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3 Chestnut Road

Fairwater, Cardiff


02920 555 139

128 Cowbridge Road West

Ely, Cardiff


02920 561 145


Following the COVID lockdown we have now reopened. 

We are operating a locked door policy and strict appointment only system for everyones safety.

Please do not attend either practice without first calling on one of the numbers below.

We are prioritising the care we offer according to need and at this time are still not carrying out routine eye examinations.  If you have any concern about your eyes, your sight or your existing spectacles please phone to discuss this and we will endevour to do all we can to help.

We are happy to replace spectacles and order contact lenses to previous specifications

 thus minimising close face to face appointments.

We are not currently sending routine reminders to our existing patients, please don't worry if you are over due your routine check.  If your eyes are comfortable, your vision is good and you have spectacles that work well for the tasks you need it is safer at this time to postpone your examination for awhile.

To discuss any concerns about your eyes please call:

Fairwater Branch: 029 20555139

Ely Branch: 029 20561145 

Opening hours: 9:00 to 1:00 and 2:00 to 5:00

Please note we are closed all day Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

For further information we can also be contacted by email:

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.