Accommodation and Travel Stats
Karlstad: Tourism in a nutshell
34,300 registered bed nights
In December 2019, 34,300 bed nights were recorded in Karlstad (-8.7 %), of which 28,400 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 5,900 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased one percent and foreign bed nights decreased 34 percent. In total, bed nights decreased nine percent from last year's December.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Norway (1,800 nights).
6,300 rooms (-22.7 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 13,300 rooms (+4.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 518,000 bed nights (+1.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 212,000 (+3.2 %) for foreigners in Karlstad, in total 730,000 (+1.7 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
20,200 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 16 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 83.2 percent were domestic, and 16.8 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Karlstad on average 1.7 nights (+0.19) and foreigners 1.7 nights (-0.06).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 16.1 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 16.1 million SEK (-1.5 million).
Registered January-December sales were 354.8 million SEK and they increased 29.1 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||820 SEK||-2.1 %||1,000 SEK||4.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||470 SEK||0.3 %||490 SEK||7.2 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||390 SEK||-8.3 %||700 SEK||1.4 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
17 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,400 rooms (+48)
2,700 beds (+37)
Room utilization 48.1 % (-3.2)
Unsold rooms 730
Bed utilization 42.9 % (-3.3)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "karlstad"
Global Google searches for "karlstad + keyword"
Google searches for "karlstad" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in December was 8.05/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute