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Welk Resort

  • 8860 Lawrence Welk Dr. Map It
  • Escondido
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  • Excellent theater
  • Popular golf course
  • Near the Safari Park


  • Located outside the city
  • Very spread-out
  • Rooms may not always be available due to time-sharing

Published 07/06/2016

Fodor's Review

Built by bandleader Lawrence Welk in the 1960s, the property sprawls over 600 acres of rugged, oak-studded hillside and is family-friendly, with abundant children's activities. The time-share property has nicely furnished one- and two-bedroom villas that include fireplaces, hot tubs, original art, and balconies or patios. Activities include Family Classic Movie Night, waterslides, splash zones, and sports. A museum displays Welk memorabilia, and the Lawrence Welk Theater presents a popular year-round season of Broadway shows such as the Odd Couple and Oklahoma.

Hotel Information


8860 Lawrence Welk Dr., Escondido, California, 92026, United States

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760-749–3000; 800-932–9355

Hotel Details:

  • 574 suites
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 07/06/2016

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