2015-07-09 12:08Press release

Guestnights in Stockholm: Strong spring. Increase in May

International tourism continues to increase to Stockholm in May. During the spring, from January to May, the number of overnight stays increased by a total of 9 percent, which is the best winter-spring season so far in the history of Stockholm. With 4.4 million guest nights during the spring of Stockholm consolidates its position as a popular year-round destination.

During the month of May, close to 1.2 million guest nights were made at commercial accommodations in Stockholm County. The international guest nights increased by 8 percent, while the domestic guest nights had lower growth. In total, the number of guest nights in May rose by 4 percent.

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Stockholm Business Region, with its subsidiaries Stockholm Business Region Development and Stockholm Visitors Board,  is the official investment and tourism promotion agency for the Stockholm region.  Stockholm is one of Europe’s most dynamic sustainable regions. Stockholm Business Region is fully owned by the City of Stockholm. Our common brand is Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia.

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About Visit Stockholm

Visit Stockholm is the official tourism promotion agency of Stockholm. We work with the international marketing and development of Stockholm as a travel destination under the brand Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia. Visit Stockholm is a subsidiary of Stockholm Business Region, owned by the city of Stockholm. www.visitstockholm.com www.investstockholm.com www.stockholmbusinessregion.com


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