The Standard Spa, Miami Beach has a daily schedule of yoga classes
Whether it’s a flowing practice on the beach or inside a studio, these hotels should be on the top of every yogi’s travel list.
A vacation to Miami doesn’t mean you have to neglect your yoga practice. While there are many excellent yoga studios throughout the city, what’s better than getting your downward facing dog on before you even leave the hotel? These are some of our favorite Miami hotels with amazing yoga programs. Get ready to take notes!
For the ultimate chic wellness retreat in South Beach, look no further than The Standard on Belle Isle on the Venetian Causeway. The hotel is practically floating in Biscayne Bay with a dreamy zero entry swimming pool and outdoor mud lounge, as well as an indoor spa with a spacious stadium-style hammam and water journey. In addition to tension melting spa treatments, The Standard also has a daily schedule of yoga classes, as well as other fitness classes and wellness seminars. It’s every yogi’s dream. Namaste.
Kimpton EPIC Hotel
The Kimpton EPIC Hotel is home to Exhale Spa on the 16th floor where you’ll find not only a beautiful wooden floor yoga studio, but also a studio designed specifically for the brand’s proprietary core fusion classes, a results-oriented spa and a rooftop pool deck serviced by Area 31 restaurant. In other words, you can plan an entire transformative spa day at the hotel centered around yoga.
Acqualina Resort & Spa
If you’d really like to take your practice to the next level, take advantage of the private yoga classes offered at Acqualina Resort & Spa in partnership with local lifestyle brand Yogiiza. They’ll pair you with the perfect teacher to meet your needs and you can choose from a variety of styles, including Iyengar, Ashtanga, restorative or a beachfront flow session. Choose from a 75- or 90-minute class and come away with personalized adjustments that will add depth to your practice.
In collaboration with fitness gurus V Art of Wellness, The Confidante Hotel offers a dynamic schedule of yoga classes on the beach, as well as creative beach bootcamp classes. Rise and shine Sunday morning for hangover yoga, on Tuesday enjoy a dynamic flow and Friday, it’s all about “blissed out” yoga to approach the weekend feeling balanced and centered.
The Palms Hotel & Spa
The Palms Hotel & Spa is a relaxing Miami Beach retreat that promotes a healthy, organic lifestyle. From the farm-to-table Essensia Restaurant to the holistic Aveda Spa, The Palms is an idyllic place for a wellness getaway. They offer yoga twice a week led by some of the area’s most beloved teachers. Join them on Thursday evenings for yoga on the beach or Sunday mornings for yoga in their tropical garden.
The National Hotel
South Beach’s National Hotel is a historic Art Deco gem with an iconic infinity pool, a jazz lounge and a chic French bistro. They also offer group yoga classes on the beach or the pool deck four days a week. Unwind with yoga at sunset on Monday and Wednesday evenings or in the mornings on Saturday and Sunday for a great way to start or end your day.
The Freehand Miami
Get your week started on the right foot with Freehand Miami’s Mantra Monday Yoga classes held in the evening at 5 p.m. The best thing about Mantra Monday Yoga – it’s totally free! Meet in the hotel lobby with a beach towel and a bottle of water and then take it to the beach for a refreshing sunset yoga session. Afterwards, join the group at the upstairs bar of the hotel’s 27 Restaurant for happy hour specials on cocktails and food until 8:30 p.m.
Hotel Croydon is a boutique hotel on Miami Beach with a lot of style. The seven-story property boasts a rooftop sundeck with panoramic views just asking for a sun salutation, a swimming pool and spa. There’s also Tavern restaurant serving up entrees ranging from chopped salads to burgers to chicken a la plancha, as well as a menu of specialty cocktails. For yogis, the fitness center includes a space dedicated specifically to yoga.
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