Shoreline Landscaping Design is your premiere Santa Cruz landscape contractor. We handle all aspects of residential landscaping design and maintenance in homes throughout Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Counties, including Capitola, Aptos, Scotts Valley, Los Gatos, Saratoga, and beyond. We specialize in sustainable landscaping and the design and construction of all aspects of outdoor living including—patios, shade structures, stone walkways, inviting gardens, outdoor kitchens, sports areas and water features.

Full-Service Landscape Design in Santa Cruz
from Natural Settings to Formal Elegance


We have an artistic commitment to unique garden designs featuring:

  • Sustainable Landscaping
  • Drought Tolerant Plants
  • Native Californian Vegetation
  • Formal Gardens
  • Trellises
  • Arbors
  • Integrated Drainage


Add to the beauty and value of your home, with minimal water use, by adding:

  • Custom Stonework
  • Intricate Tile Design
  • Retaining Walls
  • Stone Pathways
  • Backyard Fire Pits
  • Stairways
  • Outdoor Showers
  • Driveways


Our custom water features include a variety of centerpieces including:

  • Contemplative Koi Ponds
  • Native Riparian Spaces
  • Naturalistic Waterfalls
  • Wall and Free-Standing Fountains
  • Footbridges


Convert your backyard to support your hobby, entertaining desires, or favorite form of exercise by turning it into:

  • Bocce Ball Court
  • An Outdoor Kitchen
  • A Dining Area
  • A Yoga Zone
  • A Horseshoe Pit
  • Terraces
  • Play Structures
  • Putting Greens
  • Outdoor Lighting & Heating