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High Country Lodge

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Indoor pool
2 bedrooms, individually furnished, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
Flat-screen TV, fireplace

Overview of High Country Lodge

Entire cabin

High Country Lodge

2.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest stays
859 State Highway 48 North, Alto, NM, 88312

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Links at Sierra Blanca5 min drive
  • Popular LocationCree Medows Public Golf Course8 min drive
  • AirportRuidoso, NM (RUI-Sierra Blanca Regional)13 min drive
  • Popular LocationRuidoso Winter Park16 min drive

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Standard Cabin, 2 Queen Beds

4/5 guest room rating
  • 475 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Queen Beds

Deluxe Cabin, 2 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • 475 sq ft
  • Studio
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Alto

Located in Alto, High Country Lodge is in a rural area. Travelers looking for local activities can try The Links at Sierra Blanca and Ski Apache, while those looking to experience a bit of culture can stop by Hubbard Museum of the American West. Check out an event or a game at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack, and consider making time for Pillow's Funtrackers, a top attraction not to be missed. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing and snowboarding, and don't miss out on the snow tubing and snowmobiling.

What's nearby

  • The Links at Sierra Blanca - 5 min drive
  • Cree Medows Public Golf Course - 8 min drive
  • Grindstone Lake - 9 min drive
  • Pillow's Funtrackers - 13 min drive
  • Ruidoso Winter Park - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • El Paso International Airport (ELP) - 170 min drive

Restaurants

  • Zocca Coffee — 4 min drive
  • Anaheim Jack's — 4 min drive
  • Log Cabin — 5 min drive
  • Michael J's — 7 min drive
  • Casa Blanca — 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

High Country Lodge

Cabin in Alto with indoor pool and outdoor tennis court
Along with an indoor pool, this smoke-free cabin has an outdoor tennis court and a meeting room. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, an arcade/game room, and express check-out are onsite. All cabins are individually furnished and offer furnished balconies or patios and ceiling fans. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include kitchens with refrigerators and ovens.
High Country Lodge offers 32 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. These individually furnished accommodations have separate living rooms. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Recreational amenities at the cabin include an outdoor tennis court and an indoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Ski

  • Snow tubing, cross-country skiing, and snowboarding nearby

Pool/Spa

  • Indoor pool

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Family friendly

  • Playground

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker

Bedrooms

  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Living room
  • Dining room

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV with cable service
  • Arcade/game room
  • TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished balcony/patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue grill
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 1 meeting room

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • USD 30 per pet per night
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Multilingual staff
  • Reception hall
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Banquet hall

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Basketball on site
  • Sledding nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 32 rooms
  • Individually furnished

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: 20 percent of room rate
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per pet, per night
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out fee: 20 percent of room rate (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

Property is also known as

High Country Lodge
High Country Lodge Alto
High Country Lodge Inn
High Country Lodge Inn Alto
High Country Alto
High Country Lodge Alto
High Country Lodge Cabin
High Country Lodge Cabin Alto

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 59 out of 128 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 46 out of 128 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 128 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 128 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 128 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything guest service was amazing checked to c how we were and when asked question the management on site did all she could to get us information will differently go back
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness
The hostess is very good. The weather was extremely warm when we were there and so the air conditioning was not enough to keep our room cool.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
My stay at this property was amazing. Staff was friendly, and the place was so clean and comfortable. I will be recommending to all my travel clients.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Location was great!! You have the Alto lake in front of the property
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with group, Traveled with family
Disliked: Room comfort
A once in a life time stay
Great but beds were a little off
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021