Accommodation and Travel Stats
Kokkola: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
8,900 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 8,900 bed nights (-8.4 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Kokkola in April 2023. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 74 % and non-registered 26 %.
Between January and April, the number of paid bed nights was 36,200 (+11.2 %). Share of registered was 74 % and non-registered 26 %.
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. Non-registered bed nights statistics include bed nights from AirBnB and Vrbo.
6,500 registered bed nights
In April 2023, 6,500 registered bed nights were recorded in Kokkola (-13.5 %), of which 5,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 740 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 18 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 67 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 14 percent from last year's April.
2,600 nights (-30.6 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 3,900 nights (+3.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 23,200 registered bed nights (-2.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 3,600 (+108.3 %) for foreigners in Kokkola, in total 26,800 (+5.2 %) registered 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
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
Comparison of registered bed nights between regions
4,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 15 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 93.3 percent were domestic, and 6.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kokkola on average 1.5 nights (-0.02) and foreigners 2.7 nights (+0.1).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,600 air travelers
The airport received a total of 1,600 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 176 percent.
Of local passengers, 33.4 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 66.6 %.
In addition, there were 1,600 passengers departing the airport (+137.6 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 3,200 (+155.7 %).
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 590,000 euro
Total accommodation sales in April were 590,000 euro (+52,500). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 6.9 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 550,000 euro (+48,000) and non-registered sales 40,700 euro (+4,500).
Total January-April sales were 2.3 million euro and they increased 498,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||115 €||14.4 %||114 €||16.0 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||84 €||26.7 %||80 €||20.4 %|
|Adr (Non-Registered)||70 €||7.0 %||75 €||17.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||50 €||13.9 %||53 €||38.7 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||29 €||-22.1 %||31 €||-4.3 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
7.0 accommodation establishments (+0)
350 rooms (-34)
710 beds (-58)
Room utilization 43.8 % (-0.2)
Unsold rooms 197
Airbnb and Vrbo
88 accommodation establishments (+40)
66 apartments (+23)
123 rooms (+58)
Apartment utilization 41.9 % (-16)
Unsold apartments 38
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Statistics Finland, Tak Research