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Redman - Two Bedroom House
3.5 out of 5
106 NORTH LANE, Ruidoso Downs, NM
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0.54 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Comforting Stay

"The place was very clean and well-maintained. It made you feel welcome. It was fully loaded and provided all necessities needed when away from your own home. The area was very private and quiet."…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

Redman - Two Bedroom House
Unique Property Sleeps 15-17 Next To River and Minutes From Everything
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0.73 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (142 reviews)
Getting Some New Air During a Pandemic!

"Our stay here was great! The home had everything we needed. We were 4 families and we were all so comfortable and sleeping arrangements were perfect. The deck was the perfect spot for our daily and nightly meals! With so much room for everyone to gather. The sound of the creek during the early morning ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Unique Property Sleeps 15-17 Next To River and Minutes From Everything
Mockingbird Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
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1.96 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great location

"We wanted a place close to the racetrack and we couldn’t have chose a better location."…"

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

Mockingbird Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
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Casa Archuleta A peaceful southwest retreat
Ruidoso Downs 3bed/3 Bath Condo, pet Friendly, Pool Casino/horse Track Next Door
Very Nice Clean Single Level Cabin, 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath
Sitzmark Chalet Inn
2.5 out of 5
627 Sudderth Dr, Ruidoso, NM
The price is $52 per night
3.5 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (453 reviews)

"Ambience is adorable with Swiss chalet decor, accent lights, pine trees, and updated rooms. Clean, comfortable beds, spacious bathrooms. Love the historical photos if Ruidoso and all the ski decor too. Yes, your home away from home and Managers and Front Staff are so kind and really know the area. ..."…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Sitzmark Chalet Inn
Whispering Pine Vacation Rentals
3 out of 5
422 Main Road, Ruidoso, NM
The price is $149 per night
6.05 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (13 reviews)

"Great stay. Comply relaxing. Can't wait to go back"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

Whispering Pine Vacation Rentals
High Country Lodge
2.5 out of 5
859 State Highway 48 North, Alto, NM
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The price is $109 per night
6.88 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (101 reviews)

"Despite all the panic and issues currently there was no off limit problems"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

High Country Lodge
Bestway Inn
2 out of 5
26154 US Hwy 70 E, Ruidoso Downs, NM
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The price is $50 per night
1.85 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (108 reviews)

"No comment everything was good , areas was nice to bad it was all closed because of the covid 19...we definitely will come back.."…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Bestway Inn
Best Western Pine Springs Inn
2.5 out of 5
111 Pine Springs Drive, Ruidoso Downs, NM
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The price is $56 per night
1.11 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (994 reviews)

"it is located within a forested area and the views are really nice"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Best Western Pine Springs Inn
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
2.5 out of 5
26147 US Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM
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The price is $54 per night
1.91 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (710 reviews)

"very nice and modern. friendly staff. our stay was very comfortable."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
Wild Horses Condominium - Near Ruidoso Downs Race Track, Mountains & Shopping
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great Place Near Ruidoso Downs Racetrack

"We had never been to Ruidoso, so this was just a long weekend to see the place. Most museums, parks, etc. were closed because of the shut down, but nearly all restaurants had delivery or pickup service. Property was perfect for our stay, very clean, roomy and had everything we needed for the days ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Wild Horses Condominium - Near Ruidoso Downs Race Track, Mountains & Shopping
Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
2 out of 5
26150 Hwy 70 W, Ruidoso Downs, NM
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The price is $50 per night
1.89 mi from city center
3.4/5 (681 reviews)
Valentine family weekend

"It’s was perfect"…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
Motel 6 Ruidoso
2 out of 5
412 Highway 70, Ruidoso, NM
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The price is $31 per night
2.79 mi from city center
2.6/5 (738 reviews)

"Great, friendly and helpful employees. Went out of their way to make my experience a great one"…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Motel 6 Ruidoso
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Visiting Ruidoso Downs

Visitors to Ruidoso Downs are sure to enjoy the casinos, mountain views, and ski areas. Welcoming and scenic, this city attracts tourists with its shopping and entertainment choices.

  • You'll find 625 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Ruidoso
  • The closest major airport is in Ruidoso, NM (RUI-Sierra Blanca Regional), 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Alamogordo, NM (ALM-White Sands Regional), 41.3 mi (66.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Ruidoso Downs

A couple of favorite places to visit are Hubbard Museum of the American West and Ruidoso Downs Racetrack. In the area, you'll also find Cree Medows Public Golf Course and The Links at Sierra Blanca.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 13 hotels and other lodging accommodations to pick from in Ruidoso Downs. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Best Western Pine Springs Inn - Our customers like the pool and central location at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Bestway Inn - This 2-star hotel features ski slopes, a casino, and free breakfast. Expedia customers like its breakfast and overall value.

Dressing for Ruidoso Downs

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 61°F and the nighttime average to be 21°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 83°F during the day and 30°F at night
  • July through September averages 82°F during the day and 41°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 71°F during the day and 21°F at night
  • Ruidoso Downs gets about 21.85 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually June and July with an average temperature of 80°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 22°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Ruidoso Downs?
Hampton Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. Traveler reviews also recommend La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Best Western Pine Springs Inn as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ruidoso Downs, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals in Ruidoso Downs.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Ruidoso Downs?
For more details about updating your trip to Ruidoso Downs or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Ruidoso Downs?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Another top choice for your stay on the cheap is Best Western Pine Springs Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Ruidoso Downs?
Best Western Pine Springs Inn is a hotel with an outdoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your family trip include Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs. Attractions in the area like Pillow’s Funtrackers and Hondo Iris Farm and Gallery are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Ruidoso Downs?
Best Western Pine Springs Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and laundry facilities for its human guests. Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs is another option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best place to stay near Billy The Kid Casino?
Best Western Pine Springs Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. You’ll find it 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from Billy The Kid Casino. Other good choices around the area include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Ruidoso Mountain Inn.
What about the best place to stay close to Ruidoso Downs Racetrack?
One of the top choices for your stay is Best Western Pine Springs Inn, located a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Ruidoso Downs Racetrack, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs are other good choices nearby.
What's the best hotel to visit the local casinos in Ruidoso Downs?
Bestway Inn is a top hotel featuring a casino and ski area access. Other good options to try your luck include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Best Western Pine Springs Inn.
What's the best place to stay for a winter vacation in Ruidoso Downs?
Based on our travel data, Best Western Pine Springs Inn is a top hotel for hitting the ski slopes, and features free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Other good choices to stay near skiing include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs. Those looking to ski or snowboard can spend their days at Ski Apache.
What are some accommodations with pools in Ruidoso Downs?
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Best Western Pine Springs Inn is one more option with an onsite pool.
What is the best spa hotel in Ruidoso Downs?
Best Western Pine Springs Inn is a highly recommended spa hotel with an outdoor pool. Kick back and relax in the spa tub. Other popular spa hotels in Ruidoso Downs include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs and Days Inn by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs.

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