Unobstructed deck view of Sierra Blanca!
True cabin built in 1960 with solid wood flooring and walls . . . Spectacular views of the mountains, Sierra Blanca in particular from high level deck . . . Original decor but outfitted with 21st century conveniences: Flat screen TV, dish network, all kitchen and bath amenities. Wifi available for $5 a day (optional). Ceiling fans in every room; AC units in kitchen and bedroom. Gas heat throughout cabin; fireplace, fake logs only (no wood). Totally isolated, gravel road entrance--yet 5 minutes from downtown Village of Ruidoso, 10 minutes from 3 casinos and racetrack, golf.
Inn of the Mountain Gods championship golf course one of top 35 courses in United States (Golf Digest)
Links at Sierra Blanca-- in top 100 links courses in United States (Golf Digest)
Cree Meadows--affordable 18 hole course - all within 10 minutes of cabin
Ski Apache--15 minutes from property, Open Thanksgiving to May, 12,000 feet--great skiing, bunny slopes and Olympic runs!
Access, Weather, and Wildlife
Cabin is set at 7500 feet, which averages about 8 degrees cooler in the summer from downtown, and 15 degrees cooler than the El Paso/Albuquerque/Lubbock southwest!
Sandy's Cottage is easily accessed from US 70 through downtown Ruidoso, New Mexico--yet retains it's quiet charm off a gravel access road that accommodates two full-time residences and this home. Easy accessibility in spring, summer, and fall by any vehicle: winter months might require 4-wheel drive depending on conditions.
Deer, raccoons, elk, and bear can be daily attractions: Sandy's Cottage has two deer troughs--some female deers will eat out of your hand!
To our guests
Sandy's Cottage is a quiet cabin retreat in the mountains of Ruidoso, New Mexico. We are looking for visitors that will respect the environs and the full-time neighbors that live in the area. If you are looking for a quiet spot to enjoy the cool air, the native wildlife, yet accessibility to shopping/casinos (3), racetrack, golf, and over 25 restaurants all within ten minutes from Sandy's Cottage--then, Sandy's Cottage is for you. Pets: Sandy's Cottage will accept small pets (cats, dogs). Rentor(s) are responsible for clean ups or any damage done to Sandy's Cottage as a result. Curfew: We ask that all rentors respect a 10 pm curfew as far as outdoor activities at Sandy's Cottage to respect the other neighbors that live adjacent. Smoking: There is no smoking in Sandy's Place, or outside on the deck The latter is a Village of Ruidoso ordinance.
Keywords: True cabin built in 1960 with solid wood flooring and walls . . . Spectacular views of the mountains, Sierra Blanca in particular from high level deck . . . Original decor but outfitted with 21st century conveniences: Flat screen TV, dish network, all kitchen and bath amenities, Wi-Fi (optional) available for $5 a day. Ceiling fans in every room; AC unit in kitchen. Gas heat throughout cabin; huge wood burning fireplace with wood available. Totally isolated, gravel road entrance--yet 5 minutes from downtown Village of Ruidoso, 10 minutes from 3 casinos and racetrack and golf courses.