Zagreb among cleanest European capitals, study finds
Before the coronavirus pandemic, many of us never thought about sharing bathrooms or sleeping in beds that others had slept in – now we’re all hyper-aware of travel hygiene. With that in mind, the experts at ShowersToYou.co.uk have sought out European capitals with the cleanest accommodation to help us plan our next getaway!
Using Airbnb, Booking.com and Tripadvisor, ShowersToYou.co.uk calculated average cleanliness ratings for accommodation in popular European capitals to reveal Europe’s cleanest destinations.
Where are the 3 cleanest European capitals?
Lisbon ranks first as the cleanest European capital with an average of 4.79 stars. Of the three websites analyzed, Airbnbs in Lisbon had the highest ratings (4.89), followed closely by TripAdvisor (4.87 stars). When looking at guest reviews, the common feelings are: “rooms were clean and well maintained” and “wearing a mask / cleaning hands very very clean and forced”.
Coming second is the picturesque Prague. The medieval capital of the Czech Republic scored an average of 4.74 stars overall, with stays in Airbnbs receiving the highest cleanliness rating (4.87). With the same average rating is Zagreb in second position with 4.74 stars.
Berlin is one of the top 10 cleanest European capitals!
Berlin takes 10th place alongside Athens and Budapest with an overall rating of 4.68 stars. Airbnb customers were the most satisfied with the cleanliness of their stay, rating the bustling capital with 4.84 stars, followed by TripAdvisor (4.76 stars) and Booking.com (4.44 stars).
Where are the cleanest capitals on Airbnb?
Zagreb tops the list with 4.93 stars on Airbnb. Some of the guest reviews describe their stay in the Croatian capital as “sparkling clean”, “spotlessly clean” and “spotlessly clean”. Despite being the sixth cleanest European capital city, Moscow ranks second alongside Budapest, Madrid and Amsterdam with an average cleanliness rating on Airbnb of 4.90 stars.
Where are the cleanest capitals on Booking.com?
Again, Zagreb # 1 as European capital with cleanest accommodation on Booking.com with an average of 4.67 stars. Next come the capital of Poland, Warsaw, with 4.62 stars and Lisbon with 4.61 stars.
Where are the cleanest capitals on TripAdvisor?
Contradicting its stereotype of being smelly and dirty, TripAdvisor users ranked Paris as the city with the cleanest stays in Europe with 4.88 stars. Lisbon claims second place with cleanliness ratings of 4.87 stars. Again beating the dirty stereotype, London ranks among the 3 Cleanest Capitals on TripAdvisor with 4.85 stars on average.