Xunta (34, 8€) Albergue de Laza, a little outside the village. Previously you went to Protección Civil to check in. This is no longer the case and the new check-in location should be signposted. Kitchen. Tel 988 422 112 Open 12:00
Casa Blanco Conde which is just to the left where the Camino goes right towards the village, singles 35€, doubles 47€, triples 65€. Tel 609 787 178
Shops, pharmacy, bank and bakery, all on or near the Camino. Several cafés do food.
Good reports of Restaurante Picota and Café Cimadevila.
Café O Descanso do Peregrino, to the left of the Camino on the main road, opens at 07:00.
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