• Real Capital Solutions Announces BlueStar as New Club Management Group

    Club owner Real Capital Solutions (RCS) is pleased to announce that BlueStar is now under contract to provide consulting services through the end of 2017, and beginning in January they will be the full-time management company for the Club.

  • New Menu for Bistro Portofino Unveiled

    Have you tried out Bistro Portofino's new menu? From classic favorites to signature dishes, there's something to please every palate. Reservations are appreciated and available by calling 760.404.1888.

  • Sunday Brunch at Bistro Portofino

    Who doesn't love Sunday Brunch? A plated menu is available from 10am to 2pm each Sunday, beginning January 14th. Food, fun, friends.

Welcome to Villa Portofino

Welcome to the Members site for Villa Portofino. Everything you want to know is right here at your fingertips. All contact information – email addresses and phone numbers – is right here for you, in one place.

Enjoy browsing the site, and if you have any questions, please connect with us anytime at 760.404.1888 or by visiting the Concierge Desk at the Club.

If you are looking for real estate or Homeowner’s Association information, you may find it by following the links below.



Conference room, private dining room, theater, and movement studio require reservation.



Stay in shape by using the recently updated strength and conditioning equipment as well as the adjacent movement studio.

DAILY | 5:00AM-11:00PM

Concierge Services

From dining reservations to class registration to a friendly face and a smile, the concierge team is there to assist with whatever you need.

Daily | 9AM-5PM


Complimentary coffee service daily from 9am-2pm. Happy Hour from 5pm-7pm.

WED-SAT | 11:30AM-2PM


Fitness Classes

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

We host fitness classes as follows: Tai Chi on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 9am; Aqua Aerobics Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:30am; Gentle Yoga on Wednesdays at 10am; and Strengthen, Tone & Stretch on Fridays at 10am. Please note that beginning in 2018 classes are $5 each.

Clubs & Games

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

A variety of Member-led clubs meet at the Club on the following schedule: Bunco on Mondays at 1pm, Bridge on Tuesdays at 1pm and Fridays at 9:30am, Poker on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 6pm, Mah Jongg on Thursdays at 1pm, Supper Club on January 19 & 26 at 6pm, and VP Book Club on January 26 at 4pm.

BINGO Thursdays

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

Try your luck at our popular BINGO nights, every Thursday from 4pm-5pm!

Resident’s Pic!

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

Calling all filmophiles out to our Resident's Pic! (Get it?) Members choose the movie Wednesdays and Saturdays at 3:30pm and 6:30pm.

Car Wash Available On-Site

January 3, 2018 - April 30, 2018

A car wash service is available to Members on-site on alternating Wednesdays. During January, they will be here on the 3rd, 17th, and 31st. Price is subject to services selected.

Supper Club

January 19, 2018 - January 26, 2018

Join us in the Bistro on Fridays, January 19th and 26th for the return of Supper Club Specials! Dinner will be served from 6:00pm to 8:00pm featuring a special menu, available for $16.99 per person. Please make your reservations in advance by calling 760.404.1888.

Bocce Ball Tournament

January 27, 2018 - January 27, 2018

Feel the competitive spirit from 9am to 1pm at our Bocce Ball Tournament! A coffee station will be available in the lobby at 9am with lunch taking place on the Bistro patio starting at 11am. Questions may be directed to Jonathan Wilson at jandpwilson3734@gmail.com.

Dr. Scherger Speaker Lunch

January 31, 2018 - January 31, 2018

Join us for lunch at 11:30am followed by a presentation by Dr. Scherger of Eisenhower Hospital to discuss how healthy nutrition may prevent and even reverse cognitive decline. Price to attend is $15. Contact the concierge to RSVP at 760.404.1888 or jzepeda@villaportofino.com.

Member Clubs

If you’re interested in being a part of any of the following activities, please connect with the listed club leader.

  • Bridge Group, Fran Sosin, 760.404.1605
  • Sunday Bridge Group, Doris Mechanik, 818.404.8503
  • Majong & Canasta Groups, contact the Concierge, 760.404.1888
  • Friendly Poker, contact the Concierge, 760.404.1888

If you would be interested in forming a new club and promoting it to other Members, please connect with Julie Miller at 760.404.1888 or via email.

Dining & Private Events

Villa Portofino provides its Member and their guests dining options Wednesday-Saturday each week, in addition to special events around holidays and celebrations. The all-day menu features a blend of salads, appetizers, sandwiches, and entrees, all perfectly crafted to be enjoyed in the bistro, on the adjoining patio, or even poolside.

Private events may be arranged by contacting the team directly. Our resort-style clubhouse is set up ideally for groups from a dozen to more than 100.

Private Events

  • “ It [The Club] is beautiful. I love it. ”

    Denis H., Event Guest

  • “ Beautiful grounds. Five stars. ”

    Ronnie T., Local Guide

  • “ Brings me back to my vacations in Italy. ”

    Carol, Resident & Member


4001 Via Portofino
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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Contact Information

Concierge Services

Phone: 760.404.1888