Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta Region: Tourism in a nutshell
14,700 registered bed nights (January)
In January 2021, 14,700 bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta Region (-51.7 %), of which 14,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 510 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 14 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 96 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 52 percent from last year's January.
11,100 nights (-43.9 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 3,600 nights (-66.3 %) by business visitors.
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
7,000 tourists arrived to accommodation (January)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 56 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 98.3 percent were domestic, and 1.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During January, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta Region on average 2.1 nights (+0.41) and foreigners 4.3 nights (+1.9).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
23,500 Russian travelers via eastern border (January)
A total of 23,500 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 6,800 (-92.0 %)
- Nuijamaa: 6,100 (-94.3 %)
- Imatra: 3,300 (-94.1 %)
- Niirala: 4,700 (-81.6 %)
- Vartius: 1,600 (-82.4 %)
- Kuusamo: 88 (-87.7 %)
- Salla: 82 (-98.0 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 31 (-99.0 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 99 percent (January)
There was a total of 420 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 51.9 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Foreign visitors and their consumption (January)
The number of foreign visitors in January was 1,400 (-98.0 %). Out of them 1,200 were on a daytrip and 240 stayed at least for one night.
Total consumption of these visitors in Lappeenranta Region in January was 236,000 euro (165 per visitor). Overnight visitors spent 48,000 euro and day visitors 188,000 euro.
The figures are estimates and based on TAK Border Research results.
Accommodation sales 691,000 euro (January)
Registered accommodation sales in January were 691,000 euro (-1.0 million).
|Adr (Registered)||84 €||-17.3 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||47 €||-16.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||21 €||-52.5 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (January)
17 accommodation establishments (-2)
1,100 rooms (-59)
3,100 beds (-90)
Room utilization 25.4 % (-19)
Unsold rooms 840
Bed utilization 15.2 % (-15)