Accommodation and Travel Stats
Karlstad: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
109,000 registered bed nights
In July 2020, 109,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Karlstad (-22.0 %), of which 105,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 4,100 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 25 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 93 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 22 percent from last year's July.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Norway (1,800 nights).
16,200 rooms (-26.5 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 11,000 rooms (-32.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and July, 266,000 registered bed nights (-13.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 25,000 (-82.7 %) for foreigners in Karlstad, in total 291,000 (-35.7 %) 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
54,400 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 28 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 95.7 percent were domestic, and 4.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During July, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Karlstad on average 2.0 nights (+0.15) and foreigners 1.7 nights (-0.09).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 31.0 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in July were 31.0 million SEK (-13.8 million).
Registered January-July sales were 116.0 million SEK and they decreased 88.6 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||-2.7 %||1,000 SEK||0.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||740 SEK||-28.8 %||400 SEK||-42.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||280 SEK||-11.3 %||400 SEK||-11.8 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
18 accommodation establishments (-1)
1,400 rooms (+0)
2,700 beds (+17)
Room utilization 64.8 % (-24)
Unsold rooms 490
Bed utilization 131.9 % (-34)
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 July was 7.71/10 (-0.57).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute