on gas easy pick up and drop off will rent from her again
Sheena B. - November 4, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2017
The timing of when Uzair was able to bring the car to us changed, but we had already communicated about our plans and he communicated well about his delay. It all worked out fine and everything else about the trip was great. I appreciate how easy it was to work with Uzair.
Pat G. - November 5, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
An easy pick up and drop off, Charles made the trip a delight! His car was clean, his communication was fantastic, what more could you want?
Anja G. - November 11, 2019
Honda Civic 2007
Easy pickup and drop off and a nice, fuel efficient car. Perfect for our weekend trip!
Steven G. - November 13, 2019
Infiniti G37 2009
Needed to get around for the weekend and Ayana was very convenient with me extending the trip and dropping off the car. I enjoyed the car most definitely and will do business again in the future
Isaiah A. - November 12, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2017
Uzair’s Jetta was a lovely car to drive. He was communicative and helpful during the check in and check out. I would definitely rent again. Kristen
Kristen B. - November 13, 2019
Toyota Corolla 2020
Logan is awesome and very responsive. This Toyota Corolla is basically a self driving car that has steering assist which was so helpful to my drive on the highway. Cruise control features allow you to move in stop and go traffic without having your foot on the gas so it’s a smooth ride for everyone. Make sure you take advantage of all the great features. The car was in like new condition. You can use Bluetooth to connect your phone to the music. Also has SiriusXM. Also great price. Will def rent again 10/10.
Brennan Z. - November 12, 2019
Lexus IS 300 2018
This car was great. It was easy to pick up and drop off and worked exactly as advertised. Would rent again.
Paige S. - November 13, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
The car rides absolutely amazing. Capability to iPhone was awesome plus for the trip and was super close to my job. Will definitely use again.
Michelle R. - November 4, 2019
Mercedes-benz C-Class 2019
It was the best experience I will rent again
Steven H. - November 3, 2019
Mercedes-benz C-Class 2019
Jesse made the entire trip super easy even when I was making things difficult. Would definitely recommend and the car was awesome!
Mark P. - November 4, 2019
Honda Fit 2007
Unbeatable convenience and courtesy that can’t be appraised. Thanks again Mariano for a great rental experience.
Derrick M. - November 6, 2019
Honda Civic 2007
Another great rental with Paul. Thank you!
Durya D. - November 8, 2019
Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class 2013
Greetings, My name is Rohan and if your looking to rent a car from someone this is the guy. Charles was very easy going and easy to talk to. He is willing to go the extra to help make your rental experience as convenient as possible. During my encounter with Charles, he was easily reachable and the car (OHH THE CAR) was clean and mean. I really enjoyed my Turo rental and look forward to my next rental experience. Check him out!!!
Rohan M. - May 20, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2011
This was my first car rental using Turo and it was smooth and super easy. Carl was friendly, accomodating and readily available. He met me curbside on arrival and at departure. The car was awesome. Smooth drive and beautiful. Would definitely recommend!
Xutchell A. - October 1, 2018
Honda Civic 2010
Eric and Katie's car was just what we needed! Clean, spacious, and easy to find. The hosts were very communicative and flexible with me as I picked up and returned, even suggesting a nearby gas station. This is my new go to local car rental.
Kyle K. - May 6, 2019
Toyota Prius 2007
Chase was absolutely the best! He was so easy-going and extremely flexible. I would definitely recommend Chase to all of my friends if they are looking to rent a car. In addition, next time I am in need of renting a car, Chase will definitely be the first one i look too. Thank you so much again!
Emily G. - April 18, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Sandwiched between my two business days in Washington D.C. area were several days off just before the Labor Day weekend that I wanted to spend with my wife and in-laws who were on a family reunion in Vermont. Since I had already placed an order for a Tesla Model 3 Performance car, this trip was a perfect opportunity to rent a similar Model 3 and see how it feels on a long trip to and from Vermont. Shane's car performed marvelously and I was happy beyond compare. My family members were equally impressed by it, asking questions and looking forward to my own car's delivery back in LA. Having seen, read and followed Model 3 reviews and articles over the last couple of years, I was already familiar with its features when I rented the car, so it was a natural transition for me. The long trip (>500 miles one way) was truly enjoyable in both rain and shine. The car was equipped with the E-ZPass device which helped a great deal on numerous toll roads. Tesla Supercharger stops were opportunities to rest or explore new places and meet new people, especially other Tesla owners and enthusiasts. Shane also provided an extension cord and an adapter so I could charge the car's battery from a regular AC outlet at the remote Vermont farm. He was a very thoughtful host and committed to me having the best experience possible with his incredible car.
