Our Premier Inn Business blog has all the latest news for our business guests, as well as an overview on what we can offer your company, why we’re a great partner for your hotel stays and more about us and our values.
The Power of Zzz: Why Sleep Matters for Business Travel
There’s nothing better than a great night’s sleep – that feeling of waking up rested, refreshed, and ready for the day ahead. Perhaps unsurprisingly, sleep doesn’t just feel good, it is good, as countless studies have now shown.
The power of sleep: our latest investment in a restful environment
Premier Inn knows a thing or two about sleep. We know that to get a good night’s sleep, you need the right room at the right temperature, the right bedding with the right thread count, as well as the right mattress on top of the right bed.
How to rest well, wherever you are
We all know that sleep is essential for health and wellbeing. And yet, due to factors such as stress, disruption to routine, or simply being too busy to prioritise rest, many people still struggle to get the recommended 7-9 hours per night.
In fact, 8 in 10 UK workers feel like they don’t sleep enough.
Bleisure: Hidden gems
Ever thought about extending those business stays so that they become so much more? Giving yourself a chance to head out, chill out, unwind and find amazing things to experience, do and see. It’s basically the ultimate combination of business and leisure. We call it bleisure.
Booking your best-ever business trips
Ever find that the challenge of booking travel for your team leaves you facing sleepless nights? You’re not alone – when it comes to building the perfect business trip, there are several boxes to tick (and often lots of different stakeholders to please).
Quick tips to help you with balancing business travel budgets in 2023
Businesses everywhere were happy to welcome the possibility of travel back in 2022, with employees finally able to set off on the road again. However, given the current economic climate, individuals and businesses alike need to be especially conscious of travel budgets.
From feel-good to do-good: the future of business travel
For the bookers in charge of arranging business travel, some features are non-negotiable. A comfy bed, Wi-Fi access, and a decent desk for the employee to work from are all understandably top of the list, and a super-convenient location doesn’t hurt either.
Five big challenges facing travel managers today
Change can be a wonderful thing – but as business travel managers know all too well, it often trails disruption in its wake. After the disruption of work travel in the depths of the pandemic, the world is now (mostly!) open for business, and work travellers are keen to get back out there.
Getting more from your trip to Germany
Not only have we now got 40 hotels open in Germany across key cities such as Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, Stuttgart and Munich, the expansion is set to continue. With a committed pipeline to open more than 40 additional hotels, it’s Wunderbar indeed!
Packing guide and hacks for business travel
When it comes to business trips, sometimes packing for one can feel like the hardest bit of work! Whether you’re having to think of the best way to stop your shirts creasing or if you really need three pairs of heels, there’s a lot to think about.
The most popular songs to work to
From in the office to working from home finding the right soundtrack - whether you’re working from home, or in the office (or maybe, a bit of both) - is key for a productive day's work. Studies have shown that music improves both productivity and cognitive performance, especially in adults.
Working From Hotel - The New WFH
Over the last 18 months, the world of work has significantly changed, and we’ve had to adapt to a new way of working. Whether it’s from home, the office, somewhere else remotely, or a mix and match, a new model has emerged – introducing hybrid working.
Premier Inn – the go-to for business stays
While leisure travel has been locked down for almost 15 months, many of our hotels stayed open for business guests who had to travel regularly for work. We know business trips come in all shapes and sizes, so last month we invited some of our busy professional guests to tell us what they really need from hotels to make their lives easier.
Electric car charging for business
We’re introducing over 500 GeniePoint Network electric car charging points across our hotels over the next three years to make our hotels even more convenient for electric car owners. Electric cars reduce carbon emissions, they’re a great investment for environmentally conscious businesses to make to reduce their carbon footprint.
Hotels for business in Germany
With hotels across Germany and in key business districts including Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich and Berlin, we’re perfect for business trips to Germany. We’re looking forward to expanding our operations in Germany as a trusted, reliable hotel chain that businesses can count on.
How to greet someone at work post-pandemic
We’re very excited to be welcoming back our business guests. Whether working in an office or out and about on site, as professionals return to the workplace there is an air of trepidation around how we will all adjust to the new normal.
hub hotels – Great city centre locations
Our hub hotels are smart, stylish places to stay in the heart of London and Edinburgh. hub hotels blend innovative room design with ideal locations for business, meaning you can get to meeting and exhibition centres in minutes and, after work, come back to a comfortable room close to great places to relax and unwind in the city.