The Big Red Barn
The Big Red Barn is an old hay barn that has been salvaged and converted into a restaurant. It is situated on a farm only 10 minutes from Olifantsfontein and has an expansive vista of fields, grasslands and plenty of activities too.
The two restaurants offer a wide range of delicious meals all day long. They also offer off-site catering
It is an ideal venue for business meals, conferences and team buildings.
Contact us to enquire about the wide range of activities from zip-lining in the trees; cycling through the farm; fun pedal Go-karts to ceramic painting. All on your doorstep!
Call: 072 617 7667 or 078 343 6939
OLIFANTS CAFE AT THE BIG RED BARN
|Contact: 082 263 9753 | NO SELF-CATERING|
|Starting with the delicious breakfasts, The Olifants Cafe is a notable local eatery. From their mammoth craft burgers to their wood fire pizza’s they have it all.
Want a serious meal? Try their roasted lamb Ciabatta, BBQ Pulled Pork Baguette or their ultimate Steak Sarmi. Then go for the Belgium Leige Waffles to end the scrumptious meal.
Olifants Cafe offers off-site catering services with fantastic corporate catering options and a “one stop” platter menu which only requires 48 hour notice. To enquire about their fantastic options email
ACROBRANCH: TREE ADVENTURES FOR ALL AGES
|It’s fast, it’s good family fun, it’s Acrobranch. If you haven’t tried the adventure sport everybody is talking about, then it is time to get into the fresh air and take a walk on the wild side and a swing through the trees. The Big Red is proud to have the unique energy packed tree adventure company as its tenant. Click here for more details.|
|Open daily (including public holidays) from sunrise to sunset.|
|Ready to get peddling? Trail Runners are also welcome. The Big Red Barn set on Sunlawns Estate is the perfect place for mountain biking. There are 36 kms of scenic tracks which weave and wind through a a shady gum tree forest, over rocky African grasslands and farm fields and criss cross the Kaalspruit. Click here for more details.|
CREATE YOUR OWN KIDDIES PARTY
|We can help you make your childʼs party a day to remember at The Big Red Barn. Whether it is with Acrobranch or playing on the Big Red Barn Pirate Ship, leaping about on our jumping castle or racing around the kiddies BMX track, your party can have hours of endless, energetic fun. Click here for more details.|
FUNCTIONS, CONFERENCES AND WEDDINGS
LUDWIG’S ROSES @ The Big Red Barn
|Contact Emily: 081 410 0096|
|Ludwig’s Roses was established in 1971, north of Pretoria. From small beginnings, through hard work and passion our specialist nursery has grown to become the strongest rose brand in South Africa. Our strength lies in the vast variety that we stock and in the quality plants that we propagate. Visiting our new rose centre at The Big Barn is an experience for the senses. Come and let the rose beauty inspire you. Roses can be purchased and planted all year round. Let us colour your garden with the rose that grows! More info on Ludwig’s Roses|
CLAY CAFE @ The Big Red Barn
|Clay Café is situated across the road from the barn in a tranquil farm style building. This is the place where you find your inner Picasso ! Paint any design in any colour on a wide range of unfired ceramic objects. From mugs to jugs to plates, decor items and fun kids stuff, The Clay Cafe has them all. Spend a few leisurely hours creating your masterpiece with friends or family. A cafe style menu, delicious home made cakes and delicious coffee are available throughout the day. More info on Clay Cafe|
Look for The Big Red Barn on the M18, just 6 minutes south of Irene Village, and 15 minutes from Centurion, the R21 & the N1.