Accommodation and Travel Stats
Sodankylä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 26 percent
In August 2019, 17,300 bed nights were recorded in Sodankylä (+26.1 %), of which 11,900 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 5,400 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 26 percent and foreign bed nights increased 26 percent. In total, bed nights increased 26 percent from last year's August.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (1,800 nights).
12,700 nights (+14.7 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,600 nights (+73.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 73,700 bed nights (+13.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 92,100 (+12.1 %) for foreigners in Sodankylä, in total 166,000 (+12.7 %) 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
8,800 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 10 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 62.2 percent were domestic, and 37.8 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Sodankylä on average 2.2 nights (+0.26) and foreigners 1.6 nights (+0.23).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 720,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 720,000 euro.
|Adr (Registered)||78 €||163 €|
|Bed Night (Registered)||42 €||85 €|
|Revpar (Registered)||27 €||75 €|
Tax free sales -68.5 %
Tax free sales decreased 68 percent from the previous year.
(Russians -69.2 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
13 accommodation establishments (+0)
770 rooms (+9)
2,500 beds (+2)
Room utilization 35.2 % (+7.4)
Unsold rooms 500
Bed utilization 18.9 % (+4.2)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Business Finland, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland