Accommodation and Travel Stats
Blekinge County: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
183,000 registered bed nights
In August 2022, 183,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Blekinge County (-7.1 %), of which 135,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 47,700 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased seven percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased eight percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased seven percent from last year's August.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (23,700 nights).
27,100 rooms (+17.3 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 15,300 rooms (-8.2 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 661,000 registered bed nights (+2.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 165,000 (+30.9 %) for foreigners in Blekinge County, in total 826,000 (+7.1 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
79,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased five percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 77.0 percent were domestic, and 23.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Blekinge County on average 2.2 nights (-0.14) and foreigners 2.6 nights (-1.0).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 62.4 million crowns
Registered accommodation sales in August were 62.4 million crowns (+4.4 million).
Registered January-August sales were 321.3 million crowns and they increased 87.0 million crowns from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,500 SEK||0.9 %||1,300 SEK||-5.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||980 SEK||2.5 %||680 SEK||23.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||340 SEK||15.8 %||390 SEK||28.1 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
83 accommodation establishments (+4)
2,100 rooms (+78)
4,600 beds (+230)
Room utilization 66.4 % (+1.1)
Unsold rooms 690
Bed utilization 127.2 % (-6.7)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden