Accommodation and Travel Stats
Joensuu: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
16,700 bed nights in paid accommodation (April)
Total of 16,700 bed nights (-2.3 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Joensuu 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 72 % and non-registered 28 %.
Between January and April, the number of paid bed nights was 69,500 (+19.9 %). Share of registered was 75 % and non-registered 25 %.
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.
12,000 registered bed nights (April)
In April 2023, 12,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Joensuu (-11.6 %), of which 11,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 800 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 11 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 17 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 12 percent from last year's April.
6,100 nights (-10.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 5,800 nights (-13.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 47,200 registered bed nights (+21.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 4,800 (-15.9 %) for foreigners in Joensuu, in total 52,100 (+16.3 %) 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
8,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (April)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased six percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 95.4 percent were domestic, and 4.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Joensuu on average 1.4 nights (-0.1) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.01).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,800 air travelers (April)
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)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.0 million euro (April)
Total accommodation sales in April were 1.0 million euro (-88,100). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 8.9 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 922,000 euro (-104,000) and non-registered sales 90,000 euro (+16,100).
Total January-April sales were 4.5 million euro and they increased 454,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||108 €||3.1 %||109 €||-0.9 %|
|Adr (Non-Registered)||78 €||-9.6 %||82 €||1.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||77 €||1.7 %||80 €||-5.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||50 €||-3.9 %||55 €||14.9 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||41 €||-16.4 %||45 €||-0.2 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (April)
8.0 accommodation establishments (-1)
620 rooms (-9)
1,400 beds (-36)
Room utilization 46.4 % (-3.4)
Unsold rooms 330
Bed utilization 28.6 % (-3.1)
Airbnb and Vrbo
126 accommodation establishments (+46)
105 apartments (+40)
172 rooms (+53)
Apartment utilization 52.9 % (-4.3)
Unsold apartments 49
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Statistics Finland, Tak Research