“Do not think of yourself as a small, compressed, suffering thing. Think of yourself as graceful and expanding no matter how unlikely it may see...
Welcome to Seaside Yoga Sanctuary
A Sanctuary For You
Building community since 2007.
Located on the 3rd Floor in Carmel Plaza, downtown Carmel & voted Best Yoga Studio in Monterey County 10 years in a row!
**Our studio has reopened for indoor classes! We also offer Outdoor Yoga Classes & Live Streaming Classes through Zoom!
Explore yoga on demand through our Video Library of recorded classes, included with any current class pass or by separately purchasing a video library pass.
We can't wait to see you!
Please review our studio protocols here before visiting.
Check our Class Schedule Daily
For live streaming classes: book online, access links are emailed the day of your class.
From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for your support!**
Yoga is for Everyone.
Our studio was born from the vision of providing a Sanctuary where all are welcomed for the practice and study of yoga. Our classes offers a variety of styles for all levels, ages, and physical abilities. Through the practice of yoga one can gain flexibility, strength, breath and body awareness. This awareness supports a sustainable healthy lifestyle.
We offer daily group classes, private instruction for individuals and corporate events, workshops and special events throughout the year, and Yoga Teacher Trainings.
Your wellness starts with you. Come and join us today!
Stay connected with us by visiting our blog for the studio news and updates, then take some time to share your thoughts and comments with us.
You can also sign up for our monthly newsletter here to receive the most current information on our schedule and pass specials.
Give the gift of yoga to your loved ones!
Gift certificates are available for purchase at the studio or by calling 831-899-YOGA (9642).
New students - 10 day unlimited yoga pass for only $35!
(Pass is for 10 consecutive days and for local students only)
Schedule & Fees
View our current schedule - classes offered 7 days a week with a variety of payment options.
Workshops & Events
Each month we offer a variety of workshops & events. From sound events, class series, meditation and breathing workshops, to asana intensives. Designed to deepen your practices and knowledge of yoga and applying that knowledge into daily life.
Prenatal Yoga & Beyond
Pregnancy is one of the most important times in a woman's life.
Each class offers meditation, breathing practices, and movement through yoga postures; appropriate for all levels.
Seaside Yoga Sanctuary is a registered Yoga School and offers a comprehensive 200hr teacher training & advanced studies program, led by Laura McKinnon & Mahendra Briksha.
Both are my favorite place to practice yoga. The environment, instructors, and management are all on point. So welcoming, nonjudgmental, and relaxing. Highly recommend any class at any studio with any instructor- you can't go wrong!
- Melissa M.
This studio has such a good vibe..very peaceful and instructors are so nice.! I felt so welcomed. The Rockin Yoga was thee best!. Live musicians were amazing and I hope that becomes a regular class. Great place to practice yoga
- Marnie K.
Amazing Studio. Great hands on teachers. They make the class soothing, relaxing, and fun. I am excited for this new journey seaside yoga is taking me on. Thanks for such an awesome experience.
- Ryen C.
It is truly a sanctuary. Thank you to all the wonderful teachers, past, present, and future!
- Kim S.