Welcome to the Robert Ruark NC Bed and Breakfast Inn
This North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Inn is only twenty minutes by Ferry ride to Bald Head Island and an easy driving distance to the scenic wonders and natural beauties of the Oak island beaches, and golf courses. Enjoy historical, coastal Southport via one of the Inn's bicycles or be treated to a tour around the town in the Inn's electric cart. The owners point out historical sites, restaurants, and points of interest along the waterfront, yacht basin, shopping district and more!
Be Captivated by Dazzling Southport, a picturesque, quiet fishing village that consists of charming clapboard cottages and inviting front porches nestled amongst beautiful ancient live oak trees, offering a scenic view of the beautiful Cape Fear River.
Slip Into the Elegant Victorian World of pleasure and comfort that is the Robert Ruark North Carolina Inn; a luxury NC Bed and Breakfast offering the ultimate in intimate, extravagant bed and breakfast accommodations.
Awaken to the Salubrious Sea Breezes that inspired World renowned author Robert Ruark and drew plantation owners and their families to Southport hundreds of years ago as an oasis in the grueling heat of summer plantation life.
Behold the Breathtaking Natural Beauty of the captivating coastline. Located at the confluence of the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean, Southport is at the center of all the joys that water has to offer - find great sailing, fishing, golfing and simple relaxation on the nearby beautiful beaches of Oak Island.
View A Parade of River Boats as yachts, sailing ships and container ships from exotic ports cruise by Southport in route to Wilmington. Our historic NC Bed and Breakfast Inn offers easy access to a fantastic view of an ever-changing cascade of eye-catching vessels.
Experience Exceptional Cuisine and shopping in Historic downtown Southport, within easy walking distance of our historic bed & breakfast. The Robert Ruark Bed and Breakfast Inn is also minutes away from excellent Golf Courses and the enchanting Oak Island Beaches. Come to Southport and get lost in its comfort, and let us pamper you Victorian style!