Accommodation and Travel Stats
South Ostrobothnia: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased two percent
In August 2019, 87,200 bed nights were recorded in South Ostrobothnia (+2.2 %), of which 80,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 6,700 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased two percent and foreign bed nights increased 127 percent. In total, bed nights increased two percent from last year's August.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Thailand (1,300 nights).
66,700 nights (-3.6 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 20,500 nights (+27.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 522,000 bed nights (+0.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 25,700 (+21.1 %) for foreigners in South Ostrobothnia, in total 548,000 (+1.6 %) 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
49,500 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased three percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 96.1 percent were domestic, and 3.9 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in South Ostrobothnia on average 1.7 nights (-0.07) and foreigners 3.5 nights (+1.1).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 3.7 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 3.7 million euro (+199,000).
Registered January-August sales were 22.9 million euro and they increased 667,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||87 €||1.7 %||87 €||3.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||44 €||4.0 %||39 €||2.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||42 €||3.5 %||42 €||1.4 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
52 accommodation establishments (-1)
2,100 rooms (+26)
5,000 beds (+60)
Room utilization 50.0 % (+1.1)
Unsold rooms 1,000
Bed utilization 40.9 % (+0.2)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Business Finland, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland