Practicar (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)

Practicar (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)

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227 S Terminal Ave
Nanaimo, BC V9R5J6

(250) 753-7518

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  • 24 hour dropoff

Trailer Rental & Towing in Nanaimo, BC at Practicar

Moving to or from Nanaimo, BC? 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 Nanaimo, BC, V9R5J6 today.

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Cargo trailers

Cargo trailers in Nanaimo, BC 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 Practicar!

Utility trailers

Utility trailers are perfect for towing large or oversize cargo in Nanaimo, BC, V9R5J6. Many utility trailer rentals come equipped with a loading ramp for easy convenience. The utility trailer selection at Practicar 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 Nanaimo, BC 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 Nanaimo, BC online today!

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Customer reviews

Peter L. on 8/23/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

The U-Haul scheduling department booked my pickup at a location 2.5 hours away from the location I had requested. As I had booked several weeks prior in a city of 6 million people I was surprised and disappointed with the call letting me know all my plans needed to be changed less than 24 hours before I was depending on the trailer. Through several calls to various locations and the central booking we eventually arranged something that worked despite a significant additional effort and cost on our part. At this pickup location they were friendly and helpful. To summarize: this location was good and helpful but central booking was horrible.

Harold M. on 8/18/2016
Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Just talked to the office on the phone so never met anyone, however the 2 ladies I spoke to were polite and very helpful. I dropped the trailer off after hours and the site was easy to get to and accessible. The followup this morning again was great with me receiving my invoice promptly.

MELODY L. on 8/16/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

All good

David M. on 8/15/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Customer service was great, location is difficult for parking due to its proximity to Terminal Rd. I would recommend to others to use this site.

Rob C. on 8/14/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Great staff. In and out in minutes and multitasking to get all customers looked after. Thank you

will p. on 8/11/2016
Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

First of all, we had to drive to a different location to pick up the truck. When we finally arrived to the location, we were told that the guy had forgotten about the dolly that we had previously ordered, and that we had to drive back to the office to pick it up. Also there was not enough parking space at the shop.

Shelley K. on 8/2/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Good rental overall, but disappointing that a furniture dolly was reserved in advance but not available on moving day.

LYNDA B. on 6/28/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

the people were helpful and knew what they were doing BUT the parking was awful -small area and very busy.

kanie w. on 6/9/2016
Rating: 1 out of 5 stars

The door was hard to get to from out side...piles of used cars for sale. When we returned our Uhaul they guy had charged $100 onto my visa. They lady said there is nothing she could do..she finally refunded my money and was not sure why the guy had done that. When it was just a deposit. Also not having the Uhaul and the rental location is stupid. Won't go back to this location or recomed

Larisa M. on 6/8/2016
Rating: 1 out of 5 stars

The owner is very rude with little to no customer skills. This is my 2nd experience with the same encounter. I will not return to this site.

NEIL A. on 5/30/2016
Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

I was so pleased with everything from start to finish. Very accomodating and helpful.

janet s. on 5/29/2016
Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

Small, crowded, difficult to get into. Remote location of lot. Staff friendly and helpful though

margaret b. on 5/19/2016
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Everything went as smooth as possible on the day that I moved also there was a nice surprise in that I was allowed to keep the truck an extra day free of charge.

JONELLE S. on 5/16/2016
Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

I was very disappointed to be given a vehicle with almost an eighth of a tank of gas in it. I had to run for a gas station before I even started my move. There should be at least a half tank when they are rented out in my mind.