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Agave Cabin

Agave Cabin at Double E Ranch
Agave Cabin Kitchen
Agave Log Cabin Kitchen at Double E Ranch
Pinon Cabin
Pinon Log Cabin at Double E Ranch
Pinon Cabin Kitchen
Pinon Log Cabin Kitchen at Double E Ranch
Hideout Cabin
Hideout Cabin at Double E Ranch
Hideout Kitchen
Hideout Cabin Kitchen at Double E Ranch



67 Double E Ranch Road ~ Gila, NM ~ 575-535-2047

Furnished Log Cabins and Guesthouses Near Gila National Forest

Welcome to Double E Ranch and New Mexico Log Cabin Rentals! We are situated along the southwestern edge of the legendary Gila National Forest, just 30 miles from historic Silver City NM. With at least 300 days of sunshine throughout the year, vacation with your own horse in southwest New Mexico and horseback ride at Double E Ranch with your best equine friend. The entire vast mountain range of the Gila National Forest is in front of you. This could be the best New Mexico bring your horse vacation yet!

New Mexico Cabin Rentals - Five Fully Furnished Vacation Cabin Rentals

Five fully furnished vacation cabins and guesthouse rentals at Double E Ranch and New Mexico Cabin Rentals invite a slower pace, the atmosphere more relaxed. Whether you feel like a leisurely hike along Bear Creek or a more challenging climb up Double E Ranch Trail, you will be able to disconnect from the fast pace of urban lifestyles. Bird watchers can enjoy the more than 200 indiginous and migratory feathered guests along our riparian area. Our five fully furnished, self catered cabins or guesthouses contain everything needed to make your experience relaxing, convenient and restful. Our cabins and guesthouses make Double E Ranch the perfect base for exploring local attractions like the Gila Cliff Dwelling National Monument, the Catwalk in Glenwood, Gila Hot Springs at Faywood or anywhere along the Gila River. Longer day trips are easily planned to El Paso TX or locations in Arizona!

Cozy Pinon Log Cabin

Our version of a cowboy studio, this cozy, comfortable 420 SF hideoutis THE spot to kick off your shoes and breath! Perfect for a solo traveler or a familiar two!

Amenities include: efficiency kitchen with 4-burner stove top, microwave, 2 mini-refrigerators, coffee maker, toaster, toaster oven, dishwasher, dining bar for two, queen sized bed, armoire, chest of drawers, TV/DVD library, wi-fi accessible, full bathroom with shower and bath tub, Italian leather loveseat and easy chair.

On your covered deck, sit back and enjoy your morning coffee or evening brew in the comfort of rocking chairs, watching the sun rise or the sunset splash stunning orange, gold, yellow and red colors over Turtle Rock.

Outside your cabin you'll find a bbq grill, charcoal and lighter fluid.

  Pinon Log Cabin at Double E Ranch

Agave Log Cabin

A spacious southwestern territorial style log cabin loaded with 730 square feel of comfort and charm.

The oversized living room has a leather sofa and vintage leather rocker, a coffee table built from wood flooring from the original school house in Mule Creek (1920), and a custom repurposed "farm implement" lamp table. Dining area for four.

Your bedroom has a quality queen bed with luxury Egyptian cotton linens, thick towels in your full bathroom, a vintage farm house armoire, a dresser with large mirror from the 1930's, an antique desk, and is comfortably equipped with radiant in-floor heating for cooler winter nights. Air conditioned for warmer summer months.

The kitchen has new full sized appliances including dishwasher and BBQ grill. Air conditioning throughout for warmer months. Radiant "in floor" heat for toasty comfort for chilly mornings.

The Agave Log Cabin also offers TV/DVD player, DVD library, land line telephone, free wi-fi and cell service (if your cell phone is wi-fi compatible). Long distance calls must be made using a calling card. The Agave log cabin offers a a very comfortable covered deck with rocking chairs, aged ranch lanterns perfect for morning or evening.



Agave Log Cabin at Double E Ranch


Hideout Cabin

Hideout Cabin at Double E Ranch



Offering maximum privacy, this charming 560 SF Hideout Cabin is a one bedroom with fully furnished kitchen, full sized appliances, including dishwasher and bbq grill.

Luxury queen bed, Egyptian cotton linens, antique dresser, Italian leather love seat. Large shower with bench seat and plenty of storage for your personal toiletries.

The Hideout Cabin also includes TV, DVD player, extensive DVD library, free Wi-F/interneti. Covered front deck, rockers, privacy. If your cell phone is "wi-fi" compatible, easily change your phone settings for continued cell service. Internet is available for text, email, downloading movies, etc. Information on some of our best local attractions, restaurants and activities are included in your cabin.



Built in the very early 1900's and used as the ranch headquarters "home place", the 2-bedroom Ranch House has been completely refurbished, upgraded and gently remodeled, while continuing to reflect the charm and charachter of early ranch living in southwest New Mexico. Including the 16'x24' screened Veranda Porch, you'll have nearly 1400 sf of living space to call 'home'.

An intimate living room area includes comfortable sofa, easy chair, large flat screen TV/DVD player and extensive DVD library. A comfortable dining area for 4, kitchen with full sized appliances including dishwasher, bbq grill for outdoor grilling includes everthing you'll need to prepare, cook and serve your meal.

The large master bedroom has a gas fireplace for cool winter nights, air conditioning during warmer months, queen sized bed with quality mattress, luxury bedding, 1930's oak armoire imported from England, vintage hand blown table lamps, imperfectly refinished original pine wood floors. Two antique oak sewing machines with delicate wood carved trim serve as night tables.

  Historic Ranch House Rental at Double E Ranch

In the main bathroom you'll find a cast iron, claw foot bath tub as well as a large oversized stall shower with a "rain water" shower head. Lots of natural light reflecting off the Italian stone flooring fills the room with soothing shades of beige and cream. A vintage Hoosier cabinet with etched glass doors offers loads of space for personal toiletries, thick towels and more. Second bathroom offers shower, sink and commode.

Spend your mornings or evenings enjoying horses in the corrals, stunning sunrises over Turtle Rock or sunsets splashing shades of red, gold, orange against the cliffs across from your cabin while enjoying your referred beverages.

The perfect home base for all of your vacation adventures.


  Master Bedroom in the Ranch House at Double E Ranch
Rio Lobo Bunkhouse Cottage    
Rio Lobo Dining and Living Room at Double E Ranch  

Kick off your boots and begin your vacation in 'old west country' by enjoying a true New Mexico bunk house turned ranch Cottage cabin rental. The "Rio Lobo"

Cottage is a gently upgraded vintage 1940's cowboy bunkhouse adjacent to the Gila National Forest and near the Gila River. This historic cabin is situated at the headquarters of the Double E Ranch in a surprising hidden valley.

Just a few miles from the Village of Gila NM, you are invited to take a peak at what early ranching life was like in rural Grant County New Mexico. Comfortably furnished and complete with its own full sized washer/dryer, you have excellent, unlimited opportunities for hiking, bird watching, dark skies for star gazing, some of the best rock hound locations in the southwest or enjoy the covered deck while enjoying your first cup of morning or an evening beverage.



With vintage Western Cowboy art and framed Western romance paperbacks from 1920 through 1950s, include those of Louis L’Amour and Max Brand. Meticulously handcrafted 50 year old maple hutch, coffee, end and dining tables, the spacious living room is reminiscent of times gone-by. If you listen carefully, you'll still hear the "ca-chink, ca-chink" of the spurs and boots that once walked these same refinished original hardwood floors.

  Rio Lobo Bunkhouse Living Dining Room at Double E Ranch



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Updated June 2019

Debbie & Alan Eggleston