Get moving at Portland's top Pilates studios

Get moving at Portland's top Pilates studios
Photo: Studio Blue/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on December 04, 2019.

Want to know where to go when it comes to Pilates in Portland?

Luckily, there are plenty of popular Pilates options to consider in and around Portland.

To find the top Pilates 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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Studio Blue

2232 N.W. Pettygrove St., Northwest

Photo: Studio Blue/Yelp

Open since 2007, Studio Blue is Portland's favorite Pilates studio by the numbers, with 4.8 stars out of 4,251 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 38 reviews on Yelp and 1,462 fans on Facebook. It's the top Pilates studio in the entire Portland metro area, according to ClassPass' rankings.

"Studio Blue is a very special place," per the business's ClassPass profile. "Although they have achieved local and national acclaim for their classes and private instruction, they never lose sight of their mission to care for each and every one of you with an unmatched level of personalized service. They strive to treat you like family, to ensure you are warmly welcomed, and to see that you always feel better when you walk out our door."

"Studio Blue is a boutique studio offering fully private Pilates training for athletes, people recovering from back pain or injury, or if you just want to get the sculpted, strong, flexible body that comes from Pilates," Studio Blue says on its Yelp page.

Take a look at reviews of the selection of classes at Studio Blue on ClassPass here.

Genuine Movement

6037 S.E. Stark St., #1, Mount Tabor

Genuine Movement | Photo: ClassPass

Also among Portland's favorites is Genuine Movement, with five stars out of three reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of four reviews on Yelp and 194 fans on Facebook.

"Genuine Movement offers Pilates and Massage sessions dedicated to healing on the physical and energetic levels for spinal cord injuries, fusions and rods, athletic injuries, and preventative care," states the business's profile on ClassPass. "The subtleties of our bodies are endless. As we deepen our connection to how our bodies move, we recognize that initiation of movement on the physical plane threads through the multilayered fabric of our being."

Learn more about the classes at Genuine Movement on ClassPass here.

Origin Pilates

8628 S.E. 17th Ave., Sellwood-Moreland

Photo: Origin Pilates/Yelp

With 4.9 stars out of 22 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of three reviews on Yelp and four fans on Facebook, Origin Pilates has garnered plenty of local fans.

"They offer Pilates classes for all bodies," per the business's ClassPass profile. "They schedule regular group reformer class, classic mat, or private 1:1s to support your fitness goals. The studio is equipped with reformers chairs, towers and a mix of props to maximize your strength and tone all parts of your beautiful body."

See what people are saying about the offerings at Origin Pilates on ClassPass here.

Kinespirit Circle

1231 N.W. 11th Ave., Pearl District

Kinespirit Circle | Photo: ClassPass

With 4.9 stars out of 164 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of three reviews on Yelp and 753 fans on Facebook, Kinespirit Circle holds its own among the competition. It's been open since 2008.

"Circle Studio is a Pilates and Gyrotonic studio in Portland, Oregon," according to the business's ClassPass profile. "Located in Northwest Portland’s Pearl District, Circle Studio offers private lessons and group classes in Pilates and Gyrotonic, and group classes in Gyrokinesis. Their instructors are professionally trained and certified, participate in continuing education, and are passionately dedicated to each student’s individual needs."

Learn more about the selection of classes at Kinespirit Circle on ClassPass here.

Pearl Pilates Studio

1211 N.W. Glisan St., Suite 207, Pearl District

Pearl Pilates Studio | Photo: ClassPass

With 4.9 stars out of 1,467 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 13 reviews on Yelp and 308 fans on Facebook, Pearl Pilates Studio is another popular local pick.

"Pearl Pilates Studio offers two distinct, yet complementary, systems of exercise - Pilates and GYROTONIC," explains the business's ClassPass profile. "They are dedicated to helping men and women of all ages and fitness levels - from beginning to advanced who are seeking a personalized approach to their training. Clients' goals range from rehabilitation, dance & sports training to ease in movement and a deeper connection to their own body."

See what people are saying about the selection of classes at Pearl Pilates Studio on ClassPass here.

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