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Holmans Bookshop & Stationers


Located on Whitby’s West Cliff, within Whitby’s Premier Shopping Streets, visit Holmans Bookshop & Stationers, located in Skinner Street, in the popular holiday resort of Whitby, North Yorkshire.

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Michael & Angela O'Connor
01947 602372
19-21 Skinner Street
North Yorkshire
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More about Holmans Bookshop & Stationers

Located on Whitby’s West Cliff, Holmans Bookshop (Whitby’s only independent family-run Bookshop, established over 100 years) is located in the heart the busy and popular shopping area, Skinner Street, within a picturesque and Grade II listed building. It’s well worth a visit and people return time and time again. Why not pop in and discover why?

Holmans Bookshop really is a treasure trove of great shopping, with three floors to discover. There are books for all ages, including maps and guidebooks too and there’s a terrific selection of stationery items to choose from. Traditional toys and games adorn the shelves and a wonderful range of cuddly toys and an extensive range of quality jigsaws too, and in particular, Holmans stock jigsaws with themes (such as ‘Whitby Harbour’).

Holmans is known to be the best independent card shop in the town, having a huge range for any kind of anniversary or celebration. The friendly and helpful staff will make you feel special. It’s the perfect antidote to stressful high street shopping.

  • Level 1 – Newspapers and Stationery, national daily papers and magazines and high quality stationery items etc.
  • Level 2 -  (downstairs) Greetings cards, gift wrap etc.
  • Level 3 – Bookshop, with a huge and comprehensive range of best sellers, local interest publications and maps, CDs and DVDs. High Quality Jigsaws (by Gibsons, Falcon and Ravensburger) can be viewed in the extensive Shop Window display along with toys, books etc.
  • Friendly and helpful staff within Whitby’s only independent, family run book shop & stationers
  • Perfect shopping trip for daily newspapers, gifts etc.
  • Excellent next-day book ordering service if what you require is not in stock. National Book Tokens (accepted and sold too)

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