Regarded on the Condé Nast Gold List and Travel + Leisure 500 Best Hotels of the World and a legendary Canadian landmark, Fairmont Empress Hotel graces Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour and beloved cultural city centre. Vancouver Island's most celebrated resort since 1908, explore exclusive special offers and create memories at the iconic Fairmont Empress.
Hotel Resort Dining
A local favourite for dining experiences with versatile restaurants, a visit to Victoria is only complete with world renowned Afternoon Tea. Enjoyed by royalty, celebrities and dignitaries, unwind, relax and enjoy the celebrated teatime experience. Book now.
The Veranda is Victoria's revered harbourview patio located under the famous "The Empress" sign.
Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Empress
The hotel features full-service spa experiences at Willow Stream Spa, regarded as one of the best spas in Canada. Perfect for bridal showers and private events, the new addition of the nail boutique provides the perfect backdrop for any occasion. Let us help you find your energy at Willow Stream Spa.
Meetings and Events
Fairmont Empress is Vancouver Island's largest convention and events destination. Unparalleled venue facilities onsite, proximity to the Victoria Conference Centre and sustainable meeting options making Victoria the ideal location for the most discerning planner. Planning a wedding? Fairmont Empress' team will create a fairy tale wedding for you.
Part of the charm of Vancouver Island is the journey, there are versatile transportation options for traveling to Victoria.
Calendar of Events
Victoria offers year-round festivals and events, click to view more.
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