Good Food/ Affordable Lodging

Great local restaurants and comfortable accommodations make it easy to stop and stay in Fort Sumner. Fort Sumner boasts five restaurants ranging from a drive-through with grilled hamburgers and shakes to sit down restaurants offering home-cooked Mexican and American food.



Rodeo Grill 715 East Sumner Ave Fort Sumner, NM 88119 575-355-800

DariLand, 1072 E Sumner Ave, Fort Sumner, NM 575-355-2337

Fred’s Restaurant & Lounge, 1266 E Sumner Ave, Fort Sumner, NM 575-355-7500



After a great meal, you can check into a choice of three comfortable and affordable hotels with all the amenities of home. For those with their own accommodations, there are two local RV parks, one in town and one at Sumner Lake. Two local gas stations are convenient for filling up vehicles and grabbing snacks for the road.


Super 8, 1599 E. Sumner Ave, Fort Sumner, NM 575-355-7888



Billy’s Bunkhouse, a cozy two bedroom home for overnight and vacation rental, is located in historic Fort Sumner, NM, home of Billy the Kid—at least his final resting place, anyway. You’ll find our quaint lodging to be a choice location while visiting the various historic sites in the Fort Sumner and Eastern New Mexico area, or a nice respite on your way through our village. 1334 E. Sumner Avenue Fort Sumner, NM 88119

The bunkhouse has two bedrooms with queen beds, one bathroom with a walk-in shower, living room with a hide-a-bed, and a dining room/kitchen.

Amenities : Wi-Fi, Direct TV, full kitchen, coffee

Rates : start at $100, but are subject to change.

The bunkhouse has a no smoking, no pets policy.

Easy to make reservations: 940-626-9304

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