Robert Ruark Bed and Breakfast Rooms and B&B Accommodations in NC

Enjoy luxury accommodations at the recently restored Robert Ruark Inn. As a guest of the Inn you will enjoy the ultimate in superior accommodations including professionally decorated rooms in period antiques. All rooms have private baths with vintage themed bathrooms including granite counters and claw foot tubs or a spa-like shower. Three rooms boast fireplaces and one has an antique stained glass window that inspires guests to curl up with a good book.The Innkeepers take great care in providing guests a full, multi-course breakfast each morning along with afternoon wine and cheese. Luxury linens and towels are a given as are Aveda bath products. Complimentary bicycles are on property as are a 24/7 coffee/tea station and bottled water. Another unique amenity for Robert Ruark Inn guests is a complimentary historical/movie tour of Southport aboard the Inn’s electric street cart when you book two or more nights.

Walk to the waterfront, shops, museums and a large selection of award-winning restaurants! Relax in the Robert Ruark Inn’s parlor, dining room or your private room. Enjoy one of the two rocking porches or the comfortable courtyard perfect in the summer and winter with its toasty fire pit. The hardest part is choosing which of the fabulous rooms you’d like to reserve!

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Captain Adkins Room ~ Monday-Sunday: $285/night plus taxes, two night minimum

Live like a Captain, if only for a little while. The Robert Ruark Bed and Breakfast’s most extravagant, luxurious B&B room is the Captain Adkins Room. With a décor reflecting Southport’s rich seafaring history, the Captain Adkins Room is includes an intimate private outdoor balcony seating area with a fantastic, serene view. The large second floor room offers a king size bed, and the adjoining private bath includes a double vanity and a Victorian style over sized claw foot soaking tub and shower. Talk about comfort. Some things are better in this day and age, so it also offers a flat screen T.V., a gas fireplace and a writing desk with Internet access. Live in the past and communicate with the present in pure unadulterated bed and breakfast accommodations luxury. A real Captain never had it so good!

Robert Ruark Room ~ Monday-Sunday: $265/night plus taxes, two night minimum

Settle into a sumptuous décor inspired by Robert Ruark’s safaris in Africa, as this second floor bed & Breakfast room features a queen sleigh bed, a gas fireplace, a flat screen T.V., and writing desk with Internet access. The adjoining private bath features a Victorian style claw foot soaking tub and shower. The luxury North Carolina Inn’s famed former tenant might have written in this very room!

Charlotte’s Room ~ Monday-Sunday: $265/night plus taxes, two night minimum

Elegance. Extravagance. Luxury. All words that apply to Charlotte’s Room. An original stained glass lancet window accentuates this cozy second floor bed and breakfast room which offers a comfortable queen sized bed and a small private bath with a claw foot shower. Also included in this relaxing suite is a flat screen T.V. and a dressing table with the Internet access.

Virginia’s Room ~ Monday-Sunday: $285/night plus taxes, two night minimum

Virginia Ruark’s flair as a Victorian era interior designer is still apparent, as we’ve decked out this large, elegant first floor room in a style befitting Victorian era royalty. The Bed and Breakfast accommodations boasts yet another sumptuous suite. This bed and breakfast room features a huge king four poster bed with elegant linens. As if that weren’t enough, you also get a flat screen T.V., a gas fireplace and a writing desk with Internet access. Virginia’s room offers a spacious adjoining private bath, which features two vanities and a large double shower with body jets and ceiling spray. Ahhh, you can relax and melt away stress just thinking about it.

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Applicable room taxes will be added to the above rates upon reservation. Please click the “Book Online” page or “Check Availability” button at the top of the webpage for our cancellation policy. Thank you