“Make sure you try Sitting Pretty Babysitters – We reviewed the company in a previous magazine and found them to be a truly brilliant service with lovely experienced child carers. The whole service was top-notch from start to finish. A Sitting Pretty sitter will call before the booking to introduce themselves. They are effortlessly brilliant with the kids and will even do the ironing while the little ones are in bed-guaranteed! Sitting Pretty Babysitters offers the very best in child care that North London has to offer. If you needed a reason to go out, now you have one!”
Families North London Magazine – Issue 93
“Our children really like Betti. Thank you.”
Golders Green 08-23
“Renata is lovely, the kids loved her, she took them out to the park so they had a fab time. Thanks for another great babysitter!”
Swiss Cottage 08-23
“The kids absolutely loved Ros, they said she was so much fun and begged to have her again. I’ve been told she’s a music drama extraordinaire! Will be in touch when back to book another date.
We were very happy with Rhoda and would definitely have her again. Many thanks for supplying really great sitters.
Winchmore Hill. 08-23
Yes we would be happy to have Yasmin again. She was lovely and very good at ironing!
Barons Court 08-23
Eva was fantastic! We/our child absolutely loved her!
Holloway Road -08-23
Finella was great! New joint favourite with Olga for us, she’s lovely thank you.
Our baby really liked Jodie. She was really good!
We would be happy to have Yasmin again. Lovely lady, very kind and firm when she needs to be.
We loved Jodie. In fact my son said that she is his new favourite!
Thank you so much Sitting Pretty, for sorting out Jodie to babysit last night. The kids adored her, and we were so pleased to have an evening out!
Belsize Park 06-23
Olga was great and the boys really liked her. Would highly recommend her.
Renata was absolutely fantastic – she was so naturally engaging with our children. We would happily have her babysit again for us on our next trip to London. Thank you for your services.
Family – Florida 04-23
I just wanted to write and say a massive thanks for organising Lenka for us – she was brilliant. The kids were comfortable immediately and she was just super lovely.
Family – Jordan – The Marriott Hotel 04-23
Olga was very warm and capable with the kids!
Queens Park 04-23
I just wanted to let you know that our little girl had the best time with Dudi on Saturday. We loved having her and look forward to seeing her again.
Amanda was fabulous, we felt very comfortable with her.
Parsons Green 03-23
Our children still rave about Renata!
Bounds Green 02-23
Lucy was great. we wish we could have her every day.
Bow Road 02-23
We were very happy with Shikiera and would happily have her again thank very much.
Thanks again for your help with finding us Lucy last minute. She’s lovely and did a fab job with the boys, so thank you.
Putney Bridge 01 23
We would be very happy to use Julia again. She was professional, thoughtful, great with the children (who also gave positive feedback) and she had tidied the children’s toys and our pots and pans when we had returned home. An absolute star!
Julia was lovely and very professional. Would be very happy to have her babysit again.
Belsize Park 11-22
Gagan had the boys under control within minutes and had built a rapport with them.
Yes absolutely we would have Rhoda again. She was great.
Belsize Park 10-22
Our kids loved Florence!
Rhoda is a really a really nice lady! The kids liked her and she was very polite!
Hampstead 10 -22
Olga is lovely. We had trialled a few weekend nannies without any success so I am really appreciating your lovely babysitters.
Parsons Green 10-22
Csilla was brilliant, we’d happily use her again.
Winchmore Hill 09-22
Lydia was great and we would love to have her again.
Renata was fantastic!
Finsbury Park 09-22
Renata was brilliant we would gladly have her again!
Amanda was amazing and we would love to have her back!
Earls Court 09-22
Lauren was awesome!
St Johns Wood 09-22
Very happy to have Rhoda again, she was really friendly and made us feel our child would be safe with her.
Crystal Palace 09-22
Yasmin was amazing, our child had a great time with her here. She was very creative and kind when playing with him.
Earls Court 08-22
We would absolutely have Diana again, our little girl adored her. She was great!
Veronika was great! Proactive knowledgeable and energetic.
Maida Vale 07-22
“Cristin was absolutely delightful. My younger daughter very much enjoyed her company during the evening. Thank you for arranging that booking. We have now returned to Australia but will certainly be in touch again in the future if needed.”
“Molly was lovely and we’d be happy to use her again.”
Belsize Park 06-22
We would be happy to use Rhoda again. in fact my daughter asked if she could be the one to come next time.
Mariel was absolutely lovely and happy to have her babysit our daughter again
Bethnal Green 06-22
Mariel has been amazing!
Marie was great and a big hit with hit with the kids!
We would definitely use Olga again she was great with our daughter.
