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Best Yoga Studios in Santa Barbara
2022

Ashtanga Yoga

Ashtanga Yoga

  • Teach Training

Ashtanga Yoga is a studio that serves the areas in and around Santa Barbara. Most of its classes are based on Mysore-style yoga, which is modeled after K. Pattabhi Jois’ teaching method. It enables students to have a deep personal experience through verbal and physical dialogue with their teacher and group intimacy. Mysore-style yoga systematically clears blockages, tunes undeveloped areas, and builds strength. Owners Steve Dwelley and Michele Nichols established the studio in September 2013.

1213 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

6 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

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Detail: A+

Bloom Yoga

Bloom Yoga

  • Private Lessons

Bloom Yoga is a Solvang yoga studio that provides yoga classes, series and workshops, wellness lectures, and learning events. Studio owner Julie Samuels-Metheany and her staff of teachers have decades of yoga experience and are also experienced in various fields such as health and nutrition. The studio offers services such as private yoga classes, special event yoga, and health and nutrition coaching. Julie is a licensed marriage and family therapist and offers counseling services for individuals, couples, and families.

Solvang, CA 93464

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1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

21 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Evolation Yoga

Evolation Yoga

Evolation Yoga Santa Barbara, recently named as one of the most beautiful studios in the US, is evolation’s flagship studio and teacher training hub. This means that classes are taught by highly experienced teachers and teacher trainers, along with newly certified, and almost certified teachers. From each and every one you will learn something new and different. We view the yoga room as a sanctuary where everybody can develop in their own way. We offer classes? in different degrees of heat and intensity, Bikram style, flow, yin and kids. All of ??our classes are open to and appropriate for all levels, including beginners.

Carpinteria, CA 93013

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

36 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Healthy Zen

Healthy Zen

  • Pre Natal
  • Private Lessons
  • Restorative Yoga

Healthy Zen is a yoga and wellness studio that serves clients in Santa Barbara and nearby metro areas. Founded in 2014, the center offers a wide range of yoga classes for beginners, intermediate, and advanced students. These include hatha, vinyasa, restorative, and prenatal yoga. The studio also provides guided meditation and yoga therapy sessions. Melanee Cooper, the center's owner, has been practicing yoga for nearly 20 years. She also delivers nutrition coaching services and cleansing programs to her clients.

430 East Carrillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

5 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Iyengar Yoga Studio of Santa Barbara

Iyengar Yoga Studio of Santa Barbara

Iyengar Yoga Studio of Santa Barbara is a Santa Barbara yoga studio that was founded in 2007. The studio offers daily yoga classes instructed by Iyengar trained and certified teachers. Studio owner Richard McLaughlin has been teaching Iyengar Yoga for nearly 15 years and offers multiple levels of classes for beginners, advanced practitioners, and classes for all levels.

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Jai Rhythm Yoga

Jai Rhythm Yoga

Jai Rhythm Yoga is a Ventura yoga studio opened in 2013 by Colin Brightfield and Rebecca Schol. The studio offers a wide range of new student passes, drop-in class specials, and other yoga class packages. Jai Rhythm Yoga provides numerous yoga classes including various types of beginner classes, advanced classes, and classes for all levels.

Ventura, CA 93001

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Let It Go Yoga

Let It Go Yoga

Let It Go Yoga is a Goleta yoga studio that was founded by Sue Anne and Jim Parsons in 1986. The studio offers small and intimate classes that are limited to eight students as well as private sessions. Let It Go Yoga also provides yoga teacher training for certification as a Let It Go Yoga instructor. The certification has been reviewed and approved by the Yoga Alliance.

Goleta, CA 93117

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Montecito Family YMCA

Montecito Family YMCA

  • Power Yoga
  • Restorative Yoga

Montecito Family YMCA is an indoor and outdoor wellness center that assists Santa Barbara individuals and families in maintaining their health through fitness exercises. The center offers yoga classes, including restorative and power yoga, to students of all skill levels. It also provides customized yoga sessions for older adults. In addition, students can access the center’s virtual content that includes over 350 workout videos. Since 1887, Montecito Family YMCA has strengthened the community through development activities and community services. It also provides inclusive Christian-based programs.

