If I'm in a place where is only a bathroom for the opposite gender and I want to ask if there is a bathroom for people of my gender should I say:

Do you know if there is a man's/woman's bathroom around here?


Do you know if there is a bathroom for men/women around here?

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    You can ask "Is there a men's/women's room?" – Weather Vane Jan 11 at 11:36
  • See this NGram showing that we nearly always pluralise the "adjectival possessive" nouns in men's bathroom, women's bathroom, even when the relevant bathroom itself is singular (and obviously OP only needs to find one! :) – FumbleFingers Jan 11 at 17:37

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