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Hostal Seminario Menor Hostel

Avda. Quiroga Palacios , 2, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

El albergue Seminario Menor is at a 10 minute walk from the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It is opposite Belvis Park, which offers wonderful views of the old town of Santiago. Read more

70% Overall Rating 4 out of 6 customers would recommend this property based on 6 reviews

Atmosphere 60%

Cleanliness 80%

Facilities 73%

Location 63%

Safety 83%

Staff 60%

Value 80%

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  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Parking
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Important Information

Cancellation Policy: 2 days before arrival

Taxes included

We only accept cash upon arrival

!! It is obligatory to come with your own sleeping-bag!!

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Taxes Included

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El albergue Seminario Menor is at a 10 minute walk from the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It is opposite Belvis Park, which offers wonderful views of the old town of Santiago. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 20 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 20

Room types

Shared Room


Shared Bathroom



Private Rooms

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room


Shared Bathroom



About Hostal Seminario Menor

The first stone of the Seminario Minor

On January 7, 1953 , the building is raised again and start the earthworks. On February 26, invited by the Cardinal , visits the representatives of the press and radio of the Archdiocese .

On March , the feast of the holy prelate Compostela San Rosendo , surrounded by the clergy of the city, the authorities and a multitude of faithful , Cardinal laid the foundation stone of the building.

After sounding out various construction companies, the work Cachafeiro the company , which had just built Ourense Seminary was granted. He took over the work a rigger first , Antonio Fernández Durán, and the Archdiocese appointed as the responsible Officer Arturo Bermudez Longa . Walked behind the Cardinal , Don Fernando , who , if I was in Santiago , every afternoon visited the works , and encouraged the foreman and workers .

On August 8 is concreted the first plate of the new building , which corresponds to the floor of the first floor. Almost in record time, September 30, 1955 , will enter into the building the first class of students. 224 is young , with its own team of trainers , which correspond to the first Humanities courses . Former Cardinal blesses the assembly hall which tentatively will chapel during the course and appointed Bishop Jose Cervino first Rector of the Minor Seminary of Santiago.

Soon exceed one thousand students and during 1124 and 1956 to 1957 are seminarians who attend the center .

On October 2, 1957 , the Papal Nuncio , Monsignor Antoniutti , accompanied by the Cardinal , Msgr Novoa and provincial and local authorities , give the blessing of the complex , which will be formally opened on 10 September 1958 valentine Pedro de Mezonzo , prelate and Bishop of this Diocese .

Accommodation Information

The Pilgrims Assumption Minor Seminary offers the following services:

* Reception
* Single beds in common rooms and single rooms
* Lounges with TV
* Showers and Toilets
* Laundry
* Internet Service
* Service vending
* Valet-Bikes Outdoor
* Kit + Case Bottom sheet included in the price of stay

You definitely sleeping bag

For the correct operation and maintenance of the hostel recommends users:

* Leave facilities before 9:30 h. Because between 9:30 h. and 13:30 h. tasks are done cleaning it.
* Access to the facility from 13:30.


* Schedule to the public in the hostel reception is from 13:30 h. to 23:00 h.

Location Information

The Pilgrims Minor Seminary Assumption is located at Avda Quiroga Palacios s / n, a 10 minute walk from Santiago Cathedral, 5 minutes from the Market, 1 minute Belvis Park, has views impressive citywide and Cathedral.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.