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Always an Opportunity to Connect

Why wait for Villaggio to open? We're building our friendships and community culture today. You're more than welcome to join in the fun.


Explore Villaggio

We invite you to join us for one of our Explore Villaggio events.

You'll learn all about the benefits of our unique community, including how we support our residents in living life to the fullest. These events are also a great excuse to see our new Information Center, which was designed to give you a taste of what Villaggio will become.  

Where: Villaggio Information Center

Seating is limited. RSVP is required.


December 6th, 13th, and 20th

Exclusive VIP Member Events

Want to attend these events, please reference your VIP Club Members Letter.

Not a VIP member? Becoming one is easy, with no obligations. Talk with our Residency Counselors by calling 805-457-4200.



Villaggio Holiday Celebration

We look forward to celebrating the season with our VIPs at a special holiday brunch.

December 15th
See your VIP Members Club Letter for Times.

Volunteer Group Meeting

Calling all members who are interested in forming a volunteer group for Villaggio.

Let's have a discussion around forming a volunteer group for Villaggio! We want to hear your thoughts and ideas and learn about your personal experience so that we can build a meaningful cohort of volunteers at Villaggio. Come with your thinking hat on and an open heart and we'll find our way of giving back to the greater community of San Luis Obispo.

December 11th
Contact Us for Time.

Special Q&A

Bring your family for a special Q&A session.

It's a great opportunity to share Villaggio with your loved ones, while they are in town, and get all of their questions answered.

December 26th
Contact Us for Time.

TED Talkers 

Villaggio is continuing this new monthly event, Ted Talkers.

Join TED Talkers to watch an online talk from TED© followed by a group discussion of these very intellectually-stimulating educational sessions.

Topics are diverse and include technology, entertainment, design, arts, science, business, global issues, and more. After each session, the group will select a new topic for the following month.


Not Meeting in December

Focus Group Series:

We want to hear from you on how you plan to use the amenity spaces at Villaggio.

Groups are limited in capacity by design. Please call us in advance to answer a few specific questions to qualify for participation, so that we can create a group for a productive session. If needed, we will add more sessions.


Not meeting in December


New housing project in SLO could help seniors as they age

Villaggio, a Life Plan Community, envisions 366 independent homes for seniors and an additional 89 units dedicated to assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing. Already 223 people have signed an interest list.

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Oct 02

Villaggio At San Luis Obispo Information Center Opens

Villaggio at San Luis Obispo, an upscale Life Plan Community currently under planning and development to be located in Froom Ranch in San Luis Obispo, Calif., recently celebrated the grand opening of its 2,250-square-foot Information Center, located at the main entrance of Irish Hills Plaza.

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Aug 10

FIRST LOOK: Villaggio At San Luis Obispo

Villaggio at San Luis Obispo, currently in its development and entitlement process, will be a Mediterranean Village-designed Life Plan Community on the Central Coast, located midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco.

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Jun 20

Villaggio at San Luis Obispo to Raise Bar for Life Plan Communities

Named "The Happiest City in America" by Gallup-Healthways, San Luis Obispo's Mediterranean climate, diverse cultural scene and world-class wine region makes it an ideal destination for the coastal county's first Life Plan Community. From the vineyard-covered hills of Paso Robles to the salt-tinged coastal enclaves of Pismo Beach and Avilla Beach, San Luis Obispo's appeal is as wide-ranging as its stunning geography.

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Mar 27

San Luis Obispo economy to benefit from Villaggio development

Villaggio at San Luis Obispo, an upscale Life Plan Community currently under planning and development in California's world-renowned Central Coast, is predicted to add more than $17 million to the local economy from its multi-year development and entitlement period which started in 2015, up to its groundbreaking planned for 2019. As the first Life Plan Community to the San Luis Obispo area, Villaggio is drawing interest from the local area as well as other parts of the country, like the Midwest and East Coast.


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Mar 24

Julie Howard Named Residency Counselor at Villaggio at San Luis Obispo

Julie Howard has been named residency counselor at Villaggio at San Luis Obispo, a life plan community under planning and development in California.

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May 23