Trailer Rental & Towing in Albany, NY at Robinson ACE Hardware

Moving to or from Albany, NY? U-Haul cargo and enclosed trailers are intelligently designed to protect and secure your precious belongings, while our open utility trailers are perfect for hauling building supplies, landscaping materials or bulky items. U-Haul car trailers have EZ load ramps for effortless loading of vehicles while our motorcycle trailers are lightweight and easy to tow. Get FREE trailer rental rate quotes in Albany NY 12203 today.

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Cargo Trailers

Cargo trailers in Albany, NY are lightweight, aerodynamic, and engineered for better fuel economy which makes it easy to tow behind any vehicle. Millions of families use our enclosed cargo trailers to move every year. U-Haul has a large selection of enclosed trailers to rent in-town or one way, review our cargo trailer sizes and reserve a trailer rental online at Robinson ACE Hardware!

Utility Trailers

Utility trailers are perfect for towing large or oversize cargo in Albany NY 12203. Many utility trailer rentals come equipped with a loading ramp for easy convenience. The utility trailer selection at Robinson ACE Hardware provides an affordable solution for home improvement projects, furniture delivery and for towing recreational vehicles. Utility trailer rentals are also popular with businesses for deliveries and trade-show events. Utility trailers come in a wide range of sizes and styles so that any car can tow.

Car Trailers

Moving cross-country with your vehicle on a car trailer is a smart way to save gas and eliminate miles of wear and tear on your vehicle. Our Tow Dolly is a low-cost option for towing front wheel drive vehicles, while auto transports are ideal for long distance moves. Both car haulers fit most sized vehicles in Albany, NY and are also an economical alternative to calling a tow truck in the case of a break-down. Whether towing behind a U-Haul moving van or your own personal vehicle, you can rent a car hauler for both in-town and one way moves.

Motorcycle Trailers

Motorcycle trailers in are lightweight, easy to tow and have an easy-access loading ramp. Each motorcycle trailer also comes equipped with an integrated chock for the front wheel and with heavy-duty tie-down rings to support even the heaviest of motorcycles. Reserve your motorcycle trailer rental in Albany, NY online today!

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Customer Reviews

Antoinette S. on


Nothing you where kind and nice

Pennie C. on


Van smelled like cats, when I got it home I swept it out to make sure there were no pet hairs that would possibly get into my mattress.

Andrew S. on


The pickup process was too slow. The employee who handled the transaction did not appear to be adequately trained. Also, the fuel gauge showed that the tank was 3/4's full. However, the rental document stated that it was 7/8's full. I mentioned this to the employee and he stated that he would adjust the record to reflect the correct pick-up fuel level. When I returned the vehicle, it was 7/8's full. However, the drop-off fuel was recorded as 5/8's full and I was charged approx. $26. After I complained, the fuel charge was reversed. Overall, I was not satisfied with the performance of Robinson Hardware.

Thomas S. on


Small inventory of equipment. I could not get the trailer I wanted - had to get something bigger than I needed.



Due to cold weather need to start / clean truck at least 1/2 hour prior to pick up

Robert W. on


Would of been nice if the vehicle was ready to go, had to clean off the ice and snow, had to come back to use their hammer to get the back door open as it was frozen shut. Previous user did not close the door all the way so ice was built up on the inside latch causing the door not to close all the way - making a noisy ride with the wind howling through the door.

keith c. on


vehicle was even warmed up for me on a very cold day..excellent service

MIKE M. on


Great service



Nothing Robinson's location is the best, well run and very informed and professional!

