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Private hostel (32, 8€, Easter to October) Albergue Crispeta, on the Camino on the left. Kitchen, laundry facilities. Café / restaurant. Breakfast. The dorms are directly above the café so possibly noisy. Negative reports. Tel 620 329 386 Open 11:00
Private hostel (12, 5€, April to October) Albergue Casa Susi, on the Camino on the left in a renovated village house. Communal evening meal with vegetarian options made using home grown vegetables. Breakfast. No bunk beds. Garden and access to river for swimming. Run by an Australian ex-pilgrim. New in 2017. Positive reports. Tel 683 278 778 Open 10:00
Parish hostel (22, 5€, March to October) Albergue Parroquial, a little to the right of the Camino near the church. Kitchen, laundry facilities. Website www.albergueparroquialtrabadelo.com Tel 630 628 130 Open 11:00
Private hostel (16, 9€, Easter to October) Albergue Camino y Leyenda, on the Camino on the right. Laundry facilities, microwaves. Café / restaurant. Breakfast. Also private rooms. Positive reports. Tel 987 566 446 Open 12:30 Book here!
Municipal Hostel (35, 6€, Easter to November) Albergue de Peregrinos de Trabadelo, on the Camino on the left, if locked ask in the municipal café. Kitchen, laundry facilities. Tel 687 827 987 Open 12:00

Cafés, shop and pharmacy on the Camino. Alternatively cross the bridge to the left then left again to the truck-stop café good value and 'local colour'. Puente Peregrino has been recommended for food.

Other accommodation options

(NOTE: check the location carefully, some accommodation is not on the Camino)

Albergue Camino y LeyendaCasa Rural RosaliaEl Puente PeregrinoHotel Rural Nova RutaOs Arroxos

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