Accommodation and Travel Stats
Sodankylä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 420 percent
In December 2021, 37,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Sodankylä (+419.6 %), of which 7,300 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 29,800 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased seven percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 9,200 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 420 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United Kingdom (18,600 nights).
25,200 nights (+414.3 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 11,900 nights (+431.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 116,000 registered bed nights (+53.9 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 41,300 (-19.8 %) for foreigners in Sodankylä, in total 158,000 (+24.1 %) 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
11,100 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 420 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 16.7 percent were domestic, and 83.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Sodankylä on average 3.9 nights (+0.61) and foreigners 3.2 nights (+0.34).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 3.7 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in December were 3.7 million euro (+3.3 million).
Registered January-December sales were 9.0 million euro and they decreased 2.2 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||270 €||113.4 %||136 €||-30.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||160 €||765.5 %||33 €||-39.5 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||100 €||100.0 %||57 €||-35.3 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
13 accommodation establishments (+1)
780 rooms (+15)
2,600 beds (+115)
Room utilization 58.4 % (+44)
Unsold rooms 330
Bed utilization 45.6 % (+36)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland