There is a grand entrance to the hotel, and the lobby is elegant and classical.
It is a gracious landmark hotel dating from 1908, set amid verdant gardens.
476 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites offer magnificent views of the city, courtyard, or the Inner Harbour, and will accommodate two people comfortably in a Fairmont room. For business travellers, the hotel offers in-room services such as a work area, computer data-ports and direct phone lines.
Empress Dining Room serves continental/Pacific Northwest cuisine for dinner. Kipling's offers all day buffet. Bengal Lounge opens from lunch through midnight. Afternoon Tea offers famous teas and sandwiches from 12:30- 5pm.