Jitra is one of the major towns in Kedah where you can experience the local lifestyle here. One of the most ideal methods to do so is by staying in the homes here. Hosba Homestay is one of the popular choices which also operates a similar business in Alor Star. The homestay has been catering for group travels including students and those coming here for training at the nearby institutes like the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Kolej Matrikulasi Kedah, Politeknik Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah and others. Rates start from RM150 per night.
At SNAR Homestay, you can enjoy a comfortable and safe stay when visiting the ‘Education town’. This is a double storey, 4-room home which is conveniently located. All the rooms are fitted with fans and air-conditioning and it also comes with television, ironing facilities, water kettle, automatic washing machine and a kitchen with a refrigerator ideal for cooking.