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

  • "Fantastic clean, lovely person as well. Felt very comfortable with having Raluca in my home, and the clean was very thorough."

    Lisa - Holland Park, Today
  • "Today was the first time we had Semira do a cleaning for us and she was FANTASTIC! She's the best cleaner we've had so far - very friendly, very efficient and our flat was left spotless! I truly hope she will be our regular cleaner moving forward :). Semira is a true gem!"

    Caroline - Brompton, 5 days ago
  • "Very thorough, Anca cleaned more than I expected e.g. cutlery draw. Also Anca gave me some good cleaning tips."

    G - Holland Park, 5 days ago
  • "Thank you Sharon, fantastic first impression! Lovely clean flat and appreciate given it was the first time it was probably a little harder to know where to start! But very happy customer thank you"

    Jamie - Holland Park, 1 week ago
  • "A thorough professional but also very nice and friendly! We are extremely pleased with him. Top service!"

    A - Holland Park, 1 week ago
  • "David was great! Very polite and friendly, and did a good job cleaning and tidying our apartment."

    A - Knightsbridge, 1 week ago
  • "I have had several housekeepers from this sit. Yet, she is the most professional and efficient housekeeper that I have ever had! Very responsible, highly recommended."

    Y - Knightsbridge, 1 week ago
  • "Dennis continues to be very impressive. He cleans very well and retains an excellent presence of mind which is most commendable"

    Dr Frederick - Bayswater, 1 week ago
  • "Outstanding! Sarah did extra time today because I kept her chatting when I arrived, her dedication to doing a great clean is exceptional. The 5* towel in the bed deserved a photo - like coming back to a hotel! Brilliant."

    T - Holland Park, 1 week ago
  • "Fantastic job, thank you l. Cannot fault and it makes me so happy to come home to a clean house"

    Annie - Holland Park, 2 weeks ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Kensington & Chelsea

  • Andreea

    "Andreea is excellent. She pays attention to all the little details and works incredibly hard. Thank you again!"

    J - Little Venice 1 month ago

    Areas

    • Bayswater
    • Little Venice
    • Maida Hill
    • Notting Hill
    • Paddington
    • Regents Canal
    • Westbourne Green
  • Estelle

    "Thank you so much to Estelle, lovely lady, thorough cleaning and attention to details. I didn't have to tell her much as she was always a step ahead and all this with a lovely and genuine smile on her face. I don't know how to thank her enough, she helped me massively around the flat."

    M - Hammersmith 1 month ago

    Areas

    • Fulham
    • Hammersmith
    • Holland Park
    • Kensington Olympia
    • Walham
    • Walham Green
    • West Kensington
  • Jamila

    "Another amazing clean! Everything is spotless! I had quite a lot of things to throw away too, but Jamila cleared everything. Thank you so much!"

    Kelly - Bayswater 3 months ago

    Areas

    • Fitzrovia
    • Lisson Grove
    • Oxford Street
    • Paddington Basin
    • Piccadilly
    • Primrose Hill
    • Soho

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

  • 10,859 Homes cleaned
  • 3,911 Fridges cleaned
  • 2,603 Ovens cleaned
  • 3,955 Window cleans
  • 60,300 Shirts ironed
  • 21,718 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!

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Housekeeper of the Week: Luke

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Housekeeper of the Week: Iryna

This week's top Housekeeper is Iryna!   Her happy customers are in the West London boroughs of Hounslow, Hammersmith & Fulham, and Kensington & Chelsea including Ravenscourt Park (W6), Holland Park (W14) and Parsons Green (SW6).   Iryna is a great cleaner with an almost-perfect 4.9-star average rating! She is very friendly and polite,...

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