Inland Waterways Boat Insurance - Narrow Boat, Barges & Cruiser | Velos

Inland Waterways Boat Insurance

The inland waterways of the UK are envied all over the world. If you have a craft you want to cover for all eventualities on your journeys across the idyllic waterways of Britain, get a quote.

Whether you own a cruiser, narrow boat or barge, we offer a competitive all-risk policy insurance policy to fit your needs.

Our all-risk inland waterways boat insurance policy includes coverage against:

  • Third party liability cover, including incidents (coverage up to £3 million)
  • Fire, lightning, explosion
  • Theft, malicious damage or vandalism
  • Weather events
  • Freezing of machinery
  • Accidental loss or damage
  • Personal accident (coverage up to £10,000)

Should the worst happen, we also offer insurance cover to cover medical expenses for both you as the owner, and your guests aboard.

We can include contents cover insurance if you live aboard your inland boat, and if you want to take your cruiser to visit the coast, we can include coastal cruising – all for no extra cost!

With over 50 years’ experience in insuring vessels, we can be trusted to create you a competitively priced insurance policy, that meets your personal requirements for boat insurance cover.

Claims handling

If you need to make a claim, our helpful and efficient London-based customer service team will help you through the process, quickly and painlessly.

Our in-house claims handling team work on behalf of our world-renowned underwriters, to ensure we give you a quick and effective resolution to all claims.

We care about our reputation for customer care, and you are our priority.

Get no claims bonus discount

We can also offer you a No Claims Discount scheme which gives you a 25% discount on your policy available to both existing and new customers (subject to proof), and if, unfortunately, your boat takes damage whilst in a marina, your No Claims Discount will be unaffected, and we won’t charge you an excess.

All of this at no extra charge!

Competitive premiums

Our policies aren’t listed on any price comparison site, so contact us today for a no obligation, free quote and our customer services team will guide you through from start to finish, leaving you with total peace of mind and the best possible cover.

You can trust your vessel with Velos inland waterways insurance. Whether it’s narrowboat insurance, cover for dutch barges, or any other inland cruisers, we’re here to help you with our personalised inland craft insurance policies and exceptional service.

Velos is a boat insurance and marine insurance broker authorised and regulated by the financial conduct authority.

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