Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada, Victoria

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Stop in the beautiful, national historic site of Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada. Built in the wonderful French renaissance style, with an ivy-adorned stone facade and high copper roofs, take a step through the doors and be transported into the past. Enjoy high tea to the tinkling sound of a piano in a refined atmosphere, or take a stroll in the elegant courtyard gardens. Add Empress Hotel National Historic Site of Canada and other attractions to your Victoria trip itinerary using our Victoria trip builder.
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  • The architect Francis Rattenbury designed both the Parliament Buildings and the Empress Hotel, and others in the downtown Victoria area. Check out the history.  more »
  • The beautiful, historic Empress Hotel has been stripped of its ivy, relieved of its grand lobby, and is devoid of its warmth and charm of old. Navigating the property from the Inner Harbor is a maze o...  more »
  • Made reservations for our family to have afternoon tea. Were treated like royalty by the staff and had a fun experience. Treats were delicious and I was even able to get a gluten free tray.  more »