The Fairmont Empress
721 Government Street Victoria, BC V8W 1W5
Victoria: Victoria Downtown
11 customer reviews The Fairmont Empress
477 rooms, 8 floors
Rising regally on the banks of Victorias Inner Harbour and representing the center of the local community, The Fairmont Empress has been completely restored to her turn-of-the-century beauty. The Resort is located in the heart of Victoria only blocks away from Old Town, the Royal British Museum, and seaside restaurants and shops. Each of the 460 guest rooms are unique in design and elegantly-appointed. Different rooms offer magnificent views of the city, courtyard or gardens, or a spectacular view of Victorias Inner Harbour. With its traditional decor, the hotel has a variety of suite and guest room sizes and categories. Guests can take advantage of the indoor swimming pool and spa facilities. Guests are encouraged to enjoy afternoon tea, brunch, or dinner in the Bengal Lounge or Empress Room restaurants.
The Empress Room- Elegant fine dining- The Bengal Lounge- Colonial-style lounge Afternoon Tea: Traditional tea service The Fairmont Empress specializes in bringing you the finest in personalized service and fusion cuisine. Partake in the ritual of Afternoon Tea- enjoy a leisurely breakfast in our Empress Room- savor the renown curry buffet and a signature martini in the Bengal Lounge or dine in the candlelit surroundings of the award-winning Empress Dinning Room.
The Empress Room
Notably the most picturesque dining room in the city The Empress Room combines impeccable service with an exquisite menu. The finest ingredients with a farm to fork philosophy of bringing the region's epicurean-rich cuisine to your table are marveled into culinary masterpieces paired with an extensive wine list.
Drawing inspiration from Queen Victorias role as the Empress of India this colonial style lounge is known throughout Victoria for its authentic curry buffet and signature cocktail menu. While new restaurants and lounges appear in Victoria regularly The Bengal Lounge is a favourite of residents and visitors alike.
**Closed until next year**
Located just under the Empress sign and a brief walk from Victorias cruise ship terminal shopping and attraction centres The Veranda is the perfect setting for visitors and locals alike to enjoy the sights and sounds of Victorias picturesque Inner Harbour.
Executive Chef Kamal Silva and Team have created a sumptuous farm to fork menu featuring some of Vancouver Islands finest ingredients for your dining experience.
Whether to lounge with a martini have an afternoon nibbly or a sumptuous meal guests will enjoy the best view of Victoria from the famous Veranda.
From the vine-hugged arches guests can enjoy a picturesque view of the Legislative Buildings and a bottle of award-winning British Columbia wine.
49.95 Oct-Dec22 59.95 Dec23-26 49.95 Dec27-Apr30 plus applicabl
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