Owners announce that 2 Las Vegas casinos will begin accepting Bitcoin
January 23, 2014, 12:06 am TWN
LOS ANGELES--Two Las Vegas casinos will become the city's first to accept the Bitcoin virtual currency from this week, their owners announced Tuesday.
The D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and the Golden Gate Hotel and Casino, which are owned by the same company, announced that as of Wednesday they would process transactions through BitPay, among other regular payment options.
Bitcoin will be accepted at five locations, including the two hotels' front desks, a gift shop and Italian restaurant.