Golden Bear Lodge- Wonderful Family Home Close to All Area Attractions!

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Last updated: 09/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Wonderful, lodge-like family home nestled in the pines of Ruidoso. This home has the capacity for a large family or several families or couples. Extremely cozy, the home is on 3 levels, with 2 driveways (upper and lower) and 2 entrances. The Golden Bear Lodge has 2 large decks and a 3rd floor balcony, overlooking the mountains as well as the city below. The home has 5 bedrooms, loft with 2 trundle beds, 3 baths, 2 living areas, a pool table, hot tub, 2 fireplaces, an outdoor grill and furniture, and a downstairs second kitchen and laundry room.

Arrangement: Main floor: 2 bedrooms, bath, living/dining, kitchen, large deck with grill and outdoor furniture. Lower floor: 2 bedrooms, bath, living/game room, second kitchen, laundry room, large deck with hot tub. Upper floor: Master bedroom, sitting area, bath, loft area with 2 trundle beds, and balcony.

This beautiful, inviting family lodge is very well equipped and will provide a memorable vacation. All decks have gates to protect children and pets.

Phone interview is required before booking. Maid service is available.

Keywords: Lodge, Mountain House, Retreat, Family


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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 15-18

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Lodge sits in the luscious pine trees. Treehouse atmosphere. Deer wandering through property...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
Nov 30 - Dec 19, 2015
2 night min stay
Christmas/New Year
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2016
5 night min stay
2016 Winter
Jan 5 - Apr 5, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $250
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Taxes Not included


Week stays are from Saturday to Saturday.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 09/14/2015
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Car: Necessary

Horse Racing in the Summer. Casinos, Historic trails, desert hiking close by.

Spencer Theatre is a must for live entertainment. Check schedule. Racetrack hase live entertainment.

Check Chamber of Commerce, Ruidoso for festivals, etc


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1979

About the owner: We are a Texas family who has owned the home for many years. Originally purchased by parents in the late 70s. Much remodeling and updating . The house has been part of our family and has provided wonderful memories over the years.

Why the Owner Chose Ruidoso:
Ruidoso is a wonderful place to visit year round. It is full of summer and winter activities such as golf, hiking, horseback riding, skiing, and snowmobiling. It is a quaint town for shopping and dining, and the beautiful Inn of the Mountain Gods on the Apache Indian Reservation is 10 minutes from the house. Horse Racing (season June - Labor Day). Casinos both at racetrack & Inn of the Mountain Gods.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
At Golden Bear Lodge you can completely relax, sit out on the deck and listen to the wind in the trees. Or, you can take part in one of the many activities located near by. It is an ideal vacation spot for families or friends looking for quality time and fun for all.

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  • Golden Bear Lodge

    Golden Bear Lodge

  • Lower Living and Game Room

    Lower Living and Game Room

  • Deck Overlooking Mountains

    Deck Overlooking Mountains

  • Master Bedroom and Sitting Area

    Master Bedroom and Sitting Area

  • Bedroom


  • Loft


  • Bath


  • kitchen


  • lower deck with hot tub

    lower deck with hot tub

  • loft


  • Living and Dining Rooms

    Living and Dining Rooms

  • Kitchen


  • View from the Main Deck

    View from the Main Deck

  • Bedroom


  • Bedroom


  • Bath


  • Deck and Hot Tub

    Deck and Hot Tub

  • Daily deer visit

    Daily deer visit

  • pool table

    pool table

  • loft


  • master


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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, November 26, 2015

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