Lisbon, Portugal Small town house with the warmth of a private club. In a quiet street, just off the Av. da Liberdade, Lisbon?s main street, 30 spacious rooms. Dating from the 1940?s and designed by a famous portuguese modernist architect Cassiano Branco the Hotel Britania is the only hotel of this period that survived unscathed. The original Art Deco ambience was recently restored and the hotel was classified as an historic building. Tradition and modernity go hand in hand in this small family run hotel.