Best Telescope

At Love the Night Sky, we think making recommendations for the best telescopes is important. Our 'best telescope' pages are split by year, price and function.

Best Telescope for Beginners
Getting the right start in astronomy is, as with most hobbies, important for success. It can make the difference between[...]
Best Telescope to See Planets – Your Complete Guide
Sometimes the beauty of the planets just grabs you and won't put you down. If you have a love of observing[...]
How Much Does a Good Telescope Cost?
It's almost impossible to work out what you should pay for a good telescope. To help out, we've done the research and these are the results...
Best Telescope for Astrophotography
The goal of many backyard astronomers is to eventually get into astrophotography. This is neither a cheap nor easy hobby, but we can help you with the first step: deciding on the best telescope for astrophotography.
Best Cheap Telescope for Astronomers on a Budget
Many people are put off from starting astronomy because of the cost of a telescope. But, today's cheap telescopes will give you great views of the planets and brighter night sky objects. We review four of the best cheap telescopes to get your hobby started at a low cost.
Best Telescope for Seeing Deep Space Objects
Many backyard astronomers like to specialize in deep space objects. If your favorite objects are faint and distant galaxies, then our review of the best telescopes for deep space objects will help you choose the perfect scope for your budget.
5 Best Telescopes for Kids
Buying a telescope for children needs thinking about differently from buying our own. In this simple guide, we share what you need to think about and our view of the best five telescopes for kids.
Best Telescopes of 2018
Choosing the best telescope for astronomy is the most important challenge facing us backyard astronomers. Out comprehensive 2018 guide to the best telescopes will help you make the perfect choice.