Discover true relaxation and enjoy the amazing health benefits at the Floatation Wellness Centre in Gateshead! Become totally alone with your mind, body and soul, and experience a euphoric feeling of complete freedom. Block out all external distractions including sight, sound and gravity. Float effortlessly and drift into a blissful, deep meditative state.
What if I'm claustrophobic?
The float tanks contain a super-saturated Epsom-salt solution with a depth of 25cm. Both the solution and the air within the tank is heated to skin temperature (35.5 degrees celsius), so as you begin to settle, it’s difficult to actually determine which parts of your body are in the water and which are not, leaving you feeling completely weightless.
Many find the float tanks a source of incredible, life-changing therapy, because they often come with endless health benefits, both physical and mental. They are scientifically proven to relieve chronic pain, depression, anxiety and stress. This makes the float tanks extremely popular with athletes; they are even used by the GB Olympic teams! They are a great way to help recover from injury and sharpen your mental state.
Some of the amazing health benefits include:
- Relieves chronic pain
- Reduces depression and anxiety
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
- Stress reduction/ elimination
- Total relaxation
- Takes compression off spine and joints due to zero gravity effect
- Relieves MS and fibromyalgia
Some of the amazing learning benefits include:
- Improves learning and creativity
- Gives the brain a blank canvass to work with
Business hours are from 9:00AM to 9:00PM. The centre is open 7 days a week. Sessions cost £30 for an hour, or £45 for 90 minutes.