AirBnB Cleaning Checklists for Hosts

AirBnB Cleaning Checklists for Hosts

Below is a comprehensive cleaning checklist tailored to cleaning an AirBnB property:

General cleaning

– Dust all surfaces, including furniture, shelves and decorative items.

– Vacuum or sweep all floors, including carpets, rugs and hard surfaces.

– Mop hard floors for a thorough clean.

– Empty bins and replace liners.


– Change and wash bed linen, including sheets, pillowcases and duvet covers.

– Dust and wipe down all surfaces, including bedside tables and dressers.

– Vacuum under beds and in corners.


– Clean and disinfect all surfaces, including sinks, worktops and vanities.

– Thoroughly scrub toilets, including bowl, seat and exterior.

– Clean and disinfect the shower or bath, including tiles and fittings.

– Polish mirrors and glass surfaces.

– Replace used towels with fresh ones.


– Clean and disinfect worktops, including appliances such as microwaves and toasters.

– Wash dishes, utensils and cookware or load them in the dishwasher.

– Clean the hob and oven if necessary.

– Wipe down the refrigerator and the inside of the microwave.

– Empty and clean the sink, including the drain.

Living areas

– Dust all surfaces, including electronics and decorative items.

– Vacuum upholstery and cushions.

– Vacuum or clean floors, including under furniture.

– Clean and disinfect remote controls and other high-touch items.

Windows and glass

– Clean windows inside and out.

– Wipe down glass surfaces such as mirrors and glass table tops.

Exterior areas

– Sweep or clean outdoor areas such as patios, balconies and decks.

– Tidy up outdoor furniture.

High touch surfaces

– Disinfect frequently touched surfaces such as doorknobs, light switches and remote controls.

Finishing touches

– Replace amenities such as soap, shampoo and toilet paper.

– Add a pleasant scent or air freshener if desired.

– Check for any forgotten or misplaced items.

Final check

– Perform a final walk-through to ensure everything is clean, organised and ready for guests. – Take photographs of the property to document its cleanliness and condition.

This checklist will ensure that your AirBnB property is consistently clean, welcoming and ready to provide an exceptional experience for your guests.

Gold Coast AirBnB Cleaning By Holiday Property Service

Owners and short stay rental accommodation managers, delegate the responsibility of managing the cleaning of your property to us for a hassle-free experience. Holiday Property Service are specialists in Gold Coast rental accommodation cleaning in the short stay rental market throughout southeast Queensland, including Brisbane, Toowoomba and Sunshine Coast.

Contact Us

Contact us today to discuss your AirBnB cleaning and AirBnB Hire Linen requirements, as well as your need for Guest consumables: 1300 477 937 or

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