Regarded on the Condé Nast Gold List and Travel + Leisure 500 Best Hotels of the World, The Fairmont Empress hotel in Victoria resides majestically at Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour and vibrant city centre. Vancouver Island's most celebrated resort since 1908, explore our special offers and create memories with The Fairmont Empress.
A local favourite for dining with versatile restaurants. No visit to Victoria is complete without world renowned Afternoon Tea. Enjoyed by royalty, celebrities and dignitaries, unwind, relax and enjoy the teatime experience. Book now.
The hotel features the highly acclaimed Willow Stream Spa, regarded as one of the best spas in Canada.
NEW! Skating at the Empress November 20, 2014 to mid January 2015
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 for the ideal location for the most discerning planner.
Planning a wedding? The 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.
Step into the enchantment of the holiday season at The Fairmont Empress, click to view our festive events.
Calendar of Events
Victoria offers year-round festivals and events, click to view more.
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