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Best Philly Yoga Studio
(Citypaper Reader's Choice Awards)

Try one of our outstanding
Yoga, Belly Dance,
or Fitness Classes

Find a class here that fits your schedule
and purchase classes and more online

Purchase a gift card online

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Hire Us!

For Singing Telegrams, Bellygrams,
and Dance Performances

Studio 1831 is a yoga, fitness, and dance studio located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We offer yoga, belly dance, and a roster of other classes offerings that change periodically. Renowned belly dancer and Studio 1831 owner, Valerie, is an experienced yoga, fitness and dance teacher and performer who promotes yoga, dance and fitness as ways to achieve health and well-being and explore creative possibilities.

In addition to providing energizing dance and fitness classes, we also offer relaxing massages to promote full body wellness. Let Studio 1831 ease your muscles, relieve your joint pain, and recover your energy, all while helping you enjoy a healthy, fit lifestyle.

Voted “Best Philly Yoga Studio” by CityPaper, we take pride in transforming the lives of those in Philadelphia in a beautiful, clean and relaxing atmosphere. We hold daily and weekly classes and our full studio is also available for rent.

Call Studio 1831 today to discuss a fitness schedule or browse our class schedule online. We welcome the opportunity to introduce you to the studio's many offerings. Contact us at 215-665-1991 or send an email to and see how Studio 1831 can enhance your life and your health.

News and Info

Thursday Night Yoga and Meditation Class with Jessica

Join teacher Jessica Pavelka for Yoga and Meditation on Thursday nights at 7:30 p.m. We will turn inward to soften the body and mind. This class combines slow flow, restorative poses, and various meditation practices. It's the ideal way to wind down and prepare for a deep, restful sleep.


Costa Rica Yoga Retreat
January 2019

Join Valerie for a week in Paradise!

Relax, restore, and renew with daily yoga classes, healthy local cuisine, and plenty of natural beauty amidst the rainforests of Central America! Located in the Costa  Rican mountains, this retreat will include shared accommodations at Ama Tierra, twice-daily yoga classes, three meals per day, outdoor pool and private airport transfers.

Ama Tierra is a cozy and welcoming yoga retreat and wellness center nestled on eight verdant acres, situated 1 hour west of the capital city of San Jose, and 1 hour north of  the Central Pacific beaches. Ama Tierra features an infinity pool, dining/activity room, balcony with breathtaking views, organic greenhouse, and ten private casitas.

Additional excursions/activities will be available for an additional fee during your stay. These may include:

  • On-site massage, bodywork, or herbal medicine treatments
  • Horseback riding
  • Los Suenos Adventure Park Zip Line
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens & Peace Lodge
  • Poas Volcano (if open)
  • Day trip to explore Carara National Park Jungle
  • Surfing / Snorkeling / Kayaking
  • Visit the Doka Coffee Estate
  • Beach Excursion
  • Tour of historic San Jose

For questions, registration forms and more information, contact the organizer

Save with Class Cards now!

Class cards are a great value over regular drop-in class rates, which are $15 ($13 for students).

2018 Class Cards

10 class card: $130
20 class card: $240

Student cards (with valid ID):
10 class card: $120
20 class card: $220

Give a Studio 1831 Gift Card
to the one you love!

Let your fingers do the walking by purchasing gift cards online. Treat that special someone with the chance to try a new class such as Yoga, Belly Dancing, Pilates, and more. Buy that special gift card today!


Studio 1831 • 1831 Brandywine St. • Philadelphia, PA 19130 • 215-665-1991 • Directions

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