Cristin was great, my boys loved her, and we’d be very happy to use her again.
Baker Street 06-22
Susy was great, the kids had a lovely time with her thank you.
Belsize Park 05-22
Kasia was lovely I would love to have her again in the future. Thank you for your excellent service!
Belsize Park 11-21
Rhoda was great we would love to have her again please.
St Johns Wood 11-21
Rhoda was great. The kids really liked her – We would use her again.
We were so happy with Gagan! It was the first time the kids had stayed with someone they didn’t know and they were so relaxed and happy in her care. We will definitely be in touch for future bookings. Thanks!
Putney Bridge 10-21
Ana seemed lovely was on time and communicated well.
West Hampstead 10-21
Ellie was excellent and great with our rescue dog too.
Ellie was great! We’d be so happy to have her back.
Dudi is amazing, as I believe you mentioned before. We’d love for her to babysit our child again.
Bethnal Green 09-21
Kasia was lovely and kind to my son, he was asleep when we got home and, as she had said, all was fine. It was lovely to see them playing as we left and she even got him to brush his teeth!
We were very happy with Karolina. The kids really liked her. We’d definitely be happy to use her again.
Bounds Green 7-21
We LOVED Mariah. She was brilliant and we’d be super happy to have her again anytime.
The babysitting booking went very well. Telma was great and my child took to her really well and we would definitely use Telma again.
Baker street 06-21
We loved Molly and would absolutely have her again! Pleased do put her at the top of our favourites list.
Telma was wonderful- really proactive and helpful eg: I was so rushed finishing work late/trying to get ready, she automatically jumped in to help tidy up after Piper’s supper. And fantastic she lives so local – My husband even walked her home as he needed to walk the dog anyway . Would welcome her back.
Maida Vale 06-21
Kanika was great my kids had a lot of fun with her and really liked her. I am traveling then we are going away over the next few weeks, but would love to use her again!
Gloucester Road 02-20
We would be happy to have Jess again, she was great. Thanks for helping us out at the last minute, we really appreciate it.
Queens Park 02-20
Hello! The booking was fantastic. Thank you so much for setting it up. We loved having Abbey as a sitter and would be so happy to have her babysit again. We felt she really connected with the kids and was very professional. Thanks!
Holland Park 02-20
Sherelle was absolutely lovely and would definitely like to hire her again in the future! Very good find and C…. had so much fun with her.
Definitely she was very kind and C…. enjoyed her time with Angelica.
Turnpike Lane 11-19
Kasia was lovely and yes please add her to my preferred babysitters along with Gagan. Thanks so much as always.
Parsons Green 10-19
Hi our booking went very well and we were all really happy to meet Olivia. She was great and the children were very happy.
West Norwood 09-19
Csilla was great. Delighted with the service as usual – thanks.
Muswell Hill 09-19
Melissa was lovely and very proactive. Thank you for sorting rather last minute.
Elouise was brilliant, C….. was so excited she was an actress. Also she asked, is there anything you would like me to do, washing up, ironing? Nearly died with excitement. Next time we might say yes to that question. Kids liked her, she was polite, punctual, would use her again.
Crystal Palace 05-19
We would definitely would be happy to have her again. My girls really liked her and felt very comfortable with her.
Golders Green 05-19
Naomi was fab, please keep her as a favourite up there with Maria and Kasia!
West Hampstead 01-19
Karolina was fantastic and we would happily have her again. Many thanks for sending us another excellent babysitter.
Bounds Green 09-18
Zoe was lovely with T…. Very professional and caring. Thank you.
Westcombe Park 08-18
We were very happy with Megan. She was very easy to deal with and was very enthusiastic and made us feel at ease quickly. We got regular updates from her and she was really helpful with the dog too. We would definitely have her back and would consider using her regularly if she has availability.
Kings Cross 08-18
Yes! Eva would be my number one choice going forward. Wonderful. Isobel adored her.
Yes Gagan was brilliant. Arrived to chaos and was good with the kids. Texted us to let us know when they went to sleep and when she got home. Would use her again.
Crystal Palace 06-18
Hi both me and my toddler really liked Kasia. She was really kind and gentle and we’d love to have her again. Thank you.
Bethnal Green 06-18
Raye was absolutely amazing, kids loved her!
East Putney 04-18
The kids adored Miriam!
Winchmore Hill 04-18
Ellie was great. The kids were very happy and comfortable and house was tidy when we came back. We hope to see her again.
Clapham South 04-18
Yes Iva was great and another person to add to my list of babysitters
London Fields 04-18
Rebecca was wonderful. Both children really enjoyed their evening with her.
