Butchart Gardens

Butchart Gardens & Tea Package

This is one of our most popular packages with excellent value.

The Fairmont Empress and Butchart Gardens have partnered to offer two signature Victoria experiences that showcase Canada's Garden City in all her splendor. The Butchart Gardens & Afternoon Tea package at The Fairmont Empress highlights the very best Victoria, BC has to offer.

Package Includes:

  • One night accommodation
  • Afternoon Tea for two adults at The Fairmont Empress
  • Admission for two adults to The Butchart Gardens 
    Please note that this package is based on a one night stay. If you would like to book this package for multiple nights please call us directly at 1-800-441-1414.

Butchart Gardens

As part of this package, you will be given vouchers to Butchart Gardens upon check-in to The Fairmont Empress. Please keep these vouchers with you and bring them to Butchart Gardens to redeem at the ticket counter. Vouchers are only valid during your stay.

Transportation to Butchart Gardens

Please note that transportation to Butchart Gardens is not included in this package. Butchart Gardens is about a 35 minute drive from The Fairmont Empress and downtown Victoria. Our Concierge can suggest transportation options. Otherwise, CVS Cruise Victoria can assist with transportation to Butchart Gardens.

Butchart Gardens is one of the most visited attractions in Canada. Marvel at the colours, flowers, fauna, and more. Visit their website for more information


Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress

Please make reservations for Afternoon Tea by calling Dining Reservations at 1-250-995-4688 or visit Open Table. Afternoon Tea is a very popular activity here at The Fairmont Empress and reservations are highly recommended. Please note: package is based on single/double occupancy only.

Afternoon Tea Menu:

  • 'Tea at The Empress' blend tea* 
  • Fresh seasonal fruit topped with heavy cream
  • Tea sandwiches filled with such delicious items as egg salad, smoked BC salmon, and more
  • Traditional English golden raisin scones served with heavy cream and strawberry preserves
  • Delicate bite-size pastries created by our in-house Pastry Shop 
  • See our Afternoon Tea menu 

*Tea at The Empress blend is a selection of seasonal, quality teas, created exclusively for The Fairmont Empress by the Metropolitan Tea Company. With components from Assam (thick malty and full bodied), Kenya (floral-like flavor and a golden coppery infusion), South India (superb fruity and sprightly flavor), Ceylon (airy, almost piquant flavor), and China (burgundy depth with light oaky notes), it is truly one of the finest blends in the world. Learn more about Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress


This offer is available year-round, subject to availability.


Rates start from $329 CAD per package, based on single or double occupancy. Please note that this package is based on a one night stay. If you would like to book this package for multiple nights please call us directly at 1-800-441-1414.


TRAVEL TIP:  Make the most of your stay and book your spa treatments at Willow Stream Spa before you arrive to guarantee availability.

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