Cartref Lake Road East

Cartref Lake Road East is situated opposite the picturesque landmark ‘Roath Park Lake’ and from the lounges and patio; residents can sit and enjoy magnificent views of the lake and wildlife. 

All 34 residents have their own private room; some will have en-suite facilities.  Communal areas consist of 2 large lounges where residents can watch T.V. or listen to music, read and take morning coffee and afternoon tea; additionally there is a small quiet lounge.

Our residents are encouraged to use our lovely gardens and go for walks around the lake, accompanied by relatives or Care Staff.

There are regular resident meetings discuss and plan for events and address the wellbeing of the community

The home has a dedicated activities co-ordinator who organises games, exercise classes and activities as well as regular outings and trips in our mini bus.

CSSIW evolution of quality of life at the home:
“Overall, we found that people living at Cartref Lake Road East receive good quality care and experience a good quality of life. We observed the daily routines and care practices within the home and saw that people were treated with high regard; staff spoke with residents respectfully and in a warm and friendly manner. The atmosphere within the home was calm and welcoming. We saw that people were provided with choices including how they received care and support, what they ate and where and how they spent their time.” 

CSSIW Inspection Report

Cartref Lake Road East


Cartref is a not-for-profit organisation. The Board of Trustees, all volunteers with professional backgrounds, are resonsible for the overall management of the Charity and meet on a monthly basis.


Top 20 Awards 2018         2019 Top 20 Awardstop20 2020 stamp

2020 Named as one of the top 20 Care Homes in Wales by 

2019 Named as one of the top 20 Care Homes in Wales by 

2018 Named as one of the top 20 Care Homes in Wales by 

2018 Recognised as a recommended care home by
2016 - Age Cymru Awards Finalist age c
2011 - Wales Care Awards, Outstanding Service Award, Nina Wright, Registered Manager, Silver Award
2009 - Award winning chef - Wales Regional Winner, went through to the UK finals


  Email us at:

  +44 (0)29 2075 3123

   +44 (0)29 2075 7941

   88/90 Lake Road East, Cardiff CF23 5NP, UK