Travel Insurance Reviews Nationwide Essential

The Essential plan from Nationwide Mutual Insurance is for travelers planning trips on a budget who don't want to sacrifice coverage. Coverages include Trip Cancellation and Interruption, Medical, Emergency Medical Evacuation, and Assistance Services.

To learn more, see the Nationwide Essential product page.

Customers rated the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Essential plan
4.66 out of 5
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Service representive was so helpful. She was very patient and pleasant. Didn't need the coverage, but was happy to have it just in case of an emergency.
Patricia L. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Appreciated the alerts and the access to printed contact as date of trip came close.
Walter R. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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One of our flights was canceled. The policy from Nationwide would not pay for the lost day of our vacation. The airline canceled the flight and we lost a nights lodging expenses. A canceled flight was not a covered interruption. I am very disappointed.
John L. would not recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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    Thank you for your feedback on the policy. We are sorry to learn that your flight was cancelled.

    We would be happy to review the policy benefits with you. Please consider calling us at 800-487-4722.
    Apr 14,2016
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Essential
Purchasing the insurance was easy. Since we had no reason to file a claim it's impossible to know whether to be satisfied with the company or not.
Bryan J. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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I took out insurance but did not use it. I believe Nationwide is a reputable company so we felt confident whilst on our trip.
Janet P. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Nationwide Mutual Insurance Essential
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Essential Plan provided all the coverage I look for when purchasing a Travel Insurance Plan. The Plan not only covers the Trip Cancellation, Interruption, and Lost Luggage, but also the more important coverage of High Limits for Medical and Medical Evacuation at a very good price.
Russel L. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Thankfully, I did not have any travel problems. But it was nice to have peace of mind.
David R. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The value and coverage of this policy was the best I could find.
Robert M. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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It was very easy to purchase an insurance plan from Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. This is the second time we have purchased a plan from them. It is very easy to do and at a reasonable price. The insurance we purchased seemed like it would have been the coverage we would need if a problem occurred. We were fortunate enough that there was no need to put it to use.
Scott D. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The plan seems good. I didn't need to file a claim so.i'm not really sure about the fine print. But it gave me peace of mind and the price was very reasonable.
William G. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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