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The Fairmont Empress

4-star4 stars
721 Government StVictoriaBCV8W1W5Canada, 0203 027 9779

4-star hotel with 3 restaurants, near British Columbia Parliament Building
Very Good4.2 / 5
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Vibe
Awesome vibe
Comfort
More comfort would be nice
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The Fairmont Empress

Hotel Info: 020 3027 9803

from £171
  • Fairmont Gold, 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Harbor View
  • Fairmont Gold, 2 Queen Beds, Spacious Room, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Gold, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Harbor View, Spacious Room
  • Fairmont Gold, Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Harbour View
  • Signature Suite, 1 Bedroom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Harbor View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Harbour View
  • Fairmont Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Harbour View
  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Harbour View
  • Signature Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Gold, 1 King Bed, Spacious Room, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Gold, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Gold, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Harbour View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Fairmont Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 464 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times during limited hours. Contact the property in advance for details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 3 children (17 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed *

  • Restrictions apply *

Internet

  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi in rooms *

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available at scheduled times) *

  • Cruise terminal shuttle *

  • Ferry terminal shuttle *

Parking

  • Valet parking *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 3 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Health club
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 33
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 22600
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2100
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built 1908
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay films
  • Cable TV channels
  • Video game console
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Willow Stream Spa has 11 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

Dining

Empress Dining Room – This restaurant specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Q Bar – This bistro specialises in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Lobby Lounge – This bistro specialises in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site nearby

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

The Fairmont Empress’s small print

Also known as

  • Fairmont Empress Hotel Victoria
  • Fairmont Victoria
  • Victoria Fairmont
  • Fairmont Empress Hotel
  • Fairmont Empress Victoria
  • Fairmont Empress
  • Fairmont Hotel Empress
  • Victoria Fairmont
  • Empress Hotel Victoria
  • Fairmont Hotel Victoria
  • The Fairmont Empress Hotel Victoria

Policies

The photos are representative of rooms offered and may differ from the actual room received. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility or spa tub without adult supervision.

Optional extras

Self-parking costs CAD 32 per night with in/out privileges

Valet parking costs CAD 32 per night with in/out privileges

Extended parking (subject to charges) is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CAD 25 per pet, per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of CAD 25.00 per person (one-way)

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 3 and 17 costs CAD 15.00 (one-way)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)

Cruise ship terminal shuttle and ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge.

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Fairmont Empress

Landmarks

  • In Inner Harbour
  • British Columbia Parliament Building (4-minute walk)
  • Greater Victoria Visitors & Convention Bureau (1-minute walk)
  • Miniature World (3-minute walk)
  • Royal BC Museum (3-minute walk)
  • Victoria Bug Zoo (4-minute walk)
  • The Robert Bateman Centre (4-minute walk)
  • Victoria Conference Centre (4-minute walk)
  • Victoria Harbour (5-minute walk)
  • Open Space Arts Center (6-minute walk)
  • Bastion Square (6-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) 28-min drive
  • Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base) 87-min drive
  • Port Angeles, WA (CLM-William R. Fairchild Intl.) 92-min drive
  • Friday Harbor, WA (FRD) 92-min drive
  • Lopez Island, WA (LPS) 136-min drive
  • Deer Harbor, WA (DHB-Deer Harbor Seaplane Base) 141-min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Extended parking (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)

The Fairmont Empress

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