Accommodation and Travel Stats
Espoo: Tourism in a nutshell
20,800 registered bed nights (July)
In July 2020, 20,800 bed nights were recorded in Espoo (-57.2 %), of which 16,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 4,500 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 36 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 80 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 57 percent from last year's July.
7,800 nights (-73.5 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 13,000 nights (-32.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and July, 98,200 bed nights (-36.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 41,700 (-60.8 %) for foreigners in Espoo, in total 140,000 (-46.5 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Preliminary bed nights
Based on Benchmarking Alliance data, there were 21,700 bed nights in August 2020.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
Bed nights comparison between regions
6,500 tourists arrived to accommodation (July)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 70 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 81.7 percent were domestic, and 18.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During July, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Espoo on average 3.0 nights (+1.0) and foreigners 3.8 nights (+1.3).
10,000 international congress guests in 2019
The number of international congress quests increased 43 percent from the previous year.
There was a total of 92 congresses organized (+27) in 2019.
132,000 air travelers (Helsinki)
The airport received a total of 132,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 87 percent. 30,900 travelers were transferring planes (-92.7 %) and 101,000 were local passengers (-82.7 %).
Of local passengers, 81.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 19.0 %. For transferring passengers, the share of travelers arriving from abroad was 81.2 %.
In addition, there were 108,000 passengers departing the airport (-82.0 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 239,000 (-85.1 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Helsinki)
Arriving passengers from (Helsinki)
Passengers on transfers from (Helsinki)
Departing passengers to (Helsinki)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.5 million euro
Total accommodation sales in August were 1.5 million euro (-1.9 million). The share of Airbnb and HomeAway was 49.0 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 756,000 euro (-2.1 million) and non-registered sales 728,000 euro (+205,000).
Total January-August sales were 10.2 million euro and they decreased 11.1 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Non-Registered)||230 €||121.1 %||157 €||48.6 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||148 €||87.3 %||86 €||30.1 %|
|Adr (Registered)||58 €||-36.0 %||68 €||-23.0 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||35 €||-36.0 %||46 €||-20.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||28 €||-57.5 %||33 €||-39.3 %|
Preliminary accommodation sales
Based on Benchmarking Alliance data, registered accommodation sales were 756,000 in August 2020.
Tax free sales -12.9 % (January)
Tax free sales decreased 13 percent from the previous year.
(Russians -15.4 %, Chinese -19.4 %, Japanese -91.3 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
880 rooms (-530)
1,800 beds (-1,100)
Room utilization 48.1 % (-24)
Unsold rooms 460
Airbnb and HomeAway
350 accommodation establishments (-92)
280 apartments (-64)
530 rooms (-91)
Apartment utilization 64.0 % (-12)
Unsold apartments 101
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in August was 8.53/10 (-0.02).