SKYLIFE @ The Pilot Café


Pre-book the SKYLIFE Lounge

To relax and recharge before you fly book SKYLIFE Lounge @ The Pilot Café.

Whilst the SKYLIFE Lounge itself remains closed, we are delighted to offer a limited availability lounge facility within The Pilot Café.

Providing a more private area with comfortable seating and charging facilities. You can expect complimentary drinks selection including hot, soft, alcoholic drinks, light bites and lunches.

Please come straight to The Pilot counter, avoiding any queue for the Café counter itself, where the team will check your booking and allow access into the lounge area directly.

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Reserve a space


Comfortable and suitable seating
Selection of complimentary hot, cold and alcoholic beverages.
Selection of complimentary snacks (please note that this, in no way, constitutes a full meal offer)
Unlimited Free Wi-Fi access – simply connect via ‘London Southend Airport’.


The light bites/lunches menu is fresh produce and will therefore change daily. Please email at least 5 days in advance of your booking if you have any allergies that we can help with.

Drinks Menu

See alcohol policy below Drinks menu [PDF]


Pay on the day in SKYLIFE @ The Pilot (Limited availability):

£22.50 Adult / £14.00 Child (2-12 years old).

Book & pay in advance online:

From £25.00 Adult/ £14.00 Child (2-12 years old).

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You can book the SKYLIFE Lounge @ The Pilot café in advance online or by email.

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Contact the SKYLIFE Lounge

Where to find us

Our SKYLIFE Lounge @ The Pilot café is on the ground floor of the departure lounge. Please approach The Pilot café front counter where the team will check your booking and allow access into the lounge area.

SKYLIFE Lounge Terms & Conditions


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