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    Robert Ruark Inn

    119 N Lord St, Southport, NC 28461-3819
    (910) 375-5358
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    Traveller (110)
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    Dining (22)
    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “virginia's room” (20 reviews)
    “golf cart tour” (26 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Pool
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    Offers from Robert Ruark Inn
    Special Offer: Free Tour of Southport
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    1 - 5 of 284 reviews

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    We checked in on Halloween and joined Rick and Linda and a few of their friends on their patio while the trick-or-treaters came by to receive candy. It was a lot of fun. They have a lovely home and are very welcoming. Outstanding breakfasts! Lots...More

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    Thank rodgnbet
    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 12 November 2017

    Thank you so much for your review and mostly...for choosing the Robert Ruark Inn!!! We enjoyed meeting you both so much. It was great fun having you here during Halloween and being able to share our sweet Southport and our historic Inn with you both....More

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    From the moment we stepped inside this historic Inn we felt welcomed. The owner was there to greet us and showed us our room. He chatted for awhile getting to know us and what we wanted to do during the weekend. He gave us great...More

    Thank CJFergi
    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 4 November 2017

    Thank you so much for your detailed review and for taking the time to write it. We really appreciate you pointing out so many things we take pride in with the Inn. We feel so fortunate to have found Southport and to be able to...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    We have seldom a chance to rate a facility with Perfection!! The quaintness of this town, the waterfront walk/bike ride including History of the area, shopping and restaurants we experienced were excellent. This B&B is at the top of our list and we will return...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you Jeff for such a wonderful and detailed review. We really appreciate you taking the time to review your experience at the Robert Ruark Inn. We are so happy you both had a great time. We look forward to seeing you again soon. All...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    Rick 's tour of the town was wonderful and so helpful! Great location and great hosts! Having bikes available was an extra added feature which we really enjoyed....a great way to see a lot in a short amount of time. Breakfast was delicious and happy...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you Kip for taking the time to write a review! So glad you enjoyed Rick's tour. He is well known for it. We often get calls from locals and others visiting who have heard about it and want to take it. We enjoy offering...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    The food was phenomenal. The Owner's knowledge of the local restaurants and shops was perfect! The locations is perfect - 2 blocks away from the water, 1 block away from downtown. It was safe to walk to downtown after dark. The Owners are in the...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We especially appreciate your last comment as we truly are focused on providing the ultimate in service and amenities! We want our guests to have a wonderful experience at the Inn and during...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$140 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Coast >
    • Southport
    • Also Known As
    • Robert Ruark Hotel Southport
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    William M
    4 September 2017|
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    Response from sportbros | Reviewed this property |
    Bill, If you don't hear back from Ruark Inn then might need to directly email. Sorry tried to include email but Trip advisor won't let me. You can find email on Robert Ruark Inn website. Happy Anniversary.
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    William M
    4 September 2017|
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    Response from sportbros | Reviewed this property |
    The Provision Company, Mr. P's (little nicer than others), Fishy fish had music, Frying Pan, Spikes Dairy Bar, Slainte-Irish Bar...don't think we had a bad meal the week we were there
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    lisagstone209
    21 December 2016|
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    Response from Rick and Linda P | Property representative |
    Thank you for emailing. We currently have Charlotte's Room open on Saturday and Sunday of that weekend. If you would like to reserve that room, please call me on 910.363.4169 or go online to our website. Thank you so... More
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