and Partnership to Drive Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption

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Over 1 million users of the App can now gain up to 40% off over 2 million hotels & accommodations in 230 countries.



Hong Kong –– Thursday, February 27, 2020 –– Today, the pioneering payments and cryptocurrency platform, and, the world’s leading crypto-friendly hotel booking platform, announced a strategic partnership including the integration of Pay on the travel website’s platform. will now accept CRO, the Coin along with BTC, LTC, ETH and XRP through Pay. 


Over 1 million users of the App can now pay for bookings at over 2 million hotels and accommodations in 230 countries globally on in crypto using the Pay feature in the app.  From now till 31st July 2020, travellers can get up to 10% back in Pay Rewards for bookings paid in CRO.


Kris Marszalek, Co-Founder and CEO of, said: “ At, we are continuously building an ecosystem to foster mass adoption of cryptocurrency. is a well-recognized brand in the crypto community and we are pleased to welcome them aboard to our expanding merchant network for Pay Checkout.”


Steve Hipwell, Co-Founder and COO of, said; “We’re excited to partner with to further drive cryptocurrency adoption to the masses and make paying with cryptocurrency a norm and look forward to users joining our crypto travel movement and supporting crypto adoption by booking on” is offering Pay users up to 40% discounts on over 2,000,000+ hotels and accommodations on currently accepts over 25 other cryptocurrencies as payment as well as Credit/Debit cards and Paypal. In addition to unbeatable prices via its Best Price Guarantee, Smart members can enjoy additional discounts, loyalty rewards for eligible bookings made on the platform via its native utility token AVA.


Founded in 2017, 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 28 leading cryptocurrencies in addition to traditional payment methods. The 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 staking, among several other use cases For more information, visit:


About was founded in 2016 on a simple belief: it’s a basic human right for everyone to control their money, data and identity. With over 1 million users on its platform today, provides a powerful alternative to traditional financial services, turning its vision of “cryptocurrency in every wallet” into reality, one customer at a time. is built on a solid foundation of security, privacy and compliance and is the first cryptocurrency company in the world to have CCSS Level 3, ISO27001:2013 and PCI:DSS 3.2.1, Level 1 compliance. is headquartered in Hong Kong with a 200+ strong team. For more information, please visit