How Housekeep works

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We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Kensington & Chelsea

Tell us about your home

We’ll give you a price based on the size of your home

Choose an available time

Your cleaner can visit at the same time every week or fortnight

Confirm your clean

We’ll take payment from your card after your clean is complete

Customise your clean

Add extra instructions for your cleaner in your online account

Why choose Housekeep?

Get a 5-star cleaner

Every cleaner is English-speaking, friendly and reliable. They've been vetted, background-checked & rated 5-stars

No minimum contract

When you book a recurring weekly or fortnightly clean, you can change your cleaner or cancel your cleans at any time

Manage cleans online

You can add visits, skip visits, leave notes, and book extra services including ironing, laundry, fridge and oven cleaning

What’s included in a clean?

Kitchen

  • Wash dishes or load dishwasher
  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe exterior of kitchen cupboards, oven and fridge
  • Clean microwave interior and exterior
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Scrub the hob
  • Wipe countertops
  • Clean the sink
  • Put away clean dishes
  • Take out rubbish and recycling
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Bathroom

  • Clean the toilet
  • Scrub shower, bath and sink
  • Clean cabinet exteriors, mirrors and fixtures
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Living room & common areas

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors

Bedrooms

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Make the bed (leave fresh linen out if you would like us to change)
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Extra services
  • Ironing
  • Laundry
  • Inside windows
  • Inside fridge
  • Inside oven
Special requests?

Customise your clean by adding instructions in your online account. They are sent directly to your cleaner's mobile app, ready for the clean.

Join Our Happy Customers
in Kensington & Chelsea

  • "Extremely mindful of the people in house - when we are short on time, she will plan ahead and clean the house in the best order!"

    G - Belgravia, Today
  • "Stephen is absolutely the best cleaner I have ever come across. His exceptional professionalism (from making me at ease about covid precautions to prioritising the right areas). I don't believe my bathroom was this clean even when I moved in few years ago. Can not recommend him enough. Thank you Stephen with my late-spring clean!"

    ms raavi - Chelsea, Yesterday
  • "Amazing! Really happy with everything, plagued off every corner - spotless. Best clean I’ve ever had. Would really recommend"

    Anna - Holland Park, 4 days ago
  • "She was thorough and considerate. Quiet but good with detail. Would be very happy to have Nelly clean again."

    Claire - Chelsea, 5 days ago
  • "Sharon was really professional and friendly. She did a great job and the flat looked beautiful!"

    Lauren Potter - Holland Park, 5 days ago
  • "Fatima was amazing, polite and very helpful. I'm very happy with the service. Thank you Fatima!"

    L - Kensal Town, 6 days ago
  • "Very thorough, great attention to detail, efficient, and used environmentally safe products. Bathrooms looked amazing."

    Nina - Belgravia, 1 week ago
  • "Rodica works hard, she is friendly, professional and thorough. I'm so pleased and would like, if possible, for Rodica to be my regular cleaner."

    E - Bayswater, 1 week ago
  • "Malika has done a wonderful job going above and beyond of what was included on the list. She was very dedicated and thorough. It was lovely meeting and interacting with her and I look forward to booking her again in the future."

    Eva - Belgravia, 2 weeks ago
  • "She was so wonderful and house looks great. Little touches on toilet roll and bed tuck are much appreciated"

    Stephanie - Bayswater, 2 weeks ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Kensington & Chelsea

  • Saadun

    "Saadun was very punctual, very helpful and did a great job. He was happy to clean all the areas that needed to be cleaned and did it with such a good attitude. Really pleased with the job!"

    Nancy - Barons Court Yesterday

    Areas

    • Barons Court
    • Earls Court
    • Fulham
    • Fulham Broadway
    • Fulham Reach,
    • Imperial Wharf
    • Walham Green
  • Vicente

    "Perfect as always, the best cleaner we’ve ever had and a real gentleman. Vicente - I didn’t realise we had until 11pm to tip you, we will make up for it next time!"

    Giles - Barons Court 4 days ago

    Areas

    • Hammersmith
    • Kensington Olympia
    • Parsons Green
    • Ravenscourt Park
    • Stamford Brook
    • Walham
    • Walham Grove
  • Antoinette

    "Antoinette is fabulous. So lovely, always very polite and friendly and her cleaning is excellent. I would highly recommend."

    A - Little Venice 4 days ago

    Areas

    • Hyde Park
    • Little Venice
    • Little Venice
    • Maida Hill
    • Maida Vale
    • Regents Canal
    • Westbourne Green

Kensington & Chelsea's Best Cleaners

Every cleaner has at least 6 months' professional home cleaning and ironing experience.

Cleaners are interviewed in-person and undergo an 8-step background check.

We collect reviews and feedback after every clean to make sure all cleaners are 5-star quality.

If you’re not totally satisfied, we promise to send an alternative cleaner to re‑clean for free!

Areas We Cover in Kensington & Chelsea

  • Belgravia
  • Brompton
  • Chelsea
  • Earls Court
  • Eaton Square
  • Holland Park
  • Kensal Town
  • Kensington
  • Kensington Olympia
  • Knightsbridge
  • Ladbroke Grove
  • North Kensington
  • Notting Hill
  • South Kensington
  • West Kensington

Housekeep Cleans Up in
Kensington & Chelsea

Housekeep in Kensington & Chelsea

  • 12,115 Homes cleaned
  • 5,581 Fridges cleaned
  • 3,810 Ovens cleaned
  • 5,561 Window cleans
  • 72,945 Shirts ironed
  • 24,230 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Kensington & Chelsea covered

Stats about Kensington & Chelsea

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 83.0% Flats or apartments
  • 17.0% Houses
  • 84,798 Households
  • 198,965 Residents
  • 44.0% Own a car
  • 48.0% Single

Local Information About
Kensington & Chelsea

Kensington & Chelsea is an inner borough in the west of London. It’s one of London’s best known and smallest boroughs, home to the Harrods department store and Notting Hill Carnival.

The borough comprises a number of smaller areas, most notably, Albertopolis, Bayswater, Belgravia, Brompton, Chelsea, Chelsea Harbour, Earl’s Court, Holland Park, Kensal Green, Kensington, Knightsbridge, Ladbroke Grove, North Kensington, Notting Hill, South Kensington, West Brompton, West Kensington, World’s End. These areas cover a wide range of central London postcodes, including SW1W, SW1X, SW3, SW7, SW10, SW5, SW6, W8, W14, W12, W11, W2, W10, W9.

The area of Kensington & Chelsea is one of London’s most famous. The borough has two UK parliamentary constituencies, being Kensington and Chelsea & Fulham. The area benefits from excellent local and cross London transport links. There are 12 tube stations servicing the area at South Kensington, Gloucester Road, Kensington High Street, Earl's Court, Sloane Square, West Brompton, Kensington Olympia, Notting Hill Gate, Holland Park, Latimer Road, Knightsbridge, Westbourne Park, Ladbroke Grove and Kensal Green. However, transport is generally better in Kensington than in Chelsea. There is a good bus service throughout though, including Chelsea, for example on the King’s Road, Fulham Road and Kensington High Street.

Kensington & Chelsea are also favourite tourist destinations, with many of London’s top attractions. Some of London’s most recommended tourist sites are in the area, including Brompton Oratory, Harrods, Imperial College, Kensington Arcade, Kensington High Street, Kensington Palace, King's Road, Leighton House Museum, Portobello Road, Royal Albert Hall, Royal Hospital Chelsea, Saatchi Gallery, Sloane Square and Sloane Street, The Science Museum and Natural History Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum, Stamford Bridge.

As well as tourists, Kensington and Chelsea is known for its affluent residential crowd. This means that daily housekeepers are in high demand for the big homes, whilst weekly or fortnightly cleaners are booked up by residents in the mansion blocks. Housekeep cleaners already have 1000s of happy customers in the area!

Housekeeper of the Week: Raluca

This week’s Housekeeper of the Week goes to Raluca! Raluca cleans in the West London boroughs of Hounslow and Hammersmith & Fulham, visiting homes in the West Kensington (W6), Holland Park (W14) and Ravenscourt Park (W6) areas. Raluca is a 5-star rated Housekeeper, who is super friendly with the Housekeep...

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Housekeeper of the Week: Sarah

This week's Housekeeper of the Week is the brilliant Sarah - congratulations, Sarah! Sarah cleans in West London, with customers in the Kensington (W8), West Kensington (W14) and Notting Hill (W11) areas. Sarah's customers praise her fantastic eye for detailed cleaning, as well as her fantastic 5-star flourishes, such as...

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Housekeeper of the Week: Zsuzsanna

This week’s Housekeeper of the Week is Zsuzsanna! Zsuzsanna cleans in West and Central London, within the upmarket boroughs of Kensington & Chelsea and the City of Westminster, visiting homes in Paddington (W2), Earls Court (SW5) and Holland Park (W8). Zsuzsanna’s enthusiasm and personality is remarkable, and she is always...

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