Laurels
Best Yoga Studios
in Los Angeles
2017

Why These Yoga Studios?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored yoga studios on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best yoga studios in Los Angeles, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Agni Yoga

A West Hollywood studio, Agni Yoga serves the Hollywood, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, and surrounding areas. The studio offers private, group, and in-home classes that include power yoga, Vinyasa flow for beginners, Vinyasa flow, Thai Tuesday Vinyasa flow and massage, restorative yoga, power Vinyasa, gentle moving and singing bowl meditation, and Sunday Vinyasa. They also provide events, workshops, and teacher training.

West Hollywood, CA(310) 999-3610

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Black Dog Yoga

Located in Sherman Oaks and founded in 2002, Black Dog Yoga holds four spacious practice areas and is the largest independently owned yoga studio in the Los Angeles Valley area. The studio offers classes that include Friday roll and renew, vino and Vinyasa, deep release, sound bath yoga, yoga for well-being, yoga sculpt, yoga ball therapy, TT (teacher training) graduate class, strong flow, restorative, mixed level focused flow, mixed level flow, mellow movement and meditation, intermediate hatha, intermediate flow, gentle yoga and healthy backs, Friday flow and restore, flow and go, deep stretch and yin, beginners, basics, basic focused flow, and lunch flow. They also offer special classes for military veterans and active duty service members, 11th step Alcoholic Anonymous recovery students, and graduate teachers (mixed level).

Sherman Oaks, CA(818) 380-0331

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Electric Soul Yoga

Founded in 2010 and located in Studio City, Electric Soul Yoga is owned by International Yoga teacher Eric Paskel. The studio offers classes that include Vedanta Study Group, Soulful, ESY Fuse, Rock N Soul, Electric Soul Train, The Sweetest Thing, Electric Soul Rise, Vinyasa Fusion, and Gentle Vinyasa.

Studio City, CA(818) 691-3000

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Forward Fold

Focusing on creating an urban refuge for the spirit, mind, and body, Forward Fold is located in Encino since 2012. The studio offers classes that include teen yoga, Sunday candlelight flow, restorative, prenatal Yoga, mixed levels and all levels, basics, flow, gentle hatha, levels one and two, basic flow, and Easy Does It.

Encino, CA(818) 817-7750

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Harmony Yoga

Focusing on being a non-dogmatic, student-based, and egalitarian in their practices, Harmony Yoga is based in Redondo Beach since 1999. The studio offers classes that include yin restorative, yin, Parent & Me, harmony Vinyasa, harmony deep flow, harmony attentive flow, and gentle stretch.

Redondo Beach, CA(310) 379-6905

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Kinship Studios

Locally owned, Kinship Studios serves the Los Angeles area in a historic building since 2014. The studio offers classes that include pre- and post-natal yoga, yoga barre, aerial yoga, Bikram yoga, restorative yoga, hot yoga, and more.

Los Angeles, CA(213) 484-9770

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LiveYoga Wellness

Founded by yoga teacher and therapist Teri Roseman in 2010, LiveYoga Wellness is based in Los Angeles and located in a space at the Holy Nativity Parish church. The studio focuses on using green and eco-friendly materials and enabling self-health and healing through mindful yoga and meditation classes. They offer classes that include yoga regeneration, pre- and post-natal yoga, mixed level flow, gentle yoga and sound healing, gentle yoga, community class, basic therapeutic yoga, and all level yoga. They also offer yoga therapy, essential oils, corporate programs, retreats, workshops, and integrated healthcare. They hold the 2016 “Favorite Of” by HomeTown News.

Los Angeles, CA(310) 835-6700

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Lotus Kitty

A hybrid yoga, TRX, and power cycling studio, Lotus Kitty focuses on providing the yin and yang to their fitness classes. Located in Studio City, Lotus Kitty was founded in 2008. The studio offers classes that include meditation, detox yoga, circuit complete body, red releve, TRX, Sunday burn, purely power cycle, yoga sculpt, BUTI yoga, boxing boot camp, upper body burn, TRX/Yoga, TRX/rock bottom, power cycling/TRX, power cycling/total body, power cycling/sculpt, power cycling/yoga, private training, and more.

Studio City, CA(818) 980-8455

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SoHo Yoga

Serving the downtown Los Angeles and Hermosa Beach areas since 2013, SoHo Yoga is the only studio providing simultaneous traditional and hot yoga classes. The studio offers classes that include Yoga Flow (non-heated), Yin N Restore (warm), Warm Yin to Restore, TPT athlete yoga (heated), Sweat N Stretch (heated), Sweat N Sculpt (heated), Sunday Night Writes, Sound Bath and Yoga Nidra Workshop, Sound Bath and Yin, Sound Bowl and Yoga Nidra, Sound Bath and Yin, SoHo Sweat N Sculpt (non-heated), SoHo Sun A’s, SoHo Seeds 4 Kids, SoHo Salutations, SoHo Kundalini (non-heated), roots flow (non-heated), prenatal training, Pre-Teen Athlete Yoga, Power Flow (heated and non-heated), Power + Flow (heated), Fuse Flow (heated), Donation Based Breath Meditation, Core Flow (heated), Community Class, and Body (heated). They are a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance as a RYS 200.

Hermosa Beach, CA(310) 379-3200

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The Green Yogi

An eco-chic power yoga studio, The Green Yogi is located in Manhattan Beach and Berkeley. The studio offers classes that include online yoga classes, power Vinyasa, meditation and sound healing, express power Vinyasa, “I AM” meditation, yin relaxation, and prenatal yoga. They also offer yoga retreats, yoga workshops, teacher training, yoga equipment rental, yoga retail products, and more. They hold awards that include Best Yoga Studio 2016 Best of the Beach by Easy Reader in 2016, 2015, and 2013; Best Yoga Studio 2013 Locals Choice Awards by Southbay Magazine; Green Award 2013 Certified Green Business by the City of Manhattan Beach; and Best Yoga Studio 2011 Best of our South Bay by Southbay Magazine.

Berkeley, CA(510) 649-9644

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The Soul Shack

Located in North Hollywood since being founded in 2014, The Soul Shack specializes in energy healing, counseling, private yoga instruction, massage, private events, counseling, and workshops. The studio offers classes that include pre- and post-natal yoga, kid’s yoga, advanced asana and pranayama, Ashtanga yoga, power flow (express class), Vinyasa flow all levels, candlelight Vinyasa for all levels, lunch flow (Vinyasa flow express), hatha yoga, yin yoga, yoga for back pain, yoga basics, restorative and sound, and restorative and yoga Nidra.

North Hollywood, CA(818) 823-3930

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Veda Yoga

Veda Yoga Studio, located in the heart of the Culver City Arts District, is the passion project of Kumi Yogini. Founded with purpose to serve the community, Veda has afforded Kumi a beautiful place to spread the gift of yoga and the spiritual knowledge to "awaken " people to their full potential. Veda is known for its warm and welcoming vibe, affordable pricing, and passionate teachers who provide an accessible yoga experience for all levels. The class styles is primarily vinyasa with additional weekly workshops for inversions, kirtan and restorative. The gem of this studio is its teacher training program, a 200 hr Yoga Alliance Certification, which boasts a strong faculty of master yoga teachers who provide a high caliber curriculum and training. Veda Yoga Studio asks students to come visit them to flow free from the heart

Culver City, CA(310) 621-2063

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Yoga Blend

Owned by Christy and Jason Marsden, a husband and wife team, Yoga Blend is located in Burbank since 2005. The studio offers classes that include intermediate, mixed level, lunchtime flow, heated flow, core yoga, $5 flow, yoga ball therapy, yoga and meditation, kids yoga, toddler & me, stretch, belly dance, restorative yoga, meditation, restorative, gentle, guided meditation, silent meditation, yoga stretch, gentle back care, Chandra flow, pre- and post-natal, yoga and sound, yoga sculpt, Vinyasa flow, and basics.

Burbank, CA(818) 954-9642

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Yoga Circle Downtown

A premier yoga studio, Yoga Circle Downtown is located in the historic San Fernando building in Los Angeles since 1999. The studio offers private, group, and corporate classes that include sweet and deep yoga, solar flow, alignment and flow, open heart flow, power flow, yoga and meditation, moonlight yoga, yoga mixed level, Hatha blend, lunch hour yoga, Ashtanga, and therapeutic yoga for the shoulders, neck, and back. They also offer Ayurvedic oil and Swedish/Deep Tissue custom massages.

Los Angeles, CA(213) 620-1040

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Yoga House

Established in 1997, Yoga House is a Pasadena-based studio that is one of the largest in the Los Angeles area. The studio offers classes that include community classes, HIV/AIDS, postnatal, prenatal, yoga for kids, yoga tune up®, therapeutic yoga for cancer, challenging conditions, yoga for arthritis, restorative, Ashtanga, core power flow, yoga and sound, Vinyasa, Iyengar, beginning, gentle yoga, and classes for every level.

Pasadena, CA(626) 403-3961

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Yoga Loft

Overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the Manhattan Beach Pier, Yoga Loft is one of the only studios in Los Angeles that offers an unobstructed view of the ocean. The studio offers classes that include power hour, all levels flow, yoga basics, yin flow, restorative yoga, Friday night bliss, GroovyKids Yoga teacher training, therapeutics, and more.

Manhattan Beach, CA(310) 372-7334

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Yogala

Opened by Samantha Jones Garrison in 2011, Yogala is a healing space and yoga studio located in the heart of Echo Park. The studio offers classes that include community acupuncture, energy healing, sound baths, teacher training, Ashtanga, meditation, breath work, Jivamukti, Kundalini, power flow, yoga Nidra, restore and reground, beginners, and more.

Los Angeles, CA(213) 375-4505

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Zooga Yoga

A boutique studio founded in 2012, Zooga Yoga specializes in offering yoga classes for kids, families, expecting moms, babies, teens, and adults. The studio offers classes that include Dance and Parent and Me, Kids Music, Baby Sign, Pre-Post Natal, adult, teen, Zooga’s signature Kid’s Yoga, parenting workshops, camp programs, school programs, kids teacher training, and studio and home privates. They also offer birthday parties, kid’s yoga retail products, Zooga branded products, and more.

Culver City, CA(310) 839-6642

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