There are a handful of hotels, guesthouses and lodges in Fatehpur Sikri aimed at the budget travelers. Most of them are located near the ruins and around the village.
Mayura Rest House : Located a close to the Fatehpur Sikri bus stand and the Jama Masjid (main mosque). This is a family run guesthouse. they have a rooftop and courtyard restaurant. Most of the attractions are just a shot walk from Mayura Rest House. Ideal budget accommodation.
Rang Mahal Guest House : Located near Mayura Rest House opposite to the Jama Masjid of Fatehpur Sikri. Budget accommodation. Private bathrooms.
Hotel Red Palace : Another budget accommodation in the uppercuts of the Fatehpur Sikri ruins. Shared bath. Ideal for backpackers.
Goverdhan Tourist Complex :
Hotel Ajay Palace: Clean rooms with an tiny, but excellent restaurant. Family run budget accommodation.Located close to the Fatehpur Sikri bus stand.
Joshi Resort: Mid range accommodation in the outskirts, about 12km from Fatehpur Sikri on the Agra to Jaipur highway (NH11). They have a very good restaurant attached to the resort. Cottages with nicely landscaped garden around. Ideal place if you are traveling to Fatehpur Sikri by private vehicle.
During the days of Akbar, the most prominent of the Mughal emperors, Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of Mughal India. However after his death the city had been abandoned. Fatehpur Sikri carries that eerie look even today!