December 30, 2021

A Look At Silversea's New Ship, Silver Nova!

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Experience The First Luxury Cruise Ship With Zero Local Emissions At Port. 

Silver Nova is almost here! With a planned summer 2023 launch, Silver Nova will be the the first low-emissions luxury cruise ship with advanced hybrid technology featuring fuel cells. The future of cruising has arrived, and it's both luxurious and sustainable. 

“We are thrilled to offer our guests a new way to travel with this evolution of luxury and sustainability. Silver Nova represents more than a new luxury ship; its launch advances responsible cruising and new leadership and innovation in the cruise industry.” - Roberto Martinoli, President and CEO of Silversea Cruises

Silver Nova will be the first ship of Silversea's sustainable fleet, which will help to maintain the fragile ecosystems of the amazing destinations us travelers get to visit. While onboard, enjoy all of the luxurious amenities you love from previous Silversea cruises, with the addition of new and exciting features. Silver Nova offers a brand new suite experience, including aft suites that deliver stunning 270˚ views. Also take advantage of the butler service provided in every suite, and the outstanding dining available with onboard. 

A Limited Time Offer For Venetian Society Members

Pre-sale reservations are now open for Silver Nova, the first vessel in the cruise line’s revolutionary Nova class of ships. The limited-time offer for travel advisors and the Venetian Society (Silversea’s Loyalty program) is available until January 6, 2022. Contact your travel advisor today to start planning!

SSC_BI3_12.30.21A Focus On Sustainability

Silversea has a commitment to sustainable design with their new fleet of ships, and is a huge leap forward in the cruising community. As we continue to journey around the world, reducing our environmental footprint has become top priority. Silver Nova is a luxury cruise ship free of emissions while in port, an industry first! 

“To say Silver Nova is spectacular is an understatement. The ship surpasses traditional standards of luxury cruising and propels our fleet towards the future. Her revolutionary design will elevate all levels of onboard indulgence and comfort, with personalized experiences focused on deep destination authenticity.” - Barbara Muckermann, Chief Commercial Officer.

Silver Nova has a new, innovative asymmetrical design. This offers the ability for guests to enjoy luxurious interiors, while still having spacious outdoor venues. This boat also features the largest offering of suite types, including aft suites that have amazing 270-degree views! 

SSC_Bi5_12.30.21A Look Onboard Silver Nova

Silver Nova is Silversea's first ship to have all-balcony suites, including the new Otium Suite. In addition to spacious suites, the horizontal design offers seamless public areas. If views are your main focus, the new aft suites offer 270˚ views! More details about Silver Nova's suites will be released in 2022. 

Other Silver Nova amenities will include Otium, Silversea’s wellness program introduced in 2021 on Silver Dawn, and S.A.L.T., an immersive culinary concept that was first experienced on Silver Moon, bringing destination authenticity to the ship’s cuisine through locally sourced products, market trips and visiting chef demonstrations. 

SSC_BI4_12.30.21Destination Highlights For 2023

Silver Nova will have her inaugural season on July 15, 2023. This season will have immersive journeys ranging from 7 to 23 days. The ship’s 10-day maiden voyage from Southampton to Lisbon will include calls in Saint Malo, three days in Bordeaux to explore the region’s historical sights, 18th-century cultural heritage, castles, vineyards, and French-style gardens, followed by Bilbao, before ending in Lisbon. 

The inaugural season will have 20 journeys, including a variety of itineraries in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and South America, as well as a transoceanic crossing! She will journey to over 100 destinations and 50 countries in 2023.

Silverseablog8_7.12.21About Silversea Cruises

Silversea’s small luxury ships are designed for those who delight in the thrill of discovery while indulging mind and body in the most lavish surroundings imaginable. All accommodations are spacious, ocean-view suites that include butler service, and most include private verandas. Silversea voyages and cruise expeditions sail to over 900 destinations on all seven continents, more than any other cruise line.

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