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 with HBO® 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!

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Copy services
  • Free parking available
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • Exercise facility open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Guest laundry
  • Public areas accessible by physically challenged
  • 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
  • Baggage hold -24-hour, free
  • Local shuttle - to and from Inn of Mountain Gods Casino on weekends and some special events
  • Free parking
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting rooms
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Computer available
  • Hot tub
  • Printer avalible
  • Dataports
  • Business center
  • Fax services, nominal fee, 24-hour
  • Interior corridor
  • USA Today newspaper in machine, and complimentary local paper Wednesday and Friday
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Playground
  • Treadmill
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • 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


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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
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Hubbard Museum of American West, open year around
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Billy The Kid Casinos, open year around
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Ruidoso Convention Center, open year around
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Inn of the Mountain Gods Casino, open year round
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Spencer Theatre, various performing arts
  • 30.00 mile(s) from National Monument Smokey Beau Museum
  • 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

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • Playground
  • 3.00 mile(s) from horseback riding
  • 5.00 mile(s) from golf
  • 10.00 mile(s) from fishing
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Ski Apache, open from November to March

Nearby Restaurants

  • 0.50 mile(s) from K. Bob's, steaks
  • 1.00 mile(s) from McDonald's, Fast Food, open 24 hours
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Denny's, family style, open 24 hours
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cattle Baron, steak and seafood
  • 2.50 mile(s) from La Lorraine, French
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Great Wall, Chinese
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Casa Blanca, Mexican


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 2014

April 18 - September 26, 2014
Dinosaurs A-Z Visit the Las Cruces Museum of Nature and Science for this fun event as they teach about each type of dinosaur (alphabetically). Each Friday a different critter is discussed and then there is a special project for the kids. The fun is from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

October 2014

October 10-11, 2014
Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium This western event fills the Ruidoso Downs Race Track. There will be cowboy poets, chuck wagon cooks, horsemanship demonstrations, and stick horse barrel racing for the little cowpokes. The fun begins at 9 a.m. on Friday.

November 2014

November 7, 2014
Christmas Jubilee The Ruidoso Convention Center fills with Christmas cheer during this fun event to help you get a jump-start on your holiday shopping. Santa will be there for photo opportunities and to taste some of the delicious food from the food court area. The convention center opens at noon.

December 2014

December 6, 2014
Ruidoso Parade of Lights Bundle up, wrap your hands around some hot chocolate, and head to Mid-Town Ruidoso for their annual electric light parade. The floats start rolling at 5:30 p.m.
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