No, it doesn’t feel claustrophobic. The feeling of floating is closer to finding yourself weightless in an infinite universe where you are perfectly relaxed. If you are nervous, it is important that you talk to us so we can help. You can choose the larger Float Cabin instead of the Float Pod, and you can additionally choose to leave the lights on, to have music playing, and to have the door open if you wish. Additionally, you can start by trying a pair-float together with someone you know and trust.