Come On Inn

La Cueva Lodge provides fresh rooms starting at the low rate of $85.00 per night.  Choose from Queen or 2 Double sized beds.


As much as Dan and Heidi love animals, La Cueva Lodge is home to Goats, Ducks and Chickens, outside pets are not allowed at the La Cueva Lodge. This is to protect and provide safety to the permanent animal residents.

Explore The Jemez

The La Cueva Lodge is located in the heart of the Jemez Mountains 12 miles north of the Village of Jemez Springs.  From the lodge you can find many places to Hike, Fish, or Explore right outside your room.  The Jemez is a great place to be if you love nature.


Visit some of the more common spots like the Jemez Falls, Valles Caldera, Fenton Lake, and the Jemez Historic Site.

Meet Daniel and Heidi

Coming into their 4th year at the La Cueva Lodge, Dan and Heidi Downs are enjoying every minute of it.

It is a dream come true - We have made many fun changes to our rooms, as well to our outside, as that is where the fresh air and fish are. Our promise is to make our guests happy."  - Dan & Heidi


Comfortable, Clean Rooms on the River

There are many hotels and motels from which you may choose to stay when you travel, but not many offer a beautiful view of the New Mexico landscape; You get that and more when you come to La Cueva Lodge. Our owner-operated lodge is nestled in the heart of the Jemez Mountains and features 15 clean and comfortable rooms. We share our corner with Amanda's Country Store, and Nomad Mountain Pizza where you can eat your meals, get snacks or a fishing license and relax with the local folk. The San Antonio River runs through the lodge property, and there are several nearby entertainment and recreation options such as our natural hot springs, Jemez Bathhouse, Fenton Lake, and the Valles Caldera National Park. Come join in the fun, beauty and relaxation that we are blessed with every day.

Book A Room Now!

The La Cueva Lodge is looking forward to hearing from you.

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