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5 design solutions that make us ask: is silence the ultimate luxury?

5 design solutions that make us ask: is silence the ultimate luxury?

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Heesen Yacht Nova

Project Nova with hybrid propulsion

If you can buy a superyacht, it goes to reason that you could buy nearly anything. So what does the superyacht owner who has everything desire most?

At the Cannes boat show, we noticed an increase in yachts offering something simple, yet elusive in this ever increasingly busy world: the luxury of silence.

And this week, Heesen Yachts released its teaser video for the Monaco Yacht Show, which espouses this sentiment exactly.

The video, below, shows typically stressful scenes of modern living, then segues to a beautifully quiet view over the bow of a Heesen super yacht and the words, “In a world full of noise, silence is the ultimate luxury.”

The video hints to the quiet that can be found on the new Heesen yacht Project Nova, which features an innovative hull and is currently in build. The 50 metre yacht will be the first Fast Displacement Hull Form yacht from the Dutch builder to boast hybrid propulsion, making it an extremely quiet superyacht.

Heesen Yachts' video: silence is the ultimate luxury
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