The Fairmont Empress ... Where Happily Ever After Begins
Discover a breathtaking location for an unforgettable Victoria wedding at the iconic Fairmont Empress Hotel. With gracious service and on-site wedding planners, The Fairmont Empress offers the ideal wedding location for your big day. Backed by over a century of expertise, our attentive team of wedding and catering professionals will work tirelessly to help design the wedding of your dreams.
The Finer Details Make The Difference At Fairmont
From fresh flowers, artisan wedding cakes, ice sculptures and servers in tailcoats to innovative and flexible menu options presented on fine china, our special touches will make your family and friends feel like royalty. The on site Willow Stream spa allows bridal parties to pamper themselves. Whether a quaint wedding in The Library or a lavish reception in the iconic sparkling Crystal Ballroom, your wedding details are our passion. Our satisfaction lies in exceeding and delighting our guests' expectations while creating memories to last a lifetime.
- Crystal Ballroom
The opulent Crystal Ballroom was originally designed so guests could dance beneath the stars. Today, the Ballroom's traditional decor, hand-strung crystal chandeliers and extraordinary architecture create an unparalleled atmosphere of romance and elegance
- The Library
The Library offers an intimate setting with harbour views. Steeped in tradition with the original flooring, The Library provides a unique touch of class to your event.
- Empress Room Harbourside
Steeped in grandeur, The Empress Room Harbourside is a venue with high ceilings and dramatic views.
- The Ivy Ballroom
The Ivy Ballroom recently underwent a half million dollar renovation and provides just under 4,500 sq ft of luxurious meetings space for up to 280 guests. Adjacent to the Shade Garden providing natural light, The Ivy Ballroom is an ideal wedding venue and social space. Watch history in the making in this video.
- Garden Venues
We offer a beautifully diverse selection of garden and outdoor wedding venues onsite.
For a detailed look at these and other Victoria wedding reception venues watch our Virtual Tours.
To view our facilities and see how we can help turn your wedding of your dreams into a reality, please contact us. We would be happy to discuss menus, decor, overnight accommodations and pre and post wedding receptions. Contact our in-house Wedding Coordinator today at 250 995 3607 or email us.
The Fairmont Platinum Honeymoon Program
The Fairmont Platinum Honeymoon Program is dedicated to Fairmont brides and grooms, offering a unique 'one-stop shopping' approach to your honeymoon. The Platinum Concierge, available through a special toll-free number at our Platinum Reservation Desk, will coordinate your plans and assist you with the many aspects of your arrangements as well as share Platinum Honeymoon benefits and amenities. To begin your planning, simply complete your Platinum Honeymoon Survey with your Catering Coordinator. See more information on our specialized Platinum Honeymoon Program in Victoria and create a dream honeymoon with professional assistance from our Platinum Honeymoon Concierge Team.
The Fairmont Empress Weddings Video
Celebrate your memorable day in a memorable place!