Latest Announcement

Return of Capital

Further to the sale of Costa to The Coca-Cola Company for £3.9 billion which completed on 3 January 2019, Whitbread has announced that it currently intends to return at least £2.5 billion of the sale proceeds to shareholders. Additional details regarding these plans were announced to shareholders at Whitbread’s Capital Markets Day on 13 February 2019, a summary of which is available here.

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

Alison Brittain


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.

30 April 2019

Whitbread PLC announced its Preliminary Results on 30th April 2019, there will be a presentation at 8:30am

13 February 2019

Capital Markets Day 2019

Click here to view the webcast


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

The UK’s No.1 hotel chain





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.


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Ormond Street
Hospital Charity

News & Press releases

17 May 2019

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30 April 2019

Preliminary Results

Solid financial performance in a challenging environment supported by efficiency programme...

12 April 2019

From checkout to check-inn - New Premier Inn represents multi-million...

The brand-new hotel, which occupies a prime town-centre position on Elder Way was opened by...

12 April 2019

Joining Forces - Heroes' Memorial Installed at Premier Inn

Premier Inn has joined forces with the Derbyshire community to honour local heroes. The UK hotel...