Fairmont Gold - Currently Under Renovation!
In 2023, Fairmont Empress will celebrate its 115 Anniversary along with a fresh upgrade to the iconic Fairmont Gold experience. Treat yourself and enjoy the seclusion, privacy and exclusive lifestyle of staying on Fairmont Gold, our privileged hotel-within-a-hotel experience. From the dedicated first floor reception and concierge to spacious rooms with modern upscale design and the private Gold lounge, offering daily complimentary breakfast, all day snacks and evening canapés, it’s time you experienced next level luxury.
Fairmont Gold LOUNGE
Boasting a new sleek, sophisticated design, Fairmont Empress’ renovated Gold Floor defines modern elegance in this historic city. Once completed in Spring 2023, the upgrade will further elevate the signature Fairmont Gold experience, captivating those looking for the ultimate in luxury. Guests will soon be able to unwind in the warm, residential ambiance of our exclusive, west coast inspired Fairmont Gold lounge.
Exclusive Fairmont Gold Services
At Fairmont Empress, our exclusive lifestyle hotel floor, Fairmont Gold, is a privileged hotel-within-a-hotel experience. Our dedicated Fairmont Gold team strives to deliver the highest level of personalized service to each Fairmont Gold guest. The VIP service begins the moment you arrive at the specially reserved reception desk on the private Fairmont Gold floor. We’ll always remember your name and which pillow, floor or view you prefer. And you’ll always know you can count on us for anything at all.
Pop-up Fairmont Gold Lounge
The warm hospitality, services and amenities guests have come to expect from Fairmont Gold will continue to be offered during renovations. Guests can enjoy the same delicious culinary offerings and flawless service in our temporary Fairmont Gold lounge, the luxurious Governor General Suite, boasting 6th-floor harbour vistas. The renovations present an exciting, new future for Fairmont Empress and we want to ensure guests are not affected by the hotel renovations. The expansive Governor General Suite was chosen with the aim to provide a more personalized and intimate experience, the same as you’d find in the Fairmont Gold Lounge, stunning views included.
Fairmont Gold CULINARY OFFERINGS
Carefully curated by our Executive Chef, the Fairmont Gold Lounge offers an abundance of unique and flavourful choices. Offerings include complimentary continental breakfast, canapés, and late-night sweet treats, and a self-serve Honour Bar featuring top-shelf spirits and signature cocktails.
Experience Elevated Luxury
In the Press
Escape to the Castle on the Coast, Fairmont Empress Victoria, and be swept away in the glory of a National Historic Sites dating back to 1908. Ranked as one of the 21 Most Iconic Hotels in the World, the dazzling harbour views and the juxtaposition of history and modern luxe make for a most enchanting stay.
Private Check in & Concierge Service
VIP service begins the moment you arrive. Our Fairmont Gold concierge team is delighted to design a personalized itinerary to allow you to make the most of your time in BC’s capital city.
Explore Resort Activities
Victoria, British Columbia is a stunning, historic city on the tip of Vancouver Island. Surrounded by sweeping beaches, storied cityscape and world-class attractions. Here are just some of what there is to explore in Victoria.