THE SHELTER

The new Alberge has got the most modern and comfortable facilities of all the shelters along the Camino trail.

Our Alberge has got a total of 217 beds (143 in the new building and 74 in the old one) distributed into 8 new and 3 old dormitories, fully equipped roomy kitchen, hitting system in all rooms, dining room for 80 persons seated 4 at a table. Bathrooms and showers with warm water, room and toilets for disabled, reading room, lift, backup generator in case of blackouts, a 10 bunk beds room exclusively for snorers and possibility of using washing machines and dryers situated just in front of the shelter, a sanctuary (daily international prayer at 7 p.m.) etc…

The building was constructed without architectural barriers and it can be accessed by disabled.  There is a room with 3 beds and adapted bathroom exclusively for disabled persons.  Outside of the building there is a nice garden with wooden tables where pilgrims can enjoy their snacks and talks. The garden may also be used for washing clothes having a washing place with sinks and hangers and also for keeping bikes.

The Alberge has also got a room with 4 computers connected to internet, Wi-Fi, vending machines, soft drinks and coffee.  There is an isolated room for the shoes and space for parking bikes.

Other services

As the shelter is situated in the center of Santo Domingo de la Calzada there are services close by such as:

Post office, bars and restaurants, supermarkets, pharmacy, food shops, clothes and shoes shops, the Cathedral and the chapel ¨ Virgen de la Plaza¨ (with daily mass and blessings for the pilgrims) etc.

Public Opening Time

Open at 11:00

Closed at 22:00

Latest exit hour is 8.00 o´clock

Opening time in winter (1st of November- 1st of March)

Open at 13:00

Closed at 22:00