Welk Resorts Hotel & Splashatorium in Branson, MO

1984 State Hwy 165Branson, MO 65616
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Overview

Located in the Ozarks, the Welk Resort Hotel & Splashatorium offers accommodations just 6.7 miles from Branson and other top area attractions. Guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, mini refrigerators and coffee makers, as well as on-site amenities including a 10,000-square-foot Splash-A-torium and Million Dollar Quartet live theater show.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Branson Travel Experts
  • Situated 3 miles from the Branson Strip and 7.8 miles from Silver Dollar City with easy access to Table Rock Lake.
  • Minimum age for check-in is 21.
  • Welk Resort Theatre on property.
  • 10,000 sq foot indoor/outdoor Splash-a-Torium with a 117-foot waterslide and kids interactive splash zone.
  • Amenities include free mini-golf, free Wi-Fi, and an on-site restaurant & lounge.
  • Flat-screen TVs and minifridges featured in-room.

Property Amenities

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Business Center
  • Children's Pool
  • Children's Program
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Express Checkout
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Guest Laundry
  • Handicapped Access
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Inside Corridors
  • Keyless Room Locks
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Movie Rentals
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Playground
  • Restaurant on Property
  • Room Service
  • Sun Deck
  • DVD Players Available
  • Internet Access in Public Areas (free)
  • Golf Course Adjacent
  • Wedding Services
  • Free Parking
  • Porter/Bellman
  • Security Guard
  • Ice Machines
  • ATM/Banking
  • Concierge Services
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Clubhouse
  • Pool Table/Billards
  • RV and Truck Parking
  • Waterslide
  • Beach/pool sun loungers
  • Beach/pool towels
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
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Description

from Welk Resorts Hotel & Splashatorium
Check-In: 4:00pm Check-Out: 10:00am
The Welk Resort, 2020 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, offers a 10,000 sq ft indoor/outdoor Splash-A-Torium, mini-golf, dining, live theatre, daily planned activities, just 15 minutes to Silver Dollar City & Hwy 76, and everything else Branson has to offer, including shows, lakes, golf, shopping, and most especially, the friendliness of our people!

Welk Resorts highest priority is the health and wellness of our guests and team members. We are closely monitoring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization’s (WHO) statements related to COVID-19 and following their guidance along with our federal, state, and local health departments and governments.

The 10,000 sq foot indoor/outdoor Splash-A-Torium has a 117-foot waterslide, kids' interactive splash zone and hot whirlpool! Not available for Rooms booked without Splash Access.

Note new safety guidelines: Maximum of 70 people allowed in the water park at once.
Two hour increments per reservation and there is a 30 minute cleaning within the two hour period.
Guests can reserve upon check-in or by calling a number provided at check-in
Guests can only reserve two times a day.

Breakfast is now the only thing offered at the restaurant and served from 7:30-10:30 and is served off menu, but all you can eat.

  • Free mini-golf and kids' playground (seasonal)

  • Additional outdoor pool (seasonal)

  • Four-story hotel with inside corridors and elevators (159 rooms)

  • Clubhouse with fitness and game rooms. Daily planned activities year round for all age groups, from wine tasting and painting to pilates, teddy bear stuffers and s'mores. Something for everyone! Not available for Two Queen Only room accommodation.

  • Wi-Fi available for free

  • On-site restaurant not included in room rate. Breakfast is served from 7:30-10:30 a.m. and is served off menu, but all you can eat.

  • Smoke-free Stage Door Lounge

  • Hospitality rooms/meeting and banquet facilities

  • Handicap-accessible & hearing-impaired rooms available

  • 100% non-smoking rooms

  • Kids stay free with parents


Tripster Customer Reviews

34 Reviews
Peggy Zitta
Troy, IL
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Christmas Getaway"
January 2020
The hotel and front desk staff were wonderful. The activities staff...not so wonderful. We attended several scheduled events only to find that the person in charge of the event made a decision not to have the event. We were told things like there was too many kids. I thought the reason to offer the event was to draw the kids to it. In the game room we asked for controllers for the video games the attendant half way pointed and said look over there. There was no controllers and all the board games had missing pieces. We love the Welks and have always loved taking our Christmas break trip there. This time I left a little disappointed. The breakfast buffet never disappoints!!
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Tip: Not a huge water park but good for younger kids. Take money when you head to the splashatorium

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Chad Nehring
Center, TX
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Great stay"
October 2019
Clean, nice and staff was great with plenty to do on site
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Tip: Check daily schedule for on site activities and escape room on site was great

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Colleen B.
Saint Jacob, IL
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Noisy"
August 2019
To start with the beds are not queen size they are an oversized full. The noise above are room every night was like a Hurd if elephants till 1 or 2 am. But on a good note it was a very nice place for kids. The pool and slide was very nice. My granddaughter loved the activities at the pool but please make sure you take plenty of money with you because everything will cost you. The prices could be a little lower for the activities but still fun for the kids. The room we stayed in was not very clean the carpet was very worn and old.
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Patricia Schurkamp
Kansas City, KS
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Good for children"
June 2019
Although it would be a good place for kids, the employees tended to not be so friendly, the rooms had a moldy smell and mold could be seen in the bathrooms. I had two different rooms on two different floors and both had the same problems
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Laura Sonnabend
Neosho, MO
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Sadly disappointed"
December 2018
Although the staff was friendly and professional, I was sadly disappointed in the accommodations. The rooms were at best, mediocre. Not what I would expect after reading the descriptions on the Welk website and paying their rates. Even more frustrating was not having any hot water for a shower! After Letting the water “run until the water gets hot”, as told to do so by a gentleman at the front desk, an hour later the water was still cold and I no longer had the time to shower before our reserved dinner show. Needless to say, we won’t be back!
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Stacy Gilsdorf
Oakdale, MN
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Excellent Adventure!!!"
August 2018
This was my first time planning my family vacation. Everything worked perfectly! We had no issues at all. We got there, checked in, and they put us in a room right next to my aunt who was just passing through. The rooms were a tad on the smaller side, but who really spends a lot time in their room anyway? There is so much to do at the hotel! There is a list of events everywhere to make sure you don't miss a thing. The Splashatorium is pretty awesome, even for us adults! There is a smaller pool on the backside of the hotel too, which was usually less crowded and great for family wading. The rooms were clean, however, the beds weren't the most comfortable, but we all know nothing compares to our own! The breakfast buffet is great! Definitely worth the cost. Fill up early and spend less later! I would totally recommend this resort and we will stay there again for sure! P.S. If address the concierge regarding the timeshare mumbo jumbo upfront, they won't bother you again ;)
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Tip: Purchase the Splashatorium & the breakfast buffet vouchers

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Tripster Customer
Maud, TX
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Great experience!!"
July 2018
We stayed for 3 nights and really enjoyed the set up. They have activities lined up all day so even if you don't have plans you can still have fun there. My kids as well as my husband and I loved the splashatorium. The staff was super friendly and always helpful.
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Tip: Some of the activities do cost to participate in.

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Danna Hendrix
Memphis , TN
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Welk Resorts"
July 2018
We had a blast at Welk! Love the location and how the hotel offers so much to do without even having to leave. Will def be going back.
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Tip: Family place! Lots of fun.

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TripAdvisor Reviews
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marsha5775
Trinity, Texas
"Great Place"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 14, 2020 NEW
We've stayed here 2 years in a row...first year took a couple of grandkids. They loved the game room, outside and indoor pool with slide! Beautiful property for walking as well....hubby and I went this summer. Covid wasn't a problem, resort called me a week ahead of our stay so I could schedule pool time. Another great stay and much less crowded. I highly recommend Welk!
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WerldTrav3l3r
Lombard, Illinois
"Beautiful "
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 07, 2020 NEW
Very Roomy, Clean, Quiet, and Relaxing. It has a full kitchen, washer, Dryer, and a jacuzzi. Really good price per night. Located out of town, and off the strip. If you need to unwind from a long day, this is the place to stay. The room were in sleeps five, even know there is only two of us. Great place!!!
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Asetz10
"Short stay"
TripAdvisor user rating 3 out of 5
Reviewed October 04, 2020 NEW
Just needed a place to stay for one night. The room was average and had a musty smell. Very low water pressure in the shower. The beds were comfortable but the pillows were very small and flatten when you lay on them. We didn’t utilize the pool or any other features. It was about 5 to 10 minute drive to most restaurants and attractions.
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nep5239
"Great place"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed September 25, 2020 NEW
Booked last minute and no issues. Great place for kids and adults. Staff could not have been more friendly and accommodating of everything we needed. Location convenient to all the activities but far enough to get peace and quiet. Will definitely stay again.
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SimbaNala1978
North Little Rock, Arkansas
"Fair "
TripAdvisor user rating 3 out of 5
Reviewed September 22, 2020
Restaurant on site but only open for breakfast, buffet style during covid.. no thanks. Air conditioner struggled to work. Besides that eas a nice stay. The waterside (splashatorium) is $5 extra per person.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Welk Resorts Hotel & Splashatorium

How many rooms are available at The Welk Resort?

There are 159 rooms total.


How many floors constitute your property?

The hotel has 4 floors.


What is the minimum age required for check-in at The Welk Resort?

The minimum age for check-in is 21.


How many adjoining rooms are available at your property?

There are 10 sets (20 rooms) of adjoining rooms available.


Do you have a restaurant, eatery or lounge on-site?

The Stage Door Restaurant and Lounge is located on-site at the Welk Resort. The Stage Door Restaurant is open for breakfast 7:30 am to 10:00 am.

What is the charge for cribs, rollaways, microwaves & fridges?

There is no charge for cribs, but they are available on a first come, first serve basis. Rollaways and microwaves are not available. Fridges are $5 per night.


Do you have laundry facilities?

The Welk Resort Hotel has coin operated laundry facilities.


Do you have Wi-Fi?

Yes. Wi-Fi is offered free to our guests. Ask at check-in for the security password. In addition, we do have computer work stations in the hotel.


What are the pool/Splashatorium hours at The Welk Resort?

The pool is open from 10:00 am - 10:00 pm (Winter hours from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm). The water slide is open from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm and requires a minimum height of 42”. Outdoor Splash Zone is open from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm (weather permitting). Please note new guidelines: Maximum of 70 people allowed in the water park at once. Two hour increments per reservation and there is a 30 minute cleaning in within the two hour period. Guests can reserve upon check-in or by calling a number provided at check-in. Guests can only reserve two times a day.

How old do my kids need to be to use the Splash-A-Torium?

Children of all ages are welcome, but all children 14 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.


What type of parking is available?

Ample free parking is available.


Is late check-in available?

Yes. Guests can check-in 24 hours a day.


Does the Welk Resort charge a deposit upon checking in?

The Welk Resort does charge a $100 deposit that is completely refundable upon check-out.