Here's where to find the top yoga studios in Oakland

Here's where to find the top yoga studios in Oakland
Flying Studios  | Photo: Kathryn M./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on August 21, 2019.

Want to know where to go when it comes to yoga in Oakland?

Whether you're a newbie or a seasoned pro, there's no shortage of great yoga options to check out in and around Oakland.

To find the top yoga studios in the area, Hoodline analyzed data from Yelp, Facebook and ClassPass to identify which studios are the most popular. Read on for the results.

(Bonus: You can try them all out if you're a member of ClassPass, a monthly fitness membership that provides access to thousands of different studios, gyms and wellness offerings.)

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Flying Studios

4308 Telegraph Ave., Temescal

Flying Studios | Photo: ClassPass

Flying Studios is Oakland's favorite yoga studio by the numbers, with 4.8 stars out of 9,489 reviews on ClassPass, 4.5 stars out of 207 reviews on Yelp and 3,059 fans on Facebook. It's the top yoga studio in the entire San Francisco metro area, according to ClassPass' rankings.

"Laura Camp, owner and director of Flying Studios, was a jazz dancer in Texas for 15 years; a yoga lover, personal trainer and fitness competitor in the ’90s; and a 2000s-era circus aerialist," according to the business's profile on ClassPass. "After a decade of teaching with the inimitable Tim Thompson at Monkey Yoga in Oakland, Laura struck out to build a new hybrid community — bringing together yogis, dancers and fitness buffs. Today, the team of owners, managers, instructors and crew at Flying fancy ourselves the funky bunch on the Temescal block."

Check out reviews of Flying Studios' offerings on ClassPass here.

Anjori Yoga

48 Glen Ave., Piedmont Avenue

Anjori Yoga | Photo: ClassPass

Also among Oakland's favorites is Anjori Yoga, with 4.3 stars out of four reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 11 reviews on Yelp and 190 fans on Facebook.

"Greet your day at their lovely, intimate studio with energizing yoga and deeply relaxing restorative poses for a healthy mind and body to glimpse the Divine within," states the business's profile on ClassPass. "Susan, a yoga and meditation teacher and founder of Anjori Yoga Studio has practiced meditation for 25 years and yoga for 10 years. Their nurturing style combines mindfulness, breath awareness, Hatha yoga, restorative poses and meditation to help bring presence to all aspects of her students' lives."

See what people are saying about Anjori Yoga's offerings on ClassPass here.

33rd and RiSING

430 40th St., Mosswood

33rd and RiSING | Photo: Lianni C./Yelp

With 4.9 stars out of 178 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 10 reviews on Yelp and 94 fans on Facebook, 33rd and RiSING has garnered plenty of local fans.

"33rd & RiSING Center for Healing is a place to explore inner work, nurture relaxation, inspiration and transformation," states the business's ClassPass profile. "They offer holistic healing sessions, yoga, coaching, workshops and trainings to nourish the body, mind, and spirit. They invite you to take pause and reconnect, expand your knowledge of a chosen field, foster meaningful friendships and deepen your connection with self."

See what people are saying about 33rd and RiSING's offerings on ClassPass here.


3851 Market St.

YogaLove | Photo: ClassPass

With 4.7 stars out of 331 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 10 reviews on Yelp and 1,405 fans on Facebook, YogaLove is another popular local pick.

"BeLoved, run by YogaLove is a gathering place and space in North Oakland," according to the business's profile on ClassPass. "They intentionally offer small class sizes to provide alignment cues, adjustments and assists, for each student."

Take a look at reviews of YogaLove's selection of classes on ClassPass here.

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