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Voted Hilton's Best Destination Bar of the Year 2016 in UK and Europe

Better L8 Than Never

With dramatic coastal views from Hilton Bournemouth's eighth floor, LEVEL8IGHT, The Sky Bar, is the highest bar in the South West.

Admire the view as you enjoy fine wines, premium spirits and cocktails, or join us for an elegant afternoon tea.

Opening Hours

Sunday - Wednesday
3.00pm until 11.00pm

3.00pm until midnight

Friday - Saturday
Midday until 1.00am


Served daily
Sunday — Thursday 3.00pm until 6.00pm

Friday & Saturday
12.00pm until 6.00pm

A collaboration of esteemed chefs in conjunction with our many local providers, a modern British all-day restaurant.

Cocktail Menu

Table Menu

Wild Flower

Wild Flower

Blueberry infused Bulleit Bourbon cocktail,
a perfect way to start the evening 

Sky's The Limit

Above The Clouds

Above The Clouds

Our popular Tanqueray Gin cocktail topped off with a candy floss garnish!

Electric Relaxation

Electric Relaxation

Slingsby Rhubarb Gin and Lazzaroni Amaretto cocktail topped with a toasted marshmallow

Meet at 8ight?

Afternoon Tea


Join us for Afternoon Tea and tuck into a selection of delicious finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones, and a variety of sweet treats including a Banoffee & Chocolate Dome.

Why not add a little sparkle and upgrade to Afternoon Tea with Prosecco for £27 or Champagne for £32?

Happy Hours

Join us in the sky between 6-8pm for our £7.50 cocktail happy hours.

Available Sunday - Thursday on selected cocktails (usually £11).

Cocktail & Spirits Masterclasses

Want to learn how to make the perfect cocktail? Watch us in action, enjoy some tasting and have a go yourself.

Sunday-Thursday 3pm - 8pm; Friday & Saturday 3pm - 5pm.

From £23 per person. Send us an email below and quote “Cocktail & Spirits Masterclasses” to find out more and book.


The highest terrace bar in the South West, with panoramic views of Bournemouth town and coastline. Perfect for your nearest and dearest to celebrate a special occasion or wedding. Available for private hire in the evening for up to 60 guests.

Excludes Friday, Saturday and Bank Holidays.

Contact our Event Team to find out more. T: 01202 804775

Luxury Cheese & Charcuterie Board

With dramatic coastal views from Hilton Bournemouth’s eighth floor, LEVEL8IGHT, The Sky Bar, is the highest bar in the South West. Admire the view as you enjoy a Luxury Cheese & Charcuterie Board.


Available: Sunday to Thursday 3pm – 9pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm – 9pm

Price Per board £29.99

(Board is recommended for 2 people to share)

Brunch Parties

Our Sky High Brunches return in 2019 to pick up where they left off! Prepare to start the party early as the skies provide the perfect up-tempo atmosphere from 1pm-6pm, with a host of DJs, live entertainment and a mouth-watering brunch.

Previous guests include Shola Ama (MOBO award winner), DJ Hannah B (London O2 Arena) and DJ Charles (Mahiki)


2019 Dates

13th April
11th May
8th June
6th July
10th August
7th September
12th October
9th November
14th December

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