David P. on


The trailer had leaves and congealed dirt in it. The leaves were ok as they blew out. The dirt was harder to clean

suzanne c. on


The rental pickup location was conveniently located, ample parking, next to a gas station. The staff was polite, knowledgeable and respectful. Thank you for a great experience. The U-Haul was easy to drive also. Who knew you don't need a CDL license for it. I will most definately use U-HAUL again and/or recommend. THANKS, UHAUL and THANKS, ROBINSON ACE! Best, Suzanne Coyle

Jaewon H. on


Professional staff, great equipment thats well kept/new. Highly recommend

Charlie L. on


10/02/17 To begin, I have never rented from U haul before. I placed two phone calls to U Haul of Cohoes NY. Each time I spoke with a lady who was very helpful. Little did I know that this person was not at the actual Cohoes location, perhaps a general service person? Each time I was lead to believe that I was picking up my car transport trailer at the Cohoes U Haul, (just a SHORT 6 MINUTES from where the vehicle to be picked up was located, very convenient for me. I did get a confirmation letter about where the trailer was to be picked up at. I live 3 hours away and thought that the address was Cohoes U Haul. When I arrived, in the cold rainy weather, the men at Cohoes informed me that no lady works there and that the trailer was 10 miles away in Albany, (Darn lucky I had GPS as I am not familiar with that area.) After arriving at Robinson Ace Hardware, the Albany U Haul location, the clerk was quick and efficient. ( Although, the bill was $20 higher than quoted to me.) I asked the clerk to assist in hooking up the car transport trailer. He and another man did so. (ONE HOUR of TIME was LOST due to the change of location.) On the return to the classic car that we were transporting, we started to load the classic car on the trailer. THE FRONT OF THE TRAILER WENT UP IN THE AIR, OFF the BALL AND (LUCKILY) WAS CAUGHT BY THE CHAINS. On inspection the chains were hooked improperly and the hitch was NOT secured to the ball. Just think what would have happened on the way to get the car if it had come unhooked!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Now finally on the road, with the trailer securely hooked up, I called Albany ACE Hardware and spoke to the same man that hooked up the trailer and told him what happened, His reply was" I guess I need more training". Then he said he was going to transfer me over to management. I remained on hold for 8 minutes, until I gave up waiting and hung up. I request a refund. Thank you.

David L. on


Great experience and convenient with a very respected, longtime community merchant!

Walter H. on


Serve coffee and pastries, lol just kidding. Your doing fine Just as you are You don't have to change a thing.

Timothy F. on


Need more moving supplies like matress bags and moving blankets at this location.



I was supposed to pick up my truck at a different U-Haul location much closer to me, the truck was in poor condition and they had no idea I was coming because U-Haul did not transfer my reservation over to them. I am very displeased with the national U-Haul call center and the location at Central Ave in Colonie, NY.



Thank you. Everything went smoothly.

Michael S. on


Except for an incorrect charge on our bill, which we expect will be taken care of, the overall experience of renting a cargo van was easy.

Joseph P. on


THIS COMMENT IS NOT FOR THIS LOCATION. IT IS FOR A RENTAL FROM YOUR SCHENECTADY NY LOCATION ON HAMBURG STREET Contract # 92047966 After I left the store when I reserved the truck on 8/29, I was called by an employee and he left a voicemail recommending a dependable mover and also told me "THAT HE GAVE HIM MY PHONE #" I ended up hiring the mover based on yopur employees recommendation. I spoke to the mover 3 or 4 times and he kept pushing back the time he was coming At 4pm he stopped answering my calls for an update and never showed up. I brought the truck back with 1 mile on it and Raquan Donovan (GM) told me they would do nothing and I should have hired a mover from the web site. I then told him that the ONLY reason I did not was because an employee representing the store recommended someone. There are several other issues that resulted from the experience that I will not go in to.



Reservation was quick and easy. Location is very convienient

YUN A. on


By booking everything through the 1-800 #, the pick up was easy and swift! Truck was almost brand new, clean and ready to go.

Steve M. on


The location was convenient. The truck and other rental equipment were well maintained and provided in an efficient and timely manner.

Borders T. on


Nothing.. Bill Schwartz and his crew handled everything flawlessly !!! My sincere gratitude to all involved.

Terri B. on


Customer service rep only gestured broadly "it's parked out front".There were 3 other trucks "parked out front". Though when I couldn't move the seat up, one did come out to assist.

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