Yogi's Paying Guest House

Raj Purohit Ji Ki Haveli, Mank Chowk Naya Bas, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, 342002, India

2 Reviews

Yogi's Paying Guest House
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Agoda.com Expedia.com Travelocity


Satisfaction Very Good
Very Good


Value Score No Data

Show Prices

Good For Business
  • Families80
  • Couples77
  • Solo89
  • Business100
  • wilddog72's Profile Photo

    best budget acommodation in Jodphur??


    I booked this place online as it had mostly god reviews on hostelbookers/hostelworld..
    It was a little over budget at Euro 19 per night but I wanted a reasonable place to stay on the last leg of our trip. The room was ok compaed to other budget acommodation, clean sheets, hot water and even a small balcony! The furniture was nicely done too.
    Unfortunately the restaurant and staff let the place down. The food often took a long time to arrive and was cold or just warm. Sometimes a coffee took half an hour or three quarters of an hour! Other people were complaining too, especially if they were in a hurry for breakfast before a train. "hurry, hurry, spoils the curry" is just an excuse for slow service.. I say " slow, slow, makes the tourist go"..

    Eventually, on our last day, because we had dared to complain about the bad desert camel safari, which was not what they said it would be ( more later), we had a meal where the pancake had clearly been sitting on the side for 15 mins and arrived before the main meal too!
    We had given up complaining at this point as it's all we did in India!!

    Saying all that, the food if it was warm, was good!

    Now on to the safari..
    I wanted to see the Thar desert, including dunes etc etc so we booked a camel tour for r2800, fixed price as he said it was very good "better than Jaisalmer!"..
    We stopped at Mandor gardens (free entry, grubby, needs renovating, walked ourselves around), and the Jain temple in Osian (good if you like temples I guess..)
    Then we got our camels literally in the town, not what I was expecting, but not knowing the area, thought they would take us out into the desert. Not so. We trotted along a tar road for three quarters of an hour and then turned off into the 'desert' which is basically semi scrub village desert just outside Osian town.. We walked to the camel owners house for lunch (curry) and were offered Illegal drugs which we refused (Opium). Then we waited a while for 'sunset camel ride'. I'm thinking the dunes must be over the horizon but we headed back through the villages and scrub to the one shifting dune we saw at the begining of the trip! So they wasted time by makig us trek down the tar road as they knew the trek would not last long enough otherwise, and the dunes were in a town practically. We also got 'sundowners' of water only... So it was well Overpriced and mis-sold, and when my wife compliained, ( I had given up at this point!) they got defensive, aggressive and then didn't even say goodbye to us when we left. And we think the food was made cold for us on purpose because of this!

    I wouldn't recommend this place as the service is shoddy and the staff rude and defensive.

  • friendly family-run travellers hotel


    We enjoyed every minute of our stay at Yogi's; from the welcome chai followed by thali and a beer on the rooftop restaurant, to the moment we said goodbye to the family who had become our friends. The hotel has alot of character, and the rooms are individually decorated and cool. We regularly used the rooftop restaurant where the nepali boys were friendly and efficient, and we were able to book onward travel tickets easily through the reception. The hotel was a great place to meet other travellers, and the family went out of their way to make us feel at home. Highly recommend this hotel to budget travellers!

    Unique Quality: There were great views up to the fort and across the city to the palace, the clock tower, and the neighbouring rooftops.


Popular Hotels in Jodhpur

Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel Jodhpur

Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

Near Circuit House Road, Jodhpur

Show Prices

Ratan Vilas

Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

Loco Shed Road, Near Bhaskar Circle, Ratanada, Jodhpur

Show Prices

Taj Hari Mahal

Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

5 Residency Road, Jodhpur

Show Prices

Ajit Bhawan

Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

Near Circuit House, Jodhpur

Show Prices

View all Jodhpur hotels

View all Jodhpur hotels

Latest Jodhpur hotel reviews

Fortune Ummed Jodhpur
175 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 18, 2014
Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel Jodhpur
377 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Krishna Prakash Heritage Haveli
276 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 18, 2014
Fort Chanwa Luni
75 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 1, 2014
Ranbanka Palace
187 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 18, 2014
Haveli Guest House
7 Reviews & Opinions
Raas Haveli
265 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 10, 2014
Ajit Bhawan
297 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 29, 2014
Saji Sanwri
21 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Dec 4, 2013
Taj Hari Mahal
422 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 13, 2014
Durag Niwas Guest House
68 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 11, 2014
Devi Bhawan
446 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Manvar Resort & Camp Pvt Ltd
125 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Pal Haveli
192 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Newtons Manor
30 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 2, 2014

 Yogi's Paying Guest House

We've found that other people looking for this hotel also know it by these names:

Yogi`s Paying Guest House Hotel Jodhpur

Address: Raj Purohit Ji Ki Haveli, Mank Chowk Naya Bas, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, 342002, India