Accommodation and Travel Stats
Registered bed nights increased 26 percent
In February 2020, 94,100 bed nights were recorded in Kuusamo (+25.8 %), of which 67,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 27,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 27 percent and foreign bed nights increased 22 percent. In total, bed nights increased 26 percent from last year's February.
85,700 nights (+23.5 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 8,400 nights (+55.5 %) by business visitors.
Between January and February, 97,500 bed nights (+31.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 59,600 (+9.5 %) for foreigners in Kuusamo, in total 157,000 (+22.1 %) 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
22,000 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 24 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 74.8 percent were domestic, and 25.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During February, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Kuusamo on average 4.1 nights (+0.15) and foreigners 4.9 nights (-0.29).
11,800 air travelers
The airport received a total of 11,800 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 20 percent.
Of local passengers, 44.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 56.0 %.
In addition, there were 12,000 passengers departing the airport (+20.1 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 23,800.
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 4.0 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in February were 4.0 million euro (+860,000).
Registered January-February sales were 6.5 million euro and they increased 1.5 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||127 €||0.8 %||122 €||5.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||90 €||4.5 %||74 €||12.4 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||43 €||1.2 %||42 €||5.6 %|
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)
Capacity & Utilization
36 accommodation establishments (+2)
1,500 rooms (+156)
5,000 beds (+240)
Room utilization 70.8 % (+2.5)
Unsold rooms 430
Registered room utilization
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in February was 8.75/10 (+0.22).
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Global Blue, Statistics Finland
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