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Tourist accommodation during the 2020 summer season Sharp drop in overnight stays in hotel accommodation during the 2020 summer season but increase in domestic demand

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Record drop in overnight hotel stays in Switzerland in 2020

07.12.2020 - The hotel sector registered 13.4 million overnight stays in Switzerland during the summer tourist season (from May to October 2020). This represents a decline of 40.9% (–9.3 million overnight stays) compared with the same period a year earlier. With a total of 10.2 million overnight stays, domestic demand rose by 3.9% (+384 000). Foreign visitors registered a 75.2% decrease (–9.6 million) with 3.2 million overnight stays. These are the provisional results from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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