Accommodation and Travel Stats

March 2020

Maarianhamina: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights
icon: star 2,400
63 %
icon: finland 1,200
63 %
icon: foreign 1,200
62 %
Visitors icon
icon: star 1,300
66 %
icon: finland 760
63 %
icon: foreign 590
69 %
Capacity icon
icon: establishment 10
9 %
icon: room 570
3 %
icon: bed 1,200
24 %
utilization icon
icon: room 17 %
29 %
icon: bed 2 %
89 %
Weather icon
icon: temperature 2.6 °C
1.5 °C

2,400 registered bed nights

In March 2020, 2,400 bed nights were recorded in Maarianhamina (-62.6 %), of which 1,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,200 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 63 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 62 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 63 percent from last year's March.

1,400 nights (-68.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 990 nights (-50.2 %) by business visitors.

Between January and March, 7,300 bed nights (-30.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 6,600 (-9.5 %) for foreigners in Maarianhamina, in total 13,800 (-21.6 %) nights.

Registered bed nights

Bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 0.2 percent

Total of 996,000 bed nights (-46.6 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 730,000 nights (-43.7 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 265,000 nights (-53.2 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Maarianhamina out of total bed nights was 0.2 % (-0.1 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 0.2 % and foreign bed nights 0.4 %.

1,300 tourists arrived to accommodation

Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 66 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 56.2 percent were domestic, and 43.8 percent were from foreign countries.

During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Maarianhamina on average 1.6 nights (-0.01) and foreigners 2.0 nights (+0.33).

2,100 international congress guests in 2019

The number of international congress quests decreased 13 percent from the previous year.

There was a total of 11 congresses organized (-9.0) in 2019.

1,500 air travelers

The airport received a total of 1,500 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 32 percent.

Of local passengers, 41.7 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 58.3 %.

In addition, there were 1,100 passengers departing the airport (-46.1 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 2,500 (-38.5 %).

Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)

Arriving passengers from

Passengers on transfers from

Departing passengers to

27,200 passengers by ferries

There were 27,200 arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port decreased 68 percent. The number of departing passengers was 26,500 (-68.7 %).


Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Registered Accommodation

10 accommodation establishments (-1)
570 rooms (+14)
1,200 beds (+230)

Room utilization 17.4 % (-7.1)
Unsold rooms 470
Bed utilization 2.5 % (-19)

Registered room utilization for establishments

Website's user sessions by language

Global Google searches for "maarianhamina + keyword"

Google searches for "maarianhamina" by search region

The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram

The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram

Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities

Key indicators

Bed nights



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.



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Sources: Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Statistics Finland

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