Level8ight exterior with views of the city and coastCocktails on the barLevel8ight Sky Bar Terrace

Voted Hilton's Best Destination Bar of the Year 2016

The South West’s highest bar with contemporary and classic cocktails

With dramatic coastal views from Hilton Bournemouth’s eighth floor, Level8ight, The Sky Bar, is the highest bar in the South West. Enjoy fine wines, premium spirits and cocktails.
Chef and broadcaster Matt Tebbutt presents an inventive bar menu with an emphasis on simplicity, flavour and seasonality – offering tapas-style small plates and afternoon tea.

Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursday

3.00pm until 2.00am

Friday - Saturday

Open from 12:00 until 2.00am

Afternoon Tea

Served daily

Sunday - Thursday 3.00pm until 6.00pm

Friday & Saturday

12.00pm until 6.00pm

Sky's The Limit

Red Velvet Spiced Martini

Red Velvet Spiced Martini

A velvety texture cocktail with some unique flavours

Waldorf Old Fashioned

Waldorf Old Fashioned

A fusion of two of Waldorf Astoria New York's most famous menu items

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Bournemouth Sour

A locally sourced creation with Conker dry gin

Cocktail & Spirits Classes


Mothers Ruin Afternoon Tea

Dont Be L8ght Cocktails

Afternoon Tea

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

Mothers Ruin Afternoon Tea

From £21.00 per person

Join us for Afternoon Tea at Level8ight, The Sky Bar with a sophisticated selection of sweet and savoury delights.


Mothers Ruin Afternoon Tea and Cocktail  — £21.00 per person

Don't Be L8ght Cocktails

50% Off Cocktails

Available from the 2nd of April 2017

Sunday to Thursday

50% off cocktails

Afternoon Tea

From £18.00 per person

Join us for Afternoon Tea at Level8ight, The Sky Bar with a sophisticated selection of sweet and savoury delights. For something extra special, upgrade to a sparkling champagne or prosecco Afternoon Tea.


Traditional Afternoon Tea — £18.00 per person
Prosecco Afternoon Tea — £23.00 per person
Champagne Afternoon Tea — £28.00 per person

Matt Tebbutt

Celebrity Chef

Featuring on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen and Channel 4’s Food Unwrapped, Matt Tebbutt graduated from Leith’s School of Food & Wine and trained under Michelin-starred chef, Marco Pierre White.

He developed his own style working at a string of high-profile restaurants, including Chez Bruce, Clarke’s and Alastair Little’s. He has also authored two cookbooks – Matt Tebbutt Cooks Country and more recently Guilty Pleasures.