Greater Gothenburg
Accommodation and Travel Stats

October 2019


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Greater Gothenburg: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights
icon: star 420,000
5 %
icon: sweden 315,000
10 %
icon: foreign 105,000
8 %
Top 3:
10 %
8 %
3 %
Capacity icon
icon: establishment 142
5 %
icon: room 11,900
3 %
icon: bed 26,300
4 %

Key indicators

Bed nights



Travel key indicators: the darker the square the larger the value.

Dark squares in the middle (vertically) mean the main season is in the summer. Dark squares on the top and the bottom mean the main season is in the winter. Gradually darkening squares from left to right signify growth over the years.

It is important to notice that the largest values (darkest squares) are not necessarily during the same months between different stats as this might reveal interesting details about travel and accommodation trends.



Registered bed nights increased five percent

In October 2019, 420,000 bed nights were recorded in Greater Gothenburg (+4.5 %), of which 315,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 105,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 10 percent and foreign bed nights decreased eight percent. In total, bed nights increased five percent from last year's October.

Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Norway (18,500 nights).

Between January and October, 3.4 million bed nights (+6.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 1.4 million (+1.3 %) for foreigners in Greater Gothenburg, in total 4.7 million (+4.6 %) nights.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 10.3 percent

Total of 4.1 million bed nights (+3.8 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 3.1 million nights (+5.8 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 936,000 nights (-2.2 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Greater Gothenburg out of total bed nights was 10.3 % (+0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 10.1 % and foreign bed nights 11.2 %.

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
October 2019
Change jan-October 2019
Adr (Registered) 1,100 SEK -5.1 % 1,100 SEK 0.9 %
Revpar (Registered) 730 SEK -7.4 % 760 SEK 1.3 %

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

142 accommodation establishments (+7)
11,900 rooms (+390)
26,300 beds (+1,100)

Room utilization 69.9 % (-1.7)
Unsold rooms 3,600
Bed utilization 50.6 % (+0.3)

Registered room utilization for establishments

Website's user sessions by language

Global Google searches for "greater gothenburg + keyword"

Google searches for "greater gothenburg" by search region

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram

Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities

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Sources: Statistics Sweden

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