The Staff of Life in Ticknall - a striking country village in the heart of Derbyshire - is just moments from Calke Park. The Grade II Listed building in South Derby has just seven chic rooms with en suite facilities. Each room has a flat-screen television and complimentary WiFi connection for those who like to be online. The inn offers traditional British cuisine in a cosy pub atmosphere, using mostly local produce. Each morning a full English breakfast is served. The guesthouse provides on-site car parking for no extra fee and without need for prior reservation.