The Warm Friend

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- Resthaven Home Office

9 E. 8th St., Holland MI 49423
616-796-3500 | 616-796-3508 fax

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280 W. 40th St., Holland 49423
616-796-3600 | 616-796-3609 fax

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828 Lincoln Ave., Holland 49423
616-796-3800 | 616-393-9817 fax

- Resthaven Maple Woods

49 E. 32nd St., Holland 49423
616-796-3700 | 616-796-3494 fax

- The Warm Friend

5 E. 8th St., Holland MI 49423
616-796-3550 | 616-796-3553 fax


Amenities at
The Warm Friend

Available for lease, The Warm Friend’s apartments feature beautiful large windows with a variety of views.  Most apartments have kitchens, one or two bathrooms and bedrooms, and a gracious living area. Studio and bedroom-only apartments are also available. 

Each  apartment is fully carpeted, freshly painted, and waiting for your favorite furniture and personal touch.  Every apartment is unique at The Warm Friend, as befits this historic treasure.

Enjoy coffee with your friends and family in the Eighth Street Coffee Shop, shoot a round of pool in the Gathering Room, dine in style in the Tulip Room, or enjoy the many entertaining events that take place in the spacious, historic lobby.

  • Choose the dining plan that's right for you
  • Special themed dinners
  • Learning opportunities
  • Worship and Bible studies
  • Special guests
  • Musical events
  • Convenient parking
  • Exercise classes
  • Shopping and other excursions
  • Menu of optional services from in-home assistants, cleaning service, 
    nursing, escorts to appointments, etc.
  • Variety of options for dining and entertainment provided by lively
    downtown Holland
  • Sidewalks stay clear all winter downtown with Holland's exclusive SnowMelt System
  • Hope College and all its cultural, sporting, and entertaining options is only two to three blocks away
  • Front row seats for Holland’s world-famous Tulip Time!

Shared Amenities

  • Historic Lobby
  • Gathering Room with Theater
  • Beauty Parlor/Barber Shop
  • The Pantry Store
  • Flower Garden
  • Exercise Room
  • Tulip Dining Room
  • Guest Room

Becoming a resident at The Warm Friend includes

  • All utilities
  • Draperies
  • Full carpeting
  • 24-hour attendant
  • Building security system
  • Emergency pull-cords in each room
  • Interior and exterior maintenance
  • Convenient parking
  • Menu of optional services from in-home assistants, cleaning services, nursing, escorts to appointments, etc.

The Warm Friend is a smoke-free community.

Although our Christian heritage is evident in life at The Warm Friend, we are delighted to welcome all residents, regardless of their religious preferences.

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Barbara and Ivan enjoy making music in The Warm Friend's historic lobby.


Walking Beside You
As a resident of The Warm Friend, you are a part of the Resthaven continuum of care.  That means that we will always work with you to provide a safe and secure environment, no matter how your needs change.  Your health and security are out top priority!