Guest Room Cleaning Frequency Schedule

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Guest Room Cleaning Frequency Schedule

Guest room cleaning is a crucial aspect of maintaining a hotel’s reputation and providing a pleasant stay for guests. To ensure that all rooms are clean and comfortable, hotels follow a cleaning frequency schedule.

Typically, guest rooms are cleaned on a daily basis, with housekeeping staff tidying up the room, making the bed, and replacing towels. Sheets and pillowcases are usually changed every three to four days, depending on the length of the guest’s stay.

In addition to daily cleaning, hotels also perform deep cleaning on a regular basis. This includes tasks such as vacuuming the carpet, wiping down surfaces, and disinfecting high-touch areas like door handles and light switches. Deep cleaning is usually done every few months or as needed.

It’s important for hotels to adhere to a strict cleaning schedule to maintain cleanliness and ensure a positive guest experience. By keeping guest rooms clean and tidy, hotels can help guests feel more comfortable, relaxed, and at home during their stay.

This list indicates how often each items on the guest room and bathroom should be cleaned. There are items which need to be cleaned on a daily, weekly, monthly, every 6 months etc.

Housekeeping department should implement a routine cleaning cycle as part of their standard operational procedures.

Below you can find the list of common items which is cleaned or inspected by the Room attendant.

Guest Room Cleaning Frequency Schedule – Daily Cleaning:

  • Cleaning Door Locks, Chains – Once 
  • Vacuum Clean – Once 
  • Mop Floors Tiles – Once 
  • Dust all wood works – Once 
  • Dust LCD TV, Set top box and DVD players – Once 
  • Dust Ipad and other docking Stations – Once 
  • Dust and Disinfectant TV, DVD Remote – Once 
  • Dust and Disinfectant Telephone – Once 
  • Wet Dust Paintings and mirrors – Once 
  • Replenish all Contents – Once 
  • Replenish all Guest Amenities – Once 
  • Damp-dust bathroom doors – Once
  • Mop Bathroom Floors – Once
  • Clean Bath Tub and Grab Bars – Once
  • Damp-dust Shower Curtain – Once
  • Check and Clean Bathroom Fixture – Once
  • Check and Clean Faucets – Once
  • Clean Toilet, Flush Handle and Seats – Once
  • Empty and Clean Sani-bins – Twice
  • Replenish Bathroom Amenities – Once

Guest Room Cleaning Frequency Schedule – Every 2 Days:

  • Change Bed Spreads -Once 
  • Change Bedding – Once 
  • Damp-dust Bathroom Mirrors – Twice

Guest Room Cleaning Frequency ScheduleWeekly:

  • Cleaning and checking Lights and Switches – Once 
  • Dust Walls – Once 
  • Clean and Dust AC Vents – Once 
  • Damp-dust the head boards – Twice
  • Clean dressers – Twice
  • Clean nightstand – Twice
  • Clean lamp shades, lamps and bulbs – Once 
  • Vacuum Clean Chairs – Twice
  • Vacuum Clean Sofa – Twice
  • Polish Picture and Mirror Frame – Twice
  • Dust Closet and Safe – Twice
  • Wet Dust Mini Bar – Twice
  • Polish Mirrors – Twice
  • Check and Clean Tissue Holders – Once

Guest Room Cleaning Frequency ScheduleMonthly: 

  • Clean Ceiling – Once 
  • Buff Floor Tiles – Once 
  • Clean Window drapes and tracks – Once 
  • Clean Windows – Once 
  • Buff Bathroom Floor Tiles – Once
  • Clean Shower Heads – Once
  • Scrub and Wash Shower Curtains – Once
  • Dust and Clean Exhaust Vents – Twice
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