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3 Chestnut Road

Fairwater, Cardiff


02920 555 139

128 Cowbridge Road West

Ely, Cardiff


02920 561 145


We have now temporarily closed both our Fairwater and Ely branches until further notice.   If you have an eye emergency a number of other local Optometrists are offering an emergency service.  A full list and rota of participating practices can be found at

Please make contact with them by phone in the first instance so that they can advise you of the best action to take.

You may find the following practices convenient:

R.N. Roberts at 282 North Road Gabalfa  CF14 3BN  TEL 029 20619990

Chalmers Opticians at 36 Albany Road Roath  CF24 3RQ  TEL  029 20487375


For further information we can also be contacted by email:

or by telephoning 029 20561145, wait for the practice closure message to finish, the phone will then divert to our voicemail service and you can then leave a message.  Someone will get back to you.

If you require a copy of your prescription plesase email us and in most cases we will be able to provide this.

We thank all our patients for there support and loyalty and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

About Us

Helen and Ben Cope have been providing eye care in the local community for over 30 years.  Through our web site we hope to introduce even more people to our practice and the service we offer.

We have practices in both Fairwater and Ely, with friendly staff and a wide range of spectacles and vision services

Professional Service

Trying on glasses


Featured Projects

Eye examination

Experienced Staff

We have a small, friendly team of opticians and support staff who have many years experience between them

Click here to find out more about our staff

Choosing glasses

Range of fashionable eyewear and contact lenses

We stock a wide range of frames and are confident we can suit all styles and budgets

Cope Opticians can fit and supply your contact lenses- call us for more information

Sunglass model

Personal service

We offer a thorough eye examinations with longer appointments than most chain brand opticians.

We pride ourselves on our personal service and want to know your individual visual needs.

Through a painless examination of the health of your eyes, we can ensure they are healthy and address any concerns.