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Travel Guide

Book and Save on a Reliable Car Hire in Merimbula


Find the car hire best for you when you use VroomVroomVroom to search, compare and book with trusted car rental brands. Merimbula is a just under three hours drive from Canberra and is a seaside hamlet on New South Wales' Sapphire Coast.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Merimbula

Vehicle ClassesCompact, Intermediate, Fullsize, SUV
Number of Depots1
Car Rental BrandsEuropcar

Merimbula Airport Collection

Get on the road as soon as you land by collecting your hire car from Merimbula Airport (MIM) and the car hire providers we work with at the airport.

Depot in Merimbula

Whether you need to get around Merimbula or are heading off on a driving holiday through the Gippsland region, you can pick up your hire car from this depot in Merimbula:

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Highway Trade, Munje Street, Pambula 2549

8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
9:00am - 1:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Merimbula Car Hire

Is there a limit on how far I can drive my car when picking up in Merimbula?

Your booking includes up to 200 kilometres of travel per day. Your car hire provider may charge additional fees per kilometre over this.

How can I add a car seat to my booking in Merimbula?

Adding extras to your booking in Merimbula like a car seat, booster seat or GPS to your booking is easy with VroomVroomVroom. Simply select the extras you need in the display box during the booking process online or call our customer care team if you need to add something after booking.

Can I pick up a car hire in Merimbula and drop it off in another location?

Yes, but your car hire provider may charge you a one-way fee if you return the vehicle outside Merimbula. However, this is already included in the rates we display on our website.

Our Guide to Visiting Merimbula

Merimbula is a serene holiday destination with plenty to see and do with beautiful beaches, spots for whale watching and great tasting local seafood. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Merimbula:

Attractions | Accommodation


Merimbula Aquarium

Address: The Wharf, Lake Street, Merimbula 2548

Let the kids see life under the sea up close at the Merimbula Aquarium. It’s all on display in this aquarium of 27 tanks and an Oceanarium full of large ocean fish and sharks. If you’re visiting on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday (or daily during school holidays), the kids can enjoy fish feeding and see the fish whip up into a frenzy.

Bar Beach

Address: Merimbula 2548

Good things come in small packages and Bar Beach is no exception. This small beach on Merimbula Lake is famous for its views of ocean and hinterland, and shelter from the northerly winds during Summer. The beach is patrolled daily during Summer (December - February).

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Sails Luxury Apartments Merimbula

Address: 62 Fishpen Road, Merimbula 2548

Only five-minutes walk from Merimbula’s Main Beach, Sails Luxury Apartments feature a kitchen with dishwasher and microwave, flat-screen satellite TV and free covered parking on-site.

Comfort Inn Merimbula

Address: 36a Merimbula Drive, Merimbula 2548

Comfort Inn Merimbula offers laid-back accommodation with free WiFi, flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making equipment and the option for upgraded rooms with kitchenettes, living areas and lake views. The hotel offers guests complimentary parking.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Merimbula Car Hire
Rating: 4.8 / 5 based on 6 reviews
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    Date: 02 Aug 2021
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    Date: 11 May 2021
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    Date: 10 May 2021
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    Date: 24 Apr 2021
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    Date: 16 Apr 2021
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