Premier Inn

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Premier Inn is an international hotel operator.

Do Premier Inn pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Premier Inn.

Hotels who pay breaks include Cobbs Group, Beannchor and Soho House.

Last updated 14 June 2024

How we know this

Based on data from 79 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between December 2023 and June 2024.

92% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Which hotels pay breaks?

Jobs where breaks are paid

What people are saying about sick pay at Premier Inn

  • Best thing

    Learning kitchen skills

    Worst thing

    Stress, screaming and long hours with no breaks


    Premier Inn Kitchen assistant, August 2023

  • Best thing

    Career progression

    Worst thing

    Unpaid breaks.
    Head office has no idea on what happens inside the hotels and they ask us to run them a certain way when it just doesn't work.
    With some managers training is nonexistent. You just get thrown in the deepend.


    Premier Inn Duty manager, April 2023

  • Best thing

    Equal pay
    Some but not all nice team members and managers

    Worst thing

    Rude managers
    Hours beyond contract
    No proper breaks
    Holidays get cancelled without knowledge
    Rude customers (sometimes)
    Toxic/abusive environment
    Lazy co workers (some)


    Premier Inn Front of house, September 2022

  • Best thing

    Works around my childcare needs, some great people to work with

    Worst thing

    Breaks aren't long
    Not given enough time to do tasks
    Make one mistake and it will always be notice but your hard work will be ignored
    Too much negativity
    Not taken seriously


    Premier Inn Employee, March 2022

  • Best thing

    The team
    Food at work discount
    Flexible shifts

    Worst thing

    They wont put you on for the right hours
    Breaks are taken but not often


    Premier Inn Front of house, December 2021

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