The Hamilton Design Group provides creative and functional design solutions that respond to the clients needs and budget, while increasing the enjoyment and value of their property for years to come. landscape-architecture-design-aboutExperienced in a wide variety of project types and sizes, we have the ability to ensure thoughtful design solutions that are unique and responsive to the characteristics of each site while reflecting your lifestyle and taste. We strive to exceed client expectations and provide an exceptional level of service.

HDG values a team approach in regards to the design process. In order to successfully bring our visions from design to reality, we collaborate with Clients, Contractors, Landscape Architects, Architects, Engineers, Home Builders, and Artists. Our underlying design theory is to approach each project using ecology based design principles. Ecological landscapes are creative and functional with an emphasis on sustainability: Colorful native and mediterranean drought-tolerant plantings, water conserving irrigation systems, using local or native materials where ever possible, using decorative natural stone masonry, water and fire features, low voltage outdoor lighting and much more.


Scott Hamilton, Landscape Architect and owner of the Hamilton Design Group, has over 10 years of combined professional work experience in the field of Landscape Architecture and the Residential Landscape Design/Build environment.

  • Landscape Architect – CA License # 5931
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture – Cal Poly, SLO

Surfrider Foundation – Ocean Friendly Gardens
California Native Plant Society, San Diego Chapter