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If you're planning to play golf while you're away, you can add extra golf protection to your travel insurance policy. This will cover accidental loss, theft or damage of your personal or hired golfing equipment and any pre-paid green fees, so that you can tee off without a care in the world.

Golf equipment cover will add extra protection for:

To add the extra Golf cover to your policy simply:

Golf Medical Cover Included as Standard

If you're worried about being covered for golfing injuries and the potential medical costs, relax! Golf is one of over 100 sports included as standard on all of our policies so should you require medical attention while working on your handicap, you're covered.

Only pay for the cover you need

You can customise your policy to suit your holiday with the choice of 3 cover levels and 4 areas of cover so that you only pay for the cover you need. You can also add extra protection for pre-existing medical conditions, sports insurance, cruises, business and weddings if you need it.

Experts' Top Tip - Driving to the airport? Our Meet & Greet airport parking services are ideal for golfers parking at the airport as you can avoid lugging heavy golf bags & luggage by dropping your car with your chauffer at departures and being met outside arrivals on your return. Easy!

Single Trip Travel Insurance

Single Trip Travel Insurance

Comprehensive holiday insurance for those aged up to 64 years old for up to 31 days continuous travel no matter where you travel - UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Independent Traveller Insurance

Independent Traveller Insurance

Planning your own getaway? Our independent traveller add-on covers extended cancellation, delayed departure & accommodation that would otherwise be covered by a travel agent.

Pre-existing Medical Conditions

Pre-existing Medical Conditions

Pre-existing medical conditions shouldn't stop you from going on holiday, so we have teamed up with medical specialists, Latitude Travel, to help cover your needs.

Medical Conditions

UK, Europe and Worldwide

Medical Emergencies

Baggage Cover

24/7 Emergency Helpline

Single, Annual and Backpacker

What Is a Pre-Existing Medical Condition?

What Is a Pre-Existing Medical Condition?

Do you have a pre-existing medical condition that you need to declare to your travel insurance provider? Get advice on pre-existing medical conditions.

When is The Best Time to Buy Travel Insurance?

When is The Best Time to Buy Travel Insurance?

Essential Travel recommends the best time to purchase your travel insurance to make sure your holiday is fully covered and you get the most from your policy.

How To Save on Your Holiday Abroad

How To Save on Your Holiday Abroad

Learn how to cut costs on your holiday insurance & receive exclusive travel insurance discounts. Cover for medical emergencies, cancellation and lost luggage.

You can customise your policy further with pre-existing medical condition cover, sports and a number of other specialist add-ons.

Do You Need to Declare a Medical Condition?

If you have a pre-existing medical condition it's vital that you declare it or you could invalidate your entire policy. Insurers don't like to think that you've hidden things from them and you may be surprised to find out that many common medical conditions such as allergies can be added without any additional cost.

Do You Need Extra Sports or Specialist Cover?

A decent policy will include cover for many sporty or adventure activities as standard. However the more adventurous or dangerous the activity, like winter sports, the more likely it is that you will need to purchase additional sports insurance. You can customise your policy further a number of other specialist add-ons.

Winter Sports

Add Winter Sports to your Single, Annual or Backpacker policy you can take part in over 26 x sports and be covered for:

Medical: you will be covered for emergency medical expenses that occur should you have an accident and require medical attention including cover for mountain rescue, helicopter rescue costs and repatriation

Equipment: Winter Sports cover also provides peace of mind against any theft, loss or damage to your personal or hired equipment as well as any pre-paid fees.

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Business

Self employed or working for a company, if you travel for work you can add extra protection against accidental loss, theft or damage to your business equipment to your Single, Annual Multi or Backpacker Trip policies.

Business cover protects equipment such as cameras, mobiles, laptops that you may need to work or have with you in meetings.

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Cruise

Sail the seas worry-free by adding extra cover for missed port, cabin confinement and unused excursions to any of our Single, Annual Multi or Backpacker Trip travel insurance policies.

Cruise cover will add extra protection for:

  • Extended baggage cover up to £3,500
  • Missed shore trips up to £500
  • Cabin confinement (due to illness) up to £600
  • Valuables up to £700
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Wedding

If you're planning on tying the knot abroad, extra cover for accidental loss, theft or damage to your your wedding clothes, rings, gifts and photos can be added to your Single, Annual Multi or Backpacker Trip policy, to help ensure that your special day is everything it’s meant to be.

  • Wedding Clothes up to £1500 per person
  • Wedding Gifts up to £1000 per couple
  • Wedding Rings up to £250 per person
  • Wedding Photographs up to £750 per person
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Excess Waiver

Should you need to claim on your travel insurance an Excess is the amount that you'll have to pay before we pick up the rest of the bill.

Avoid paying any excesses by adding the Excess Waiver option to your Single, Annual Multi or Backpacker Trip policy.

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