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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 27 May 2016

Great B&B in a quiet little town on the water. You can walk to all the local restaurants and shopping. The room was well appointed and clean. The couple that own and operate it are super friendly and helpful. He offers a golf cart tour...More

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Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at the Robert Ruark Inn, the complimentary tour and our downtown (easy to walk everywhere in town) location! We love being in a great spot in Southport's lovely Historic District....More

Reviewed 25 May 2016

Could not had a more attentive host - Linda & Rick. Rick pick us up at the local airport, drove us to the ferry for Bald Head Island and took care of the returns trips . We stayed in the upstairs Captain Adkins room -...More

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Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 28 May 2016

Thank you so much for the review and all your wonderful comments. We were happy to come pick you up and take you to the ferry the next day. We enjoy offering our guests as many services and comforts as they need and like. We're...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Robert Ruark Inn is special in every way. It is a beautiful home with beautiful grounds but what makes it truly beautiful are the innkeepers, Rick and Linda. They welcome you like family and pamper you with bountiful, delicious breakfasts, all-day tea, coffee and...More

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Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 21 May 2016

Thank you so much for making our day. We always appreciate glowing comments about the Inn but are very much humbled by what you said about us. We feel so fortunate to be able to welcome guests to our Inn and to have them enjoy...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016

Just back from 2 nights at the Robert Ruark Inn. We stayed here a few years ago and have always wanted to come back. Sometimes when you return to a place where you had a great time, it's not as nice as you remembered. I'm...More

Thank hnerz
Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 11 May 2016

It was great seeing you both again. Thank you so much for the lovely review. We appreciate the comment about consistency at the Inn, too. It is so important to us to always offer the best. We love hearing that we exceeded your expectations the...More

Reviewed 26 April 2016

We couldn't have had a better experience at a B&B. We were in town for an event, but needed some R&R. Rick & Linda were so friendly and right there to welcome us. We had reserved the downstairs room. It was extremely clean, with a...More

Thank uncmath97
Response from RIck and Linda P, Owner at Robert Ruark InnResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review the Robert Ruark Inn and to share you experience. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your room, the breakfast, the parlor and the front porch. So glad you both had a relaxing time,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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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
USD 140 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 140 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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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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"Virginia's room is so comfortable and roomy. The shower is the best."
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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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"Everything was perfect!"
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"The Captains room was spacious and private with its own balcony sitting area."
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