Kotka-Hamina-Loviisa Region
Accommodation and Travel Stats

September 2021

Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights (August)
icon: star 29,000
11 %
icon: finland 27,100
5 %
icon: foreign 1,900
55 %
Visitors icon
Visitors (August)
icon: star 13,900
8 %
icon: finland 13,200
8 %
icon: foreign 670
5 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales (August)
icon: star 1.8 mill. €
2 %
Average prices:
Night
63.40 €
5.90 €
Room
115.80 €
2.20 €
RevPAR
44.70 €
28.60 €
Capacity icon
Capacity (August)
icon: establishment 24
9 %
icon: room 1,100
7 %
icon: bed 2,400
5 %
utilization icon
Utilization (August)
icon: room 39 %
40 %

29,000 registered bed nights (August, Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

In August 2021, 29,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region (-11.2 %), of which 27,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,900 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased five percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 55 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 11 percent from last year's August.

Between January and August, 120,000 registered bed nights (+14.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 11,100 (-31.6 %) for foreigners in Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region, in total 131,000 (+7.9 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Registered bed nights by country of arrival (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Market share 1.4 percent (August, Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Total of 2.1 million registered bed nights (+23.1 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.8 million nights (+17.9 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 264,000 nights (+77.0 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region out of total registered bed nights was 1.4 % (-0.5 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 1.5 % and foreign bed nights 0.7 %.

Registered bed nights comparison between regions (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

13,900 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (August, Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased eight percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 95.2 percent were domestic, and 4.8 percent were from foreign countries.

During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region on average 2.0 nights (-0.28) and foreigners 2.8 nights (-3.8).

Ferry arrivals from different harbors (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 40 percent

A total of 33,400 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.

  • Vaalimaa: 9,700 (+52.9 %)
  • Nuijamaa: 10,600 (+73.2 %)
  • Imatra: 2,900 (-11.9 %)
  • Niirala: 6,800 (+38.9 %)
  • Vartius: 2,200 (+14.8 %)
  • Kuusamo: 62 (+40.9 %)
  • Salla: 117 (+77.3 %)
  • Raja-Jooseppi: 73 (+114.7 %)

Russian visa applications increased 290 percent (August)

There was a total of 2,500 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 56.7 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.

Foreign visitors and their consumption (August, Kotka-Hamina Region)

The number of foreign visitors in August was 3,600 (+2.8 %). Out of them 1,700 were on a daytrip and 1,900 stayed at least for one night.

The cumulative number of foreign visitors between January and August was 39,000 (-51.4 %).

Total consumption of these visitors in Kotka-Hamina Region in August was 666,000 euro (185 per visitor). Overnight visitors spent 350,000 euro and day visitors 316,000 euro. Between January and August the consumption was 7.2 million euro.

Foreign visitors and their consumption (August, Lovisa Region)

The number of foreign visitors in August was -280 (-30.7 %). Out of them -350 were on a daytrip and 66 stayed at least for one night.

The cumulative number of foreign visitors between January and August was -2,300 (+78.1 %).

Total consumption of these visitors in Lovisa Region in August was 136,000 euro (-478 per visitor). Overnight visitors spent 142,000 euro and day visitors -6,200 euro. Between January and August the consumption was 328,000 euro.

Average prices (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 129 € -15.7 % 151 € -2.0 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 54 € -21.8 % 70 € 1.8 %

Average prices (Kotka-Hamina Region)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 137 € -13.0 % 163 € 2.5 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 57 € -28.6 % 77 € 4.3 %

Average prices (Hamina)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 113 € -10.4 % 111 € 16.4 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 36 € -41.3 % 43 € 4.8 %

Average prices (Kotka)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 125 € -20.0 % 171 € 6.2 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 59 € -35.5 % 86 € 4.9 %

Average prices (Lovisa Region)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 103 € -19.9 % 104 € -21.7 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 42 € 26.4 % 44 € -11.7 %

Average prices (Loviisa)

= change at least 10 %
September 2021
Amount
Change jan-September 2021
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 100 € -28.1 % 104 € -25.2 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 43 € 31.0 % 44 € -17.4 %

Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Registered accommodation sales (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Average registered room price (ADR) (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Capacity & Utilization (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Airbnb and Vrbo

220 accommodation establishments (+41)
186 apartments (+30)
400 rooms (+44)

Apartment utilization 41.8 % (-2.3)
Unsold apartments 108

Capacity & Utilization (Kotka-Hamina Region)

Airbnb and Vrbo

167 accommodation establishments (+36)
144 apartments (+26)
310 rooms (+54)

Apartment utilization 41.8 % (-8.1)
Unsold apartments 84

Capacity & Utilization (Hamina)

Airbnb and Vrbo

46 accommodation establishments (+21)
39 apartments (+17)
73 rooms (+26)

Apartment utilization 32.0 % (-17)
Unsold apartments 27

Capacity & Utilization (Kotka)

Airbnb and Vrbo

94 accommodation establishments (+24)
79 apartments (+18)
171 rooms (+41)

Apartment utilization 47.4 % (-11)
Unsold apartments 42

Capacity & Utilization (Lovisa Region)

Airbnb and Vrbo

56 accommodation establishments (+5)
42 apartments (+4)
85 rooms (-10)

Apartment utilization 41.5 % (+16)
Unsold apartments 25

Capacity & Utilization (Loviisa)

Airbnb and Vrbo

49 accommodation establishments (+6)
36 apartments (+5)
70 rooms (-13)

Apartment utilization 42.8 % (+19)
Unsold apartments 21

Registered room utilization for establishments (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Website's user sessions by language (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Global Google searches for "kotka-hamina and lovisa region + keyword" (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Google searches for "kotka-hamina and lovisa region" by search region (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Global Google searches for "kotka-hamina region + keyword" (Kotka-Hamina Region)

Google searches for "kotka-hamina region" by search region (Kotka-Hamina Region)

Global Google searches for "hamina + keyword" (Hamina)

Google searches for "hamina" by search region (Hamina)

Global Google searches for "kotka + keyword" (Kotka)

Google searches for "kotka" by search region (Kotka)

Global Google searches for "lovisa region + keyword" (Lovisa Region)

Google searches for "lovisa region" by search region (Lovisa Region)

Global Google searches for "loviisa + keyword" (Loviisa)

Google searches for "loviisa" by search region (Loviisa)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Kotka-Hamina Region)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Kotka-Hamina Region)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Hamina)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Hamina)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Kotka)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Kotka)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Lovisa Region)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Lovisa Region)

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram (Loviisa)

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram (Loviisa)

Accommodation customer satisfaction (Hamina)

Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 8.14/10 (+0.01).

Accommodation customer satisfaction (Kotka)

Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 7.86/10 (-0.02).

Accommodation customer satisfaction (Lovisa Region)

Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 7.64/10 (-0.81).

Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Accommodation customer satisfaction comparison between regions (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Key indicators

Bed nights (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Arrivals (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Sales (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Travel key indicators: the darker the square the larger the value.

Dark squares in the middle (vertically) mean the main season is in the summer. Dark squares on the top and the bottom mean the main season is in the winter. Gradually darkening squares from left to right signify growth over the years.

It is important to notice that the largest values (darkest squares) are not necessarily during the same months between different stats as this might reveal interesting details about travel and accommodation trends.

Temperature (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

Rainfall (Kotka-Hamina And Lovisa Region)

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Sources: Airdna, Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finnish Border Guard, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland, Tak Border Research, Tak Research

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