Accommodation and Travel Stats
Joensuu Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
24,800 bed nights in paid accommodation (April)
Total of 24,800 bed nights (-9.2 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Joensuu Region in April 2023. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 58 % and non-registered 42 %.
Between January and April, the number of paid bed nights was 98,500 (+4.7 %). Share of registered was 63 % and non-registered 37 %.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded. Non-registered bed nights statistics include bed nights from AirBnB and Vrbo.
14,300 registered bed nights (April)
In April 2023, 14,300 registered bed nights were recorded in Joensuu Region (-20.1 %), of which 13,400 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 850 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 20 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 18 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 20 percent from last year's April.
7,900 nights (-25.9 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 6,400 nights (-11.6 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 56,300 registered bed nights (+3.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 5,500 (-14.6 %) for foreigners in Joensuu Region, in total 61,800 (+1.6 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
Comparison of registered bed nights between regions
9,600 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (April)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased nine percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 95.8 percent were domestic, and 4.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Joensuu Region on average 1.5 nights (-0.21) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.04).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,800 air travelers (April, Joensuu)
The airport received a total of 1,800 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 133 percent.
Of local passengers, 23.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 76.9 %.
In addition, there were 1,800 passengers departing the airport (+128.5 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 3,600 (+130.7 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Joensuu)
Arriving passengers from (Joensuu)
Passengers on transfers from (Joensuu)
Departing passengers to (Joensuu)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.3 million euro (April)
Total accommodation sales in April were 1.3 million euro (-164,000). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 19.9 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 1.0 million euro (-159,000) and non-registered sales 260,000 euro (-5,200).
Total January-April sales were 5.5 million euro and they increased 258,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Non-Registered)||103 €||-11.4 %||102 €||-3.9 %|
|Adr (Registered)||102 €||4.1 %||103 €||0.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||73 €||8.6 %||75 €||3.1 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||57 €||-13.7 %||52 €||-2.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||40 €||-5.0 %||44 €||12.1 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (April)
19 accommodation establishments (-3)
860 rooms (-66)
1,900 beds (-250)
Room utilization 39.4 % (-3.8)
Unsold rooms 520
Bed utilization 24.3 % (-3.2)
Airbnb and Vrbo
280 accommodation establishments (+60)
240 apartments (+52)
430 rooms (+78)
Apartment utilization 53.8 % (-2.5)
Unsold apartments 109
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Statistics Finland, Tak Research
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