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The Fairmont Empress

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721 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W5 Canada See on map
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4 Star accommodation
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The stay here was beyond expected… The little touches made it perfect. The room was a good size in the bed was one of the most comfortable beds I have ever had at a hotel. Little touches such as fresh water and fruit in the...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We decided to stay in the Empress as a final nod to summer and just to relax and really enjoy ourselves. The hotel is just gorgeous when you drive up and immediately you are approached by the best valet experience. They come straight over, help...More

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Response from ManagerEmpress, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded August 22, 2018

Thank you for the time and consideration you have placed into this very detailed review of the Fairmont Empress. I am so very happy to read about all the ways our staff provided you with a memorable experience that has resulted in your first 5...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed at the Empress for two nights this November with my two small kids and dog. The staff were amazing as I tried to juggle all three of them on my own, they really went above and beyond. The room was nicely renovated and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was only at the Empress one night but i utilized valet parking, bell service and room service. Everyone was very attentful and everyone utilized my name when addressing me...which always amazes me! I asked for a "HUANTED" room on the 6th floor for my...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

from the high tea to breakfast, dinner and beyond the Fairmount is the right place to spend a weekend of pampering, location to shops and street makes your stay in Victoria enjoyable, you don't need a car to enjoy all downtown Victoria has to offer

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Regarded as a Condé Nast Readers' Choice and Gold List hotel, and honoured with the Travel + Leisure distinction as a top Canadian hotel, the Fairmont Empress graces Victoria's sparkling Inner Harbour with More an iconic presence. The Fairmont Empress, Victoria B.C.’s most iconic hotel, has just unveiled a $60 million dollar restoration.This luxury hotel offers 464 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, and expansive meeting and wedding space adjacent to the conference centre. Located on the picturesque West Coast of Canada, this is the ideal location to explore all the natural beauty of Vancouver Island. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Spa
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Luxury
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Business
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Spa
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
477
Price range
US$206 - US$416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Fairmont Empress Hotel Victoria
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Fairmont Hotel Victoria
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Fairmont Hotel Empress
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Empress Hotel Victoria
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Fairmont Victoria
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Victoria Fairmont
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Fairmont Empress Hotel
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
477
Price range
US$206 - US$416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Fairmont Empress Hotel Victoria
,
Fairmont Hotel Victoria
,
Fairmont Hotel Empress
,
Empress Hotel Victoria
,
Fairmont Victoria
,
Victoria Fairmont
,
Fairmont Empress Hotel
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
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Amenities (56)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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Marti S
July 10, 2018|
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Response from ToriM | Reviewed this property |
As noted by other travellers, check out time is 11. Try joining the Fairmont Club rewards system and you are more likely to get a room upgrade and flexibility with checkout. Any hotel will usually store your luggage for... More
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Marti S
July 10, 2018|
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Response from AnneS6888 | Reviewed this property |
Check out time is 11am. They stored our luggage while we were gone for hours whale warching.
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June 12, 2018|
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Response from Stephen S | Reviewed this property |
yes, I think they are all renovated - we saw no works going on. we were offered 'renovated rooms at booking and check-in, just call the hotel direct
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Room Tips
"Higher floors seem to be quieter than others. Room away from Harbour View rooms are quieter."
Raq19
1 week ago
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"Go for the Gold Rooms!"
Jojonellie
2 weeks ago
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"Give them your needs. Ask to see room. If it doesn’t work, ask for another."
Wheelchair-Trvlr
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"Lagoon view is great."
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