Viewing the Local Wildlife - Sit out on the deck and wait... at Hold Your Horses, there is a good chance you'll see local deer and possibly even elk stroll by.Into the Wild - Deer, wild turkeys, elk, bears, eagles, and even wild horses are among the wildlife you might spy during your stay.Relax in Utmost Comfort and Style - The high vaulted ceilings accentuate the living room’s spaciousness. There’s more than enough room for everyone to settle back and enjoy.Heated Community PoolLook Cozy? - This spacious living room allows space for your family to spend time together comfortably. Enjoy the access to the deck right from the living area!Welcome to Hold Your Horses! - From the moment you pull into the driveway, you’ll know that you’ve booked your vacation stay someplace special.Refined, Rustic Surroundings - Wood-planked walls and inviting open spaces give Hold Your Horses a welcoming feel that makes everyone feel at home.Vaulted Ceilings - Experience true luxury with an open floor plan and high ceilings allowing plenty of beautiful space for friends and family.Cozy Dining - Seating for four at your dining room table provides a cozy atmosphere for a home cooked family dinner, right outside your kitchen area.Rustic Feeling - This dining table has its own rustic charm and is a great place to eat or play a game.Extra Seating - The added breakfast bar is stylish and convenient when it comes to breakfast or snacks.Fully-Equipped Kitchen - You will find everything you need to prepare a number of memorable meals for you and your family. There's even a dishwasher available so that you can spend less time scrubbing dishes and more time exploring the city!Counter Space Galore! - There's tons of space to prep any number of memorable meals.Fresh Air - The deck is the perfect place to sit outside and enjoy the crisp air. Grab a book, a drink, or a friend and just relax!Dine in the Pines - Prepare your dinner outside and enjoy grilling in the cool mountain air.Grilling - Grab some meat and veggies and throw them on the grill.Magical Moments - Slip outside first thing in the morning to watch the sunrise over the mountains while warblers and thrushes sing; return late at night to seek out the constellations amid the calls of owls and whip-poor-wills.The Primary Suite - Despite its rustic ambience, the primary suite offers plenty of luxuries, including a king-size bed and a private bathroom.Late Night TV - Can’t sleep? No problem. Just turn on some late night TV and you’ll be drifting off to dreamland in no time.Spacious Primary Bath - This gorgeous primary bathroom has more than enough space to comfortably get ready each day!Unwind with a Relaxing Shower - Step into the beautifully tiled, walk-in shower to rinse off and relax before bed.Sleep In Comfort - Whether you need an afternoon siesta or you're ready to snuggle in for the night, you'll find these cozy beds to be just right!Catch Up On Your Beauty Sleep - This bedroom is very restful, you will be tempted to turn in early and sleep late. And why not--you're on vacation, after all!Third Bedroom - Two beds await guests in the third bedroom! This room will be perfect for any two adults or children, with lots of room for everyone to have their personal space.Turn in Early, Sleep Late - The bedrooms are so charming and the beds so spacious, we don’t blame you if you decide to climb under the duvet early and sleep in. Then again, isn’t that what vacations are for?Rest and Relaxation - A shower/tub combo allows you to take a quick shower, or soak in the tub for some R&R.Half Bath - Convenience guests will appreciate! A half bath is easily accessible from the main living area. No waiting in line!So Fresh and Clean! - The convenience of clean laundry during your vacation is something you won't forget!Wish You Were Here? - You can be. Book today to reserve your preferred vacation dates!Mountain Charm - This upscale cabin has fantastic views and plenty of amenities.

Hold Your Horses


4.25/5 (2)


4.25/5 | 2 reviews

Pet-friendly cabin w. mountain view, cozy fireplace, and community pool.

3 BR | 2 Full Baths | 1 Half Bath | Sleeps 8 | Mountain View

Ruidoso, NM


Property type

Mountain View


In Town


Pet Friendly


Where you'll be


Experience cabin living and the peaceful Sierra Blanca Mountain views just minutes from scenic hiking trails, fun activities and delicious dining in Ruidoso, NM at Hold Your Horses. This three-bedroom, two and a half-bathroom, two-story Ruidoso vacation ca...
Experience cabin living and the peaceful Sierra Blanca Mountain views just minutes from scenic hiking trails, fun activities and delicious dining in Ruidoso, NM at Hold Your Horses. This three-bedroom, two and a half-bathroom, two-story Ruidoso vacation cabin has been thoughtfully remodeled to provide rest and relaxation for up to eight guests.

