Stay & Taste the Wild Flavors
of Canada's West Coast

From Garden
to Glass

From Garden
to Glass

Vancouver Island on Canada's picturesque West Coast has diverse, natural beauty. The charming capital city of Victoria is the starting point for exploring the island. Take a seaside tour of Victoria Distillers and Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse for a local taste of the island before retiring to Q Restaurant at Fairmont Empress, the home of Victoria’s best martini and harbor views.

Fairmont Empress, Victoria

The Fairmont Empress has reigned over Victoria’s inner harbor since 1908. Having just completed a beautiful restoration that marries old-world charm with modern luxury, the Queen has never looked better.

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Victoria Distillers

One of Canada’s oldest, small-batch spirits companies, Victoria Distillers welcomes you to their waterfront venue for a tour and tasting of their premium spirits.

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Friends looking into the still at Victoria Distillers
Tea at The Empress

Since 1908, the world renowned Fairmont Empress has served afternoon tea to royalty, celebrities and dignitaries alike. Tea at the Empress is a quintessentially Victoria experience.

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Couple Enjoying Tea at the Fairmont Empress