Albergue O Candil

O candil is a hostel of the Camino de Santiago, located at the historical centre of Melide

Albergue O Candil


This establishment was built on a refurbished house dating back to early last century and, it was the place where the first local telephone office was set.Years later, it housed a brass artisan workshop, which manufactured lanterns and oil lamps.

Nowadays it is a hostel for pilgrims, which includes a VIP room, with private bathroom inside and, which can host one or two persons; two bunk bed rooms, one of them for four people and the other one for eight people.

HOSTEL (Available from 15th March to 15th October)

It contains two spacious rooms for 4 and 8 people, respectively, as well as separated showers and toilets for men and women. Gourmet breakfast service is included.


Gourmet breakfast included


  • Gourmet breakfast included
  • Bike parking, washing-up area and small bicycle repairing area
  • Full-equipped kitchen
  • Washing and drying machines (paying)
  • Fabric sheets
  • Courtyard
  • Payment by card
  • Free Wi-fi
  • TV room
  • Individual towels
  • Individual Nordic blankets
  • Individual lights
  • Individual lockers

VIP ROOM (Available all year long)

It is formed by a double bed or two twin beds of 90cm. It also contains a bathroom inside. Gourmet breakfast service is included.

  • DOUBLE BED or TWIN BEDS You can choose either a double bed or twin beds for your stay
  • INDIVIDUAL BATHROOM There is a personal bathroom inside the room
  • TELEVISION 32-inch SMART TV with international channel
  • PRIVACY The VIP room has its own access key, which makes it independent from the rest of the hostel

* Consult rate table


from 45*
Gourmet breakfast included

RATES (Hostel, VIP Room and the whole house)

Monday to Friday (Gourmet breakfast service is included)
VIP Room with private bathroom inside Hostel with shared bathroom
45 15
Saturday and Sunday (Breakfast not included)
VIP Room with private bathroom inside Room with 2 bunk beds (4 beds) Room with 4 bunk beds (8 beds)
65 80 120

On Saturdays and Sundays the whole house is rented (up to 14 people).



Location map of Albergue O Candil

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