This is a complete list of Costa Coffee locations, along with their geographic coordinates. This list contians only the locations in the United Kingdom. Costa Coffee is a coffee house company based in the United Kingdom founded in 1971. Costa Coffee has a coffee academy where every single barista is professionally trained in the art of coffee by qualified coffee experts. Costa is the only UK coffee chain to control the whole coffee making process from start to finish. Costa Coffees parent is Whitbread PLC.