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High Country Lodge

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Deluxe Cabin, 2 Bedrooms | Living room | Flat-screen TV, fireplace
Indoor pool
Deluxe Cabin, 2 Bedrooms | Private kitchen | Fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop
Standard Cabin, 2 Queen Beds | Living room | Flat-screen TV, fireplace
Standard Cabin, 2 Queen Beds | 2 bedrooms, individually furnished, bed sheets

Overview of High Country Lodge

Entire cabin

High Country Lodge

2.5 star property
No-frills Alto cabin with indoor pool

8,4/10 Very good

173 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
859 State Highway 48 North, Alto, NM, 88312

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Ski Apache - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Ruidoso, NM (RUI-Sierra Blanca Regional) - 15 min drive
  • El Paso International Airport (ELP) - 170 min drive


  • Zocca Coffee - 4 min drive
  • Anaheim Jack's - 4 min drive
  • Log Cabin - 5 min drive
  • Michael J's - 7 min drive
  • Casa Blanca - 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

High Country Lodge

When visiting Alto, High Country Lodge is a great choice to consider. You can get a workout in at the outdoor tennis courts or take a dip in the indoor pool. Cabins feature conveniences like kitchens, along with fireplaces and furnished balconies or patios. Fellow travelers like the pool and helpful staff.


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Express check-out available
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed*

Property amenities


  • Cross-country skiing, snow tubing, and snowboarding nearby


  • Indoor pool


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Family friendly

  • Playground


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • Flat-screen TV with cable service
  • Arcade/game room
  • TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished balcony/patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue grill
  • Picnic area


  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 1 meeting room

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly
  • USD 30 per pet per night


  • No elevators
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Multilingual staff
  • Banquet hall
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • No housekeeping
  • Reception hall

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Outdoor tennis courts
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Basketball on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Sledding nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • 32 rooms
  • Individually furnished

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of 20 percent of room rate (subject to availability)


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per pet, per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>This property does not have elevators. </p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector on site. </p><p>This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

High Country Lodge
High Country Lodge Alto
High Country Lodge Inn
High Country Lodge Inn Alto
High Country Alto
High Country Lodge Alto
High Country Lodge Cabin
High Country Lodge Cabin Alto

Frequently asked questions

Does High Country Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, High Country Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at High Country Lodge?
As of 07 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at High Country Lodge on 08 February 2023 start from R2 514, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at High Country Lodge?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at High Country Lodge?
Yes, there's an indoor pool.
Are pets allowed at High Country Lodge?
Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of USD 30 per pet, per night.
Is parking offered on site at High Country Lodge?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at High Country Lodge?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a 20% charge (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
What is there to do at High Country Lodge and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities such as hiking, and improve your game on the tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes basketball and volleyball. Enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or use the cabin's other amenities, which include an arcade and a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near High Country Lodge?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Zocca Coffee (2.5 mi), Anaheim Jack's (2.8 mi), and Log Cabin (3.2 mi).
Does High Country Lodge have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen which also includes a coffee maker, cookware, and a refrigerator.
Does High Country Lodge have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, this cabin features a furnished balcony or patio.
What's the area around High Country Lodge like?
High Country Lodge is located a short 4-minute walk from Ruidoso Winter Park. Travelers say this cabin is in a good location.



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Property conditions & facilities


8/10 Very good

Jorge, 1-night family trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

We had a great stay. our cabin was nice and cozy. Kids had a greats time at the tennis courts and arcade. Shelly is very attentive and friendly!
Anna, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

location was good, attention to requested assistance was excellent.
Joyce, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Barrick, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

6/10 Good

Annette, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

We booked here because of the kids wanting to swim. It would have been nice to know before we booked the pool was not on working order, the heater was out.
William, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Charles, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Comforters were soiled with spit or something. broken bed. Been here plenty of times. First time having issues.
Juan, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

It was a beautiful setting, and the cabin was so surprisingly cute and comfortable! Loved the stay!!
Dennis, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nothing fancy but clean, spacious and really nice staff. Very much a 70’s old school campy vibe…great location and great wifi. Full kitchen with basics and having two separate bedrooms was nice. Living room was a good size and couch was comfy. Would totally stay again.
Melissa, 1-night family trip
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