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    The Fairmont Empress

    721 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1W5, Canada
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is still our favorite place to stay in Victoria and now with all the updates it exudes the charm of yesteryear but with a tasteful, modern design. No detail has been overlooked in this huge renovation. Our room was well appointed, quiet and exceptionally...More

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed in the hotel 3 years ago and all I can say, it was not the usual standard of a Fairmont Hotel. My husband and I always use Fairmont Hotels and have been to quite a few so we do have expectations and the hotels...More

    Thank Snowbabies1
    Response from ManagerEmpress, General Manager at The Fairmont Empress

    Thank you very much for your great review of your stay with us. It is wonderful to welcome you back and to hear that you love the renovations and changes. We will be complete in June of this year and sincerely hope we will welcome...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Rm was extra ordinary. The breakfast was outstanding. The associates were very helpful and pleasant. Always a smile. The only thing amiss was a blow dryer for the hair and clear explanation about all the amenities which are included in the price of the room.Rooms...More

    Thank Ronald T
    Response from ManagerEmpress, General Manager at The Fairmont Empress

    Thank you very much Roland for posting your review and for the great comments regarding your stay. I will ensure that they are shared with the appropriate teams. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back when you next visit Victoria. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
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    Es un sueño llegar a este imponente edificio que se encuentra enfrente de un hermoso embarcadero (Victoria's Inner Harbour) y...More

    Thank Dalilah P
    Response from ManagerEmpress, General Manager at The Fairmont Empress

    Thank you very much for your lovely review of your stay with us. I am so pleased to read about how you enjoyed your stay and I will ensure that I share your comments with our teams. We look forward to your return to stay...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I loved the character of this hotel but felt if you don't go all in on a top tier room then it is just an expensive average room. We had a great stay, but because of the age of the hotel (all upgraded) the rooms...More

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    Response from ManagerEmpress, General Manager at The Fairmont Empress

    Thank you Thomas for taking the time to post a review regarding your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Our rooms have been renovated and upgraded for our guests and I hope that you enjoyed the choices that we...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$202 - US$513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Green Hotel in Victoria
    • #8 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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    clandreis
    Good Afternoon, Do you offer parking and if so, what is the rate? Thank you
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Thiscoupletravels | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. We had a car and did park in the underground lot that is offered. I don't recall the fee but there is one.
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    S C
    Do gentlemen need to wear coat and tie at high tea ?
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from HotelVancouver | Property representative |
    Hi SC, No tie required. Dress is smart casual.
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    jojoking
    you answered: The shuttle departs every hour starting at 9:20am in front of the hotel. The last shuttle leaves the gardens at 10:00pm. If you are going on a Saturday night for the fireworks the last departure is 10 minutes after the fireworks have finished. The cost is $61.75 per adult. Tickets can be purchased from our concierge desk. Further information can be found on the CVS Sightseeing website. . Does the ticket price include the price to enter the gardens as well as the shuttle back and forth? Are the fireworks every Saturday night? What dates as we are thinking of traveling in early October
    14 September 2016|
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    Response from Vlpetersen | Reviewed this property |
    Never mentioned shuttle. ????
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    "Ask for a room with views of the harbour and the parliament buildings."
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    "Rooms on level one are quite, access to amenities, large very comfortable beds"
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