The forthcoming Jaipur Literature Festival is in the air. People from around the globe are swooning over this literary extravaganza. Held every year in the chilling month of January, JLF is probably every linguaphile’s haven and an escape to a dream world in the very beginning of a New Year.
Looking for a slashed, easy on pocketbook stay? Don’t worry, we have you covered. We’ll help you arrange a budget stay, the one that’s perfect for you. Stuff your bags and wend your way to the prismatic city of Jaipur.
We are chipping in with our list of backpacker hostels to help you go on with it.
“All good things are not necessarily expensive.” – This is the philosophy behind Bunkstop. They extend quality services to their guests at really affordable prices. They understand the need of clean, hygienic, and hospitable environment for the tourists and so they have come up with this accommodation space to host the backpackers aplenty.
They have 42 beds in total, which includes 4 private rooms and 36 bunk beds. They have a communal kitchen which is 24*7 open for all the guests. They also have multiple lounges, reading and sitting area, TV Room and private lockers. Facilities include Wi-Fi, AC, female-only dorms, security cameras, lockers, laundry service, and free breakfast.
Perk Point – It is located at just 5 kms from Diggi Palace (venue of JLF) and is fairly close to most of the best restaurants and cafes in town.
Location – Plot 9, Bhawani Singh Lane, Sahakar Marg, C-scheme, Jaipur.
Contact – +91 96360 79990 (Rajat Choudhary)
Visit their website to check the availability of seats.
Doodle Rack is a home away from home for travellers from around the world. It provides you with a perfect, fun experience and a sociable environment where you can create memories and bonds.
This hostel has 3 mixed 6-bed dormitories, 1 female dorm, 2 private rooms, all having en-suite facilities. They host the breakfast and also have a pantry. They have Wi-fi facility and furnish the visitors with other basic necessities.
There’s a separate living space with a library, a small and cozy patio, a garden, a terrace lounge, a soundproof underground indoor lounge (equipped with PS2, projector, DVD player, etc.). Book your stay here at INR 500 onwards.
Perk Point – They personally cater to every traveller’s needs and requirements. So, for a homely and comfortable stay, you can choose them without doubts.
Location – 33, Civil Lines Road, Suraj Nagar, Civil Lines, Jaipur.
Contact – +91-9602012220, 8875002969.
You can visit their facebook page, here!
This hostel is situated in the prime locality of the city with easy access to many other important tourist landmarks. Offering economical accommodation with all of the basic necessities, 99inn backpacker hostel has become popular for temporary stay. Resplendent with lounge, bunk beds, sitting space and open kitchen, they boast of an urban space that is both suave and affordable.
99inn has air-conditioned 4, 6 and 8-bed dormitories and 2 deluxe double rooms. Facilities include private parking, locker, ticket service, tour desk, wi-fi, on-site restaurant, laundry and room service. All these at backpacker prices, around INR 1,000.
Your comfort and entertainment is their priority. They have a library and a game room. You can play darts in the hostel. They organize fun evening activities like ‘open mic Saturday’, Graffiti painting on wall, impromptu disco, all-night poker and many more.
Perk Point – Especially for you lovely guests, they have come up with this ‘pay as you wish’ offer.
Location – Gunawati House, 6-B , Ganga Path , Suraj Nagar West, Civil Lines , Ajmer Road, Jaipur.
Contact – +91-9414289737
A hospitality service located in the vicinity of the city’s connecting junctions. It is just 5 minutes from the bus stand and 10 minutes from the railway station. Moustache is an economic and extraordinary stay destination for all the globetrotters. They are known for the inexpensively luxurious and effortlessly memorable experience that they arrange to complement the stay of every international backpacker and the needs of a passionate traveller.
They have designed the hostel using vibrant graphics, eye-catching mirror work, dashing colors and rustic furniture to reflect the kaleidoscopic ethos of the Pink City.
They have private rooms, mixed dormitories and all-female dormitories, equipped with all the basic amenities.
This hostel boasts high standard of comfort and no compromise in quality. They have their in-house restaurant, Moustache Headquarters, wherein they look after all your food cravings and make sure you get the best served in your plates.
Perk Point – They have bicycles available for rent, so you can go for an early morning adventurous city tour. They also host these out of the ordinary evening activities such as food tours and family dinners. Don’t miss the fun!
Location – 7, Park House, Near Ganpati Plaza, M.I. Road, Jaipur.
Contact – +91-141-4034419, +91-9928651971
For more information and to book your stay, visit their website.
If you are an avid backpacker on the watch for affordable options to put up in Jaipur during your visit for the Lit Fest, these low-cost hostels should be your go to places.
Book your stay for an amusing literary experience and don’t forget to share your feedback with us.
See you all at JLF! Bon Voyage!