Reel Addiction Charters

65821 Overseas Highway
Layton FL, United States

If you are looking for a great time on the water pulling fish over the rail, then Reel Addiction Charters is the crew for you! Whether you are interested in live bait, bottom, reef and wreck, or deep sea fishing, Captain Alex Hernandez offers it all. He grew up fishing the middle Keys and will definitely put you on some fish.

Jump aboard his 25’ Whitewater CC for a day full of fishing and learning. The boat provides plenty of deck space to comfortably accommodate up to five anglers and features a T-top for shade. It is powered by twin 200HP Mercury outboard engines and comes equipped with GPS, fishfinder, VHF radio, live bait tank, and ice box to keep your catch fresh. 

Reel Addiction Charters specializes in various techniques, including fishing with light and heavy tackle, bottom fishing, drift fishing, handline, and kite fishing, and offers half and full day trip options to target species such as Grouper and Snapper on the nearshore reefs and wrecks, or Mahi Mahi, Tuna and King Mackerel and more on the offshore waters. Trips include rods, reels and tackle, live bait, lures, catch cleaning and packaging, and bottled water.

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip - Offshore
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 900
    up to 5 persons
    Head out to the deep to search for Mahi Mahi, Tuna, King Mackerel and more. Once our limit is caught we will target a different species nearshore. Price include rods, reels and tackle, live bait, lures, catch cleaning and packaging, and bottled water.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip - Reef/Wreck
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    4 hours trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 600
    up to 5 persons
    Fish for Mangrove and Yellowtail Snappers on the reef and get a chance at a trophy Mutton or Amberjack on the wreck, all in a 4-hour trip! Price include rods, reels and tackle, live bait, lures, catch cleaning and packaging, and bottled water.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Grouper (Black)
King Mackerel (Kingfish)

Snapper (Mangrove)
Snapper (Mutton)
Snapper (Yellowtail)

Boat Specs

Whitewater (Center console) originally built in 1986, and restored in 2005. Powered by 2 200HP Mercury engines.

25 ft
5 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate


Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Layton to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

About the Captain

Alejandro Hernandez
Layton, Florida, United States
Member since July 2016
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

4.67 out of 5 stars from 3 reviews

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We caught lots of fish! I had three teenagers that had a blast! The captain was very knowledgeable and friendly. I would definitely go again!!

Fished June 9, 2018
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Very personable, knowledgeable, and accommodating.  Will book another trip withAlex again.  Caught lots of fish!  Made our trip to the keys well worth it!

Fished June 20, 2017
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Fished November 25, 2016
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