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Robert Ruark Inn

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We spent 2 nights (including New Year's Eve) at the lovely Robert Ruark Inn in Southport, NC. Everything about the stay (except for maybe the bitter cold weather on New Year's Eve) was spectacular. We stayed in Charlotte's Room. This is the smallest room in...More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and for taking the time to write it. We also very much appreciate you choosing the Robert Ruark Inn!!! It was so great having you both here to ring in the new year with us!! We hope...More

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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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

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 3 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 26 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 28 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 26 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 28 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

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
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, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$140 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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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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"Liked our room, but if we go back, we'd select another just to see the antiques decorating those rooms."
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"The Captains room was spacious and private with its own balcony sitting area."
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"No matter the room you choose...you can't go wrong here!"
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