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.

Holiday Sale!

Today, December 17th and tomorrow, December 18th, buy $50 floats in any quantity! You can come in for a discounted float or stock up on cheap floats for the new year while the sale is active. With Christmas coming up next week, floats make a great last minute gift idea. Call 510-423-8772 to buy one […]


More floating in the New York Times

The New York times can’t get enough of floating. Though their previous piece had a general air of trepidation, the periodical seems to be warming up to the idea, like cozy skin temperature water filled with a 10% Epsom salt solution. Float tank therapy, though technically around since the mid 1950’s, is experiencing an unprecedented […]


Stephen Curry in the Float Tank

Stephen Curry floats. We really should stop right there. What else do you need to know?  Watch the video from ESPN to take a tour of a local float center and see how one of the most famous athletes on the planet likes to relax, focus his mind, and restore his aching muscles. http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/14314860/stephen-curry-small-ball-mj-gunning-record-books