Accommodation and Travel Stats
Savonlinna Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased five percent
In April 2019, 15,300 bed nights were recorded in Savonlinna Region (+5.1 %), of which 13,900 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,400 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased eight percent and foreign bed nights decreased 16 percent. In total, bed nights increased five percent from last year's April.
10,300 nights (-6.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 5,000 nights (+39.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 56,600 bed nights (+15.3 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 13,600 (-2.6 %) for foreigners in Savonlinna Region, in total 70,200 (+11.3 %) 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
7,900 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 13 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 90.8 percent were domestic, and 9.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Savonlinna Region on average 1.9 nights (+0.36) and foreigners 1.9 nights (+0.03).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased three percent
A total of 249,000 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 91.4 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 70,600 (-7.4 %)
- Nuijamaa: 99,900 (+11.0 %)
- Imatra: 42,300 (+7.5 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 14,300 (+15.6 %)
- Niirala: 21,300 (+4.5 %)
- Vartius: 8,000 (+5.3 %)
- Kuusamo: 330 (+29.6 %)
- Salla: 2,500 (-25.5 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 2,500 (+2.9 %)
Russian visa applications increased 11 percent
There was a total of 76,000 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 83.1 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 980,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in April were 980,000 euro (+331,000).
Registered January-April sales were 3.6 million euro and they increased 1.1 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||107 €||42.8 %||89 €||31.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||64 €||43.7 %||52 €||30.5 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||32 €||4.2 %||30 €||10.8 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
30 accommodation establishments (+5)
990 rooms (+135)
2,600 beds (+330)
Room utilization 30.2 % (-11)
Unsold rooms 690
Bed utilization 18.1 % (-4.3)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "savonlinna region"
Global Google searches for "savonlinna region + keyword"
Google searches for "savonlinna region" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Business Finland, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland