Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gävle: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased nine percent
In December 2019, 25,800 bed nights were recorded in Gävle (+9.4 %), of which 23,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 11 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 10 percent. In total, bed nights increased nine percent from last year's December.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (580 nights).
6,400 rooms (+8.7 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 9,500 rooms (+2.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 359,000 bed nights (+5.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 45,900 (+31.3 %) for foreigners in Gävle, in total 405,000 (+7.9 %) 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
17,600 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased two percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 93.8 percent were domestic, and 6.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gävle on average 1.4 nights (+0.11) and foreigners 1.8 nights (+0.14).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 15.0 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 15.0 million SEK (+1.1 million).
Registered January-December sales were 247.5 million SEK and they increased 26.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||940 SEK||2.5 %||1,000 SEK||3.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||580 SEK||-1.5 %||610 SEK||3.9 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||460 SEK||5.0 %||650 SEK||6.7 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
18 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,100 rooms (+56)
2,200 beds (+111)
Room utilization 49.2 % (+1.2)
Unsold rooms 570
Bed utilization 41.4 % (+1.7)
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 December was 8.25/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute