This will be a Deluxe standard property, although some of the accommodation and public areas may offer a less pronounced degree of luxury. In other instances, the hotel may be a famous name with a well-established reputation.
Standing majestically on Victoria’s Inner Harbour, Fairmont Empress captures the grandeur and elegance of a bygone era. Many restaurants, attractions and great shopping opportunities are a short walk from the hotel.
Expect luxurious comfort and you will not be disappointed. 477 beautifully furnished guestrooms and suites benefit from wonderful views of the harbour, courtyard or city. Warming bathrobes, a coffee-maker, deluxe duvets and a small seating area can be found in most rooms. Also boasting Fairmont Gold accommodations, guests choosing this floor enjoy continental breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres served in a private lounge setting.
A tempting array of culinary delights await, from Pacific Northwest cuisine at Q at the Empress, to classic local dishes in The Empress Room and afternoon tea in the opulent lobby. The health club features an indoor heated pool, whirlpool, fitness centre and sauna, as well as the services of Willow Stream Spa.
Reduced Rates on stays between May 1st to September 30th 2017, when booked by April 30th 2017.
We have been advised that the second phase of renovations at Fairmont Empress is taking place between October 2016 and April 2017. This involves renovations to The Humboldt Wing and lobby. Although disruption is expected to be minimal, there may be some noise during daylight hours and workmen visible around the hotel.
Please note that the pool and health club at Fairmont Empress are closing on October 7th 2016. A fitness room will be available onsite and pool facilities can be accessed at the nearby Parkside Hotel (transportation provided by the hotel).