HOMESTAYS - throughout the trip where some places are more remote than others. If you don't come with too high an expectation, then you will be fine and most agree that it is more comfortable than camping anyway. The scaling system (out of 5) is just to get a sense of each place in comparison with the next one.
Hostel in Cusco - 5 minutes from the main Plaza.
For those wanting some extra time in Cusco before or after trekking we can offer a decent place for a economical rate as little as 60 soles or 18 USD per night for a double room with private shower, breakfast and wifi. It is very near the centre of Cusco (5 minutes walk to the main square - Plaza De Armas), it also has a private garden area out back and courtyard. Please enquire for more details.