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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%
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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 & Announcements: Free Tour of Southport
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    Reviewed 10 August 2016

    Very nice owners, great location, nice accommodations, but just a "so so" breakfast (not to our liking). If you want a two hour boat trip of water-ways ask them who to call before you get there and make your reservation as they book-up quickly...we were...More

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    Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2016

    Thank you so much for the review. It was very nice meeting you both. It was neat how we kept running into you both all around town. It seemed like you really enjoyed Southport. You are correct that booking ahead for charters is necessary. As...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2016

    We Could not sleep! The bed was hard as a rock and creeked loudly when ever you moved. It was a v- long night. Floor not swept under the bed for quite a while. We were very disappointed and exhausted all the next day. Breakfast...More

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    Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2016

    Please let us know if you are referring to the Robert Ruark Inn. We have always received rave reviews on the beds and the floors are cleaned after every guest. The rooms are cleaned top to bottom. What room would you be referring to? When...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2016

    The host and hostess are very friendly and helpful. The parking is easy and ample, and the inn is within walking distance of shopping and dining. Charlotte's room is small, but quaintly decorated and comfortable. Breakfast is delicious, with healthy fruit and several gourmet items.More

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    Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at the Robert Ruark Inn. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We love to hear guests enjoyed their time at the Inn and in Southport. It's so nice to...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2016

    This was our third time at the Robert Ruark and we can't wait to go back. Southport is very friendly little town with much to offer. The Robert Ruark is no different. If you want activities or just want to relax, you will love your...More

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    Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2016

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We loved seeing you both again and are so honored that you chose the Robert Ruark Inn for your special anniversary celebration! We are always humbled by guests who come back every year and we so much...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2016

    Our expectations were exceeded on so many levels, that my wife and I consider the Robert Ruark Inn to be among the best B&B's we have ever booked. The common room is wonderfully comfortable and devoted to the NC coast and to author Robert Ruark.....More

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    Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 9 August 2016

    Thank you so much for your review of the Robert Ruark Inn. We are humbled by your comments. We loved to hear that you consider the Inn to be one of the best B&Bs and that you were very comfortable and enjoyed the extra touches....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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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • 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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