Travel Insurance Reviews Allianz Global Assistance Basic

The Allianz Basic plan is designed for travelers who prefer affordable coverage, including trip cancellation, pre-existing medical condition coverage, lost/damaged baggage benefits, and 24-hour assistance. It's great for weekend getaways and overnight trips.

To learn more, see the Allianz Basic product page.

Customers rated the Allianz Global Assistance Basic plan
4.56 out of 5
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Hard to say how good or bad a program is,as I never have filed a claim. Not obvious from the verbage in the policy is that you have to go through the process of filing a claim with your insurers (example, health insurance) first, get it rejected by your insurer, and then the travel policy will pay. This implies that you have to have sufficient funds on hand when you travel to foreign countries to pay for expenses. The policy should be better structured to help you if you need help NOW!!!, rather than being reimbursed several months in the future.
Joseph J. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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I would never again travel without some sort of travel insurance, and I probably won't use any other insurance company other than Allianz. This is my 5th time with them and I have recommended this company to many of my friends.
Linda S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Fortunately, I did not have to file a claim, but was at ease knowing that I was fully covered in case of any incident that would have required me to file a claim.
James L. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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My tour guide had recommended two other travel insurance companies but I researched and found you and then confirmed that my brother used Allianz also which seemed to provide coverage at better rate. I then told others who were going on the same tour.
Sharon W. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Appreciated the email reminder with contact info right before the trip.
Gary S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Thankful that I didn't need it, but peace of mind having it!
Archeva C. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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We had to cancel our trip at the last minute due to family illness. Allianz worked with us and honored our claim for the items we were not able to reschedule on our own. They even reconsidered our appeal to a part of the claim not originally reimbursed and paid it. We are very satisfied with our experience with Allianz and look forward to using them again for future travels.
Allen Z. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Overall I was happy with the plan. The on-line submission was fairly easy & the claim I filed was eventually paid out (although it took two submissions & several calls). My only real complaint is that I was unable to talk to the "adjuster" (person who was making a determination on my claim) directly so had a hard time figuring out what he needed to pay out the full amount. This delayed the process & made it a lot more time consuming/difficult for me. Other than that I am completely satisfied.
Rebecca T. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Fortunately, we did not need to use it, but it did provide peace of mind.
James H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Did not have to use the policy for any reason.
ANTHONY T. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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