Following on from recently adding Binance USD (BUSD), Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and Tether (USDT) as preferred payment options on Travala.com we have now added Coinbase USD Coin (USDC) which is now available for payments across Travala.com’s far-reaching presence in 230 countries and territories.
With the addition of the Coinbase dollar-pegged stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) Travala.com now offers the most cryptocurrency payment options in the online travel booking space with 27 different coins now accepted for payment over 2 million hotels and accommodations globally, including the hotels from Booking.com following Travala.com’s strategic partnership with Booking.com.
Juan Otero, CEO of Travala.com said: “We are delighted to add the stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) as a preferred payment option on Travala.com and look forward to USDC holders joining our crypto travel booking community. Stablecoins like USDC bring much-needed stability to cryptocurrencies.”
In addition to one of the world’s largest selection of incredible places to stay, including everything from hotels, apartments, villas and hostels to 5-star luxury resorts and unbeatable prices with Best Price Guarantee, users on Travala.com can also enjoy additional discounts and tokenised loyalty rewards for every booking made on the platform via its Smart Program.
Book 2,000,000+ Hotels and Accommodations Worldwide using these Payment Options
Founded in 2017, Travala.com is the leading cryptocurrency-friendly hotel and accommodation booking service with 2,000,000+ properties in 230 countries. We are a champion of cryptocurrency adoption, accepting over 26 leading cryptocurrencies in addition to traditional payment methods. The Travala.com value proposition is bolstered by AVA. As the native cryptocurrency of the platform, AVA can be used for payments, receiving and redeeming loyalty rewards, discounts and bonuses, among several other use cases. For more information, visit: www.travala.com
About USD Coin (USDC):
USD Coin (USDC) is a stablecoin backed by US dollars, which are held in reserve by regulated financial institutions. The tokens themselves are also issued by regulated financial institutions, and every token can be redeemed for one dollar — effectively providing a price stable cryptocurrency. For more information, visit: https://www.coinbase.com/usdc