Named one of the 21 Most Iconic Hotels in the World and Best Historic Hotel in the Americas, Fairmont Empress offers everything a modern couple desires – glamour, elegance and world class anticipatory services. Since 1908, Fairmont Empress has reigned as the Queen of culture and luxury in Victoria, British Columbia. Gather your wedding guests in one of the world’s most romantic cities, indulge in royal decadence and begin your life journey together enveloped in grandeur and steeped in history. Fairmont Empress was designed for fairy tale moments and happily ever afters. More than a luxury hotel, The Empress is where love stories unfold, family traditions begin and memories are created.