If you are interested in applying for a Hotel receptionist role then you will need to be a keen receptionist ideally with some previous hotel experience. As a hotel receptionist you will be taking calls from people enquiring to stay at the hotel as well as dealing with people coming into the hotel for their stay. This can be people for leisure purposes or business depending on the hotel.
You will need to wear many hats in this role and you will need to have an excellent telephone manner as well as be able to provide good customer service to your guests and potential guests.
You will need to be able to learn about the hotel and the leisure industry and be able to help and support your guests at the hotel.
If you have found a role in which you want to apply for, please see the below example covering letter.
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Hotel Receptionist Cover Letter Example
222 Every Road, Any Town, AA1 1BB
Mrs Jane Smith
Application for the role of Hotel Receptionist
I would like to apply for the role of Hotel Receptionist that I have seen advertised in (which publication, when and any job reference).
I am an experienced receptionist who is very interested in applying for this role. I have had previous experience in working as a receptionist supporting self catering apartments and I feel that I have gained some similar experience to what you are looking for in this role.
I feel that I have excellent communication skills, a good telephone manner and an ability to deal with guests and customers well. I am organised and thorough, I understand the duties that will be required in this role and feel that I could perform these well.
I am very efficient and presentable. I like to learn new skills and am happy to do whatever training I need to in order to ensure that I am the most effective in my work.
Please find attached CV for your consideration. I am happy to answer any questions that you may have regarding my application.
Thank you for taking the time to read my application. I look forward to hearing from you.