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Great Location Sleeps11 Next to River and Close to Everything.

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Last updated: 08/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Ruidoso house description

A home away from home atmosphere. All the amenities for the entire family. Ideal for vacation, family reunions and large families. We are central in Ruidoso on the road to the Inn of the Mountain Gods.

Close to shopping. One of the few properties in Ruidoso that has easy year round access.

Separate quarters perfect as a master suite, with its own kitchenette, living area, and full bath. Also has two electric fireplaces and opens up to the serene river setting in the back yard. The gazebo sets next to the river and accommodates seating for everyone. A fire pit for marshmallow roasting or a quiet evening with a glass of wine.

Bring the whole family or just enjoy it as your own private retreat.

Keywords: On river, hot tub, game room with pool table and ping pong, gazebo,close to everything ,near shopping, park, kids entertainment. Plenty of out door seating for bbq or relaxing including a 16 ft picnic table near the river.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Pets Considered:

                $125.00 non- refundable pet fee under 50lbs...moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                We have ramps to offer on request....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Must be at least 21 years of age...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome
              • Events Allowed

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 11-13

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                Beautiful all glass with rain showerhead...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                off the master suite...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                galley style but completely stocked. Everything you will need to cook your favorite meals and snacks...moreless

              • Dining:

                There are big tables throughout the house and plenty of seating for everyone...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                There is complimentary coffee and creamer and sugar.....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                some spices and things...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Plenty for everyone...moreless

              • Oven
              • Ice Maker
              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Garage:

                Has a jr pool table and foozeball table , junior air hockey table, childrens game table (not heated)...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                its not necessary -we have plenty of parking ...moreless

              • Heating:

                central air -two bedrooms with electric heat...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                refrigerated and individual units ...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                separate towels for hot tub use...moreless

              • Wood Stove:

                Covered firepit by river.....moreless

              • Living Room:

                lots of room for lounging...moreless

              • Gas Fireplace:


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Washing Machine
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • Several outside areas both in the front and the back yard. Great for clubs and retreats. We have tables and chairs upon request. Play house and toys for chidren- 16 foot pic nic table and 8 foot...moreless


                  • Television:

                    tv's in all bedrooms and living spaces . Netflix available...moreless

                  • Pool Table:

                    junior pool table plus childs pool table...moreless

                  • Games:

                    wii and some games...moreless

                  • Game Room:

                    in garage...moreless

                  • Video Games
                  • Music Library
                  • Books
                  • Toys
                  • CD Player
                  • Video Library
                  • Foosball
                  • VCR
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo


                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    There is a public pool within walking distance...moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    private off separate master suite...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Canoes are allowed at Grindstone lake within 3 minutes ...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    available at the Inn of the Mt Gods within 5 min....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    we are close to The Inn, The Links and The Cree...moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Ski Apache turn off is 10 minute drive....moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Tennis courts within walking distance...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    With plenty of seating...moreless


                  • Adventure
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                  • Waterfront:

                    On the river. This river runs all year long. ...moreless

                  • Resort:

                    Inn of the Mountain Gods/Ski Apache...moreless


                  • Cinemas
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Laundromat
                  • Hunting
                  • Racquetball
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Shopping
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Roller Blading


                  Write a review 4.4
                  from 8 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  May 29 - Jan 7, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Pet Fee $125 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • cleaning fee $150
                  • Tax Rate 8.675%


                  Seasonal Rates apply to all months except February and April.. With the exception to Easter Holiday

                  Call and ask me about renting the separate master suite with complete access to all the grounds. Privacy at it's finest for that special couple getaway. $200 a nite 2 nite min. or stay for a week 6 nights 7 days for $1000.00.

                  50% at Booking and the balance 30 days prior to arrival.. We accept all major credit cards through Pay need to have pay pal account..

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                  Last updated: 08/19/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Ruidoso Regional Airport
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 70
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  WPS and Quarters
                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Ski Apache
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Inn of the Mountain of gods/ Cree/ Links
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Cattle Baron / Pizza Hut / The Buttery/ Irish pub/

                  Car: Recommended

                  We are kid friendly and have the cutest play house you've ever seen out back.

                  We have a custom 16 ft and a 8 ft picnic table near the river for everyone to enjoy the river and a tire swing.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1985

                  About the owner: My name is Arlene Edwards. My parents built the house the year I was born in 1959. My father Alfred and mother Cidelia raised 8 children in this house, with 1 bathroom --just imagine. I purchased the house after my mother died in 1985. She was 46 years old. I bought the house and finished raising my 5 younger brothers and 2 daughters in this same home. This house holds lots of wonderful memories and brought lots of joy to our family. We still celebrate our Christmas together in this home, with as many as 5 christmas trees, more food than can be eaten and sometimes as many as 100 people. No, we don't have a sit down dinner but we do play lots of musical chairs thoughout the night. If you get up you basically loose your seat. We totally enjoy our time together as we watch the younger children attack Santa when he comes in the door. So we continue to make special memories year after year. We hope that you, your families and your friends enjoy this house as much as we have through the years. We also hope that you find peace and relaxation and hurry back to spend time at Rio Del Oso our special home in beautiful Ruidoso NM.

                  Why the Owner Chose Ruidoso:
                  Easy access--sleeps 13 max- close to everything.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We are close to town , shopping and all kinds of fun activities. River runs all year long

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: spanish, english



                  • Welcome to Rio del Oso

                    Welcome to Rio del Oso

                  • Den with futon sleeps 2

                    Den with futon sleeps 2

                  • Downstairs queen bedroom --listen to the sounds of the river!

                    Downstairs queen bedroom --listen to the sounds of the river!

                  • Third bedroom -queen and twin

                    Third bedroom -queen and twin

                  • Separate Master Suite /Kitchenett/Living Space

                    Separate Master Suite /Kitchenett/Living Space

                  • covered porch with private hot tub

                    covered porch with private hot tub

                  • Gazebo over the conversation pit --custom 16 ft. picnic table seating by river.

                    Gazebo over the conversation pit --custom 16 ft. picnic table seating by river.

                  • plenty of seating for everybody

                    plenty of seating for everybody

                  • Dinning area in main house.

                    Dinning area in main house.

                  • East side of kitchen with coffee bar. Expresso anyone!!

                    East side of kitchen with coffee bar. Expresso anyone!!

                  • Upstairs bedroom -- queen size --contemperary with glass handrail

                    Upstairs bedroom -- queen size --contemperary with glass handrail

                  • Bathroom in main house with glass and mural shower and a mini chandelier.

                    Bathroom in main house with glass and mural shower and a mini chandelier.

                  • Master Suite Bedroom

                    Master Suite Bedroom

                  VRBO #331657

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, September 02, 2014

                  $275 - $325 per night (USD)

                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 13

                  View calendar: Updated 08/19/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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