Boat Insurance


Boats, cruisers and houseboat insurance

If you enjoy messing about on the river, perhaps in your cabin cruiser or Dutch barge, you will no doubt have considered the importance of insuring your floating asset. Owning a boat can be a pleasure but trying to find a boat insurance quote can definitely be a chore. Here at QuoteRack we aim to take the pain away by providing you with the boat insurance that's right for you.

"My speed boat is my pride and joy and I wanted the peace of mind that it would have the correct speed boat insurance cover"

Whether your craft is used on canals or rivers or you use your boat as your home, QuoteRack gives you the chance to obtain competitive boat insurance quotes that will give you the right cover at the best price.

Boat insurance covers a wide range of craft, including barge insurance, narrowboat insurance, cabin cruiser insurance, houseboat insurance and several other types of canal boat insurance.

For many people there is no substitute for owning their own boat and even live in their own houseboat. All of your possessions and valuables need to have the correct houseboat insurance cover, even if your valuables got damaged by an un-expected weather front you need to know you are covered correctly.

"It was handy to be contacted by an insurance broker that knew more about my boat than I did. It gave me the confidence I was looking for, as this is my first sailing boat."

We can provide insurance quotes for the full range of craft that people use on the inland waterways, rivers and canals, including narrowboat insurance and cabin cruiser insurance.

Boat Insurance - resources

Thinking of buying a boat?

With due acknowledgement to British Waterways, you can download their excellent Thinking of Buying a Boat - how to get started here

The Barge Association

The DBA is a not-for-profit company that caters for anyone interested in barges and barging.


"My converted Dutch barge is my home so I couldn't try the normal high street insurance brokers - shopping around for quotes for my barge insurance helped save a considerable amount"

"We only use our canal boat for 3 months a year but we are covered whether we use the boat or if it is laid up at the marina."