Regarded on the Condé Nast Gold List and Travel + Leisure 500 Best Hotels of the World, The Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria, BC sits majestically at the cornerstone of Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour and vibrant city centre. This Vancouver Island luxury hotel is located in British Columbia's capital city, featuring turn of the century architecture, classic beauty in an unrivaled location. Since 1908, it is Vancouver Island's most celebrated resort hotel, spa and meeting destination. The Victoria hotel features the highly acclaimed Willow Stream Spa regarded as one of the best spas in Canada. Epitomizing style and service, the Fairmont Gold multi-million dollar renovation offers unparalleled luxury.
Meetings and Events
The Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria is Vancouver Island's largest convention and events destination. Unparalleled venue facilities onsite, adjacent to The Victoria Conference Centre and sustainable meeting options making The Fairmont Empress the ideal location for the most discerning planner.
A fairy tale wedding of your dreams or an intimate elopement, the wedding destination on Vancouver Island awaits you.
No visit to Victoria is complete without world renowned Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress. Enjoyed by kings, queens, celebrities and dignitaries, the hotel has been serving tea since opening in 1908. Book now.
From late November to January, The Fairmont Empress transforms into a holiday wonderland. Step into the enchantment where our traditions become yours and lasting memories are created for a lifetime. Click to view.
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.