Yacht & Sailing Boat Insurance

Get the right level of cover with our yacht insurance so you can enjoy cruising on your yacht or sailing boat with confidence.

Why choose GJW Direct Yacht Insurance?

Having specialised in Marine Insurance for over 195 years  you are in safe hands with our comprehensive yacht and sailing boat insurance. Our team deal with you the customer directly, no brokers.

Our dedicated self-service portal allows you to manage your policy online. We also offer 0% interest finance options for policies over £100. 

Find out how we compare by getting your quote online today or talk to a member of our friendly team today on 0151 473 8000.

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Benefits of our Yacht and Sailing Boat cover*

We offer some great benefits, in fact, GJW Direct Yacht Policy covers you for an agreed fixed value which is not subject to the vessel’s market value! 

  • Agreed fixed value cover
  • Legal Protection cover
  • Personal Accident cover
  • Medical Expenses cover
  • Marina Benefits
  • Protected no claims bonus
  • Friendly personal service
  • Excellent financial security
  • Rapid claims settlement 
  • 24 hour staffed emergency claims helpline
  • Online self-service portal
  • Exclusive Discounts within your Myboat portal

(subject to exclusions and limitations)

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Policy Documents

See below the policy documents relevant to your Yacht and Sailing boat cover which are available for you to download.

What does our yacht policy cover?

Our yacht insurance policy covers a range and all sizes of sailing boats for inshore and offshore use. Find out more about the types of vessels we cover: 

What is a yacht?

A yacht, or sailing boat, is a sailing vessel that may be used for pleasure cruising or in competitive sports. It is a broad term and may also be used to describe motor-powered boats, otherwise known as motor cruisers.

Sailing yacht insurance

GJW’s comprehensive yacht insurance policy covers sailing yachts primarily powered by sails, used for pleasure or leisure cruising. Looking for a motor yacht policy? Check out our motor cruiser page for more information.

Small yacht insurance

Our yacht insurance covers smaller vessels too. We offer cover for a range of vessels from day boats to ocean-going yachts - get in touch with our team to find out which policy is right for you.