Accommodation and Travel Stats
Karlstad: Tourism in a nutshell
52,400 registered bed nights
In September 2019, 52,400 bed nights were recorded in Karlstad (-6.5 %), of which 39,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 12,600 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased one percent and foreign bed nights decreased 20 percent. In total, bed nights decreased six percent from last year's September.
11,700 rooms (-8.7 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 20,300 rooms (+9.7 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 412,000 bed nights (+0.9 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 187,000 (+7.6 %) for foreigners in Karlstad, in total 598,000 (+2.9 %) 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
28,800 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 15 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 71.9 percent were domestic, and 28.1 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Karlstad on average 1.9 nights (+0.26) and foreigners 1.6 nights (-0.05).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 34.6 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 34.6 million SEK (+3.0 million).
Registered January-September sales were 277.2 million SEK and they increased 29.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||7.2 %||1,000 SEK||6.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||830 SEK||2.9 %||730 SEK||3.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||660 SEK||17.1 %||460 SEK||8.9 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
19 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,400 rooms (+87)
2,700 beds (+115)
Room utilization 76.5 % (-3.2)
Unsold rooms 330
Bed utilization 64.3 % (-7.3)
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 September was 8.29/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute