Best Western


97 Camelot Drive, Ruidoso, NM 88355
Phone: 575/257-3600   |   Fax: 575/257-3900   |   56 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

This newer 100% non-smoking Ruidoso, New Mexico hotel offers friendly customer service and an array of amenities for guests while traveling.

Located in south central New Mexico's rugged Sierra Blanca mountain range, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn offers friendly customer service and convenient access to key area attractions. Each of the 56 well-appointed guest rooms and suites at this Ruidoso hotel features cable satellite television and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests will enjoy an array of amenities including a complimentary full breakfast, an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub and a fitness center. This 100% non-smoking hotel also offers limited business services, meeting facilities.

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn offer convenient access to a variety of outdoor activities including fishing, hiking, golf, horseback riding and skiing at Ski Apache, only 15 miles away. Summer months bring horse racing at the Ruidoso Downs Racetrack, located two miles from this New Mexico hotel. Guests will enjoy gambling and gaming at the Billy The Kid Casino and the Inn of the Mountain Gods Casino. Other nearby attractions includes the Hubbard Museum of American West, the Ruidoso Convention Center and the Billy the Kid Museum. Ruidoso offers a variety of concerts and events throughout the year including softball tournaments, the Cowboy Symposium and the Motorcycle Rally.

The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Ruidoso, New Mexico. Make a reservation today and save! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Copy services
  • Free parking available, Outdoor, self parking limited vehicle parking check with hotel first
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, hot eggs, breakfast meat and fresh made waffles, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, yogurt, juice and coffee
  • Indoor pool Heated Opening hours 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Exercise facility 24-Hour Treadmill, elliptical, recumbent bike and free weights
  • Elevator wheelchair accessible
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish) limited shifts
  • Air-conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Safe deposit box At front desk
  • Baggage hold -24-hour, free
  • Meeting rooms One room
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Computer available
  • Printer avalible
  • Dataports
  • Business center Computer with Internet access and printing capabilites. Tablet available.
  • Fax services, nominal fee, 24-hour At front desk
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Playground Children's outdoor swing set with slide, horseshoe pit. Located next to the gazebo with seating and a barbecue grill.
  • Treadmill
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Outdoor parking Well lit parking lot
  • Truck/RV parking Limited
  • Stationary bike
  • Inter corridor
  • Laundromat One washer and One dryer. $1.25 per load. Soap available for purchase, 24-hours
  • Express check out
  • Late check out Based on availability, check with front desk, charge may apply
  • Children's activities Playground
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Conference services
  • Conference facilities One room
  • Copy and fax service available at front desk.
  • Physically challenged services Door alarm, TTY, flashing and vibrating alarm clock available at front desk
  • Hearing impaired services Door alarm, TTY, flashing and vibrating alarm clock available at front desk
  • Physically challenged facilities Door alarm, TTY, flashing and vibrating alarm clock available at front desk
  • Public areas accessible by physically challenged
  • USA Today newspaper in machine, and complimentary local paper Wednesday and Friday
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Gazebo with seating and barbeque grill
  • Childrens outdoor playground
  • Horseshoe pit


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western plus ruidoso inn in Ruidoso.


Conveniently located, the best western plus ruidoso inn in Ruidoso, New Mexico is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 33.316355  /  Latitude: -105.634845


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: East. On US 70 on the right two miles and past the race track to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn.

From: West. On the left entering city limits on US 70, to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Hubbard Museum of the American West

The Hubbard Museum of the American West strives to educate its visitors on the history of the American West. The museum is the first museum in New Mexico accepted in the Smithsonian Affiliate Program. Stroll the museum to see the wagons, saddles, Western and Cowboy artifacts, photographs, Native American artifacts and Smithsonian videos.

The museum is located in Ruidoso Downs, a few miles from Ruidoso. Before leaving town, visit the Ruidoso Downs Racetrack for a fun day at the races or try your luck at the local casinos. Rest comfortably as a guest of Best Western hotels and enjoy excellent customer service. Enjoy exploring southern New Mexico.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Ruidoso Downs Race Track, open on Memorial Day thru Labor Day
  • 20 mile(s) from SKi Apache, Skiing, snowboarding, zip line, dining and rentals
  • 15 mile(s) from Winterpark, Snow tubing and small zip line
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Ruidoso Convention Center, open year around
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Hubbard Museum of America, open year around
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Spencer Theater, various performing arts
  • 30.00 mile(s) from National Monument Smokey
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Billy The Kid Museum
  • 57.00 mile(s) from White Sands, National monument
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Old Towne Shopping Center, open year around, various shops and art galleries

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Ruidoso
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Cloud Croft
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Alamogordo
  • 70.00 mile(s) from Roswell
  • 130 mile(s) from El Paso
  • 184 mile(s) from Albuquerque
  • 191 mile(s) from Santa Fe

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Skiing, Ski Apache
  • 15 mile(s) from Snowtubing, Winter Park
  • 15 mile(s) from Snowboarding, Ski Apache
  • 1 mile(s) from Cinema, in Ruidoso
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Golf, Creee Meadow The Links Rainmakers Inn of the Mountain Gods
  • 8 mile(s) from Bowling, In Ruidoso
  • 7 mile(s) from Biking, Grindstone Lake Cedar Creek Bonito Lake Ski Apache
  • 7 mile(s) from Hiking, Grindstone Lake Ceder Creek Bonito Lake
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Fishing, Grindstone Lake Bonito Lake
  • 7 mile(s) from Hunting, Grindstone Lake Lincoln National Forest
  • 15 mile(s) from Disk Golf, Ski Apache
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Horseback riding, Grindstone Stable

Nearby Restaurants

  • 5 mile(s) from Rio Grande Brewery, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Serves mirocbrews
  • 0.50 mile(s) from K. Bob's, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, steaks
  • 3 mile(s) from Jorges, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Casa Blanca, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cattle Baron, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, steak and seafood
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Grill Caliente, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Great Wall, Bar/Lounge, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 9 mile(s) from Farleys, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Brick oven pizza and acrcade attached.
  • 2 mile(s) from Billy the Kid, Buffet, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3 mile(s) from Grace O Malley's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Irish pub
  • 1.00 mile(s) from McDonald's, Fast Food, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Denny's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, family style, open 24 hours


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Ruidoso. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2015

April 23 - 26, 2015
Las Cruces Country Music Festival

Downtown Las Cruces hosts this three-day country music extravaganza.

April 25-26, 2015
2015 La ViƱa Spring Wine Festival

Over 20 regional wineries come together for two days of elegant wine tastings and accompanying events at the La Vina Winery in La Union. The event is all ages and begins at 12 p.m.

May 2015

May 9, 2015
2015 Microbrew Festival on the Pecos

Join local breweries and community residents at the Pecos River Village Conference Center in Carlsbad for an evening of craft brews, food vendors, live music, and much more. The event begins at 3 p.m.

May 2015

May 23-25, 2015
2015 Two Rivers Arts & Crafts Festival

For three days, Two Rivers Park in Ruidoso will celebrate New Mexican artistic culture with a variety of booths, vendors, artists, and so much more. The event times vary by day.

May 29, 2015
2015 Opening Day at Ruidoso Downs

Celebrate the opening of Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino with a full day of thoroughbred racing, world-class gaming, amenities, more. The event is scheduled for 12 p.m.

July 2015

July 3-5, 2015
2015 Roswell UFO Festival

Roswell celebrates its extraterrestrial reputation when costumed visitors who "want to believe" make their way to the International UFO Museum for three days of special exhibits, seminars, and more.

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