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April is Float Month – $50 Floats!

Throughout the month of April we will be offering $50 individual floats ($25 off the regular price).  Whether you are a curious first-timer or a floatation legend, you can buy a $50 float.  The float must take place during the…

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February Special – 2 Floats for $99

From now until February 15, we are offering a 2-pack of floats for $99.  The hitch?  You have to share a float with someone else.  The floats don't expire, but the deal will on February 15 (limit 1 per customer).…

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The Montclarion Proposes Floating for a Healthy Resolution

Ginny Prior took in a soak and let all her readers know that floating is a great way to start your new year in a healthy way.  (Click for article).

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Article in The Atlantic on the “rise” of Floating

Concise but rich article on the mental benefits of floating, with quotes from Joe Rogan (click for link).

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Give the Gift of Floating

Stumped for ideas this winter?  Tired of giving coffee mugs, lavender sleep masks and snuggies?  Give the gift of floating!  Not just a unique gift, but a healthy transformational one.  Floating aids in pain relief and reduces stress, allows for…

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Open House Holiday Party!

Oakland Floats is having an Open House on Friday, Nov. 30 from 6-10pm.  Ever wanted to look into a floatation tank but too afraid to ask? Now's your chance to take a tour of our center and get an orientation into…

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Now Open All Day on Wednesdays

We have expanded our hours on Wednesday.  We are now open Wednesday through Sunday, 10am-10pm.  More chances to float!

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Oakland Tribune Takes the 3-Float Challenge!

Bay Area News Group correspondent Elicia Schmidt-Hopper writes about Oakland Floats and takes our 3-float challenge (here's the link).  We think one float is great on its own, but three times can really give your mind and body a better idea…

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Oakland Magazine tests the waters at Oakland Floats

Christina Boufis from Oakland Magazine floated over the summer and writes about us in the latest issue.  Read her review HERE and see how she floated away her aches and pains from a weekend of house painting.  Great photo from…

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Diablo Magazine names us Best of the East Bay 2012

Diablo Magazine's editor, Peter Crooks, gets some respite from traffic and work deadlines.  Afterwards, he realizes we are the Best Place in the East Bay for Deep Thoughts! Thanks for the award, Peter!  Here's the link.

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The Utne Reader weighs in on floatation therapy

A very nice, all-encompassing article by Matt Stangel in Portland on the effects he experienced floating over a period of weeks.  Also a good reminder that floating's effects are cumulative over time  and deepen with frequency.  (Hint hint:  Ask us…

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Treat your Mom to a Float!

Mother's Day is coming up fast and we know you have procrastinated on a gift.  How about a float?   Give your Mom (or expectant mom-to-be) the gift of pure relaxation as she floats far and away from the kids, her…

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