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Bath Products include Aveda at Robert Ruark Inn

Tweet We are pleased to provide our guests with Aveda shampoo, conditioner and body wash products while staying at the Robert Ruark Inn. Soap and bathing salts are from the Greenwich Bay Trading Company. Sure to delight the senses.

Great Maritime Museum Events

Tweet We had the pleasure of going to one of the Maritime Museum events tonite. The presentation was on the Ironclads used in the Cape Fear River during the Civil War. Very interesting. We encourage everyone visiting Southport to put the Maritime Museum on your list of things to see. Great exhibits and lots of […]

Robert Ruark Inn Adds Electric Cart for Guest Convenience

Tweet The Robert Ruark Inn recently added a six passenger electric cart to take and pick up guests at the Ferry Docks or Marinas (Southport Marina, Indigo Plantation Marina or Deep Point Marina). ¬†Innkeeper Rick will also shuttle guests to and from the Southport Community Center (if attending a wedding), restaurant, Southport Maritime Museum or […]

Springtime at the Robert Ruark Inn

Tweet Lots of great things are going on in Historic Southport and at the Robert Ruark Inn. The popular Spring Festival is Easter Weekend, Provisions opened last week and Ocean Outfitters just opened in a new, large location on Moore Street. We also have some really cute new shops and restaurants in town. ¬†ROBERT RUARK […]

Robert Ruark Inn Reopens March 1, 2012

Tweet The Robert Ruark Inn reopened its doors on March 1 after a short break over the winter season. Also new to the Inn are its new owners, Rick and Linda Pukenas. Same great town, same great property just new owner/operators. Wonderful breakfasts, wine/cheese in the afternoon, complimentary bottled water and 24/7 coffee bar. Experience […]

Merry Christmas From the Robert Ruark Inn

Tweet Its my pleasure to wish you all a very happy and Merry Christmas!!! Cheers, Your friends at the Robert Ruark Inn

Robert Ruark Inn, Southport, NC

Tweet Robert Ruark Inn, Southport, NC Originally uploaded by momisbest Teresa Matchette recently posted a number of beautiful photos of her trip to Southport, North Carolina and her stay at the Southport Bed and Breakfast! Check out her beautiful photos of not only the Robert Ruark bed and breakfast but also the sites and tourism […]

Robert Ruark Book Review: Something of Value

Tweet This long novel was #6 on the bestseller list for 1955. Something of Value is a fascinating historical study and is written mostly from the perspective of the English white men who own farms and use native Kenyan labor. Shortly after WWII, the natives in Kenya began a terrorist uprising called The Mau Mau […]

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Romantic Honeymoon Bed and Breakfast in North Carolina

Tweet Robert Ruark Inn I always think of the Robert Ruark Inn as a very romantic place. From the Victorian decor that takes you back in time to the realization that you are spending time in the former home of one of the more renown authors of his time – Robert Ruark. I was digging […]