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October 7, 2019- Condé Nast Traveler today unveiled the winners of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards, voting all five Fairmont properties in the Pacific Northwest Region to the Top 10 Hotels in Canada and Top 10 Hotels in Vancouver, Canada lists.

Fairmont Empress is named as one of the Top 10 Hotels in Canada. Located in Victoria, BC, Canada’s Castle on the Coast earned this distinction for the hotel’s stunning blend of Edwardian architecture and Pacific Northwest modern décor, iconic Tea at the Empress, and its picturesque location overlooking the city’s sparkling inner harbour.

On the Top 10 Hotels in Canada / Vancouver list, Fairmont Pacific Rim earned an overall second place for its five-star luxury urban resort amenities and award-winning restaurant and cocktail destinations. Fairmont Vancouver Airport (#5) was awarded for its soundproof birds-eye view of the runway comings and goings from the luxury of the newly renovated Fairmont Gold floor, while Fairmont Waterfront (#6) was recognized for its prime location and relaxed west-cost luxury that embraces a sustainable philosophy. Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (#9), celebrating its 80th Anniversary this year and a completion of a $75M hotel renovation, including the re-design of their Fairmont Gold floor and collection of heritage suites, is also proudly represented.

“It’s an honour to receive this prestigious recognition by readers’ who have rated their travel experiences at Fairmont Hotels across the Pacific Northwest region,” comments Jens Moesker, Regional Vice President and General Manager, Fairmont Pacific Rim. “Our hotel teams are dedicated to the pursuit of service excellence and these awards are a testament to our colleagues’ commitment to creating memorable experiences for our guests every day.”

More than 600,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers across the globe submitted a recording-breaking number of responses rating their travel experiences to provide a full snapshot of where and how we travel today.

The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best of travel.” The full list of winners can be found here.