Welcome to Portofino

Nestled on the Neuse River in Clayton, NC, Portofino is a gated community blending stunning architecture, lush landscapes, and nature-focused amenities. Enjoy luxurious living with a relaxed countryside vibe, breath-taking green views, and beautifully designed homes, just minutes from the Triangle's conveniences. Renowned equestrian facilities, extensive hiking and riding trails, barn-equipped properties, and acres of fenced pasture cater to horse lovers of all ages, making Portofino a dream haven.

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Portofino at a Glance

Getting Around

RDU International Airport: 40 mins
PNC Arena: 41 mins
Downtown Raleigh: 30 mins

Community Insights

Zip code: 27527
School District: Johnston County Public School System
Average Home Price in Clayton:

Spotlights of Portofino

Shopping & Dining

You’re never far from the shopping, dining, services, and amenities you seek in Portofino. In fact, just across the street is the Flowers Crossroads shopping center, and 5 minutes down the road you’ll find the Clayton Village Shopping Center. It’s just 10 minutes to Clayton Corners and 15 minutes to the bustling 40/42 Interchange, where you'll find major retailers and businesses.

Public Schools

Portofino public school students are served by highly-rated and fast-growing Johnston County Public Schools. Currently, residents of the neighborhood are zoned to River Dell Elementary, Archer Lodge Middle, and Corinth-Holder High, though this is subject to change year to year.

Nearby Attractions

You don’t need to drive to Raleigh to find excitement and excitement—Clayton itself is filled with fun. Head Downtown to enjoy local restaurants and entertainment, like The Clayton Center or Deep River Brewing, or plenty of community events. Also nearby are The Neuse Golf Club and the Neuse River Walk, and plenty of programs and activities can be enjoyed at the Community Center.


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