Woman in Float Tank, Oakland Floatsfloat·ing verb, adjective \ˈflō-tiŋ\

  1. : Being buoyed up on water or other liquid.
  2. : Having little or no attachment to a particular place.
  3. : The act of entering a float tank, laying down in 10 inches of warm saltwater, free from gravity and light, and entering into a state of deep relaxation, pain relief, and creative exploration.
  4. : Something you do at Oakland Floats, San Francisco Bay Area’s largest float center.

Summer Special!

4 Day Summer Special, $49 Floats from June 29th to July 2nd! Experience 75 minutes of relaxation in the womb-like environment of our float tanks and emerge with with renewed clarity, like seeing Oakland on a long, beautiful July day for the first time. Schedule a $49* float or grab two for $98 and save […]


Next Overnight Float – Saturday, July 11th

Ever wondered what it would be like to spend the night floating through your dreams? We are taking reservations now for Saturday, July 11th (three spots left).   Past participants have reported longer-lasting health benefits and bouts of lucid dreaming.  Not recommended for people who have never floated before.  $120 for members, $150 for non-members. Call […]


Father’s Day Gift of Floating

Looking for a unique gift this Father’s Day? Every Dad needs some down time, and there’s no better place to do it than at Oakland Floats.  75-minute floats in a sensory deprivation tank will induce extreme relaxation, give relief to aches and pains, and possibly ignite flights of fancy. Gift certificates can be purchased online or by […]