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Our 12th time on the island and this store always a must!

Bergman's is a reputable quality store specializing in Cook Islands Black pearls. When we first... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
I Am Addicted

I cannot depart from the Cook Islands without several stops at Bergman and Sons. The MOST beautiful... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
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You'll find in this store the largest collection of natural and cultured pearls on the Cook Islands, in the form of rings, earrings, strands and loose pearls.
Avarua, Cook Islands
+682 21 902
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 August 2012

This is a ladies delight in this shop, get your stunning black pearls and beautiful jewellery from here, staff were lovely and very helpful, this is a MUST VISIT for all.

3  Thank Michelle L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The store has a huge selections of pearls but be careful. Do price comparisons at other jewelry stores in town. They are not easy to deal with if you want to return something. Be aware they are affiliated with the Beachcomber Pearl Market which has...More

2  Thank Anita P
lukeb2011, Director of Sales at Bergman & Sons, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2016

Anita, I find your review most surprising. You were unhappy with a purchase at the pearl market and I offered (without you asking) to give you a credit on that piece against the earrings you were looking at, at Bergman & Sons. I was under...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Bergman's is a reputable quality store specializing in Cook Islands Black pearls. When we first started going to the island and learning about black pearls I was hesitant where to shop and whether I was getting value for my money. In the last 10 years...More

1  Thank holidayfuncalgary
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I cannot depart from the Cook Islands without several stops at Bergman and Sons. The MOST beautiful pearls and wonderful,creative designs. Great and very helpful service. I know I will be back to shop. Thank You Luke and Ben

1  Thank philandcandi
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We did not end up buying anything because the pearls were out of our price range. The staff were helpful and knowledgeable. I found some really lovely pearls but apparently my tastes are nicer than my wallet.

Thank legallyred
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Wife bought pearl necklace which was reasonably priced. Even though they don't have their own black pearl farm like other stores, they had good selection and prices. We compared prices and selection with many other stores like Moana Gems, Farm Direct Pearls, Goldmine, and Tokerau...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Before we embarked the pearl shopping, we asked the locals about the good reputable place to buy a pearl (I did not want to get a junky one, but a proper quality one), and this place was the first recommendation they have given us. The...More

1  Thank Young Sil B
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This a quality reputable fashion forward jewelry shop. The shop is llocated at cook's corner where the bus stops in town. It always surprises me when I go in each time they have new designs! The prices vary from economical to high end one of...More

2  Thank holidayfuncalgary
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The quality and design of the beautiful jewellery in this shop is superb, and the service is 2nd to none. So, so happy with my purchases and I will definitely be back for more!

1  Thank RosemaryC1142
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I was lucky enough to get to shop for some famous South Seas pearls while in Rarotonga. After running around to at least 10,9ther jewelers we ended up at Bergman's. The selection and quality were by far the best we saw and the customer service...More

Thank Denise P
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Over the years that we have been to Raro my wife has bought black pearls from a few different places but the last two trips we have been to Bergmans. This business is so professional and the staff so knowledgeable and helpful we felt totally...More

Thank merlot1
Reviewed 28 January 2016

It is such an indulgence to visit Bergman and Sons at Cooks Corner. The amazing range of Cook Islands pearls in such a stunning array of colours is a visual feast. Ben's designs are incredible with a variety of styles. The staff are knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank Julie C
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