Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
42,800 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 42,800 bed nights (-0.1 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Lappeenranta in August 2022. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 91 % and non-registered 9.4 %.
Between January and August, the number of paid bed nights was 285,000 (+20.4 %). Share of registered was 92 % and non-registered 7.7 %.
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. Non-registered bed nights statistics include bed nights from AirBnB and Vrbo.
38,700 registered bed nights
In August 2022, 38,700 registered bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta (-2.4 %), of which 34,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 4,400 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 11 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 270 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased two percent from last year's August.
25,000 nights (-22.5 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 13,700 nights (+85.8 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 248,000 registered bed nights (+15.2 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 15,100 (+245.5 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta, in total 263,000 (+19.8 %) 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
22,200 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased one percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 88.5 percent were domestic, and 11.5 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta on average 1.7 nights (-0.06) and foreigners 1.7 nights (-0.17).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
1,700 air travelers
The airport received a total of 1,700 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 116 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 0.0 %.
In addition, there were 1,600 passengers departing the airport (+132.7 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 3,300 (+370.9 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 250 percent
A total of 129,000 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
- Vaalimaa: 59,700 (+405.7 %)
- Nuijamaa: 36,900 (+210.0 %)
- Imatra: 18,400 (+518.8 %)
- Niirala: 9,900 (+36.3 %)
- Vartius: 3,100 (+47.2 %)
- Kuusamo: 68 (+36.0 %)
- Salla: 720 (+234.6 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 740 (+1,054.7 %)
Accommodation sales 2.5 million euro
Total accommodation sales in August were 2.5 million euro (+399,000). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 4.0 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 2.4 million euro (+385,000) and non-registered sales 97,800 euro (+14,100).
Total January-August sales were 15.0 million euro and they increased 3.6 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||108 €||8.2 %||103 €||5.2 %|
|Adr (Non-Registered)||98 €||-8.3 %||103 €||-33.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||73 €||18.5 %||58 €||34.1 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||66 €||1.8 %||53 €||-30.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||61 €||22.3 %||55 €||11.7 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Non-registered accommodation sales
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,100 rooms (+0)
3,100 beds (+10)
Room utilization 67.4 % (+5.9)
Unsold rooms 360
Bed utilization 39.1 % (+0.1)
Airbnb and Vrbo
92 accommodation establishments (+26)
75 apartments (+18)
130 rooms (+28)
Apartment utilization 66.9 % (+6.7)
Unsold apartments 25
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Visitor count by attraction
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Lappeenranta Airport, Statistics Finland, Tak Research