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Victoria is one of Canada’s most cycling-friendly cities with its beautiful scenery, harbour and temperate climate, making it a year-round cycling destination. There are a  variety of trails for bicycles are located in close proximity to the hotel including the Galloping Goose Trail and Beacon Hill Park.

The hotel is pleased to provide BMW bikes to make your exploration easy. Bicycles are first come, first serve with a limited amount of bicycles onsite.

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Gardens & Parks
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Beacon Hill Park’s Children’s Farm

Beacon Hill Park is an easy 15 minute walk from the Empress. Along with great playgrounds for both big and small children, a duck pond and beautiful walking trails, the park is also home to Beacon Hill Children’s Farm.
Dining Events
Prime Rib Roast being carved

Sunday Roast To Go

Introducing a roast that would top your mum’s. That’s right, you heard correctly! Our popular Sunday Roast is now available to go!
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Miniature World

The Greatest Little Show on Earth! See the little people’s Wonderful World of Smallness. View two of the World's Largest Doll Houses circa 1880 with over 50 rooms beautifully furnished in exquisite detail.