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Address: 4530 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215
Phone Number: 503-384-2620
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Mon 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 5:00 am

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Friendly Staff, Clean Facility, Awesome Experience!

Upon arriving in Portland I had not yet heard about floating. But soon I was so curious that my boyfriend and I booked 2am slots at Float On. I spent my time in a room with a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
New York City, New York

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Upon arriving in Portland I had not yet heard about floating. But soon I was so curious that my boyfriend and I booked 2am slots at Float On. I spent my time in a room with a hot tub and he had a room with a pod. We both had different but great experiences. The facility is clean, the staff... More 

Thank HeyItsCoogot
Cayucos, California, United States
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

I really enjoyed this experience. The only drawback is that the air felt a bit stale to this fresh air junky. Clean, clear instructions and friendly employees. Michael allowed me to trade my scheduled appointment with his due to my changed schedule. I slept great that night. Don't do too much moving around in the pool like I did. I... More 

Thank DaniNicholson
Cape Town
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68 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

A float is basically 90 minutes in the dark, with soothing music in a salt warm bath. The time went VERY quickly and felt reenergised and 'clean' by the end. Check out groupon etc for deals.

Thank CapeTownRunner
Kerhonkson, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

had my first ever float in a float room--not a pod. it was fabulous!! 90 minutes sounds like a long time but trust me it goes by really fast. there was some unexpected construction and the staff was very professional in dealing with the unexpected situation. Float on was very warm and welcoming. next time I'm in Portland will float... More 

Thank Robin1614
Portland, Oregon
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89 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It was a real birthday treat to return to the womb and let all of my concerns float away. At first, I was a little nervous about whether I would truly float, but then all of the sensory deprivation took over and I simply felt my breath and heartbeat. I really need to make another appointment.

Thank Kimberley42
Portland, Oregon
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251 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

they sponsor an international float conference so really keep up on the latest in water cleanliness and customer service. Ethical, kind and wonderful owners Ashcan and Graham are two of the most wonderful humans you could ever meet and their business reflects that caring feeling.

1 Thank LaurettaYoung
Steuben ME
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Six float tanks accompanied by a friendly and inviting staff make it a great place to try floating for the first time. If you have already floated, you have likely heard about this place. They are the forefront of all things floating.

Thank Travellin_Tech
Newport, Oregon
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I was a novice and this place was perfect for introducing me to the float experience. I found it very clean and user friendly, easy to schedule on-line, etc. Nice towels and robes, good showers. They have 3 different types of tanks, so lots to explore. If you haven't gone there before, ask them to turn on the music for... More 

2 Thank Rose J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I was feeling really stressed out for a number of reasons, and doing a 90 minute float was exactly what I needed. It hit the reset button for my mind, body, and soul. I've been floating consistently ever since, and I find that it gets better with each time.

Thank Michael S
Portland, Oregon
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66 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Daughter told me about this and I was intriqued. Wanted to go in and do it together, but at the time I lived 300 miles away, so had to work around my travel schedule. The staff are very helpful, it's a very low-key, comfy environment and with an appointment, there was very little wait. Once I was shown to the... More 

1 Thank slynn_lynn

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