Accommodation and Travel Stats
Joensuu: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
15,700 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 15,700 bed nights (-32.7 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Joensuu in June 2020. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 76 % and non-registered 24 %.
Between January and June, the number of paid bed nights was 77,600 (-31.2 %). Share of registered was 73 % and non-registered 27 %.
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.
11,900 registered bed nights
In June 2020, 11,900 registered bed nights were recorded in Joensuu (-39.1 %), of which 11,400 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 490 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 34 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 79 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 39 percent from last year's June.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Estonia (171 nights).
7,600 nights (-33.0 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,300 nights (-47.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and June, 47,300 registered bed nights (-40.9 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 9,600 (-34.8 %) for foreigners in Joensuu, in total 57,000 (-40.0 %) 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
7,300 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 44 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 98.6 percent were domestic, and 1.4 percent were from foreign countries.
During June, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Joensuu on average 1.6 nights (+0.12) and foreigners 4.6 nights (+2.8).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
20,300 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 20,300 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 4,800 (-94.3 %)
- Nuijamaa: 6,100 (-94.6 %)
- Imatra: 2,300 (-94.9 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 0.0 (-100.0 %)
- Niirala: 4,600 (-80.4 %)
- Vartius: 1,500 (-81.7 %)
- Kuusamo: 60 (-88.0 %)
- Salla: 42 (-98.5 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 28 (-99.0 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 99 percent
There was a total of 590 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 65.2 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 805,000 euro
Total accommodation sales in June were 805,000 euro (-515,000). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 10.3 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 722,000 euro (-538,000) and non-registered sales 83,100 euro (+23,200).
|Adr (Non-Registered)||100 €||23.1 %||88 €||1.3 %|
|Adr (Registered)||98 €||6.3 %||101 €||10.0 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||68 €||46.7 %||52 €||15.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||63 €||19.7 %||49 €||-8.6 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||61 €||-5.9 %||74 €||6.0 %|
Tax free sales -0.3 % (January)
Tax free sales decreased less than one percent from the previous year.
(Russians +0.1 %, Chinese -88.4 %)
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
8.0 accommodation establishments (-3)
310 rooms (-390)
690 beds (-880)
Room utilization 63.9 % (+7.2)
Unsold rooms 113
Bed utilization 46.2 % (+8.5)
Airbnb and Vrbo
91 accommodation establishments (-2)
68 apartments (+4)
116 rooms (+0)
Apartment utilization 67.6 % (+11)
Unsold apartments 22
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "joensuu"
Global Google searches for "joensuu + keyword"
Google searches for "joensuu" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in June was 8.55/10 (+0.18).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Airdna, Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland, Tak Research