Regarded on the Condé Nast Gold List and Travel + Leisure 500 Best Hotels of the World, The Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria sits majestically in Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour and vibrant city centre. Since 1908, it has been Vancouver Island's most celebrated resort. Explore our special offers and create your summer memories with The Fairmont Empress.
A local favorite for dining with a variety of restaurants. No visit to Victoria is complete without world renowned Afternoon Tea. Enjoyed by kings, queens, celebrities and dignitaries, step back in time and try the experience. Book now.
The hotel features the highly acclaimed Willow Stream Spa, regarded as one of the best spas in Canada.
Meetings and Events
The 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 it the ideal location for the most discerning planner.
Planning a wedding? The 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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