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Places to stay

What's special about this camping?

Camp Brak is the official campsite of Brakrock. It’s situated in the heart of the countryside and not too far from the festival ground. The surroundings are very attractive with good cycling and walking opportunities with plenty of relaxation.  The campsite is rather basic, but no less enjoyable! We offer great comfort and free facilities within walking distance of the festival.  Please be aware that wild camping is strictly forbidden by law in Belgium.

Camping address - Opening hours

Address Camping: Walemstraat 90 / Duffel 2570.  It will take you 25 minutes to go from the camping to the festival entrance.

Camp Brak is open from Friday 6 August at 10am and will close doors Sunday 9 August at 02pm.

What about ho(s)tels?

There are many ho(s)tels to book in the surrounding area because of Duffel’s central location.  Please check out booking.com , hostelworld or couchsurfing to find a matching accommodation.
Here are some idea’s:  Hostel De Zandpoort in Mechelen – several B&B’s in the countryside – Pure hotel in Lier – Park hotel Montreal in Mechelen – Novotel in Mechelen + many more
There is plenty of space to park your car at the free parking areas. Cars are not allowed at the camping spot. There is plenty of space to park your car at the free parking areas. Cars are not allowed at the camping spot.

What about parking?

There are several parkings spots close by.  We advise to park the car at the parking nearby the railway station of Duffel. A shuttle will bring you to the camping from here and is free of charge for all camping guests.

Another good option is to park your vehicle in the streets nearby the festival ground. Please use Notmeir as parking space.

Another option is to use the parking at A. Stocketlaan 122 in Duffel.  No trucks or vans allowed here because of limited clear height.

All parking area’s are free of charge.

Have yourself dropped off and picked up at the Duffel railway station or Notmeir.

All parking area’s are free to use.

How about the camping facilities?

Free shower area

Free acces to toilets and washing points 

A coffee bar in the morning 

Grass pitches without electricity.

Free shuttle service

Breakfast upon request. A supermarket (Lidl) is close by. (Kruisstraat 163 –  Duffel)

First aid station 

Do we need to take care?

The camping is run by a retired lady and she expect you to be quiet after 10pm. 

Please be respectful for the property, nature and the neighbours. It’s really important.

Please put your garbage in the trash bags.

Please don’t smoke at the camp area. First of all because it sucks, but certainly not because of extreme weather conditions like continuous heat.

How do I get from camping to festival?

Free shuttle service from and to the camping area during the opening hours of the festival. 

Point of departure is in front of the railway station of Duffel. (Stationsstraat 40). The pont of arrival is Notmeir. 

There is no shuttle from station to festival because of a short walk. 

The gateway to Brakrock is the railway station of Duffel (Stationsstraat 40). Please follow the rail – trail leading to Mechelen. Head to the left, right before crossing the railway bridge over the river. Then follow the dike – trail to Duffel. All together it will take you 10 minutes.

There are two camping tickets & only one fare. I don't get it!

Hikers & Bikes Ticket gives you entrance to the camping without a car

Camper Ticket gives you entrance to the camping with a camper.

There is only one fare. You can enter the camping on Friday 07/08 and check – out at the latest on Sunday 09/08 at 14:30.

Where do I get tickets?

Tickets go out for 12 euro (no fees). Get them HERE

What more do I need to know about the tickets?

– A Camping/Fest Ticket is valid for one person only.

– The camping ticket  is not included in a combi festival ticket.