Big Country Hotel & Suites Located in Abilene, Texas, this hotel is 7 miles from Hardin-Simmons University and features an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi access. Frontier Texas is 15 minutes’ drive away. Each guest room at the Big Country Hotel and Suites Abilene features a flat-screen cable TV. They are decorated with dark wood furnishings and rich colors and have a microwave and a refrigerator. Guests at the Abilene Big Country Hotel and Suites can enjoy a work out at the on-site fitness center. A snack shop and 24-hour front desk are also available. A daily hot continental breakfast is served in the lobby. The Abilene Zoo and the Taylor County Expo Center are both 8 miles from the hotel. Abilene Christian University is 10 miles away.