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Casa Buena Vista - Ruidoso/Alto Lakes - Mountain Getaway - Spectacular Vistas

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Winter view of Sierra Blanca from rear deck (three levels)

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Level Mountain Home, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12 comfortably)

We offer a 3000 sf home fully furnished and decorated for a relaxing mountain experience. The home is large enough for family reunions, shared friend vacations and small group retreats, or just a single family that wants room to spread out. Rates depend on final confirmed occupancy. Our home is located at an elevation of 7450 ft in the gated Alto Lakes Golf & Country Club, 10 miles North of downtown Ruidoso . The homesite sits on a heavily wooded ridge with predominantly southern views of sunrises and sunsets. There are 5 large sized bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, and sleeps 10 easily. We have an additional 2500 sf of outside deck area on three levels with spectacular views of Sierra Blanca peak and frequent sightings of wildlife. The kitchen is fully equipped with microwave, disposal, stove, dishwasher, utensils, cookware, and a breakfast bar. Other features include a family dining table (sits 8), vaulted greatroom and a separate downstairs media/gameroom with full wet-bar for entertaining.





















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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Kids enjoy playroom/gameroom of their own. Pooltable, darts, foosball, board games, DVD/CD player, stereo....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    On main level only, (midddle floor). Two bedrooms (1 king/1 queen), kitchen and Greatroom also on this level. Best for seniors...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking please....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, no pets at any time....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Den

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    2nd (main) level: Large bedroom, southwest navajo decor...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Lower level: Large private bedroom + double futon...moreless

  • Bedroom 2:: 1 queen

    3rd level: Medium size bedroom, southwest decor....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    2nd (main) level: Large bedroom, western decor....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    3rd level - Large main bedroom with high beam ceiling, deck....moreless

  • King size beds: two bedrooms have King beds. Queen size beds: three bedrooms have Queen beds. One of the Queen bedrooms has a double futon couch/bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Convenient to two bedrooms - midlevel...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Lower level - Double shower, dry sauna...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Third floor, serves two top floor bedrooms...moreless

  • Three full bathrooms, one on each floor. Lower bathroom is large and convenient to hot tub and sauna....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Mountain views, pinon trees setting, privacy, golf & country club neighborhood, large master BR loft suite, king/queen beds, kitchen/dining, vaulted greatroom, 2 woodburning/1 gas fireplaces, large gameroom with billiards, darts, card table, games galore, large bar area, dry sauna, hot tub, 2 wide screen-hi def tv's, wireless broadband internet access throughout, Dish cable/tv, dvd, stereo/sound system, BBQ grill (propane), deck furniture. Washer/dryer. Ceiling fans - all bedrooms. Central heat - 2 units. AC - one unit. Large off-street parking area....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Large owner library...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Players in Great Room and Game Room for large HD tv's...moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Large game room on lower level accessed by steep circular staircase. Entertainment paradise, large bar area, w/ frig and separate dining....moreless

  • Games:

    Large availability of board games. Professional five chair suede top card table. Pool table. Foose Ball. Darts....moreless

  • Pool Table:

    Full size table with cue sticks, chalk and score board....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Satellite. All major network and cable sports channels. Gameroom and Great Room have large screen HiDef tv's. TV in master suite. All have DVD/CD players except 3rd floor....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (3) Gameroom on lower level has 50 inch HD TV; Great Room on middle level has 50 inch HD TV; Master suite on top level has table top HD TV....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Miscellaneous family CD's in library...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Spectacular views of Sierra Blanca ski mountain and valley, beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Dark night skies, shootingstars, constellations and the Milky Way on moonless nights. Lots of wildlife in area. Frequent deck sightings of deer and elk, and occasional bear, fox and small game....moreless

  • Village:

    Ruidoso is a quaint mountain village in south central New Mexico. Population 9,000 that swells to 20,000 during peak tourist season, summer and winter....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Separate large dining table w/ eight chairs adjacent to galley kitchen. Kitchen also has two high chairs at tiled breakfast counter....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Two (2) central heating systems on lower level 1 and levels 2 & 3; One central cooling system on levels 2 & 3; ceiling fans throughout, screens on windows/doors for fresh seasonal mountain air....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Plug-in your personal laptop or printer hardwire or use our FREEwireless; Encryption code on side of modem....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size electric, may require two drying cycles because of altitude and vent distance....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Bring your own and plug in; WIFI throughout home....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Fireplace on each level. Two are wood burning. One is natural gas. Logs provided by Owner....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In Game Room (lower level)...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Full central heating on all levels...moreless

  • Internet:

    FREE full access through our cable/internet service...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens professionally laundered and changed following each guest stay. Extra towels....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large great room on mid-level...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    Good cell-phone signal coverage by all major providors. Home has wifi....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for four cars on paved driveway. Off site street parking during ice-snow conditions only....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Ample off-street parking for 2-3 cars during inclement weather only....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Not available...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels for long stays, hot tub, sauna....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size load. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    FREE WiFi through-out home for wireless computer use...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Two: One is in Master Suite (3rd level) and one in Great Room (2nd - main) level....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    8 cup Coffee Maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Good stock of cooking utensils and ware....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Well stocked dishes and ware for large groups...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Full size...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Three decks, over 2500 sf. Private balcony in master suite, third level. Terrific mountain views....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Lots of deck furniture for large groups...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    We have almost one acre of land. Terrain falls to deep rocky and treed lot. Deer trail through property. Daily sitings & visits. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Full size BBQ grill with propane fuel. Outdoor dining area with table and chairs. Convenient to mid-level kitchen....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Full size hot tub fits four. Temperature ranges from 95 to 102 degrees. Professionally maintained with weekly cleaning and chemical checks....moreless

