About Based in the South cost of Cornwall, Polhawn Fort has its own private grounds and was awarded the 'UK's Best Coastal Venue' in the UK Wedding Awards 2016. The Napoleonic Fort was built on the cliff-top in 1867 and has been used as a wedding venue for over 20 years. With its own cannon and drawbridge, the Fort is accessed by descending beautiful spiral granite staircases. Located adjacent to the Cornish Coastal Footpath, this venue is a perfect base from which to explore the area. Why not take a trip to the beach and make use of the BBQ's provided! All pet lovers are encouraged to view the Fort as this unique venue is dog and pet friendly!