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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I've stayed in Red River 15+ times. I have come to expect lodge rooms or cabins that are clean but not lovely. Comfortable and basic. The Ponderosa was not comfortable, and we had MANY problems. I stayed for a family reunion so our experience included: 1- We were given keys to an occupied room (!!) and then they didn't have...

4Thank Anne R
Guymon, Oklahoma
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The motel is old and needs renovation. The room was clean and the beds were OK, not the best but not the worst I have had and not worth the rate they charge. They allow pets but charge extra and also require a $25.00 deposit. The girl checking me in said I would get my deposit back when I checked...

6Thank jollytraveler2016
Uvalde, Texas
Reviewed 4 March 2015

This wonderful hotel/lodge was the perfect choice for our honeymoon getaway! They offer a variety of room sizes, but we chose a one bedroom with kitchen, living area, and bathroom. The best part was the fireplace! The lodge provides free firewood, so we could have a fire going 24/7. The lodge is located in the heart of Red River. We...

Thank Susan D
Edgewood, New Mexico
Reviewed 27 March 2014

We enjoyed our weekend at the lodge. Very convenient location in the middle of town. Staff was friendly, rooms are older but nicely decorated & cute - roomy enough for 2 people, bed was comfortable, had everything we needed in the room. We were there for my birthday which was during the holidays. We booked at the last minute and...

Thank Ariat4522
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 31 December 2013

The staff at Ponderosa Lodge helped us pull off a fabulous 80th birthday surprise party for 20 people and three dogs. The beds were comfortable with cozy quilts. Rustic stone fireplaces and alpine furnishings were a nice touch. Great value for our large group. Excellent restaurants and shopping within walking distance. Gorgeous views of the mountains. Closer to a camping...

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We've stayed at the Ponderosa the last two years but plan on staying somewhere else next year. The staff at this place is great! The hotel is just outdated and our family felt cramped in the small living area. We like to come in from skiing, cook dinner together, enjoy a fire, and play games. With 7 of us piling...

2Thank TexasTravelGirl48
Reviewed 16 October 2013

We stayed here for a couple nights to enjoy Oktoberfest. The last time I stayed at the Ponderosa was over 20 years ago and I have to say - It's EXACTLY like I remember. As in, they seriously need to update the place. The only "update" I noticed was the new flat screen TV and DirecTV. Super glad to have...

1Thank Kristen W
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This two story motel (Lodge) is located right in the center of town, so it's a short walk to just about everthing the town of Red River has to offer. We have stayed at Ponderosa Lodge four different times now and have never had any complaints before as the rooms are always very clean and the location is wonderful. We...

1Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 5 August 2013 via mobile

We stayed here on our most recent visit to Red River, and was pleasantly surprised. The rooms where very clean and homey. They were not extremly modern, but we also didnt want that on a mountain vacation either. Overall we liked the lodge and would stay here again!

1Thank Dustin C
Reviewed 19 July 2013

We stay here everytime we go to Red River so I wanted to update you from the last time we were here.First off some people will be turned off by the wood paneling on all the walls and the general 70's decor.They are starting to upgrade the rooms with new mattresses and new flat screen TVs.We had a room with...

1Thank Badmortarforker

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  • Kitchenette
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Ponderosa Lodge

Address: 200 W Main St, Red River, NM 87558
Region: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Red River
Price Range: $93 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
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“Rooms away from the street are darker at night; best for sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles boxen2016, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check your credit card bill”
 of 5 bubbles leroys73, 11 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We were right in the middle of the lodge on the bottom floor. Could hear a lot of noise from people walking up the stairs and the wood decking on the 2nd floor. Sounded like everyone was wearing high heels lol!”
 of 5 bubbles Ariat4522, 26 Mar 2014 | Read review
“For large groups (20+), book the Lodge Suite + B, a pet-friendly A/B corner room and two B rooms on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 434erinm, 30 Dec 2013 | Read review
“All of the rooms face the parking lot. This is not a big property, so there isn't a ton of traffic. The lower level rooms are safe although the second floor may be a bit more quiet in my opinion.”
 of 5 bubbles 588KimberlyM, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
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