Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gävle: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 11 percent
In October 2019, 35,400 bed nights were recorded in Gävle (+11.2 %), of which 31,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,600 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased eight percent and foreign bed nights increased 59 percent. In total, bed nights increased 11 percent from last year's October.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Poland (960 nights).
7,900 rooms (+14.8 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 16,100 rooms (-1.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and October, 307,000 bed nights (+4.6 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 40,900 (+33.8 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 347,000 (+7.4 %) 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
Bed nights by country of arrival
19,200 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased four percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 93.8 percent were domestic, and 6.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During October, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 1.8 nights (+0.19) and foreigners 3.0 nights (+1.3).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 26.4 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in October were 26.4 million SEK (+1.5 million).
Registered January-October sales were 210.8 million SEK and they increased 24.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||2.6 %||1,000 SEK||3.4 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||810 SEK||6.1 %||660 SEK||6.5 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||750 SEK||-4.5 %||610 SEK||5.1 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
19 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,100 rooms (+56)
2,200 beds (+111)
Room utilization 74.1 % (+2.5)
Unsold rooms 290
Bed utilization 55.9 % (+5.0)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "gävle"
Global Google searches for "gävle + keyword"
Google searches for "gävle" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in October was 8.22/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute