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    Robert Ruark Inn

    119 N Lord St, Southport, NC 28461-3819
    (910) 375-5358
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    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “virginia's room” (20 reviews)
    “golf cart tour” (26 reviews)
    “b b” (92 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Pool
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    Special Offer: Free Tour of Southport
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    11 - 15 of 284 reviews

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    Rick and Linda are gracious hosts with a very nice property in a great location. We stayed there for an overnight for the second time after a golf trip to Bald Head Island. The room was comfortable and the attached bath was nice except the...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for the review. It was nice to see you both. We look forward to seeing you again and will make a note that you would prefer a room without a claw foot bathtub/shower. Our Virginia's Room and Charlotte's Room have walk-in showers. Have...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    We were in town to see family and friends and to have a chance to explore the area. On top of being a great place to stay, the inn keepers were a wonderful source of information about Southport and the area. We are planning on...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 9 October 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We enjoyed seeing you both again and are always so happy to see our guests enjoy their time here. Rick and I feel very blessed every day to be able to share the...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    Superb B&B. They take excellent care of you. Fine and comfy rooms. We are using the Robert Ruark Inn as our home base when we visit our house that is being built on nearby Oak Island. Very good breakfast too! You are made to feel...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 23 September 2017

    Thank you so much for your review and kind comments. We are very excited for you both and know you will love the area as much as we do. It's been great hearing of your home's progress. We look forward to having you as neighbors...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    My husband and I recently spent 10 days exploring North Carolina's Outer Banks,ending our trip in Southport at the Robert Ruark Inn. Charming, comfortable and hospitable. Location is close to downtown, restaurants and the ferry to Bald Head Island.More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 2 September 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We enjoyed meeting you both and being part of your special vacation touring our beautiful NC Coast! We fell in love with Southport after doing a similar tour. We are so glad you had time...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    The Inn is furnished in stunning antiques in keeping with the historic nature of Southport. It is tasteful and elegant, yet quite comfortable as well. Linda was very attentive and informative about Southport and the surrounding area. A truly delightful experience; we were reluctant to...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 24 August 2017

    Thank you so much Donna for reviewing your experience at the Robert Ruark Inn. We appreciate your comments about the Inn and furnishings as well as our service. We hated to see you both leave, too! It was wonderful meeting you both. We wish you...More

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    About
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    • 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
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    • 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
    20 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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    "Liked our room, but if we go back, we'd select another just to see the antiques decorating those rooms."
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    "No matter the room you choose...you can't go wrong here!"
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