• Try Our New Fall Menu!

    Villa Portofino is pleased to announce a new fall menu at the Bistro! We've introduced new items that incorporate the fall season's fresh ingredients, while keeping some of our signature items. We have new items like the Warm Spinach Dip, Harvest Chop Salad, Vodka Sausage Campanelle, BYO Wellness Plates, Salted Caramel Mason Jars, and more! Come on in to try the new fall selections!

  • Saturday Brunch at Bistro Portofino

    Who doesn't love Brunch? A plated menu and our ever popular Bloody Mary Bar is available from 11AM to 2PM each Saturday. Food, fun, friends.

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.



Tues, 9AM-5PM
Wed-Sat, 9AM-9PM
Sun, 10AM-4PM
Mon, Closed


Daily, 5AM-11PM
Pool - Daily, 6:30AM-10PM

Concierge Services

Tues-Sat, 9AM-5PM

Bistro Portofino

Lunch: Wed-Sat, 11AM-2PM
Sun, 11AM-3PM Lite Menu + Bar
Dinner: Wed-Sat, 5PM-9PM
Happy Hour: Wed-Sat, 5PM-6PM & 8PM-9PM


Fitness Classes

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

Join us for Bunco on Tuesdays at 1PM, VP Bridge on Tuesdays at 1PM and Fridays at 9:30AM, Poker on Wednesdays & Thursdays at 6PM, Mahjong on Wednesdays Thursdays and Fridays at 1PM.

Residents’ Pic!

Come out to our Residents' Pic! Join us in the Clubhouse Theater, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 3:30PM and 6:30PM. It’s your Pic!

BINGO Thursdays

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

Happy Hour

Head over to the Bistro for daily Happy Hour, Wednesday through Saturday from 5PM to 6PM, and again from 8PM to 9PM!

Member Clubs

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

  • 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