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Jaipur is the top holiday destination in the country. The monuments, the grandiose and the pink city culture drag in thousands of tourists to the city each month. Hence, finding a place to stay in the town can be a bit of a pickle. Prices for most hotels in Jaipur is pretty steep and if you aren't seriously loaded, a stay in the city may burn a hole in your pocket.

A pricey hotel, is a soggy blanket for the traveller who wants to explore without limits, which is why we've curated a list of 5 budget friendly places in C-scheme Jaipur. C-scheme is the epicentre of all the awesomeness in the city and hence is the place where you want to be. Because even if you pick a heritage hotel away from the city you'll have to return here the cafes, the food and the markets.

So read on and find a place that fits your needs and your budget.

1. Blue Beds Hostel

Blue Beds is among the new age of "backpacker friendly' hotel/hostels where you can find a stay at an extremely affordable price point. The beds available here come in several options including 10 bed dorms, 8 bed dorms, 6 bed dorms, female only dorms, 4 bed dorms, deluxe rooms and a more luxury forward Penthouse suite. Plus, the hostel gets rave reviews because it is right on top of the famous cafe Nibbs and a lot of other places.

Price for a night: ₹500-₹5000

2. Lostouse

Another great place with a wonderful vibe, Lostouse is the place to be if you enjoy all things colourful and bohemian. The rooms and dorms here have a clean industrial feel, are comfortable, hygienic and well reviewed. The best part about your stay here is definitely going to be the bohemian restaurant Rangneel.

Price for a night: ₹300-₹1800

3. The Zest

If you're planning to be in Jaipur with a friend or a special someone and are looking for an affordable place for two or more, The Zest should be your pick. The place is quaint and quite chill which makes it ideal for those who don't want too much fuss about their stay. Travellers especially love the garden and the outdoor sitting area, plus their restaurant is a local favourite.

Price for a night: ₹1350-₹2500

4. Housetel Backpackers Hostel

Another great place for backpackers and solo travellers is the Housetel Backpackers Hostel. This place is ideal for those on a shoestring budget, who would rather spend their buck on new places to see rather than just the accommodation. So pick a room and stay as long as your heart desires, because the rooms here are as cheap ad it gets.

Price for a night: ₹200-₹1900

5. Free Birds

Bathed in the immaculate colours of blue and white, Free Bird is a hostel/hotel that provides for an exceptional stay in the city. The best part about the place is the fact that they have impeccable hygiene and the rooms are not only clean but extremely well put together. A stay here will cost you a little but build a memory shelf like no other.

Price for a night: ₹200-₹1900

While travelling, a great deal of time, energy and money can be saved if you book your stay right. When in Jaipur, unless you have something specific in mind, it's better to book yourself a place within the city and the best option is C-scheme. After visiting the forts and palaces, one has to come back to the city anyway, and that can be really heavy on your pockets, in case you are on a budget trip. And this list can save you from all that.

With so many options to pick from, make your Jaipur trip extremely accessible and budget friendly!

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