Welcome Home to the distinct Italian designed 55+ community of Villa Portofino in Palm Desert! This Mediterranean style home is located on the upper-level with elevator access and is just perfect with many upgrades. The balcony view of the mountains are ready for you to enjoy! The Open Floor plan home features granite counters with backsplash, high ceilings with recessed lighting and is perfect for entertaining! Upgraded cabinets with luxurious handles and the sizable living room has direct access to the balcony for natural sunlight. The primary bedroom with the ensuite bathroom has dual vanities, combined tub/shower, and of course, a generous walk-in closet! The tandem 2-car garage allows room for extra storage as well! The HOA fees cover water, internet, Cable TV, elevator maintainance, earthquake insurance, as well as, solar system cleaning and lobby area and lighting maintainance. Amenities include a luxurious clubhouse, a resort-style pool with cabanas, dining area, a fitness facility, movie theater, and a card room. Villa Portofino is located in the heart of Palm Desert with world-class restaurants, shopping and nightlife are essentially right outside your door. This private Gated Community is ready for you to move in!