Top 12 Cabins In Ruidoso, New Mexico - Updated 2021


Nobody leaves New Mexico without making a stop in Ruidoso, a small village that is picture perfect with the backdrop of Sierra Blanca mountain range. Most of the attractions in Ruidoso are related to nature and they are just breathtaking. One example is Grindstone Lake. Not only does this mountain lake boast remarkable views, but it also offers plenty of outdoor activities such as fishing, swimming and biking. Lincoln National Forest is another attraction you Should not miss. The forest features biking and hiking trails with waterfalls and a scenic landscape all around. Finally, drop by Pillow’s Funtrackers if you want to have fun with arcade games and get lost in a maze. Keep reading to learn more about the best cabins in Ruidoso, New Mexico.

1. Comfy 1940s cabin in Upper Canyon (from USD 241)

Enjoy the surrounding nature of Upper Canyon in this original 1940s cabin. Surrounded by woodland and boasting a deck with amazing views of distant mountain peaks, this historical gem creates the feeling of living on a treehouse. With amenities like a gas barbeque grill, hot tub, modern gas fireplace, leather loveseat, and large couch, the three-bedroom cabin promises a soothing atmosphere for up to six guests.

Perk Canyon’s trails are a two-minute drive from the rental, while several shops and restaurants are five minutes away.

Sprucewood Cabin in the Upper Canyon Pet friendly
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
174 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our family enjoyed the great kitchen and deck
fully stocked kitchen is a great touch
the cabin is very comfortable and has everything you would need during your stay
all clean and cozy
the cabin was wonderful clean and had everything we needed
clean rustic cabin with fantastic cooking space comfortable bedrooms and great jacuzzi
very clean and cozy space and all the details are covered to the t
lovely clean rustic cabin in a perfect location
they were so generous and kind
outstanding host communication
steve and gretchen were great host and very prompt in responding and answering any questions we had
this was a hit we had a blast the hosts are amazing fast response and very courteous
gretchen and steve are great hosts
the location was great
awesome location for ski apache
its in a beautiful location close to everything
great location and excellent value will definitely return
wonderful cabin in the woods but close to everything
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2. Cozy cabin with a family-friendly game room (from USD 137)

Make some great family bonding memories in this three-bedroom cabin for up to six. Spend some quality time with your loved ones and play ping pong or darts or go on a nostalgic trip through some classic arcade games like Galaga and Pacman in the game room. There is also a playscape for the kids to enjoy. Other than that, the home sports a cozy living room with furniture arranged around the fireplace.

Finally, this home is only 10 minutes away from several restaurants and shopping opportunities.

Midtown cabin w/ fireplace, arcade, & spa bath.
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the game room was perfect for our family as well
the best part was definitely the game room which is where we spent most of our time in
ashley is a gracious and welcoming host
this was my first time using airbnb and the hosts made it such a great experience
full marks the owners are very responsive and helpful
the location is perfect
amazing location walking distance to the heart of town and many restaurants and shops
the location and cabin were amazing
great location and a great experience all around definitely worth it
our stay here was magical - the location was superb
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3. A little pine cabin in a perfect location (from USD 106)

Nestled just on the outskirts of Upper Canyon, this little pine cabin is what you are looking for if you want to have a relaxed and peaceful vacation. Despite its location on the outskirts, the cabin is also close to the downtown area, which is why it is perfect. The cabin itself comes with one bedroom and one bathroom, ideal for couples and solo adventurers. Relax on your private deck that comes with comfortable chairs and listen to the birds singing to entertain you. Other facilities offered include a barbecue grill, two flat screen TVs and a DVD/CD player.

Little Pine Cabin Perfectly Located-Hot Tub & more
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
424 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great amenities and a cozy little cabin
if you're a chef be aware that the kitchen is tiny - but satisfactorily equipped
we had a great stay the king bed is very comfortable
wonderful front porch comfortable king bed easy to use tv's with roku
experiencing a couple of 90+ degree afternoons made the bedroom window a/c unit very desirable
it was very clean
cabin was very clean and homey
this is a very nice clean and cozy cabin
perfect little cabin for our trip clean cozy and thoughtful touches
very nice little place very clean and peaceful i highly recommend
yvette is a great host
yvette is very responsive if you have any questions
yvette is a super host very timely with her responses super nice and understanding
yvette was a friendly host and communication was quickly responded to
yvette is a wonderful host who thought of all the things that would make our stay comfortable
great location walking distance from most everything
cute cabin in a great central location
walking distance to good restaurants
cute little cabin with a great location
wonderful location in a quiet neighborhood
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4. A rustic cabin with cliff views (from USD 141)

Enjoy a perfect getaway with your partner or small family at this rustic cabin that has everything you may need. The best thing about this cabin is it presents the spectacular cliff views that you will always love to enjoy. You will also be surrounded by pines, and the best spot to enjoy the pines and observe the wildlife is from the private deck. As a guest, you are granted access to the equipped kitchen, one bedroom, one bathroom, and a smart TV among others. The closest attractions to the cabin are Grindstone Lake and Moon Mountain.

