Island Dog- Dancing Reel

Capt. Shalton Whyte Ocho Rios, Jamaica Incorporated Licensed Insured

Island Dog – Dancing Reel Charters is in beautiful Ocho Rios, Jamaica.  Captain Shalton Whyte and his crew are experienced deep sea anglers who delight in taking in taking you out on the water while you are in Jamaica.  If you have a special request such as wedding photos, beach hopping or other water sport activities please ask!

Captain Shalton has over 18 years of experience on the water.  He truly enjoys seeing the joy on the faces of his customers while they are catching the fish of a lifetime!  The crew of the Dancing Reel is attentive, well-prepared and will cater to your every need from the moment you step on the boat.  Many customers have said their day on the water with Captain Shalton and crew was the best day they have ever had!

The Dancing Reel is a 33’ Sportfisher powered by twin Mercury Engines and is equipped with a fighting chair, power poles, downriggers and outriggers and all the gear to assist you in catching a trophy fish that will be selfie-worthy!   Dancing Reel also has an inside cabin with AC, toilet and kitchen so you have a comfortable spot to get out of the sun or grab a quick bite of lunch.

Captain Shalton offers a variety of trips all targeting the pelagic fish of the Caribbean.  Are you an early riser or would you rather sleep in on vacation?  A half day morning or half day afternoon trip will have you out looking for Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Tuna and Kingfish.  A three-quarter day trip or a full day trip will give you added hours on the water in hopes of landing a trophy Sailfish and bragging rights until the next time you are in beautiful Jamaica.

A fishing trip with Island Dog – Dancing Reel Charters and Captain Shalton Whyte’s team will leave you with amazing Jamaican vacation memories.  Book with Dancing Reel Charters today!

After securing your date with a deposit online, please note that cash is the preferred method for final balance payments. All credit card final balance payments incur a 16.5% tax that is not included in the trip price that cash payments do not incur.

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  Launch Location

Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Ocho Rios

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Trips start at $650

4 Trips

1-6 guests

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33' Sport Fisherman

225 HP engine(s)

  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar
  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Smoking



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Includes 5 guests

Trip time: 7:30am to 11:30am (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

A morning trip will take you and your party fishing for big Blue Marlin, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and Kingfish. The package includes everything you need for fishing and a transportation from your resort. Please be aware that credit card payments incur a 16.5% tax that is not included in the price. Cash payments do not incur this tax.







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Includes 5 guests

Trip time: 12:30pm to 4:30pm (4 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This all-inclusive fishing trip is perfect for those that want a little extra sleep while on vacation but still want to fish. We’ll target Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Blue Marlin, and other offshore species


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Includes 6 guests

Trip time: 7:00am to 1:00pm (6 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This fishing trip is a great opportunity to add a few more hours to your time on the water and explore productive spots. You will be fishing for Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Kingfish, Sailfish, and Marlin.



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Includes 5 guests

Trip time: 7:30am to 3:30pm (8 hours)

3 Day Cancellation Policy

This full-day offshore fishing adventure will have you battling Tuna, Blue Marlin, Wahoo, Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, and Sailfish. 


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Fish Species

Blue Marlin
King Mackerel
Mahi Mahi
Yellowfin Tuna

Additional Details

Safety Features

  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • First-Aid Equipment
  • Flares
  • VHF Radio


  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Radar

Boat Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooler
  • Multimedia System
  • Refrigerator
  • TV


  • Bed
  • Kitchen
  • Shower
  • Salon
  • Toilet

Boat Gear

  • Fighting Chair
  • First Mate
  • Downriggers
  • Livewell
  • Outriggers
  • Poling Platform
  • Power Poles
  • Snorkeling Equipment

Fishing Techniques

  • Bottom Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Kite Fishing
  • Trolling

Fishing Policies

  • Children Welcome
  • Clients Keep Catch
  • No Smoking

Price Includes

  • Catch Cleaning & Filleting
  • Fishing License
  • Fresh or Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Rods, Reels & Terminal Tackle

Fishing Location

  • Offshore

About the Vessel


Capt. Shalton Whyte

Boat Type

Sport Fisherman

Boat Length


Engine Manufacturer


Number of Engines


Engine Horsepower

225 HP