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Ponderosa Cabins

58 reviews
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“the river”(8 reviews)
“get away”(5 reviews)
“wooded area”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The staff was very accommodating and friendly. They really made our stay very easy and stress free. The Wi-Fi was better than most of the places we've stayed. You definitely feel welcome and at home staying here. The bedrooms had plenty of space and the...More

1  Thank Mlujan56
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We planned a last minute getaway right after Christmas. We lucked out and found availability at the Ponderosa Cabins. It was great. The owner was very nice and made sure we had everything we needed. The cabin was clean and had everything we needed. They...More

1  Thank rnwarner1
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Wonderful place to stay with family. Large family room with fire place. Very quiet and cozy. Close to the shops and river. Had a group of 9 and we all fit just fine. Staff was very helpful. Cabins were clean and warm.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 27 September 2016

If you're looking for super-fancy, keep looking. If you're satisfied with clean, comfy, competitive prices and a quiet place in the midst of busy Ruidoso, look no further. My husband and I stayed in one of the smaller cabins and found it perfectly adequate for...More

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We first came to the Ponderosa cabins in the early 1970s....and we keep coming back. While these rustic cabins are located in town, you would never know it because they are in a wooded area near the river and are so quiet. The cabins have...More

Thank junglejudi
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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