Places to stay in the area If you want to attend the Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta or the Turtleback Mountain music festival between August 5th and 7th, there are plenty of accommodations.

Elephant Butte Inn

The Elephant Butte Inn is one of the best accommodation options because it’s close to these events, and the prices are quite affordable. On top of that, you will like the great views and very good meals here. It’s a local option if you want to be close to these events.

Rocket Inn

The Rocket Inn is just 3.8 miles from Elephant Butte and it has great interiors, it’s actually a 50s motel that was updated while also maintaining some of the old school features. The service is second to none.

Chili Pepper getaway

Going to the Chili Pepper Getaway is close to these events, and the views here are amazing. The location itself is incredible and people love it because you have an entire vacation home for yourself. It’s a cool villa with plenty of space for a larger group.

Motel 6

The Motel 6 in nearby Truth Or Consequences is very clean, the prices are great, cold AC, and it’s pet-friendly. If you want to attend the balloon regatta or the music festival, this is a wonderful accommodation near the Interstate.

Comfort Inn & Suites

Comfort Inn & Suites I-25 near Spaceport America This place has lots of interesting features, including great spaces to unwind and relax. There’s hot tub access, not to mention an indoor heated pool.

Travel Lodge

Travelodge by Wyndham Truth or Consequences Lots of different things will catch your eyes here, ranging from the great interior design to the outstanding comfort and attention to detail. Affordable with grill options on site.


There are top accommodation options in Elephant Butte or nearby Truth or Consequences. The Turtleback Mountain Music Festival or the Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta. There are plenty of great activities to enjoy in the region, Hiking, biking, Golfing, (regular and Disc), kayaking and the wonderful Elephant Butte Lake state Park