Accommodation and Travel Stats
Vaasa: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
10,800 registered bed nights
In September 2020, 10,800 registered bed nights were recorded in Vaasa (-40.5 %), of which 10,200 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 610 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 25 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 87 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 40 percent from last year's September.
5,900 nights (-7.7 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,900 nights (-58.5 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 132,000 registered bed nights (-17.6 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 11,700 (-76.9 %) for foreigners in Vaasa, in total 144,000 (-31.8 %) 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
7,600 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 39 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 96.1 percent were domestic, and 3.9 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Vaasa on average 1.4 nights (+0.03) and foreigners 2.1 nights (+0.28).
410 air travelers
The airport received a total of 410 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 97 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.2 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 99.8 %.
In addition, there were 420 passengers departing the airport (-97.2 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 830 (-97.2 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
1,900 passengers by ferries
There were 1,900 arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port decreased 75 percent. The number of departing passengers was 2,000 (-69.9 %).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 750,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in September were 750,000 euro (-626,000).
Registered January-September sales were 7.3 million euro and they decreased 5.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||101 €||2.8 %||98 €||3.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||70 €||-8.4 %||51 €||-12.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||25 €||-52.3 %||35 €||-31.7 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
10 accommodation establishments (+2)
1,000 rooms (+127)
2,000 beds (+230)
Room utilization 24.4 % (-28)
Unsold rooms 770
Bed utilization 18.4 % (-17)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Global Google searches for "vaasa"
Global Google searches for "vaasa + keyword"
Google searches for "vaasa" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 8.41/10 (+0.06).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, Statistics Finland