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Fairmont Empress Hotel

721 Government Street, Victoria Downtown, Victoria (BC), Canada V8W1W5 (Show on map)

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Features of Fairmont Empress Hotel

Hotel Facilities

  • babysitting
  • concierge
  • elevator
  • laundry service
  • meeting facilities
  • restaurant
  • safety deposit boxes
  • salon
  • shops

Sports and Recreation

  • fitness center
  • garden
  • indoor pool
  • massage
  • pool (kids)
  • sauna
  • spa
  • steamroom


  • Wi-Fi in public areas


  • car park

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Lao
  • Spanish

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Hotel Description
Regally situated on the banks of Inner Harbor, this luxurious, Edwardian-styled hotel has 460 rooms...see more Regally situated on the banks of Inner Harbor, this luxurious, Edwardian-styled hotel has 460 rooms and is considered the symbolic centerpiece of Victoria. Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria is adjacent to the Royal British Columbia Museum, Convention Center, Parliament Buildings, and the city's finest shops and restaurants. Guests can enjoy their world famous afternoon tea in the legendary dining room. Opened in 1908, and recently restored to its original grandeur, the hotel is considered to be the most photographed attraction on Vancouver Island. It has been host to countless celebrities and is even famous for its delightful ghost hauntings. The 4-star Fairmont Empress Hotel provides guests with the ultimate in luxury.
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Joanne C. Couples
United States of America, September 21, 2014
A Lovely Two Night Stay

Location, Staff, Character of Hotel
We enjoyed our stay at the Fairmont Empress Hotel. As this is an older hotel, it met our expectations. We normally stay at much more modern hotels/resorts but heard so much about the Fairmont Empress we had to stay at least once.
Tsui T. Families with older children
Hong Kong, August 07, 2014
Victoria trip

Location is good, the hotel is very old and out look is elegant
The hotel charge almost everything: parking, bf, even wifi, for the value of the money spent, the service and facility is only worth 3 star motel.
SAITO T. Solo travelers
Japan, November 02, 2011
nice hotel

prestigeous ambience
short stay but cosy and comfotable good distnce between guest and staff
Brigitta J. Groups
Germany, February 28, 2014
Historisches Ambiente

Freundliche Mitarbeiter, Flexibilität beim Check in, zentrale Lage
Super! Wir hatten ein Last Minute Special was sich wirklich bezahlt gemacht hat!
South Korea, April 01, 2014
정말 좋아요!

빅토리아의 랜드마크, 역사와 전통, 고풍스런 인테리어
무척 비쌀거라 생각했는데 생각만큼 숙박비가 비싸지는 않아서, 역사와 전통이 있는 호텔에 한번 묵어보고 싶어 예약했어요. 기대를 많이 하고 갔는데, 역시나 무척 만족스러웠습니다. 직원분들도 무척 친절하시고, 영국풍의 고풍스러운 인테리어, 어메니티, 전망도 무척이나 맘에 들어요. 특히 침대 매트리스가 넘 편안하고 포근해서 기억에 남네요. 다음날 일어나서 시트를 들춰 매트리스 브랜드를 확인할 만큼 인상적이었어요. 방은 좀 좁은 편이고 아무래도 오래 된 호텔이라 그런지 욕조의 물이 시원스럽게 빠지지는 않아서 살짝 불편하기는 하지만, 다른 많은 장점들이 단점을 상쇄하네요. 적극 추천합니다.
WOOKYUNG S. Solo travelers
South Korea, March 02, 2012
빅토리아 최고의 호텔

웅장한 호텔의 전경
빅토리아 관광중 지나면서 항상 사진을 찍는 명소로 유명한 호텔이죠. 조금 오래된 면도 있지만 시설이 노후한 편은 아님. 명소호텔의 웅장함을 느낄수 있어서 좋았음.

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