Muswell Hill 03-18
Marie was great and Malcolm had a lot of fun with her. On Sunday he asked if mummy and daddy could go out again so his new friend Marie could come and play with him.
St Johns Wood 03-18
Ros was wonderful. Boys liked her a lot, good ironing and she cleared up beautifully after their supper.
Crouch end 02-18
Hi, Joanna was lovely and I would be happy to have her again. Was such a treat to get some rest. Thank you very much.
Rachel was a great big thumbs up!
Hi our booking went very well thank you. Karolina is lovely and Mollie took to her immediarely as did we. We would very much like to use her again. We will be in touch.
East Putney 01-18
Yes please – I thought Louisa was excellent, really friendly and understanding.
Winchmore Hill 01-18
It was great to have Hannah. My daughter has a strong interest in musical theatre too, so it was a good match!
Petra is lovely! We are so happy with how the babysitting went yesterday. The fit was really good with us. She is gentle and caring, understood our son fairly quickly and is very resourceful. She also did a great job with the ironing. Very positive feedback from our side!
Finchley Central 11-17
your service is always excellent and your sitters are great. Thanks
Hi the kids absolutely LOVED Louisa!! They said that Louisa is even better than our current after school nanny.
Winchmore Hill 10-17
Adriana last night was an incredible babysitter. I wanted to congratulate you on finding such a lovely girl. She immediately connected with my daughter.
Yes Grace was great with the kids and they really enjoyed having their bedtime stories with her. Happy to have her again.
I just wanted to say a huge thank you for helping us out last night.Melissa was wonderful and our son adored her on sight.You always have such brilliant people – I wish you arranged nannies too! Thanks again
Hi yes they were great. Emma is very nice and I felt comfortable leaving my crying baby with her! Ellie was also lovely and had the girls completely absorbed in her storytelling. They made a good team. X
Hi Yes, we had a great experience with Ellie and would love for her to watch our daughter next time we need a sitter.
Warwick Avenue 08-17
Yes! Charlotte was lovely, spoke to her prior to the booking, she was responsive during the evening and very friendly
We were very happy with Rachel and be more than happy to have her again. We were completely confident leaving the children with her.
I just wanted to let you know that Tara was really great! She really put B…… at ease before bedtime . She was confident, friendly and reassured me when we were out. When we came back, she had sorted out loads of the baby’s clothes and even managed to fit in some ironing on top of that. Would definitely want her to come back. We are going away for a month and a half but when we are back we’re sure to want her help. Thank you.
Baker Street 07-17
Yes Sophie was great, thank you! She was really calm when I was fretting getting everyone to bed and didn’t mind that I was a few mins late back. Would have her again. X
Kate was absolutely great. Really natural with the girls. She is clearly very experienced. We were very happy. Thank you.
D…. had a great time with Emma and would love to have her as a babysitter again. We really liked Emma as well – very mature and professional, is good with kids. No probs in recommending her to families.
I’ve found this an exceptional service. You’ve always found me someone and they’ve all been lovely. I highly recommend it to my friends.
We were very happy with Jackie on Sat night. She read bedtime stories to my 5 year old and all 3 kids really liked her. We would definitely like to book her again.
Bounds Green 05-17
I felt at ease as soon as I met Karolina
Chantelle was great. When Josh woke up on Sunday morning, she was the first person he asked for!
Hello – Rachel was terrific. We’d love to have her again. My son kept talking about the great time he’d had with her for the rest of the week.
East Finchley 02-17
I certainly would be very happy to have Ellie again. The children really enjoyed having her. They were full of praise about how she really talked to them and took an interest in them.
Muswell Hill 02-17
Rachel was super! J… loves her, so definitely we will ask her to come again!
Faith was amazing. Big hit with my daughter, big hit with me. Thank you.
West Hampstead 02-17
“I’ve used Jana on two occasions now and she has been wonderful. My 2 year old son took to her immediately. She was very warm and caring and seemed to enjoy interacting with him. I left the house on both occasions feeling confident that my son was in good hands and I’d be glad to book Jana in the future.”
K. Woodford Green 05-16
“We really liked Daniella a lot and so did the children! We would be more than happy to welcome her back anytime. ”
C. East Finchley 05-16
“Yes, we were very happy with Siobhan. She was lovely and friendly and the kids really loved her. I would definitely ask for her again.”
R. Bounds Green 05-16
“Tracey was great. She arrived on time and was very professional. We’s like to book her again…”
N. Lewisham 04-16
“My daughter loved her and would love to have her again She asked if she could be her nanny!”
L. Marble Arch 04-16
“We thought she was great, really engaged with …… and as it was our first time using a sitting service, she made us feel very comfortable going out leaving him. Thank you.”
