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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

Friday & Saturday

Midday — 10.00pm

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

Cocktail Menu

Table Menu



Goslings Black Seal Rum, Lime & Ginger Beer,
a perfect way to start the evening 

Sky's The Limit



Our popular Havana 7 Rum cocktail the perfect blend with Gingerbread and Mozart Dark Chocolate Liqueur!

Easy Rider

Easy Rider

Hennessy VS and cognac liqueur topped with orange bitters and egg white

Meet at 8ight?

Fever-Tree Specials

Afternoon Tea


Join us for Afternoon Tea and tuck into a selection of delicious finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones with jam & clotted cream, and a variety of sweet treats including lemon drizzle, Bakewell tart, raspberry and white chocolate delice and an opera espresso mousse.

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


Book afternoon tea for groups of 6 or more and receive a glass of Prosecco on arrival. T&C apply.

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

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