• Thanksgiving Buffet

    Join us for one of our favorite annual traditions: Thanksgiving at Villa Portofino! Call 760.404.1888 to make your reservations.

  • Pasta Bar Night

    Head over to the Club from 5PM-8PM on Thursdays, November 15th & 29th for a made to order pasta bar for just $16 per person. Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

    Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

  • Supper Club

    Supper Club returns on Friday, November 30th! Enjoy an evening of dining and dancing with Julie and her Band of Jewels. Supper Club specials will be available with seating will begin at 6PM. Call 760.404.1888 for reservations.

  • Celebrate Hanukkah!

    We're having a community-wide celebration for the Festival of Lights! Please join us on Saturday, December 1st for a fun Hanukkah evening with your Villa Portofino neighbors. Cocktail hour begins at 5:00pm, followed by dinner at 6:00pm. The cost is $26++ per person. For reservations, call 760.404.1888.

  • 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!

  • 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 Wednesdays and Thursdays at 1PM, and Casual Bocce on Fridays at 4PM.

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!

Supper Club

November 9, 2018 - November 23, 2018

Dinner will be served on Fridays, November 9th & 30th in the main Dining Room from 6PM-8PM, featuring live music and dinner specials. Call us at 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

Pasta Bar Night

November 15, 2018 - November 29, 2018

Head over to the Club from 5PM-8PM on Thursdays, November 15th & 29th for a made to order pasta bar for just $16 per person. Call 760.404.1888 to RSVP.

Thanksgiving Buffet

November 22, 2018 - November 22, 2018

Join us for one of our favorite annual traditions: Thanksgiving at Villa Portofino! Call 760.404.1888 to make your reservations.

Villa Portofino Book Club

November 30, 2018 - November 30, 2018

Love to read? Join the Book Club in the Board Room at 4PM for a lively, literary discussion about "Lilac Girls" by Martha Hall Kelly.

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