C. Stroud Green. 04-16
“Emma was lovely. She was punctual, warm and very capable. Thank you”
Y. Pimlico 04-16
“Andrea was great, we would definitely be happy to have her again. Many thanks.”
S. Clapham. 04-16
“We would definitely book Petra again, our kids immediately warmed to her and we were happy to leave them with her.”
A. Putney 04-16
“You have such wonderful girls that work for you and your service has been such a god-send to us as parents who do not have any family in the UK. Thank you!!”
S. Swiss Cottage 03-16
“Melisa was totally wonderful. She is a complete pro. Thank you so much.”
O. Islington 03-16
“We would be very happy to have Petra again – she was most pleasant and has a lovely manner, she was great with the kids, also professional & sensible, she was very happy to listen to parents and confident in what she was doing.”
B. Barnet 02-16
“Daria was lovely – we would really like to have her back again. Our little girl absolutely loved her too.”
S. Queens Park 02-16
“I just wanted to send a quick note to say how happy I was with Louisa. She was very professional and really put me at ease with leaving …..with her”
R. Barnet 02-16
“Grace was great! We felt comfortable with her and would love to have her again.”
B. Dalston 02-16
“Thank you, Geraldine was really good with our son and I would happily have her again. She also cleaned up and kept the house really well for us. Many thanks.”
L. Kensington 02-16
“Dani is fab! She even brought books with her to read to the kids before they went to bed! My daughter woke up whilst we were out and she got her back to sleep!”
L. East Finchley 01-16
“Rhiannon was great, we would definitely be happy to have her again. She was professional and friendly and I felt confident leaving my children in her care.”
A. Highgate 11-15
“Just to say Abigail was delightful. We’d definitely love her again. Thank you!”
A. Bounds Green 10-15
“We really loved Ellen last week, she was fantastic with the kids and they thought that she was fab!”
M. Muswell Hill 10-15
“Aneta was wonderful thank you, we will definitely use her again.”
A. Southgate 09-15
“They loved her, she did a great job on Fri which is typically a tricky day with ballet drop off and kids tired at the end of the week, I was very impressed!”
J. Belsize Park 09-15
“Thank you for all your help over the past few years. Your service has been excellent.”
M. Queens Park 09-15
“Ilke was excellent, thank you. Quickly established a rapport with …..”
A. Greenwich 09-15
“Yes Hannah was absolutely wonderful. What a star babysitter, …….. loved her and her ironing was impeccable.”
A. East Finchley 09-15
“You have been of great help to us and gave us the piece of mind we needed to enjoy our nights out!”
L. Putney 09-15
“We were very happy with everyone you sent last week. Thank you so much, you find such great people.”
L. Islington 09-15
“I would just like to say that I think the service you provide is fantastic and the girls you employ have been fab. I will not hesitate in recommending your service in future.”
P. Enfield 09-15
“I wanted to let you know that we were very satisfied with Claire-Marie, who watched and played with our kids last Thursday. Her skills are amazing and the children loved her. We look forward to having her again as a baby sitter whenever there’s an opportunity in the coming weeks”
N. Islington. 09-15
“I had Adriana and she was brilliant. She gave me updates throughout the night and before I left I felt reassured by her. Overall I have had a very good experience with the company and the babysitters.”
“Hattie was absolutely great. The next morning our son was asking where she was and our ironing was all done. A perfect start to the week.”
L. Primrose Hill 08-15
“Lara was brilliant, fed the three of them and got them into bed in good time, the children really liked her too.”
C. Muswell Hill 07-15
“The booking went very well thanks and Erika was so lovely. She was a really warm person, very easy to get on with and was very confident in what she was doing so we were really happy to have her. Would love to have her again. Thanks!”
L. Mill Hill 06-15
“Thank you! All worked out so well. Valentina was amazing and I would love for her to babysit again.”
K. Hampstead. 06-15
“We were really impressed with Ellie and look forward to having her work with …. again.”
N. Stockwell 05-15
“Charlotte is lovely and got on with the kids well. She also lives very close (literally up the road) which is great. Would definitely be happy to have her again.”
F. Totteridge -5-15
“Renata was brilliant! My son immediately warmed to her, they had fun playing and I actually learnt a few tricks from her too. We’d love to have her sit again soon. She is such a pro and clearly loves kids. My husband and I left to dinner feeling totally confident.”
A. Bounds Green 4-15
“Slightly out of the blue, but my husband and I were talking about your company yesterday and saying how fabulous we think it is. Every sitter you have ever sent us has been friendly, completely competent and great with our children. I have no qualms about leaving them when we have one of your sitters and every confidence that they will be beautifully looked after.”
