Lagoon Float sanctuary
Waihi beach now has a float pod 🌺
Rejuvienate and relax your mind, body & soul with a float in our lagoon float sanctuary.
After hours sessions are available but by appointment only. Please call or text 027 516 2917 to arrange. If you book the same day as your float (esp an hour or two before the time you have booked in for) please let us know via text in case we haven’t seen your booking on the calendar, so we can get the room set up for you on time, thanks.
A 90 minute flotation therapy session includes: 60 minutes in the float pod + 30 mins to shower before and after your float, towels, shampoo, conditioner and bodywash are provided. There is an option for a three float package which includes, 3 x 90 minute float sessions. Enjoy three float sessions at your leisure, $80 per float, non-shareable for $240.
Floating is scientifically proven to have significant, positive and lasting impacts on our mind, body and soul, including:
- Reduces anxiety & stress
- Reduces negative emotions & depression
- Reduces the perception of pain
- Reduces the impact of many serious mental health issues
- Reduces cortisol levels
- Lowers blood pressure allowing us to feel relaxed
- Increases overall wellbeing
- Boosts cognitive performance
- Improves symptoms of chronic fatigue and burnout
- Improves sleep
- Increases energy
- Increases optimism and mindfulness
Epsom salt has been used for centuries for its medicinal qualities and offers many health benefits when used for floating, including:
- Improved skin and hair
- Reduced muscle pain, cramping and headaches
- Better regulated blood sugar
- Improved sleep
If you suffer from any medical conditions we advise you to consult your GP before booking with us and if you are pregnant please contact your midwife or GP before booking.
To ensure you have an enjoyable experience please don’t shave or wax on the day or the day before your float. Vaseline is provided to cover any small cuts that may be irritated by the salt water. Avoid drinking caffeinated beverages before your float, it isn’t advisable to eat just before your float as it may cause a distraction during your session. If you have had a tattoo recently please wait at least two weeks before floating. Swimwear or underwear is optional but can be distracting or get damaged in the high salt environment.
Do not float if: you suffer from any diarrhoea, infectious diseases or uncontrolled epilepsy. You’re mensturating, breastfeeding or in the first trimester of pregnancy. You have recently dyed your hair or used tanning products within the last 10 days. You have open or bleeding wounds. You have been medically advised not to.
This is the closest experience you will have to a zero-gravity environment, with 500kgs of pure natural Epsom salt in 30cm of water you will float effortlessly. The water is kept at body temperature, this means the boundary between your body and the water will fade away, leaving you to feel limitless. Your mind is free from distraction giving you much deserved time to escape the ongoing noise and distractions of the outside world, giving you time to think, meditate or relax. Your brain pumps out dopamine and endorphins, enabling your body, mind and soul time to heal and de-stress. After a float session your senses will appear sharper and your world may seem more colourful than before. You’ve just experienced the most complete and total relaxation!
Cancellation policy: as a courtesy to our guests and service providers, we ask that you notify us a minimum of 24 hours in advance if you must reschedule or cancel your appointment. 30% of the value of the treatment will be charged for cancellations received less than 24 hours before a scheduled appointment. No shows are charged at 50% of the value of the service. if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.
nurture your mind, body and soul with a float session 🌺