Dear Mr. Kaufman,
I recently found your listing seeking a Hotel Clerk for West Des Moines Marriott. I would love the opportunity to interview for this position, and have included my resume for your convenience.
I am now working towards a degree in Hospitality Management, and will be finished with a degree in 2009. As I have lived in Monticello for the past few years, I am well acquainted with your hotel and its long standing reputation. I would love to bring my education and training in Hospitality, my love for people, and my ability to multi task to West Des Moines Marriott.
Thank you for reviewing this cover letter and my enclosed qualifications; and please contact me at (555)-555-5555 to set up a time to speak about the details. Thank you for your time.
Resume Attached as MS Word Document