Welcome Break Group


Welcome Break is the UK’s second largest operator of motorway service areas (MSAs) after Moto.

The majority of its sites – on motorways and busy A roads – have been developed with adjacent budget hotels that now operate under the franc


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Key People:

Chief executive officer Rod McKie
Financial director and company secretary Nick Wright
Regional operations directors Hakim Attou, Mark Jacobs

Operating Data:

Number of service stations 28
Number of Days Inn hotels 28
Staff 4,500
Customers 80 million a year
All but five Welcome Break service stations are co-located with a Days Inn. The company also operates five Days Inn hotels at service stations owned by other companies– four are found at Extra services stations (at Peterborough, Cambridge, Stevenage Baldock and Cobham services) while the fifth, in Winchester, is on a Moto MSA.


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Tickford Street
Newport Pagnell,