Lappeenranta
Accommodation and Travel Stats

October 2019

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Lappeenranta: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights
icon: star 41,700
16 %
icon: finland 32,700
15 %
icon: foreign 9,000
20 %
Top 3:
Russia
7,300
37 %
Germany
350
11 %
China
161
73 %
Visitors icon
Visitors
icon: star 22,300
13 %
icon: finland 17,400
11 %
icon: foreign 4,900
19 %
Top 3:
Russia
4,200
40 %
China
157
99 %
Germany
92
43 %
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales
icon: star 2.0 mill. €
23 %
Average prices:
Night
48.10 €
2.60 €
Room
92.30 €
11.20 €
RevPAR
54.90 €
9.80 €
Capacity icon
Capacity
icon: establishment 13
8 %
icon: room 1,200
3 %
icon: bed 3,200
2 %
Weather icon
Weather
icon: temperature 3.7 °C
3.1 °C
icon: rainfall 88 mm
56 mm

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 and accommodation trends.

Temperature

Rainfall

Registered bed nights increased 16 percent

In October 2019, 41,700 bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta (+16.4 %), of which 32,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 9,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 15 percent and foreign bed nights increased 20 percent. In total, bed nights increased 16 percent from last year's October.

Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Russia (7,300 nights).

30,800 nights (+22.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 10,900 nights (+2.3 %) by business visitors.

Between January and October, 312,000 bed nights (+7.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 102,000 (+8.2 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta, in total 414,000 (+7.5 %) nights.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 2.5 percent

Total of 1.7 million bed nights (+7.1 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.2 million nights (+5.3 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 436,000 nights (+12.5 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Lappeenranta out of total bed nights was 2.5 % (+0.2 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 2.7 % and foreign bed nights 2.1 %.

22,300 tourists arrived to accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 13 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 77.9 percent were domestic, and 22.1 percent were from foreign countries.

During October, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta on average 1.9 nights (+0.07) and foreigners 1.8 nights (+0.02).

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.

5,700 air travelers

The airport received a total of 5,700 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 109 percent.

In addition, there were 4,700 passengers departing the airport (+44.7 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 10,400 (+74.2 %).

Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)

Arriving passengers from

Passengers on transfers from

Departing passengers to

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 14 percent

A total of 275,000 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.

The share of southeastern border stations was 91.4 percent.

  • Vaalimaa: 73,900 (+9.3 %)
  • Nuijamaa: 116,000 (+20.2 %)
  • Imatra: 46,200 (+12.6 %)
  • Vainikkala (train): 14,700 (+24.7 %)
  • Niirala: 22,700 (+13.2 %)
  • Vartius: 8,900 (+2.0 %)
  • Kuusamo: 460 (+32.6 %)
  • Salla: 2,700 (+6.4 %)
  • Raja-Jooseppi: 2,600 (+18.0 %)

Russian visa applications increased 41 percent

There was a total of 64,800 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 81.6 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.

Accommodation sales 2.0 million euro

Registered accommodation sales in October were 2.0 million euro (+376,000).

Registered January-October sales were 19.6 million euro and they increased 2.6 million euro from the previous year.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
October 2019
Amount
Change jan-October 2019
Amount
Change
Adr (Registered) 92 € 13.8 %  90 € 8.4 %
Revpar (Registered) 55 € 21.7 %  52 € 12.5 % 
Bed Night (Registered) 48 € 5.7 % 47 € 7.0 %

Tax free sales -6.9 %

Tax free sales decreased seven percent from the previous year.

(Russians -6.9 %, Chinese +140.2 %, Japanese -37.7 %)

Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

13 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,200 rooms (+32)
3,200 beds (+64)

Room utilization 59.5 % (+3.9)
Unsold rooms 490
Bed utilization 42.2 % (+5.2)

Registered room utilization for establishments

Website's user sessions by language

Global Google searches for "lappeenranta + keyword"

Google searches for "lappeenranta" by search region

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram

Hotel customer satisfaction

Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in October was 8.84/10.

Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities

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Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Global Blue, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland

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