Carrollton is a small city built at the conflux of Kentucky and Ohio Rivers and is the county seat of Carroll County, Kentucky. It may not offer anything spectacular to its visitors, but it is exactly its spontaneous simplicity that makes Carrollton a very appealing weekend escape for those visitors who can appreciate a good homemade breakfast while reading the morning newspaper, walks by the river, and the noon church bells. Peacefulness, simple but authentic daily moments, cheerful social locals will further enhance your moments while in Carrollton. Major Carrollton attractions include Kentucky Speedway, General Butler State Resort Park (one of the most beautiful Kentucky State Parks), the Butler-Turpin State Historic House, and the Historic Masterson House. Regarding budget accommodation, you can find plenty of good discount hotels that offer rooms for under $65 per night.