Our philosophy

Your vision, our philosophy

At Destination Living, our philosophy is to create and deliver an architecturally designed beautiful home you will be proud of. We bring your idea of luxury and comfort to the fore, then ensure the layout of your home’s indoor and outdoor spaces flow, work together and are centred on the lifestyle you have in mind.

Each area is crafted to meet a specific mood and function; enaging entertainment areas, quiet private spaces and environments to encourage relaxation, recuperation or inspiration to express yourself.

For any stage of life

Each phase of our lives brings new possibilities. Whether you have a growing family, are transitioning to new life in retirement or recasting your living to include aging parents or returning children, we can help bring the next stage of life to fulfilment.

We’ll help you imagine your home’s ability to cater for your lifestyle as it grows and shifts, incorporating new possibilities for entertaining, working from home, a change in your interests or the movement of family members.

A collage of three images the first is a woman playing with her dog in the living room of her new custom built home by Destination Living the second is a young girl sitting in a nook on her phone and the third is a new bathroom built by Destination Living

Example wish list:

  • study nook
  • walk in robe
  • art studio
  • study areas
  • hidden cellar
  • hidden safe
  • drying room
  • rooftop deck
  • indoor/outdoor living
  • barbeque area
  • large bedrooms
  • entertaining spaces

Capture unique possibilities and spaces that excite

At Destination Living, we architecturally design a beautiful home with you. We craft each room to capture a special mood and consider the flow of indoor and outdoor spaces across your home’s layout so it works beautifully.

A sketch of a custom designed house by Destination Living

Example house personality:

  • down to earth
  • cosy and warm
  • organised
  • relaxed
  • light filled
  • open
  • playful

Personalising your design

Your home is a statement of your unique personality – as well as a living, functional environment.

Some people prefer slick, clean lines and finishes, while others revel in vibrant colours and quirkiness. Some people crave a warm, homely feel rich with natural materials and organic surfaces while others desire a futuristic environment promising yet to be imagined possibilities.

Whatever your preference, we’ll guide you on the design, materials and construction methods to give your home that special, highly personal ambience.

A dog standing in front of a fireplace

Industrial look

The bedroom of a young girl with paintings of butterflies on the wall

Bright and fun

A woman walks down the wooden hallway of her new custom built home by Destination Living


A sliding door reveals a bath tub in the bathroom of a custom home built by Destination Living

Cosy and natural

Two kids are playing in the garden of their new custom home built by Destination Living

Open play area

A white spiral staircase behind three white light fixtures

Ordered, clean lines


1300 637 837
[email protected]


281 Lower Heidelberg Road
East Ivanhoe VIC 3079

Level 1, 181 – 191 Bay Street
Brighton VIC 3186

If you would like an assessment of your site or project, we’d love to hear from you.