Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gävle: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
27,400 registered bed nights
In September 2020, 27,400 registered bed nights were recorded in Gävle (-2.7 %), of which 25,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,800 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased less than one percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 32 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased three percent from last year's September.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (490 nights).
6,700 rooms (+1.2 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 11,800 rooms (-12.6 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 242,000 registered bed nights (-11.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 12,100 (-67.5 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 254,000 (-18.5 %) 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
15,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 14 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 94.4 percent were domestic, and 5.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 1.7 nights (+0.22) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.0).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 19.0 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 19.0 million SEK (-2.4 million).
Registered January-September sales were 141.7 million SEK and they decreased 42.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,000 SEK||-3.7 %||1,000 SEK||-0.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||690 SEK||-9.0 %||560 SEK||-5.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||600 SEK||-10.6 %||490 SEK||-23.5 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
21 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,100 rooms (+0)
2,200 beds (+0)
Room utilization 58.4 % (-4.5)
Unsold rooms 470
Bed utilization 45.3 % (+0.17)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Global Google searches for "gävle"
Global Google searches for "gävle + keyword"
Google searches for "gävle" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 7.69/10 (-0.68).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute