The Repair and Restoration Work Starts in the Brdo Castle
The repair and restoration works started in the Brdo Castle, which is the most important protocol object in the country. The budget of the works is fully financed by the Government and amounts to 3.6 million EUR. The implementation period is 10 months.
In the course of the works, it is planned to equip all communications, modernize water supply, sewerage network, heating and ventilation of premises. The preparatory works have already begun. Staring from March, the project will engage restorers and builders. The entire scope of work is planned to be completed by the end of 2018. For the period of carrying out the repair and restoration works, the protocol events will take place in other locations: Strmol Castle, Vila Bled, Zlatorog Villa, Podrožnik Villa and in the Brdo Congress Centre.
During its more than 500-year history, the Brdo Castle has hosted presidents, representatives of royal families and nobles, diplomats and other world-famous personalities.
In spring 2019, the Brdo Hotel will be overhauled and expanded. It is planned to enhance the hotel to the 5-star level. In particular, the roofing, communications, elevators and furniture should be replaced. After repair, the hotel will have 120 premium class rooms and a parking garage. The adjacent to the hotel area will be landscaped as well. The project budget is estimated at more than 26 million EUR.
The Government plans to complete all repairs in the Brdo Castle until 2021.