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Story Book Cabins

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McKinney, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed several times at Storybook Cabins usually in the "Little Bear" cabin. We have always enjoyed our time at Storybook. The Upper Canyon location is very nice, quite and peaceful which is what we are looking for. The cabin is great - love the deck - like watching the deer come by. Excellent staff - always helpful. We... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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480 reviews
62 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I would not recommend Cabin #14. We stay in Cabin #14 Sunday thru Tuesday night. Pictures from website were true to actual interior of cabin, but not the private back deck, which is NOT private. We found the king bed comfortable, more than ample bath towels, great wi-fi, comfortable leather couch and over stuffed chair with ottoman, The dining table... More 

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2 Thank Napunani
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and all of the positive comments you listed, yet we are saddened that the cabin was not up to your expectations and ultimately reviewed very negatively. As stated in your review, the bathroom was not up to a standard that you would expect from us - human error can sometimes occur and had something been... More 

Texas
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The cabins have recently been renovated. The furnishing inside and outside are very comfortable. We rented cabin #3 which was set back from the road so it was very quiet. There are some books, cards and dominos in the cabin and a DVD library at the office to check out. The landscaping was very nice. I really enjoyed sitting on... More 

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Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay! We are going through a tremendous amount of sugar water - those hummingbirds drain the feeders about as quickly as we fill them! We hope to see yo again soon - especially when the heat cranks up later in the summer in Texas! More 

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Booked the Papa Bear which has 6 bedrooms. Cabin was spacious, clean and updated. The owner was great and super friendly and accommodating to our group. Great views, got to see dear and the perfect setting for our trip. Highly recommended

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Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the positive review - glad the weather was perfect for your visit! We are planning to update much of that cabin over the next few months so hopefully the next time you visit, you can give us your opinion on how we did! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed for 2 nights, and by the end of the first day we were already planning more stays. We stayed in cabin #1 (Knotty Pine), which was fairly close to the office. Even so, it was incredibly peaceful without any disruptions at all. The fireplace was charming and fun, and the kitchen is fully equipped. There... More 

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Thank MLight S
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review and we are glad the weather cooperated with your stay, allowing you to enjoy the outdoors! We look forward to your stay in the winter!!! More 

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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to our favorite place to stay in Ruidoso and found out that there are new owners as of October,Alan and Kristen. I was pleasantly surprised to find a young couple that were excited and dedicated to making this,wonderful cabins even better. My wife and I enjoyed our stay and we encourage everyone to give these... More 

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2 Thank fanastos
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

A special review considering this was our 100th! Thanks you for the kind words and we will continue to work hard to maintain and exceed your expectations at Story Book Cabins! It was very nice meeting you and we look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Story Book has new owners and when we arrived we were told that the refrigerator in the cabin we booked had stopped working and they had a new one being installed but would be another day before it would be usable. We cook a lot of our meals and needed a working refrigerator. They offered to upgrade to another cabin... More 

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1 Thank kanastos
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and it was very nice meeting you! We were sorry about the refrigerator but glad that the cabin change did not interfere with the enjoyment of your trip! You certainly picked the right time to visit - the snowfall that week was beautiful! We can't wait for you to visit again!!! More 

El Paso, Texas
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Cabin where we stayed was equipped with EVERYTHING we needed, all we had to do was buy our groceries LoL. Such a cozy place to stay, very modern, all the utilities worked properly, and on the two night we stayed there, deers came over to visit us. The cabin was located up a hill next to a river. It was... More 

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Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! We hope to see you again up here soon!!! More 

Lubbock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We stayed here three nights back in October 2015. Discovered this place while just surfing the web looking for nice and affordable places to stay. First time visit to Ruidoso but won't be the last. We stayed in cabin #8. It was WONDERFUL. I was hand feeding deer from the front porch the very first evening that we were there.... More 

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Thank Rick U
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! It was a pleasure meeting and getting to know the two of you. We had just taken ownership of Story Book Cabins about a week before you arrived and can certainly say that time has flown by since then! We can't wait to see you again in October and will let the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

My husband stayed at Story Book Cabins for our 5 year wedding anniversary. We stayed in cabin #7 and it was better than we expected. It is so comfortable and cozy. We were welcomed with a note to celebrate our anniversary and a bottle of sparkling cider. The owners were so nice and friendly. We have already decided this will... More 

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Thank Lacie D
Coolmountain, Owner at Story Book Cabins, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay - and it was very nice meeting and talking with you both! We can't wait to see you up here in the future - especially when the Texas heat arrives this summer! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Ruidoso, New Mexico, Story Book Cabins offers upscale rustic knotty pine rental cabins nestled amid the tall trees. A great setting for family fun, romantic getaway or honeymoon. Just minutes from the restaurants, shops and art galleries of Ruidoso's midtown area, yet away from it all in Historic Upper Canyon. It's easy to relax among the cool mountain pines. Whether for a weekend or a week, you'll want to return time and again to the magic of Story Book Cabins. Each Ruidoso rental cabin is unique in both design and details. Choice amenities such as a full kitchen, washer/dryer, fireplace, hot tub, cable TV with DVD, and Wi-Fi are available. Combined with tasteful artwork and creative log furnishings, a comfortable and memorable living space is yours to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Story Book Cabins

Address: 410 Main Rd, Ruidoso, NM 88345-7604
Location: United States > New Mexico > Ruidoso
Price Range: $146 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Story Book Cabins Hotel Ruidoso
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