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Opal Minded

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Excellent shopping experience for opal jewelry.

Opal Minded is a marvelous store. I wanted to buy an opal necklace while visiting Australia, so I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
vramey
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San Diego, California
Excellent store for opal jewelry

This shop has an extensive collection of opal jewelry for every price range. Not only was I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cynthia S
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Denver, United States
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Opal Minded is the only opal store in Sydney that mines its own opals. Established in 1989, it is conveniently located in The Rocks, just steps away from the Sydney Opera House. Uncompromising multilingual assistance. Australian opals unset and in...More
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55a George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Opal Minded is a marvelous store. I wanted to buy an opal necklace while visiting Australia, so I took advantage of a rainy afternoon to visit the store while I was in Sydney. Ember was a wonderful teacher - I learned so much about opals...More

Thank vramey
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This shop has an extensive collection of opal jewelry for every price range. Not only was I assisted in my selection by Miranda, who was very professional, patient and knowledgeable and who shared her enthusiasm for opals with me, making it a delightful experience, but...More

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a good time at Opal Minded. When Kayleigh learnt that we wished to buy a pendant for our newborn granddaughter, she suggested us to buy a solid stone which may maintain better life long value, rather than a doublet. In...More

Thank Wing Han Y
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Han, Thank you sincerely for your genuine recommendation and authentic comments! I cannot be happier that found the perfect opal pendant for your new granddaughter Roxanne to cherish and admire for years to come. I would love to see you both...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Intimate shopping experience and very well informed sales executive, Kayleigh. She helped me choose the ring just right for me, a lovely boulder opal pinky ring set in sterling, well priced and just a lovely stone. I am so happy to have come across Opal...More

Thank mulamae
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Pamela, I am sincerely touched by your recommendation and kind comments! I’m so glad you enjoyed your time in Sydney and in our boutique. It was a pleasure to explain the various kinds of opals and their features and to help you decide on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When we travelled to Sydney we knew we wanted to find a quality opal as a travel souvenir and memory. Our research online and in airplane advertising brought us to Opal Minded. The display of Opals in the store on its own make it worth...More

Thank tomsp487
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Opal Minded is located at the Holiday Inn Old Sydney — just perfect place to pick your opal! Large selection of opals with very knowledgeable staff. Bought a small blackish/red speckled opal stone to make ring — as remembrance of my First visit to beautiful...More

Thank Dr Theresa S
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to write such a touching review and for sending me pictures of the stone in its new gorgeous setting. It was my absolute pleasure guiding you through the various kinds of opals and assisting you to find that amazing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing short of a lovely experience purchasing an opal from this beautiful botique. I was traveling for work and came across Opal Minded online. Had a wonderful time trying on all the various necklaces and rings as Fiona assisted me in finding just the right...More

Thank Kaitlyn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have beautiful pieces. Their staff, Miranda, was very accommodating and helpful in picking a piece for our daughter’s birthday. We found the perfect birthday gift and souvenir 👍

Thank Marilou A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very courteous and professional service. No pressure, just patience. I very much enjoyed shopping here. Fiona was so helpful and informative. I didn't really think I was going to buy myself an opal necklace and well, it happened. Love it

Thank Samia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife likes Opal jewelry and I bought her a few pieces over the past years. Some shops are quite easy going while some are pushy to close the sale. We were initially window shopping and expecting the latter treatment but to my pleasant surprise,...More

Thank heutistmeintag
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Alex, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write such a kind and thoughtful review. It was my absolute pleasure to guide you through the various kinds of opals. I was so glad to be able to assist and you...More

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Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
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DM19742015
19 January 2018|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for taking the time to find us online and asking a question. Our boutique specialises in the trade of opal gemstones, not the opal travel card. However, as a Sydney local, I can tell you that when you... More
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JuneNew456
12 September 2017|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Good morning June, To travel to our boutique from Rydges you have a few options. The fastest way is by taxi, which your hotel reception staff can help you arrange, or by Uber which is a preferred transport option by many... More
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Linda A
30 April 2017|
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Response from Renata B | Property representative |
Dear Linda, Yes, Opal Minded is open every day 9am to 6.30pm. We are looking forward to seeing you. Renata
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Doris H
31 March 2017|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Our opening time is from 9am to 6:30pm.
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