Do Premier Inn pay breaks?

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

Last updated 12 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 125 job reviews from people who work at Premier Inn.

98% 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.

What people are saying about sick pay at Premier Inn

  • 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 Employee, December 2021

  • Best thing

    Suitable hours can be flexible on various contracts and days.
    Pay per progression can be good.
    Apprenticeship programs if you are interested.
    No pressure to work up the ladder of you dont wish to.
    Holiday entitlement good

    Worst thing

    High target cleaning times
    Rushed breaks when busy
    Very physically demanding
    Can be extremely stressful when busy
    Made to feel awful when calling in sick


    Premier Inn Employee, June 2021