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Kelly Hohn

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english

Unbelievable Views in This Charming Cabin

14 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview

New Mexico Cabin Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Valley View cabin is a warm, inviting cabin situated in the pines, and located just minutes from shopping in downtown Ruidoso and Ski Mountain Road. Valley View boasts picture perfect views of the valley and Sierra Blanca Mountain. Just relax and take in the beauty of the forest and those views from the covered and uncovered decks, as well as from the six person hot tub. Valley view enjoys a wood burning fireplace, wireless internet, and large screened TV with surround sound, and new Sealy Posturepedic Plush mattresses. Imagine relaxing by a glowing fire, and watching deer, wild turkey and other wildlife go by. You won't want to leave this mountain top paradise!

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Kelly Hohn (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have really enjoyed our stay here, and view is fabulous! We woke up this morning to a parade of about 50 wild turkeys in the backyard this morning, it was great! Our son said this morning that he never wants to leave. Thanks for sharing your cabin!
Mar 2016
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Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

Unbelievable Views in This Charming Cabin
average rating of 4.928571 based on 32 reviews
5

Valley View II

  • 5 of 5

We recently returned from our mother's day vacation in Ruidoso and once again stayed at Valley View. My 2010 review, as well as, other reviews adequately describe the property. The privacy and views are unbeatable and the owner continues to update the property. I noticed the new HD TV but my wife mentioned the new carpet, furniture and bedding. The house is clean and comfortable and has everything you would be looking for in a weekly rental. The main floor has a large great room with fireplace and HD TV, as well as, a wrap around deck and the views are just as nice upstairs in the master bedroom. Included upstairs is a desk and chair with wireless internet connection. Great place to get caught up on your emails

There is a nice grocery store within a couple of miles and the property has a grill. A perfect combination for dinner on the deck with our family and friends. We also enjoy returning to several of our favorite restaurants around town.

Ruidoso is a very family friendly place to vacation. Lots of things to see and do. You can golf one day and ski the next. So seriously consider this property when looking for a excellent VRBO experience in Southern New Mexico.

Gary S.

Albuquerque, NM

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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5

Cozy and comfortable cabin in the mountains

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a relaxing getaway to the mountains and this lovely cabin did not disappoint. The views were outstanding - the best in the area - absolutely breathtaking. The hot tub was an added bonus. We really enjoyed taking an evening soak as the stars came out and then sitting cozy by the beautiful wood fireplace afterwards. It really added to the atmosphere. The furnishings were very nice with very comfortable beds in all rooms - it was like sleeping on a cloud and that had nothing to do with the elevation. The property was immaculately kept. We had everything we needed including morning visits from deer and turkeys. We would definitely recommend this beautiful home to our friends and family and can't wait to return. Thank you for sharing your home with us. Sandy and Leonard - Florida

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Stunning Views and Home!!!

  • 4 of 5

I guarantee you, this wonderful home is unmatched in views, location, and privacy! Yet you are close to town on all paved roads. Wildlife, especially deer, come by several times a day. It is quiet and peaceful and has an amazing deck, which we spent most of our time on, that and the hottub. The deck had several different seating areas so you can spread out if you like. There were always sunny and shady aras (at the same time), to choose from, depending on your preference or the temp. The views were amazing from each and every spot!

The house was so amazing and decorated great. It was very cheery, welcoming, and comfortable! It has 2 living areas, main floor living room and in the upstairs master bdrm, so my husband and i, and our 2 children could each have some separate down time if wanted. It also has an A/C unit which most houses there don't have. We rarely needed it due to all the ceiling fans, the mountain breeze, and cool evenings, but did a wonderful job of cooling the entire house when used.

That being said...there were only a few things i wish were different. None of the beds had any padding on them. No pillowtops, memory foam, feather padding, etc. This probably wouldn't be an issue to most people, but it is if you have any back or joint problems like we do. We stayed a wk, and i was pretty sore by the end of it. I think even a $40 memory foam topper from WalMart would help. Maybe i'm just spoiled, because our last 3 HomeAway rentals all had high end beds you would melt into at night.

The other small issue was items being rationed, such as toilet paper (3 rolls per bathroom), trashags (4 small kitchen bags), dishwashing detergent (5 gel), laundry soap (4 gel), no free long distance, etc. This seems to be something you encounter when renting through an agency vs the actual owner. Again, this is something we've never ran into during other stays, but those were all done through the owner. We don't abuse any of those items, so having such limits made us feel like we were receiving rations.

Those 2 things aside, this home was well worth it all! I would stay there again and again, sore back and all! :) We feel it had the best views of ANY home there and were all very sad to leave. Loved our wk there and were so blessed by our stay. Truly!

