Compare Whitbread vs Premier Inn BETA

See how working at Whitbread vs. Premier Inn compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Whitbread vs. Premier Inn. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Whitbread

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Premier Inn

Employee Ratings

  • Whitbread scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 748 reviews)
Whitbread employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 750 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Whitbread employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Whitbread employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Whitbread employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Whitbread employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Whitbread employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Whitbread Ceo Alison Brittain
82%
82%Alison Brittain
Whitbread employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Premier Inn Ceo Simon Jones
73%
73%Simon Jones
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Whitbread employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Whitbread employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Premier Inn employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Whitbread salaries averaged £10,115 higher than Premier Inn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Receptionist14 Salaries
£10/hr
Operations Manager22 Salaries
£31,582/yr
Restaurant Manager24 Salaries
£28,883/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Receptionist77 Salaries
£10/hr
Operations Manager66 Salaries
£30,111/yr
Kitchen Team Member59 Salaries
£11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Whitbread" was the most mentioned Pro at Whitbread.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Premier Inn.
  • Whitbread had 12 more reviews than Premier Inn that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Whitbread"(in 40 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 28 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 26 reviews)
"Good team"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 52 reviews)
"Whitbread"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 45 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 40 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Whitbread full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Management have been excellent at helping me find roles that suit me Regular reviews in place to make sure I’m progressing Great team ethos

Cons

Hospitality is woefully understaffed currently but this is across the whole industry

Advice to Management

Keep doing back to the floor days, helps people in support centre see why we do what we do and teams on site get a deeper understanding of the business.

Current Employee - Housekeeper

I have been working at Premier Inn part-time

Pros

Great team Everyone is very welcoming

Cons

Parking can sometime be an issue

Job Postings

Premier Inn has 638 more recently posted open jobs than Whitbread.

There are currently no open jobs at either company.