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“Our plan is to grow in the UK, focus on structural international opportunities and strengthen our skills & capabilities.”

Alison Brittain

Investors

We are targeting ambitious growth over the next five years

Why invest in Whitbread? Our brand strength and sharp focus on markets where there is great opportunity for structural growth provide sustainable development potential for our business.

25 April 2018

Preliminary results

OUR BRANDS

Our hotels, coffee shops and family-friendly restaurants serve customers throughout the UK and beyond.

The UK’s No.1 hotel chain

770
hotels

70,000
rooms

32,500
employees

The UK’s No.1 coffee brand

2,300
UK stores

29
countries

14,500
employees

SUSTAINABILITY

We’ve always been about people, and we always will

So, it makes sense that our sustainability programme is all about people too. It's called Force for Good. And it's about helping everyone – our customers, team members and suppliers – to live and work well.

£9.5m

raised for the
Costa Foundation

£10m

raised for Great
Ormond Street
Hospital Charity

News & Press releases

22 April 2018

Whitbread announces science-based carbon target for Earth Day

To mark Earth Day, the UK’s largest hospitality company Whitbread is unveiling an industry-leading sustainability...

18 April 2018

Costa Coffee announces commitment to recycle half a billion takeaway...

Costa Coffee has today announced it will become the first ever coffee chain in the...

07 March 2018

Ageless apprenticeships on the rise as senior workforce embraces later-life...

Whitbread, the UK’s largest hospitality company and owner of both Premier Inn and Costa, has...

28 February 2018

Whitbread announces a significant acquisition of a portfolio of 19...

Whitbread announces today the acquisition of a portfolio of 19 hotels in Germany, from Foremost...