Dobovo Team summed up 2015 and found out the most popular cities and hot dates and compared trips in 2015 and 2014.
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Dobovo.com booking service apartments works in daily rentals since 2010. We are working with 2866 owners of apartments with 9620 apartments in 96 cities (90 cities in Ukraine). We analyzed the data basing on bookings from 54,882 customers.
Database users – more than 80 000 people.
The most popular choice
We analyzed all dates in 2015 and identified the most popular – up to100 bookings. They are: the May holidays, the Day of the Constitution of Ukraine, December weekends, Valentine’s Day.
Demand for travel begins to rise in July and peaks in December:
The leaders in bookings amount are August, October and December 2015:
Where do Ukrainians usually travel?
Kyiv (63%), Lviv (17%) and Odessa (11%) are top cities. With a huge difference, Dnipropetrovsk and Kharkiv are following them:
How does the demand for traveling to top the cities changes during the year?
The peak is in October and December – during the major football matches, corporate and public holidays.
Popular choice – from May to September. Hot Month – August (19% of all trips).
The rising starts since August. The peak month – October.
How many nights Ukrainians usually book?
36% of customers make bookings for 1 night, 23% – for 2, 15% – for 3 nights:
More than half of tourists are couples (or just 2 people):
How does typical booking look?
Who travels in Ukraine?
81% of Dobovo users are Ukrainians.
Other 19% are:
What has changed comparing to 2014?
The ratio in top cities (Kyiv, Odessa, Lviv) has changed
- Lviv has 6% more bookings
- Kyiv has 6% less bookings
The most significant change in comparison with the 2014 is the dispersion of visitors by country.
In 2014 the top 4 was:
In 2015 there were 4% Russians from all foreign guests. (3 times less than in 2014)
Changes in other cities
More bookings in Dnipropetrovsk and Kharkiv.
Fewer bookings in Crimea – in Yalta, Sevastopol, Simferopol.
What is the average price per 1 night (Kyiv, Lviv, Odessa)?
The rental price depends on the month and demand.
In Kyiv the most expensive months are August and December. Average prices start from 569 UAH/night, begins to grow in March and the average price per night In December is 800 UAH/night:
The top period for Odessa is summer. The average prices are 1000 UAH per night. In December and New Year prices are like in Kyiv – 850 UAH per night:
Lviv seems to be the cheapest – minimal price is 399 UAH per night (in January), maximum price is 843 UAH per night (in December):
How did Dobovo change since 2014.
2015 was the year of domestic tourism.
Dobovo 2015 in numbers: