Savonlinna Region
Accommodation and Travel Stats

April 2022

Savonlinna Region: Tourism in a nutshell

Bed Nights icon
Bed Nights (March)
icon: star 17,000
12 %
icon: finland 16,400
8 %
icon: foreign 630
1,558 %
Top 3:
Germany
390
1,655 %
Russia
53
Switzerland
29
Visitors icon
Visitors (March)
icon: star 9,700
19 %
icon: finland 9,500
17 %
icon: foreign 148
1,544 %
Top 3:
Germany
32
1,500 %
Russia
19
Switzerland
17
Accommodation Sales icon
Accommodation Sales (March)
icon: star 1.2 mill. €
58 %
Average prices:
Night
70.90 €
20.80 €
Room
102.80 €
11.30 €
RevPAR
47.00 €
13.90 €
Capacity icon
Capacity (March)
icon: establishment 26
4 %
icon: room 920
7 %
icon: bed 2,600
7 %
utilization icon
Utilization (March)
icon: room 46 %
27 %
icon: bed 22 %
11 %
Weather icon
Weather
icon: temperature 1.4 °C
1.6 °C
icon: rainfall 19 mm
2 mm

Registered bed nights increased 12 percent (March)

In March 2022, 17,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Savonlinna Region (+11.6 %), of which 16,400 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 630 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased eight percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 1,600 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 12 percent from last year's March.

Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (390 nights).

12,600 nights (+63.7 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,500 nights (-41.2 %) by business visitors.

Between January and March, 47,200 registered bed nights (+13.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 2,600 (+807.4 %) for foreigners in Savonlinna Region, in total 49,800 (+18.9 %) registered nights.

Registered bed nights

Registered bed nights by country of arrival

Market share 1.0 percent (March)

Total of 1.8 million registered bed nights (+105.0 %) were recorded in the whole country, of which 1.4 million nights (+70.7 %) were spent by domestic visitors and 377,000 nights (+699.7 %) by foreigners.

The market share of Savonlinna Region out of total registered bed nights was 1.0 % (-0.8 percentage points), out of domestic bed nights 1.2 % and foreign bed nights 0.2 %.

Comparison of registered bed nights between regions

9,700 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (March)

Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 19 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 98.5 percent were domestic, and 1.5 percent were from foreign countries.

During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Savonlinna Region on average 1.7 nights (-0.15) and foreigners 4.3 nights (+0.03).

Visitor days

Visitor days by region

Visitor days by city

Visitor days by postal code

Visitor nights

Visitor nights by region

120 air travelers (Savonlinna)

The airport received a total of 120 passengers.

Of local passengers, 5.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 95.0 %.

In addition, there were 120 passengers departing the airport, therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 240.

Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Savonlinna)

Arriving passengers from (Savonlinna)

Passengers on transfers from (Savonlinna)

Departing passengers to (Savonlinna)

Ferry arrivals from different harbors

Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 19 percent

A total of 31,300 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.

The share of southeastern border stations was 75.5 percent.

  • Vaalimaa: 14,100 (+105.0 %)
  • Nuijamaa: 8,800 (+18.0 %)
  • Imatra: 760 (-78.8 %)
  • Vainikkala (train): 4.0 (-33.3 %)
  • Niirala: 5,400 (+2.0 %)
  • Vartius: 1,900 (+8.2 %)
  • Kuusamo: 21 (-74.1 %)
  • Salla: 173 (+174.6 %)
  • Raja-Jooseppi: 83 (+144.1 %)

Russian visa applications increased 920 percent

There was a total of 11,200 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 84.0 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.

Average prices

= change at least 10 %
April 2022
Amount
Change jan-April 2022
Amount
Change
Adr (Non-Registered) 142 € -24.2 % 140 € -18.5 %
Revpar (Non-Registered) 69 € -8.8 % 57 € -22.1 %

Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations

Registered accommodation sales

Average registered room price (ADR)

Capacity & Utilization

Airbnb and Vrbo

250 accommodation establishments (-108)
230 apartments (-106)
530 rooms (-300)

Apartment utilization 48.5 % (+8.4)
Unsold apartments 117

Registered room utilization for establishments

Website's user sessions by language

Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities

Accommodation customer satisfaction comparison between regions

Key indicators

Bed nights

Arrivals

Sales

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.

Temperature

Rainfall

Visitor count by attraction

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Sources: Airdna, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland

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