Accommodation and Travel Stats
Saariselkä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 17 percent
In October 2019, 11,900 bed nights were recorded in Saariselkä (+17.2 %), of which 6,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 5,600 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 16 percent and foreign bed nights increased 18 percent. In total, bed nights increased 17 percent from last year's October.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Japan (1,300 nights).
9,200 nights (+14.8 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 2,600 nights (+26.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and October, 145,000 bed nights (-0.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 142,000 (+2.4 %) for foreigners in Saariselkä, in total 287,000 (+0.9 %) 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
5,200 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 19 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 44.6 percent were domestic, and 55.4 percent were from foreign countries.
During October, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Saariselkä on average 2.7 nights (-0.26) and foreigners 2.0 nights (+0.1).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 847,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in October were 847,000 euro (+245,000).
Registered January-October sales were 20.6 million euro and they increased 85,100 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||133 €||22.2 %||134 €||3.0 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||71 €||20.0 %||72 €||-0.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||23 €||42.9 %||54 €||-7.0 %|
Tax free sales +0.6 %
Tax free sales increased one percent from the previous year.
(Russians -30.9 %, Chinese +145.8 %, Japanese -30.2 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
11 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,300 rooms (+74)
3,900 beds (+148)
Room utilization 17.2 % (+2.5)
Unsold rooms 1,100