Accommodation and Travel Stats
Västerås: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased 10 percent
In December 2019, 42,000 bed nights were recorded in Västerås (+9.7 %), of which 39,100 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 2,800 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased 12 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 18 percent. In total, bed nights increased 10 percent from last year's December.
12,000 rooms (+19.9 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 13,900 rooms (+11.7 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 530,000 bed nights (+9.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 61,200 (-8.5 %) for foreigners in Västerås, in total 591,000 (+7.2 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
25,600 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 20 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 94.3 percent were domestic, and 5.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Västerås on average 1.6 nights (-0.16) and foreigners 1.9 nights (-0.05).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 28.0 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 28.0 million SEK (+4.2 million).
Registered January-December sales were 388.0 million SEK and they increased 39.5 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,100 SEK||1.9 %||1,100 SEK||4.5 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||670 SEK||7.1 %||660 SEK||3.9 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||610 SEK||7.8 %||740 SEK||2.6 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
21 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,500 rooms (+95)
2,900 beds (+240)
Room utilization 56.0 % (+3.1)
Unsold rooms 670
Bed utilization 47.0 % (-1.8)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "västerås"
Global Google searches for "västerås + keyword"
Google searches for "västerås" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in December was 8.19/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute