In 1978, it was decided to shift the headquarters of the Raj Bhavan from Ahmedabad to Gandhinagar. On vacation of the Raj Bhavan building at Ahmedabad, it was decided that the Raj Bhavan Annexe at Ahmedabad may be continued under the possession of the Raj Bhavan for the use of Hon'ble the Governor as well as the VIP guests Raj Bhavan Annexe was built in 1924. It is beautifully located at the bank of the Sabarmati river. It has two suits fit for the VVIP accommodation. At present, it is under renovation.