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Top Rated Capitan Hotels

Historic Cold West Investigations Opens Their Bunkhouse to you
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Capitan, NM
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Situated in Capitan, this apartment building is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Smokey Bear Museum and Gift Shop and 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Smokey Bear Historical Park. Bonito ...
Ruidoso Mountain Inn
Ruidoso Mountain Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 400 W Hwy 70, Ruidoso, NM
Free Cancellation
$57
3.9/5 (27 reviews)

Staff is very friendly. Rooms are very clean. Very quiet atmosphere the breakfast is delicious too. Very easy access to Ruidoso main street, stores and casinos.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019
At Ruidoso Mountain Inn, guests have access to a fitness center, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. A stay here includes free offsite parking. The front ...
Motel 6 Ruidoso
Motel 6 Ruidoso
2.0 out of 5.0 412 Highway 70, Ruidoso, NM
Free Cancellation
$43
2.2/5 (14 reviews)

Price and convienence to casinos and shops. Clean facilities and friendly staff. Hot coffee in mornings and heat regulated pool and spa. Fridges in rooms are a new addition. Pet friendly and guests give each other privacy and respect to each other during their stay. Housekeeping are prompt and thorough ...

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2019
Guests staying at Motel 6 Ruidoso enjoy an indoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is available if you drive. Front-desk staff are ...
MCM Elegante Lodge & Suites Ruidoso
MCM Elegante Lodge & Suites Ruidoso
2.5 out of 5.0 107 Sierra Blanca Dr, Ruidoso, NM
$109
4.4/5 (38 reviews)

Very beautiful sight location and view! Will definitely go back again!

Reviewed on May 24, 2019
At MCM Elegante Lodge & Suites Ruidoso, guests enjoy a golf course, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. There's free parking if you drive. The 24-hour front ...
Best Western Pine Springs Inn
Best Western Pine Springs Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 111 Pine Springs Drive, Ruidoso Downs, NM
Free Cancellation
$57
3.9/5 (54 reviews)

Staff is extremely helpful and friendly. The bathroom fan was rattling loud scaring the children.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019
Best Western Pine Springs Inn offers an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is available if you drive. Front-desk staff can ...
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs
2.5 out of 5.0 26147 US Highway 70, Ruidoso Downs, NM
Free Cancellation
$61
4.0/5 (28 reviews)

My room smelled of pee (pet friendly hotel so I went with it) then my dish wouldn’t connect to most channels so there wasn’t really a working tv. Pool was under maintenance. Not holding this visit against the property - staff was friendly and attentive. And it was only a quick stay so the amenities ...

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019
Guests of La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ruidoso Downs have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. A stay here includes free parking. ...
Hotel Ruidoso - Midtown
Hotel Ruidoso - Midtown
2.5 out of 5.0 110 Chase St., Ruidoso, NM
Free Cancellation
$94
4.1/5 (43 reviews)

The stay was great, service cleanliness & overall nice place. Stayed while under construction but did not effect quality.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019
Guests staying at Hotel Ruidoso - Midtown enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a casino ...
Hampton Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs
Hampton Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs
2.5 out of 5.0 26141 US Hwy 70 E, Ruidoso Downs, NM
Free Cancellation
$78
5.0/5 (2 reviews)
Renovated in 2018, Hampton Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs offers a 24-hour business center, coffee in a common area, and express check-in. Free parking is available ...
Best Western Plus Ruidoso Inn
Best Western Plus Ruidoso Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 97 Camelot Drive, Ruidoso, NM
Free Cancellation
$74
4.2/5 (61 reviews)

I like staying there because it's kind of up in the mountain away from traffic! Peaceful

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019
Guests of Best Western Plus Ruidoso Inn have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. Free parking is included with your stay. The 24-hour ...

Finding a Hotel in Capitan


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Accommodations in Capitan


There may be a limited number of hotels and accommodations to choose from in Capitan, but here are more options located nearby to give you some choices.

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What's the Weather Like in Capitan?


If you need to know whether to pack sunglasses or an umbrella for your vacay in Capitan, the below weather information may help. Capitan is typically warmest in June and July, while it’s usually the chilliest in December and January. The rainiest months are August and July, while the driest months are normally April and November. Here's an overview of seasonal temps and rainfall so you'll be fully prepared for everything Mother Nature can deliver:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 61°F and 21°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 83°F and 30°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 82°F and 41°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 71°F and 21°F at night
  • Annual average rainfall: 21.85 inches

Things to See and Do in Capitan


You may want to experience the local activities when you are visiting Capitan. These top attractions are worth exploring during your trip:

  • Smokey Bear Museum and Gift Shop
  • Smokey Bear Historical Park
  • Lincoln State Monument
  • The Links at Sierra Blanca
  • Hubbard Museum of the American West
  • Ruidoso Downs Racetrack

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