Sell my Datejust

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Experience a truly personalised and stress-free way of parting with your Rolex Datejust at The Watch Exchange. We appreciate the worth and sentiment of each Rolex Datejust and understand the gravity of the decision to sell such a treasured timepiece. We are here to make your experience seamless, secure, and rewarding.

How to sell your Datejust

1. Complete our form

Complete our form to start the process. We aim to reply within 48 hours.

2. Visit our shop

Bring your watch, with proof of purchase, to our store in Mayfair.

3. Watch inspection

We will inspect your watch and offer a guaranteed fair price.

4. Get paid!

Accept our offer or choose to part-exchange. Get paid within an hour!

Our reputation as one of the top luxury watch buyers ensures that you will receive the best value for your Rolex. When you choose us, you are not just selling your Rolex Datejust—you’re trusting us with a piece of your legacy. Let us honour that trust with the highest level of service and satisfaction.

Important Features Of A Sellable Rolex Datejust

Every Rolex Datejust tells its own story through a collection of distinctive features that define its value. The condition of the watch plays a significant role, including the state of its dial, bezel, bracelet, and the case. Originality is a critical aspect as well, and watches with original parts and finishes often have higher value. The watch’s age and rarity also factor into its worth. Special edition models or vintage timepieces often fetch higher prices. Lastly, the watch’s documentation, including its original box, manual, and warranty card, can significantly increase its value.

Why Sell Your Rolex Datejust To The Watch Exchange?

At The Watch Exchange, we put the customer at the heart of every transaction. Our ethos is centred around providing an exceptional customer service experience, from the initial greeting to the final farewell. We believe in taking our customers on an enjoyable journey—one that is marked by transparency, security, and immediate payment. By engaging directly with you, we cut out the middleman, ensuring a seamless, in-person process. Our top priority is the safety and satisfaction of our customers. Trust us to deliver a superior selling experience and absolute guarantee of payment.

Learn More About The Rolex Datejust

What’s The History Of The Rolex Datejust?

Introduced in 1945 to celebrate Rolex’s 40th anniversary, the Datejust was the first automatic, waterproof chronometer wristwatch to display the date through a window on the dial. Its timeless design and functional innovation have made it a classic in the world of luxury watches.

Do Rolex Datejust Watches Hold Their Value?

Yes, Rolex Datejust watches are known for maintaining, and often increasing, their value over time. This is largely due to Rolex’s reputation for quality, the timeless design of the Datejust, and the enduring demand for these watches.

Why Are Rolex Datejust So Expensive?

The high price of a Rolex Datejust is a reflection of the high-quality materials used, meticulous craftsmanship, and the brand’s strong reputation for precision and durability. Every Rolex watch undergoes rigorous testing and quality control procedures, ensuring a top-notch product.

What’s My Rolex Datejust Worth?

The value of your Rolex Datejust depends on various factors like the model, its condition, age, rarity, and if you have the original box and documents. Special editions or vintage models can command higher prices. We recommend getting an appraisal to accurately determine its worth.

How Can You Spot A Fake Rolex Datejust?

Identifying a fake Rolex Datejust involves looking for signs like poorly executed logos, misspelt text, cheap weight, and inconsistencies in the movement. Genuine Rolex watches have very precise and high-quality craftsmanship.

Is It Time To Sell My Rolex Datejust?

The right time to sell your Rolex Datejust depends on personal circumstances and market conditions. If you need quick liquidity, wish for a change, or market trends suggest high demand for your model, it could be a good time to sell.

Are Rolex Datejust Watches Hard To Find?

While demand often outpaces supply for new Rolex Datejust watches, making them harder to find in retail stores, the pre-owned market frequently has a variety of models available.

Who Wears Rolex Datejust?

The Rolex Datejust has been worn by a multitude of influential personalities, from civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. to tennis star Roger Federer. Its timeless elegance appeals to a wide audience, from world leaders to sports personalities.

Are Rolex Datejust Watches Waterproof?

Yes, Rolex Datejust watches are waterproof up to 100 metres due to their Oyster cases. This makes them suitable for swimming and snorkelling, but they’re not recommended for deep-sea diving.

How Do You Adjust The Time On Rolex Datejust Watches?

To adjust the time on a Rolex Datejust, you need to unscrew the winding crown and pull it out to the second notch. You can then turn the crown clockwise or counterclockwise to set the time. Push the crown back in and screw it tight to ensure waterproofness.

Sell your Datejust In Four Simple Steps

Sell your watch hassle-free. Fill out our form to sell and get a quick valuation. We offer same-day payments for sellers ensuring a smooth, transparent transaction with no surprises.

We’ve bought over 10,000 luxury watches from happy sellers


Get to know The Watch Exchange London

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For over 15 years, we have valued and bought some of the biggest names in the watch industry, including Rolex. Our highly skilled team of watch buyers will thoroughly inspect your Rolex watch before making a fair offer. We tend to buy luxury timepieces worth between £500 and £500,000. 

If you accept our offer, we’ll complete the hassle-free payment process in under 60 minutes. We aim to make your watch selling journey as smooth as possible, taking a delicate process and turning it into a favourable one.

  • Family business in Mayfair’s exclusive Burlington Arcade.
  • Experts in valuing Rolex, Cartier, and other leading brands.
  • Bought over 10,000 watches and counting!
  • 15 years of experience in making fair offers and valuations.
  • Trusted by high-profile clients.
  • 100% secure and quick payments.

Quick & simple

We keep our exchange process quick and easy, so you can get an offer as soon as possible.

Expert watch buyers

With over 15 years of experience, we’ve bought over 10,000 watches and counting!

Experienced valuations

Our team is highly qualified and experienced. The price we offer you is fair and based on a full inspection.

Same-day payment

Accept our offer or part-exchange. We’ll send payment to your bank in less than 60 minutes.

Value your watch at our shop in Burlington Arcade, London

Our watch shop is located at 23 Burlington Arcade, Mayfair, London, W1J 0PR. We’re open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and take hourly appointments from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on these days.

Sell my Datejust