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Brakdakkie Guest Cottages

Getaway, Fair Lady and GO! magazines, as well as other local and international newspapers are all giving Brakdakkkie rave reviews. 

Brakdakkie Guest Cottages were built in 1850. Once the barns and donkey shed of the original farm Sonskyn, the rooms have now been filled with treasures from years gone by and restored with great attention to detail, preserving the original splendour. Brakdakkie is located within walking distance of all shops and restaurants.


Four private cottages, sleeping a total of up to 12 people, are available for self-catering


B&B (with a light Continental breakfast)

 Cottage 1    Cottage 2    Cottage 3    Cottage 4
                Cottage 1                   Cottage 2                   Cottage 3                   Cottage 4

Each cottage offers:

  • luxurious en-suite bathrooms with towels, shower-gel and shampoo
  • bedrooms with crisp, white linen
  • kitchenettes fully equipped for all catering needs (tea,coffee,sugar and rusks are supplied)
  • Private patios with barbecue/braai area
  • private splash pools
  • secure off-street parking for vehicles, bikes, trailers.

We are pet friendly by arrangement!


2018 OUTSTANDING award from Rooms for Africa 2018 OUTSTANDING award from Rooms for Africa  

Best Value Award Rooms for Africa 2017Best Value Award Rooms for Africa 2017


Come and experience


Guest Cottages

for yourselves

Top accommodation provider on Route 62 for 2016    TripAdvisor certificate of excellence 2015   TripAdvisor certificate of excellence 2014



Brakdakkie in the 19th century


The Brakdakkie farm house in the early 20th century



Ducks and geese at the pond


Children are most welcome and will enjoy the open spaces and feeding the free range chickens and ducks.


Lance and Kerrigan invite you to share their passion for the Karoo

Here are some articles that have been written about Brakdakkie...  click to read


Farm stay in Prince Albert   Sight-seeing in a side-car   Restoration article  

               Farm stay in Prince Albert

                     Sight-seeing in a side-car   Restoration in Prince Albert  

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 The Sun is shining again on Sonskyn, an article

   from the Prince Albert Friend July 2010