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 2020 (provisional results)
January-September 2020 Hotel sector Supplementary accommodation Total
Arrivals 8 600 527 3 401 704 12 002 231
Overnight stays 19 132 215 13 085 453 25 684 386
% overnight stays from swiss visitors 65,9% 79,0% 89,3%
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA) & supplementary accomodation statistics (PASTA)
Hotel and supplementary accommodation sector: main annual data (final results)
2019 Hotel sector Supplementary accommodation Total
Arrivals 19 764 557 4 610 780 24 375 337
Overnight stays 39 562 039 16 672 591 56 234 630
% overnight stays from swiss visitors 45,3% 68,6% 52,2%
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA) & supplementary accomodation 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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