Municipal (20, 12€) Albergue San Andrés, follow the Camino right after the square, it's a little up the hill on the left (in the same building as the now defunct Albergue Annalena). Kitchen. Go to Bar Kiosko El Parque, down the hill on the left, for the keys. Tel 691 231 248 or 680 885 329
Termas Aqua Libera is a Roman-themed hotel with Roman restaurant, Roman baths and massages. Details from their website www.aqualibera.com
Casa Rural Mérida, on the Camino on the right, has doubles from 55€. Website www.casaruralmerida.com Tel 657 392 901
The food in Kiosko El Parque is reported good and it opens for breakfast, closed Tuesdays. There's a small shop / bakery on the same street as the municipal albergue, open 10:00. Hotel Termas Aqua Libera allows entry to its Roman baths for pilgrims for 10€.
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