Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased three percent
In October 2022, 40,900 registered bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta Region (+3.0 %), of which 38,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,700 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased one percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 141 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased three percent from last year's October.
25,500 nights (-21.7 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 15,400 nights (+116.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and October, 324,000 registered bed nights (+9.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 29,000 (+161.9 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta Region, in total 353,000 (+15.2 %) 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
19,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased seven percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 94.9 percent were domestic, and 5.1 percent were from foreign countries.
During October, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta Region on average 2.1 nights (+0.18) and foreigners 2.7 nights (+0.55).
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
30,600 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 30,600 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 16,400 (+39.5 %)
- Nuijamaa: 5,600 (-54.8 %)
- Imatra: 2,500 (-16.0 %)
- Niirala: 4,200 (-48.5 %)
- Vartius: 1,500 (-44.6 %)
- Kuusamo: 20 (-61.5 %)
- Salla: 220 (+4.8 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 91 (+15.2 %)
Russian visa applications increased 330 percent (June)
There was a total of 12,000 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 81.5 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 2.6 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in October were 2.6 million euro (+694,000).
Registered January-October sales were 18.6 million euro and they increased 3.7 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||109 €||11.2 %||102 €||4.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||74 €||36.5 %||57 €||28.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||63 €||32.7 %||53 €||8.3 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
17 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,200 rooms (-35)
3,200 beds (-54)
Room utilization 67.5 % (+12)
Unsold rooms 380
Bed utilization 40.8 % (+2.2)