• Saturday Brunch at Bistro Portofino

    Who doesn't love Brunch? A plated menu and our ever popular Bloody Mary Bar is available from 10AM to 2PM each Saturday. Food, fun, friends.

  • Bistro Portofino Menu!

    Available Wednesday through Saturday, 11AM-8PM, your classic favorites and signature dishes, along with new treats to try out, will have you counting down the minutes towards your next dining experience with us. Reservations are appreciated and available by calling 760.404.1888.

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.



Lunch: Wed-Fri, 11AM-2PM
Dinner & Happy Hour: Wed-Sat, 5PM-8PM
Brunch & Bloody Mary Bar: Sat, 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 10:15AM; Gentle Yoga on Wednesdays at 10AM; and Strengthen, Tone & Stretch on Fridays at 10:15AM.

Clubs & Games

December 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018

A variety of Member-led clubs meet at the Club on the following schedule: Bunco on Tuesdays at 1PM, Bridge on Fridays at 9:30AM, Poker on Wednesdays 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 movie buffs 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 - December 31, 2018

A car wash service is available to Members on-site on alternating Wednesdays. Price is subject to services selected.

Bistro Breakfast & Bloody Mary Bar

April 21, 2018 - December 29, 2018

Who doesn't love a Bloody Mary accompanied by great meal? Join us in the Dining Room or Outdoor Patio (weather permitting) from 10AM-2PM to enjoy.

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