Branislav K. - September 6, 2018
Toyota Prius 2016
Charles is the best I have rented from so far. He is very accommodating and friendly. I highly recommend renting his cars
Latasha H. - August 22, 2019
BMW M3 2016
Milton is great person he was very flexible with me and patient with me. I would definitely rent from him again
Darian Y. - October 15, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
This was my first time using Turo and it went great. The car was good, communication with Charles was very easy. He was very friendly and flexible, and even brought the car to us, which was greatly appreciated.
Dijana F. - October 16, 2019
BMW 3 Series 2014
Second time renting and did not disappoint. What a wonderful experience.
Alex B. - October 15, 2019
Porsche Panamera 2014
He’s a great person! Nothing but good things to say about Jameel. I’m a current NFL athlete and i definitely recommend you give him an opportunity!
Jerome C. - October 15, 2019
Toyota Camry 2014
Very easy working with Mariano, and a great car!
Rick T. - October 16, 2019
Lexus IS 300 2018
Amazing car. I need to get one now. Looks great inside and out. Drives incredible. Dealing with brittany was a easy. This was my second time renting on turo but my first successful rental. Dealing with brittany was easy and simple. Would definitely rent again.
John O. - August 16, 2019
Ford Fusion 2014
I absolutely love this car! The best part was it being a hybrid it was my first time driving one and I absolutely love it. The car itself is really nice the huge plus was the fact I had it for 8 days and I did a lot of driving but the gas held so well I literally only put gas the day before I took it back to have it on full! That’s impressive especially because the amount to fill it up was little to nothing compared to most cars. I will definitely be renting again!
Kimberly H. - September 19, 2019
Toyota Camry 2015
Thanks bro. It was great trip with you car in Washington DC.
Emre S. - September 24, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
Charlie is conscientious and friendly, and located right in our neighborhood, to boot. We've rented the Elantra twice, and will definitely repeat!
John T. - October 18, 2019
Volkswagen Jetta 2019
New, reliable, nice clean car.
Scott I. - October 19, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2018
Car is simply amazing! And communication with TeslaRosa was great, no trouble whatsoever :)
Tomáš V. - October 25, 2019
Chevrolet Cobalt 2010
Great to meet Rudy! Everything went smoothly and his car is great- will definitely repeat with Rudy !
Kambi G. - October 24, 2019
Tesla Model 3 2019
Amazing experience ! Excellent car and William is super helpful and a nice guy !
Jabran C. - October 24, 2019
Honda Accord 2009
Love the car would love to keep using
Dominique L. - October 19, 2019
Toyota Prius c 2015
So very convenient and the car was clean. Great Turo experience!
Wanda R. - October 28, 2019
Toyota Prius c 2013
Super nice guy! Really cool car! :D
Felicia T. - October 24, 2019
Chevrolet Malibu 2009
Had a little trouble with communication when I didn't have the code for the car in time to pick it up, but Ali made things right by letting me keep the car for longer than arranged and threw in a free tank of gas. Very much appreciated.
Jenn W. - October 24, 2019
Nissan Altima 2011
Excellent customer service!!! Will book again great car
Damani R. - October 26, 2019
Chevrolet Malibu 2009
Ali is great! Very responsive and easy going! Definitely book a car with him again!
Julia B. - October 28, 2019
Volkswagen Passat 2012
Pranav made my first trip on Turo amazing. I had to make a lot of trip changes and he was extremely flexible and responded fast. I will definitely be booking with Pranav in the future!
Spencer B. - October 23, 2019
Tu Phuc
Audi A4 2013
Great ride! Pranav is very responsive and accommodating - will definitely rent again.
Tu Phuc D. - October 19, 2019
Toyota Camry 2014
Mariano is absolutely amazing! He’s the only person I’ve dealt with for the past few years!
Shania W. - October 29, 2019
Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2013
I had an awesome first experience here on Turo thanks to Orlando! He was very patient with all my questions and very willing to help, and his car is Great!!! 5 Stars!!
Josie F. - October 28, 2019
Hyundai Elantra 2013
Charles is a amazing renter with good communication. The pick up and drop off went smooth
T T. - November 2, 2019