Accommodation and Travel Stats
Sodankylä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased eight percent
In October 2019, 7,200 bed nights were recorded in Sodankylä (+7.7 %), of which 4,800 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,400 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 21 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 11 percent. In total, bed nights increased eight percent from last year's October.
2,700 nights (-12.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,500 nights (+25.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and October, 92,200 bed nights (+13.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 96,800 (+10.3 %) for foreigners in Sodankylä, in total 189,000 (+11.8 %) 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
3,300 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 23 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 60.1 percent were domestic, and 39.9 percent were from foreign countries.
During October, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Sodankylä on average 2.4 nights (-0.5) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.21).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 701,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in October were 701,000 euro.
|Adr (Registered)||155 €||158 €|
|Bed Night (Registered)||97 €||83 €|
|Revpar (Registered)||31 €||67 €|
Tax free sales -34.6 %
Tax free sales decreased 35 percent from the previous year.
(Russians -33.5 %, Japanese -100.0 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
12 accommodation establishments (+0)
740 rooms (+16)
2,400 beds (+69)
Room utilization 20.2 % (+1.8)
Unsold rooms 590
Bed utilization 10.1 % (+0.5)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "sodankylä"
Global Google searches for "sodankylä + keyword"
Google searches for "sodankylä" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Business Finland, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland