Accommodation and Travel Stats
Karlstad: Tourism in a nutshell
22,500 registered bed nights
In March 2020, 22,500 bed nights were recorded in Karlstad (-54.7 %), of which 19,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,200 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 50 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 72 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 55 percent from last year's March.
4,400 rooms (-56.5 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 9,700 rooms (-50.2 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 87,300 bed nights (-10.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 17,200 (-44.1 %) for foreigners in Karlstad, in total 104,000 (-18.4 %) 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
13,500 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 53 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 86.8 percent were domestic, and 13.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Karlstad on average 1.6 nights (+0.04) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.42).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 14.8 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in March were 14.8 million SEK (-13.6 million).
Registered January-March sales were 60.1 million SEK and they decreased 11.2 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,000 SEK||9.3 %||980 SEK||3.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||660 SEK||15.0 %||570 SEK||3.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||350 SEK||-47.7 %||480 SEK||-16.7 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
17 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,400 rooms (+0)
2,700 beds (+17)
Room utilization 33.1 % (-36)
Unsold rooms 940
Bed utilization 27.0 % (-32)
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
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in March was 7.78/10 (-0.65).
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute