Accommodation and Travel Stats
Savonlinna: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
15,800 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 15,800 bed nights (+15.5 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Savonlinna in December 2021. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 71 % and non-registered 29 %.
Between January and December, the number of paid bed nights was 366,000 (+17.6 %). Share of registered was 74 % and non-registered 26 %.
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. Non-registered bed nights statistics include bed nights from AirBnB and Vrbo.
Registered bed nights increased 29 percent
In December 2021, 11,200 registered bed nights were recorded in Savonlinna (+28.5 %), of which 10,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,000 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 18 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 1,000 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 29 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (560 nights).
7,600 nights (+31.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 3,600 nights (+23.2 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 256,000 registered bed nights (+28.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 14,400 (-8.4 %) for foreigners in Savonlinna, in total 271,000 (+25.5 %) registered 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
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
6,900 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 43 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 95.3 percent were domestic, and 4.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Savonlinna on average 1.5 nights (-0.25) and foreigners 3.0 nights (+0.43).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
67 air travelers
The airport received a total of 67 passengers.
Of local passengers, 17.9 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 82.1 %.
In addition, there were 62 passengers departing the airport, therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 129.
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 52 percent
A total of 37,900 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 70.9 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 10,300 (+61.0 %)
- Nuijamaa: 12,800 (+86.2 %)
- Imatra: 2,600 (-25.5 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 1,200
- Niirala: 8,800 (+66.1 %)
- Vartius: 2,500 (+35.6 %)
- Kuusamo: 89 (-19.8 %)
- Salla: 197 (+264.8 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 81 (+131.4 %)
Accommodation sales 758,000 euro
Total accommodation sales in December were 758,000 euro (+81,400). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 23.4 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 580,000 euro (+108,000) and non-registered sales 177,000 euro (-26,800).
Total January-December sales were 16.8 million euro and they increased 3.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Non-Registered)||158 €||-5.2 %||148 €||-1.4 %|
|Adr (Registered)||91 €||-4.2 %||104 €||5.2 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||58 €||-15.5 %||70 €||-8.7 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||52 €||-4.4 %||49 €||3.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||30 €||18.8 %||48 €||17.4 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
22 accommodation establishments (-2)
770 rooms (+5)
2,100 beds (-40)
Room utilization 33.0 % (+6.4)
Unsold rooms 520
Bed utilization 19.2 % (+4.6)
Airbnb and Vrbo
184 accommodation establishments (-20)
169 apartments (-20)
400 rooms (-106)
Apartment utilization 37.1 % (-4.5)
Unsold apartments 106
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Visitor count by attraction
Sources: Airdna, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland, Tak Research
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