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 Skrywerskop offers a non-smoking environment with secure, off-street parking, ceiling fans in both rooms, towels/linen plus crockery and cutlery.  

It is fully fenced, so well-behaved small animals are welcome by prior arrangement.


23 Klip Street

Prince Albert

33°13'36.9"S 22°01'41.8"E

Sandy Farmer 

Tel:  023 5411 613 or 083 376 9898    




R350 per person per night

R400 per person per night for a single night stay


pet friendly by arrangement  

Small well-behaved animals are

welcome by prior consent...

and with their own bedding and bowls.






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Need a break from the buzz, the traffic and the frustrations of city life? Got a book you want to finish reading or writing ... a thesis you want to polish? Then Skrywerskop, self-catering for two, with views all the way up the koppie, is your perfect retreat. 

There is neither wi-fi nor DSTV, but there is excellent cellphone reception if you can't bear to be completely unplugged...  


Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


This comfy home has an open plan lounge/dining-room with comfortable couch, reading lamp and dining table and a well-equipped kitchenette. The bedroom, with en suite bathroom (shower), has a queen-size bed. In winter there's an electric blanket to warm you up. And in summer languid ceiling fans to cool you down. There's loads of outdoor space and a choice of braai areas.

 Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


The well-equipped kitchenette has a fridge, two-plate hob with mini oven and a microwave oven. Tea, coffee, milk, sugar and rusks are provided.

 Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


The bedroom has a super queen-size bed offering a stark view of the koppie. In summer it has a light feather-down duvet and in winter a comforting electric blanket & fleecy-throw. There is a power point for a hairdryer (in close proximity to a mirror), plenty of cupboard space with hangers and a full-length mirror behind the sliding door into the bathroom.


Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


The en suite has a shower, loo, hand-basin,

bathroom cabinet & shelves with plenty of towels

and space for toiletries.


Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


There is an uninterrupted view up the koppie while lying in bed

with a cup of tea... breathing in the clean dry air of the Great Karoo.


Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape

Or head out onto the shaded front veranda, which offers a great spot 

for that first cuppa in the morning or a last star-gazing night-cap.


Skrywerskop ~ Prince Albert ~ Western Cape


A fascinating indigenous garden boasts much of the local flora including aloes, succulents, hardy daisies and spekboom. 

The secluded side patio has a Weber braai with a starter packet of charcoal, firelighters plus tongs and grid.

There is secure off street parking behind a lockable gate and  also a shaded car port, all with easy access from Klip Street.


Experience the Karoo as a place of peace, open space and spectacular sunsets in this happy little home for two.

Within earshot of the church bells and easy walking distance of the town, you’ll have nothing but natural beauty to distract you. 

(Should you really need wifi, there are a few coffee shops in town that can oblige!)