Accommodation and Travel Stats
Kuusamo: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 45 percent (July)
In July 2020, 71,800 bed nights were recorded in Kuusamo (+45.4 %), of which 70,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 58 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 77 percent. In total, bed nights increased 45 percent from last year's July.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (320 nights).
66,700 nights (+47.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 5,000 nights (+24.2 %) by business visitors.
Between January and July, 258,000 bed nights (-9.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 69,300 (-21.2 %) for foreigners in Kuusamo, in total 327,000 (-12.4 %) 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
30,000 tourists arrived to accommodation (July)
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 35 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 97.8 percent were domestic, and 2.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During July, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kuusamo on average 2.4 nights (+0.13) and foreigners 1.7 nights (-0.13).
380 air travelers
The airport received a total of 380 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 54 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 100.0 %.
In addition, there were 330 passengers departing the airport (-62.2 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 710 (-58.3 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
|Adr (Registered)||75 €||104 €|
|Bed Night (Registered)||34 €||38 €|
|Revpar (Registered)||25 €||49 €|
Tax free sales +9.1 % (January)
Tax free sales increased nine percent from the previous year.
(Russians +11.0 %, Chinese +85.0 %, Japanese +516.4 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
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 8.33/10 (-0.37).
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland
Raportin tarjoavat Ruka-Kuusamo Matkailu ry ja Naturpolis Oy