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W Hamond Original Whitby Jet Shop

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Address: 112 Church Street, Whitby Y022 4DE, England
Phone Number: 44 (0)1947 603 330
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9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Nice for something special

Not cheap but high quality. Lots of choice and some unusual designs. Staff are helpful and friendly too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Not cheap but high quality. Lots of choice and some unusual designs. Staff are helpful and friendly too.

Thank the-lavender-house
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Took a jet stud earing back to get a replacement butterfly. It was taken to the back office, and when it was brought back, the jet was no longer attached to the stud. I was advised to return the following day for the repair to be made as no technician was available. On doing so the jeweller told me it... More 

4 Thank PJB1983
Dundee, United Kingdom
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350 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This high end jewellery store specialising in Whitby Jet, also has a first class café on the first floor, traditional menu, waitress service, good food, well worth a visit.

Thank menubuster
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Firstly, take NO notice of the proposed delivery date on the website when placing an order. The item that was ordered was proposed to be delivered within 24 hours, the day after ordering i receive an e-mail stating the item needs to be made which would take 3 days. (Don't get me wrong, the fact the item is hand crafted... More 

2 Thank Martin B
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251 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I had my heart set on some Whitby jet for a special anniversary gift. We had always admired the various shops displaying it but to be perfectly honest W Hammond is the creme de la creme of shops. The young lady assistant was so kind, helpful and sweet without being pushy at all. She allowed me to try on the... More 

1 Thank paradisas_lady
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It was my first visit to Whitby and I wanted to buy a piece of jet jewellery. I wasn`t sure where to find the shop but I went down the steps and there it was! A high quality shop with very helpful and friendly staff. I bought a pair of earrings - lovely quality, beautifully packed up for me with... More 

1 Thank leedsmum123
Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This is a great shop!! Loads of lovely Whitby Jet (and other stone) jewellery to chose from. Problem is it is just TOO hard to chose and could quite easily spend a fortune!! I purchased a beautiful necklace, I love it, and although it cost me a small fortune I'm so glad I made the choice. Staff lovely and helpful.... More 

1 Thank little-miss-magic1
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Have made several purchases here and have always been pleased with what I've bought. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly. I damaged a ring I'd bought there and it was repaired very much to my satisfaction. The fact that I live abroad was not a problem and the ring was posted to me after repair. Alterations I've had done... More 

1 Thank TimSherlock
Chester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I love W. Hamond shop as I have a weakness for jet jewellery, and a lovely husband who doesn't complain about my 'habit'! However, the tea room upstairs is another really good reason to visit! It's probably a little more expensive than some of the other places in Whitby to have a drink and rest aching feet, but it's well... More 

4 Thank WanderlustGotMe
sunderland tyne and wear
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

At last I found Hamonds in Whitley Bay. Its so easy to find its just at the bottom of the steps which lead to the church on the hill. I have a few jet pieces and wanted to see this shop. Its a lovely shop and because of the lovely Turquoise and amber pendants which they sold I bought one... More 

2 Thank June T

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