Experience Welk Resorts in Branson

With luxury amenities and lodging, Broadway-inspired entertainment and 10,000 square feet of aquatic park adventure, Welk Resorts offers a special getaway for your next Branson vacation.

Inspired by the vision of music legend Lawrence Welk, Welk Resorts specializes in family hospitality from its five locations: San Diego, Palm Springs and Lake Tahoe in California, Cabo San Lucas in Baja, Mexico, and Branson. Visitors to the Branson resort are welcomed with plenty to see and do, all on the Welk property grounds!


Welk Resorts has two incredible lodging options available to guests at the Branson resort. You’ll find rustic themed accommodations at The Lodges at Timber Ridge, complete with exposed wood beams, stone fireplaces and private balconies or patios. Guests can stay active at the on-site fitness center or see a live production at the Welk Resort Theatre. Timber Ridge visitors are also just a short distance from the resort’s Splash-a-Torium, an indoor/outdoor water attraction open year-round!

The Branson Hotel at Welk Resorts features classically styled rooms with a modern touch, furnished with executive workstation areas, complimentary WiFi, a 32″ LCD flat panel TV and signature bath amenities. Deluxe and Premium rooms make this hotel ideal for families and couples.


Not your traditional water attraction, the Splash-a-Torium at Welk Resorts has extra room to splash and keep cool … more than 10,000 square feet, to be exact! The indoor/outdoor play area includes traditional and heated pool areas, hot tubs and a 117-foot water slide. The outdoor portion is open seasonally, but you can splash and slide anytime during the year inside the Splash-a-Torium.

While drying off after your time in the water, you can enjoy activities through the resort’s INSPIRED FOR YOU program, which provides unique resort experiences for all ages. Activities range from guided hikes and archery lessons to leather crafting and dive-in movies in the Splash-a-Torium.


Entertainment is in no short supply at Welk Resorts in Branson. From musical productions to world-renowned artists and musicians on tour, Welk Resort Theatre is home to exceptional performances all year long. Check out these family-friendly productions happening in 2019:

Shrek The Musical: Based on the Oscar-winning Dreamworks Animation film, “Shrek The Musical” opens at the Welk Resort Theatre on June 8th and runs through August 10th. The  world’s favorite ogre and swamp friends will come to life on stage, bringing daring adventure and a heart-warming message for the whole family. 

Million Dollar QuartetSmash-hit musical “Million Dollar Quartet” is returning to Branson for its 5th season at the Welk Resort Theatre in 2019. Based on the Tony Award winning Broadway musical, “Million Dollar Quartet” tells the true story of the famous recording session where Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll," brought together icons Elvis PresleyJohnny CashJerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night. The show will open August 29th and run through December 5th.

Daniel O’Donnell: Daniel O’Donnell also returns to Branson this holiday season with a special Christmas production at Welk Resort Theatre. Showcasing Christmas classics along with Daniel’s iconic blend of country and Irish folk music, this production is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. “Christmas and More with Daniel O’Donnell” runs November 1st through the 23rd.

For announcements regarding more performances at Welk Resort Theatre, visit here.


Fuel up for all your resort activities at the Stage Door Restaurant. You’ll find all your breakfast favorites on the restaurant’s daily breakfast menu, including hash browns, breakfast casserole, eggs, bacon and waffles. The Stage Door also offers a wide variety of healthy menu options for each mealtime, making it easy for guests to stay on track while on vacation. Take advantage of casual poolside dining, have lunch on the restaurant patio or grab a meal to-go to enjoy from the comfort of your room. Those needing a quick refreshment can visit the restaurant’s lounge for appetizers, sandwiches, a variety of cocktails, specialty beers, wine, or non-alcoholic beverages.

With on-site attractions, entertainment and first-class accommodations, Welk Resorts in Branson offers a one-of-a-kind hospitality experience.

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