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Little Bear Cabin in Alpine Village

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Last updated: 08/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ruidoso cabin description

Built in 1965 this unique Chalet style home sits on a large corner lot with circular drive. Two car garage is attached but no house entry. Large pine trees and alligator juniper fill the yard. Deer visit morning and evening. A large wrap around deck beckons you to relax and grill a meal or read a good book. The birdfeeders keep you entertained while you relax.

The two bedrooms have queen beds and a newly remodeled bath are on one side of the home A large great room with 2 sofas and 2 coffee tables allow for visiting while the cooks are in the newly remodeled kitchen. Room at the kitchen counter bar allow 4 more guests. Kitchen table seats 4 people and the outdoor patio table seat 4 more.
Large windows allow for outdoor wildlife viewing from all sides of the great room.

There are games and cards for family fun or VCR and DVD for movie night.
Many activities for the outdoor enthusiast are right out the door. Many fine restaurants and coffee shops are scattered throughout town as well as antique stores and quaint shops downtown.

The house is rustic and has character and charm. It is decorated in southwest flair with Texas accents.
New Carpet and paint April 2013.

Keywords: Newly remodeled kitchen 2011
Chalet syle red house, attached garage, wrap around deck, in pines 2 .5 miles from Mechem

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cabin
  • 959 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome:

            half acre yard to explore and hiking trails up the road.There are some breakables, please put up if small children are coming,don't allow food and drink in the living room carpet /couch cleans will come out of your deposit...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            DONOT throw butts off deck, the forest is very dry, high fire danger,especially in summer....moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            4 steps up to door all one level home no bathtub, easy step in shower...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1


          • Bedroom 2


          • Convertible bed(s)

            2 sofa couches in living room sleep 2 each...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1) new mattress in back bedroom and queen mattress in second bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) couches convert to beds great for kids...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            large variety of spices, herbs, starter coffee, tea, and cocoa in tins...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            newly remodeled counter bar seats additional people...moreless

          • Dining:

            dining table, 4 chairs, 2 stools for counter bar...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            everything you need to cook...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            full size with freezer...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Seating for 4 people


          • Garage:

            Extra fee for use of garage and washer dryer. 'Monthly rentals include use of garage and laundry...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Linen closet in hallway and extra for sleep sofa. comforters in closets...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            long circle drive would allow room for these toys large half acre lot...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            small window unit in kitchen in summer...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board


          • Video Library:

            VHS player in armoire drawer, bring own VHS tapes...moreless

          • Books:

            in main closet, a few paperbacks...moreless

          • Games:

            Board games in armoire...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Baja cable wifi...moreless

          • VCR
          • CD Player
          • Television
          • DVD Player


              • Internet:

                Baja Broadband service and wireless code...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas grill charcoal in garage on request you bring charcoal...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                wrap around patio table and chairs,grill...moreless


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities

              Location & View


                  • Restaurants
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Hunting
                  • Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Hiking
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Sailing
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Rafting
                  • Golf
                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Laundromat
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • Museums
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Boating
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Shopping
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Sledding
                  • Antiquing
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Walking
                  • Tennis


                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 12 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas/New years
                  Dec 21 - Jan 4, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $700 $1,800
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • cleaning fee $70
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • Tax Rate 5.688%


                  New paint and carpet in April 2013 New blinds in June 2013

                  Please DONOT allow children to eat or drink in the living room lets keep the new carpet pristine, I will keep cleaning fee from deposit if there is cleaning required. Please put up any breakables if you feel the smaller children may not be able to stay away from them. Thank you

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                  Last updated: 08/06/2014
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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About the owner: I bought this house to stay in while I travel around the southeast part of NM for my job. There is limitless outdoor activites right outside the door. It is a short drive to many nearby cities like Roswell, Carlsbad,and Cloudcroft, Bring your skis, bikes,hiking boots or a good book and enjoy. Warm days and cool nights make it a year round get away.

                  Why the Owner Chose Ruidoso:
                  It is close to the Cedar Creek campground where hiking and biking are excellent. Bonito lake is only a few miles away for fishing, boating, hiking or photography. I love the quaint downtown stores and many restaurants. There is a nice athletic club to swim and work out as well. The ski area is 16 miles away.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                  Right out the door and down the road you can access the hiking, biking trails down to the campground. I love sitting on the deck and watching the deer in the evening! I can go work in the surrounding cities and be back home for dinner on the deck instead of staying in hotels and eating out.

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                  Speaks: english


                  • outside of house and deck

                    outside of house and deck

                  • bathroom


                  • Front driveway

                    Front driveway

                  • Sunrise over deck

                    Sunrise over deck

                  • Back deck

                    Back deck

                  • newly remodeled kitchen  summer 2011

                    newly remodeled kitchen summer 2011

                  • shower/bathroom


                  • Dec 2012

                    Dec 2012

                  • Back bedroom

                    Back bedroom

                  • doe and her fawn

                    doe and her fawn

                  VRBO #350282

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, August 03, 2014

                  $130 - $150 per night (USD)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 08/06/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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