Housekeeping Classification

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INTRODUCTION HOSPITALITY is the term referring to cordial and generous reception of guest’s, Indian believe the guest is like God. Indian hotels are with this heritage. The first Commercial hotel in India The Taj Mahal Mumbai was built in 1903. A Hotel may be defined as a place that offer accommodation food, and beverages at a cost that enables it to make a perfect. Hotels are classified on the basis of then location, size of property Target market, theme and level of service but India hotel Industry follows the star rating system. Star Rating is based on the rooms. Formulated by the Hotel and Restaurant Approval classification Committee (HRACC) the star classification of hotels is a functionof the services provided by them. HYATT REGENCY…show more content…
According to me Housekeeping is the one of the major departments of the hotel which is responsible for cleaning & aesthetic upkeep of the hotel including guestrooms, banquets, restaurants public area & back area. In any hotel Housekeeping is considered as very important department as housekeeping is responsible for cleaning of guestrooms as without cleaning no room can be sold. In other words Housekeeping is the management of duties &chores as cleaning. Housekeeping includes activities such as housekeeping ie thorough cleaning of guestrooms, public areas, banquets, restaurants & back areas. Housekeeping is done to make the house or hotel look & smell better & be safer & easier to live in Absence of housekeeping reduces hotels business as in its absence taps of toilets can become dirty, mould grows in wet areas, smudges on glass surfaces & bacterial action make garbage disposal and toilet smell and cobwebs accumulateover time dust accumulates on household surfaces as well as making the surface dirty when dust is disturbed it can become dispended in the air, causing sneezing & breathing problems. Importance of…show more content…
All these services are provided by the Housekeeping department only thus increasing the revenue of hotel as all such services are charged from the guest. Housekeeping is the department which often gets in contact of guests during their stay in hotel. It provides a fine stay & services to guests so they are pleased with the hotel as guests satisfaction is the primary objective of any hotel. Equipments Used In Housekeeping Housekeeping Department is responsible for a thorough & efficient cleaning of the hotel. This efficient & high quality cleaning depends on the high quality equipments used by Housekeeping. These equipments play an important role in cleaning processes Equipments used in cleaning of hotel include both manual & electrical equipments. Manual Equipments Manual Equipment’s include all type of equipment that clean or aid in cleaning processes by directly using Manoeuvre, operation and energy of employees (1)

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