Stewart Island, New Zealand: an obligatory destination for birders visiting NZ. Pelagic trips leave from here and boats can also take you to Ulva island. Prices range from 38-80€.
From here you can arrange pelagic trips or get on a boat to the famous Ulva Island, where you can spend a morning or a day birding. Some species here are really difficult to track down on the mainland: Rifleman, Yellowhead, Sputh Island Saddleback, Yellow-crowned Parakeet, Stewart Island Weka and the Stewart Island Kiwi.
On Stewart Island you can see Red-crowned Parakeet, Brown Creeper, Tomtit and South Island Kaka.
Prices range from 32$ per person per shared room to 80$ for a double room. Neat, clean, peaceful with a good atmosphere, shared kitchen and bathrooms, bedrooms can be shared or private.