Trio of Forts Experience – Call 02392 987 683 to Book
Can’t decide which of our three incredible Forts you want to visit? Then our `Trio of Forts Experience` is the ideal package for you. Three Forts over three fun-filled days…Let us show you that three forts really are better than one!
Experience the recently refurbished No Mans Fort with its spa, lighthouse and roof-top hot tubs, the luxurious and very exclusive Spitbank Fort and last but no means least, step back in time with a visit to the fascinating Horse Sand Fort, virtually untouched and still in its raw state.
Call 02392 987 683 to book now.
Check out the Itinerary below for more details…
11:30am Check in at our Solent Forts Port Office in Gunwharf Quays ready for your private boat transfer across the Solent to No Mans Fort.
12:00pm Anchors aweigh! Steady those sea legs, fasten your life jackets and get your cameras ready as the boat sets off across the water. Look out for Spitbank Fort as you cruise past on route for No Mans Fort
12:30pm Disembarkation for No Man’s Fort where you will be greeted with a chilled glass of bubbly
1:00pm Orientation in the central Atrium and then free time to explore all three storeys of the Fort and the lighthouse building
1:30pm A sumptuous buffet lunch will be served…look out for the catch of the day which may just be fresher than you’ve ever tasted before!
2:30pm Rooms will be ready for check in…just look out of your window if you want to see where the cannons used to point…(desolé nos amis francais!)
3:00pm Whose side are you on?…Why not establish rank by trying out our basement LaZer Battle? Let your imagination (and your whole self) run wild…
4:00pm Toast to your victory or admit a gallant defeat with a tot or two of rum at a Rum tasting in the Lighthouse, a must for every sailor amongst you.
5:00pm Time to chill out in our rooftop hot tubs and toasty sauna or retire to your rooms if you Prefer to sleep off that rum….whatever floats your boat.
7:30pm Pre-dinner drinks and delicious canapés will be served in the Atrium.
8:00pm Regale in a gourmet three course dinner in the ‘Mess Hall’.
9.00pm Shoot some pool in the Games Room, catch a movie in the cinema lounge or why not take your tea and coffee on the roof deck under the stars…
10:00pm If it gets a bit nippy, step into the rooftop Hot House for a warming hot chocolate
8:30am Enjoy a ‘Full Fort’ Breakfast served in the Mess Hall
10:30am Grab your swimwear and cameras and all aboard the ‘Solent Cat’ (our trusty catamaran) for a short trip across the water for a glimpse into the past…
10:45am Arrive aboard the historic Horse Sand Fort where you will be welcomed by your tour guide. Hard hats and torches will be provided so that you can explore the beauty of the ancient Horse Sand Fort, largely untouched and in its original state.
12:00pm Depart the Fort and Isle of Wight Waters and set sail for the exclusive Spitbank Fort.
12:15pm A champagne welcome awaits you aboard the luxurious Spitbank Fort
12:45pm Take in this unique example of British military architecture and see the lovingly restored original artefacts, haunted bolt hole, and cannon replica on a full tour of this ancient monument.
1:30pm Enjoy a delicious two course lunch in the glass walled ‘Crow’s Nest’ and explore our restored lighthouse and viewing deck with its spectacular views of the forts, the South Coast and the Isle of Wight. One for the selfie bucket list!
3:00pm Time at leisure to explore the Fort, play games, fly kites or go fishing …Why not take a dip in our rooftop hot pool or relax in the sauna and enjoy the best sea views all round (and we mean 360° all round)!
4:30pm Tea, Coffee and Fort-made cake available in the Victory Bar (dressing gowns provided for those who would prefer not to dress up for the occasion)
6:00pm Wave goodbye to Spitbank Fort and rule the waves once more as you head back to No Man’s Fort.
6:30pm Time to freshen up and prepare for dinner
7:30pm A gourmet BBQ dinner is served in on the top deck (weather permitting)
10:00pm Gather round the rooftop fire pit with a hot chocolate and some snug blankets where you can toast marshmallows or enjoy a nightcap or two…campfire singsong optional!
8:30am Savour your final Full Fort Breakfast in the Mess Hall.
10:00am Boat departs for the mainland – keeps your eyes peeled port and starboard for naval ships, big fish and the 9.30 Wightlink crossing
10:30am Back on dry land to Gunwharf Quays where there’ll be plenty of time to shop ‘til you drop or to book up your next Solent adventure…consider yourselves Fortified!
For more information and to check availability, please call us on 02392 987 683