Accommodation and Travel Stats
Malmö: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased five percent
In September 2019, 174,000 bed nights were recorded in Malmö (+5.1 %), of which 120,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 54,600 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased six percent and foreign bed nights increased three percent. In total, bed nights increased five percent from last year's September.
51,200 rooms (+30.8 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 67,500 rooms (-3.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 1.1 million bed nights (+9.2 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 540,000 (+10.0 %) for foreigners in Malmö, in total 1.7 million (+9.5 %) 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
104,000 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased seven percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 72.0 percent were domestic, and 28.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Malmö on average 1.6 nights (-0.04) and foreigners 1.9 nights (-0.01).
95,800 air travelers
The airport received a total of 95,800 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased five percent.
Of local passengers, 49.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 50.9 %.
In addition, there were 93,300 passengers departing the airport (-5.0 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 189,000 (-5.2 %).
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 127.7 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 127.7 million SEK (+14.2 million).
Registered January-September sales were 949.6 million SEK and they increased 84.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||3.3 %||960 SEK||1.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||820 SEK||4.2 %||680 SEK||1.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||730 SEK||7.0 %||570 SEK||0.2 %|
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 76.2 % (+0.68)
Unsold rooms 1,200
Bed utilization 53.7 % (-4.1)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in September was 8.48/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute