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No Man's Fort

Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Private island fort off Portsmouth with 23 bedrooms and 5 function rooms + fun facilities. Good for events - Wow Factor!

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No Man's Fort is one of 2 private islands in the Solent, just 1.4 miles from the Isle of Wight. It has its own spa, a selection of bars, a large sun deck, a hot tub and a lighthouse with stunning views for those wishing to relax. There is also RIB rides, jet skiing, kite surfing, and sea kayaking for the thrill seekers. With 23 double en-suite bedrooms and 7 function rooms, it is able to accommodate 200 guests in all and is the ideal venue for weddings, parties and corporate events.

As well as the many water sports offered at the fort there are also activities such as cocktail making, wine and rum tasting, treasure hunts, LaZer Battle, fishing and snooker/pool available.

There are 4 types of en-suite bedrooms to choose from and all benefit from large double beds, stunning sea views, architectural details including hammock hooks and a nautical theme. Prices per night are as follows and are for 2 people: £700 per night for the lighthouse suite, £500 per night for a superior suite, £450 per night for a junior suite and £400 per night for an executive room. These prices include drinks reception, 3 course dinner, bed and breakfast and a full tour of the largest fortress. 

There are also packages for events such as stag and hen dos, delegates, private parties and anniversaries.

Transfer time via boat to the fort is approximately 45 minutes. Chidlren over 12 permitted only for day experiences. Adults only for overnight stays. No pets. 

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s