Accommodation and Travel Stats
Malmö: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased three percent
In December 2019, 129,000 bed nights were recorded in Malmö (+2.7 %), of which 91,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 37,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased six percent and foreign bed nights decreased four percent. In total, bed nights increased three percent from last year's December.
38,100 rooms (+13.0 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 43,100 rooms (+1.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 1.5 million bed nights (+8.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 673,000 (+8.8 %) for foreigners in Malmö, in total 2.1 million (+8.7 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
76,100 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased four percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 73.5 percent were domestic, and 26.5 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Malmö on average 1.6 nights (+0.02) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.17).
140,000 air travelers
The airport received a total of 140,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased eight percent.
Of local passengers, 44.7 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 55.3 %.
In addition, there were 107,000 passengers departing the airport (-8.5 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 110,000 (-8.8 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 72.8 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 72.8 million SEK (+4.1 million).
Registered January-December sales were 1.3 billion SEK and they increased 117.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||900 SEK||-0.5 %||970 SEK||1.4 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||560 SEK||3.1 %||590 SEK||1.4 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||460 SEK||-2.1 %||670 SEK||2.3 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
39 accommodation establishments (+0)
5,200 rooms (+410)
10,900 beds (+1,300)
Room utilization 51.2 % (-0.86)
Unsold rooms 2,600
Bed utilization 39.2 % (-4.3)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "malmö"
Global Google searches for "malmö + keyword"
Google searches for "malmö" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in December was 8.41/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute