Accommodation and Travel Stats
Saariselkä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased two percent
In September 2019, 29,300 bed nights were recorded in Saariselkä (+2.3 %), of which 25,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 4,100 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased less than one percent and foreign bed nights increased 21 percent. In total, bed nights increased two percent from last year's September.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Japan (960 nights).
26,100 nights (+1.8 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 3,200 nights (+6.2 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 139,000 bed nights (-1.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 136,000 (+1.8 %) for foreigners in Saariselkä, in total 275,000 (+0.3 %) 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
Bed nights by country of arrival
10,100 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 13 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 77.8 percent were domestic, and 22.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Saariselkä on average 3.2 nights (-0.24) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.27).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.4 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in September were 1.4 million euro (+43,800).
Registered January-September sales were 19.8 million euro and they decreased 160,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||90 €||7.8 %||134 €||2.4 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||48 €||0.9 %||72 €||-1.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||37 €||2.0 %||58 €||-8.8 %|
Tax free sales -19.0 %
Tax free sales decreased 19 percent from the previous year.
(Russians -34.2 %, Chinese -88.8 %, Japanese +45.2 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,400 rooms (+86)
3,900 beds (+180)
Room utilization 40.8 % (-2.3)
Unsold rooms 800