Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Eagle Nest

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Eagle Nest. This scenic city is known for its skiing, hiking and fishing. Taos Ski Valley and Taos Pueblo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Eagle Nest

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Eagle Nest has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Taos Ski Valley (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Red River Ski Area (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • El Valle Escondido Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Eagle Nest

Travellers enjoy Eagle Nest for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, April, February or March, when snowfall averages 19.23 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Eagle Nest

Travellers enjoy Eagle Nest for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Eagle Nest. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eagle Nest Lake State Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Cimarron Canyon State Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Williams Lake (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Wheeler Peak Wilderness Area (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Kit Carson Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)

Where to stay around Eagle Nest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 901 holiday lettings near Eagle Nest. From 105 Cabins to 280 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Eagle Nest is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eagle Nest?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eagle Nest. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eagle Nest Lake State Park: 1,043 holiday lettings
  • Enchanted Circle Gateway Museum: 976 holiday lettings
  • Williams Lake: 1,277 holiday lettings
  • Bent Gallery and Museum: 1,051 holiday lettings
  • Millicent Rogers Museum: 1,062 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eagle Nest listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Eagle Nest?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 105 Cabins in Eagle Nest. Our other popular types of Eagle Nest holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 280 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 105 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 19 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Eagle Nest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 125 holiday homes with pool available in Eagle Nest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.