Established in 1913, Brackenfell started out as a major road crossing and was named after a fern that was common to the area, the Bracken-fern. Today it is a well-known residential suburb within view of the mountain scenery of Oostenberg. Brackenfell is conveniently situated within easy access to the N1 and R300 highways to get you to the Cape Town City Centre, Paarl, Stellenbosch, Somerset West or Gordon’s Bay. Use our local directory to find a restaurant in Brackenfell.