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 75 percent
In December 2021, 25,900 registered bed nights were recorded in Gävle (+74.7 %), of which 23,900 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,000 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 77 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 55 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 75 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (700 nights).
6,900 rooms (+98.3 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 10,000 rooms (+59.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 359,000 registered bed nights (+19.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 34,100 (+98.7 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 394,000 (+24.0 %) 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
17,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 115 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 92.0 percent were domestic, and 8.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 1.5 nights (-0.3) and foreigners 1.4 nights (-0.87).
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 17.4 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 17.4 million SEK (+4.4 million).
Registered January-December sales were 231.7 million SEK and they increased 45.3 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,000 SEK||-22.8 %||1,100 SEK||1.7 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||670 SEK||-23.5 %||590 SEK||0.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||520 SEK||28.5 %||590 SEK||22.2 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
18 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,100 rooms (+31)
2,200 beds (+112)
Room utilization 50.5 % (+20)
Unsold rooms 560
Bed utilization 40.3 % (+16)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute