Listing ID: JT067

About the business

New Price NZ$445,000 +vat (Was NZ$480,000 +vat)

This is the only optical store of its kind in the Cook Islands. An independently owned and operated full scope optometry practice in Rarotonga.

A very well-established, turn-key business with excellent client loyalty, location and optometrist onsite!

Here is an opportunity to acquire a well-established turn-key optometrist practice that can suit a person that is not an optician.

Eyes On Rarotonga has been operating since 1997 and is the only one of its kind in the Cook Islands

Excellently located in the heart of Rarotonga’s busy commercial centre, this reputable well-respected business has been serving the Cook Islands community from the same prime location in the main retail complex of Avarua since 2011.

For the last 24 years, the business has been providing great customer service to meet the needs of the public and has proved a very stable business during Covid.

Catering for both tourist and local markets with comprehensive eye exams, prescription services, contact lens fittings and optical sales and manufacturing.  A full-scope practice complete with modern optical equipment, database software, and an excellent client base.  

The current owner is an optometrist with qualified optometrist on staff, offering a new owner freedom to choose as much or as little participation as they wish.

The leased shop space features retail area, large examination room, and a separate workshop/storage room. New owner can negotiate favourable lease terms.

The perfect lifestyle business for a person wanting to enjoy life in the tropics or an optician looking to acquire a profitable optometrist practice and interested in work/life balance.

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Rarotonga Optometrist Business For Sale

Top Features At A Glance

Area Profile

Avarua is the main town and busy commercial centre in the north of the island of Rarotonga, and is the national capital of the Cook Islands.  In the Central Business District you will find a hub of stores and businesses including 3 banks, 2 supermarkets, a petrol service station, 2 warehouses, Police Station, Post Office, Courthouse, Cinema, and the largest Saturday market on the island ‘Punanga Nui’ near the commercial port at Avatiu Harbour. 

CITC Avarua Shopping Centre is Rarotonga’s main retail complex. Here you will find CITC Main Store Avarua, Rarotonga’s largest and most prominent department store, CITC Pharmacy, The Lucky Rooster Cafe, Eyes On Rarotonga, Vodafone Cook Islands outlet, Avis Rent A Car and a few other boutique stores that combined bring busy foot traffic and loyal customers.

Eyes Of Rarotonga is extremely well positioned between ANZ Bank and CITC Main Store & Pharmacy. Situated right next door is The Lucky Rooster Eatery, one of Avarua’s most busiest cafes with terrace seating adjacent the shopfront. There is an off-street parking facility for shoppers which gives clients easy access.


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