  • Sauna:

    Full size dry sauna on hot-tub & gameroom level...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$305 $305
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,000 $6,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable deposit $150
  • One-time Cleaning Fee $125
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

82 Miles
Nearest Airport
Roswell
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Links public course
13 Miles
Nearest Ski
Ski Apache - managed by Mescalera Apaches

Car: Recommended

Ruidoso is located in the Sacramento Mountains of the Lincoln National Forest in New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment. Home of Smokey Bear. It's a very popular year-around mountain vacation destination in the Southwestern United States. Our home, at an elevation of 7450 feet is located at Alto Lakes Golf & Country Club, a member-only golf and country club community ten miles north of Ruidoso, and is less than 1 mile to the Ski-Run Road turn-off to Ski Apache which provides some of the best skiing & snowboarding venues on 12,008 foot high Sierra Blanca slopes. The area is rich in western historical lore - the Lincoln County Wars - Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett. Ruidoso offers unlimited year-around opportunities for recreation in the Lincoln National Forest including managed hiking trails, horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing. There are three alpine public golf courses, scenic byways, horseracing (Ruidoso Downs), casino gambling (Inn of The Mountain Gods - Mescalero Apache

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We enjoy time in the mountains year round with our extended family and friends

Why the Owner Chose Alto, NM, USA:
Ruidoso, New Mexico is a great year round escape for all ages, all groups, & family retreats, perfect for an amazing get-away experience. We have been coming to Ruidoso since the 1960's when we were TTech students.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Plenty of living space to spread out, spectacular deck views, separate entertainment areas, full kitchen, hot-tub/sauna, pool table, more galore! Check the Ruidoso Chamber of Commerce web site for an updated calendar of events for all seasons.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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Photos

  • Winter view of Sierra Blanca from rear deck (three levels)

    Winter view of Sierra Blanca from rear deck (three levels)

  • Deck side overlooking pinon forest. Rear view in winter.

    Deck side overlooking pinon forest. Rear view in winter.

  • Over 2500 sf deck with southern views, sunrises, sunsets, star gazi

    Over 2500 sf deck with southern views, sunrises, sunsets, star gazi

  • Backyard gathering, kids love hand-feeding deer.

    Backyard gathering, kids love hand-feeding deer.

  • Upper level Master suite bedroom, King bed, private balcony, mountain views.

    Upper level Master suite bedroom, King bed, private balcony, mountain views.

  • Lower level bedroom, Queen, Southwestwern decor. Extra double in this room.

    Lower level bedroom, Queen, Southwestwern decor. Extra double in this room.

  • Fully equipped galley kitchen

    Fully equipped galley kitchen

  • Our personal collection of retro-vintage photo albums.

    Our personal collection of retro-vintage photo albums.

  • Abundance of wildlife guests

    Abundance of wildlife guests

  • Billiards, darts, HD TV, DVD/CD stereo, darts, board games, laundry room, sauna.

    Billiards, darts, HD TV, DVD/CD stereo, darts, board games, laundry room, sauna.

  • Lots of mature bucks, all seasons.

    Lots of mature bucks, all seasons.

  • Entrance to Alto Lakes Golf & Country Club - Elevation 7000 feet

    Entrance to Alto Lakes Golf & Country Club - Elevation 7000 feet

  • Paved driveway for four cars. Easy access to main (middle) level entrance.

    Paved driveway for four cars. Easy access to main (middle) level entrance.

  • Front entrance to cabin with porch and stone patio.

    Front entrance to cabin with porch and stone patio.

  • A real mountain high, 2000 sf of deck on three levels.

    A real mountain high, 2000 sf of deck on three levels.

  • Our family tribute to the Statue of Liberty.

    Our family tribute to the Statue of Liberty.

  • Main level bedroom, western decor.

    Main level bedroom, western decor.

  • Main level bedroom, Queen bed, southwestern decor.

    Main level bedroom, Queen bed, southwestern decor.

  • Western themed king bedroom, mid-level w/ connecting bathroom

    Western themed king bedroom, mid-level w/ connecting bathroom

  • Full size hot tub, jet and temperature controls

    Full size hot tub, jet and temperature controls

  • Cedar dry sauna

    Cedar dry sauna

  • Lower level gameroom entertainment center, DVD, premium Dish Network, fireplace.

    Lower level gameroom entertainment center, DVD, premium Dish Network, fireplace.

  • Spectacular Summer deck views of Sierra Blanca peaks and Ski Apache.

    Spectacular Summer deck views of Sierra Blanca peaks and Ski Apache.

  • Front entrance.

    Front entrance.

VRBO #349463

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016

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