Main entrance

Is the main entrance/pathway tidy and clear of rubbish

Is the garden maintained, check for weeds

Are the keys all in working order, do the doors open and close with ease


Is the floor clean (hoovered/mopped) with no stains

Are skirting boards, hand rails and corners free of dust

Are the walls free of marks

Check for high level dust, mark no if it’s not been cleaned

Living room

Are carpets hoovered and free of stains

Are all lights working

Are skirting boards free of dust and dirt marks

Are sofas clean and dressed with clean cushions

Are window sills, tv stands & ornaments clean and free of dust

Is the dining table and chairs clean and well maintained

Is the tv working with a good list of Freeview channels

Are the curtains clean and well maintained, check for wear and tear

Are the walls and paintwork well maintained without any visible marks

Are all door handles in good working order


Is the toilet clean, check under the seat, around the back and all fixtures

Does the toilet flush well with one flush

Is there ample toilet paper, soap and shampoos

Is the mirror and shower glass clean with no streak marks

Is the bath/shower clean with no marks and the grouting is good order

Are all lights working

Are skirting boards clean with no dust

Is the toilet brush clean with no dirty tissue or standing water left in it

Is the floor clean and free of any stains or marks

Are the towels and bath mats clean

Is there a non slip shower mat and is it clean and not discoloured

Is bin clean with a bag in it

Are the walls in a good state of repair, clear with no visible marks


Is the bed clean and dressed

Is all the furniture clean with no marks or dust (wardrobes, draws etc)

Are the mirrors clean

Is there plenty of hangers in the wardrobe

Are the carpets clean and hoovered with no marks or stains

Are the window sills or balcony door frames clean

Are all the lights and lamps working


Are all work surfaces clean and sanitised

Is the microwave clean inside and out

Is the kettle clean with no water, check for scaling

Are plates, pots, pans, oven trays and cutlery all clean and organised. Spot check at least 6 different items

Is the oven clean with no build up of food or debris

Are all cupboards clean inside and out

Is there sufficient coffee, tea and sugar supplies

Check all mugs for tea stains (mark no if any stains found)

Are there sufficient cleaning supplies for the guest ie cloths, disinfectant, black bags

Is there enough hand sanitiser and soap

Is the fridge and freezer clean with no frost build up

Is the floor clean with no bits or stains

Are all lights working

Is the hoover empty of dusty

Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.