New Online Booking System!

New Online Booking System!

  • August 22, 2016

With the end of August and beginning of September comes big developments at Oakland Floats. To better serve you, we’re making some major redesigns and upgrades, the first of which is a new customer database and online booking experience. Today, Monday,…

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Vote Oakland Floats Best Of The Bay!

Vote Oakland Floats Best of the Bay!

  • July 1, 2016

We grateful for everyone that has helped Oakland Floats serve the Oakland and Bay Area community for the last 4 years. As we continue to grow and evolve, you're continued support means a lot! Please vote for us in the…

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100 Days Of Blue Challenge

100 Days of Blue Challenge

  • June 21, 2016

Because Oakland Floats values the therapeutic and healing powers of water for your body and mind, we are supporting the Blue Mind campaign to get people near, in, on, or underwater daily for the next 100 days. Anyone that floats…

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The Summer Special Is Back!

The Summer Special is Back!

  • May 31, 2016

The weather is getting warmer, life is changing it's pace, whether it's increasing with adventures and outdoor activities, slowing down with academic breaks, or staying the same, the world gets a little crazier in the heat. Take a moment to…

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MAPS Benefit Potluck At Oakland Floats

MAPS Benefit Potluck at Oakland Floats

  • April 18, 2016

MAPS is making breakthrough discoveries in the field of psychedelic research. Their mission statement is to show how psychedelics can play an integrative role in the treatment of psychiatric, emotional and physical disorders. Because we believe in the work MAPS is…

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New! Two Hour Floats

New! Two Hour Floats

  • February 23, 2016

Mindfulness and Self-Discovery through Floating A recent Tim Ferris podcast explored the medical and therapeutic applications of psychedelics. Special guest psychologist and Neurologist Dr. Dan Eagle recommended Floating as a viable alternative to psychedelics. In the podcast titled Are Psychedelic Drugs…

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Holiday Sale!

Holiday Sale!

  • December 17, 2015

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…

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More Floating In The New York Times

More floating in the New York Times

  • December 10, 2015

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…

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Stephen Curry In The Float Tank

Stephen Curry in the Float Tank

  • December 9, 2015

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…

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Floating Research In Time Magazine!

Floating Research in Time Magazine!

  • November 18, 2015

Mary Oaklander writes a fantastic piece on the new wave of research into the medical and therapeutic applications of floating, centered around the Float Clinic and Research Center at the Laureate Institute for Brain Research in Tulsa, Oklahoma, run by neuroscientist…

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Floating In The New York Times

Floating in The New York Times

  • October 27, 2015

Journalist Julie Turkewitz investigates the modern landscape of floating, visiting float centers and interviewing new and long time members of the float community. Turkewitz gives a brief but informative synopsis on the history of floatation centers and touches on their…

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