The Fairmont Empress hotel sits majestically at the cornerstone of Victoria’s sparkling Inner Harbour and vibrant city-centre. This Vancouver Island resort is located in British Columbia’s capital city and features turn of the century architecture, classic beauty and an unrivalled location on the water. Since 1908, it is Vancouver Island’s most celebrated resort hotel, spa and meeting destination. The hotel features the highly acclaimed Willow Stream Spa regarded as one of the best spas in Canada and a must to experience on any visit to Victoria. Epitomizing style and service, our Fairmont Gold product has received a multi-million dollar renovation offering unparalleled luxury. It is ranked the top Fairmont Gold experience in Canada.