Press & Awards

Nothing makes us happier than helping our guests to love Great Britain & the Republic of Ireland just as much as we do. We are always delighted to receive honest feedback about our events and experiences.

NoteWorthy has been the fortunate recipient of a number of industry awards and accolades that point to our exemplary service. Should you wish to receive first-hand feedback from a NoteWorthy guest, we would be delighted to put you in contact.

  • "We were mesmerized by our fabulous London trip! The entire trip was flawless. The hotel, Daniel (our driver), Nicola's endless details and plans that never missed a beat and Sally (our private guide) were great. The energy and perfect touch really made for a trip we will remember forever, we can't thank you enough. It's not easy to put together a trip that works equally well for a 7 year old as grown ups. You all outdid yourselves". Direct Client, USA
  • "Thank you so much NoteWorthy Ladies, the kids LOVED you all! Thanks for all your help with our stay in the UK, we WILL be back soon"! VIP, USA
  • “NoteWorthy, you are our kindred spirit! From meeting us off our private jet I knew our family was in safe hands. Thank you for the smooth planning of our visit to the UK, the whole team were simply fabulous. See you next year”. VIP, Beverly Hills
  • “We are most grateful and shall recommend NoteWorthy to all our friends who love to travel first-class like us!” Brooke, Oregon, USA
  • “You planned a trip that was just perfect for our entire family (age 16 to 76!). There was not a single event in our itinerary that seemed out of place. Each tour, visit or event engaged each member of our party, thank you!” Sandy, USA
  • “Perfect, as usual, you think of everything and have us covered. Please let your NoteWorthy Team know how pleased we are with the service and support you have provided. Absolutely the best!” PJ, USA
  • “Our private behind-the-scenes tours were over the top! Thank you and please let the team know how we appreciated the NoteWorthy guides and drivers.” Sharon, USA
  • "We had a wonderful time here! We look forward to returning again in the future. Thank you so much for your great work on putting this together for us. We will have many wonderful memories from England :-)" Dean, Leslie and girls, USA
  • "Our family group of 7 people had a FANTASTIC time and LOVED their London guide. Everything was just perfect.....THANK YOU SO MUCH". Gateway Travel, USA

  • Virtuoso Nomination

    We are delighetd that NoteWorthy has been nominated as Virtuoso's 2018 Best Curated Travel Partner.

  • Robb Report recommends NoteWorthy

    Robb Report recommends NoteWorthy to help "Ace your next vacation by heading across the pond during Wimbledon to score tickets to watch tennis greats compete for a cash prize of more than $45.5 million dollars."

  • Luxury Travel Designer of the Year shortlist

    We are delighted that Nicola Butler has been shortlisted as a finalist in the TTG Luxury Travel Awards in the Luxury Travel Designer of the Year category.  The prestigious Awards are a reflection of the very best in the luxury sector, seeking out those who innovate and deliver incredible customer service.

  • New York Times features NoteWorthy

    "Plenty of tourists visit the London Transport Museum, but for a more insiderly look consider the half-day Behind the Scenes tour of the museum from NoteWorthy.  Guests will get access to areas that are normally closed to the public."   By Shivani Vora Dec. 30, 2017.

  • NoteWorthy featured in the New York Times

    The New York Times reported on the tips NoteWorthy, "...a London travel company specializing in upscale trips around Britain" could provide on how to save money on a trip to Britain.

  • Travel + Leisure 2017 A-List Travel Advisor

    Nicola Butler has been picked as one of Travel + Leisure’s 2017 A-List Travel Advisors.

  • NoteWorthy experience recognized among top travel experiences in the world.

    A London experience, exclusive to NoteWorthy has been recognized in the innagural CHAD CLARK CERTIFIED 25 Awards as one of the world’s top 25 travel experiences.  

  • Ambassador of the Year

    We are incredibly proud that Nicola Butler, NoteWorthy’s Managing Director and Owner, has been nominated for the inaugural ‘Destinations & Experiences Ambassador of the Year’ Award at Virtuoso Travel Week 2017!

  • Susie Worthy honoured in The Times newspaper

    "Travel specialist whose experiences enabled her clients to 'access the inaccessible'."