Thank you

Phil, Angie, & Children

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We value our guest's opinions and appreciate the constructive feedback that allows us to continue to make upgrades to our cabin that will improve the quality of each vacation experience. As a result of this guest review, we have just added all new Sealy Posturepedic plush mattresses in each bedroom.
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5

Your home away from home with spectacular views.

  • 5 of 5

The mountain cabin at 7,000 plus feet was marvelous and so extremely well decorated and furnished that we wanted for nothing. My wife and I just loved the upstairs suite. Our daughter and her husband along with our granddaughters slept in the two downstairs bedrooms. We all felt very comfortable living in the cabin.  

From the cabin decks the mountain and valley views were outstanding which we took full advantage to explore. The cabin included a telescope that could be used to view the mountains and valley in the daytime and the stars at night. Everyday outside the cabin we saw wildlife; lots of deer and wild turkey.

We rode the tram up Sierra Blanca and then hiked to the top. From there we had a 360 degree view of the beautiful vistas of New Mexico. We experienced horseback riding and Frisbee golf. Ruidoso is just minutes away with lots of resturants and interesting shops and places to see and things to do and experience. For us, this time was one of our best vacations ever.

Steve & Margaret

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Centennial, Coloardo
5

Memory-making visit

  • 5 of 5

This house is a true gem! Perched peacefully in the mountains, the views of Sierra Blanca and the valley are breathtaking and stargazing from the hot tub is magnificent. We visited with our kids and found the house to be charming and comfortable with everything we needed to enjoy a quality, family vacation. The "log cabin/lodge" feel of the house along with the wood-burning fireplace and cozy atmosphere made for lovely evenings playing cards and snuggled up with movies or a good book. We cooked all of our meals at the house and found the kitchen well stocked with all the necessary essentials, and there was plenty of comfortable seating and sleeping space. We only really went into town to explore the quaint shops, but the town and area offer plenty to do, golf, bowling, hiking, skiing, a casino, and restaurants. One of the most amazing things about our trip was the visiting wildlife. In the morning and at dusk, the deer would come right into the yard to graze and wild turkeys would walk right across the street. We are definitely going back again and would highly recommend this house to anyone seeking a serene, relaxing, beautiful place to stay in the New Mexico mountains!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Abilene
5

Amazing Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

My Fiancee and I recently rented this cabin for our first trip to Ruidoso. I can't imagine having gone somewhere else!. The cabin was perfect! We wanted a place to relax that offered some privacy and amazing views. It definitely delivered. The kitchen had everything we needed and then some, and don't forget about the beautiful view even it had from the window over the sink. The main bedroom in the loft was enormous and the balcony up there offered a great place to sit any time of day and read a book or just look at the view. The living room was cozy and a great place to watch movies at night with a fire burning in the fireplace. The main deck had a great table we could eat outside at and a great hot tub which was perfect at night to relax in and look up at the stars. The other two bedrooms were nicely sized (we didn't use them since there were only two of us). Their was one with a queen bed and one with two twin beds.

The drive up is kind of scary (if you're afraid of heights like I am) but totally worth it. You have to do it to get up to these great mountain cabins and I was use to it after the first day.

Their is no way we would ever stay somewhere else while in Ruisdoso. We got lucky on our first trip and can't wait for this to become a regular vacation spot for us!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Located up the hill from Farley's Restaurant, only about 3 miles to downtown or Ski Run Road.

Other Activities: shopping, wildlife viewing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing

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Rates & Availability

Ruidoso Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer-2
Jul 6 2016 - Sep 1 2016
2 night minimum stay
$263
$1,578
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 2 2016 - Sep 6 2016
3 night minimum stay
$409
$2,583
 
 
Fall
Sep 7 2016 - Sep 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
$263
$1,254
 
 
Bike Rally
Sep 16 2016 - Sep 20 2016
3 night minimum stay
$280
$1,680
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 27 2016
5 night minimum stay
$299
$2,093
 
 
Winter-4
Nov 28 2016 - Dec 17 2016
2 night minimum stay
$263
$1,578
 
 
Christmas
Dec 18 2016 - Dec 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$409
$2,583
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$263
 

Additional information about rental rates

$263-$389/nt US Dollars
Christmas/New Years Holidays .. $389/night (5 night minimum)
Martin Luther King Holiday ..$319/night
quoted by Homeaway and VRBO do not include the refundable security deposit or the processing fee of approximately 6%, which includes the cleaning fee. Quoted VRBO & Homeaway rate may vary slightly from actual rate. Spring Special Rent Two Nights get Third Night Free thru 5/15/16 ***Rates

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Amenities

New Mexico Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king
    Downstairs #1 - 1 king
    Downstairs #2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

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