Celebrate your golden years at Friendship Village of Bloomington, an independent senior living community just minutes away from downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Recognized as one of the “Top 5 Best in Wellness” Senior Living Communities in North America, we are dedicated to providing our residents with superlative wellness programs and activities that are customized to their personal needs and preferences.
Our fitness center includes a studio, pool, spa and gym, as well as a massage suite. Enjoy a swim in our heated indoor pool, lunch with peers at one of our onsite dining venues and end the day at a shared outdoor space with a glass of wine, tucked close to a roaring fire.
Living independently in our community offers residents the ability to pursue their passions, begin a fresh wellness journey, and connect with others in a shared setting. If you’re looking for an upscale living experience unmatched in the Minneapolis area, then Friendship Village of Bloomington community is the community for you.
Accommodations for Every Lifestyle
Select from over 26 unique floor plans with finishes that can be customized to your unique style and preferences. Our latest community expansion includes spacious one- and two-bedroom floor plans, along with new dining venues and common spaces. Accommodations include exceptional water views, private terraces and upscale amenities and services.
Independent Living Amenities and Services
Amenities and Services Curated for Sophisticated Seniors
The lifestyle at Friendship Village of Bloomington is warm and welcoming, chock full of activities that engage the mind, spirit and passions. Residents enjoy access to resort-style amenities and services and social clubs that make living a joy. Many amenities and services are included as part of our residents’ pre-determined monthly living fee.
- Two Restaurant-Style Dining Venues
- Fruit n’ Nut Cafe
- Spacious Lounge
- Party Rooms
- Woodworking Shop
- Billiards Area
- Party Hall
- Activity Hall
- Personal Garden Spaces
- Computer Lab
- 9-Hole Putting Green
- Golf Simulator - Access over 40 Worldwide Courses
- 17,000-square foot Fitness Center
- Indoor Pool
- Art Studio
- Convenient Laundry Rooms
- Salon and Barber Shop
- Exceptionally Landscaped Grounds
- Life Care Priority Access
- Full-Service Health Center
- Wellness Program with Personal Trainer
- Pet-Friendly Policy
- Private Car Service for Hire
- Scheduled Transportation Local Shops and Clinics
- Complimentary Car Wash
- On-Site Banking Services
- Weekly Housekeeping
- Weekly Flat Linen Service
- Utilities, including Cable, Heat/AC, Electric, Water and Wi-Fi
- 24-Hour Security and Emergency Call System
- On-Call Maintenance Services
- Move-in Coordinator
Clubs and Social Groups
Choose from over 35 different social clubs at Friendship Village of Bloomington, as well as twenty-five fitness classes each week. From bingo and cribbage to mahjong and book club, there’s sure to be a group that’s right for you. You can also start your own group to connect with others who share your passions.
Personal Care Services
While many of the above amenities and services are included in our monthly fee, independent living residents also have access to our Lifespace Personal Care Services. This service offers trained, vetted caregivers who provide assistance with activities of daily living, companionship, cooking, light housekeeping, transportation and more. It’s the perfect choice for older adults who enjoy living independently but need a little extra help. This is a separate expense outside your monthly fees. Contact us for more information.
Community Living in Minneapolis
An Exceptional Community of Engaging Neighbors
Perhaps it’s because strong social connections can lead to better health and a more positive outlook, but residents here love the communal experience we offer. With so many onsite activities and opportunities for socialization, it’s easy to forge new relationships.
Our area is typical of the Midwest region, meaning hot summers and cold winters, perfect for those who enjoy watching the passage of the four seasons. There’s so much to do in this area, from gardening and hiking to ice skating and winter festivals. Residents also have access to all of the attractions, entertainment and dining options of nearby Minneapolis.
Entertainment, Activities and Attractions Near Minneapolis
There’s no shortage of engaging activities and attractions in and around Minneapolis. However, we have compiled some highlights to give you a taste.
Shopping Near Minneapolis
- Mall of America
- Twin Cities Premium Outlets
- Nicollet Mall
- Gaviidae Common
- City Center
- Minneapolis Farmers Market on Lyndale
- Mill City Farmers Market
Outdoor and Wildlife Near Minneapolis
- Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge
- Wood Lake Nature Center
- Tamarack Nature Center
- Crystal MAC Wildlife Area
- Thomas Sadler Roberts Bird Sanctuary
- French Regional Park
- The Raptor Center
- Mill Ruins Park
Entertainment and Activities Near Minneapolis
- Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
- Target Field
- Jim Lupient Water Park
- Guthrie Theater
- Foshay Tower
- Walker Art Center
- Orpheum Theater
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Independent Living FAQs
Do you have questions about independent living at Friendship Village of Bloomington? These are some of the most common questions we receive from prospective residents about our community.
An entrance fee is an upfront sum to help cover community operating expenses and prepay some of the fees that come with offering access to continuing care for life. It also ensures priority access to higher levels of health care, in case you ever need it. Your entrance fee is based on the size of residence you choose and the number of occupants. We are a private pay organization and don’t accept government assistance and waivers.
The independent living monthly service fees vary based on the size of your residence and the number of occupants. This comprehensive fee covers a variety of services and amenities, including your meal plan, maintenance, housekeeping, utilities, scheduled transportation, concierge services, fitness center, activities and events, and much more.
You may choose Lifespace Personal Care Services, which offers trained, vetted caregivers who provide assistance with activities of daily living, companionship, cooking, light housekeeping, transportation and more. This is a separate expense outside your monthly fees.
Pets are permitted in all independent living residences at Friendship Village of Bloomington. When you visit, please speak with one of our team members for details.