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Fairmont Empress

721 Government Street, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5

+1 250 384 8111
8.2
Great

based on 665 reviews

C$ 477
Rate

per night

About Fairmont Empress, Victoria

Cleanliness
8.8
Comfort
8.8
Location
9.6
Services
8.4
Staff
9.0
Value for money
7.3
Located within walking distance of Victoria Railway Station, Fairmont Empress Hotel offers guests an ideal base while visiting Victoria. It features a spa and wellness center, as well as an indoor pool, a Jacuzzi and a sauna. This award-winning hotel provides an in-house fitness center, a ballroom and 24-hour room service. Multilingual staff are on hand to assist with booking tours and sightseeing trips, and an express check-in facility is provided for guest convenience. The charming rooms at this 4-star hotel provide movies-on-demand and a CD player. Private bathrooms feature a Jacuzzi, ideal for indulging in a calming soak at the end of the day. On-site dining options include Bengal, which is an ideal spot to enjoy a meal. In the evening, guests can enjoy a drink in the comfortable lounge bar. Guests can also try one of the various bars and restaurants in the vicinity. Fairmont Empress Hotel is close to the area's well-known tourist attractions, including Christ Church Cathedral, Chinatown and BC Ferries, which are within walking distance. Greater Victoria Public Library is a short walk away.

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1 king bed

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C$ 624/night

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Standard Rooms - Garden view
2 double beds

2 double beds

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C$ 607/night

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Executive Rooms - Harbour view
1 king bed

1 king bed

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C$ 992/night

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Double Rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed

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C$ 477/night

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King Rooms - POOL view
1 king bed

1 king bed

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C$ 618/night

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Queen Rooms - POOL view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

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C$ 683/night

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Linens
  • Towels

General

  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Sauna

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling
  • Beauty salon

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • EV charging station
  • Valet parking

Outdoor

  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals

Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Places of interest near Fairmont Empress

Attractions in Victoria, British Columbia curated by momondo

Fairmont Empress location: 721 Government Street, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5

Sightseeing

Royal Jubilee Hospital3.3 km

Restaurants and Cafés

Tea at The Empress0.0 km
Soda Shoppe0.1 km
Pescatores Fish House and Oyster Bar0.1 km
10 Acres Kitchen0.1 km

Reviews

8.2
GreatBased on 665 verified guest reviews
8.0Families
8.2Solo
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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

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Frequently asked questions

  • Fairmont Empress is typically below the average price of 4 star hotels in Victoria. On average, you can expect to pay C$ 465 per night in Victoria. Fairmont Empress typically costs C$ 462 per night, which is C$ 3 cheaper than the Victoria average.

  • Fairmont Empress is 87.0 km away from Vancouver Intl. You can typically expect your drive time from Fairmont Empress to Vancouver Intl to be 2h 42min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Vancouver Intl to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Fairmont Empress offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for C$ 40/day for a base model rental. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Vancouver Intl to Fairmont Empress, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Pets are allowed at Fairmont Empress.

  • There is a restaurant at Fairmont Empress that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 250 384 8111 for kitchen hours. Guests staying at Fairmont Empress are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Yes. Many momondo users travelling to Victoria specifically look for hotels with a pool. Fairmont Empress may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • The city centre nearest to Fairmont Empress is Victoria, which is 0.7 km away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find The McPherson Playhouse, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Fairmont Empress, call +1 250 384 8111 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Fairmont Empress has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Fairmont Empress. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

  • The required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Please plan accordingly before your departure to avoid any penalties or fees.

  • Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Fairmont Empress at the moment between C$ 324 and C$ 607 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Yes, you can do your laundry at Fairmont Empress. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.


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