Shipshape Yacht Coverage Solutions
XL Catlin offers insurance for private-pleasure yacht owners. The underwriters in our Recreational Marine Division understand your needs and can offer intelligent solutions for both fair and foul seas. Learn more about our Luxury Line products

Product details


Up to USD 50 million


  •  - Property damage
  •  - Liability
  •  - Medical payments
  •  - Personal property
  •  - Emergency towing 

Client Profiles

Individual owners of private-pleasure yachts

  •  - Mega
  •  - Custom and semi-custom motor
  •  - Sport-fish
  •  - Trawlers
  •  - Sailing

Typical Information Required

  •  - Completed application
  •  - Owner’s experience and loss history
  •  - Details on the vessel, including value
  •  - Navigation required
  •  - Details on the captain/crew, if hired 

Benefits & Services

  •  - Expert Underwriting
  •  - Superior Coverages
  •  - XL Catlin's Financial Strength
  •  - Significant capacity
  •  - Expert claims handling

Information & Research


Minimum Deductible

USD 1,000 (or 1% of the Hull Value, whichever is less)

Minimum Premium

USD $500: XL Catlin's Insurance segment may work with Marine General Agents to assist clients in securing coverage.

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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