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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a room in the lodge that was everything we hoped for - very clean, working fireplace, kitchen, couch, outdoor chairs on a wide deck. The grounds were immaculate with birdfeeders and birdbaths. Best of all the lodge is off the main road (unlike many other cabins and hotels), shaded by big old trees, very quiet and relaxing.... More 

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1 Thank BostonBakedBean2015
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Awesome! You captured what we offer beautifully. We are so happy that you found us amid all the offerings of box hotels and motels. Shadow Mountain is a treasure and we work very hard to keep it that way. Come again anytime and please tell others who will appreciate us as you do. Thank you! More 

El Paso, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the accommodations. It would also be ideal if we had stayed longer. I like the kitchenette and the comfy couch. We had our dog with us and she loved it too!! It is very peaceful and pretty. Easy to get to as well.

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1 Thank aamz6
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. It is always great when folks find us for the first time. As Ruidoso's number one rated lodge it is an honor to serve you. More 

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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an end unit. So it had a third window which allowed for good airflow. It was quiet with no street noise or sound from the next room. The room had a kitchenette -- what some places might call a "mini-suite." The bed was comfortable. I really liked the double recliner couch. It provided a comfortable place to read... More 

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WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

So happy that you enjoyed our room. Come again real soon! More 

Denver, Co
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38 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place. Met family so we had two units. We had the handicap room. This place is very cozy and reasonably priced. I will stay there again. There is also a fully stocked kitchen with al, things needed, a small refrig and micro wave. It's decorated cute too. First time to this town and will be back.

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1 Thank smiledi
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for finding us! You and your family are welcome back anytime. More 

Oakland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

This place refuses to honor a gift certificate which I paid over $300 for because I wasn't able to book the reservation within 6 mths. My spouse is active duty military and was waiting for orders so it took us an extra month to sort out what our schedule would be. So they have my money but because it took... More 

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1 Thank LaKenna
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

It is unfortunate that this occurred. Just to review. You originally used your gift certificate for a reservation which you cancelled at the last minute, well within the no refund period. As a small family owned business we cannot afford cancellations on the day of arrival, because they too often result in a loss to us. We, however, try to... More 

Bronte, Texas
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We love this property. Friendly staff & housekeeping. Great parking. Easy to find lodging. When you stay here you meet so many people. Everyone loves to meet one another. All rooms are easy to access.

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2 Thank Stella T
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful words! You nailed it, Shadow Mountain is made for folks just like you! Come again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

perfect night's stay...really impressed. will definitely be back here again. the 4 cabins were spectacular. a quiet, off the road, and peaceful stay. you couldn't ask for a better lodging in ruidoso. be prepared to spend a little ($185 a night), but everything nice about the town is just down the road...the coffee house for breakfast, and the shops just... More 

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WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review. So glad that we met and exceeded your expectations. We work very hard to make every stay memorable we try to keep our prices competitive. come again soon! More 

Tucson, Arizona
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19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Shadow Mountain Ranch is a perfect place to stay in beautiful Ruidoso - comfortable, spotless, completely equipped with everything you need, convenient and right in the middle of the gorgeous upper canyon. We look forward to returning soon.

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WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

We at Shadow Mountain Lodge are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Come again soon! More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We first came to shadow mountain lodge 20 years ago and keep coming back. It is so peaceful and tranquil which is exactly the reason I go on vacation. The location is great and the renovations to the beds and bedding are very comfortable. The hot tub is also a nice treat. Watching all the hummingbirds is very relaxing. I... More 

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WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

Great reviews from repeat guests they'll us that we are doing things correctly and inspire us to continue doing so. Thank you so much!! More 

Muskegon, Michigan, United States
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32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

We liked everything about Shadow Mountain. The attention to detail is wonderful. Everything works. The rooms are big with little kitchens. It's clean and quiet. You can open the windows and enjoy the clean, mountain air. You can sit outside in the pretty yard among the pines or on the porch. It's close to shops and restaurants in One of... More 

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2 Thank Gail L
WPCabins, Owner at Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins, responded to this review

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay. You certainly nailed what we have worked hard to provide our guests, a first rate, unique, mountain lodging experience. Come again soon! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins are located in the Historic "Upper Canyon" of Ruidoso - only a short stroll to Mid-Town's Shops, Galleries, Dining and Night Life. We are within 5 - 10 minutes of all 3 Casinos, Horse Racing and Ski Apache turnoff. We are New Owners as of April, 2012. Our Lodge rooms have all been updated with a Mountain Decor to include Bear Mountain Quilts & Inspiring Artwork. Relax on our Large Covered Veranda & enjoy our Beautiful Gardens, Hot Tub and BBQ area. Our Lodge Rooms have a King Bed, Fireplace, TV/DVD, Full Bath and Full Kitchenette. Our Romantic Cabins have open vaulted ceilings, Knotty Pine Interiors, Doubled Sided Gas Fireplace, 180 degree swivel TV/DVD, 2 Person Whirlpools and Private Decks. Shadow Mountain has been a long time favorite for those who visit Ruidoso and has consistently been voted "Best Place To Stay" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins

Address: 107 Main Rd, Ruidoso, NM 88345-6336
Location: United States > New Mexico > Ruidoso
Price Range: $123 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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