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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 trip insurance product page.

Customers rated the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Essential plan
4.63 out of 5
6,277
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97%
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Ability to add coverage for Airbnb rental was a plus.
John E. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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It would be nice to have a policy without the medical component when traveling within the US. My health insurance covers me and all I needed was trip cancellation, trip interruption, lost baggage coverages.
Jane S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Thank u! I especially liked the way they emailed when weather got bad and checking in on us
Sue Ellen W. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Worth it for the peace of mind.
William L. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Never used so not much I can say about it!
Christina S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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It's hard to do a review if you did not have to file a claim. The TRUE reviews would be from those people who had claims. I purchased it in case we did need to use it, but luckily we did not. The price seemed a little high, but not as high as most others, so I'd probably use this company again on the next trip.
Gary H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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We buy insurance for every overseas vacation and this is the first time we had to submit a claim. Very pleased with how the claim was processed.
Peter F. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Anna S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Great to be able to relax on the trip without worrying about the possible cost of something unfortunatel happening and being able to pay for it .
Thank you.
Mike H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Didn’t go on trip and it was too late to cancel insurance.
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