Columbia Lutheran Home is where we celebrate life

Welcome to Columbia Lutheran Home, one of Seattle’s most admired skilled nursing facilities.  Whether you seek short term Transitional Care or long term Elder Care, we invite you to learn more about Columbia and how we have achieved a 5 star rating.

Columbia has practiced compassionate care since 1920.  Guided by a holistic approach, our mission is to “provide care for the whole person – body, mind and spirit.” Delivering the highest standards of care with dignity and respect is an essential part of our mission. And as a not-for-profit, we pride ourselves on making decisions based on our commitment to excellence rather than protecting a bottom line.  We welcome everyone regardless of religion, orientation or ability to pay. We believe everyone deserves excellent care in a cheerful and peaceful environment.



Columbia Lutheran Home has earned a 5 star rating, Medicare’s top rating possible.

We are acknowledged by professionals to be one of the finest facilities in the Seattle metro area. Read Medicare’s full report here and compare other facilities.

Columbia Lutheran Home | Skilled Nursing Facility

Our Pets

At Columbia Lutheran Home, we never underestimate the healing power of a wagging tail, or soothing quality of a kitty’s purr. Learn more.

Employee Spotlight

Beth H.- Director of Support Services

beth h.- director of support services

“Everyday, in large and small ways, having the chance to touch lives is an honor and a privilege.”

I entrusted Columbia with long term care for both my parents- when I needed rehab after a hip replacement there was only one choice.

Barbara G., Whidbey Island

If any one of my family members needed a skilled nursing community, there is only one place in Seattle that I would recommend, Columbia Lutheran hands down!

Tod S., Seattle

I highly recommend Columbia Lutheran. My mother had a great life there.

Steve C.

They have a kindness that spreads throughout the place.

Virginia M., Seattle

Excellent nursing care from a dedicated staff that enjoys their work.

Taylene W., Renton

News and Events

Meet Mary Lindberg, Columbia Lutheran’s new Chaplain!

For her picture and introduction, please visit our Happenings page.

Construction of our 4 New Private Suites is Complete!

Specially designed rooms are available for transitional and end of life care. Designed for enhanced privacy and comfort, these rooms also accommodate overnight family stays. To inquire, please complete our Contact Form or contact us at 206- 632-7400.

For more information, please visit our Happenings page.

Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. It is the greatest gift anyone can give.