Lahti
Accommodation and Travel Stats

January 2019

Notice

This is a non-premium report and will only show data up to 12 months from now.

Key indicators

Bed nights

Arrivals

Sales

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 trends.

Lahti: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights
icon: star 24,200
13 %
icon: finland 16,200
5 %
icon: foreign 8,100
33 %
Top 3:
Russia
1,400
52 %
China
1,100
936 %
Estonia
890
138 %
Visitors icon
Visitors
icon: star 11,400
8 %
icon: finland 9,000
11 %
icon: foreign 2,400
8 %
Top 3:
Russia
510
36 %
China
260
700 %
Sweden
230
20 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales
icon: star 1.3 mill.
13 %
Average prices:
Night
54.20 €
0.20 €
Room
84.60 €
2.30 €
RevPAR
46.40 €
5.30 €
Capacity icon
Capacity
icon: establishment 10
0 %
icon: room 920
1 %
icon: bed 1,800
2 %
Tax Free icon
Tax Free
icon: star 38 %
Russia
38 %
China
4,440 %
Japan
758 %
Weather icon
Weather
icon: temperature -7.7 °C
4.2 °C
icon: rain 62 mm
12 mm

Temperature

Rainfall

Registered bed nights increased 13 percent

In January 2019, 24,200 bed nights were recorded in Lahti (+13.1 %), of which 16,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 8,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased five percent and foreign bed nights increased 33 percent. In total, bed nights increased 13 percent from last year's January.

Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Russia (1,400 nights).

7,400 nights (+1.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 16,800 nights (+19.2 %) by business visitors.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 1.6 percent

Total of 1.5 million bed nights (+1.1 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 869,000 nights (+1.5 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 675,000 nights (+0.6 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Lahti out of total bed nights was 1.6 % (+0.2 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 1.9 % and foreign bed nights 1.2 %.

11,400 tourists arrived to accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased eight percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 78.8 percent were domestic, and 21.2 percent were from foreign countries.

During January, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lahti on average 1.8 nights (+0.28) and foreigners 3.3 nights (+0.62).

1,700 international congress guests in 2018

The number of international congress quests increased 92 percent from the previous year.

There was a total of 12 congresses organized (-5.0) in 2018.

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Accommodation sales 1.4 million euro

Total accommodation sales in January were 1.4 million euro (+172,000). The share of Airbnb was 9.5 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 1.3 million euro (+148,000) and Airbnb sales 125,000 euro (+23,900).

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
January 2019
Amount
Change
Adr (Airbnb) 87 € -16.0 % 
Adr (Registered) 85 € 2.8 %
Bed Night (Registered) 54 € -0.3 %
Revpar (Airbnb) 54 € 18.1 % 
Revpar (Registered) 46 € 13.0 % 

Tax free sales -38.1 %

Tax free sales decreased 38 percent from the previous year.

(Russians -38.0 %, Chinese +4,440.5 %, Japanese +758.1 %)

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

10 accommodation establishments (+0)
920 rooms (-7)
1,800 beds (-30)

Room utilization 54.8 % (+4.9)
Unsold rooms 420

Airbnb

138 apartments (-28)
59 private rooms (+18)
1.0 shared rooms (-1)

Apartment utilization 62.0 % (+18)
Unsold apartments 52

Registered room utilization

Sources: Airdna, Business Finland, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland

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