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Welk Resort San Diego

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Britt, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Fantastic place! They really do everything to accommodate their guests and I would go back in a flash! We had a 1 bedroom that accommodated 3 people nicely. Left the pull-out sofa open as we were only in the room to eat and sleep. They have 7 pools on the grounds, including 1 adults-only, which we used every day. Nice...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful resort. Unit was clean and well maintained. We had a 1 bedroom unit. Perfect size for a couple. Multiple onsight activities (needed due to facility 40+ minutes away from San Diego). Monday night farmers market was awesome! Would visit again

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and feedback on your stay with us at Welk Resorts. Its amazing to hear you enjoyed the onsite activities and Farmers Market. We hope to see you again on your next stay.

San Francisco
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to the Welk Resort in Escondido. We had a great stay and highly recommend for families with young children. My kids are 7 and 11 years old and had the best time. We stayed for 5 nights (Sat-Wed nights) in one of their 2 bedroom units. It was large and perfect for the four of...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review. We are delighted to learn you and your family had a great stay with us at Welk Resort San Diego Escondido. It is our pleasure to provide you with exceptional, welcoming service. We appreciate the feedback and thoughts on areas of improvement and have provided our Resort Management with...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

So this is the second time we've stayed here, and btw we are not members. I've taken the presentation but it just didn't work for me. I booked through Expedia and after checking in and waiting 5 mins for my room key the guy comes back and tells me and my small girls we've been upgraded! We enjoyed the pool...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review on your weekend stay with your family. We are pleased to hear you found our accommodations fitting throughout your stay at Welk Resort San Diego Escondido. We appreciate your feedback and we hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back with us again!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We've come here for years, and boy has it gone downhill now... They "guarantee" room check in by 4pm. We had pre checked at 1pm but at 5:30, our room was still not ready. We finally get into our room around 6, and it looks dirty. Dirty pots and pans and Cheerios from previous guests were still on the table...Yuck!...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is perfectly centralized for visits to Downtown San Diego, visits to Oceanside, drives up the Pacific Coast Highway, trips to Disneyland, etc. The villas were cozy and clean and there were several activities to take part in. The resort definitely caters to an older crowd, but we were two young couples and had a great time. The only...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review on your stay. It is great to hear you enjoyed your time with us at Welk Resorts. I do want to clarify your point about Welk selling weekend passes to locals. We do allow day use for a minimal number of our Welk owners based upon Resort capacity. We do...

San Diego, Ca
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I reside in San Diego County and are attending a wedding a few miles from the Welk resort at the end of April. A large group of us all decided it would be fun for each couple to book a room at the Welk and make a weekend out of it. (None of us are members and...

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Silverdale, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Welk Resort on a one week exchange through Interval International. It is a huge resort with 5 rec. centers, multiple pools (2 with long water slides), golf course, fishing pond, fitness center, etc. Out of all the exchanges we have been to, this one has the most activities (although there is a fee for most). This...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review. We are delighted to hear you and your family were able to have a pleasant and relaxing getaway with us at Welk Resort San Diego Escondido. We appreciate your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back again!

Castro Valley, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been trading with RCI for more than 25 years, and this was one of the best resorts that we have ever stayed at. We cannot say enough about this resort. There is something for everyone. If you have young children ages 5 - 12, there is something going on all day to keep them entertained. Teenagers? There are...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort San Diego, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are thrilled to hear you have been provided with lovely experiences over the years. It is our pleasure to have you as a part of a tradition here at Welk Resort San Diego Escondido. We look forward to welcoming you back again!

Eagle, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Currently staying at the Welk Resorts in San Diego at the Mountain Villas with my wife and 2 younger children. So far, the stay has been great, the room and facilities is immaculate. However, I tried to call the reservations hotline today to extend my stay and was told there was one room left and I need to call the...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welk Resort San Diego is a Southern California vacation all suite/villa destination Resort and Water Park offering couples and families the ultimate San Diego getaway experience. Just minutes from world famous destinations San Diego Zoo's Safari Park (20 minutes), LEGOLAND (25 minutes), San Diego Zoo (40 minutes), San Diego Gaslamp District (35 minutes), SeaWorld (40 minutes) Temecula wineries, area casinos, and some of the most beautiful beaches (30 minutes) in the world! Welk Resorts offers luxurious and spacious one and two bedroom villa suites, with panoramic views of golf courses or surrounding mountains. Villas include sitting and dining areas, complete kitchens with full cookware and dishware, patios or balconies, and complimentary WiFi access. Parking is complimentary and there are no resort fees. Guests will experience casual dining at Canyon Grille restaurant or Pizza Hut Express, fun in the sun at Five Clubhouses featuring one colossal pool and seven large pools & 8 spas, two water slides, two kids' splash pads and playgrounds, table games, catch and release fishing pond, hourly planned activities for all age groups, new for 2016 state of the art fitness center, lighted tennis courts, and a relaxing round of golf on one of two 18 hole golf courses. The Welk Resort Theatre is home to top-notch talent performing Broadway style musicals and starring in comedy and variety shows, including tribute bands. During the Summer are music festivals at the Welk Amphitheatre on the Greens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Welk Resort San Diego

Address: 8860 Lawrence Welk Drive, Escondido, CA 92026
Region: United States > California > Escondido
Price Range: $215 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Welk Resort San Diego 3.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Welk Resort San Diego Hotel Escondido
Welk Hotel Escondido
Welk Resort Escondido
Welk Hotel San Diego
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“I enjoyed our unit with the mountain view. Corner suites have large balconies for larger groups”
703rs, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Two bedroom suites recommended for lots of room for a family of 4-6.”
mariannem829, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request a mountain view! There are some buildings that look over parking lots.”
robt257, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Property is beautiful but thats about it!”
sdvinolover, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Traveling with kids, stay at the Mountain Villas”
752mccormick, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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