Various types of massage

A wide choice of 14 different types of relaxing massage

All massages are given by our professional masseurs who have years of experience. Besides having graduated in classical massage, our masseurs are furthermore specialized and qualified in specific massage techniques. Each massage technique aims at particular parts of your body, to focus on your wishes and/or ailments. If you have a particular set of symptoms, it is highly likely that one particular massage technique is more appropriate than the other.

Click on one of the photos below to read more about a speciality massage. To find out which masseur give the specific massage you wish to receive, have a look on the “Our masseurs” page.

Please note: If you do not specify a preference, you will receive the classic relaxation massage as given by any one of our masseurs.

Aqama massage

When you receive an Aqama massage you lie face upwards on an Aqama cushion filled with hot water. From this position the masseur will then massage the back of your body …
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Boja massage

The Boja technique combines relaxation massage with elements from Eastern traditions. This entails working on the muscle system using oil, as well as stimulating the meridians and …
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Cranio-sacral Balancing

Cranio-sacral balancing is a highly refined and subtle form of bodywork. It penetrates the bone structure and membrane structure of our body, focusing mainly on the head and …
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Deep Tissue massage

Deep Tissue massage is a form of massage that focuses on restoring the deeper layers of muscles and connective tissue. It is particularly effective in treating chronic muscle …
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Energetic massage

During an Energetic massage the masseur works on the muscles as well as on the energy flow in your body. This energy is …
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Hotstone massage

During a Hotstone massage warm flat stones are placed on the body. The soothing heat immediately takes effect, calming the nervous system and freeing energy so it flows throughout the …
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Classic Relaxation massage

A classic relaxation massage is time spent on pampering yourself. It allows you to become aware of tension in your body. This makes it an excellent massage for relieving tension and …
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Manual Lymph drainage

Manual lymphatic drainage is a very soothing and light massage technique, specifically for the purpose of treating lymphedema. The masseur uses light circular strokes on the skin, with …
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Rebalancing has developed from a humanistic holistic approach into a unique form of very deep bodywork. This approach sees body and mind as one indivisible whole. It works on …
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Shiatsu massage

Shiatsu massage is an Eastern form of manual therapy. This type of massage originated from an ancient Eastern medical tradition, where the concept of “Chi”, the vital life force energy, is …
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Sport massage

Sport massage consists of a combination of massage techniques designed to improve the client’s condition and minimize the potential negative effects of sports or other …
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Thai-Yoga massage

Thai Yoga massage is a dynamic type of massage, comprising a well-balanced mixture of stroking and acupressure. Where meditation calms, acupressure and massage set …
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Foot Reflexology

Foot reflexology is based on the principle that there are reflex points on the hands and feet that correspond to the organs, glands and bones of the body. When the energy flow …
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Pregnancy massage

At Koan Float we use a special pregnancy massage table. It has cut-outs for the tummy and the breasts so you can lie comfortably belly-down. The support strap under the …
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Koan Float“Float- & Massagecentre”Herengracht 3211016 AW Amsterdam
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We are open from Monday to Sunday from 9.30 AM to 11 PM.

You are welcome during opening hours for more information, and/or for making a reservation.