    The Times Obituaries Wednesday 12th April 2017

  • NoteWorthy highligted in Virtuoso Life

    Amy Cassell, Assistant Editor of Virtuoso Life highlights how Travel advisors can work with NoteWorthy, Virtuoso’s on-site connection in London, to arrange VIP access and private tours of a new exhibit at Kensington Palace, Diana: Her Fashion Story.

  • Cond√© Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialists

    Condé Nast Traveler magazine appointed two members of the NoteWorthy team as Top 2016 Travel Specialists: Owner and Managing Director Nicola Butler as Top Travel Specialist for the UK & Ireland and Planning Director, Camilla Davidson as Top Travel Specialist for Scotland.

  • An award from Luxury Travel Specialists, Brownell

    Luxury Travel Specialists, Brownell have awarded NoteWorthy with the Most Valued Partner for Graciousness 2016 award.

  • Virtuoso People & Places

    Noteworthy's Nicola Butler, Sally Strange and 16 Virtuoso Reserve clients enjoy a personal introduction to Prince Charles at the tenth anniversary celebration of his charity, Children & the Arts.

  • Travel + Leisure¬†2016 A-List Travel Advisor

    Nicola Butler has been picked as one of Travel + Leisure’s 2016 A-List Travel Advisors.

  • Travel + Leisure 2016 A-List Travel Advisor

    Travel + Leisure 2016 A-List Travel Advisor Nicola Butler, NoteWorthy with Nathan Lump, Editor, Travel + Leisure at the Travel + Leisure A-List reception during Virtuoso Travel Week at Hyde Bellagio in Las Vegas on August 9th.

  • Wendy Perrin's Top 150 Travel Specialists

    Susie Worthy has again been picked as one of Conde Nast's Top Travel Specialits by Wendy Perrin in their December 2012 issue.

  • Luxury Travel Advisor February 2016

    Luxury Travel Advisor's Pulse section looked at Insider London and Emily Goldfinger and Natalie Maneval recommend NoteWorthy's Highclere Castle perfect Downton Abbey personalised tour.

  • The New York Times - Travel Q and A, April 24 2016

    Nicola Butler offers top tips to The New York Times about How and Where to Celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th Birthday.

  • Connecticut Cottages and Gardens May 2016

    NoteWorthy has been taking guests on exclusive, all-access tours of Cornwall's horticultural hotspots for years.

  • Travel & Leisure's A List 2011

    The 137 Top Travel Agents
    Travel & Leisure, Sept 2011

    Susie Worthy is voted in Travel & Leisure's A List of Travel Experts for 2011. We are very proud to have earned this accolade for the fourth year running.

  • Travel & Leisure's A-List 2010

    The 121 Top Travel Agents
    Travel & Leisure, Dec 2010

    Susie Worthy makes the list of Top Agents for a 3rd year running.

  • English Gardens of the Royals & Aristocracy

    Going Places, Oct 2010

    The finest gardens of Highclere, Bowood and Highgrove Gardens are visited.

  • The Dream List

    Conde Nast Traveler, US Dec 2009

    Conde Nast Traveler's Annual 'Dream List' 2009.  Susie shares special access and creative once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

  • Luxury Travel Advisor

    May 2007

    Susie Worthy gives a glimpse of just some of the special experiences her company provides.

  • 50 Trips of a Lifetime

    Conde Nast Traveler, US
    Dec 2006

    Susie shares her secrets for The Royal Treatment - private access to The Crown Jewels and a private tour of Edinburgh Castle in Scotland.

  • Top Travel Agents 2006

    Conde Nast Traveler - 2006

    Susie Worthy is selected for the second year running as one of Conde Nast Traveler's Top Travel Specialists.

  • 50 Trips of a Lifetime

    Conde Nast Traveler, US
    Dec 2005

    Experiences that only insiders can deliver:   Susie Worthy shares her 'Go Racing with the Queen' at Royal Ascot.

  • Top Travel Agents 2005

    Conde Nast Traveler - 2005

    Susie Worthy is voted in the Top 127 Travel Agents by Conde Nast Traveler.

  • Carriages (or planes) at dawn

    How to Spend it, FT
    Nov 2004

    'Have party, will travel' is the smart set's new mantra when celebrating something. Sophy Roberts reports on the fixers who open doors.

  • Eight keys to the Kingdom

    Departures, Dec 2002
    Sophy Roberts goes in search of the perfect house to rent. She finds Susie Worthy who offers the most stately homes in England.