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If you are looking for a fantastic car hire company in the Devon area, then look no further than Simple Car & Van Rental. With over 25 years of Rental experience, you can be sure you will receive customer service that is not to be beaten.

Hewitt Hire Ltd and Budget combine the strengths of one of the world’s largest rental brands together with an outstanding local knowledge, flexibility and great value for money, so you can be sure to be getting the best deal possible!

We have a large range of vehicles for hire including small cars, large family cars and prestige vehicles. We also cater for those wishing to hire a more commercial vehicle, with all size of vans and mini buses available. Please call us today to discuss the vast vehicle range available in more detail.

If you would like to discuss what is available in your area then please do not hesitate to get in touch. We can be contacted by either using the telephone number at the top of this page, or by using the handy form on the “Contact Us” section of the website.

Child and Baby Seats

Child and Baby Seats

There’s no substitute for safety, especially when you’re transporting children. Each time you reserve a Budget rental car, be sure to request a safety seat for each child travelling with you. Child and Baby Seats.

To reserve a child safety seat, simply select the appropriate size during the online reservation process, or speak to our Rental agents.

It is required by UK law that any child under 12 years old or under 135cm in height (approx 4ft 5ins) must use an appropriate child restraint – Please ask your Budget representative to help make sure the correct child seat is fitted.

Visit the GOV.UK website for more details on child seat laws in the UK. We have selected 4 key questions to keep the information simple and succinct. We understand car rental can be difficult and it’s our goal to change this by making all our products and services transparent for our customers.


What Child Safety Seats are available?

budget car seats

Baby Seat   Infant Seat   Child Seat
* Suitable for use with most Britax pushchairs that include the CLICK & GO™   * Unique Pitch Control System reduces the child’s forward movement within the seat   * Seat belt guides correctly position the 3-point seat belt over the child’s shoulder and pelvis
* Padded head support and integral cushion for a natural sleeping position   * Multi-recline positions – the seat adjusts without disturbing your child   * Adjustable backrest enabling installation in a wide range of cars
* Feature sun / wind canopy included   * Spring loaded belt locking mechanism allows easy installation   * Height adjustable headrest to 11 positions
* Extra padding to protect the fragile backs of newborn babies   * Harness retainers make it easy to get your child in and out of the seat   * Easily accessible seat belt path
* 3 position carry handle   * Slim base for a better fit in cars with sculptured seats

How can I book a safety seat?

A safety seat can be reserved by selecting the child safety seat option during the ‘Add Extras’ step of the online booking journey. We cannot guarantee a safety seat unless one is reserved. You will also be asked at the rental station upon pick up whether you wish to hire a child safety seat (if available).
Other methods of booking a safety seat are via our call centre, by calling 0808 284 4444. You can also add a child seat to an existing reservation.


How much does a safety seat cost?

UK safety seat prices are from £10 per day. Prices will vary from country to country. Prices quoted are for rentals collected from “Standard” locations. Rentals from “Premium” locations will be higher. Please check the prices during the booking process.


Where are Budget safety seats available?

Safety Seats are available for hire at all Budget stations across the UK, Europe and Worldwide. If you have any further questions about our Safety Seats, please do not hesitate to call our reservations team on 0808 284 4444. Feel free to ask any question to our rental station staff, we want to make sure you are happy when renting with Budget. Terms: Please note that you will have to fit the child seat yourself for legal reasons. Child seats are subject to availability, please contact us before travel.

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