From sailboats to houseboats, and everything in between

Markel Marine has been dedicated on providing specialized and comprehensive marine insurance coverage for over 30 years.  Our expertise has allowed us to develop a wide-ranging array of marine boat insurance coverage for almost any type of watercraft.  Don’t see your boat type listed below?  Not to worry.  Contact your local Markel Marine Agent, and we will find a policy that fits your unique marine insurance needs (chances are, we’ve seen it before). 

Houseboat insurance
Your houseboat is more than just a boat.  It is the place where you can set off on a quick 1-hour trip on the water, or spend 2 weeks at sea.  Your special boat deserves special protection.  Markel Marine offers the comprehensive coverage that your houseboat deserves.

Sport fish insurance
If you’re like most fishermen, you’ve probably invested a lot of money in your hobby. Losing your fishing equipment, or even worse your boat, can mean saying good-bye to fishing as you know it. After all, replacing all that valuable gear can get pretty expensive. Markel Marine provides specialized sport fishing insurance for those who take fishing seriously and live for the challenge of catching the big one. Our policy protects everything from your boat to your favorite fishing rod, all at an affordable price so you know you are getting more for your money. Plus, we know each sport fisherman is different which is why we customize our coverage to match your needs so you can be confident on the water.

Sailboat insurance
Markel Marine offers sailboat insurance for those who take sailing seriously and live for the challenge of charting their next adventure on the water.  Markel Marine has a sailboat insurance policy for those who take sailing seriously and live for the challenge of beating to the windward mark or rounding distant headlands.

Trawler boat insurance

Before you turn on the navigation systems and head off on your next adventure, you’d better make sure your trawler insurance company is prepared to join you for the long haul. Markel Marine offers the most comprehensive trawler insurance on the water so whether you are near your homeport, prefer inland, coastal or bluewater, you can feel safe knowing you are protected.

SAVE with Markel Marine

Everyone likes extra money in their pocket.  This is why Markel Marine offers the discounts that save you money, such as:

  • diesel fuel
  • safety equipment
  • multiple boats
  • mature operator

Plus, we have a lay-up period option, which decreases your insurance premium during the winter months when you aren’t using your boat!

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*Insurance, coverage, and discounts are subject to availability and qualifications and may not be available in all states. Coverage descriptions listed are intended to be brief and do not replace actual policy language. For questions or a complete definition of coverages and discounts available to you, please contact your Markel Marine authorized agent.