Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gävle: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 29 percent
In September 2021, 35,200 registered bed nights were recorded in Gävle (+28.7 %), of which 32,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,200 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 25 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 76 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 29 percent from last year's September.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (620 nights).
8,000 rooms (+19.8 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 17,600 rooms (+49.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 270,000 registered bed nights (+11.6 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 25,900 (+113.1 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 296,000 (+16.4 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
17,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 10 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 91.8 percent were domestic, and 8.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 2.0 nights (+0.29) and foreigners 2.3 nights (+0.2).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 27.4 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 27.4 million SEK (+8.4 million).
Registered January-September sales were 162.0 million SEK and they increased 20.3 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||4.3 %||1,000 SEK||0.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||850 SEK||42.5 %||550 SEK||12.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||780 SEK||12.3 %||550 SEK||-1.8 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
21 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,100 rooms (+3)
2,200 beds (+0)
Room utilization 79.8 % (+21)
Unsold rooms 230
Bed utilization 56.4 % (+11)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 7.68/10 (-0.01).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute