XCover offers you the peace of mind and security to know that you won’t be left out of pocket if certain unexpected circumstances occur and you have to unfortunately cancel your next island escape.

When XCover, which is available as an option for an small extra charge, is in place for your stay, it’ll cover your booking with refund protection so that in the event you have to cancel for one of the included circumstances, XCover will step in and refund the rent you’ve had to pay for your stay.

The circumstances include illness of one of your party, adverse weather conditions, jury duty, car breakdown, redundancy, home emergency and more. Cover for illness includes coronavirus. For full terms and conditions, check out XCover’s website.

In addition to all Shanklin Holiday Homes bookings, it is also available for VRBO guests too.

XCover have years of experience, working across the industry with hotels, concerts, sports fixtures and more. Customers including Andrew Lloyd Webber’s theatres, Brighton Dome, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Village Hotels with over 3,000 reviews and an “Excellent” rating on Trustpilot.

For new bookings, you can add XCover during the booking process.

For existing bookings, you can add it at any time up to and including when you pay your balance via My Stay Planner – just click Pay under your booking, select Yes in the Booking Refund Protection section and make payment.