20% more tourists
Monday, April 11, 2005, 15:49
According to the report of the Central Statistics Office (KSH) the number of foreign guests staying at commercial accommodation services increased siginificantly in the January-February period of 2005, the number of Hungarians staying at hotels grew somewhat less. 275,000 foreign guests arrived in the given period, they spent 786,000 guest nights in Hungary. The number of foreign guests increased by 22%, their number of guest nights by 17% in this period compared to the same period of last year. Spa hotels in Hungary had 18% more foreign guests who spent 9% more guest nights there in this period than in the same period of 2004. Commercial accommodation services received 331,000 Hungarian guests in January-February 2005, the number of guest nights spent by them was almost 746,000.