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Holiday Illness
Compensation Guide


Welcome to Your Holiday Claims, the experts in helping people whose holidays were ruined by illness claim the compensation
they deserve.

With over 50 years combined experience in travel law on your side and a dedicated team on hand to offer the legal advice and
support you will need to make a holiday illness claim, call now and let us help you start a hassle free claim.

Our specialist solicitors will be there to fight for you, helping you receive compensation for both the illness you have suffered
and any unexpected out of pocket expenses.

If youve been struck by sickness on a package holiday in the last 3 years then we suggest you talk to one of our holiday
illness by calling 0330 100 2851.

Making a sickness claim checklist


  • Your holiday was booked as part of a package on an all-inclusive basis
  • Your holiday took place within the last 3 years
  • Your symptoms lasted for more 7 days

Some of the most common holiday illnesses we have won claims for:

  • Campylobacter
  • Cryptosporidium
  • Shigella
  • E coli
  • Salmonella
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Start your claim now with Your Holiday Claims

By contacting YourHolidayClaims, you can speak directly to an experienced holiday accident solicitor who can answer any questions you may have on the process of making a claim.

If you’d like to talk to our experts straight away, call us now on 0330 100 2851. Or, you can start your claim online by completing our quick contact form and one of our team will get straight back to you.

How much could your claim be worth?

Varying degrees of disabling pain, cramps, and diarrhoea continuing for some days or weeks.

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Food poisoning causing significant discomfort, stomach cramps, alteration of bowel function and fatigue. Hospital admission for some days with symptoms lasting for a few weeks but complete recovery within a year or two.

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Serious but short lived food poisoning, diarrhoea and vomiting diminishing over two to four weeks with some remaining discomfort and disturbance of bowel function and impact on sex life and enjoyment of food over a few years. Any symptoms having these consequences and lasting for longer, even indefinitely, are likely to merit an award between the top of this bracket and the bottom of the next bracket.

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Severe toxicosis causing serious acute pain, vomiting, diarrhoea, and fever, requiring hospital admission for some days or weeks and some continuing incontinence, haemorrhoids and irritable bowel syndrome, having a significant impact on ability to work and enjoyment of life.

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Check Out Our Real Life Success Stories

Take a look at our real life success stories to find out how we have helped people like you receive the compensation they deserve.
Location: Marmaris Palace Hotel
Illness: salmonella
Operator: Thomas Cook
Anonymous - Oct 2017
Amount Received
Received £5,350
Location: cruise ship
Illness: helicobacyer pylori
Operator: Thomson
Mrs Hipkiss - Jun 2024
Amount Received
Received £2,400
Location: Jaz Mirabel Park, Sharm el Sheikh
Illness: Travellers diarrhoea
Operator: TUI UK Ltd
Denise Brothers - Sep 2017
Amount Received
Received £6,000
did you know
Did you know?

The Package Travel Regulations 1992 allow you to bring a claim against your tour operator if you have suffered an illness caused by poor food or hygiene standards at a package holiday hotel in the last 3 years.

If you think you’ve been affected by illness on holiday we advise that you talk to one of our friendly claims team today. It’s quite simple when making a claim, our legal advisers will let you know straight away whether you have a strong claim to make against your tour operator.

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Comments from our happy clients

Trevor and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and your team who helped us in our successful claim. It is such a relief to be able to now put this behind us. Many thanks for all your hard work and for all you have done for us.
Bryonie and Trevor Price
I would like to thank Anne Thomson for all her help, understanding and patience throughout my claim.
Jacqui Taylor
Following my family becoming ill on holiday and my 2 year old daughter becoming particularly unwell, I contacted Anne at Your Holiday Claims from an internet search to see what I could do in regards to bringing this to my holiday company’s attention.
Emma Sheridan
I would like to thank Tracy Stansfield for the work she has carried out for me and assisting me in getting justice against the tour operator.
Dave Robertson
Having never thought to have contacted a solicitor to pursue a claim for compensation before, I am glad that I instructed Your Holiday Claims to deal with my claim following a holiday illness I suffered during my stay in Egypt.
Christopher Whitwell
We are very happy with the outcome of our case, especially as we were not offered anything from the tour operator we had booked our holiday with.
Dianne Cherry
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