Accommodation and Travel Stats
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Maarianhamina: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 39 percent
In January 2019, 6,100 bed nights were recorded in Maarianhamina (+38.5 %), of which 4,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 79 percent and foreign bed nights decreased six percent. In total, bed nights increased 39 percent from last year's January.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Sweden (1,800 nights).
4,200 nights (+58.6 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 1,900 nights (+8.4 %) 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
Market share 0.4 percent
Total of 1.5 million bed nights (+1.1 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 869,000 nights (+1.5 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 675,000 nights (+0.6 %) by foreigners.
The market share of Maarianhamina out of total bed nights was 0.4 % (+0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.5 % and foreign bed nights 0.3 %.
3,400 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 21 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 68.5 percent were domestic, and 31.5 percent were from foreign countries.
During January, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Maarianhamina on average 1.8 nights (+0.23) and foreigners 1.9 nights (+0.25).
2,400 international congress guests in 2018
The number of international congress quests increased 156 percent from the previous year.
There was a total of 20 congresses organized (+1.0) in 2018.
2,000 air travelers
The airport received a total of 2,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 16 percent.
Of local passengers, 33.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 66.9 %.
In addition, there were 2,200 passengers departing the airport (-7.5 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 4,200.
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
43,200 passengers by ferries
There were 43,200 arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port decreased 32 percent. The number of departing passengers was 43,700 (-32.3 %). Most arrivals were from Sweden (42,700 arrivals).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (+0)
560 rooms (+48)
1,200 beds (+300)
Room utilization 24.7 % (+5.5)
Unsold rooms 420
Registered room utilization
Sources: Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Statistics Finland