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Address: Perfume shop - Cook's Corner | Factory - Panama, before airport, Avarua, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 682 25238
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Description: Rarotonga is so lucky to be surrounded by the most beautiful flowers in...
Rarotonga is so lucky to be surrounded by the most beautiful flowers in the world. The scents, starting at sunrise, and never ending have to be smelt to be believed. We make here the most delicate of perfumes, complimentary body cosmetics, candles. Finally our local fruit liqueurs bring flavor as well as scents to the palate.Our Factory in Panama welcomes you and shows you how our various products are made, whilst in the Cook's Corner we have our famous Fudge Factory! Try an ice cream with chocolate fudge sauce!
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Definitely worth a visit

Lots of perfumes etc made from native flowers. Gorgeous scents. Staff very helpful and friendly. Certainly spent some money here !

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Lovely little shop tucked away off the main street, went here to try their fudge, was yummy, especially the mango and coconut, brought few other souvenirs as well

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Lakewood, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

The owner of Manuia Beach Resort took me to this little shop off the main road, hidden away. There is another store in town, but this location is close to the airport. Lots of yummy lotions and potions in island fragrances such as coconut (nu), gardenia, and jasmine. In addition, there are candles, soaps, and other wonderfully scented items to... More 

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Auckland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Lots of perfumes etc made from native flowers. Gorgeous scents. Staff very helpful and friendly. Certainly spent some money here !

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

The fragrances alone are inviting. A magical wee store to visit. Lovely gifts, beautiful ice creams with home made cones, fudges, oh so tempting, i wanted more..... Lovely staff, a must do when visiting Rarotonga, you won't be disappointed, promise you!!!

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PerfumeRarotonga, Owner at Perfumes of Rarotonga, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We're glad that you left with some of our happiness. See you again soon! More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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189 reviews 189 reviews
97 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The little shop right next to the main start/stopping point for the clockwise and anti-clockwise buses. They sell perfumes, lotions, creams, souvenirs as well as lovely ice creams and locally produced fudge. Samples are available to try before you buy. Just the thing before getting on you bus back to your accommodation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited the store and found the wonderful sweet smelling frangipani mist, disappointing I got the last bottle and would have liked more. Also enjoyed some delicious fudge

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North Shore City, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

It may seem like a strange combination but they make gorgeous fragrances and body lotions from local flowers and fruit and they also have a great range of very rich home made fudges.

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PerfumeRarotonga, Owner at Perfumes of Rarotonga, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your visit! We try to delight the senses - smell, taste, visual and touch! And hopefully you managed to take some of these experiences home with you. Many thanks. More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

While the scents here are very rich, I came away with the Vanilla Coconut Perfume which I love! I also bought some Coconut Oil which doesn't seem to like the NZ climate, not hot enough here!

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PerfumeRarotonga, Owner at Perfumes of Rarotonga, responded to this review

Kia Orana. Sorry New Zealand is so cold! Just pop your coconut oil bottle in some warm water and it will come back to the clear liquid you were expecting. It solidifies at about 16C I'm afraid! More 

Tinonee, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I had come across the Perfumes of Rarotonga when researching things to do on my upcoming trip. I was really excited to visit because I have been after some natural perfumes. I had the intention of buying quite a few perfumes to take home. I first went to the factory. I wandered around and checked it all out but the... More 

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for black pearl jewelry, this is the place to go. Very large selection with great variety of designs and wide range of prices.

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