Tourist accommodation

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Tourist accommodation statistics

The tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA) is conducted at national level covering 6000 hotels, health establishments and campsites.  

Supplementary accommodation statistics

The supplementary accommodation statistics (PASTA) measures supply and demand in commercially-run holiday homes and collective accommodation.   

At a glance

Hotel and supplementary accommodation sector: main data 2021 (provisional results)
January to June Hotel sector Supplementary accommodation Total
Arrivals 5 161 538 1 602 893 6 764 431
Overnight stays 11 385 001 6 665 492 18 050 493
% overnight stays from Swiss visitors 80.6% 87.9% 83.3%
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA) & supplementary accommodation statistics (PASTA)
Hotel and supplementary accommodation sector: main annual data (final results)
2020 Hotel sector Supplementary accommodation Total
Arrivals 10 703 428 3 795 831 14 499 259
Overnight stays 23 730 738 14 783 616 38 514 354
% overnight stays from Swiss visitors 69.1% 80.3% 73.4%
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA) & supplementary accommodation statistics (PASTA)

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Hotel accommodation

Data on establishments, rooms, beds, arrivals and overnight stays by country of residence in hotels and health establishments

Supplementary accommodation

Data on holiday homes, collective accommodation and campsites in Switzerland

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