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Opal Minded

Open Now: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Great experience to get a piece of good.

I and my friend walked in the store that I had known from TripAdvisor for a while. We had only... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
seandcheng
Service and quality

We were actually looking for another Opal shop( now closed) where we had purchased a ring for my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul O
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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 5 days ago

I and my friend walked in the store that I had known from TripAdvisor for a while. We had only around an hour that day. The kindness and patience of the saleslady Miranda to help made me very comfortable and actually had a quick purchase....More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank seandcheng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were actually looking for another Opal shop( now closed) where we had purchased a ring for my wife 16 years ago. A jeweller in the Uk had tried to tell us it was a doublet. Anyway we took a wander in and were looking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Paul O
opalminded, Sales Excuetive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Paul, I am so happy to hear that you felt comfortable with my guidance and that I had the opportunity to share my knowledge and passion for opals with you. It is always exciting to meet someone who wants to know more about her...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic store and selection. Nice location to visit for a day trip. Kayleigh was great and super helpful!

Date of experience: September 2018
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opalminded, sales executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Welcome again, Thank you sincerely for your genuine recommendation and compliment! I cannot be happier that you found the perfect opal. I look forward to seeing you back at Opal Mined when you are next in Sydney. Warm regards, Kayleigh

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I fell in love with the opals at Opal Minded on their website, I knew I wanted my opal from here. My saleswoman Kayleigh was so great to work with. She was patient and walked me through the whole store, showing me all different options....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Stephanie, Thank you sincerely for your genuine recommendation and authentic comments! It was my great pleasure to walk you through our collection and store and to help you decide on that exquisite boulder opal ring that looked breathtaking on! I cannot be happier that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Opal Shopping for Grand daughters and was somewhat ignorant on opals. Miranda patiently explained the differences between the gem stones! What a double and triple was. I never felt rushed or pushed to purchase! Ended up purchasing some exquisite earrings! Plan to go back later...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank nancyf913
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nancy, Thank for taking the time to write such a lovely review and thank you again for shopping with us twice within one day. It was a real pleasure working with you and finding the pieces perfect for you and your family members. Those...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Simply professional. And patient enough to guide me through the "opal story". I bought two beautiful pieces and my wife and daughter loved them. Will come back one day.More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jerzy B
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Bujnowski, Thank you very much for your kind comments. I was very glad that we found the perfect pendants for your wife and daughter. I am sure they will be very pleased to see you return home with beautiful Australian gifts. I hope...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Visited looking to get an idea of opals for a pendant. Kaleigh educated us and helped us not only learn, but decide on an exquisite opal which is perfect for us. She's sketching some options for us on how to make the stone into a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank orcajellyfish
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Emily, Thank for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is a real pleasure to be working with you to make the perfect setting to match that exquisite boulder opal you chose. It was lovely to meet your two gorgeous well-behaved...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We highly appreciate the experience we had in the Sydney store of Opal Minded. Kaleigh O‘Connor was very helpful, offering good information about opals in general and professional advice for the purchase of opal jewellery.More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank pekremo
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Jean, I can’t thank you enough for your kind review of Opal Minded and myself. It was my absolute pleasure to guide you through the different types of opals. I am so pleased we found the perfect opal ring and pendant to remember your...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Ember was spectacular! She showed me so many amazing opals of all colors, sizes and shapes, every one unique and brilliant in its own right. After two trips to the store to think about just the right one, we found the opal ring that was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Vickisadventures
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The staff is very friendly and eager to show you their extensive and impressive selection of fine jewelry. We wanted a ring in rose gold instead of yellow gold, and they immediately agreed to reset it, no problem. They’ve got an incredible amount of inventory...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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DM19742015
20 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
1 May 2017|
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Response from ReniaB | 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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