Boasting incredible views of the Sierra Blanca Mountain range, Hold Your Horses offers fantastic amenities within walking distance of the family-friendly adventures, shopping and dining in Midtown. Grab breakfast at The Cornerstone Bakery or Apache Donuts before you set out to explore the area. You’ll discover ample opportunities for horseback riding, hiking, fly-fishing, and year-round golf. If you’re visiting Ruidoso in the winter, you’ll want to hit the slopes with snow tubing and skiing at Ruidoso Winter Park. Summertime brings water activities at Wibit Water Park at Grindstone Lake. Stock up on groceries and essentials at the nearby Albertsons. When you stay at this Ruidoso cabin, you’ll have access to Lookout Estate’s seasonally-heated pool and community gas grills - available Memorial Day - Labor Day.

This gorgeous log-cabin style Ruidoso vacation home is tastefully decorated with luxury vinyl flooring, comfortable furnishings and spacious rooms. Stretch out in the living rooms and catch up with your favorite show on the HDTV. On chilly evenings, the stone fireplace keeps you nice and warm. Free Wi-Fi lets you connect your device to stream music and movies or share photos of your vacation adventures with loved ones back home. Step out onto the furnished balcony and breathe in the fresh mountain air. Sure to become your favorite spot to start your day with a cup of coffee or end it with a nightcap, you’ll experience beautiful sunrises over the mountains and a seemingly endless star-filled sky at night.

Hold Your Horses’ stylish kitchen has been upgraded with stainless-steel appliances and granite countertops. Open up the cabinets to find all the cookware, dishware and utensils you need to prepare and serve everything from lunchtime sandwiches to full-course dinners. You’ll find four barstools at the convenient bar counter and four chairs at the dining table.

Three bedrooms offer a peaceful retreat with comfortable bedding and flat screen TVs. You’ll find a plush king-size bed in the primary bedroom, a queen-size bed in the second bedroom and two queen-size beds in the third bedroom. Two full bathroom and a convenient half-bathroom are stocked with plenty of fresh towels. Pack light and refresh your wardrobe as needed with the in-house washer and dryer.

Mountain adventures await! Bring your family and friends for an amazing vacation at Hold Your Horses; book your dates today!

Please note: Ruidoso is a mountain town with snow and icy conditions during the winter. This can affect driving and parking conditions regardless of the property, driveway, or roads. 4x4 or chains may be required during winter months to access your home. Maximum of two vehicles.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
King Bed
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Queen Queen


Mountain View
In Town
Property Features
TV (s)
Carbon Monoxide Detector
Smoke Detector
Linens Provided
Private Entrance
Fire Extinguisher
Air Conditioning
Wireless Internet
Washing Machine
Grill - Gas
Living Room
No Smoking or Vaping Allowed
Iron & Ironing Board
Pet Friendly
Laptop Friendly
Dining Area
Hot Water
Dishes and Utensils
Full Kitchen
Coffee Maker
Bath Towels Provided
Parking /Access- 4WD Required for Winter
Parking/Access - 4WD Recommended for Winter
Nearby Activities
Fishing - Fly
Kayaking Rentals
Medical Services
Golf Course(s)
Miniature Golf
Outlet Shops
Horse Race Track
Snow Skiing
Winery Tours
Health Beauty Spa


Reviews and guest comments are collected from verified guests that have filled out a survey regarding their stay or provided a review via a third party booking site.

Tania G.
Verified Guest Comment

beautiful view easy check in extremely clean a great experience all around.

Cindy W.
Verified Guest Comment

Make sure air conditioner has been serviced upon arrival. Everything was as described and we enjoyed the views. We might stay again but very disappointed in sleeping comfort with the heat!


Important things to know



Check-In: 4:00 PM

Check-Out: 11:00 AM

Minimum age to rent: 25

Max pets: 2

  • 46+ Days Prior to Arrival, $1000 is due at the time of Booking if the total is more than $4000.
  • 46+ Days Prior to Arrival, $300 is due at the time of Booking if the total is less than $1000.
  • Within 45 Days Prior to Arrival, $100 is due at the time of Booking.
  • Arrival window within 14 days or less, all payments are non-refundable.
  • Arrival window within 15 to 30 days, a partial refund of 50% will be provided.
  • Arrival window is within 31 days or more, all advanced payments will be refunded.