Liz Lambert is the founder of Bunkhouse Hotels, the hospitality group behind beloved hotels such as Hotel Saint Cecilia and Hotel San Jose in Austin, El Cosmico in Marfa, and Hotel San Cristóbal Baja in Todos Santos, Mexico.

Larry McGuire is the co-founder of McGuire Moorman Hospitality, the decorated Austin-based restaurant group  including Jeffrey’s, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Elizabeth Street Café, and June’s All Day.
The long-time friends launched Lambert McGuire in early 2019. As celebrated and seasoned hotelier and restaurateur, Liz and Larry lead the design practice with creative vision that is complemented by vast operational experience in the hospitality space.
With dexterity between adaptive reuse and new build, the studio’s restaurant, hotel, and retail projects span local, regional and overseas destinations.


Liz Lambert


Larry McGuire


Kristin Murray

Studio director

Ellie Lochridge

Director of Interiors

Claire Cornett

lead Project Architect / RA / LEED Green Associate

Brian Green

lead project designer

Cameron Carr


Michelle Garayburu


Hattie Sherman

architectural designer

Lee Wilde

design project coordinator

Megan Rider

design intern

Stefan Brits

Design Intern

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