A Place in the Sun Insurance

A Place in the Sun Insurance

About Us

A Place in the Sun Insurance is designed around the needs of overseas property owners providing cover for your home and contents abroad with the reassurance of UK-based service and support.

A Place in the Sun Insurance specialises in providing home insurance for properties and mobile homes in the UK and over 20 countries worldwide. If you've just bought your place in the sun or moved to a new home overseas you will want to know it is protected - our policies cover loss, theft or damage to your property’s building and contents.

The policy features include:*

  • Cover if the property is left unoccupied or rented out
  • Up to £/€1 million for buildings cover
  • Up to £/€5 million for public liability cover
  • Up to £/€100k for contents cover
  • Loss of rent following an insured claim
  • Temporary accommodation following an insured claim
  • Cover available to suit your needs – whether the property is let out or for personal use
  • Legal cover for EU or UK property - correspondence address in UK
  • Optional extras include accidental damage, emergency travel cover and key care
  • In-house claims team with expertise on overseas holiday home risks

Our extensive coverage includes:

  • Fire, flood & storm damage
  • Escape of water and oil
  • Theft and vandalism
  • Accidental damage

(* Policy limits and exclusions may apply, please see the policy wording for full terms and conditions).


English-speaking team

Staff are English-speakers with all documentation in English, so you can be sure your holiday home insurance is easy to understand and comprehensively designed around the needs of overseas property owners.

Get in touch

It's quick and easy to get in touch with A Place in the Sun Insurance, simply fill in the form, let us know what kind of overseas home insurance you're looking for and one of our experienced team will be in touch to go through your options.

A Place in the Sun Insurance is a partnership between A Place in the Sun and Intasure, one of the leading providers of overseas property insurance with the brokerage service provided by Intasure on behalf of A Place in the Sun.

Intasure® is a trading name of Arthur J. Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered Office: Spectrum Building, 55 Blythswood Street, Glasgow, G2 7AT. Registered in Scotland Company Number: SC108909. www.intasure.com.

Intasure is a trading name of Arthur J Gallagher Nordic AB (formerly called Nordic Försäkring & Riskhantering AB) which is authorised by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority. Incorporated in Sweden under company number 556418-5014 with registered address at Mölndalsvägen 22, 412 63 Göteborg, Sweden.


  • Overseas home, holiday home and static caravan insurance

  • Cover in over 40 different countries

  • UK call centres, dedicated in house claims advisors & overseas loss adjusters

  • Additional optional extras

  • Cover for short or long term lets

  • Access to many other types of insurance products