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Lanzarote Travel Insurance

A Canary Island, Lanzarote is a popular destination and is known for its beaches and volcanic landscape. One of the most popular destinations for British tourists, there are many Expats who live there and has a good reputation for its nightlife and resorts.

To get a quote by telephone or email, contact us on 0800 047 5065 (FREEPHONE) or 01273 773 017 info@jsinsurance.co.uk

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Summary of Cover

Section & Cover Silver Gold Platinum
Cancellation or Curtailment £1,000 £3,000 £7,500
Medical and Repatriation £10,000,000 £10,000,000 £10,000,000
Personal Liability £2,000,000 £2,000.000 £2,000.000
Personal Baggage £1,000 £1,500 £2,500
Personal Money £150 £500 £750
Delayed Departure £100 £1,000 £1,000
Missed Departure £250 £500 £1,000
Legal Expenses £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Scheduled Airline Failure £1,500 £1,500 £1,500
Standard Excess* £100 £50 £35

*The excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.

Please read the full Terms and Conditions of this policy offered by JS Travel Insurance.

This policy for a trip to Lanzarote is underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities and Insured by Union Reiseversicherung AG, UK. Travel Insurance Facilities are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Union Reiseversicherung AG are authorised by BaFin and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Popular Destinations

Costa Teguise

Visit the beautiful man-made resort of Costa Teguise. Ideal for those who may have limited mobility, Costa Teguise is completely flat, and is lined with shops, bars and cafes, so has everything you need in one resort.

Centered around the sandy beach of Las Cucharas, this resort was created in the 1970’s to bring more tourism to Lanzarote.

Located on a bit of the island that ‘sticks out’ Costa Teguise is typically more windy than most parts of the island, making it perfect for Windsurfing and Paragliding.

It is also home to the island’s oldest Golf Course, and plenty of incredible Hiking trails.

Playa Blanca

Relax on Lanzarote’s newest resort, Playa Blanca. Located on the southern tip of Lanzarote, it is spread out along the coast, but is completely flat like Costa Teguise. It is filled with gorgeous beaches that has points where you can hire pedalos and jet skis.

You could easily spend a week there and not eat at the same restaurant twice, as Playa Blanca is packed with restaurants and bars, as well as many designer clothes and souvenir shops.

Accommodation here is generally more upmarket and can set you back a few more pennies than the other resorts on the island; it is also quite far away from the airport, a return taxi won’t leave you with much change from 100 Euros.

Puerto del Carmen

Lanzarote’s first resort, Puerto del Carmen, boasts a strip of beaches reaching 6km, with many bars and restaurants along it.

Puerto del Carmen has a more bustling nightlife and tends to attract young people to the area, but there’s still plenty to do for everyone !

There is also a marina where you can hire a boat and explore the coast of the island, make sure to book a Scuba Diving tour and discover Lanzarote’s spectacular marine life.

Popular Sports and Activities


Horse Riding


Deep Sea Fishing

Travel Risks in Lanzarote

Lanzarote has very low crime rates, but you should exercise normal caution in regards to your belongings, and keep an eye on your valuables at all times, as pickpockets can often operate in built up areas.

Lanzarote is notoriously hot, so be sure to drink lots of water and pack a lot of sun cream; slather it on to avoid sunburn!

There is also a risk of spiking drinks in Lanzarote, especially if you are a young woman. Never leave your drink unattended, and make sure you can see your bartender making it. If you suspect you have been spiked, or are in need of any emergency service, dial 112 for help!

Embassy | Consulates

British Consulate in Gran Canaria

Address: Calle Luis Morote 6-3º, 35007 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Telephone: +34 928 26 25 08

Visa Requirements for Lanzarote

Nationals of the European Union do not require a Visa, you are allowed to stay in Lanzarote for up to 90 days.

EHIC (European Health Card Insurance)

Your EHIC card will cover you for emergency healthcare in Lanzarote, but make sure you have the correct Travel Insurance before you leave the United Kingdom.

Pre Existing Medical Conditions

If you have pre existing medical conditions and you plan to travel to Lanzarote, we are able to provide you with a policy.


Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.

Living in Lanzarote or Already Travelled

World Nomads offers Travel Insurance if you are living in Lanzarote.

World Nomads also offers cover if you have already left your home country and you are in Lanzarote. You can also add Sports and Activities to the policy, as well as High Value Items.


Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.

Useful Websites

Brexit Information

A JS Travel Insurance blog post regarding Brexit, and the changes it may make to your holiday.

Holiday Weather

Daily worldwide forecasts and weather averages for your holiday.

Foreign Travel Advice

Information on safety, local laws, entry requirements, and more.

Mercury Holidays

Handpicked holidays to Lanzarote to suit you !

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