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Thrifty Car Rental Basildon

Basildon, found in south Essex, has a number of places to see and things to do once you pick up your car rental from Thrifty Car Rental. Some things you might want to see in Basildon are the Motorboat Museum, Wat Tyler Country Park or the many retail shops and shopping malls, most are found in the town centre. Basildon is just a short 30 miles from London in your car rental if you are looking for a wider variety of entertainment.

Just a short ride in your car rental will find you at Wat Tyler Country Park, a country park and nature reserve with many different attractions. Make sure to set aside a day to visit the marina, the miniature railway and the heritage cottages. There are also arts and crafts to purchase and a café to visit for refreshments.

While visiting Wat Tyler Country Park, be sure to use your car rental to see the Motorboat Museum, which is located near the grounds of the park. The museum is a registered museum with a wide range of powerboats and leisure boats, as well as hydroplanes and racing trophies. You will be able to see the progression of the inboard and outboard motor, starting around 1873 and working your way forward to the modern powerboats.

If it's shopping your after, Basildon town centre offers many different options. There are chain stores, independent shops, and the Eastgate Shopping Centre with over 100 retailers all in the town centre. You can also take your rental car to the Westgate Shopping Park or visit the outdoor markets for anything from fresh produce to clothing. Using a car rental from Thrifty Car Rental gives you the ability to change your schedule to suit your needs, without any worry or stress.


Car Hire

Pipps Hill
SS14 3BG

Opening Hours

Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:30 - 12:30


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