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The Welk

Golf course near escondido ca

The Welk Golf Course

The Welk offers a pair of 18-hole layouts, the Oaks Course and the Fountains Course. Built in 1964, both courses are scenic golf courses near Escondido, CA and designated by GOLF DIGEST as “Best Places to Play.”

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Amenities & Facilities

  • Two golf courses to choose from – the Oaks Course and the Fountains Course
  • Fountains 19 Patio and 9th Hole Snack Shop
  • Golf Tournament services with dedicated outing coordinator on site
  • Professional Golf Instruction and Clinics offered
  • The Welk features the Canyon Grille, Welk Theatre, weekly Farmer’s Markets and resort accommodations.

Amenities & Facilities

  • Alternative sports including footgolf and FlingGolf on The Oaks course
  • Practice putting green
  • Complete Golf Shop with the latest Golf Equipment and Golf Apparel
  • Happy Hour specials, craft beers on tap, and patio seating at the Golf Shop

Course Pricing

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Fountains Course

Membership Type Weekday Weekend
Public $51 $54
Owner/Resort Guest $21 $21
JC Players $41 $44
Early Bird $41 $44

Twilight

Public: 1pm (DST)
JC Players: 12:30pm (DST)

$41 $44

Super Twilight

Public: 4 pm (DST)
JC Players: 3:30 pm (DST)

$33 $33
JC 20/30 Club $20 $30
Jr. Public $22 $24
JC Junior $25 $27

 

Oaks Course

Membership Type Weekday Weekend
Public $23 $23
Owner/Resort Guest $21 $21
JC Players $18 $18
Early Bird $18 $18

Twilight

Public: 1pm (DST)
JC Players: 12:30pm (DST)

$18 $18

Super Twilight

Public: 4 pm (DST)
JC Players: 3:30 pm (DST)

$15 $15
JC Jr. Players $15 $19
FootGolf $16 $16
FootGolf Jr.  $16

$11

DiscGolf/FlingGolf $15 $18

Holiday & Specialty Schedules

For single bookings, please call the pro shop for availability.
Spectator Fees - Fountains $13; Oaks $10
RATES DO NOT INCLUDE GOLF CARTS.
CARTS BASED ON AVAILABILITY
RATES AND COURSES SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
* Rate does not include cart, valid after 1:00 pm on weekends and holidays.
†$10 to replay.
For club rentals, contact the pro shop at (760) 749-3225.

Book a Tournament

Offering a variety of formats such as match play, best-ball or scramble, The Welk is the perfect destination for your next golf event. Both its Fountains and Oaks courses offer options for every skill level. For added challenge and fun, The Oaks course even features a footgolf course – great for corporate team building! The full-service Tournaments Team at The Welk will help you plan a successful and fun event.

Bob Thurston | First Assistant/Tournament Sales Director
Call: (760) 749-3225 x 22173
Email: BThurston@jcresorts.com

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JC PlayersCard Program

Save every time you play with San Diego golf deals and discounts. Offering cardholders free rounds of golf and discounted green fees at the area’s finest golf courses, the JC Players Card program is San Diego’s best golf value.

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Golf Alternatives

FlingGolf

FlingGolf is a fun sport that includes skills similar to lacrosse, baseball, and hockey. To hit the greens, it requires only one club (a FlingStick™) and a golf ball. 

FlingGolf Tee Times at Welk – the Oaks Course – (760) 749-3225

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Golf Alternatives

FootGolf

It’s not soccer, it’s not golf, it's hybrid footgolf! Come out for a fun game of footgolf with friends and family!

Book a footgolf tee time, just like a golf round, or call the pro shop for assistance.
Footgolf Tee Times at Welk – the Oaks Course – (760) 749-3225

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Golf Alternatives

Disc Golf

Play the new 18-hole, par-3 disc golf course on The Oaks course at The Welk! Designed to complement the natural terrain of north Escondido, the greens, water features and course turns create a fun, challenging disc-throwing experience. 

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Frequent Player Cards

Fab Five Card

The Fab Five Card allows you to play for less than $13/round! The card includes 5 rounds of golf or footgolf at Welk’s Oaks Course! For just $65, the Fab Five Card expires 1 year after the date of purchase.

Frequent Player Cards

The Beginners Package

The Beginners Package includes 18 holes of golf on the Oaks Course, Rental Clubs and Pull Cart, and a sleeve of golf balls and tees for just $30.

Frequent Player Cards

Fountains 3-Pack

The Fountains 3-Pack includes 3 rounds of golf on the Fountains Course and cart for $115.

Lesson & Camps
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Lessons & Camps

Course Lessons

Join us for some fun and learn a sport you can play at any age or improve your game with our private lessons.

Call the Pro Shop, (760) 749-3225 for more information.

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Lessons & Camps

Play With A Pro Lesson

Play 9 holes with a PGA Professional and receive tips, drills, and strategies!

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Lessons & Camps

JC Junior Golf Program

From the fundamentals of the golf swing to the rules of the game, JC Junior Golf is the stepping stone for up-and-coming golfers. JC Golf’s Junior Golf Program includes lessons, clinics, camps, leagues, and a beginner golf tour that provides a foundation for kids to enjoy golf for years to come.

Lessons & Camps

Nike Summer Camps

Summer golf camp for kids of all skill levels is available at The Welk.

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Fountains 19 Patio

Fountains 19 Patio is located behind the 18th green of the Oaks Course, situated perfectly under two mature oak trees giving plenty of shade all day. Order from the Pro Shop Drinks & Snacks Menu or order takeout* at the 9th Hole Snack Shack or Canyon Grill and bring back to the Fountains 19 Patio and enjoy.

Open 7 days a week.

*Staff is available to pick up to-go orders based on availability.

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Men's & Women's Clubs

Men’s Club

Meet every Thursday for an 8am start time and play 18 holes on The Fountains course. Breakfast is available at the turn, and discounts are provided for drinks and pro shop merchandise.

Call the Pro Shop at (760) 749-3225 to sign up today!

Men's & Women's Clubs

Women’s Club

Meet every Wednesday for an 8am start time and play 18 holes on The Fountains course. Breakfast is served at the turn and discounts are provided for drinks and pro shop merchandise.

Let's Play Golf!