Solent Forts

At a glance...

  •     Part of the Solent Forts
  •     Award Winning Restoration
  •     Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar
  •     Close to Portsmouth & The Isle of Wight
  •     360° Views of the Solent
  •     Wine Cellar, Treatment Room and TV Room
  •     A choice of Games Rooms
  •     Free WiFi

Distance to...

Portsmouth - 1 miles
Isle of Wight - 5 miles
Southampton Airport - 21 miles
London - 77 miles



Welcome to Spitbank Fort

It's time to leave ordinary ashore!

Spitbank Fort, part of our collection of Solent Forts that includes No Man’s Fort and Horse Sand Fort is one of the most exclusive, unusual and AmaZing venues anywhere on the planet.  

This quirky and unique gun emplacement, built to protect our fleet when Britannia ruled the waves, has been transformed into a uniquely luxurious cocoon of indolence and indulgence, privacy and exclusivity. The imaginative restoration provides every possible comfort to offer a unique taste of life at sea.

The nine bedrooms in this unique exclusive use venue are luxuriously fitted to the highest standard plus there are on board features including an open-air hot-pool, wine cellar, sauna and games rooms. 

Why choose Spitbank Fort?

  • Nine splendid bedroom suites
  • Dine in style in the Officer’s Mess
  • Relax in the rooftop hot pool or sauna
  • Learn the art of Sabrage or hone your wine tasting skills
  • A fishing spot that is hard to beat! 
  • A perfect base for exhilarating RIB rides and yachting experiences
  • Watch the sun set while you enjoy sundowners around the firepit
  • Famous for Sunday Lunch and Fort Breaks at Sea

Spitbank Fort is available for overnight fort breaksexclusive use, special events, private parties, wedding receptions, corporate hire and our legendary Wednesday and Sunday Lunch Experiences.

Few venues in the world can offer the privacy and exclusivity, character and quirkiness, of this remarkable former gun emplacement - soon to be joined by No Man's Fort - opening soon!

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The Departure Lounge
Unit 2, The Flour Mill,
Royal Clarence Yard,
Weevil Lane, Gosport,
Hampshire, PO12 1FX
Call us now - 0330 333 7 222
(Local call rate)
Bedroom Suites: 9
Max Sleeps: 18
Function Rooms: 1
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