Although Las Cruces is
not as popular a destination as other New Mexican cities,
it does have a lot to offer to keep guests occupied like
its gorgeous mountain setting. Las Cruces is looked over
by the beautiful Organ Mountains and makes the area terrific
for hiking, biking, camping and other outdoor adventure.
When choosing a Las Cruces hotel true nature is a short
drive away from anywhere in the city.
When planning your visit and looking for a Las Cruces hotel there are roughly 50 different ones to choose from. One Las Cruces hotel which has a truly appropriate name is Happy Trails Bed & Breakfast. With a stunning view of the Organ Mountains this B&B offers a choice of three rustic and lovely suites each with queen size beds. Adobe walls and hand-painted designs by a local artists adorn the rooms and create a relaxing and unique atmosphere. Many guests use Happy Trails as a base to visit Mesilla which is one of the most well-known and most visited historic communities in the south of New Mexico.
If looking more for a vacation rental closer to nature than for a hotel in the city, vacation rentals Las Cruces has can be found in different parts of the area. Vacation rentals Las Cruces has are often in the form of villas, cabins, homes, or condos and offer more privacy and space than staying in a hotel suite. Some vacation rentals Las Cruces is home to can be found in the coveted Sonoma Ranch area making them a fairly close drive to Ski Apache in Ruidoso, Old Historic Mesilla, Carlsbad Caverns, Gila National Forest, casinos and horse racing. For a private vacation rental Las Cruces can be hit or miss so plan early and do lots of research. With effective research it's possible to find a beautiful vacation home nestled along the Organ Mountains for a fun family holiday. If having trouble finding availability often a travel agent can help find the perfect vacation rental.
When searching for Las Cruces hotels consider the Best Western Mission Inn located between I-10and I-25. Near Dripping Springs, Mesilla, and downtown Las Cruces the hotel offers hacienda-style guest rooms and a peaceful garden backdrop. The Rio Grande Trail is a mere 2.5 miles away which is perfect for avid hikers wanting to explore the area. Other amenities include outdoor pool, air-conditioning, cable/satellite TV, in room wireless internet, daily maid service, health club and cocktail lounge. Room prices average $65 but check rates before booking.
Other Las Cruces hotels include Las Quinta Inn and Suites. There are actually two of these successful Las Cruces hotels in the area, one right by Mesilla Valley and the other nestled at the base of the Organ Mountains. La Quinta Inn and Suites Mesilla Valley, located right off the I-40, has restaurants nearby, an outdoor swimming pool, a BBQ grill for picnics, fitness center, free internet access and pets are more than welcome. This Las Cruces hotels near the home of Billy the Kid, Southern New Mexico Fairgrounds, the Heritage Museum, and of course Old Mesilla. Room rates run from $75 and up but check before booking as rates can fluctuate at any hotel.