Hotel accommodation

Hotel accommodation: supply and demand in open establishments, provisional figures
2019
Establishments open Overnight stays Change in overnight stays in %1
January-August 4 226 27 806 014 1,6
 4 450 4 506 281 0,6
July  4 434 4 563 965 3,2
June  4 363 3 797 636 5,1
May  3 875 2 998 018 4,3
April  4 088 2 653 498 3,0
March  4 283 3 348 363 0,6
February  4 164 3 109 503 -2,7
January
 4 152 2 828 750 -1,5
1 compared with the same period of the previous year
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA)
Hotel accommodation: arrivals and overnight stays by visitors' main countries of residence for August 2019
Country of residence Arrivals 2019 Overnight stays 2019 Arrivals 2018 Overnight stays 2018
Switzerland 1 004 083 1 902 400  958 865 1 823 955
1 265 557 2 603 881 1 295 815 2 654 679
Germany  205 358  454 994  204 964  451 440
United States of America  140 283  285 554  132 410  269 638
China (without Hong Kong)  133 928  181 976  144 541  189 111
United Kingdom  75 328  167 881  78 421  175 012
France  84 730  153 687  85 914  156 781
Italy  55 671  110 392  60 727  121 221
Belgium  27 834  91 869  27 853  85 647
Netherlands  45 472  87 604  46 139  88 286
Russian Federation  30 190  87 254  36 826  107 848
Hungary  25 371  73 780  33 005  95 271
Other countries  441 392  908 890  445 015  914 424
Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA)
Hotel accommodation: arrivals and overnight stays by visitors' main country of residence, cumulative results for January to August 2019
Country of residence Arrivals 2019 Overnight stays 2019 Arrivals 2018 Overnight stays 2018
Switzerland 6 236 911 12 334 525 6 075 748 12 072 344
7 378 117 15 471 489 7 302 304 15 288 288
Germany 1 218 848 2 792 491 1 212 003 2 791 065
United States of America  795 273 1 713 668  729 603 1 562 791
United Kingdom  507 003 1 192 329  512 713 1 205 571
China (without Hong Kong)  709 788  979 342  712 464  934 886
France  500 386  915 673  489 090  904 225
Gulf States  255 803  680 390  278 863  752 240
India  284 090  625 391  288 527  642 199
Italy  318 387  610 513  323 905  624 393
Belgium  156 149  511 197  156 148  490 291
Netherlands  223 130  482 963  223 510  476 366
Other countries 2 409 260 4 967 532 2 375 478 4 904 261
Source: Tourist accomodation statistics (HESTA)
Hotel accommodation: arrivals and overnight stays by continents for January to August 2019
Continents Arrivals 2019 Overnight stays 2019 Arrivals 2018 Overnight stays 2018
Total 13 615 028 27 806 014 13 378 052 27 360 632
Switzerland 6 236 911 12 334 525 6 075 748 12 072 344
7 378 117 15 471 489 7 302 304 15 288 288
Europe 3 936 438 8 772 109 3 940 569 8 798 000
Africa  64 335  193 624  61 146  184 557
America 1 053 693 2 269 566  973 490 2 104 513
Asia 2 195 587 3 967 418 2 202 959 3 940 744
Oceania  128 064  268 772  124 140  260 474
Source: Tourist accomodation statistics (HESTA)

Further information

Publications

Press releases

Images

Statistical sources and concepts

On this topic

Major regions

Hotel accommodation data in the 7 major regions

Tourist regions

Hotel accommodation data in the 13 tourist regions

Cantons

Hotel accommodation data in the cantons

Communes

Hotel accommodation data in the communes

Contact

Federal Statistical Office Section Tourism
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuch√Ętel
Switzerland

Contact

Remark

Our English pages offer only a limited range of information on our statistical production. For our full range please consult our pages in French and German (top right hand screen).

https://www.bfs.admin.ch/content/bfs/en/home/statistiken/tourismus/beherbergung/hotellerie.html