Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
30,600 registered bed nights
In September 2020, 30,600 registered bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta (-7.6 %), of which 27,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,900 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased eight percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 60 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased eight percent from last year's September.
18,900 nights (-9.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 11,600 nights (-4.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 226,000 registered bed nights (-19.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 29,500 (-68.4 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta, in total 256,000 (-31.3 %) 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
13,400 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 25 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 98.5 percent were domestic, and 1.5 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta on average 2.1 nights (+0.22) and foreigners 15 nights (+13).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
23,800 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 23,800 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 6,300 (-90.9 %)
- Nuijamaa: 6,100 (-94.0 %)
- Imatra: 3,300 (-92.6 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 0.0 (-100.0 %)
- Niirala: 4,900 (-76.1 %)
- Vartius: 1,900 (-75.9 %)
- Kuusamo: 44 (-89.8 %)
- Salla: 66 (-97.3 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 34 (-98.6 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 99 percent
There was a total of 610 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 60.7 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 1.5 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in September were 1.5 million euro (-168,000).
Registered January-September sales were 12.2 million euro and they decreased 5.4 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||89 €||3.5 %||93 €||4.6 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||51 €||-2.4 %||48 €||0.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||49 €||3.9 %||42 €||-18.6 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (-2)
1,100 rooms (-120)
3,000 beds (-172)
Room utilization 55.2 % (+0.2)
Unsold rooms 490
Bed utilization 32.8 % (-1.4)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "lappeenranta"
Global Google searches for "lappeenranta + keyword"
Google searches for "lappeenranta" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 8.51/10 (-0.26).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Lappeenranta Airport, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland