Regarded as a Condé Nast Readers' Choice and Gold List hotel, and honoured with the Travel + Leisure distinction as a top Canadian hotel, Fairmont Empress graces Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour and beloved cultural city centre. This luxury hotel in Victoria, British Columbia, offers 477 luxuriously appointed guest rooms and suites. Fairmont Gold Rooms offer a boutique hotel experience within a hotel with additional features. Located on the picturesque West Coast of Canada on Vancouver Island, 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.
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.