Accommodation and Travel Stats
Vaasa: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 99 percent
In September 2021, 21,400 registered bed nights were recorded in Vaasa (+98.7 %), of which 19,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,400 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 87 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 300 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 99 percent from last year's September.
10,300 nights (+74.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 11,100 nights (+128.7 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 175,000 registered bed nights (+32.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 11,400 (-2.2 %) for foreigners in Vaasa, in total 186,000 (+29.8 %) 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
12,200 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 61 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 90.6 percent were domestic, and 9.4 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Vaasa on average 1.7 nights (+0.32) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.01).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
720 air travelers
The airport received a total of 720 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 76 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.0 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 100.0 %.
In addition, there were 820 passengers departing the airport (+93.6 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 1,500 (+85.1 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
6,600 passengers by ferries
There were 6,600 arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port increased 240 percent. The number of departing passengers was 7,100 (+255.8 %).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.2 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in September were 1.2 million euro (+464,000).
Registered January-September sales were 8.6 million euro and they increased 1.3 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||86 €||-14.7 %||90 €||-7.7 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||57 €||-18.5 %||46 €||-8.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||39 €||58.8 %||35 €||1.0 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
10 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,000 rooms (+35)
2,100 beds (+138)
Room utilization 45.4 % (+21)
Unsold rooms 570
Bed utilization 34.6 % (+16)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 8.38/10 (-0.03).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Statistics Finland