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15 Best Secluded Cabins In Ruidoso, New Mexico - Updated 2020

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Nestled in the Sierra Blanca mountain range, Ruidoso is a beautiful village in New Mexico. Surrounded by lush green nature and blessed with the fresh mountain air, this small village has a number of amazing spots that offer plenty of things to do and attract local and international tourists throughout the year. Some of these sites include the Grindstone Lake, home to a number of recreational spots, Ruidoso Winter Park that has snow tubing and zip line activities, Smokey Bear Ranger District, an outdoor recreational and camping site, and the Pillow’s Funtrackers amusement park that has go-karts and a mini-golf course. After a day of exploring these attractions, you might want to step back and have a restful stay at a lovely accommodation. If you are planning to visit Ruidoso and you are looking for great vacation rentals, here are the best secluded cabins in Ruidoso, New Mexico.

1. Cozy lodge in the mountain (from USD 75)

Make a great escape from your crazy, busy city life and insane work pressures and find your way in this relaxing and cool cabin nesting in the mountains. Each morning you get to wake up to the fresh morning mountain air and enjoy the spectacular views while having breakfast. Equipped with a fully stocked modern kitchen, guests can enjoy preparing their favorite meals and enjoy it at the spacious balcony or in the comforts of the dining room. Cozy up near the fireplace as you enjoy each other’s company. Warm up while sipping a late night glass of wine.

Pet Friendly! Beautiful, mountain decor. Cozy Home with Central Heat and A/C.
111 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 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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2. Beautiful cabin for four (from USD 109)

With the capacity of comfortably hosting a maximum of four guests, this beautiful Ruidoso cabin in the mountains makes the perfect location to enjoy your vacation. Relish in the breathtaking views from the comfort of the balcony. Enjoy a good time having a barbecue with the available facilities or go for a warm dip in the outdoor Jacuzzi featuring picturesque views that will always take your breath away. There is a private outdoor dining area that is comfortably furnished, making it a great spot to enjoy your meals prepared in the fully equipped kitchen stocked with the necessary cooking appliances.

Mountain-side Cabin, Close To Town And Skiing. Great Place To Enjoy Ruidoso!
135 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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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3. Peaceful mountain home

If you are looking for the perfect accommodation where you can enjoy your vacation and which you can call your home away from home, then take a look at this amazing cabin perched in a quiet and serene location by the mountain. This beautiful property comes with a fully furnished living room with glass sliding doors which, when opened, gives way to the fully furnished and spacious patio that offers captivating views. A cable television set has been perfectly mounted and internet connection is provided to make sure your indoor experience will be full of entertaining things to do.

Cowhide Creek Cabin with WiFi and A/C
71 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The inside of the cabin was welcoming and cozy
The beds are very comfortable
The deck is the perfect place for a morning quiet time with God or a quiet evening of relaxation
The kitchen had everything we needed as well
The cabin is very nice and has everything you need
The cabin is nicely decorated and had everything and more for our stay
The whole place was very well kept and very clean and updated
nice location owner very helpful with satellite tv issues Clean with nice comforts and amenities
We also enjoyed the elk hummingbirds chipmunks and various birds we saw during our stay
There are so many wonderful things to say about this property
fox and chipmunks all around the cabin
I am passionate about creativity and art
This location is quiet and peaceful
We also liked the location
We played cards and games on the patio every evening during happy hour
We enjoyed watching the deer that pass through
We loved the location Our boys loved watching the deer hummingbirds and turkey at the cabin
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4. Cabin with captivating views (from USD 185)

secluded cabins in ruidoso nm | cabin with captivating views
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Enjoy your stay in this magnificent Ruidoso cabin rental surrounded by tall pine trees. Each morning you get to wake up to birds singing and a captivating mountain view from the deck. This beautiful cabin has the capacity of hosting up to eight vacationers sleeping comfortably in the three bedrooms that are available. Although this cabin is perfectly isolated giving you the privacy you yearn for, it is also close to the ski area and downtown, making it easy for guests to visit the local restaurants and pubs.

Nice Cabin in the Tall Pines - Wrap Around Deck
Ruidoso, NM, US
61 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the AC worked great
We enjoyed our stay by grilling eating and relaxing in the deck
The listing description was accurate for the location
Wifi was fast and plenty of channels on the satellite tv
Our cabin was a little rustic but was well equipped and everything worked perfectly
The cabin was really clean and well adorned
We loved the location the cabin is very clean and nicely decorated
The property was very clean taken care of
The cabin was so clean
He was so very helpful and friendly
The owner was great to work with
We had a welcoming committee greet us at the door
we saw many deer an Elk with massive antlers and
He called and gave us all kinds of ideas of things to do
Quiet area full of wildlife and easy to get around
Loved the locations and hospitality and everything is just minutes away
The neighborhood was quiet safe and lots of deer in the morning
Grocery store is located about 5 minutes from the cabin Great location to everything we wanted to do
it was the perfect location to ski Apache
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5. Luxurious and comfy house (from USD 199)

This luxurious and comfy cabin for rent in Ruidoso offers guests the perfect space to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the mountainside. The elegantly furnished living room has more than enough lighting thanks to the large glass sliding doors opening up to the deck. The spacious deck offers the perfect spot for guests to enjoy the breathtaking sunset as you relax sitting on the cozy outdoor furniture. The modern kitchen has all the necessary cooking appliances and a refrigerator, a coffeemaker, and a microwave are also available. If you are looking for an interesting evening, you can feel free to make use of the barbecue facilities as you enjoy the view.

Mountainview Escape -Awesome View, Gameroom, WiFi, A/C, close to Ski Run Rd.
Ruidoso, NM, US
69 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
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The cabin was excellent with a wonderfull view
We loved all the space large kitchen and bedrooms
the cabin was stocked with everything you could need and was very nice
The game room was so much fun
the view of the mountains and
The cabin was extremely clean
we didn't "want" for anything
The kitchen bathrooms and laundry were
We found everything clean well stocked and very easy to enjoy
The owners are very nice and quick to respond with any questions you may have
We absolutely loved this cabin fantastic views and all around great experience Owners were great as well
We appreciated the orange juice and coffee waiting for us
Annette was great with any questions I had
It is beautifully furnished spotlessly clean with excellent wifi service
The location is perfect and close to everything but yet nestled in the woods for the best vacation experience
The cabin was perfect in every way
the location were all great
The view of Sierra Blanca is breathtaking and the deer make charming companions at breakfast and dinner time
The stairs up to the house were about to kill us but overall it was a great house
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6. Family retreat cabin (from USD 425)

Book this amazing cabin and spend some quality time with your family or friends. This spacious five-bedroom cabin can easily accommodate a maximum of 20 guests and features four bathrooms. Enjoy captivating Lincoln Mountain views as you take a warm, relaxing dip in the Jacuzzi located on the spacious deck. For your indoor entertainment, the living room is equipped with a large television set and internet connection is also available. The spacious game room is also another place you can spend your time as it is equipped with an air hockey table and a pool table for guests to enjoy.

Huge Immaculately Maintained Home Close to Town But Right Next to Lincoln Forest
Ruidoso, NM, US
85 reviews
cabin 20 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of dishes towels
Enough room for our large group Plenty of beds and hot water
watching the deer from the game room and relaxing in the hot tub
Very relaxing and cozy place
The kids enjoyed the game room and board games that were available
The place is huge clean and beautiful inside and out
and she said she would contact the spa service
was a great bonding experience
We are already planning the next getaway
The owners were so helpful with suggestions and information for us first timers
A huge thanks to Marie who I bugged all weekend for help and fire wood
But that is the nature of the land in this area
The Odessa Knight's of Columbus Council 8773 thank you very much
but we learned to not over buy
but it was a power outage we really enjoyed ourselves and will return in the near future
We had a 3 families for a total of 12 people occupy the space
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7. Quiet retreat in the woods (from USD 122)

secluded cabins in ruidoso nm | quiet retreat in the woods
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Enjoy a relaxing and quiet mountain retreat in this beautiful rental in Ruidoso, which is nestled in the perfect location in the woods. Located away from the congested and noisy city, this beautiful cabin can host not more than four guests. The open-plan kitchen is fully equipped with modern cooking appliances, a refrigerator, microwave, and a coffeemaker. The deck is spacious enough, accommodating cozy outdoor furniture where guests can enjoy their meals outside and also take advantage of the barbecue facilities. If you are looking for some outdoor activities to do then you can take a short visit to the Lincoln Natural Forest or the Ski Apache that are not far from this home.

'Alpine Air Cabin' In Ruidoso w/Amazing Mtn Views!
Ruidoso, NM, US
51 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
outstanding views off the deck
We had a little problem with the TV in the bedroom
Everything worked All in all very comfortable
Plenty of room for my wife
the view was probably the best part
and we look forward to returning soon
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental
The hot tub had only two jets working and was very loud as motor was going out
tubing at winter park and even fed deer from our hands Great timeThanks for having us
Except hot tub wasn't working
I was very happy with the location
I was very happy with the location
Cozy cabin in a great location
The location was great very convenient for shopping and restaurants
The whole neighborhood is peaceful and quiet
Very nice location on top of ridge line close to Ruidoso
Location was convenient for activities and proximity to town
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8. Tranquil mountain-view cabin (from USD 189)

Delight in the peace and tranquility of this private cabin featuring amazing mountain views. This spacious home features a fully equipped kitchen stocked with modern cooking appliances. There is a cozy fireplace to warm you up during cold nights. A large television set perfectly mounted above the fireplace and internet connection are also available, making sure all guests are enjoying their time indoors. This cabin is handicap-accessible and also features a hot tub where guests can sit, relax, and enjoy a warm dip as they unwind and end their day in style.

PETS WELCOME!! Amazing Cabin perched on a hill with great mountain view
90 reviews
cabin 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen is stocked with any appliance you would need to cook and entertain
the house is perfect with lots of room
very clean and well maintained
very clean scenery is breath taking
knotty and nice cabin was clean comfortable and well appointed
very clean and everything was user friendly
this home is spotless and is beautifully decorated
lovely home and ron and netta were attentive warm hosts
neighborhood is great for walks with hills and great vistas
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9. Private accommodation with great amenities

When you are not enjoying your meals in the outdoor dining area on the deck, you will be preparing your barbecue and sipping a bottle of beer in this great accommodation option. This amazing three-bedroom cabin in the mountain can comfortably host a maximum of eight guests. Not only does this beautiful house have a fully equipped kitchen, but it also features an outdoor Jacuzzi which is great for relaxing through a warm relaxing dip. This cabin is conveniently located near local shops, restaurants, and pubs making it the ideal place to enjoy a private and relaxing vacation.

Mountain Cabin Centrally Located , Hot Tub, Refrigerated Air, large redwood deck
202 Hidalgo St
60 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

10. Romantic getaway spot

The first thing that you will fall in love with about this house is the sheer space and the amazing views you get both from the spacious deck and the living room that has large windows. The outdoor Jacuzzi on the other deck also offers the perfect evening relaxation spot with stunning mountain views. This lavish cabin has a modern kitchen fully equipped with modern cooking appliances for meal preparation. This two-bedroom home can accommodate a maximum of four guests making it the ideal spot for two couples to enjoy a romantic cabin getaway.

2 Spirit Lodge, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Hot Tub, Pool Table, BluRay, WiFi
43 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

11. Mountaintop cabin with a game room (from USD 390)

Make your summer holidays anything but boring when you book this huge mountaintop cabin. With all the amenities packed in this 2,593-square feet (240.89-square meter) home, you won’t even want to venture outside just so you can make the most of your stay. Your kids will love the game room, which has two pool tables and two arcades. Forget about fighting over the remote - there are a total of five flat-screen TVs in this cabin. If you’re not glued to the screen, head out to the deck to enjoy a dip in the hot tub while taking in sweeping valley views.

Mountaintop Paradise w/ Hot Tub, Game Room & Views
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
6 reviews
Entire cabin 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is beautiful and game room made it easy for us to not want to go anywhere
the cleanliness and updated features made it easy to feel right at home
host replied quickly when i had any questions :) 5 stars
great location and awesome views
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12. Charming red cabin ideal for small families (from USD 110)

Nestled in Cedar Creek, this red cabin has two bedrooms and one bathroom, making it the ideal option for small families. The main living area follows an open floor plan with rustic furniture and an indoor fireplace. The kitchen is fully equipped so you can whip up meals with ease. The highlight of this cabin rental is definitely the commodious wraparound porch, which is furnished with plenty of seats and a table for al fresco dining. A picnic table sits on one end of the deck, which offers an open view of the area.

Secluded Retreat in Cedar Creek
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
4 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the cabin is comfortable clean and inviting
everything is very clean and in it's place
melanie the host was attentive and friendly i will be using this cabin again
close to great hiking and biking trails too
enjoyed our stay very much loved the location of the cabin and all the wild life
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13. Five-star cabin retreat with a hot tub (from USD 195)

Mark that long weekend on your calendar and invite your special someone to a romantic cabin retreat. Previous guests have thoroughly enjoyed their stay at this cabin, so you can definitely expect a five-star experience yourself. There’s one bedroom with a queen-size bed and one bathroom. This property sits cliffside, so you won’t be robbed of gorgeous views during your visit to Ruidoso. The bottom deck has a hot tub while the upper deck has a barbeque grill, and both provide splendid views of the valley and the mountains in the distance.

Ruidoso Alpine Village Cabin -View, Hot Tub & More
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
96 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great hot tub great sunrise views from the balcony amazing mattress and adjustable bed base
highly recommend staying to enjoy the view and the cozy atmosphere
super clean everything you could need
cabin was extremely clean and smelled amazing
cabin was clean and well maintained
the space was super clean and smelled wonderful
cozy and very clean cabin
james is a great host who is very accommodating
the host was wonderful thank you
our host was very quick to respond to our reservation and made things quick and easy
james was very accommodating and extremely nice
would stay here again host was awesome
the location is perfect
this cabin is in a great location close to skiing and close to town
we definitely recommend this location for your stay in ruidoso excellent trip
beautiful location and beautiful cabin enjoyed everything
best place to stay in ruidoso excellent location and extras available
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14. 6-bedroom cabin for up to 16 guests (from USD 333)

Enjoy a cabin vacation a la ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ and book this six-bedroom property for your whole family. If, like the Baker family, you need enough room for up to 16 people then this is the Airbnb for you. Gather around the fireplace in the spacious living room or head down to the media room to binge-watch some movies. Two bedrooms have queen-size beds, one bedroom has a bunk bed and a floor mattress, another has a king-size bed and a sofa, and the last room also has a queen-size bed and an additional couch. With all these sleeping accommodations plus three bathrooms, this is perfect for a large group.

Amazing cabin, close to downtown yet secluded.
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
70 reviews
Entire cabin 10 Beds 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge tv and fast internet for streaming movies
however the facility is comfortable with a great view
plenty of room for my dad and all my siblings and their families (8 adults and 7 kids)
we had a beautiful view of the snow falling on the mountain sunday morning as we ate breakfast
the kids enjoyed the movie room the most while the adults enjoyed the amazing view from each floor
it’s very clean and organized
very clean equipped with everything we needed
the cabin is beautiful clean comfortable and large but cozy
it was extremely clean and perfect for a group over a weekend
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed
gaby is an excellent host and amazing cabin does justify the name 100%
gaby was a wonderful host and the house was great for our stay
beautiful and spacious home at a great location the host provided great amenities not found in other places
great host and close by downtown ruidoso
very comfortable and the hostess very helpful
great location close to town but also quiet
great location close to everything in town but still secluded
very cute cabin for a large group great location
the location is super close to town and we even walked to grindstone lake for a little hike
the neighborhood is very nice and quiet
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15. Clean and cozy log cabin near Grindstone Lake (from USD 173)

Whether you’re eager to go swimming in the lake in the summer or hitting the slopes during winter, this log cabin in Ruidoso is an excellent choice since it’s located close to Grindstone Lake and Ski Apache. Plus, central heat and air conditioning make it perfectly habitable no matter the season. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Other amenities include free parking on the premises and a laptop-friendly workspace.

Ruidoso Red Cabin
Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
67 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the climate in the cabin was very well controlled so my family felt very comfortable and cozy
it was clean cozy and full of charm
very clean and spacious for my family of 4
it was spacious clean and very comfortable
we thoroughly enjoyed this cabin clean cozy beautiful
the cabin is spacious and clean and exactly as described
the host responded quickly to any questions and offered dining recommendations that turned out to be excellent
the red cabin is amazing and the host is great to communicate with
super central to everything in town
great big cabin good location near restaurants and town area
the neighborhood is great for morning walks and it is a close distance to downtown shops and eats
really close to the shops but still feels like you’re in the mountains
john's cabin was the perfect place for a weekend getaway with close friends
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Perfect cabin getaways await in Ruidoso

Stop your search for that perfect cabin for you to enjoy your vacation - the work has been done for you with this list of best secluded cabins in Ruidoso, New Mexico. These cabins are designed to not only give you comfort, but also provide you with the best relaxed vacation away from any destruction and disturbance.

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