Accommodation and Travel Stats
Karlstad: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased four percent
In June 2019, 75,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Karlstad (+4.5 %), of which 46,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 28,400 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased one percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 14 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased four percent from last year's June.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Norway (8,400 nights).
14,900 rooms (+6.2 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 15,500 rooms (+5.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and June, 224,000 registered bed nights (-2.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 88,600 (+12.1 %) for foreigners in Karlstad, in total 313,000 (+1.4 %) registered 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
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
45,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased six percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 58.7 percent were domestic, and 41.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During June, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Karlstad on average 1.8 nights (+0.04) and foreigners 1.5 nights (-0.1).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 30.3 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in June were 30.3 million SEK (+4.0 million).
Registered January-June sales were 159.9 million SEK and they increased 9.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,000 SEK||9.0 %||980 SEK||1.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||740 SEK||8.7 %||640 SEK||-2.7 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||400 SEK||10.2 %||510 SEK||5.0 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
19 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,400 rooms (+87)
2,700 beds (+115)
Room utilization 74.1 % (-0.19)
Unsold rooms 360
Bed utilization 94.0 % (+0.89)
Registered room utilization for establishments
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
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in June was 8.39/10.
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute