Nashville’s The Bobby Lodge will now settle for cryptocurrencies together with Dogecoin (DOGE), Nashville Enterprise Journal reported.
What Occurred: Visitors on the 144-room boutique lodge can now reportedly pay for his or her reservations within the Shiba Inu-themed cryptocurrency together with Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) amongst others.
Bobby Lodge’s space normal supervisor Jeff Crabiel mentioned that the cryptocurrency can be accepted by means of a partnership with BitPay, an Atlanta-based bitcoin fee service supplier.
“As Bitcoin and cryptocurrency turn out to be extra broadly accepted types of fee globally, it was vital to discover a means to offer our friends with the entry and comfort of using these currencies when visiting Bobby,” mentioned Crabiel, reported the Nashville Enterprise Journal.
DOGE traded 11.19% larger at $0.66 at press time whereas the apex cryptocurrency by market capitalization, BTC, traded 1.68% decrease at $57,927.09.
Why It Issues: The lodge may even settle for cryptocurrency for occasion bookings together with weddings, conferences, and others, in line with the Enterprise Journal.
Late in March, Lativian airline airBaltic additionally started permitting flyers to pay for his or her tickets in DOGE, Cointelegraph reported.
The airline already accepts different cryptocurrencies equivalent to BTC, ETH, Bitcoin Money (BCH), and USD Coin (USDC).
Final month, Dallas Mavericks proprietor Mark Cuban mentioned the value of DOGE will “undoubtedly hit” $1 if transactions with the cryptocurrency by followers retain the momentum. Cuban’s feedback got here after his basketball staff started accepting DOGE for tickets and merchandise gross sales.
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