ATMs -- ATM machines are located at Banpro (Calle Atravesada, in front of Teatro González; tel. 505/2552-2723) and Bancentro, farther down Calle Atravesada (tel. 505/2552-6555). There are also machines at Esso Garage on the main road and at Lacayo Supermarket on Calle Real Xalteva.

Emergencies -- Call tel. 505/2552-2977 for the police or tel. 505/2552-2711 for an ambulance.

Internet -- Internet access costs approximately C26 per hour, and there are plenty of cybercafes dotted around the city. Try Café E-mail on Avenida Guzman near Parque Central (no phone). They also have a space located in the Casa de los Leones (no phone). Both are open daily from 7am to 10pm. Inter Café on Calle la Libertad (no phone), also near Parque Central, is open from 8am to 9pm Monday to Saturday. Granada has embraced wireless technology with enthusiasm, and you'll find Wi-Fi in most of the city's upscale hotels and cafes.


Laundry -- Piscis Laundry Service (Calle El Martiro and Avenida Libertad; tel. 505/2552-8239) will pick up and deliver to your hotel. Mapache (Calle La Calzada and El Cisne; tel. 505/8611-3501) also picks up and delivers laundry; they also do tailoring.

Post Office -- The main post office is on Calle Atravesada, opposite Cine Karawala (no phone), and is open weekdays 8am to noon and 1 to 5pm, and Saturday 8am to noon.

Traveler's Checks & Money Exchange -- Banco de América Central, on the plaza (tel. 505/2552-3355), changes traveler's checks and gives cash advances on Visa and MasterCard with no commission. You will also find many street money-changers in this area who generally give a good rate and are trustworthy.


Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.