591 Santa Rosa Lane
Montecito, CA 93108

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2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.1 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

42 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

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Detail: A+

Montecito Yoga

Montecito Yoga

Montecito Yoga is a Santa Barbara yoga studio that is operated by Ruth Alpert and her experienced staff of instructors. Ruth has been a certified practitioner of The Trager Approach since 1987 and was trained in Pilates in 1992. The studio offers a wide range of yoga classes for beginners, advanced practitioners, children, and therapeutic yoga, among others.

Santa Barbara, CA 93108

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Power of Your Om

Power of Your Om

  • Hot Yoga
  • Power Yoga

Power of Your Om is a yoga and wellness studio that has been catering to the residents of Santa Barbara and the surrounding areas for more than 12 years. It provides a wide range of heated yoga classes, including simple power, strong power, power flow, and yoga x HIIT classes. It also offers non-heated yin yoga sessions. Founder and owner Adrienne Smith is a Tier 3 Certified Baptiste Influencer who has previously qualified for the Ironman World Championships.

1221 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

74 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Salt Caves Treatments Products

Salt Caves Treatments Products

  • Hot Yoga

Since 2012, Salt Cave Santa Barbara has been conducting yoga classes and halotherapy sessions in its specially engineered Himalayan pink salt rooms. As the largest underground manmade crystal salt cave in North America, the climate-controlled sanctuary provides an ideal environment for visitors to calm their nerves and refresh their minds and bodies. It holds yoga classes in various styles, such as yin yoga, gentle yoga, core yoga, stretch yoga, flow yoga, and yoga nidra. Wellness products, from Himalayan salt imports to essential oils, are also available.

740 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

3.9 / 5 ( Good)

Total Reviews:

520 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

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Santa Barbara Yoga Center

Santa Barbara Yoga Center

  • Private Lessons

Santa Barbara Yoga Center is a local studio that offers a wide range of yoga classes, workshops, and retreats for practitioners of various levels. It conducts in-studio and online classes, such as gentle adaptive yoga, gentle slow flow + meditation, Iyengar yoga, chair yoga, healthy happy back, and restorative yoga. Jivana Heyman, the studio's co-owner, is an Integral Yoga Minister and a Certified Yoga Therapist with over 20 years of training and teaching in the classical yoga tradition.

32 East Micheltorena Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

37 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

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The Loft

The Loft

  • Private Lessons
  • Restorative Yoga

The Loft is a yoga and Pilates studio that has been serving the residents of Santa Barbara and the surrounding areas for more than eight years. It offers yoga classes that combine Iyengar yoga, Pilates, and core class. In addition, it provides scoliosis management specialization programs. Founder and owner Emilee Garfield has been teaching therapeutic yoga and Pilates for more than two decades. She created The Cancer Core Recovery Method after using Pilates and yoga to recover from multiple surgeries.

1 North Calle Cesar Chavez
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

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1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

4 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Transformative Healing Arts

Transformative Healing Arts

Transformative Healing Arts is a Santa Barbara yoga studio that was founded by Romi Cumes in 2004. Romi has been practicing yoga since 1995 and has over 12 years of experience as a licensed massage therapist as well. She offers instructional yoga and movement classes including private sessions in-studio or in-home. Romi also provides bodywork and massage therapy services.

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Ventura Yoga Studio

Ventura Yoga Studio

  • Private Lessons

Founded in 1990, Ventura Yoga Studio is one of the oldest studios near Santa Barbara. It has a team of instructors who have decades of yoga experience. The instructors lead classes that may be challenging or restorative, and they are capable of teaching students with various experience levels. They are trained to help balance an individual's vital force energy through yoga sessions. Moreover, the sessions can also help provide peace of mind to students. Monthly and annual packages are available.

110 North Olive Street
Ventura, CA 93001

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.6 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

11 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Yoga Soup

Yoga Soup

  • Pre Natal

Yoga Soup is a wellness facility that caters to the needs of clients residing in Santa Barbara. It provides a comprehensive range of yoga courses with a hybrid format, conducted online, in-studio, or in the park. Its classes are quick fix flow, yoga basics, strong flow, yoga and weights, movement and handstands, and insight yoga. Yoga Soup strives to provide a safe, vibrant, and light-hearted space for self-observation and transformation for its member practitioners. It has been in the industry since 2001.

28 Parker Way
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Online Profiles:

1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

76 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

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