Knotty Pine Ridge View Cabin Midtown Ruidoso
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
259 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi & tv
the amenities were wonderful and the space was comfortable
the air conditioner was fabulous when it was extra warm even thought it was early fall
mark's place was perfect for the two of us very cozy with all the comforts of home
cozy and cute cabin with gas fireplace and ac if you need it
so clean well decorated and comfy
the cabin was clean
the cabin is very cozy and clean with nice towels and provided toiletries
this place was so nice and clean
this is a great place to stay for a small family - it's clean cozy and beautifully renovated
the host kept in touch and provided wonderful hospitality
mark was a great host
in addition mark and debi were so kind and thoughtful they went above and beyond as hosts
mark and debi are such great host
i loved every bit of it from all the details to the owners' quick response to my questions
great location and close to everything
the location is perfect
great location in the heart of town
perfectly situated within walking distance of restaurants and shops
located near town within walking distance to great shops and restaurants
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5. A comfortable cabin with breakfast (from USD 123)

Have the ultimate nature retreat at this comfortable cabin that can be found in between the woods. There is no rush in the morning as breakfast will be served. You can choose whether to enjoy some oatmeal or delicious Belgian waffles with a cup of coffee or tea. The cabin features one spacious bedroom, which should be perfect for solo travelers or couples. If you want to prepare your own lunch or dinner, feel free to use the kitchenette. You are also granted access to the deck that comes with a seating area and barbecue. Grindstone Lake can be reached within a quick drive and there are restaurants and shops nearby.

Cozy B & B style Cabin!
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
195 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi connection was excellent
having a tv and wifi was a perk when trying to entertain a kid
we also really enjoyed the large tv and high-speed internet
the quiet deck was amazing and the cozy cabin was perfect for the two of us
cozy cabin perfect for a family of 4 or less
cabin is very clean and very cozy
very clean and bed was super comfortable
very clean enjoyed it
it was clean and exactly as described
josh has a nice quite clean space
josh was quick and helpful with his responses if we had any questions
josh was also a great host
cozy place and the host really cares about your experience
josh is a great host and replies immediately
josh was a great host the cabin was perfect
the location is great
the location is perfect
close to downtown but yet in beautiful trees
superb location - very private yet close in proximity to everything ruidoso has to offer
great location close to the main street but still removed
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6. A charming cabin with all kinds of entertainment (from USD 224)

You can have a truly fun and memorable stay in Ruidoso and it all begins at this charming cabin. There will always be something to keep you entertained as the cabin features a games room where you can play pool, foosball and poker. The garage adds more entertainment by featuring a ping pong table and air hockey. What is more, the facilities provided are also superb. You can enjoy a hot tub and a large deck from which you can marvel at the mountain and forest views. How many people can stay at this cabin? There are three bedrooms available, so it can accommodate eight people. When staying here, be sure to visit Gavilan Ridge.

Cowboys, Indians and Outlaws, 3 Bedrooms, Game Room, Sleeps 8
60 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen cabinets are in desperate need to be replaced or refinished
It is a shame that a house with that view and that potential should be neglected so
It was very comfortable relaxing and beautiful
large and comfortable The hot tub was great Beautiful view
The downstairs bathroom in particular needs to be redone
The home was large and spacious and clean
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very happy with the location
Had a great time with our kids and 4 grandsons ages 9 months to 14 years
Great for kids with the game room pool table
play games beautiful roomy deck with hot tub
The view was beautiful & the kids as well as
The grandkids got schooled in pool by Grampy
The house was a great vacation house
Attended the Bed Race Horse Race and Casino
The hot tub was awesome after a full day of skiing Plenty of space for big or multiple families Easy to get to and close to lots of food and fun
The upstairs shower needs to be changed out
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7. A mountain-side cabin (from USD 107)

Feel fresh and energized all day long because you get to breathe the fresh mountain air throughout your stay at this spacious cabin. You can sleep comfortably in the one modern bedroom available and if there are any extra guests with you, they can rest well on the sofa bed in the living area. In addition, you can also enjoy a bathroom and an equipped kitchen as well as a private outdoor deck where you can sit back, feel the serene atmosphere and wonder at the mountain.

Mountain-side Cabin, Close To Town And Skiing. Great Place To Enjoy Ruidoso!
180 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
hot tub was clean and kept at just the right temperature
hot tub itself was not clean but other than that everything was great
great location and great experience
the cabin is as advertised in size but the location is great
lovely cabin well-maintained beautiful location
the neighborhood is quiet and private perfect for wildlife viewing and walking our dogs
all around it was great i got too see some deer up close
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8. A cabin with all modernities

Enjoy a truly pleasant stay at this cabin as it features all the modern facilities you need during your stay. What do you think of a spacious deck with a hot tub where you can soak in for a while and come back feeling rejuvenated? What about a living area where you can curl up on the cozy couch and feel relaxed after a day out in the city? And, if you want to warm yourself up during cooler months, you can simply switch on the fireplace. Furthermore, you can also enjoy the two bedrooms, two bathrooms and an equipped kitchen. Take the time to explore the White Mountain neighborhood in which this cabin is located.

The Breathe Inn, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Hot Tub, Fireplace, Flat Screen TV
23 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. A newly renovated cabin

Feel like home as you stay at this cabin that was recently renovated back in May 2018. Nestled among the tall pines, this cabin provides a peaceful and quiet atmosphere for your ultimate nature escape. No one will disturb you during your stay, except for the birds waking you up in the morning. The cabin features two bedrooms and one bathroom along with a comfortable living area where you can relax watching your favorite TV or read your favorite book. When you come back to the cabin after your adventure in the city, head to the outdoor hot tub right away as the steamy bubble will make you feel refreshed immediately. You can enjoy outdoor activities such as biking and hiking at Lincoln National Forest, the closest attraction to this cabin.

Relax Among the Tall Pines! Hot Tub, Central A/C, WiFi
36 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. A family cabin with contemporary feel

Situated conveniently in the Village of Ruidoso, the cabin has been tastefully furnished with decorations that give you that contemporary feel. Moreover, the cabin is equipped with three bedrooms for six people, two modern bathrooms and a large open living area in which you can sit back and refresh yourself. To enjoy the cool mountain breeze and marvel at the magnificent mountain views, head to the quiet deck. Take a walk around the neighborhood and find yourself in between the magical pines.

Hale (House in Hawaiian) Kalama
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
89 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

11. A lovely cabin with rustic furnishings

For a unique stay experience in the mountains, book this lovely cabin that will wow you with its rustic furnishings and decoration. As soon as you wake up in the morning, go to the spacious deck to enjoy the view of the mountain over a fresh cup of coffee. Jump in the hot tub whenever you feel like relaxing. Switch on the fireplace to keep yourself warm at night. Sleep like a baby in the bedroom that comes with a king-sized bed. Wireless internet can also be accessed for free. And, don’t forget to visit Ruidoso Bowling Center to have some fun.

612 Del Norte Dr.
condo 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

12. A big cabin with mountain charm

There will never be a dull moment when you stay at this big cabin that can accommodate eight people as you will enjoy the mountain charm every single day. Watch the wildlife from the large window inside the cabin as you sip your coffee or tea. Relax in the living area that features a wood burning fireplace and grove cathedral ceilings. A cable TV and wireless internet are all yours. The fully equipped kitchen is at your disposal. And, there are two bedrooms and two bathrooms in total. Major attractions within the proximity include Moon Mountain and Gavilan Ridge.

Pet Friendly! Beautiful, mountain decor. Cozy Home with Central Heat and A/C.
111 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Has everything one would need
had large comfortable beds and a well stocked kitchen
It is private and it feels like home
The kitchen is fully stocked with small appliances and dishes
The house has everything you might need
The place was very clean and well equipped with everything we needed
It is very clean and updated with very nice appliances and bathrooms
The pictures on VRBO are very accurate
Very clean plenty of room close to everything
Was very welcoming and full of fun energy
Really amazing how they have thought about their guests
We are so glad to find such a great home to stay in during vacations
The owners are great always available to answer questions
cabin was impecable and hosts were very friendly and helpful
Lovely cabin and beautiful deck
The place and locations are great
It is in a quiet area
The patio furniture was in good shape
We visited White Sands national park Apache ski hill for a great zip line experience and hiked around Grindstone lake
Clean house and close to the to town center
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Escape and go back to nature

Have you ever wanted to escape from your daily routine? You need to reconnect with nature and there is no place better than Ruidoso if you wish for the ultimate retreat in nature. Plan your weekend ahead and make a trip to Ruidoso. Enjoy nature at its best.

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