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Hyatt Vacation Club at The Welk

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WINERIES
BEACH
GOLF
SPA
MOUNTAINS
A picturesque family-friendly retreat in the San Diego area.

The Welk is a world unto its own, nestled on 450 pristine acres in the hills of Escondido. Make a splash in one of eight swimming pools, tee off on two golf courses, and enjoy family games in the sports yard. Treat yourself to a pampering massage at the on-site spa, and grab a bite at multiple on-site eateries. The San Diego area’s banner attractions, including the San Diego Zoo and Temecula wineries, are just a short drive away. Participate in exciting adventures like a sunset bike cruise, escape room, and more with our Inspired Activities and Experiences program.

AT A GLANCE
  • Parking
  • Fitness center
  • Accessible
  • Swimming pool
  • Kid-friendly
  • Wi‑Fi
  • icon of lotus leaves Access to spa
  • Restaurant

Resort Amenities1

Aerial view of golf course, resort villas, and desert mountains
Golf Courses2
Shimmering blue resort pool with green and orange shade umbrellas, palm trees, and desert mountains
Swimming Pools
Large workout room with many treadmills and exercise bikes
Fitness Center
Dining room with decorative green potted plants and cactus and succulent art on the walls
Dining
Bubbling outdoor whirlpool surrounded by vivid blue shade umbrellas
Whirlpool Spa
Man in white towel getting a shoulder massage at a spa
Spa Services2

Accommodations3

Choose from 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom residential-style villas with fully equipped kitchens, private patios or balconies, washers and dryers, and other convenient appointments.

Interior view of villa bedroom with a patio with rocking chairs and a scenic view
1-Bedroom Villa
Interior view of villa bedroom with HDTV and working fireplace
2-Bedroom Villa
View of a villa bedroom with two beds with red and tan accents
3-Bedroom Villa

Inspired Activities & Experiences4

From adventurous activities to relaxing moments, it’s vacation time well spent. Our curated program helps you meaningfully experience the San Diego area — and your time together.

Rows of attractive overhead string lights illuminating a courtyard at night
Festival Under the Lights

Gather for some delicious food and fun live music under the lights in front of Theatre at The Welk.

Group of four smiling women working out in a pool
Aqua Fit

This fun in-water class combines a wide range of exercise types for a moderate to challenging workout.

Array of vibrant purple flowers
Ballad of Botany

Join our Plant Whisperer to learn about local flora found in the gorgeous landscaping at The Welk.

Women enjoying a group painting class
Picasso & Pour

Our Paint Maestro will guide you through a San Diego-themed painting as you sip a glass of wine.

Margarita Making

Our Paint Maestro will guide you through a San Diego-themed painting as you sip a glass of wine.

Woman in blue yoga pants stretching down to touch the floor
Yoga Sculpt

Boost your metabolism and build muscle with poses that strategically incorporate strength training.

A couple making a cheers gesture with drinks at a craft beer tasting
Local Craft Beer Tasting

Learn about the beverage’s history and taste some quality craft beers from local San Diego breweries.

Rows of attractive overhead string lights illuminating a courtyard at night
Festival Under the Lights

Gather for some delicious food and fun live music under the lights in front of Theatre at The Welk.

Group of four smiling women working out in a pool
Aqua Fit

This fun in-water class combines a wide range of exercise types for a moderate to challenging workout.

Array of vibrant purple flowers
Ballad of Botany

Join our Plant Whisperer to learn about local flora found in the gorgeous landscaping at The Welk.

Women enjoying a group painting class
Picasso & Pour

Our Paint Maestro will guide you through a San Diego-themed painting as you sip a glass of wine.

Margarita Making

Our Paint Maestro will guide you through a San Diego-themed painting as you sip a glass of wine.

Woman in blue yoga pants stretching down to touch the floor
Yoga Sculpt

Boost your metabolism and build muscle with poses that strategically incorporate strength training.

A couple making a cheers gesture with drinks at a craft beer tasting
Local Craft Beer Tasting

Learn about the beverage’s history and taste some quality craft beers from local San Diego breweries.

San Diego Area

Explore the San Diego Area5

A golden-orange tiger looking with interest
San Diego Zoo

Don’t miss this famous 100-acre zoo with over 3,700 animals in natural habitats and animal encounters.

Sprawling, hilly vineyard on a sunny day
Temecula Valley

Visit Southern California’s Wine Country to tour beautiful vineyards and sample locally produced wines.

Surfer with surfboard walking along a rocky beach at dawn, ready to catch his next wave
Swami’s Beach

Get some sun at this famed surfing spot, hit the waves, or watch the surfers from the bluff top park.

Colorful Lego sculpture of a dragon on a small island in a lake
LEGOLAND® California

Head here for 60+ LEGO®-themed rides, shows, and attractions geared toward children ages 2 to 12.

Field of numerous colorful red, white, pink, and yellow flowers
The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch®

This spectacular 55 acres of giant Tecolote ranunculus flowers is in bloom early March to early May.

Rows of festively colored downtown buildings
San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter®

Check out 16 square blocks of restaurants, bars, galleries, shops, and more in Victorian-era buildings.

Other must-see attractions:
  • La Jolla Cave
  • Petco Park
  • Cabrillo National Monument
  • Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
  • Colorado Bridge
  • USS Midway Museum
  • Point Loma
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego
Aerial view of golf course, resort villas, and desert mountains
Attractions
Things to do around San Diego
The Welk Resort sits at the base of the mountains under a blue sky
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1 Amenities subject to change from time to time without notice. (back)

2 Operated by a third party. (back)

3 Features, furnishings, and amenities are subject to change. Pictures are intended to give a general indication of the layout only and may not represent all various configurations available at the property. Please note that the use of stairs is required to access many of the villas at the resort. Bell attendants are ready to assist with your luggage during your stay. Please contact the front desk prior to arrival with any questions or to discuss additional assistance we can provide.(back)

4 Additional charges may apply for any activity, event, or program. (back)

5 No inquiry has been made into the activities or events, or the risks, qualifications, or quality of the activities, events, and/or services offered by this provider as it is not affiliated with HV Global Group, Inc. and WHV Resort Group, Inc. (collectively, “HVC”) or its affiliates. Do not consider this an endorsement of or recommendation for any of the activities, events, or providers. HVC and its affiliates assume no liability for the products or services furnished by the independent service providers who have no affiliation with the HVC business. Additional fees and costs may apply. Activities and events are subject to change. Some activities or events may require the participant to be in good health and have a certain level of skill. (back)