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Fairmont Empress

721 Government Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1W5
Phone:  (250) 384-8111
Toll Free:  (866) 540-4429
Fax:  (250) 389-2747
$231.00
today's lowest average rate/night

Timeless and new. Casual and opulent. Leisurely and adventurous. In the heart of this idyllic setting, the world-famous Fairmont Empress awaits you.
Gold List award-winner, crowned one of the "Best Places in the World to Stay" by Conde Naste Traveller, The Fairmont Empress offers world-class luxury accommodation, cutting-edge meeting facilities and professional staff backed by nearly a century of expertise. Attached to the Victoria Conference Centre and overlooking Victoria's spectacular Inner Harbour, this elegant chateau-style resort captures the grandeur and elegance of a bygone era, while her facilities and services meet the needs of today's traveler.
A fabled Victoria landmark, The Fairmont Empress has played host to royalty, celebrities, and guests from around the world since 1908. The elegant ivy-clad hotel has been lovingly restored to her turn-of-the-century beauty and features 477 meticulously decorated guestrooms and suites in a perfect blend of tradition and modern comfort.

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New Year's Eve at Fairmont Empress

Dates: December 31, 2016
Venue: Fairmont Empress
Type: Special Events
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Fairmont Empress
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New Year's Eve Five-Course Dinner - Q at The Empress + Lobby Lounge - 7:30pm Feast your way into 2017 with our exquisite five-course menu, which features unforgettable appetizers such as foie gras brulée or torched tuna with soft quail's egg and delectable entrées including truffled lamb or Dungeness cru... more

Tea at The Empress Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 16
  • Total Sqft.: 93,000
  • Largest Room: 4,560
  • Theatre Capacity: 450
  • Banquet Capacity: 320
  • Classroom Capacity: 200
  • Sleeping Rooms: 477
  • Reception Capacity: 500
  • Ceiling: 22
  • Description: The hospitality of the 19th century and the sophistication of the 21st century meet at The Fairmont Empress, a regal resort hotel in Victoria, British Columbia. Located at a picturesque point overlooking Victoria Inner Harbor and connected to Victoria Conference Centre via a glassed-in walkway, The Fairmont Empress is an ideal venue for a meeting. Featuring over 85,000 square feet of meeting space, The Fairmont Empress can accommodate everything from a small executive board meeting to a large convention. State-of-the-art technology is featured in all meeting rooms, including an Ethernet network, and high-speed Internet access is also available throughout the hotel. Staff at The Fairmont Empress is dedicated to providing a full service for your Victoria meeting to ensure it is a successful occasion.

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theatre Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Crystal Ballroom X   22     4560.00     450     200     320     500  
Palm Court X   19     2156.00             80     200  
Buckingham Room X   13     1380.00     70     30     80     110  
Balmoral Room X   13     1380.00     70     30     80     110  
Kensington Room X   13     384.00     24     16     20     30  
Windsor Room (Boardroom - 10) X   13     169.00                  
Helmcken Suite (Boardroom - 10) X   9     416.00                  
Blanshard Suite (Boardroom - 10) X   9     416.00                  
Douglas Suite (Boardroom - 10) X   9     416.00                  
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