26% decrease in overnight stays in the Swiss hotel sector during the 2020/21 winter season

Neuch√Ętel, 08.06.2021 - The Swiss hotel sector registered 9.4 million overnight stays during the winter tourist season (November 2020 to April 2021). Compared with the same period last year, overnight stays fell by 26.4% (-3.4 million overnight stays). With a total of 1.9 million overnight stays, foreign demand dropped by 70.1% (-4.4 million). Domestic visitors registered a 16.5% increase (+1.1 million) with 7.5 million units. These are the provisional results from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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