Brdo Estate

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Brdo Estate

The Brdo Estate near Kranj today represents a unique study of history, culture, architecture and nature thanks to 500 years of uninterrupted development. Many of the park's trails lead visitors past buildings from various historical times.

Today Brdo Estate is one of the most popular slovenian meetings venue and a relaxed gateaway for nature lovers and those who appreciate the services at the highest level.

The History of Brdo

The Brdo Estate is famous for its rich history of more than 500 years. Its original owners date back to the 15th century.

The renaissance Brdo Castle is situated in the hart of the estate. It was the home of numerous noble families over the centuries. In more recently history, the estate served as one of the favourite residences of Yugoslav leader Josip Broz Tito.

In the last 25 years, the 500-hectare estate is administered by the Protocol Office of the Republic of Slovenia, and is the main venue for the state’s diplomatic events, such us visits by Queen Elizabeth II. and Pope John Paul II. and first meeting of the American president George W. Bush and the Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Brdo Castle

The renaissance of the past, the charm of the present

The Brdo Castle is renaissance chateau, built in 16th Century. It is characterized by four dominant corner towers and it presented as home for many prominent people of previous times. A lot of notable aristocratic families lived here, among which Zois Familiy was particularly important. Later on, Brdo Castle was home to Serbian royal family Karađorđević and after Second World War, to that-time Yugoslav president Josip Broz Tito.

Today, Brdo Castle is the most important diplomatic protocol building in Republic of Slovenia. Through its history, it hosted presidents, kings, and diplomats from all over the world.

Brdo Castle and Brdo Estate sum up several centuries of endeavors to create a symbiosis of a cultivated landscape and architecture, which is in the best tradition of Slovenian culture.

Brdo Park

Relaxed moments in nature

Part of the Brdo Estate is also Brdo Park, which represents, with its forests and flawless meadows, excellent place to relax in nature.

Lakes, walking paths and meadows are hidden between avenues and are completely displaced from everyday bustle. Take a stroll around the park and discover beehive, water lilies, precious collection of sculptures, and so much more – all in one place, on more than 70 hectares of untouched nature.

The Domain of delights

Unforgettable experiences

Enjoy relaxed activities, offered by Brdo Estate.

Let it be equestrian adventures with Lipizzaner Horses, horse-ridden carriage or culinary experience with picnic hamper – Brdo Estate will not disappoint you and will leave you with pleasant memories.

Brdo Hotel

Pleasant stay, ultimate relaxation

Near the entrance to the Brdo Park, you will find Brdo Hotel – modern, four-star hotel, with 78 rooms, suites, and Presidential Suite. As well hotel offers conference halls, meeting rooms and small wellness.

Brdo Hotel will amaze you with surroundings of unique nature and remoteness from everyday hustle and bustle, yet it is easily accessible - it is situated only 10 kilometers away from Ljubljana airport, 35 kilometers away from Ljubljana, Slovenian capital city, and 30 kilometers away from Bled.

Brdo Hotel Restaurant will give final touch to your stay with culinary superabundances from Slovenian Protocol chefs.

GOLF BRDO

Enjoy the day

On Brdo Estate, you can find marvelous golf course, which offers a game in the embrace of Alps. Here, you will enjoy fresh air to the full and admire peaceful natural environment.

Golf course on Brdo Estate has 9 holes, bouncing course, two practice greens and pitch & putt golf course with three holes.

Wedding fairytale

say "yes" on Brdo Estate

Inspiring natural beauty, unique ambience, and perfect service – only some of the reasons that make Brdo Estate one of the most popular places to get married in Slovenia.

Say “Yes” at place with majestic history, where beauties of nature enthrall everyone.

Brdo Estate makes perfect wedding location, because you can get married, have lovely party and sleepover in one place!

Brdo Congress Centre

glass modernity, new flexibility

A commitment to excellence and modern technical equipment enable performance of various high level events. Personnel of Congress Centre Brdo will help you organize your event from the beginning till the end and will look after every small detail. We suggest you to enrich your event with culinary offer of Brdo chefs and various activities held on estate.

Closeness of traffic infrastructure enables easy access to Congress Centre. Event participants can use large free parking zone and sleepover in Brdo Hotel. Brdo Park will make great short escape from meetings and will offer superb relaxation.

DIRECTIONS

Brdo Estate is located next to the village Predoslje, close to the highway.

  • If you travel from direction Jesenice (Austria) take Kranj West exit (Kranj Zahod) and follow the sign for Kokrica village. When you reach the village follow the brown sign for Brdo Castle. After 3 km (2 mi) you will reach our Brdo Estate.
  • If you travel from direction Ljubljana take Kranj East exit (Kranj Vzhod) and follow the brown sign for Brdo Castle. After 8 km (5 mi) you will reach our Estate Brdo. Distance from Ljubljana to Brdo Estate is approximately 30 km (18,5 mi).
  • From Joze Pucnik Airport, take direction towards Kranj and follow the signs for village Predoslje and brown signs for Brdo Castle. Airport is located approximately 10 km (6.5 mi) from our estate.
  • From Kranj, you can also take a bus, therefore we recommend Line 5, Stop Predoslje, which is approximately 700 m (0.5 mi) from entrance to our estate.

GPS coordinates:

  • N 46°16.378'
  • E 014°22.826'

Address:

Brdo Estate

Predoslje 39, 4000 Kranj, Slovenia

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Contact us:

T: 00 386 (0)4 260 16 61, 00 386 (0)4 260 16 82

E: sales@brdo.si

Large parking area is available next to our Hotel Brdo.

Special offer

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