Accommodation and Travel Stats
Kolari: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
75,600 bed nights in paid accommodation (April)
Total of 75,600 bed nights (-11.0 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Kolari 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 51 % and non-registered 49 %.
Between January and April, the number of paid bed nights was 360,000 (-1.7 %). Share of registered was 59 % and non-registered 41 %.
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.
38,300 registered bed nights (April)
In April 2023, 38,300 registered bed nights were recorded in Kolari (-13.2 %), of which 35,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,200 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 14 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased three percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 13 percent from last year's April.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Sweden (980 nights).
35,900 nights (-12.8 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 2,500 nights (-18.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 106,000 registered bed nights (-8.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 106,000 (+10.6 %) for foreigners in Kolari, in total 212,000 (+0.3 %) 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
8,600 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (April)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased five percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 91.4 percent were domestic, and 8.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kolari on average 4.5 nights (-0.43) and foreigners 4.4 nights (-0.57).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 3.3 million euro (April)
Total accommodation sales in April were 3.3 million euro (-359,000). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 38.0 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 2.0 million euro (-317,000) and non-registered sales 1.2 million euro (-41,900).
Total January-April sales were 17.4 million euro and they increased 194,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Non-Registered)||157 €||6.1 %||171 €||8.9 %|
|Adr (Registered)||152 €||-5.2 %||152 €||-0.9 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||126 €||0.4 %||139 €||11.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||66 €||-14.3 %||93 €||-1.0 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||53 €||-0.4 %||57 €||-0.2 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (April)
22 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,100 rooms (-2)
4,000 beds (-4)
Room utilization 43.4 % (-4.6)
Unsold rooms 610
Airbnb and Vrbo
440 accommodation establishments (+4)
440 apartments (+4)
810 rooms (+26)
Apartment utilization 79.8 % (-4.5)
Unsold apartments 88
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Airdna, Statistics Finland, Tak Research
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