Accommodation and Travel Stats
Savonlinna: Tourism in a nutshell
1,200 registered bed nights
In April 2020, 1,200 bed nights were recorded in Savonlinna (-89.6 %), of which 1,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 18 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 88 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 99 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 90 percent from last year's April.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Estonia (7.0 nights).
610 nights (-92.9 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 590 nights (-80.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and April, 25,600 bed nights (-39.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 9,500 (-23.2 %) for foreigners in Savonlinna, in total 35,200 (-35.5 %) 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
560 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 90 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 98.6 percent were domestic, and 1.4 percent were from foreign countries.
During April, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Savonlinna on average 2.2 nights (+0.12) and foreigners 2.2 nights (+0.3).
2.0 air travelers
The airport received a total of 2.0 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 100 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 100.0 %.
In addition, there were 1.0 passengers departing the airport (-99.7 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 3.0 (-99.6 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
20,100 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 20,100 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 63.1 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 4,300 (-93.9 %)
- Nuijamaa: 5,800 (-94.2 %)
- Imatra: 2,500 (-94.0 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 8.0 (-99.9 %)
- Niirala: 4,700 (-78.0 %)
- Vartius: 1,700 (-79.0 %)
- Kuusamo: 77 (-76.5 %)
- Salla: 24 (-99.0 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 17 (-99.3 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 89 percent
There was a total of 8,600 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 92.3 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 68,700 euro
Registered accommodation sales in April were 68,700 euro (-586,000).
Registered January-April sales were 1.8 million euro and they decreased 942,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||96 €||-4.0 %||91 €||3.6 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||57 €||0.9 %||51 €||1.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||6.4 €||-78.3 %||27 €||-6.8 %|
Tax free sales +10.0 % (January)
Tax free sales increased 10 percent from the previous year.
(Russians +9.6 %, Chinese -100.0 %)
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
17 accommodation establishments (-7)
400 rooms (-340)
1,300 beds (-690)
Room utilization 6.7 % (-23)
Unsold rooms 380
Bed utilization 3.6 % (-16)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "savonlinna"
Global Google searches for "savonlinna + keyword"
Google searches for "savonlinna" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction (March)
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in March was 8.83/10 (-0.13).
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland