Laurels
Best Pilates
Teachers in
Portland
2018

Why These Pilates Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored pilates teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best pilates teachers in Portland, OR.

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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.

Begin Pilates

Located in Northeast Portland, fully-equipped studio Begin Pilates provides progressive Pilates and yoga training to health and fitness enthusiasts. They are passionate about helping clients cultivate well-being by increasing their overall core strength and stability, balance, range of motion, and mental health. The types of sessions they offer include private instruction, the Grace Pilates method, spring-wall, reformer classes, and more. They employ a unique approach to training that makes use of advanced Stott Pilates and Balanced Body equipment.

Portland, OR(971) 229-0631

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Bloom Pilates, LLC

Bloom Pilates, LLC is a studio serving Portland that offers individual and duet classical Pilates classes. These classes follow the original philosophy of Joseph Pilates, which is to improve overall well-being by having a coordinated body and mind. Unlike in group classes, privates and duets allow clients to receive personalized attention and follow a program tailored to their specific needs. The studio also gives new clients over 50% off first private session.

Portland, OR(503) 962-0263

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Cascadia Pilates & Corealign

Cascadia Pilates and CoreAlign is a Pilates studio in Southeast Portland that specializes in small group equipment classes. By limiting participants to six, they can provide clients personalized attention and quality instruction. They also offer private Pilates sessions tailored to specific needs and goals. They recommend that new clients try their mini-membership, which includes seven days of unlimited equipment and mat classes, to help them know whether Pilates is a good fit for them.

Portland, OR(503) 802-7373

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Core Pilates

Core Pilates is a premier fitness studio in Portland, Oregon that has been offering Pilates training to a diverse clientele since 2002. These classes include classical Pilates, Gyrotonic, and other fitness workouts, which are tailored to clients' specific needs to better achieve their desired results. They employ a results-driven approach to Pilates training with an emphasis on comfort and safety.

Portland, OR(503) 222-7011

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Flourish Pilates

Flourish Pilates is a 1,100-square-meter studio in West Linn that offers Pilates sessions to enthusiasts of all levels. These include parent and child Pilates, Ballet Barre, reformer, and mat classes, among others. They also offer custom personal Pilates training for back conditions, particular injuries, and other needs. This studio is fully equipped with all necessary Pilates equipment, from reformers and a cadillac to resist-a-balls, and thera-bands.

West Linn, OR(503) 869-8295

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Geometry Pilates

Geometry Pilates is a well-equipped Pilates studio in Portland's Pearl District that provides affordable Pilates, Gyrotonic, and Gyrokinesis training. They recommend starting with a four-session introductory package to help new clients determine if Pilates is a good fit for them. Clients praise this studio's instructors for their commitment to understanding their needs and customizing workouts to address specific challenges with results in mind. Both trainers Alicia Buoni and Jessica Talisman are certified Gyrotonic and Pilates instructors.

Portland, OR(503) 228-2020

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Katona Pilates

Katona Pilates is a studio in Beaverton, Oregon that offers high-quality Pilates instruction. Their classes echo the original principles and intentions of the physical fitness methods developed by Joseph Pilates. Their studio is equipped with the tools and materials to fully achieve every client's goals. Clients also praise the instructors for making them comfortable while having fun learning in the studio.

Beaverton, OR

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Kinespirit Circle

Kinespirit Circle is a fitness studio in Portland that teaches Pilates, Gyrokinesis, and Gyrotonics. Their passionate instructors are dedicated to helping each student grow and attain a higher quality of life by improving overall body, mind, and spirit coordination. All of their instructors are classically certified Pilates or certified Gyrotonic trainers.They have also been featured in the NW Examiner, on Rachael Ray, and in Portland Picks.

Portland, OR(503) 235-3556

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Life Pilates Vancouver

Life Pilates Vancouver is a studio in Vancouver, Washington that offers private and group Pilates classes. Their goal is to empower their clients' lives and achieve their full potentials by transforming body, mind, and spirit through Pilates. The instructors in this full-service studio are all certified in classical Pilates. They offer a variety of Pilates sessions, which include private, duet, and equipment classes. Introductory and combo packages are available to fit different needs and preferences.

Vancouver, WA(971) 322-6544

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NW Core Balance

NW Core Balance is a premier fitness studio serving the Portland metro area that specializes in Pilates. They offer introductory, private, semi-private, and group equipment sessions. Their spacious studio features a quiet, yet inviting and energizing atmosphere with plenty of natural light.

Tualatin, OR(503) 922-1104

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Pacific NW Pilates

Located in Portland, Pacific NW Pilates has been one of the go-to studios in Oregon for fitness enthusiasts to learn and practice Pilates since 2010. They are known for their knowledgeable instructors and affordable group Pilates classes that come with a variety of challenges. Depending on the goals and needs of the students, they can choose between mat, reformer and equipment, circuit, and MELT classes as well as Pilates for Parkinson's. Pacific NW Pilates is a Merrithew-licensed training center.

Portland, OR(503) 292-4409

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Pearl Pilates Studio

Pearl Pilates Studio is a fully equipped studio located in Portland's Pearl District that specializes in results-driven Pilates and Gyrotonic training. They offer private, small group, and mat classes with one, five, or ten sessions. They also train practitioners who want to share their passion for Pilates by becoming a certified instructor. New clients of the studio enjoy a complimentary first session.

Portland, OR(503) 274-9728

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Pilates Bodies Studio, LLC

Located in Lake Oswego, Pilates Bodies Studio, LLC has been providing quality Pilates instruction since 2005. They offer both private and semi-private sessions designed to provide clients the necessary knowledge and skills to improve their overall well-being through enhanced mind and body connection. Aside from Pilates, this studio provides family and hot yoga, tai chi, and belly dance classes. All instructors in this studio are certified in Pilates.

Lake Oswego, OR(503) 913-5788

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Portland Pilates Collective

Portland Pilates Collective is a health and fitness studio in Southeast Portland that offers private and group Pilates classes for men and women. The types of classes they conduct include group mat, chair, postpartum mat, open studio, and group equipment, among others. By implementing an open class card system, clients are given the flexibility to come at the schedules most convenient to them. They also provide discounts to students.

Portland, OR(503) 236-3113

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Stoke Pilates & Fitness

Stoke Pilates and Fitness is a studio in Portland that offers group, semi-private, and private Pilates training for men and women. They have a fully equipped studio which provides a clean and comfortable setting for exercises. The studio consists of knowledgeable instructors who are dedicated to helping clients have improved quality of life through safe and needs-based workouts. They also offer special sessions for cancer survivors.

Portland, OR(503) 805-5238

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Studio Adrienne

Studio Adrienne has been providing classical Pilates training for over 20 years to clients who want to cultivate wellbeing using a safe and proven method. Owner and certified Pilates instructor Adrienne Silveira trained under the tutelage of famed master coach Romana Kryzanowska. The studio was the first Classical Pilates studio in Portland and is still one of the few that teach the classical method based on Kryzanowska's mentorship. Clients recommend the studio for its central location and the instructors' ability to address specific challenges including weakening muscle strength due to old age, balance issues, back problems, recovery from surgery, and more.

Portland, OR(503) 936-2146

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Studio Reset

Studio Reset is a Portland Pilates studio that offers quality Pilates instruction. Owner and Pilates instructor Lucero Barry specializes in both classical Pilates and the MELT method. She has trained and completed certification programs under renowned master coaches Romana Kryzanowska and Bob Liekens as well as the MELT method creator, Sue Hitzmann. Clients praise her for her ability to create intelligent exercise programs and provide a relaxing yet energizing training environment.

Portland, OR(415) 297-1162

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The Pilates Barre Portland

The Pilates Barre, Portland is a locally owned studio in Oregon that offers a welcoming home to fitness and movement enthusiasts. They are committed to providing high-quality Pilates instruction to beginner, intermediate, and advanced practitioners, helping them attain healthier well-being by improving overall flexibility, strength, range of motion, cognitive health, and stress management, among others. They offer a 10% discount for military, students, and public school teachers.

Portland, OR(503) 753-5760

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Total Body Pilates

Total Body Pilates is a premier Pilates and fitness studio located in Canby that specializes in Stott Pilates. They offer private, semi-private reformer, and group mat Pilates sessions as well as yoga, Turbokick, and other fitness programs. They also provide specialized Pilates for golfers, extreme athletes, and pregnant women to address a diverse variety of needs. All of their instructors are Merrithew-certified.

Canby, OR(503) 320-3466

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Trio Pilates

Trio Pilates is a studio in Hillsboro dedicated to helping clients enjoy better life quality through Pilates. At this studio, they provide classes and exercises that are designed based on the needs, goals, and lifestyle of the participants for best results. Their instructors regularly attend workshops and take courses to improve their skill sets and provide excellent Pilates instruction.

Hillsboro, OR(503) 489-8746

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