Hotel Towels Wash cloth is a small towel that is provided in hotel rooms for guests to use during their stay. These washcloths are typically made of cotton or a cotton blend and are generally smaller than regular bath towels, measuring about 12×12 inches. They are intended to be used for washing the face, hands, and body and are often replaced with fresh ones each day by hotel housekeeping staff. The size of a washcloth is typically around 12×12 inches, although this may vary depending on the hotel. Towels come in a range of sizes, including bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths, with bath towels typically being the largest.