Accommodation and Travel Stats
Joensuu: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
17,900 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 17,900 bed nights (+25.7 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Joensuu in December 2022. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 75 % and non-registered 25 %.
Between January and December, the number of paid bed nights was 250,000 (+32.2 %). Share of registered was 80 % and non-registered 20 %.
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.
Registered bed nights increased 18 percent
In December 2022, 13,300 registered bed nights were recorded in Joensuu (+17.9 %), of which 11,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,300 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased three percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 300 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 18 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (400 nights).
6,800 nights (+3.6 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 6,500 nights (+38.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 178,000 registered bed nights (+24.2 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 22,500 (+174.9 %) for foreigners in Joensuu, in total 200,000 (+32.4 %) 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
8,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased one percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 94.3 percent were domestic, and 5.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Joensuu on average 1.4 nights (+0.06) and foreigners 5.0 nights (+2.9).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
980 air travelers
The airport received a total of 980 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 41 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.5 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 99.5 %.
In addition, there were 1,300 passengers departing the airport (+91.7 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 2,300 (+65.7 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.2 million euro
Total accommodation sales in December were 1.2 million euro (+349,000). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 7.9 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 1.1 million euro (+309,000) and non-registered sales 95,000 euro (+40,300).
Total January-December sales were 17.5 million euro and they increased 5.6 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||121 €||19.8 %||117 €||11.5 %|
|Adr (Non-Registered)||84 €||5.5 %||84 €||-4.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||83 €||17.5 %||82 €||12.4 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||65 €||39.3 %||68 €||14.3 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||46 €||11.5 %||50 €||-6.8 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
8.0 accommodation establishments (+0)
620 rooms (+0)
1,400 beds (+0)
Room utilization 53.5 % (+7.5)
Unsold rooms 290
Bed utilization 35.1 % (+5.2)
Airbnb and Vrbo
107 accommodation establishments (+33)
92 apartments (+32)
166 rooms (+58)
Apartment utilization 54.5 % (+2.9)
Unsold apartments 42
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Meteostat, Socialblade, Statistics Finland, Tak Research