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Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery

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Wonderful service

Owner was present, was clearly passionate about perfume, and really helpful. Has clearly put a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JosephJWStewart
Fall in Love in this place and the perfumes ๐Ÿ˜

The beauty expert on what makes the perfect fragrance and the magical, mysterious and stunning... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
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Fragrifert Parfumeur, The Victorian Perfumery, is a mini-museum and perfume emporium in one. All perfumes are made by me, Francesco van Eerd, and are created using time honoured techniques and with a high percentage of natural materials. Just as...more
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1 Upland Road | Kelburn, Wellington 6012, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Owner was present, was clearly passionate about perfume, and really helpful. Has clearly put a great deal of effort into his business, and his shop is rather like stepping into a different world. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The beauty expert on what makes the perfect fragrance and the magical, mysterious and stunning place. You need to visit this place!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank enjoy good l
NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hello 'enjoy good!', I couldn't have said it better myself. I (obviously) wholeheartedly agree, and am very pleased that you liked it as well. Thanks for your vote of confidence! Best regards, Francesco

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

A truly wonderful experience. We did not know what to expect and were enchanted by the ambience and Francesco the perfumeur. Step into another world. Loved it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jacksprat647
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Before we visited the spring festival at the Wellington Botanic Gardens (another 'must do' btw) we popped into Fragifert Parfumier. What a lovely unexpected treat. We were shown how the perfume was made in the same way as Victorian times by the Proprietor who looked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you very much Yorkshire Teabag for your kind words. I am always striving to make the experience even better for my visitors, and your feedback is much appreciated. Kind regards, Francesco

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Was a while ago since we were there , you walk in takes you back to a time before lovely fragrance smell , me wife loves one particular and hopes to find it online

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank sandycarol2018
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This place is wonderful my wife and I spend over two hours in there smelling all the perfumes ,itโ€™s a wonderful place and very interesting .

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 944paulined
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Even if you are not particularly interested in perfumes, it is worth the trip as the decor and reconstruction is amazing and museum like quality. Of course the choice of scents is mind blowing, a strong connexion with the town of Grasse, the world's perfume...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mennito
Reviewed 28 June 2018

we spent a lot of time in the perfumery, great place, loved it, the video and the layout of the rooms were exemplary, our host told us the history all very fascinating.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank dajarranz2012
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

After a trip on the car and a coffee from the cafe admiring the view, step back in time and take in a truely unique experience. Learn about the ancient skill and become swept up in his passion for his craft. Select a favourite fragrance...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank AndrewS9312
Reviewed 29 April 2018

After a quick Cable car trip in Wellington, at the top was a great little coffee shop but even better was an actual Parfumeur. My previous problem with perfume has been that after 30 minutes there is no scent left. Doesn't matter how expensive or...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank time2escape
NoseFrancescovanEerd, Owner at Fragrifert Parfumeur Victorian Perfumery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you time2escape for your review. I am delighted to hear that my creation is bringing you so much enjoyment. Long may it last! (and does, as you have discovered :-) ) Francesco

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