• Member Survey Open!

    The annual Villa Portofino Survey is now available! We invite each Member to provide feedback on the Resort Club experience including concierge services, activities, fitness, dining, and Club facilities. We want to hear from you. The Survey will be open until Monday, December 10th at 11:45PM (MST).

  • Ugly Sweater Holiday Party

    Join us on Friday, December 15th beginning at 5:30pm for an evening of fashion faux pas to remember! Dig deep in the closet to find your favorite ugly holiday sweater and sport it proudly among friends. We’ll have live music, a buffet dinner and drinks. Tickets are $29++ each. Reservations may be made in advance by calling 760.404.1888.

  • Chritmas Eve Cookies & Cocoa

    Enjoy cookies and cocoa with your neighbors from 11AM-2PM in the Lobby this Christmas Eve!

  • Pasta Bar Night

    Head over to the Club from 5PM-8PM on Thursdays, December 13th & 27th for a made to order pasta bar for just $16 per person. Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

    Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

  • Hoop It Up in 20!

    Bring your own hoop to our new 20-minute class in the Exercise Salon. Enjoy great music and a fun workout Wednesdays at 11:15AM!

  • Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Villa Portofino

    Come join us on Sunday, December 31st for a New Year's Eve Bash including drinks, dinner, DJ Michael for dancing, and more. Members and guests are welcome. We will watch the ball drop in Times Square at 9PM local time. The festivities begin at 6:30PM and will include a champagne toast. Dress to impress! Tickets are $45++ each. RSVP to 760.404.1888.

  • 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.

  • FOOTBALL THURSDAYS

    We invite you to cheer on your favorite football teams at the Clubhouse, beginning Thursday, September 6th! Join us each week for Football Thursdays at 5:20pm to watch the games with your friends and neighbors.

  • New Bistro Menu!

    Available Tuesday 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.

Hours

Clubhouse

Mon, 9AM-4PM
Tues, 9AM-5PM
Wed-Sat, 9AM-8PM

Fitness

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

Concierge Services

Tues-Sat, 9AM-5PM

Dining

Lunch: Tues-Fri, 11AM-2PM
Dinner & Happy Hour: Tues-Sat, 5PM-8PM
Brunch & Bloody Mary Bar: Sat, 11AM-2PM

Events

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 Tuesdays at 1PM & Fridays at 9:30AM, Poker on Wednesdays & Thursdays at 6PM, Mahjong on Mondays, Wednesdays and 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 11AM-2PM to enjoy.

Hoop It Up in 20!

October 3, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Bring your own hoop to our new 20-minute class in the Exercise Salon. Enjoy great music and a fun workout Wednesdays at 11:15AM!

Pasta Bar Night

December 13, 2018 - December 27, 2018

Head over to the Club from 5PM-8PM on Thursdays, December 13th & 27th for a made to order pasta bar for just $16 per person. Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

Ugly Sweater Holiday Party

December 15, 2018 - December 15, 2018

Join us for an evening of fashion faux pas to remember! We'll have live music, a buffet dinner and drinks. The party starts at 5:30pm. Tickets are $29++ each. Reservations strongly encouraged.

HOA Meeting

December 19, 2018 - December 19, 2018

Join us in the Theater at 4PM for our next HOA Meeting on Wednesday, December 19th.

Christmas Eve Cookies & Cocoa

December 24, 2018 - December 24, 2018

Enjoy cookies and cocoa with your neighbors from 11am-2pm in the Lobby this Christmas Eve!

New Year’s Eve Celebration

December 31, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Come join us for a New Year's Eve Bash including drinks, dinner, DJ Michael for dancing and more. We will watch the ball drop in Times Square at 9pm local time. The festivities begin at 6:30PM and will include a champagne toast. Dress to impress! Tickets are $45++ each. RSVP to 760.404.1888.

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

Location

4001 Via Portofino
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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Contact Information

Concierge Services

Phone: 760.404.1888