Your guide to yoga studios in Asheville.

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The start of a new year brings resolutions for many. Whether it’s hitting the gym, drinking more water, eating your daily dose of veggies, quitting a bad habit, or setting new goals – most of us want to channel something new + fresh in 2019.

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One of my 2018 goals was to finish my yoga teacher certification and begin teaching yoga. Said and done. Now for 2019, my goal is to stretch my practice + take advantage of the new yoga offerings that are popping up all around our city.

To kick off the goal of not just namastaying on the couch, we’ve rounded up a list of different yoga studios in town that I think any Asheville yogi should visit.

Calling all pro-yogis, athletes, men, children, women who are expecting, and those new to the mat – keep reading for 14 yoga studios in Asheville so you can nail your warrior. Bonus: If yoga isn’t your thing, check out this list of boutique workout studios in town. And, if we missed your favorite studio, let us know in the comments. ⬇️

 

🌱 For the mind + spirit…

West Asheville Yoga |📍602 Haywood Rd. | 💰 $8–15 per class (pay what you can), packages available

Class to try: Women’s Kundalini Yoga, Meditation + Gong Bath or Baby + Beloved

 

Long Time Sun Yoga |📍1611 Charlotte Highway, Fairview | 💰 $5 for students, $13 per class, passes + packages available

Class to try: Get the full Kundalini and meditation experience

 

Pure Yoga Center | 📍65 A Biltmore Ave. | 💰$15 per class, packages available

Class to try: Power Hour or Gentle Flow

Shoutout to AVLtoday multimedia producer Ali, who teaches here.

 

🌱 For everyone…

Asheville Community Yoga | 📍8 Brookedale Rd. Suite A | 💰 “Love Offering” $5–15 (pay what you can)

Class to try: Mindful Flow or Yoga for Men

Bonus: Purchase or donate gently used clothing from Zen & Now inside the studio.  

 

Inspired Change Yoga | 📍2 Town Square Blvd #180 | 💰 $15 per class, packages available

Class to try: All-Levels Flow or Family Yoga (yes, yoga for the whole fam)

 

Asheville Yoga Therapy | 📍68 Grove St. | 💰 Price determined by private lesson

Class to try: Yoga for Healthy Aging

 

Violet Owl Wellness |📍62 Wall St. | 💰 $5–20 (sliding scale) per class, packages available

Class to try: Yoga Lunch Break or Align + Flow

 

Iyengar Yoga |📍111 Grovewood Rd. | 💰 $20 per class, packages available

Class to try: Open Practice

 

🌱 For yoga variations…

Asheville Yoga Center (over 100 different classes) |📍211 South Liberty St. | 💰 $18 per class, packages available

Class to try: Bhakti Flow or Yin

 

Veda Studios |📍83 Merrimon Ave. | 💰 $10 per class, packages available

Class to try: Chakra Flow or Handstanding

 

Anjali |📍780 Hendersonville Rd. | 💰 $8 for students, $15 per class, packages available

Class to try: Heated Vinyasa Yoga

 

🌱 For the athletic yogi…

Primal Studios |📍457 N. Louisiana Ave. | 💰 $12 per class, packages + memberships available

Class to try: Buti Yoga or Sensu Dance

 

Purna Yoga 828 |📍697 D Haywood Rd. | 💰 $18 per class, packages available

Class to try: Form & Function or Strength & Stamina

 

Hot Yoga Asheville |📍802 Fairview Rd. #100 | 💰 $20 per class, packages available

Class to try: Wellness Flow (warm) or Hot Power Flow

 

🌱 For yoga outdoors…

Namaste in Nature |📍Various WNC locations | 💰 Pricing varies on hike

Class to try: Outdoor yoga hike (Bonus: yoga summer camp coming soon)

 

Deciding on a place to practice can be a challenge – but we’re lucky to have so many great studios here in AVL to choose from.

And don’t forget, most of these studios offer workshops + educational classes so you can expand your yoga knowledge off the mat as well.

Where do you practice and what classes would you recommend? Share your studio of choice + your favorite class to Instagram + Facebook by tagging us in a photo, or comment here. I’d love to know where you get your savasana on.

Namaste,

–Audra