Urban Float – Sensory Deprivation


Our tanks are scientifically designed to help reduce stress, even the deepest levels of emotional anxiety. Float tank therapy is even prescribed by professionals to help the body relax, ease pain and generally unwind.

  • Ease anxiety & stress
  • Relieve pain & tension
  • Reduce depression
  • Increase concentration
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Benefits of Sensory Deprivation

The benefits of sensory deprivation have been well documented. Treating everything from an improved sense of well being to relief from both chronic and acute pain, sensory deprivation can benefit almost anyone.

Relieve Pain

Removing the effects of gravity
allows for the release of muscular
tension and postural realignment

Reduce Stress

Step away from your daily stresses.
Floating induces a state of total
relaxation and peace

Heighten Creativity

Reducing anxious thoughts and
distractions helps you enter a
creative flow state

Increase Focus

Total separation from daily
distractions increases focus and
mental clarity, allowing for peak

Improve Sleep

The deep relaxation of the mind and
body that floating provides can
greatly reduce insomnia

Increase Energy

Floating can be a deeply restful and
rejuvinating experience, increasing
energy and mood levels


Benefits of Sensory Deprivation

A. Absolutely. The water is filtered 3.75 times with Ultraviolet, Chemical and micron filters and we purify the water between every single use. Clean tanks are among our highest priorities.

A. Everything you need will be provided. If you wear contacts we recommend bringing a case for them.

A. Although floating can take some getting used to for the first time, most say it’s a very relaxing experience.

A. No special preparation is required. We recommend avoiding caffeine for 90 minutes before the float if possible. Also avoid shaving or waxing a couple days before floating, as the salty water can cause some stinging if it contacts irritated skin.
A. The water is quite shallow – between 230mm and 235mm deep. In addition, the super saturation of Epsom salt will let you float effortlessly with no special technique or know how.
A. If you are concerned about any medical condition, please consult with your doctor before floating. That being said, many doctors recommend floating for a variety of ailments.

Float Packages

Whether you just want to give floating a try or want to commit yourself to exploring sensory deprivation on a deeper level, we offer affordable packages that can make the benefits of floating available to most budgets.

Our most popular packages are listed below, but all options can be customized upon request.
Just call us at 03 9870 4777 for more information.


Introductory Package: 3 Floats

Package of 3 hour long floats

Who Is It For?

Newcomers. It’s best to start with several sessions to allow the effects to sink in.

Time: 3 Hours

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Single Float

A single hour long session

Who Is It For?

Anyone who wants to quickly relieve stress and reduce pain.

Time: 1 Hours

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Monthly memberships from
$65 per month

One monthly float for one

Who Is It For?

Those who want to experience the deepest benefits of floating, which require frequent use

Time: 12 Hours

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De-stress at the Float Tank in Melbourne to Melt Away Anxiety:

Floatation Therapy at Melbourne’s premier sensor deprivation tank is scientifically designed to reduce stress. If you’re looking into alternative ways to relax and unwind during the week or following a stressful event, we invite you to see how Floatation Therapy can help. Pricing at Urban Float is very affordable, in fact it can considered a more cost-effective solution to managing stress than massage.

There’s a lot to love about Floatation Therapy at the float tank in Melbourne. To start, it’s virtually effort-free to float, due to the water being ultra-saturated with Epson salts. Not having to concentrate on staying afloat will leave your mind free to wander to faraway places as all anxiety melts away. Sensory deprivation assures that you’ll be free of distractions from the outside world as well, and if you’re worried about the safety of the tank, you can rest easy knowing you can stand up at any time. Floating is completely safe and is doctor recommended for alleviating all manner of anxiety and worry.

Your float tank experience in Melbourne’s popular Urban Float takes place in a completely private room with its own tank and private shower. This ensures you’ll enjoy seclusion and an environment that is void of outside stimuli. The float tank is light proof and virtually sound proof. Add to this the fact that floating on Epsom salt saturated water even removes the effects of all gravity, and you’ll discover a wonderful, almost magical sensation you’ll want to experience again and again.

Urban Float’s float tank in Melbourne is open late into the evening every day of the week- until 9pm on Mondays through Thursdays, and until 10pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Stop by after work to eliminate all of the accumulated stress of the day or turn your weekend into an occasion to spend time alone. The professional staff at Urban Float are always happy to assist first-time visitors in getting comfortable with the floating experience and will be happy to answer your questions and maximize on your visit.

Floatation is not just for stress relief! Clients visit the float tank in Melbourne for both mental and physical well being. Athletes find that the tank can relieve acute and chronic pain from injury or following a strenuous workout. Artists from a variety of industries seek out flotation to unlock their artistic flow. Find out what the float tank can do for your well-being by scheduling a visit at Urban Float. Book a visit by calling 03 9870 4777 or connect with Urban Float over the website by clicking on the ‘Book/Contact Us’ link. Sensory Deprivation can rejuvenate your mind and body as you float atop crystal-clear, clean water in a flotation tank. Why not give it a try? Floatation is not only very enjoyable, it extremely affordable. Read real client reviews on the website to see what others are saying.