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Debenhams Travel Insurance

Let us take a look at how Essential's travel insurance compares in cover and quoted prices with Debenhams' travel insurance.

Compare Holiday Insurance

Debenhams and Essential Travel offer a wide variety of cover features to ensure travellers enjoy a stress-free and peaceful holiday abroad. The table below lists features of Essential Travel's Superior policy and Debenham's Platinum policy.

Cover Features Essential Travel* Debenhams Travel Insurance
Medical Expenses up to £10 million Unlimited
Personal Liability up to £2 million up to £3 million
Delayed Departure up to £100 up to £500
Hospital Benefit up to £1,200 up to £2,000
Hijack up to £1,000 up to £1,000
Mugging up to £1,000 N/A
Missed Departure up to £1,000 up to £1,500

*from Superior Policies, prices are correct as of October 2012

Price Comparison

Below is a price comparison table comparing Standard Essential Travel Insurance with Debenhams Bronze holiday insurance.

Essential Travel* (Single) Debenhams Insurance (Single) Essential Travel* (Family) Debenhams Insurance (Family)
Single Trip Europe from £6.94 from £11.82 from £13.90 from £23.64
Single Trip Worldwide from £12.38 from £25.09 from £24.76 from £50.18
Annual Trip Europe from £32.39 from £29.99 from £29.99 from £57.00
Annual Trip Worldwide from £37.84 from £50.73 from £49.02 from £101.45

*from Standard Policy, prices correct as of October 2012

The verdict

  • You SAVE up to 41% by purchasing the Essential Travel Single Trip policy
  • Debenham's is twice the price for a family annual multi trip policy than Essential Travel
  • You are provided with cover for mugging with Essential Travel whereas Debenhams don't provide such cover
  • Debenhams' payout for missed or delayed departure, hospital benefit and personal liability is higher than Essential Travel's

More on Essential Travel and Debenhams Travel Insurance

Essential Travel has made travelling with peace of mind our mission and provide all kinds of travellers with comprehensive insurance tailored at affordable prices. That means you don't have to fit in with your holiday insurance, it will fit in with you!

Debenhams operate as a retail giant, with a multitude of stores all over the UK and the world. They also provide holiday insurance to travellers and are a representative of Insure & Go Insurance Services Limited.

Experts' Top Tip – Essential Travel provides extended cover for pre-existing medical conditions, wedding, sports, golf and winter sports which you can easily add on during the quote process.

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