Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
32,100 registered bed nights
In June 2020, 32,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta (-35.2 %), of which 31,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 760 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 18 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 93 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 35 percent from last year's June.
26,300 nights (-30.4 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 5,700 nights (-50.6 %) by business visitors.
Between January and June, 97,800 registered bed nights (-37.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 24,300 (-57.3 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta, in total 122,000 (-42.5 %) 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
15,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 42 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 98.8 percent were domestic, and 1.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During June, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta on average 2.0 nights (+0.2) and foreigners 4.2 nights (+2.3).
100 international congress guests in 2019
The number of international congress quests increased 186 percent from the previous year.
There was a total of 7.0 congresses organized (+6.0) in 2019.
5.0 air travelers
The airport received a total of 5.0 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 100 percent.
In addition, there were 3.0 passengers departing the airport (-99.9 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 8.0 (-99.9 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
20,300 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 20,300 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 4,800 (-94.3 %)
- Nuijamaa: 6,100 (-94.6 %)
- Imatra: 2,300 (-94.9 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 0.0 (-100.0 %)
- Niirala: 4,600 (-80.4 %)
- Vartius: 1,500 (-81.7 %)
- Kuusamo: 60 (-88.0 %)
- Salla: 42 (-98.5 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 28 (-99.0 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 99 percent
There was a total of 590 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 65.2 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 1.4 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in June were 1.4 million euro (-867,000).
Registered January-June sales were 6.2 million euro and they decreased 4.3 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||92 €||2.2 %||93 €||5.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||45 €||-21.1 %||33 €||-31.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||44 €||-4.7 %||51 €||2.5 %|
Tax free sales +15.6 % (January)
Tax free sales increased 16 percent from the previous year.
(Russians +15.7 %, Chinese +267.2 %)
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (-3)
1,100 rooms (-240)
3,000 beds (-500)
Room utilization 49.5 % (-15)
Unsold rooms 550
Bed utilization 35.0 % (-9.3)
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 June was 8.39/10 (-0.06).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Global Blue, Lappeenranta Airport, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland