Where to stay around Ruidoso?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 912 holiday lettings near Ruidoso. From 527 cabins to 206 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ruidoso for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Funtrackers: 918 holiday lettings
  • Grindstone Lake: 911 holiday lettings
  • Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts: 917 holiday lettings
  • Cree Meadows Public Golf Course: 918 holiday lettings
  • Ruidoso Winter Park: 909 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ruidoso 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 Ruidoso?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 527 cabins in Ruidoso. Our other popular types of Ruidoso holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 206 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 124 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ruidoso?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 112 holiday homes with pool available in Ruidoso. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Ruidoso, USA your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a beautiful and fascinating place to stay in the southern half of the United States should try Ruidoso in New Mexico. Visitors will find this is a delightful place with many interesting things to do and see. There are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, condos, cabins and campgrounds.

    Things to do on holiday to Ruidoso, USA

    Ruidoso offers year round activities including excellent skiing and snowboarding conditions in the winter. This is a beautiful area and a good way to explore it in the winter is by sleigh and carriage rides. There are also many trails for hiking as well as cycling and horse riding. Several golf courses can be found in the Ruidoso area including 18-holes at the Links at Sierra Blanca and the Cree Meadows Country Club. There is even a disc-golf course located here too. Amongst the other recreational activities popular here are tennis, mountain biking, climbing and fishing. Ruidoso has some excellent bars and restaurants with Mexican and American food the main offering here. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food, drinks and other provisions from one of the local stores.

    Places to visit on holiday to Ruidoso, USA

    This area of New Mexico has many interesting places to visit including museums and places of historic value. These include places such as the Ruidoso River Museum, The Hubbard Museum of the American West and F.T Stanton Museum and Visitor’s Center. A great place to take the kids is the Smokey Bear Historical Park Museum in Capitan, which is about half an hour away. Another excellent place to visit is Hondo Iris Farm and Gallery, which is about 24 miles from Ruidoso and features beautiful gardens as well paintings and sculptures. A little further north of Ruidoso is Carrizozo, where amongst the attractions is the Heritage Museum.

    Weather in Ruidoso, USA

    The hottest month of the year is July with an average high temperature of 86 degrees Fahrenheit. January and December are the coolest months with average highs of 44 degrees Fahrenheit and lows of just 15 degrees. The wettest month of the year is also July with an average 2.25 inches of rainfall, while February is the driest with just half an inch of rain on average.

    Travel to Ruidoso, USA

    El Paso International Airport (ELP) is approximately 135 miles from Ruidoso. Flights arrive here from numerous U.S cities including Atlanta (ATL), Chicago (ORD), Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), Las Vegas (LAS), Los Angeles (LAX) and Phoenix (PHX). Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty have car rental counters in the baggage claim area of El Paso airport. Visitors from overseas can fly to Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and get a connecting flight to El Paso. Flights to Dallas arrive from many cities including Amsterdam (AMS), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ).

    Sightseeing in and around Ruidoso

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

    • Cree Medows Public Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • The Links at Sierra Blanca (1.9 mi / 3 km)

    Seasonal weather in Ruidoso

    Travellers enjoy Ruidoso for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, April, February or December, when snowfall averages 6.35 inches and temperatures average -5°F.