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    Robert Ruark Inn

    119 N Lord St, Southport, NC 28461-3819
    (910) 375-5358
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    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    “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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    Special Offer: Free Tour of Southport
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    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Beautiful home and great breakfasts. The hosts were very gracious and accommodating. South Port is a classic beach town with many great restaurants. Don't miss the golf cart tour of the town. It will help if you see the movie "Safe Haven"More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We were so glad to meet you and are so happy you had a nice time. So true on "Safe Haven." It's great to watch it before, then go on the tour and...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    The Victorian style Inn is beautifully furnished with antiques and is impeccably maintained. Breakfast was terrific and the conversation around the dining room table was lively and fun. Rick and Linda were delightful and we really enjoyed Rick's tour of Southport aboard his golf cart....More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your review and the kind comments. Rick loves to hear that our guests enjoy his tours. We are always excited to share our Inn and Southport! It was wonderful meeting you both and we are so glad you had a...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    Linda & Rick have done a wonderful job of continuing the legacy of Robert Ruark. They have much knowledge of the local area. The residence has been restored in a way that would make Mr. Ruark and his grandfather very proud.More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 3 August 2017

    Thank you so much for the review and the kind comments. We do take great joy in knowing this beautiful home built by a sea captain was restored and is loved by so many who come to visit here. We love being able to share...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    It was a pleasure staying at the Robert Ruark Inn. The room was great - clean and inviting. The innkeepers were very knowledgeable with the many questions we had about Southport and surrounding areas. We are looking forward to another visit some time in the...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 3 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you had a nice time in Southport and at the Robert Ruark Inn. We look forward to seeing you again! All our best, Rick & Linda

    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at Robert Ruark while home searching. Linda and Rick are wonderful. They make you feel like family and go to great extent to help. Breakfast is wonderful. Borrow bikes and take a tour. Be certain to take Rick's golf cart tour. Not only did...More

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    Response from Rick and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 3 August 2017

    Ahhhh. We are blushing. We so much appreciate your comments and are so glad you enjoyed your time here and felt like family. We want our guests to feel this is their home away from home while enjoying the privacy of our Inn. Thank 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
    • USD 140 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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
    5 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
    5 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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    "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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