My place is close to Harvard Business School, Boston University, Harvard University, Green Line, Red Line, and bus. Located in lower Allston, 5 to 10 mins walk to Harvard Business School, 15 to 20 mins walk to Harvard Square, 5 mins drive to Boston University. Bus 66, 86, and 64 is 3 min walk. I-90, Storrow drive, Memorial drive is 2 mins away..
Very Safe Area, very often run at midnight and never had any problem.