Accommodation and Travel Stats
Kemi: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased two percent
In August 2019, 9,500 bed nights were recorded in Kemi (+2.3 %), of which 7,400 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 26 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 39 percent. In total, bed nights increased two percent from last year's August.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from United Kingdom (230 nights).
5,700 nights (+81.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 3,800 nights (-38.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 43,400 bed nights (+30.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 25,500 (+1.9 %) for foreigners in Kemi, in total 68,900 (+18.1 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
5,800 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 13 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 81.4 percent were domestic, and 18.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kemi on average 1.6 nights (+0.1) and foreigners 1.9 nights (-1.0).
2,200 air travelers
The airport received a total of 2,200 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased three percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 100.0 %.
In addition, there were 2,400 passengers departing the airport (+1.1 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 4,600 (-0.8 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 544,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 544,000 euro (-8,500).
Registered January-August sales were 3.9 million euro and they increased 727,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||87 €||-3.1 %||€|
|Bed Night (Registered)||57 €||-3.8 %||56 €||4.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||40 €||4.6 %||€|
Tax free sales -45.7 %
Tax free sales decreased 46 percent from the previous year.
(Russians -47.2 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
10 accommodation establishments (+2)
410 rooms (+33)
840 beds (+54)
Room utilization 46.1 % (+3.4)
Unsold rooms 220
Bed utilization 36.1 % (-1.7)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in August was 8.35/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland