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W Hamond Original Whitby Jet Shop

Opens in 5 min: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Impromptu visit

We dropped by this place for the tearoom before ascending the 199 steps. The lady behind the... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
A 'must have' when you visit Whitby

The words Whitby and Jet are synonymous, you can't go away without owning at least one piece of... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Grove, Oklahoma
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Sep 28, 2018
“Impromptu visit”
Nov 5, 2017
“A 'must have' when you visit Whitby”
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Hamond Original Whitby Jet Shop 112 Church Street, Whitby YO22 4DE, England
+44 1947 603330
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

We dropped by this place for the tearoom before ascending the 199 steps. The lady behind the counter was incredibly accommodating - we asked if she could do an afternoon tea later in the day for three (with one vegan). She said without hesitation that...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

The words Whitby and Jet are synonymous, you can't go away without owning at least one piece of Jet! After our 2nd visit in 14 years, I now own two lovely pieces. The latest is a replica of the Abby window. Beautiful! We chose W....More

Thank skmorton45
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

There are many lovely jet shops in whitby nicer and more choice than this one which have much more reasonable prices for the same pieces. Also a very snooty middle aged blonde woman turned her nose up at us when we asked for an opal...More

Thank jess m
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Go in and browse. The staff is most helpful. The jet is high quality and is guaranteed. Excellent selection.

Thank Avasgram
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Friendly staff that seemed happy for us to wander in, ask questions and generally treat the place as the historic shop that it proudly is. Some charming mementos and curios.

Thank zchug
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Called in yesterday, with my husband, for the first time after a recommendation from my daughter. It didn't disappoint, the tea room was warm and cozy, the staff were really friendly, and the latte coffee delicious. We both had sandwiches, that were really good, followed...More

Thank SuzanneH2196
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the apartment above the shop with friends for New Year and the shop staff couldn't have been more helpful looking after keys & even posting back a pair of sunglasses that we left. We also bought a set of earrings and necklace...More

Thank 715jacquib
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Pleasant staff. Nice laid back atmosphere. Decent space round table. WiFi wouldn't work though. All in all recommended

Thank TerryTapper
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The tea room is through to the back and then upstairs. Very relaxed atmosphere and plenty of room for couples or families. Only tried the 'gunpowder green tea' which was very nice but didn't try the food. Free wifi is available however the connection is...More

Thank 658joelc
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

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

1  Thank the-lavender-house
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