Spitbank Fort is a sea fortress situation in the English channel, a mile off the Portsmouth coast. Built in 1860, the fort was designed to protect Portsmouth from invasion from Napoleon and was used to house soldiers.
Today however, the fort is now a luxury venue for hire that hosts events such as weddings, private parties, events etc. The fort sleeps up to 18 people in it’s 9 luxurious suites and can accommodate up to 60 people in it’s function area. However, the fort does not come cheap, a one night stay will set you back $8,400, a seven night stay comes at a discounted rate of $47,101. The only way to reach the island is by private boat so if it’s privacy and luxury you’re after, this is the place!