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    The Fairmont Empress

    721 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W5, Canada
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          Overview
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          Reviewed November 4, 2014

          We had a truly marvelous stay here recently and had the opportunity to sample the the exquisite amenities of Gold Level at the Fairmont Empress. The heart of the hospitality industry is the staff and the Fairmont staff exceeded all our expectations. This is a...More

          Thank Ashford817
          Response from FairmontEmpress1908, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded November 6, 2014

          Dear Valued Guest from Rocky Point, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay with us on Fairmont Gold. I am so pleased that we provided you with the experience that The Fairmont Empress is so...More

          Reviewed November 1, 2014

          First Rate Service in every category. Ideal place to stay in Victoria if money is no object. I was there for a conference and got a break on the rate otherwise could not afford to stay there. Excellent conference facilities and catering.More

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          Thank Tjustin
          Response from FairmontEmpress1908, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded November 4, 2014

          Dear Valued Guest from Nelson, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay with us for your conference. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the service that The Fairmont Empress is so well known for....More

          Reviewed October 30, 2014

          With opportunity to stay on the Gold Floor for but one hundred dollars more, meals were provided and our room was incredible. Also, not needing to make reservations for a meal, but to see others often, was lovely. Thank-you. Merci beaucoup. Incredible stay!More

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          Response from FairmontEmpress1908, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded October 31, 2014

          Dear Valued Guest from Chilliwack, Thank you for writing a review on TripAdvisor about your recent stay with us. I am so pleased that you enjoyed our Gold floor as well as the Lounge and its wonderful array of food items. We look forward to...More

          Reviewed October 30, 2014

          The Fairmont Empress is in the Inner Harbour - a great location within walking distance of Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown, Downtown, several restaurants etc. Our room was very clean, quiet and comfortable. Without exception, each staff member we encountered was professional, friendly and helpful. We couldn't...More

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          Response from FairmontEmpress1908, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded October 31, 2014

          Dear Valued Guest from Lethbridge, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I am very happy that you had a memorable visit with us and that you experienced the service that we are so well known for. Our location is truly wonderful with so many...More

          Reviewed October 30, 2014

          Another beautiful Fairmont Hotel! I understand the Hotel will soon be renovated, which is great. The hallways and some of the room decors are tired, but the service is top notch. I really enjoyed my stay!More

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          1  Thank Patricia G
          Response from FairmontEmpress1908, General Manager at The Fairmont EmpressResponded October 31, 2014

          Dear Valued Guest from Ottawa, Thank you for writing a review on TripAdvisor regarding your recent stay with us. I am so pleased to hear that we were able to provide you with the service that The Fairmont Empress is so well known for. You...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
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          • Spa
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          Details
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          • $297 - $493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #2 Green Hotel in Victoria
          • #7 Spa Hotel in Victoria
          • #9 Luxury Hotel in Victoria
          • #13 Business Hotel in Victoria
          • #16 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
          • #17 Family Hotel in Victoria
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          • Number of rooms
          • 477
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          • Victoria Capital Regional District >
          • Victoria
          • Also Known As
          • The Fairmont Empress Hotel Victoria ,
          • Fairmont Hotel Victoria ,
          • Fairmont Hotel Empress ,
          • Empress Hotel Victoria ,
          • Fairmont Victoria ,
          • Victoria Fairmont ,
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          seesophie1
          Hi, Do they offer just the scones and a pot of tea for afternoon tea? I don't see an a la cart menu.
          May 17, 2017|
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          Response from Darren618q | Reviewed this property |
          I don't believe that there is an a la carte menu for afternoon tea but they serve much more than tea and scones. There was more food than we could eat. Scones, sandwiches, desserts, some of which we bought back to our room... More
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          Kassie O
          Has anyone had a ghost experience here LOL
          May 14, 2017|
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          Response from CJQLD | Reviewed this property |
          Definitely not
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          Neussy2
          Hi are there hair dryers in the rooms?
          May 7, 2017|
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          Response from ntrtaynr | Reviewed this property |
          There is. And there's little you could forget that they wouldn't make happen for you.
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