• Supper Club

    Join us in the Bistro on Friday, March 23rd for Supper Club! Enjoy an evening of dining and dancing with Jeff Lantz on Piano, Eric Frankson on violin, Gene Wagner on drums and, of course, Julie. Seating will begin at 6:30pm.
    Supper Club specials are $22 per person and will be the only items available to order throughout the evening.

  • VP Bocce Tournament

    Bocce is one-part competition and two-parts leisure. Save the date for our 2nd Annual VP Bocce Tournament on March 23rd and 24th! Schedule of games for Friday, March 23rd will be posted on the bulletin board in the gym and emailed to each team no later than Monday, March 19th.

  • Sunday Brunch at Bistro Portofino

    Who doesn't love Sunday Brunch? A plated menu is available from 10AM to 2PM each Sunday. Food, fun, friends.

  • Make Your Easter Brunch Reservations!

    Join us for Easter Brunch at Villa Portofino on Sunday, April 1st from 11AM-3PM. The culinary team will be serving an exceptional menu for the occasion. Please make your reservations in advance by phone at 805.343.7510.

Welcome to Villa Portofino

Welcome to Villa Portofino, an age-qualified community and club nestled in the heart of Palm Desert, California.

For information regarding club events and activities, please browse the site. And if you have any questions, connect with us anytime at 760.404.1888 or visit the Concierge Desk at the club.

If you are interested in learning more about the real estate opportunities at Villa Portofino, please note that we are sold out of all developed portions of the community. We are currently developing plans for the next phase of new home construction. Click the button below to join our VIP Interest List for updates.

For information regarding the Homeowner’s Association, please visit their website by clicking here.



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 2PM-6PM.

SUN | 10AM-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.

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, and Mahjong on Thursdays at 1PM.

BINGO Thursdays

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

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

Residents’ Pic!

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

Calling all filmophiles out to our Residents' 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. Price is subject to services selected.

HOA Meeting

March 21, 2018 - March 21, 2018

Join us in the Theater at 4PM to find out who has been selected as your new HOA Board Members. Stick around afterward to enjoy Happy Hour in the Bistro!

VP Bocce Tournament

March 23, 2018 - March 24, 2018

Bocce is one-part competition and two-parts leisure. Don't miss out on our 2nd Annual VP Bocce Tournament on March 23rd and 24th!

Supper Club

March 23, 2018 - March 23, 2018

Dinner will be served in the main Dining Room from 6PM-8PM, featuring live music and dinner specials. Call us at 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

Book Club: “The Identicals” by Elin Hilderbrand

March 30, 2018 - March 30, 2018

Love to read? Join the Book Club in the Board Room for a discussion of the book, "The Identicals," by Elin Hilderbrand. We'll meet at 4:00pm.

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