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Holtville, California
Reviewed 13 August 2010

We were given a nice, large room. It had two beds and a couch that had a fold out bed. There was lots of space in the room, the beds were comfortable, and the service was exactly as it should be. We had family in another room, and they were able to come hang out in our room because there...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 July 2010

When I was a child I used to ride by this hotel and think that I wanted to stay there. I finally did, and I was extremely disappointed. The room was relatively clean, but everything else about the hotel was a let-down. The heated indoor pool that was advertised turned out to be unheated. My wife and I wanted to...

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 1 July 2010

This property is worn and tired. It needs repainting outside and in, carpets worn bare in spots. The lighting in the room was extremely dim. It was hard to tell if the room was clean or not. Bedspread ripped on one bed. Towels very thin. The telephone in the room was broken, with a paper sign on it that they...

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Sacramento
Reviewed 12 April 2010

We picked the Swiss Chalet for two nights because they accepted pets, and the descriptions sounded good. However, we were disappointed in the stay. We had a family room, which was very large with a sofa, so it had plenty of room, and the room was very clean. However, the beds were so high, it was uncomfortable getting in and...

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Reviewed 27 February 2010

The room was clean, however the shower was *disgusting*. Far worse than even a college dorm shower (moldy, soap scum everywhere, etc.). No hot water from the shower either, the temperature was just above lukewarm. The walls are thin and you will hear movement / voices of everyone around you. Spend a few $$ more and get something decent.

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TX
Reviewed 17 May 2009

From the very beginning the staff was super friendly. We booked a room online the day before, but when we checked in we asked if there were better rooms. The manager took us to three different rooms that he thought we would like so that we could take our pick, we picked his favorite. The room was wonderful, big four-poster...

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Katy, Tx
Reviewed 21 March 2009

Beautiful location, very affordable & clean. We stayed in 2nd floor family room with a balcony overlooking beautiful view of mountains. The furniture in the room, was beautiful solid dark wood & the room was huge. This is an older hotel, that can sure use updating. But for the cost & location, it can't be beat

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Albuquerque
Reviewed 23 September 2008

The staff we encountered from the front desk, to housekeeping, security, bar and restaurant, were all outstanding - they could teach a few 4 star hotels a thing about hospitality! The hotel gets kudos on that. But, there were issues. As one reviewer mentioned, having a confirmation number and confirmed room number didn't matter - none of us in our...

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Austin, TX
Reviewed 10 August 2008

I agree with the previous reviewer - it is what it is. We booked last minute online because we didn't feel like driving all over Ruidoso in the middle of the night looking for a place to stay on our way to Lincoln Nat'l Forest to camp. It does smell bad in the lobby and the carpet is pretty past...

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Austin
Reviewed 29 July 2008

The Swiss Chalet is what it is, a functional hotel with a restaurant and a pool. A staffer there named Matt went above and beyond however and made what was a rough situation survivable. During the flooding my friends and I were forced to seek other accommodations and found the last room at the Swiss Chalet. The next morning as...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Are you looking to take a vacation where you can enjoy yourself in the great outdoors? Or are you seeking a great hotel for business travel? In either case, you need to check out the Swiss Chalet Inn in Ruidoso, NM.Whether you’re looking to escape into the wilderness or conduct essential business, the Swiss Chalet Inn offers the best of both worlds. Their comfortable, spacious rooms will provide plenty of space for work, play, and of course, rest. The hotel offers a complimentary continental breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays, so you’ll have plenty of energy before you hit the trails during a weekend getaway. And the stunning views of the Sierra Blanca Peak will sooth your soul whether you’re looking to conquer it or just admire it from afar. Once you come to stay, you may never want to leave. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiss Chalet Hotel

Address: 1451 Mechem Dr, Highway 48, Ruidoso, NM 88345-7137
Region: United States > New Mexico > Ruidoso
Price Range: $119 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Swiss Chalet Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Swiss Chalet Inn Ruidoso Hotel Ruidoso
Swiss Chalet Hotel Ruidoso
Swiss Chalet Ruidoso
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“Ask for back of hotel to avoid noise.”
 of 5 bubbles mdlogan5, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony, the views are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles CyndiC632, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The rooms at the back of the hotel offer a little bit of a view.”
 of 5 bubbles RALPHM571, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“rooms have no in door phones, lobby closes at 10pm. a really nice view”
 of 5 bubbles 642sashaj, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“choose another motel”
 of 5 bubbles halls245, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
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