Boots - Travel Insurance reviews

Boots is a pharmacy chain, operating in the UK, Thailand, Ireland and other territories. They are the Uk’s leading pharmacy led health and beauty retailer and is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.

Boots

Ranked #45 of 61 Travel Insurance providers based on 257 reviews

Review Score

6.4

Quotes our team received:

  • European Travel £11.20
  • Worldwide Travel* £32.39

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Choose from five levels of travel insurance

Boots offers five levels of travel insurance cover to choose from, including Lite, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Each level offers a variety of benefits and cover options. There is a useful guide to the type of benefits available, below.

There is also a payable excess, which is fixed until the end of the policy. This excess ranges from £0-100 depending on your level of cover and is payable per person, per claim, unless stated otherwise.

LiteBronzeSilverGoldPlatinum
Medical Expenses£1,000,000£3,000,000£5,000,000£10,000,000£10,000,000
Hospital Benefit£150£250£500£1,000£1,000
Cancellation£1,000£1,500£3,000£5,000£7,500
Missed Departure£150£300£1,000£1,250£1,500
End Supplier FailureX£500£500£2,500£3,000
Baggage£1,000£1,000£1,500£2,500£3,500
Lost/Stolen Documentation£100£100£250£300£500
Personal Accident£5,000£5,000£15,000£20,000£25,000
Personal Liability£1,000,000£1,000,000£1,000,000£2,000,000£2,000,000

Your benefits for travel insurance cover levels

Medical Expenses

If you suffer a medical emergency whilst on holiday, Boots will cover the cost of your medical bills and repatriation up to £10,000,000 depending on your level of cover. Boots will also cover the cost of emergency dental treatment, up to £1,000.

Personal Belongings

If your personal belongings are lost, stolen or damaged during your travels, Boots will cover the cost of essential items up to £5,500. This includes a total valuables limit up to £500, an electricals and passports up to £500. Please note that the limit will depend on your level of coverage.

Cancellation/Curtailment

If your holiday is cancelled or cut short for the reasons stated within your policy booklet, Boots will cover the unspent/unused cost of your trip up to £7,500, depending on your level of cover.  

Physiotherapy

If you have returned home to help recover from an injury caused by an accident sustained during your trip, Boots will cover the cost of physiotherapy up to £400, depending on your level of cover.

What Type of Policies Do Boots Travel Insurance Offer?

Boots currently offer three main travel insurance policies, Single, Annual and Longstay trip. Each policy comes with five levels of cover and a range of add on features to ensure your policy is well equipped for your holiday.

What countries are not covered by Boots Travel Insurance?

Boots will not provide cover for countries or areas which the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised against all travel to. This also includes areas with ‘advised against all but essential travel’. To check your destination’s FCO advice, visit https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/

Does Boots Travel Insurance Cover Pre-Existing Conditions?

Yes, Boots provide specialist travel insurance policies which cover pre-existing conditions such as diabetes, cancer and heart disease, and many others. For more information, visit https://www.bootstravelinsurance.com/medical-travel-insurance/

How Long Does It Take to Assess A Claim?

Boots cannot provide a time limit for dealing with travel insurance claims.

About Boots

Since its inception in 1849, Boots has grown to become the UK’s leading pharmacy lead health and beauty retailer. Boots are committed to providing exceptional customer and patient care while offering innovative products with great value.

It was this aim in mind which resulted in their partnership with Travel Insurance Facilities Plc to provide affordable and quality travel insurance, for those with and without medical conditions.  

About Boots Travel Insurance

Boots provides three core travel insurance policies, including Single Trip, Annual Multi Trip and Longstay. They also offer optional add ons to cater to those with specific insurance needs, including medical conditions, cruise cover, golf and many more.

Boots travel insurance policies also come with a wide range of benefits, including emergency repatriation,

Promotions & Offers

Boots currently offer a 15% discount, exclusive to online customers.

Contact

To contact Boots for a quote, please call their sales department on 0345 1253 800. Lines are open Monday to Friday 8am – 8pm and Saturday to Sunday, 9am – 5pm. Alternatively, you can complete the online form to send a message straight to their customer service team at https://www.bootstravelinsurance.com/contact-us/

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