The Fairmont Empress

4.5 star rating

This hotel is rated between 4 and 5 stars. 4 star - Quality accommodation with a variety of facilities and services. 5 star - Exceptional accommodation with superior facilities and services.

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Hotel Location

27 km from YYJ airport
Hotel reviews summary

Overview

Rising regally over Victoria's spectacular Inner Harbor, The Fairmont Empress luxury chateau-style hotel showcases the spirit and energy of Vancouver Island in grand style and offers the perfect escape from the stresses of modern life. Guests can enjoy activities such as whale watching safaris, world-class cultural exhibits, playing golf, tasting mouth-watering local cuisine, or going on scenic garden and winery tours. No stay at The Empress would be complete without a visit to one of the magnificent Victoria restaurants in this historic hotel. Guests may try the coveted English ritual of Afternoon Tea, savor the famous curry buffet in The Bengal Lounge or sample award-winning food and wine in The Empress Room. The impressive surroundings and exceptional cuisine guarantee a truly memorable Victoria dining experience.

Amenities & activities

  • Elevators

Check-in time: 4 p.m.

Check-out time: 11 a.m.

Wi-Fi

  • Lobby ($)
  • Room ($)

Internet

  • In room wired ($)
  • Business centre ($)
Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional information

The Bengal Room

  • Buffet
  • International
  • Dinner
  • Lunch

The Empress Room

  • À la carte
  • International
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Dress code
  • This venue may be closed or have reduced days of service during low season

Afternoon Tea

  • Café
  • Coffee and pastries
  • Snacks
  • Rooms: 477
  • Fitness centre: On site
  • Salon: On site ($)
  • Sauna steam room: On site
  • Spa: On site ($)
  • Spa treatments: On site ($)
  • All taxes

721 Government Street

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

250-384-8111

27 km from  YYJ

    • Baggage check
    • Business centre ($)
    • Concierge
    • Dry cleaning ($)
    • Gift shop ($)
    • Laundry facilities ($)
    • Laundry services ($)
    • Parking ($)
    • Tour desk
    • Valet parking ($)
    • Wedding facilities ($)

    Pools

    • Indoor pools: 1
    • Jetted pools: 1
    • Kids' pools: 1

    Rooms

    All rooms include:

    • TV
    • Coffee maker
    • Hair dryer
    • Bathrobes
    • Alarm clock
    • Iron/Ironing board
    • Housekeeping
    • 24 hour room service
    • Rollaway bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Complimentary toiletries

    Select a room type:

    Deluxe Room includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
    • City view
    • 350 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 3 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Seating area
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free

    Fairmont Room includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 1 queen bed
    • 250 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 3 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Seating area
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free

    Harbour View Deluxe includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 1 queen bed
    • Victoria's Inner Harbour
    • 250 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 2 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free

    Signature Room includes:

    • 1 king bed
    • Inner Harbour
    • 465 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 2 adults
    • Maximum 1 child
    • No more than 2 guests in the room
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free
    • All Signature Rooms have been personally selected for their unique features and distinctive room layout

    Fairmont Luxury Room includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds, or 2 double beds
    • City or Inner Courtyard view
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 3 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free
    • 250-400 square feet

    Deluxe Luxury Room includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds
    • City view
    • 350 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 3 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Seating area
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free

    Harbourview Deluxe Luxury includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 2 queen beds, or 2 double beds
    • Harbour view
    • 250 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 3 adults
    • Maximum 2 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
    • Ceiling fan
    • Smoke-free

    Fairmont Gold City View includes:

    • 1 king bed
    • City view
    • 300 square feet
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 2 adults
    • No more than 2 guests in the room
    • Concierge service
    • Smoke-free
    • Upgraded amenities
    • Exclusive use of the Fairmont Gold Lounge overlooking Victoria's pristine Inner Harbour, private check in, a dedicated concierge team, an honour bar, and complimentary daily breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres