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Robert Ruark Inn

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  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Offers & Announcements: Christmas in July!
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Linda and Rick helped us celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We couldn't have picked a better place to celebrate. Linda and Rick are wonderful hosts. Everything was perfect. The room was cozy, comfortable, and spotless. The breakfast was exceptional. Rick gave us a guided tour...More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you so much Arthur for taking the time to write a review on the Robert Ruark Inn and for all the kind comments about Rick and me. We loved meeting you both. We are honored that you chose the Robert Ruark Inn and Southport...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

My sister and I first went to Southport and stayed at the Robert Ruark Inn 2 years ago. Our first stay there was wonderful, and now our 2nd stay there was even better! My parents decided to surprise us by driving from FL to NC...More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for the review and all the detail of the Inn, too! We are so grateful for the time you took to write it and detail you shared regarding your time here. (I love the sugar cubes, too). It was so wonderful...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

First time in Southport and what a lovely impression was left on us by Rick, Linda and Moby, their lovely Border Collie that was well trained to remain out of the guests’ areas. The inn was comfort and Rick was great with his breakfasts and...More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for writing a TripAdvisor review on the Robert Ruark Inn! We greatly appreciate the time you took. Your descriptions of the Inn and Southport overall were wonderful. You really described Southport and our surrounding areas so well. So glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

The Inn is just outstanding! It's absolutely adorable and in a great quiet part of town that sits in perfect walking distance of everything. Rick and Linda are delightful and so helpful. Rick makes an amazing breakfast and gives an enlightening tour of the town!...More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for your comments about the Inn and your experience here. We love hearing that our guests had a wonderful experience and look forward to coming back! It is the greatest compliment. All...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

We selected this B&B after researching all the places to stay in Southport and from the moment we started communicating with Linda on the phone she was as pleasant and helpful about the inn and Southport; when we arrived all was as we had expected....More

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Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It was so nice having you as a guest of the Robert Ruark Inn and now as one of our Southport neighbors. We love getting to share the Inn and Southport with our guests. We are even...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
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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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 RobertRuarkInn | 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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"All the rooms are beautiful! if you don't like stairs, request a ground floor room."
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"Ask to stay in Robert's Room"
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"Suggest the first floor room. Great shower."
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"Virginia's Room - only downstairs room. Private & quiet all the time- close to all the drinks &..."
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