English version

rest area

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Outdoor, Roads
rest areaˈrest ˌarea noun [countable]  especially American EnglishDLOTTR a place near a road where you can stop and rest, go to the toilet etc
Examples from the Corpus
rest areaThey were in a rest area, with comfortable chairs and sofas arranged round coffee tables.I pass up a roadside rest area, a happy hunting ground for new cars and ready cash.Meanwhile, the waiter went straight to the staff rest area and, using a coin phone, dialled his contact.
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