How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in Southwark

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 Southwark

  • "Nicola was punctual and very friendly. She did a wonderful clean, we were very happy. Now we are ready for the in-laws to arrive! I would definitely book Nicola again."

    A - East Dulwich, Today
  • "Chantal makes my flat not only so much cleaner but also so much more organised!! She's the best!"

    X - Bermondsey, Today
  • "Would recommend Skye to anyone looking for a great housekeeper. She was very friendly and did a brilliant clean. She was extremely punctual and efficient! We’ll be using her again."

    C - Bermondsey, Yesterday
  • "First clean from Sarah and we were very impressed! Very friendly and took great care with the detail of the cleaning. Our best cleaner yet."

    Santino - Brixton, 3 days ago
  • "Maria is a great cleaner. Very honest and resourceful. Reliable. Would highly recommend her."

    S - Bermondsey, 3 days ago
  • "Hristina was friendly and efficient. I would recommend her easily. She helped cleaning the flat (3hrs) as our tenancy ended."

    H - Bermondsey, 3 days ago
  • "Absolutely thrilled and pleased with this service - Ion was so professional and friendly and did an absolutely fantastic job. I am so pleased with the result and can’t recommend him enough!"

    G - Deptford, 3 days ago
  • "Camille did such an amazing job and her upbeat energy is gorgeous. We are so delighted to have her as our cleaner!"

    Ellie - Livesey, 4 days ago
  • "Mabana did an excellent job! She thoroughly cleaned every room, and even unblocked the sink for us so we could cancel the plumber!! Thank you! Very happy with the clean."

    Lizzie - Livesey, 5 days ago
  • "Alexandra was great!! She made the house come back to life and not feel so dull. After getting through winter sickness, with a clean house, myself and toddler with our cat think 2020 is going to be awesome! Thank you Alexandra."

    Debra - Deptford, 5 days ago

Some of the Great Cleaners
Available in Southwark

  • Kelvin

    "Kelvin was fantastic, very thorough and got on with the cleaning straight away! Very friendly too and nice to have around."

    L - Crofton Park 8 months ago

    Areas

    • East Dulwich
    • Herne Hill
    • Loughborough Junction
    • North Dulwich
    • Peckham Rye
  • Michelle

    "Michelle was such a lovely and brilliant cleaner. She was thorough and efficient in cleaning and a pleasure to have in our home."

    Tamsin - New Cross 9 months ago

    Areas

    • East Dulwich
    • Herne Hill
    • Loughborough Junction
    • North Dulwich
    • Peckham Rye
  • Shelly

    "AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING! Extremely happy with Shelly’s work and her determination to have our home looking it’s best! Thanks Shelly!!!"

    Natasha - Bermondsey 1 month ago

    Areas

    • Bermondsey
    • Rotherhithe
    • South Bermondsey
    • Surrey Quays

Southwark'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 Southwark

  • Bermondsey
  • Camberwell
  • Denmark Hill
  • Dulwich
  • Dulwich Village
  • East Dulwich
  • Herne Hill
  • Honor Oak
  • Loughborough Junction
  • Newington
  • Nunhead
  • Peckham
  • Rotherhithe
  • South Bermondsey
  • Southwark
  • Surrey Quays
  • Walworth
  • West Dulwich

Housekeep Cleans Up in
Southwark

Housekeep in Southwark

  • 12,177 Homes cleaned
  • 4,402 Fridges cleaned
  • 4,809 Ovens cleaned
  • 5,421 Window cleans
  • 50,570 Shirts ironed
  • 24,354 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Southwark covered

Stats about Southwark

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 76.0% Flats or apartments
  • 24.0% Houses
  • 123,265 Households
  • 363,372 Residents
  • 42.0% Own a car
  • 55.0% Single

Local Information About
Southwark

The London borough of Southwark, immediately south of the River Thames, sits opposite the City of London. Since the turn of the millenium, the borough has become home to some of London’s most recognisable structures and landmarks.

Popular landmarks within the borough include the Shard, London and Britain’s tallest building, as well as the Tate Modern and Shakespeare’s Globe. Southwark is also home to borough market, one of the capital’s longest-serving markets, opened in Victorian times. The market has since been the subject of multiple architectural additions and redesigns, including the resiting of a portico to the market from Floral Hall, Covent Garden.

By the Thames property is in high demand, with a plethora of recent developments on offer. These new-build apartments often offer stunning views but are expensive due to their proximity to the city centre. Further south and deeper in the borough one can find period houses and purpose-built flats too, as well as former social housing now on the private market.

London Bridge, on the periphery of the borough, offers great transport links to the area, from the city and further afield via tube and railway links. Southwark tube station also offers a route into the city, on the Jubilee Line, and overground connections can be made at Peckham.

Southwark’s SE postcodes are serviced daily by the Housekeep platform, with experienced domestic cleaners available for next-day booking. All Housekeepers are English-speaking and interviewed in person to guarantee a 5-star experience.

Housekeeper of the Week: Alice

This week's Housekeeper of the week is Alice - well done, Alice! Alice cleans with regular customers across South London, visiting homes in West Norwood (SE27), Streatham (SW16) and Crystal Palace (SE19). Alice's regular customers are hugely appreciative of her attention to detail (Alice is consistently rated 5-stars for every single clean!),...

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Housekeeper of the week: Michelle

This week we’ve chosen the lovely Michelle as Housekeeper of the week! Michelle is based around South East London - in the boroughs of Lewisham, Southwark and Lambeth. Her customers mostly live in the Kennington (SE11), Herne Hill (SE24) and Brixton (SW2, SE5) areas. Michelle maintains a perfect 5-star ratings due to her consistent...

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Housekeeper of the week: Anibo

We’re happy to announce this week’s housekeeper of the week as Anibo! Anibo cleans in the South East London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark, covering areas such as Herne Hill (SE24), West Norwood (SE27), Gipsy Hill (SE27) and Brixton (SW2) Since joining the Housekeep platform almost a year ago, Anibo...

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