This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Ruidoso property reviews
"We enjoyed our stay here! This cabin is way above the main Village of Ruidoso on a mountain top adjoining the national forest. The back deck view of Sierra Blanca is spectacular! We had numerous deer visit the cabin every day and our grand kids were feeding them by hand! The cabin is older but clean and cozy! We had a scheduling conflict with this cabin and the owners went way beyond the norm to make it work for us! Wonderful people!!! If you like great views and deer walking around the yard and can do with a less than new cabin, this is your place to stay. We are already looking forward to our next Ruidodo adventure here at Sierra Vista Heights Cabin!!"Guest: Steve Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 13, 2014View listing
"We try to visit this lovely home at least twice a year. The friends who visit with us are all fans of these trips. This wonderful home has everything we need to make us comfortable."Guest: Jackie M. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 27, 2014View listing
"Had a great 12 day stay in the cabin with my wife. The cabin is just as advertised; clean, well kept and everything in good shape. No signs of wear and tear. Rural setting with lots of trees, birds and occasional deer passing through the yard. Most nights we cooked on the gas grill and ate on the deck enjoying being outside. Deck has sun in AM and shade in PM. Landlady was a pleasure to deal with, very personable. Excellent value."Guest: Ron Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 7, 2014View listing
"We arrived to find a beautiful cabin on the upscale side of vacation properties! It was clean and beautiful!! The hot tub was wonderful! We had deer come right up to us there. The stairs were very steep, but a gate at the bottom took care of our little ones from venturing up! Great stay!!"Guest: Millie Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014View listing
Ruidoso Travel Tips
Travel to Ruidoso Vacation Rentals
Ruidoso is a vibrant community tucked away in the southern mountain parts of New Mexico. It's a great vacation destination as there is a wide range of attractions and things to do. Beautiful mountains, forest trails, a rich cultural heritage, and modern entertainment all combine to make a great vacation.
Ruidoso attracts travelers that enjoy the outdoors and thrive on a busy lifestyle. It's a great destination for a young and active family or a group of friends wanting a fun-filled vacation. There are miles of trails open for hiking or mountain biking, horseback riding and exploring. In wintertime, the ski resorts attract snowboarders, skiers and cross country enthusiasts who can enjoy miles of well groomed trails. On the other hand, you could choose to have a more relaxing vacation and book yourself into a quiet mountain cabin and simply enjoy the spectacular views.
Benefits of Staying in Ruidoso Houses
With the wide range of attractions and activities available in Ruidoso, it's nice to have your own space to come and go as you please when on vacation. Rental homes offer an affordable alternative to resort and hotel accommodation. What you save on the cost per night can be used to extend your stay so you can enjoy a longer vacation. The houses range from cozy cabins to spacious mountain homes large enough to accommodate an extended family or group of friends. Entertainment and living areas are equipped with most modern conveniences and catering for the family is made easy by the fully equipped kitchens. Getting to and from town is just a short drive so getting groceries and other basic essentials is convenient.
Things to Do at Ruidoso Lodging
The nearby Ski Apache Resort has 55 trails and 11 ski lifts. The resort caters to all levels of skiers from novice to advanced and even has special introductory offers from time to time on ski classes. The many ski lifts mean that you seldom have to line up to get up on the slopes and the miles of well groomed ski runs mean that you can enjoy a full day's worth of skiing. The high elevation of the resort ensures good annual snowfalls and snow-making machines ensure that an adequate depth is maintained. The resort also has seven restaurants and numerous cafeterias and snack bars where you have a lunch break without having to leave the resort.
The Mountain Gods Resort and Casino offers Vegas-style gambling as well as great entertainment. Big name concerts are regularly featured and patrons can try their luck at one of the many gaming tables or slot machines. The Ruidoso Race track is a popular meeting place for the locals. Watch the jockeys race across the finish line and cheer on your horse before collecting your winnings if you've placed an accurate bet.
The outdoors is one of Ruidoso's great attractions. In the summertime, the endless mountain trails provide great hiking and mountain biking opportunities. Pack a few sandwiches and head out to the hills. Take along your camera and binoculars as you're quite likely to spot wildlife and birds along the trails. Horseback rides can also be arranged from one of the many nearby ranches. The long warm summer days are perfect for exploring and you might even decide to spend a night or two camping out and enjoying the starry skies.
Travel to Ruidoso Lodging
The two nearest major airports are El Paso to the south and Albuquerque to the north, although Ruidoso does have its own regional airport. A main highway from the north connects Ruidoso with Albuquerque, and to the south is the interstate to El Paso.