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Vilar de Varrio - As Corcerizas

Pista Forestal Arnuide, San Mamede km, 10, Ourense, 36210, Ourense, 36210, Spain

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Ourense Hostel

Hostel Ourense

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Managed by the Amigos da Terra Association and located in the heart of the Central Massif in Orense (Red Natura 2000), "As Corcerizas" Hostel is a reference in the use of renewable energy for its own consumption as well as in the bioconstruction context. The alternative waste treatment and the food based in the local organic agriculture and a fair commerce, will help you to have a pleasant stay and to have a real experience of a sustainable development. Spas, rivers, castles, sanctuaries and the direct contact with the mountain settlers, complete the environment tourist offer.


Prices are members' prices

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Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year


Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 0034 988 374 318

Fax. 0034 988 302 403


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Hiking / Walking trails
  • Mountainous Area
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

( Tel. 902 404 704 Lavacolla airport in Santiago de Compostela. Tel. 981 547 501 Alvedro airport (A Coruña). Tel. 981 187 200 Peinador airport (Vigo). Tel. 986 268 200
Ampian Company 988 225 288. Departures from Ourense By bus - Santiago-Ourense bus line Vigo-Ourense bus line. MONBUS ( Tel. 902 292 900 - Lugo-Ourense bus line. LA DIRECTA. Tel. 988 211 911 - A Coruña-Ourense bus line. ARRIVA ( Tel. 902 277 482 - Ourense-Vilar de Barrio bus line. ANPIAN ( Tel. 988 225 288 Notice: taxis in Arnuide. to book call: 988 449380 / 639 594817 (Narciso). Bus stations: A Coruña. Tel. 981 184 335 Lugo. Tel. 982 223 985 Santiago de Compostela. Tel. 981 542 416 Vigo. Tel. 986 373 411 ( Ourense. Tel. 988 216 027 Ferrol. Tel. 981 324 751
Alternate Transport
This work camp is located in the rural area of As Corcerizas inside the ecosystem of the "Sierra de San Mamede" forest this is a "Community priority" area Macizo Central Ourensán in the south-east of Ourense province. This protected area is a huge oportunity to observe the biogeographic mixture blooming between the mediterranean humid region and the eurosiberian of the galician-portuguese mountains. The differences in the climate and the variating altitudes allow the existence of a huge diversity in plant species such as mediterranean and atlantic species this elements together give an exceptional biodiversity to the area. The "Community priority" "Bidueiral de Montederramo" thanks to its high ecological value his conservation and its rarity is avowed as one of the most important forests in Ourence province and it is one of the southern birch forest in Europe. The area is near the Sierra de San Mamede summit place known for its view from 1600m the born of the emblematic Arnoia river and for the chapel dedicated to saint Mamed place for pilgrimage connected with the "Monasterio de los Milagros" of San Mamede also near to As Corcerizas. By car: From Ourense: There are two possibilities to arrive in Ourense. 1. Autovía A-52 a Xinzo de Limia > Vilar de Barrio > (dirección Os Milagres o Maceda) Arnuide (*) 2. Carretera C-536 dirección Pobra de Trives > Alto do Couso > Maceda > Os Milagres > (dirección Vilar de Barrio) Arnuide (*) From Madrid: Autovía A-52 a Xinzo de Limia > Vilar de Barrio > (dirección Os Milagres o Maceda) Arnuide (*) From Ponferrada: Autovía A–6 salida de autopista 400 > carretera N – VI (1 7km) > carretera N-120 > Quiroga> San Clodio > Antigua Carretera OU-504 / OU-0107 > Maceda > Os Milagres > (dirección Vilar de Barrio) Arnuide (*) (*) From Arnuide to As Corcerizas (San Mamede) As Corcerizas is linked to Arnuide through a path in the forest partially asphalted the path is about 9km. From Vilar de Barrio: When you arrive in Arnuide after crossing a bridge go to the right in the cross in front of the stone rood near the "Prol" supermarket; then go up following the directions "As Corcerizas". From Maceda: When you arrive in Arnuide follow the main road go left in the cross in front of the stone rood near the "Prol" supermarket; then go up following the directions "As Corcerizas".
RENFE ( Tel. 902 240 202 FEVE ( Tel. 981 370 401 You can reach Vilar de Barrio from Ourense (Ponferrada direction) or from Ponferrada (Ourense direction). You have to ask to the ticket office or to the ticket officer to stop in Vilar de Barrio or the train will not stop. Timetable here:

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