The Ultimate Airbnb Cleaning Checklist

When it comes to running a successful Airbnb, cleanliness is key. Providing a clean and comfortable space for your guests not only ensures their satisfaction but also helps to maintain a positive reputation for your listing. To help you stay organized and thorough, we’ve created the ultimate Airbnb cleaning checklist.

1. Preparing for Cleaning

  • Gather all necessary cleaning supplies, including gloves, cleaning solutions, microfiber cloths, and vacuum cleaner.
  • Empty all trash bins and replace with fresh liners.
  • Open windows to air out the space.

2. Common Areas

  • Dust all surfaces, including furniture, shelves, and decorations.
  • Vacuum or sweep the floors, paying attention to corners and under furniture.
  • Mop hard floors with a suitable cleaner.
  • Clean windows and mirrors using a streak-free glass cleaner.
  • Disinfect frequently touched surfaces, such as light switches and doorknobs.

3. Bedrooms

  • Change and wash all bedding, including sheets, pillowcases, and duvet covers.
  • Dust and wipe down all surfaces, including nightstands and dressers.
  • Vacuum or sweep the floors.
  • Empty and clean out all closets and drawers.

4. Kitchen

  • Wipe down countertops, backsplash, and appliances.
  • Clean the sink and faucet.
  • Empty and clean out the refrigerator.
  • Wash and put away all dishes and utensils.

5. Bathroom

  • Clean the toilet, sink, and shower/tub.
  • Wipe down all surfaces, including countertops and mirrors.
  • Replace towels and restock toiletries.
  • Sweep and mop the floors.

Remember to pay attention to any specific cleaning instructions provided by your guests and address any issues promptly. By following this comprehensive Airbnb cleaning checklist, you can ensure that your space is always clean and inviting for your guests.