BRDO HOTEL renovation

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Hotel Brdo is currently closed due to renovation.

Brdo Park is stil open for visitors.

Renovated Hotel Brdo will be reopened in June 2021. Room reservations are not yet possible.

Renovated hotel will have modern design, more rooms and a new name "Elegans Hotel Brdo".

A comprehensive renovation and extension of the hotel is foreseen, which will ensure the highest level of Brdo Hotel as part of the protocol estate. The renovation of the Brdo Hotel is also taking place as a part of the preparation of the Brdo Estate to host the most important events of the Slovenian Presidency of the EU Council in 2021.

The new hotel will have a larger capacity (123 accommodation units), it will be adapted to modern trends, people with special needs and to security and logistics requirements.

After the renovation, the building will be significantly more efficient and environmentally friendly. The energy needs will almost entirely be covered from renewable sources.



Before closing Brdo Hotel **** was kown as very attentive host of business, protocol events and for short break in relaxing and natural environment away from the city hustle.

It has received the recognition of the British Luxury Travel Guide, which awarded us with the "Luxury Country Hotel of the Year 2017"  title.

Every reward is a confirmation of good work, but it is also an obligation to achieve even higher standards and provide even better services to our guests in the renovated hotel.

Excellence for excellent

The Brdo Estate has hosted many state protocol events, such as presidential visits, visits by representatives of royal families, diplomats and other renowned world figures, among others British Queen Elizabeth II, Pope John Paul II.

The Brdo Estate was the venue of the first meeting of the American president George W. Bush and the Russian president Vladimir Putin and the main venue of the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2008.

Here you may also find many professional athletes during preparations for important matches, because Brdo Hotel offers them everything they need.


Experience high standards of service in the nature environement

Everybody is thrilled with beautiful mountain scenery and pristine nature of Brdo Park. Fenced area of Brdo Estate gives intimacy to every event.

Due to the beauty and biodiversity of the Estate, it was declared as a natural value, a forest with a special purpose and a designated Natura 2000 site. It is home to more than 200 red and fallow deer and also more than 1,400 other plant and animal species

At the Estate, we monitor concentrations of ozone in the ambient air, and I can proudly say that the air here is among the purest.

The are 11 lakes in the Estate, on which swans usually swim, and in the summer they are decorated with blossomed lollipop flowers.

Brdo Estate has more than 500 years of rich history. Renaissance Brdo Castle was built in 16th Century, and gave home to many important families, such as Zios Family, Serbian royal family Karađorđević, and off course Josip Broz – Tito, Yugoslavian president, who spent more than 2 years here on estate.

Brdo Estate is magnificent in all seasons and astonish with mixture of unique activities and experiences:

  • Horse carriage ride
  • Horse Riding - for all levels of experience
  • Brdo picnic hamper
  • Fish hunting
  • Photo hunting
  • Golf - for all levels of experience
  • SPA and Wellness
  • Walking, Nordic walking or jogging in the park
  • Cycling trips on rented bikes
  • Guided tours of Park Brdo or Strmol Castle
  • Hiking or hill-climbing on nearby hills
  • Skiing in Winter on nearby ski resort Krvavec

Also the Brdo Estate is an excellent starting point for our guests to visit different places in Slovenia.



Enjoy the game in the embrace of Alpine mountains

You can enjoy the game of golf in the embrace of Alpine mountains, in peaceful nature.  The practice range and short natural golf course in the lush surroundings are ideal for anyone looking to get into the world of golfing.

The course has 9 holes, PAR 28 (PAR 56), of which 8 holes are PAR 3 and 1 hole PAR 4. 

All the grass is native aside from the putting and chipping greens. 

The practice range consists of the driving range, the putting green and the chipping green. 

Golf lessons are offered to everyone, beginners and higher level players, as our PGA instuctors have prepared several programs. Also golf equipment is available for rent.

Confrenece rooms at the Brdo Estate

Brdo Estate offers possibility of organizing meeting, conferences trainings and similar events in large Brdo Congress Center.

Brdo Staff takes care of everything for you. We have experiences with organizing business, private and protocol events. We will guide your event from the beginning to very end and enrich your event with first class culinary experiences and additional activities.


you have always dreamed of

Breathtaking mountainous scenery and the natural beauty of the Brdo Park with its numerous small lakes and footbridges make Brdo Estate one of the most popular wedding venues in Slovenia.

Choose between several fairytale locations in the Park Brdo.

One of the highlights of the Brdo Estate is its cuisine, which has built up a reputation for gourmet excellence based on its attention to detail and delicious modern takes on classic Slovenian dishes.

For a wedding couple we offer free bed and breakfast service at one of the hotel apartments. Prior to agreement it can be served at your room.

We offer a special discount for accommodation for all wedding guests in Brdo Hotel. Prior to agreement late breakfast is available.


An excellent starting point for exploring Slovenia

Brdo Estate is easy to reach and is located perfectly to explore Slovenia.

By air

  • Only 10 km from  Jože Pučnik Ljubljana airport, with direct flights from: Great Britain, Finland, Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria and many more. 
  • Taxi drive from an airport takes about 15 minutes and costs app. 15 €.
  • hotel transfer or a rent-a-car can be arranged on request.

By car

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.
  • Large free parking area is available next to our Hotel Brdo.

By public transport:

  • If you come to Slovenia by train or bus to mail station in Ljubljana, it is best to switch to the local bus for Kranj there.
  • From Kranj, you can take a bus Line 5 to the stop Predoslje. The stop is approximately 700 m (0.5 mi) from entrance to our estate.

Nearby landmarks:

  • Brdo Estate is located near town Kranj, that is known as the town of Slovenian greatest poet from the Romantic era, Dr. France Prešeren, also the author of the text of the Slovenian national anthem, Zdravljica, celebrating all nations of the world that long to live in harmony and peace.
  • Just 30 km south from the Brdo Estate and less than half an hour’s drive towards the South, the Slovenian capital Ljubljana is situated. In 2016, it prided itself with the title European Green Capital, and it is undoubtedly one of the recently discovered European tourism jewels. 
  • 30km in the opposite direction, towards the North, is the Slovenian Alpine jewel with its wonderful picturesque Lake Bled. This is most certainly the place anyone who visits Slovenia should see.
  • The Adriatic Sea and one of its jewels, the town of Piran, is a 1.5 hours’ drive away.

GPS coordinates:

  • N 46°16.378'
  • E 014°22.826'


Brdo Estate

Predoslje 39, 4000 Kranj, Slovenia

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T: 00 386 (0)4 260 10 00