A great place to start your Christmas

Stressed out Santas and their harassed little helpers – relax! We’re bursting with great ideas when it comes to the best places to fill those stockings and soak up all the magic of the season.

But before you set off, why not top up your tanks with a little winter fuel, in the shape of a delicious all-you-can-eat Premier Inn breakfast? Then shop, explore, enjoy… and, at the end of the day, return to a warm welcome and toast a successful shop with a glass of festive fizz.

Our pick of the Christmas Markets

It could be browsing for traditional wooden toys, handmade gingerbread or Christmas ornaments. Skating at a glittering ice rink or a rousing chorus of ‘O Come All Ye Faithful’ with a crowd of carol singers, you can’t help but get carried away with the spirit of the season at a Christmas Market.

To help you plan ahead, we’ve handpicked a selection of the best Christmas markets popping up in beautiful towns and cities around the country right now. So why not make a festive weekend of it and stay at a nearby Premier Inn? Whatever the weather, you’re always guaranteed a warm welcome with us.

Top of the shops for gifts

When it’s the thought that counts, think Premier Inn. If you’re planning to trek the malls in search of the very best prezzies for your nearest and dearest, we know all the best places to bag them. So why not combine your Christmas shopping with a festive city break? Check out our guides to Manchester and Edinburgh packed with great tips on the best places to eat, drink, shop and be merry. 

And remember, your helpful Premier Inn hosts are always on hand to point you in the right direction, help you with your shopping – maybe even suggest some gift ideas for Granny!

Christmas all wrapped up