Victoria, Canada Meeting Planning Overview

Victoria, Canada | Meeting Planning Overview

Steeped in rich history, architectural charm and natural beauty, Victoria, British Columbia delivers exceptional service and warm, authentic hospitality for the meetings industry. And the Business Events Victoria team is ready to help you plan your next exceptional event. 1. Unconventional meeting spaces: from gardens and castles to cider farms and lighthouses, we have a variety of offsite spaces to suit your needs. 2. Networking is easy: In Victoria, people connect in a way that bigger cities just can't accommodate, with chance encounters as delegates explore the inner harbour and our iconic street scenes. 3. Abundant activities: Delegates can enjoy countless diversions, from relaxed (The Butchart Gardens) to thrilling (ziplining)! 4. Culinary to connect with: From elegant fine dining and casual bistros, to waterfront pubs and gourmet food trucks, we’re a foodie town—paired with our locally made beers, ciders, wines and spirits, of course! 5. Great service: We’re continuously ranked in the Top 10 Friendliest Cities in the World (Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Survey 2018) Recent Accolades 3rd Best City in Canada - Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards – 2018 2nd Best Island in Canada – Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards - 2018 Top 10 Friendliest Cities in the World - Condé Nast Reader’s Choice Awards – 2018 2nd Best Small City in the World (outside U.S) – Condé Nast Reader’s Choice Awards – 2017 Top 10 Rapidly Rising International Meetings Destinations – Smart Meetings – 2017
Fast Facts | Victoria, Canada
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737 Yates Street Suite 200, Victoria, Canada V8W 1L6
GSF Exhibit Space Victoria Conference Centre 73,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Victoria Conference Centre73,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Victoria Conference Centre14,689
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel Fairmont Empress464
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Victoria International Airport
Miles to downtown 16
Cities with non-stop flights
International cities with direct flights
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Type of Destination Experience:
Beach, Capital City, College Town, Gaming, Historic, Mountain, Urban