O. Islington 03-15
Very happy with Bebe. My baby became ill on her watch and she did an amazing job with her. Absolutely want to have her again.
C. Chelsea Harbour 03-15
We thought Csilla was fantastic and we would love to have her again. Her ironing was great too!
A. Highgate 03-15
“Rhoda was great and I look forward to having her again! On that note I would like to say that sitting pretty has exceeded my expectations, it has been a huge help and relief in our move and I am only sorry that I did not start using the service years ago!”
C. Clapham. 02-15
“I just wanted to thank you for your service. We’ve tried other babysitting agencies before but since trying ‘Sitting Pretty’ I wouldn’t go anywhere else. My son had become so anxious about having a babysitter that we had stopped going out. Now he looks forward to us going out so that he can see Hannah! Thanks for listening to my concerns and finding the perfect person for us. It has made all the difference in the world.”
R. Swiss Cottage 01-15
“Emma and Adriana have both been great. Punctual, with a lovely manner, I felt totally comfortable leaving my sleeping children in their care. They also both helped with ironing which was hugely appreciated. I will happily book them in the future.”
M. Ladbroke Grove 01-15
“We had a great experience with Adriana and would definitely want to have her look after our son again!”
M. Hampstead. 01-15
“We thought Hattie was fantastic and would be delighted to have her again. We felt completely at ease with her at once and went out for our evening very happily. She was great. Thank you.”
K. Primrose Hill 01-15
“Hannah was lovely and I was delighted with the whole experience. I would love to have her babysit again. Thanks for the fantastic service.”
J. Belsize Park 01-15
“Zoe was wonderful and ……. was very happy . She didn’t want Zoe to leave!”
S. Wandsworth. 01-15
“The babysitter was lovely! I would love to have her again! Thank you for a great service – I will definitely use your service in the future! ”
C. Chelsea 01-15
” Dudi was very professional and we could tell she enjoyed being with kids.”
G. Islington 12-14
“Duriye was absolutely brilliant with my baby son who gave her the runaround!”
T . Woodside Park 12-14
“Thank you. Kathryn was fantastic and we hope to book her again in the New Year.”
N. Brixton 12-14
“Adriana was very good (and she did a fantastic ironing job on my shirts)!”
S. Leyton 12-14
“Alice was great. Very reliable and the kids really liked her.”
F. Totteridge and Whetstone 12-14
“We’re very happy thanks. Please thank Catriona for doing so much clearing up!”
S. Clapham 12-14
“Agnes was amazing! Would definitely be happy to have her again.”
L. Wimbledon 12-14
“Hattie and Laura V were amazing!”
H. Bayswater 12-14
“Vicky was terrific. Kind, caring and competent. Thank you.”
R. Isington 12-14
“Roxy was great and we would definitely have her again. V efficient and the kids found her easy to talk to.”
L. Crouch End 12-14
” All the girls are fantastic and Snezhana is a real life Mary Poppins!”
C. Stoke Newington 10-14
“You guys have been lifesavers! – Thanks again your service is second to none.”
K. Muswell Hill. 10-14
“Zana was fantastic, thank you we would definitely ask her to help out again, she was great.”
T. Old Street. 10-14
“Roxy was brilliant and we would welcome her back any time. Our children have already asked when she can come again, which is a brilliant sign! ”
C. East Finchley 10-14
“Just wanted to drop you a thank you email for your great services. Cisel was absolutely wonderful and did a a fantastic job for us! We are very grateful.”
I. Hotel Booking 10-14
“Ozlem was great with the children and persisted in trying to interact with them despite their initial shyness. Thanks”
C. Turnpike Lane 09-14
“Maria was super, really loved her a lot and would be very happy to have her back!”
J. Islington. 09-14
“Lydia was lovely. The children immediately liked her. I would be very happy to have her again.”
C. Belsize Park 09-14
“Miheala was fun, punctual and the kids loved her”
H. Highgate. 09-14
“Alice was superb. Great experience for all.”
A. Muswell Hill. 09-14
“We really enjoyed using your service whilst in the UK. It helped us out a lot!”
C. USA 09-14
“We would definitely have her again, Alice was great.”
S. Old Street 09-14
“Ayse was very friendly and professional, we would be happy to have her again”
G. Woodford Green 09-14
“We really enjoyed Adriana! She was amazing with the children. …… had fun with her and she was very sweet with our baby. We’d love to have her sit for us again. Thanks for such a great sitter!!”
E. London Bridge 09-14
“Just a quick note to say ….. loved Zoe and had a great time with her. We’d love to have her back. ”
J.Bounds Green 09-14